Enter your keyword

Bathroom trends for 2017

Bathroom trends for 2017

We spend such a great deal of time in our bathrooms, fussing over ourselves, trying to look great, grooming and recharging our batteries. And yet, when it comes to bathroom design, we think of it as a dull and functional space and shy from trying out anything remotely interesting to give it that burst of liveliness, like we do for the rest of our home.

But given that we’re on the threshold of a brand new year, I’ve decided to pick out a few prominent trends for bathrooms  in 2017. Let the trends dictate your next bathroom makeover. If you’re out of ideas, our trend guide here will help you make some smart choices for your private cocoon.

TREND: Mixing modern and natural

According to Dubai-based award-winning interior design consultant Ellen Bishop, “Mixing modern finishes with natural materials to create something new is going to be a huge trend in 2017.” In terms of design, think clean lines, clean colours and simplistic arrangement of your bathrooms spaces.

Photograph Courtesy: Purity, Dubai

Photograph Courtesy: Purity, Dubai

TREND: Basins as statement pieces

Luxury bathroom brand Bagno Design finds the surging popularity of basins as statement pieces a key trend in 2017. What’s more, basins crafted using unusual materials such as metal or stone are likely to be more popular in the New Year. In terms of finishes, chrome is out while nickel, copper, gold are likely to rule.

Photograph Courtesy: Bagno Design

Photograph Courtesy: Bagno Design

 

Photograph Courtesy: Symphony Washbasin, Maison Valentina

Photograph Courtesy: Symphony Washbasin, Maison Valentina

 

TREND: Free-flowing spaces

We spoke to Markus Singler, Managing Director, Hansgrohe Middle East who points out that a big trend that has continued is, ‘bathrooms without borders’, thresholds, or even door mechanisms. Floor-level showers flow seamlessly into the rest of the space, inviting one to walk around at leisure. Glass area separation panes may be present, but they are discreet. Get the drift?

Photograph courtesy: Hansgrohe, Middle East

Photograph courtesy: Hansgrohe, Middle East

TREND: Textured & 3D walls

Another interesting trend that Ellen Bishop points out is the popularity of 3D and heavily textured feature walls. If you like your design bold, you’ll love how a texture or 3D pattern transforms your private space. A mosaic wall is exciting, as are statement over-sized works of art. Go with something intricate and edgy in your bathroom in 2017.

Photograph courtesy: Purity, Dubai

 

Photograph courtesy: Maison Valentina

Photograph courtesy: Maison Valentina

TREND: Bringing nature indoors

“Merging the indoors with the outdoors is going to be a key trend in bathrooms in 2017,” says Markus Singler.  Bring in some green and you’ll see how calming and refreshing a vibe it lends to your  space. Bring home this trend with the inclusion of indoor plants and oodles of natural lighting.

Photograph Courtesy: Hansgrohe, Middle East

Photograph Courtesy: Hansgrohe, Middle East

TREND: Sustainable showering

Sustainable practises and technology are highly demanded in design today. And so the trend is all set to continue even in 2017.  “The Middle East is uniquely aware of the importance of conserving energy and water, and this continues to be reflected in bathroom designs. When it comes to showering, ecologically sound technology makes a big difference,” points out Markus Singler.

Photograph Courtesy: Hansgrohe, Middle East

Photograph Courtesy: Hansgrohe, Middle East

 

TREND: Individualistic Design

Photograph Courtesy: Hansgrohe, Middle East

Photograph Courtesy: Hansgrohe, Middle East

2017 is also leaning towards design that is individualistic.  With constant innovation in terms of technology and form, Axor has tested the limits of individualisation with their latest Axor Waterdream 2016 series of spouts. They’ve attempted to create washbasin spouts crafted from alternative materials with no restriction of form, allowing seamless integration while also creating a personal statement. And to achieve this they brought on board, 5 world-renowned designers David Adjaye, FRONT, Werner Aisslinger, GamFratesi, and Jean-Marie Massaud who created unique spouts that thanks to their material, form and function added, character, value and emotion to the water passing through it.

Apart from these prominent trends, restrained elegance and minimalism will be the norm in 2017, especially in newer urban dwellings. What’s more, bathrooms are likely to become smaller, private and more intimate, all while remaining high on comfort, style and functionality.

