Style Guide: Lighter Tones, But Not White
Style Guide: Lighter Tones, But Not White
Lighter Tones but not white is a big trend for 2023. The all-white look is beginning to fade and more people are opting for warmer tones this season. Colours such as Taupe, Cream, lighter pinks and warmer woods are being used to balance their bathroom space.
We have a wide selection of light tone tiles such as the Magnetic Blanco Soft 60 x 60cm Porcelain Tile is a tried and tested customer favourite and is the perfect go-to tile for a stripped-back, minimalist space. These tiles are suitable for floor installation, and are perfect in bathrooms and kitchens alike. Florencia Cream 7.5 x 30cm Subway Tile, Subway tiles work great in traditional spaces as well as contemporary ones. Thanks to their timeless shape and finish, you can incorporate the Florencia Cream into a room without fear of going out of style. If you are looking for a tile with a little more texture the Dexa Grey 30 x 90cm Decor Tile has an elegant combination of grey and natural tones.. If you love a mosaic I would recommend the Penny Taupe Matte Mosaic Sheet. These tiles are perfect for a adding a combination of style to your space. The stunning taupe finish features gentle sweeps of colour to create an overall luxurious look. Mosaic and décor tiles like the Dexa and Penny would look lovely as a feature wall showcasing a free standing bath or as a wall runner behind your basin.
Metro tiles are a great option if you want to retain a classic element in your contemporary space. Our Rose pink metro tiles do this fabulously. The Glamstone Beige 75 x 75cm Rectified Porcelain Tile has an authentic concrete finish which makes these tiles bang on trend and are perfect for any contemporary or modern space. The Glamstone tile is also low maintenance, with an easy to clean surface meaning you can keep your tiles looking new for longer, and the Sunset Smoke 47.2 x 47.2 Porcelain Tile which has this linear pattern throughout the Stone. The Matte porcelain has soft colours which conveys serenity, and simplicity. The Caracalla Beige 60 x 120cm Porcelain Tile is the perfect tile to add some natural character to a space, without losing a sense of the contemporary. With a large format, matte finish, and light colour scheme, the marble pattern adds interest but is subtle enough to maintain an understated elegance. These tiles are perfectly constructed from durable porcelain and you can use them on floor or wall, making them fantastic in areas of the home with high footfall, like the hallway or kitchen.
If you're looking for a way to add a little extra flair to your space without leaving the white tile look behind, then you should consider our Esagono Bianco Porcelain Hex Tile. Hexagonal tiles are a great way to add some visual interest to your space and can work with various other colored hex tiles to add a pop of colour. These tiles are also perfect in the bathroom with an easy to clean, quick-wipe surface.
However, if you are wanting to tone down the floor we have a selection of wood effect tiles in various tones which will create a warmth to your bathroom. The Nebraska Marron 20 x 60cm Wood Effect with it’s natural grain and notches throughout are a great way in adding an organic feel into your home. Contrast these tiles with a lighter wall tile or paint to create balance in a space. The Nabraska is made from hardwearing ceramic and they won’t warp and are less likely to get scratched compared to natural wood.
The Josef Martin Range is the perfect choice for creating an airy and light bathroom with a variety of wood and pink tones. This exclusive collection is stocked at bathshack and includes various shades including light wood tones like Dalton Oak, Roble Azabache, Ponderosa Pine, or Victorian Rose or Blush Pinks. The range features everything from freestanding or wall mounted vanity units and storage cabinets to accessories and fixtures, so you can create the perfect combination of furniture and decor to match your bathroom's neutral tiles. Whether you prefer a classic, modern, or minimalist look, you're sure to find something that fits your style in the Josef Martin Range.
This stunning Remo wall-hung double vanity unit is the perfect addition to any modern bathroom. Boasting a contemporary Dalton Oak finish and sleek lines, this vanity unit is sure to make a statement in any home. With four drawers and two open shelves, there's plenty of storage space to keep all your bathroom products neat and organized. The unit is designed to be paired with countertop basins and freestanding taps of your choice – giving you complete design freedom. With its high-quality construction and timeless style, this wall-hung vanity unit is sure to be a showstopper for years to come.
The Ari Rimless Close Coupled Fully Back to Wall Toilet & Soft Close Seat is the perfect addition to any modern bathroom. This toilet boasts sleek lines, gentle curves and a glossy polished white finish that is sure to elevate any space. The compact design makes it ideal for smaller bathrooms, while still providing all the features you would expect in a high-quality toilet. It is also made with an ultra-smooth rimless bowl that is both hygienic and easy to clean. And with a soft-close seat, you won't have to worry about slamming lids or dealing with noisy toilets. Whether you are looking to upgrade your bathroom or just add a touch of modern style, this toilet is the perfect choice..
Whilst the majority of us understand the importance of lighting in the bathroom, many of us overlook the mirror as an essential component in completing the perfect bathroom design. In addition to its many functional uses, the bathroom mirror also plays an important role in the ambience of the room.
To create a sense of soft lighting the Brushed Brass 800mm Round Frame Mirror with Colour Change features means you can change from warm to cool light, perfect for creating a soft, warm glow in your bathroom. The on-trend brass frame provides a beautiful depth of colour that will provide a stunning contrast against all the lighter shades in your bathroom. This also has a heated demister pad so it will not become steamy or foggy while taking a bath or shower.
If you are looking to bring bright tones into your bathroom but not sure where to start, why not contact a member of the team today!