designs for bathroom
. A bold bath in a New Jersey home makes a strong statement.Powder rooms are places where you can gild the lily, says designer Mona Ross Berman.We used a loud geometric in a bright ocean blue to give it a slightly over the top feeling.Wallpaper is Recessed from Studio Printworks.
Old School Glamour
. In an antique filled Victorian house in Illinois, designer Annie Brahler chose the master bath chocolaty walls to play up the brilliant whites of a recycled tub, curtains in Kally Almost White sheer from Hancock Fabrics, and Daltile floor and shower tiles.The crystal light fixture is a 1980s update of old school glamour.
Multi Hued Bathroom
. Creating an idyllic bath for a Long Island home, designer DD Allen choose a blue palette but did not limit herself to one shade.The custom watery blue of the polished Venetian plaster walls picks up the blue in the floor tiles.Waterworks Classic Undermount tub.Venetian Plaster by JJ Snyder Studio.Architecture by Michael Pierce.
. In the master bathroom of a California beach bungalow designed by Chad Eisner, walls are painted Pratt & Lambert Solitary and the paneling is painted Silver Birch.It a lighter version of the paint in the bedroom, which I first saw at an art gallery in France, Eisner says.Sinks, faucets, ceiling fixtures, and marble flooring are by Waterworks.
Subtly Pink Bathroom
. The master bath is truly feminine a serene and pretty oasis, says designer Christine Murphy about the master bath in a colorful New York City apartment.Glossy pale pink walls pick up on the pale pink accents in the marble tile from Complete Tile.Tub from Wetstyle Cube collection.
Blue on Blue Bathroom
. Pure as a Shaker church, a Nantucket beach house blue master bathroom gets its airy look from high ceilings and walls painted with Farrow & Ball Borrowed Light.Designer Frank Roop drew the mosaic tile floor on a computer with CAD software, and Tile Showcase manufactured it in one piece, like a carpet.
. Glass tiles from Waterworks line the walls and floor in the guest bathroom of this California country home by designer Jay Jeffers.The amber stripes break up the space and add a note of whimsy.The pair of sinks are from Waterworks.Deco mirrors from Pottery Barn
A Bright Red Bathroom
. Designer Steven Sclaroff covered a TriBeCa loft bathroom in a bright wallpaper, Jardin Chinois by Christopher Norman.The Waterworks classic rectangular tub is enveloped in solid teak.
. In the powder room of a whimsical prewar New York City apartment, designer Fawn Galli painted the ornate shield mirror to match the purple in Cole & Son Orchid wall paper.
. The crystal ship chandelier was a whimsical last minute selection, says designer Ken Fulk about the master bath in a Victorian San Franciscan house.
Casual Red Bathroom
. A striped rug from Ikea brightens the bath in a Bridgehampton, New York house bathroom.There a discipline to stripes, design consultant Ellen ONeill says.When I worked at Ralph Lauren, we attended stripe class awning stripes, regimental stripes, ticking stripes.I love them all.Canvas sling chair from Bloom.Striped towels by Ralph Lauren.Good Morning towel from Pearl River.
. The Michelangelo soaking tub from Hydro Systems takes center stage in the master bath of a comfortable bachelor pad in Southern California designed by Parrish Chilcoat and Joe Lucas.Ballard Designs lantern.
Perfect Focal Point
. Striped palazzo curtains in Victoria Hagan fabric from Holly Hunt hang on either side of the sunken tub in the master bath of this Michael Berman designed Los Angeles home.They offer a graphic counterpoint to the Dunn Edwards Perfect Pear paint on the walls and ceiling.
Antique French Bathroom
. Marbleized paper Pheasant by Twigs and a 1940s French metal mirror complement a New York apartment powder room vintage marble sink and antique fixtures designed by Todd Klein.
. The guest bath in Fulk vacation home feels authentic to the period of the house, but also clean and modern, he says.Pedestal tub and fixtures from Sunrise Specialty.
