The Best Bathrooms of 2016

A peek inside the spaces we couldn't get enough of this year!
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Inside Elsie Larson’s Nashville home, we came upon this elegantly decked space where a modest sampling of decorative accents manage to establish a bold and elegant design scheme.

Jenni Kayne’s Lake Tahoe bathroom embodies the designer’s flawless aesthetic of whitewashed minimalism. We’re loving the oh-so-subtle pop of green that effortlessly elevates the scene.

Within this rustic bath, an eclectic assortment of decorative details come together to form an understated finish brimming with style.

This nautically-inspired bath captures the quintessence of the sea with effortless class. We’re loving the added touch of the leafy greens!



We’ll never tire of a good

subway tile

backdrop, especially one as beautifully done as this.

The Beverly Hills Hotel’s signature palm print has established itself as decorative staple, and this ultra chic bathroom is simply proof.

For the bathroom vanity, a patina finish-inspired facade imparts the space with a lustrously bold accent, which fits right in with the polished concrete flooring and hexagon tiled backdrop.

A two-tone scheme exudes pure elegance, further accentuated by the brass finish of the shower and the assortment of found objects that complete the backdrop.

Tour the rest of this charming spot here.

A geometrically-inspired wallpaper paired with a retro-esque sink seamlessly combines the best of both decorating styles.

Steel-paned shower doors and a black and white aesthetic go hand-in-hand. Psst… Mixing and matching patterns is significantly easier when working with a reserved color scheme!

We can’t keep our eyes off the flawless combo of the wooden vanity and the multi-colored tile backdrop in this chic California bathroom.

See the rest of this San Francisco escape here.

This just might be the bathroom of our dreams! Delicate details, and subtle pops of color that come in the form of natural maple wood, complete this utterly picture-perfect scene.

See the rest of this serene home here!

Inside Kate Arends’s charming home, a floral-motif transforms an ordinary bath into a whimsical escape!


Peonies in Mint by Rifle Paper Co.

Simplicity never looked so good. This classic black and white bath is elevated by the intricate floor tile and streamlined, contemporary furnishings.

An intricately tiled backdrop paired with concrete flooring impart this modern bath with a daring detail that’s hard to beat.

This modern bath captured our attention with its raw aesthetic, accentuated by a sleek marble surface and brass hardware.

The vintage-esque elements of this monochrome bathroom help balance out the otherwise stark, modern details of the decor. Note the ultra cool constellation-inspired mural on the ceiling!

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Anna has a penchant for travel, fresh flowers, and books. You can usually find her on some sort of culinary adventure, seeking the best burgers or waffles in the city.