Bathroom

The modern bathroom has the potential to become a personal oasis. Discover outstanding spaces that marry function and form—and draw some inspiration along the way. From renovation tips to practical design advice around fixtures and tiles, tubs and showers, you'll find it here.

9 Unusual Modern Bathrooms
Don't just tile the bathroom floor: tile the walls and ceiling, too.
Former Auto Body Shop Transformed Into Zen Bathhouse
Three years in the making, Onsen is a brand-new, Japanese-inspired bathhouse and restaurant in the heart of San Francisco.
Mad About Marble: 20 Kitchens and Bathrooms
What's not to love about marble? Its smooth texture and sleek appearance gives your home a polished, timeless look, while also...
Photo of the Week: A Photographer’s Tri-Colored Tile Scheme
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most captivating design and architecture shots of the week.
SOAK Outdoor Hot Tub by Ox and Monkey
Imagine a long day at work, followed by a commute that seems even longer.
ABCs of Bathroom Design with the Brothers Sieger
At Duravit's biennial conference Duravit Design Days, we had the opportunity to chat with two of Germany's hardest-working design...
A Minimalist Bathroom in Los Angeles
For the bathroom inside a renovated Hollywood bungalow, architect Noah Walker used a simple palette of gray and white tile, black...
Loo & Improved
When Pamela Butz and Jeffrey Klug, principals of Butz + Klug Architecture, began renovating the master bathroom of a nearly...
One Home, Three Bathrooms, Each with an Awesome Way to Use Tile
A Vancouver architect collaborates with a team of artisans on a trio of bathrooms in his home.
Bathroom Design Idea: Copper Color Scheme
Penny tile imbues a San Francisco bathroom with a sophisticated, spa-like feel.
The Hill Bathroom
When designer Barbara Hill decided to renovate her 1960s condo in Houston, Texas, she stripped the bathroom down to its bare...
A Serene Nakashima Bathroom Survives
George Nakashima’s sublime Japanese-style bathroom endures at his rural estate.
Salvaged Bathroom with a Vintage Touch
For his upstate-New York farmhouse, designer Tom Givone found the perfect marriage of high design, architectural salvage, and...
How to Make Your Towels Last Longer
Stay fresh and clean with Parachute’s first ever Bath Towel Collection.
Bath & Spa Intrigue
My favorite rooms to design in a home are bathrooms, and spas. I draw inspiration from many different sources.
Fung + Blatt designed the master bathroom vanity, which features Agape washbasins and fixtures and an angled mirror...
In the bathroom, a teak live-edge countertop and custom yellow cabinet support a double wash basin by Duravit.
Taalman bathes Oleana, with doors opened wide onto the courtyard.
A sculptural freestanding washbasin by Gessi is found in the first-floor powder room.
The master bathroom’s Aquabrass tub is next to a window lined by fumed oak millwork framing a tethered red balloon,...
Husband-and-wife ceramic artists, Dear Human, baked x-shaped decals into store-bought Olympia Tile before arranging...
The master bathroom, with its frosted glass walls and chair (rescued from the trash pile and rehabbed), is large and...
The cavity for the bathtub is part of the same continuous form-world as House Ray 1’s sloping roofscape.
A Lisbon freestanding tub and “a church chair from a junk shop” complete the children’s bathroom.
The adjoining master bathroom is connected by mirrored pocket door with bronze trim at the frame.
Metal details in the home transition to gradually darker tones as the spaces become increasingly private.
The clean symmetry of the master bathroom is enhanced by Ann Sacks ceramic Savoy tiles and Lefroy Brooks fixtures.
The custom cedar tub, fabricated by Dovetail, elegantly fits into the master bathroom.
The owners were passionately involved in every aspect of the design, and pushed the team to make choices they normally...
The tile is by Carter.

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