Modern bathroom decor fits into contemporary style by highlighting black and white as its primary colors and using simple, clean cut lines with its cabinets, furnishings, and decoration.
How Can I Make My Bathroom Look More Modern?
Geometric Shapes- Modern bathroom decor tends to highlight geometric shapes and patterns. For example, rugs and shower curtains tend to have geometric patterns printed onto them, and any vases or smaller accents are often shaped with triangles, hexagons, and other shapes. Mid-Century modern bathrooms tend to showcase shapes and lines in a lot of areas, like accent walls, mirrors, and detailing on the vanity.
Simplicity and Intentionality- Modern decor tends to like simple, uncluttered spaces, and that applies to your bathroom as well. So yes, you can include accents and decorative elements, but those items should be minimal and not clutter the space. If it’s functional decor like simple soap pumps, a hand towel hanger, or has other functionality, that’s another way to make it fit into your modern bathroom, since it will have both form and function.
Natural Wood and Stone- Light wood tones are common with modern bathrooms, and you can use it naturally as a vanity. If you’re creating a modern rustic bathroom, then wood tones and stonework both tend to be a little darker and moodier. With stonework, you most often see it used in marble slabs for showers or as floor tiles. Your tiles can also just be reminiscent of stones with the coloring, so that it still has a clean, refined look to it.
Wall Art and Smaller Accents- Just like any other room in the house, you can decorate your modern bathroom with wall art and modern accessories. Wall art can sometimes fit into a black and white color scheme, or it can introduce a color into the room. Plants are also popular choices, so you can pick artwork that shows off plants, or even include a small plant or two as part of your accessorizing.
What Colors Work With Modern Bathroom Decor?
Modern bathroom decor tends to fit in with a black and white color scheme, so those two colors and different shades of gray are popular choices. Aside from that, greenery like plants or darker forest greens are good choices for the bathroom.
Is Modern Bathroom Decor Going Out Of Style?
Modern bathrooms tend to focus on creating sleak, practical spaces that don’t overwhelm the senses or appear bare. Because this style centers itself on both functionality and timeless shapes and colors, modern bathrooms are definitely not going out of style in the near future.
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