Bathroom Trends for 2021 & 2022
With every new year comes the urge to reboot, and there’s no questioning that the bathroom is the ideal space to begin a refresh with tranquillity in mind. After all, it’s where your self-care rituals take place.
With that in mind, we’ve done the hard work for you. Take a look at some of our favourite bathroom trends from 2021 and what’s in store for 2022.
Neutral tones in 2020, are expanding into 2021. Many people are looking to make a neutral colour palette the theme of their entire home. The main idea to the overall look is combining colours that compliment each other, whilst incorporating a variety of texture, tone and depth in the materials. Greige, a hybrid colour between beige and grey, is an all time favourite. Choosing a neutral theme seems to be the style icon of modern bathrooms.
Incorporating natural materials in to your bathroom space can bring the outdoors in to your home. Create a focal point with a feature wall of wood panelling or exposed stone or brickwork. Utilizing wood features within various fixtures can create a unique alternative. Warm honey tones accentuate warmth and comfort, emphasising on a wellness space. Small additions of baskets, terracotta vases and indoor plants can truly bring the outdoors into your home.
Colour & Pattern
Colour is definitely on the agenda for 2022. Colour is emulated within bathroom design through coloured tiles and waterproof wall paper. Why not explore all options, from cool pastel tones, to bright and bold wallpaper. Think about relationships between colour. Try to avoid using more than three colours, this will help keep a balance within the room. Using this technique will also help bring all the elements together.
Pink & Green
Hear us out! Some of you may want to run a mile at the thought of pink and green but trust us, you will see more of this in 2021. Softer pastel tones are associated with a calming environment. Pairing soft pink with a contrasting green creates the perfectly balanced bathroom colour palette. The pastel green emulates nature with a modern twist, whilst the softer pink tones mimic a pink sunset. It’s fun, fresh and will definitely give your bathroom that wow factor.
If you’re not a pretty, pastel fan, Tidewater Green is set to be a colour trending into 2021. This rich emerald green balanced with blue hues, ebbs and flows of the tides and season. It’s a striking alternative. If you’re unsure of what brassware goes with these themes, gold or matt black are great eyecatchers.
Modern with Vintage
More now than ever, combining vintage pieces with modern innovative is becoming more popular. This is because it enables you to create a bathroom space that is individual and unique. Mix vintage sanitaryware with bold colours, use statement lighting, vintage mirrors and soft furnishings. These features will create more of a living room feel to your bathroom space. It’s a bold thing to do but done right, it can bring a look of luxury and add heaps of personality.
The nougat like pattern allows bathroom design to be playful, fun and different. Made from pieces of marble, granite, glass and other various materials, it’s a great way to reprocess and reuse materials. The splatters of colour allow your creativity to run wild and add some quirky style. Why not use it as your initial inspiration to base your bathroom around, or to use for a shower feature. Terrazzo is definitely a trend that’s not going out of style anytime soon.