Sometimes it feels like living rooms and bedrooms get all the attention in home decor. Take a quick look through any of your favorite design mags and chances are you'll see lifestyled living areas, but not too many bathrooms. These functional spaces may get overlooked, but just because you don't see a lot of them in magazines doesn't mean that home décor stops at the bathroom door.
It's no secret that bathrooms are important. And like any other room in the home, the better decorated they are the better we feel about the time that we spend in them. It's important to design a bathroom that is beautiful, cozy, and one-of-a-kind. Because it's a functional space, a lot of consideration and room has to be devoted to practical necessities, but there are ways to make stylish statements in your bathroom decor.
The vanity is one of the first things to draw the eye upon entering a bathroom. That makes it one of the best opportunities to make a statement and have an impact on the overall feel of your room. Better yet, there are a wide variety of marvelous vanities available today to fit a number of aesthetic and functional needs. These range from simple, beautiful units for small powder rooms, to larger pieces that combine ample storage with a stylish sink. To give you a taste of what's possible, here are eight of the most amazing, modern vanities that are sure to put your bathroom on the path to designing bliss.
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Chic and Minimal
Bathrooms don't need to feel clinical to be functional. This chic and minimal floating vanity is perfect for anyone who wants a bathroom that looks clean and contemporary. Better yet, the rich, exquisite walnut finish brings a welcome feeling of warmth to this modern space.Continue to 2 of 8 below.
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Spacious and Cozy
This beautifully traditional take on a bathroom vanity is a seamless blend of the stylish and the practical. Brass fittings stand out against the light wood grain. The size is also perfect, providing for storage and counter space for getting ready in the morning. And who wouldn't love to have his and hers sinks? The possibilities are endless!Continue to 3 of 8 below.
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Rustic and Unique
Now, if your taste in sinks is more about statements than storage, then look no further than this vanity with an old-world, global feel. This sink has an undeniable “wow factor” that makes the space feel warm and rustic. With this vanity as your centerpiece, it's a breeze to take your bathroom décor to ancient Greece or anywhere in the Mediterranean for a start.Continue to 4 of 8 below.
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Simple and Sleek
Another gorgeous statement piece, this incredibly sleek bathroom vanity has clean lines and a timeless aesthetic. The rich walnut unit has an immediate and unexpected element of interest in the beautifully marbled sink and countertop.Continue to 5 of 8 below.
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Glamorous and Out-of-the-Box
A little industrial, a little rustic, and all amazing. If you’re looking for a vanity that is truly one-of-a-kind and glam, it would be hard to do better than this. The bold brass accents look so incredibly sharp with the rich whites and grays while the bowl-motif sinks (his and hers again—score!) add an antique global feel that is nevertheless stylish and modern.Continue to 6 of 8 below.
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Industrial and Edgy
These cool, sleek sinks really make a warm, cozy space feel more edgy and industrial. The open design of the sink also makes the room feel more open. The perfect piece for a bathroom where you’re pressed for room or in a powder room that doesn’t require a lot of storage space.Continue to 7 of 8 below.
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A Unit Built to Display
This beautiful unit looks more like a bookcase than a bathroom vanity. The design is not only lovely but allows for a lot of storage. Best of all you can maximize space, keep organized, and add another design element by storing all of your necessities in a variety of beautiful boxes and baskets.Continue to 8 of 8 below.
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