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Room of the Day: A Kids’ Bathroom Sets Sail With a Sunny Nautical Theme

A bright yellow-and-blue color palette, maritime mural and fish-scale tile bring cheer to a seaworthy bathroom

By Jennifer Blaise Kramer, Houzz September 27, 2016

This article originally appeared on Houzz.com.

Without changing the footprint of this children’s bathroom, designer Catherine Schmidt aimed to lighten and visually expand the previously dark, long and narrow layout. Vibrant colors and a nautical theme did the trick, while a clever pullout step stool gave her clients’ kids a better way to reach the sink without cluttering up the space with furniture.
 
Magnolia Family Bathrooms Reimagined

Blue and yellow work their way around the tub-shower. Simple porcelain in indigo blue hits the backsplash, while tiles in a Key lime yellow work their way around the walls.

Wall and counter tile: Daltile; fixtures: Kohler

Related: Store First-Aid and Toothbrushes in a Mirrored Medicine Cabinet

A mirrored medicine cabinet reflects the nautical mural and the glass starfish light overhead.

Magnolia Family Bathrooms Reimagined

Starfish light: Shades of Light; faucets: Hansgrohe; sink: Decolav via Amazon

 

Magnolia Family Bathrooms Reimagined

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