Break free of a staid design and add pops of colour to your room with these bold and bright bathroom colour schemes. Adding a bright hue to your bathroom will really lift your whole home, bringing this functional space into line with the rest of your decor. Or, if you prefer a chic and modern take on interiors, you can choose muted greys to complement your otherwise neutral colour scheme.
Colour can completely transform a bathroom. Take a traditional bathroom and add a vibrant twist to bring a modern edge to your suite. Or add some pastel hues to a paired back and minimalist bathroom to soften the design.
Adding colour to your bathroom doesn’t have to be all about painting the walls. Choose to incorporate colour in different and refreshing ways. Paint a freestanding bath in a bold colour, such as purple and see how it changes the look of the whole room. Match it to a feature wall with some patterned paper for a really strong look.
Or choose to add colour to your bathroom with soft furnishings and accessories. Try updating your white bathroom with printed curtains or a chair covered in floral fabric, to take your classic bathroom suite from bland to bold in an instant.
Eye-catching colour can come in the form of metallic hues, such as copper or silver, or iridescent mosaic tiles. Match these straightforward but striking colour changes to coordinating accessories for a simple scheme that speak volumes.
Think about bathroom flooring when you’re considering your bathroom colour scheme – it will make a huge difference to get the two things complementing each other.
Update a simple bathroom scheme by contrasting colourful mosaics with plain, large-scale wall tiles. Pick out an accent colour with coordinating accessories.
Use natural materials to add colour to a bathroom scheme. Here, teak flooring and a matching bath surround create warmth and texture.
Create a boudoir feel in an en-suite bathroom by choosing boldly patterned wallpaper to add a touch of glamour.
Add some wow factor to a compact bathroom by combining a dramatic floral feature wall with a freestanding bath painted with a coordinating splash of colour.
Inject colour into a muted scheme with the addition of soft furnishings. Here, a floral armchair adds a whimsical touch to an elegant bathroom.
A combination of off-whites can add just as much impact as a splash of bright colour. Here, white-painted floorboards, chalky walls and a white roll-top bath create a soothing scheme.
In this modern scheme, expansive mirrors double the impact of a lime green feature wall.
Create an eye-catching scheme by decorating with smart monochromes. Try contrasting white bathroom fittings with dark tiles for a streamlined look.
Introduce a bold pop of colour to a modern all-white bathroom with a bright statement bath.
If you’re the cautious-but-curious with colour type, then dip your decorating toes in the water with a fabulous wallpaper splashback. It’s pop-of-colour heaven for the colour committent phobes among you.
A colourful bath is a great way to create a focal point in your bathroom. Can’t find the perfect shade for your scheme? Paint it in your favourite colour instead!
Wallpaper is a great way to add colour to the bathroom. Here, bath linen and accessories match the pink shade in the wallpaper, creating a coherent look.
On-trend bathrooms these days can look more like a living room, with wallpaper, curtains and art replacing ubiquitous white schemes. This slipper bath, painted a rich aubergine and teamed with art on the walls, gives a real luxe vibe.