As technology continues to take over every aspect of our lives, more and more of us are craving nature like never before, looking for new ways to incorporate organic materials into our living spaces. And that’s just one of many reasons natural wood has been making its way into bathrooms across a wide range of aesthetics and style sensibilities.
No matter your unique design preferences, opting to add natural wood to the traditionally cool feel of a bathroom is a no-fail way to make it warmer and inviting. So whether you’re looking to add texture to a minimalist aesthetic, add layers to a feminine style, or create a more welcoming atmosphere in a traditional design, then wood in the bathroom might be your new favorite interior solution.
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Warm Up a Minimalist Look
The pared-back nature inherent in a minimalist aesthetic practically begs for the warmth of organic materials. Just take a look at this bathroom from Blackband Design. It's bright, clean, and airy. Opting for a blonde wood finish will ensure your simple style stays bright, breezy, and ultra-inviting.Continue to 2 of 8 below.
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Define Your Dimensions
If you’re working with a largely monochrome aesthetic, adding some natural details to your surfaces is a great way to add dimension to your design. Just take a look at this sleek bathroom shared by Costume. This trick is especially useful for those areas or accents you most want to showcase.Continue to 6 of 8 below.
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Incorporate an Accent Wall
Nothing makes a style statement quite like an accent wall. And, as you can see, accent walls don’t need to involve paint or wallpaper. Choosing a wooden wall, like this one shared by Room and Board, will give your bathroom a resort-style feel while minimizing the need for added decor to complete your look.Continue to 8 of 8 below.
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Mix and Match Trends
If you fancy yourself a trend chaser, then consider pairing this trend with the black and gold bathroom trend that’s also incredibly popular this season. The glam-edge feel of black and gold coupled with the warmth of wood is a killer combination that’ll make yours the most coveted bathroom on the block. Just take a look at this stunning bathroom from Studio McGee.