Bathroom News

Basin instinct

This perfectly proportioned white Elementi Slim II vanity takes pride of place in a vibrant bathroom alive with printed tiles and blue walls, giving the room a white-on anchor point. $1,139, from Robertson Bathware.

 

Look no further

How about a Morocccan-look bathroom?

Add a touch of Marrakech to bath-time as encaustic-finish floors find their way onto this season’s hot list. Pair lively prints with bold paint colours as seen in Freedom Furniture’s Killian Throw, $54.95, against Resene’s Kashmir Blue. Introduce an earthy element such as these Weave wide baskets, $72, from Father Rabbit and you’ll practically be able to smell the souk from the shower.

Rain relief

Transform your mornings with this luxury rain shower head from Elite Bathroomware, $299. The bronze finish and old-school styling gives a rustic vibe to your bathing ritual.

 

Get pumping   

Dress up your vanity with these smart soap dispensers to add an instant hit of hotel chic. From left: H&M Soap Dispenser, $15, and Burlington Single Soap Dispenser, $240, from Bath Co.

 

TOWEL-OFF

Check out the softness of bamboo with Baksana Towels, $55. Made from 60 per cent cotton and 40 per cent bamboo, the blend is gentle on sensitive skin and more absorbent than cotton alone.

Make a splash  

This Vogue Freestanding Bath by VCBC, would be a star attraction in any bathroom. The oval-shaped beauty is a real head-turner. $2,810, from Bath Co.

 

TILE FILE

Tiles are a surefire way to update your bathroom. From top: Giovanni Metallic Porcelain tiles, $69.90 per sqm from McKenzie & Willis; Cementina Posa, $174.90 per sqm; Bohemian blue, $193.50 per sqm; both from Dakota Tiles.

Articles

Marlborough Sounds project up for architectural glory - 24 Aug 2016

A Blenheim builder who pulled off an impressive Marlborough Sounds project will compete on the national stage for the crown of New Zealand's best build.

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