Category Archives: Powder Rooms

Powder Rooms

Powder rooms may be small, but they can speak volumes about a person…

{brown design inc.}

{jamie drake}

Because powder rooms tend to be that one tiny, windowless, and often unnoticed space {because the door is usually closed} in the home, many people use this room to make a statement.  You know, they’ll use an over-the-top wallpaper, glossy glam tile, or an intense color — something a little crazy and something they love but would never do anywhere else in the house.  The powder room becomes their design fantasy.

{elle decor}

{coastal living}

{my home ideas}

{cottage living}

{elle decor}


{fabulous finishes}

Fortunately for my husband I haven’t had time to really think about our powder room, but I’ve been toying with the idea of doing something wild and crazy.  Pictured below are a few of the existing elements that I’m working with {although I may just start from scratch}.  Hubby will not like this.

Definitely a mix of styles, but the colors — blue, yellow and green — are the unifying factors.  I have two shades of blue on the walls, but I’d like to add a third color and also paint the ceiling.  I’ll let you know what I come up with…