Creating an Outdoor Inspired Bathroom

Imagine stepping into your bathroom to the gentle embrace of nature: the comforting textures, the refreshing colour palettes, and the peaceful ambiance. It sounds surreal, right? Well, not anymore! Let’s talk about how you can craft a blissful sanctuary where nature meets luxury, bringing the outdoors into the intimate confines of your bathroom. 

A Breath of Fresh Air with Plants

Introducing greenery into your bathroom is not just about aesthetics; it also breathes life and freshness into the space. Think of robust ferns nestled in corners or hanging plants gracefully cascading from the ceiling. They not only purify the air but also introduce a lively vibrancy, melding the boundaries between the indoor and the great outdoors.

Texture and Tone

One cannot ignore the earthy elegance and enduring appeal of stone and wood when aiming for an outdoor-inspired bathroom. Consider a stone basin that seems to have been carved by the elements or a wooden vanity that echoes the warmth of trees. These natural materials bring a tactile and visual diversity that resonates with the tranquillity of nature.

Letting in the Natural Light

Nothing evokes the outdoors quite like a burst of natural light. Incorporating windows or openings instead of doors can fill your bathroom with a gentle glow that changes throughout the day. This transformation creates a dynamic and energising space where you can feel the sun greet you in the morning and say goodbye in the evening.

Nature-Inspired Colour Palettes

Invite the calming hues of nature into your bathroom by opting for a colour palette inspired by the great outdoors. Think of the serene blues of the ocean, the tranquil greens of a forest, or even the warm browns of the earth. These colours provide a comforting backdrop that pairs perfectly with other natural elements, crafting a cohesive and inviting atmosphere.

In essence, creating an outdoor-inspired bathroom is about embracing the calming properties of nature. It’s a journey into crafting a space that not only resonates with your love for the outdoors but also offers a luxurious retreat, right in the comfort of your home. Remember, this is your space to be at one with nature, to rejuvenate, and to dream.

Happy renovating!

Sheldon Powe-Hobbs

By Sheldon Powe-Hobbs

Sheldon is the founder and director of Custom Bathroom Creations.

Category: Tips and Tricks

13 Nov, 2023

Let’s talk about how you can craft a blissful sanctuary where nature meets luxury, bringing the outdoors into the intimate confines of your bathroom.

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