Lime Green Bath
. Ann Sacks tiles stripe a California pool bath from floor to ceiling, giving the space a modern, unified look.To avoid breaking up the continuity, designers Heidi Bonesteel and Michele Trout frosted the shower wall only in the middle.We love stripes, but wed never seen them before in a wall tile.It perky and different, Bonesteel says.Ann Sacks Capri ceramic floor tiles.Dornbracht hooks.
. Designer Betty Lou Phillips chose a luxurious French inspired theme for the decoration of her Dallas bathroom.She paid attention to details, such as the tub and its floor mounted water filler, the 19th century crystal chandelier, the freestanding nickel leg washstands, the vintage glass pharmacy chest, and fittings that read chaud and froid.They give the room character, a period feel.Theyre functional, too, of course.That another French trait the
Traditional White Bathroom
. Designer Lindsey Coral Harper updated fixtures in the master bath of a North Carolina home, added Carrara marble tiles, and had the tub glazed from beige to white.Waterworks sink.
. Designer Barry Dixon added sconces by Crowder and an Urban Smokebell lantern by Baker in the bathroom in a Victorian row house in Capitol Hill.I love this washstand from Waterworks, because I can hang wet towels without having to have towel bars everywhere, Dixon says.
. By painting the claw foot tube midnight blue, designer Deirdre Heekin gave it a glamorous update.She and Caleb Barber designed their cozy Vermont cottage based off of the Italian countryside.
Bright Black Bath
. In the master bath shower of a modern New York beach house designed by architect Cary Tamarkin, the walls are clad in black porcelain tiles that soar up to a wall to wall skylight.
Tub with a View
. The sculptural Waterworks tub is placed on a slight diagonal, with a view of the dunes in the bathroom of a Swedish inspired Southampton beach house.This is a moment of romance and surprise, Designer David Netto says, like a candlelit dinner in a barn.Dornbracht faucet.Porthault towel.
Sleek Powder Room
. Designers James Michael and Phoebe Howard found their inspiration from a New York City apartment in the Hollywood hit Something Gotta Give.Kohler Stillness faucet and Ladena sink in the powder room, with sidesplash of Asher Grey marble tiles from Ann Sacks.
. Cavern Home Blackbird wallpaper is a graphic counterpoint that seems to grow on the ceiling, too to Silestone backsplash and shelf in White Zeus in a house designed by Thom Filicia, inspired by The Big Chill.Purist sink, Stillness faucet, and Hatbox toilet by Kohler.
Retro Chic Bathroom
. In the master bath of a Andy Warhol inspired apartment, designed by Groves, Veranda Bamboo tiles by Ann Sacks are reminiscent of a fluted column and add texture to the natural palette.
Elegant Arizona Bathroom
. The master bath of this peaceful Arizona home, by Dana Lyon, with its luxurious Empire tub and polished nickel Etoile fixtures by Waterworks, has a view of a private enclosed garden.
. In the master bathroom of her light filled home with a loft like feel, photographer Amy Neunsinger combined an elegant claw foot tub with a casual woven rug.
A Pink Bathroom
. Designed by Amanda Nisbet, a jewel toned Manhattan apartment master bath is prettily wrapped in an overscale Manual Canovas paper from Cowtan & Tout.
Fanciful Powder Room
. Michael S.Smith selected Shanghai Deco wallpaper in red from Clarence House to add a fanciful touch in a Santa Monica house, powder room.Swing arm sconces with milk glass shades from Ann Morris.Console sink from Smith Country collection for Kallista.
Blue and White Tiled Bath
. The master bathroom wainscoting of Portuguese glazed tiles was installed by the former owner decorator.Arent they gorgeous. says Joe Nye.He slipcovered a Pottery Barn side chair in a complementary blue and white linen stripe from Rogers & Goffigon.
