10 Blissful Baths

Turn your bath into a spa with design ideas from these relaxing rooms.

Bathroom with layered textures
Deborah Whitlaw Llewellyn

The Right Mix

Layered textures and materials give any space a rich look. In this bath, the architect combined reeded wormy oak cabinets and wide-plank wall paneling with square tumbled-stone floor tiles and small oyster matte mosaic tiles. Half-walls offer privacy but prevent the room from feeling cramped. Another neat idea: The freestanding tub is surrounded by a "moat" of smooth river rocks.

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100 Comfy Cottage Rooms 

Develop your coastal cottage’s style by following these simple tricks.

Lacy curtains, fresh florals, and plenty of monogrammed pillows are just a few of the feminine touches that give this room its calming and sweet mood. Pieces scored at thrift stores and flea markets were refreshed with paint, then artfully applied to achieve the shabby-chic distressed look.