The revival of all things vintage has meant that traditional inspired bathrooms have seen a surge in popularity. Not only is a traditional design elegant and sophisticated, the timeless appeal also means that your décor will remain effortless for years to come.
If you’re looking to introduce a traditional scheme into your home but aren’t sure where to start, don’t fret! You’ll be well on your way to creating your dream bathroom in no time thanks to some words of wisdom from soak.com’s Interior Designer, Naomi Cheney.
One of the stand out features of any traditional bathroom is the freestanding bath. An ode to an era gone by, the Victorian bath has now become synonymous with traditional style and flair. You’ll notice the designs on this type of bath tends to feature curved lines and softer edges in comparison to their contemporary counterparts – the perfect place to soak for hours on end.
But don’t think that traditional has to be bland – it’s a style that can be decorative and ornate. Our Victorian Roll Top Slipper Bath with Ball Feet is a real statement piece that won’t go unnoticed. There’s also a range of customisable feet options available to help deliver the finishing touches to your traditional inspired décor.
If you haven’t got space for a bath but still want to achieve this style in your bathroom, then a traditional shower kit is a great option. soak.com’s Traditional Stainless Steel Wall Mounted Head, Handheld & Thermostatic Mixer Shower Kit brings the essence of Victorian design to your bathroom but offers the functionality of modern showers. The thermostatic valve regulates your ideal water temperature, providing an uninterrupted flow for you and your family - the best of both worlds!
Toilets and Basins
Providing a truly Victorian feel to your décor, these type of toilets always look particularly impressive in older properties, but it’s also easy to recreate these styles in more contemporary spaces. You can combine with matching pedestals to keep consistency throughout your bathroom. Soak.com’s Georgia II Traditional High Level Toilet and Double Hole Basin Set will enhance a classic interior and the toilet’s dual flush technology means you won’t waste water unnecessarily.
As winter kicks in, you’ll want to start thinking about heating in your home. Traditional style radiators not only help keep your home warm on a winter’s night but they also provide a quintessential look to your traditional décor - after all, a classic never gets old. Traditional towels rails or white column radiators are a great addition to your bathroom for that extra bit of luxury. You can place them next to your bath for the ultimate convenience or simply use them to keep your towels fresh and dry. soak.com’s bestselling 952x839 Large Traditional White Premium Towel Rail Radiator is sure to look stunning with its period features and is designed to ensure a high heat output whilst taking up minimal space in your bathroom.