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luxurious bathroom: what is it? How to create it? A complete guide to creating your dream bathroom!

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Who has never wanted to create a luxurious bathroom in their home and have a space in which to relax, with an elegant and sophisticated appearance and perhaps capable of stimulating the senses on several levels?

When designing a luxurious bathroom, it is essential to bear in mind that, in such an environment, elegance blends harmoniously with well-being. And this also includes researching and selecting materials, as well as defining the interior design of the bathroom .


What really makes a luxurious bathroom unique?

First of all, it is useful to clarify what is meant by a luxurious bathroom. This expression is generally used to refer to a bathroom that is functional, but before that is a unique and refined environment. The bathroom thus becomes the space in which the family can treat itself to a daily ritual of well-being. Thanks to the exclusiveness of the style and furnishing solutions adopted, this type of bathroom captivates on a sensory level, involving not only sight but also touch.

One of the main aspects that distinguishes a luxurious bathroom from normal bathrooms lies in the colour balance of all the elements present. Although there are different solutions that can be adopted, it is a good idea to opt for neutral, warm shades such as beige, grey and white. These colours, distributed and mixed for the sanitary ware, floors, wall coverings and walls, create a relaxing and cosy atmosphere, which arouses an immediate feeling of relaxation.

Also making the difference and making the bathroom sophisticated and unique are the materials chosen for the interior design. In classically inspired bathrooms, marble, wood and brass are never lacking, while in more modern luxury bathrooms it is common to find technical ceramics, marble-effect stoneware and chrome metal elements. All these options are perfect for adding unique textures and giving a luxurious look to the bathroom, making it exclusive and pleasant to use. This advice is, of course, also valid for those who need to refurbish their bathroom.

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To complete the furnishings of a luxurious bathroom, you can add accessories and accessories that bring comfort and a unique touch, such as soft towels and quality bathrobes. The right lighting also plays a major role. Warm lighting can be used to create an intimate atmosphere and LEDs can be added at strategic points to give light and make details stand out.

What key elements should always be present in luxurious bathrooms?

Luxury bathrooms are spaces that exude elegance and well-being, transforming the everyday into a luxurious experience.

As far as materials are concerned, marble is king. The timeless elegance of its veining gives the bathroom a unique look. Available in many different colours, marble gives every bathroom a distinctive and inimitable look. Anyone who fears that water and moisture can damage delicate marble has had one more choice for some years now: the arrival on the market of marble effect stoneware has changed the game. This resistant and innovative material has nothing to envy in terms of yield to natural marble and allows for beautiful, sophisticated and long-lasting wall coverings.

Those who love traditional styles and would like to add a natural touch to their bathroom can also consider the idea of inserting precious wood elements. Essences such as teak or iroko are perfect for under-sink furniture or to create original shower enclosures.

Other elements that can transform the bathroom into a luxurious space are taps, mirrors and towels. Careful and consistent design of all these elements helps to give a personalised and refined look to the room, giving it an extra edge.


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What do you need to pay attention to when designing the furnishings of a luxurious bathroom?


When designing the furnishings of a luxurious bathroom, the focus should be on the overall harmony of the space and the details. In this way, an ambience can be created that reflects the personality and aesthetic taste of the client and is naturally elegant.

First of all, it is essential to consider the size and layout of the space to be furnished. For a brilliant result, every inch must be used intelligently, balancing functionality with aesthetics.

The layout and arrangement of elements in the bathroom must be carefully thought out. Washbasin, furniture, shower or bathtub must interact harmoniously, creating a natural flow. Lighting, both natural and artificial, is also a crucial aspect.

What immediately catches the eye when entering a luxurious bathroom is the overall result, which is brought about by the unique mix of materials and colours. Elegant and classic or surprising and original, these elements immediately catch the eye of guests. What wins the heart is, in particular, the overall atmosphere of the room, which is also (if not above all) defined by the accessories.

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