Think pink for an inviting place to get ready each morning. "Perhaps one of my favorite warm paint colors is a hue that dances right between blush and nude," says Decorist designer Erika Dale. "This color is perfect for a bedroom, dressing room, or bathroom. There is a reason every Hollywood starlet is lit with soft pink light… it is so flattering!"
Regardless of what color scheme you select for the bathroom of yours, you will also want to make sure that your hardware fight. While one does have some freedom in metallic finishes that work very well together (such being a brushed nickel along with a combed silver), keep in your mind that the kind of hardware needs to appear cohesive. A modern chrome faucet is going to look ridiculous in a bathroom that has a claw foot tub as well as bronze box hardware. Since bathrooms are typically as little, it is crucial that every part of the room functions together to write one unified space. Stay away from clutter with decor of course, if possible, choose the saying that less is much more when offering with bathrooms.
You need magazines in the bathroom, right? Why not store them in this lovely DIY rustic looking magazine rack. You build this right onto the wall so you don’t need any additional space for it and it holds so many magazines and books! This is such a simple build and you can make it from wood that you have left over from other projects if you happen to have any on hand.
Household Essentials Small Reed Willow Waste Basket combines Household Essentials Small Reed Willow Waste Basket combines beautiful handwoven wicker with a smart clear liner for a cleaner wicker waste bin. This attractive waste bin has a distinctive vertical weave that highlights the brown-stained willow reeds beautifully. Unlike many willow weaves this vertical design allows for spacing making this ... More + Product Details Close
How adorable is this rustic toilet paper holder? You make this with some old metal pipe and it only takes a few minutes to have it finished. The entire project will cost you less than $10 and that’s if you have to purchase all of the materials. If you happen to have some old metal pipe on hand, you won’t spend that much on it and you can have it done completely in about five minutes or so.
Add a gorgeous farmhouse inspired DIY mason jar sconce to the bathroom – or add two if you have the space. These are so easy to make and you can DIY them completely from repurposed materials so they won’t cost you anything as long as you have a plank of wood and an old jar. You can use metal clamps to hold the jars or think outside the box and use leather strips or even heavy twine to keep your sconces in place.
You can find these great door knob decorating items at department stores or you could actually build this repurposed door knob towel hanger yourself from scratch. You just need a decorative door knob and a piece of decorative wood to make this one. Check out your local thrift stores to see if they have some of this lovely décor on hand. Then you just distress it and turn it into a fabulous farmhouse towel hanger.
Turn your bathroom into the retreat of your dreams using these beautiful bathrooms as inspiration. Whether you dream of a soothing bath with spa-like paint colors or a bold bath with a daring color scheme, our gallery of colorful bathrooms is sure to inspire. Browse new and newly renovated baths to find the color palette that fits your style and your home.
So. What can you do to your bathroom that will definitely put a fun vibe, lively spirit, merry character to it? There are a actually A LOT. And they are not expensive nor complicated for a teenager to do! We have gathered 36 projects that can help you achieve the bathroom you have long wanted. Get ready to do a total makeover to your organizers, shower curtains, towel racks, shelves, bath rugs to wall art projects!