A designer creates her own elegant master bath in a soft shade of blue.
On her quest to bring the island life to this California guest bathroom, designer Catherine Nakahara drew inspiration from the bright colors and easy lifestyle of the Caribbean. The result? A stunning blue bathroom that is just what the clients ordered.
The owners wanted a deep soaking tub, so we chose a Jason specialty bathtub, and then went with an undermount application for the tub, which added an additional 1.5 inches of overall height. The final depth of the bathtub is approximately 22 inches deep.
This project turned out exactly as I’d envisioned it! The warm gray tile beautifully compliments the Caribbean blue walls, custom bamboo natural cabinetry and blue recycled glass countertops. And the natural light, now warm instead of cool, shines in and gives the bathroom a fresh, contemporary look and feel.
Paint – finding the perfect Caribbean blue color. We tried several before settling on “the one.”
The custom shower niche was made with remnants from the tub deck and countertop. The suspended vanity gives the room a lighter, brighter feel. The shower glass partition is hinged for easy access to the controls. There’s a mirrored medicine cabinet tucked into the side corner above the vanity. The towel rack is hardwired so towels are always warm and toasty!