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Decorationally speaking, there are only a handful of opportunities for making changes in the bathroom—especially if you’re working within a small space—and a toilet paper holder is one of them. Unless yours is permanently affixed to the wall (in which case, may we suggest a paint job?), consider swapping it out in favor of a more statement-worthy alternative. This wall-mounted piece is exactly what we had in mind. Available in an antique brass or silver finish, it will instantly impart even the most compact of spaces with a rich and stylish accent.
Outdated vanity? A fresh coat of paint can do wonders. If you have Ikea cabinets, you’re in luck: Brands such as
Never underestimate the power of a bold textile. And yes, that applies to the bathroom as well. For renters who find themselves at a loss for making decorative upgrades that may skew towards the permanent side, textiles are an ideal way to add a burst of color to an otherwise monochrome space. And because painting a bathroom is a project few of us are willing to take on in a rental, it’s an alternative we can definitely get behind.
Another easy way to elevate the walls? Utilize art to instill a cozy vibe fueled by decorative thought and intention. We’re taking a page out of
Statement tiles are at the top of this year’s leading trends, and with good reason. While a complete gut reno can typically err towards the expensive side of a budget, implementing a wall accent with a chic tile display is one way to get around it. Not only will you save on not having to buy tile for the entirety of the bathroom but you can splurge on a more expensive tile you would otherwise consider to be out-of-budget.
Get crafty with an eclectic assortment of tiles, and don’t be afraid to filter in mixed materials. Case in point? This beautifully curated vignette from NYC-based eatery
Swap out existing fixtures and hardware to invite a refreshing element. Opt for
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For those looking to make a handful of low-commital changes that require little effort or money, swapping out the smaller accessories can go a long way. Bring in a new wastebasket, replace existing cannisters and jars, or splurge on luxe soaps and bath goodies. Filling your space with items that excite you will help transform your bathroom into a mini oasis you can look to for the ultimate R&R session.
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