Featured Image Courtesy: Maison Valentina

 

Post Comment

37 Comments on "Bathroom trends for 2017"

avatar
250

Sort by:   newest | oldest
Sofa Cleaning Company Dubai
8 months 18 days ago

I think this is one of the most significant information for me. And I’m glad reading your article. Thanks for sharing! Regards, Classy Green Cleaning Technical & Maintenance Services LLC Dubai UAE , http://www.classybmuae.com

Sofa Cleaning Company in Dubai
7 months 11 days ago

Wonderful information, thanks a lot for sharing kind of information. Your website gives the best and the most interesting information. Thanks a ton once again, Regards, Sofa Cleani

Sofa Cleaning Service in Dubai
7 months 10 days ago

Wonderful information, thanks a lot for sharing kind of information. Your website gives the best and the most interesting information. Thanks a ton once again, Regards, Sofa Cleani

Sofa Shampoo Service in Dubai

Wonderful information, thanks a lot for sharing kind of information. Your website gives the best and the most interesting information. Thanks a ton once again, Regards, Sofa Shampo

Professional Kitchen Cleaners in Dubai

Thank you for the sharing good knowledge and information it’s very helpful and understanding. As we are looking for this information since long time. Regards Professional Kitchen Cleaners

Commercial Kitchen Maintenance Company in Dubai

Thank you for the sharing good knowledge and information it’s very helpful and understanding. As we are looking for this information since long time. Regards Commercial Kitchen Maintenance

Professional Kitchen Cleaners in Dubai

Superb article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards Professional Kitchen Cleaners in Dubai

Sofa Cleaning Company in Dubai
5 months 10 days ago

Wonderful information, thanks a lot for sharing kind of information.
Regards Sofa Cleaning Company in Dubai

Floor Cleaning Service in Dubai

Superb information from this article and I have to tell you, your blog giving the best and awesome information. Regards Floor Cleaning Service in Dubai

Office Cleaning in Dubai
3 months 25 days ago

Superb article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards Office Cleaning in Dubai

House Cleaning Dubai
3 months 23 days ago

Superb article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards House Cleaning Dubai

Sofa Cleaning Dubai
3 months 18 days ago

Nice information providing by your article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards Sofa Cleaning Dubai

Sofa Shampoo Service Dubai
3 months 17 days ago

Nice information providing by your article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards Sofa Shampoo Service Dubai

Deep Cleaning Dubai
3 months 13 days ago

Great article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards Deep Cleaning Dubai

Professional Cleaning Company in Dubai

Superb article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards Professional Cleaning Company in Dubai

Cleaning Companies in Dubai
2 months 20 days ago

Superb article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards Cleaning Companies in Dubai</a

Cleaning Company Dubai
2 months 10 days ago

Superb article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards Cleaning Company Dubai

Cleaning Service Company Dubai

Superb article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards Cleaning Service Company Dubai

Cleaning Service Dubai
1 month 13 days ago

Wonderful information, thanks a lot for sharing kind of information.
Regards Cleaning Service Dubai

Deep Clean Company Dubai
1 month 12 days ago

Wonderful information, thanks a lot for sharing kind of information.
Regards Deep Clean Company Dubai

Deep Cleaning Service Dubai
1 month 12 days ago

Superb article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards Deep Cleaning Service Dubai

Deep Cleaning Service Dubai
1 month 11 days ago

Wonderful information, thanks a lot for sharing kind of information.
Regards Deep Cleaning Service Dubai

Deep Cleaning Company in Dubai
22 days 23 hours ago

I would like to thanks for this information that I had been looking. Regards Deep Cleaning Company in Dubai

Cleaning Services in Dubai
16 days 5 hours ago

Wonderful information, thanks a lot for sharing kind of information.
Regards Cleaning Services in Dubai

Best Deep Cleaning Company Dubai

Superb article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards Best Deep Cleaning Company Dubai

House Cleaning Services in Dubai

Wonderful information, thanks a lot for sharing kind of information.
Regards House Cleaning Services in Dubai

Cleaning Services in Dubai
14 days 22 hours ago

Superb article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards Cleaning Services in Dubai

Professional Cleaning Services in Dubai

Superb article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards Professional Cleaning Services in Dubai

Professional Cleaning Services in Dubai

Wonderful information, thanks a lot for sharing kind of information.
Regards Professional Cleaning Services in Dubai

Best Deep Cleaning Company Dubai

Wonderful information, thanks a lot for sharing kind of information.
Regards Best Deep Cleaning Company Dubai

Best Cleaning Service in Dubai
11 days 24 minutes ago

Superb article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards Best Cleaning Service in Dubai

Best House Cleaning Services in Dubai

Superb article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards Best House Cleaning Services in Dubai

Cleaning Company in Dubai
10 days 20 hours ago

Superb article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards Cleaning Company in Dubai

Cleaning Services Company in Dubai

Superb article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards Cleaning Services Company in Dubai

Professional Cleaning Company in Dubai

Superb article with wonderful information and I would really like to thank for the article as it is very helpful. Regards Professional Cleaning Company in Dubai

Best Wall Painting Service in Dubai

Superb article with wonderful information and I would really like to thank for the article as it is very helpful. Regards Best Wall Painting Service in Dubai

Best House Painting Services in Dubai

Superb article and I would really like to thank for your article it’s really helpful. Regards Best House Painting Services in Dubai

wpDiscuz