A Romantic Master Bath
. In this master bath designed by Fern Santini, Princess Yellow limestone from Ann Sacks surrounds a bathtub by Kohler.
A Traditional Bathroom
. House Beautiful editor in chief Newell Turner New York home bathroom is clean and traditional, with a recessed Kohler medicine cabinet flanked by Somerson sconces from Pottery Barn.The Bancroft towel holder, pedestal sink, and faucets are also from Kohler.
Under the Sea
. To mimic the ocean outside this Laguna Beach bathroom, designers Heidi Bonesteel and Michele Trout added a border of turquoise blue tile.Underneath it, the walls are finished with foot square tiles, which give the room a clean, spa like look because there are fewer grout lines.
A Luxurious Bathroom
. Double French doors in a French style New Orleans cottage master bath designed by Karyl Pierce Paxton open to the courtyard, screened by a ten foot cedar fence.The sink base is an 18th century French buffet with Kohler fixtures.
. Paint makes the big statement here, giving a narrow space the depth of sea and sky.Designer Sally Markham chose a gloss finish to catch sunshine, or lantern light.
. By symmetrically outlining two sconces to match the ebonized mirror frame, designer Robin Bell created a triptych wide enough to hold its own above a grand vanity.
. In the master bath of Ina Garten New York apartment, Calacatta marble sets off the Exeter pedestal sink and the mirror, both by Waterworks.
. The oversize motifs of floral wallpaper and a geometric mirror punch up a tiny room by designer Meg Braff.Liberal dashes of white keep everything light and airy in this Hamptons home.
A French Inspired Bathroom
. Designer David Kleinberg based his design of this traditional style Long Island home master bath sink stand on a French iron console.The rug is 1950s Swedish by Marianne Richter.
Aged to Perfection
. Antiques and patina dominate the decor in designer Penelope Bianchi Santa Barbara home.One of her favorite features is this 1860s zinc lined copper tub, surrounded by a trio of windows.
Tropical and Modern
. Determined not to decorate this Oyster Bay, New York, beach house with predictable blue and white, designer Christina Murphy chose tropical green instead.With fern wallpaper and sunlight streaming in from a skylight above the tub, it reminds us of a tropical rain forest.
Luxurious and Spa like
. The tiles in this Georgia beach house bathroom shine.Many people use matte tiles these days, but the lustrous spa like finish of polished tile it feels expensive, says designer Jim Howard.
A Sexy Soaking Tub
. Created to be the ultimate spa experience, this enviable bathroom by designer Michael Richman offers a breathtaking view of downtown Chicago from the circular tub.
A Modern Master Bathroom
. In a Palm Beach condo master bath, designer Vicente Wolf placed Clodagh Collection Zen cast concrete tub on a concrete slab inside the glassed in shower enclosure to make it a sculptural focal point.
. Perched high over Manhattan, this sleek master bath designed by Jim and Phoebe Howard is part of the 2010 Designer Visions project, the entire apartment design being inspired by the movie Something Gotta Give.
. With a set of French doors that open up to a balcony, designer Barry Dixon fashioned a Washington D.C.elegant master bath to appear as a garden room.The corner table is for sipping morning coffee while lounging in a bathrobe.
A Calming Bathroom
. The floating tub and walls in brown vinyl grasscloth Elitis through Donghia give the Pennsylvania farmhouse master bath designed by Jeffrey Bilhuber an aura of absolute calm.
A Marble Bathroom
. Designer Nancy Boszhardt said, We were so lucky to come across this marble.It no longer available and there was just enough for the master bathroom.The New York house originally had arches throughout, and Boszhardt restored that architectural feature.
Soft and Elegant
. Laura Kirar designed this bathroom as a lush retreat for a busy mom a place to pamper herself.Like a beautiful sculpture, the Waterworks Empire tub is framed by a seven foot wide arched window.Underfoot, radiant heating keeps the limestone tiles from feeling chilly.