Design Ideas to Elevate Your Bathroom


Tulum-inspired meets timeless.

Michelle and Ross’s primary suite remodel in Episode 4 of Dream Home Makeover features a stunning, spa-style bathroom update that could be straight out of their wedding destination. And that was the goal! With a few tips drawn from our favorite design details, their new bathroom just might inspire your own.

Design Ideas to Elevate Your Bathroom

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Countertops: Ann SacksCountertops: Caesarstonepaint: Clare PaintClosets: California ClosetsBaseboards / T&G: MeterieStudio McGee Decor Items: TargetWindow Treatments: The Shade Store, Plumbing: Kohler / Kallista, Hardware: Rejuvenation, Lighting: Visual Comfort & Co.

Design Ideas to Elevate Your Bathroom

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Thompson Hand Towel

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Shea Liquid Soap

There’s so much to love about this custom double vanity, and plenty of elements you can draw inspiration from individually. At first glance, the heavy-veined quartz countertops, mounted brass fixtures, and thick edge profile set a decidedly modern tone. Opting for a second sink always dials up the luxury, and in doing so, we made up for lost counter space by building in a ledge.

Design Ideas to Elevate Your Bathroom

You might notice that the oak tone of the vanity echoes the ceiling stain from the accompanying primary bedroom — an intentional detail that adds subtle continuity between the spaces.

“If you have a primary suite that you’re designing, it’s really nice to have a few elements that tie back to one another, and the stain detail did just that.”

– Shea McGee

Design Ideas to Elevate Your Bathroom

An extra-large mirror not only provides a more grandiose look, but it also bounces light around to further brighten up the vanity station.

Design Ideas to Elevate Your Bathroom
Design Ideas to Elevate Your Bathroom

Limestone floors and glazed terracotta tile are timeless materials fit for a variety of settings. When shopping finishes for a bathroom, choose something classic to keep these semi-permanent features from dating too quickly.

Design Ideas to Elevate Your Bathroom
Design Ideas to Elevate Your Bathroom

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Katie Small Cylinder Sconce

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Barton Sandstone Canister

Even with a small shower footprint, you can tap into little spa-inspired luxuries. We maximized space and surface area by creating handy shower niches, and even fit a slim bench using the countertop quartz material.

Design Ideas to Elevate Your Bathroom

If you haven’t already, see these bathroom design tips in action in this episode of Dream Home Makeover Season 3 — and look out for more behind-the-scenes content weekly!

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  2. Love the wall mount faucets. Who is the maker?

    1. Hi! The plumbing is from Kohler / Kallista.

  3. Could you please tell me where these bathroom faucets are from?

    1. Hi! The plumbing is from Kohler / Kallista.

  4. Stunning! The gold faucets and handles stand out so nicely against the quartz countertop. Nice touch with the matching flowers, too!

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