Why Low Profile, Undermount Sinks Are In – And Vessel Sinks Are Out

For a long time now, vessel sinks have reigned supreme as a must-have designer focal point of any luxury bathroom worth its salt. But while these big, bold sinks certainly make a splash in terms of style, their welcome has started to wear off now that people realize they aren’t always the best sinks to […]

Get The Look: Lessons To Learn From A European Small Bathroom

In many parts of the world, living space is at a premium. That means no big, sweeping kitchens and no sprawling master suites. But while a shortage of square footage can feel like a huge problem here in the States, densely populated areas around the world have turned small space living into an art form, […]

Get The Look: Squeezing Big Style Into A Small Bathroom

The layout of this bathroom by Shanade McAllister-Fisher is a designer’s nightmare: it’s small, cramped, narrow, and without a single window to help brighten up the space. It’s literally too small to be photographed from inside the room. And yet, the smart use of contrast and light not only saves this small bathroom from feeling cramped and […]

Get The Look: Modern Minimalism Making Small Bathrooms Beautiful

By and large, there are two kinds of small bathrooms: spare half baths or powder rooms where you can have a lot of fun playing with decor because you don’t have to worry too much about functionality, and teensy tiny full or 3/4 baths that are squeezed into too little space because you need them. […]

Get The Look: Stylish Sophistication For A Petite Powder Room

Powder rooms, guest bathrooms, and half baths are among my absolute favorite rooms in the home to decorate. The function they need to serve is relatively simple, which means that once you’ve got the basics down (Sink? Check. Toilet? Check.), you have a ton of room to get creative with your decor. This powder room […]

On Trend: The Elegance, Nostalgia, and Versatility of Vessel Sinks

Recently on the blog we’ve been talking a lot about bathrooms, including how to give your space a more traditional or contemporary look, depending on which way you want to lean. This brings me today’s topic–vessel sinks. A fashionable, fairly lower-cost way to customize to your decor. With numerous choices and styles, you are sure […]

Get the Look: Decorating a Traditional-Style Bathroom

When you hear the word traditional, it’s possible your mind jumps to other thrilling adjectives such as average, modest, maybe even boring. However, “traditional” in interior decorating is in the same category as “contemporary” and “modern”, in that it has a meaning beyond its common use. It stands for a specific set of design trends and styles. In this […]

Copper Vessel Sinks – A Truly Signature Touch For Any Bathroom (And Easier To Clean Than You Might Think!)

Designer vessel sinks are the ultimate in custom bathroom design. With thousands of intricate, colorful, unique styles out there, a good vessel sink is the perfect signature finishing touch to any bathroom, and a perfect way to add a little personal flair to any bathroom, whether it’s a private master bath or a more heavily […]

Five Things You Should Know Before Upgrading To A Vessel Sink

Vessel sinks are becoming a popular option for bathrooms of all sizes – from petite guest bathrooms to big, sprawling master suites. And it’s no wonder: vessel sinks have a glamorous, striking appearance, and are available in a nearly infinite variety of colors, patterns, materials, shapes, and styles. Vessel sinks offer an easy way to […]

Wall Mounted Sinks: A Surprising Alternative To The Traditional Bathroom Vanity

Vanities are the default option for most bathrooms; they work well with a wide variety of spaces, and have convenient built-in storage, so most bathrooms have one. But that means that installing something different, like a wall mounted sink, is almost always an intentional choice – a swap that’s made either for the sake of […]