Redesigning your bathroom does not have to be difficult or expensive. Depending on the look that you are trying to achieve, changing just one or two elements can give you an entirely new room. If you are looking to get a classic look, adding just a couple of antique elements will instantly transform your room. If you want a more modern look, the same rule applies. It all comes down to which elements you change and what look you want. For those who want a more classic approach to a bathroom, there are many vanities that offer a unique and beautiful antique look. Here are a few favorites and why they could be great fits for your bathroom renovation.
This specific Coventry vanity has elegance and style written all over it. With its beautiful antique cherry finish and solid birch frame, it is sure to transform your bathroom into old world style instantly. It features a ceramic sink and storage room for extra towels or whatever you need to hide away. The antique brass hardware really gives it that old world look and the raised panels are the perfect complement to go with any existing décor.
Maybe you prefer a bit of modern charm to your bathroom. The Milano vanity is the perfect choice for those who want a bit of modernization while still getting a beautiful vanity that is sure to add style. With an espresso finish, solid oak frame and tempered glass, the Milano is a great fit for modern bathroom styles. It comes complete with 2 mirrors and 2 faucets so it’s a great choice for those busy bathrooms or his and hers master baths.
Who says your vanity has to look like an antique to give you a classic bathroom? The Palm vanity is a beautiful modern vanity with a solid oak frame and a lovely espresso finish. Even with its glass countertop and brushed nickel hardware, you can still create a stunning antique room with a modern flair. This one comes complete with one matching mirror, two chrome faucets and the standard pop up drains.
Just the name Arlington should make you think of classic style and sophistication and this vanity will surely give you that. It has a lovely antique ivory finish that would perfectly complement any antique bathroom. Even if you prefer a more modern approach, this will fit into any bathroom décor and will instantly add grace and elegance to your room. You can just imagine the facelift that your bathroom will get with the Arlington vanity. It has 3 drawers and 4 doors for storage and antique brass hardware that will complement every décor style from vintage to modern.
The Stratford is a favorite among favorites. With a stunning antique cherry finish, antique brass handles and knobs and dual sinks, you simply cannot find anything more romantic and elegant. If you are designing a master bath, this is a great choice. It offers classic style and a beautiful look that will instantly transform your bathroom into a romantic paradise. The corners are accented with floral appliques that are perfect for the master bath.
Doesn’t the word Tuscan just make you think of vineyards and Italy? It should and this vanity with its antique walnut finish will make you think you have stepped right into old Italy. If you are looking for something that is a bit smaller than the others mentioned and you want to keep with your classic motif, this is a great choice. It also has antique brass hardware and a double sink and it is perfect for smaller bathrooms when you simply want to change the style a bit without overcrowding. The 4 smaller drawers between the sinks offer a unique look and are perfect for holding those smaller items that you need to hide away.
The York is a nice vanity that offers a classic design. If you do not need double sinks, this one is a good choice. The antique cherry finish makes it perfect for creating any look that you want and its antique brass hardware is certainly in keeping with the antique style that is so popular in bathrooms today. Because it only has one faucet, it has additional storage space which is essential for many who have different storage needs. It offers 2 large doors and an additional 8 drawers so if you really need to keep the clutter away, this is the perfect vanity for you.
Another favorite among antique lovers is the Murano. This one is a bit different than others due to its lighter color. It has an antique honey cherry finish which is a bit lighter toned than other finishes on the list. If you have a small bathroom, adding a vanity with a lighter color is a great way to make the room appear larger. This one is perfect for that. It has double sinks, antique brass hardware and resin appliques as well as a lot of storage.
A Venetian vanity is a great choice if you want to modernize your antique bathroom. While adding elements of old world style you can also add this more modern version of the vanity and create a completely unique look. In an espresso finish and with antique brass hardware, this is a great choice for any bathroom in the house. It has 9 drawers for storage and an addition 4 doors so there is plenty of room to keep everything put in its place.
The Bahia is the last on the list but not because it’s not a favorite. If you love the old world look of the travertine vessel or bowl as opposed to a traditional sink, this is a good choice. It has a lower door for storage but the real appeal is in the sink itself and the vanity’s antique honey cherry finish. For those with smaller bathrooms, this is a great pick and you can use it to add to any design and get a beautiful look.
Whether you are trying to redesign your master bath, guest bath or main bathroom, choosing the vanity is essential in how that room looks when you are finished. If you want to create a stunning bathroom, start by choosing a vanity and work around that piece until you have completed the look that you want. ©Photos by Lifetime Bath INC
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