Lately we've been noticing the humble Alape bucket sink in washrooms everywhere (we first spotted it at Labour and Wait in London). Here's a roundup of spaces, plus a source for the sink.
Above: In the Melbourne home of Simone and Rhys Haag, an Alape sink with a ladder as towel holder. Photograph by Armelle Habib for Urbis Magazine.
Above: Double utility sinks via Merci in Paris.
Above: A humble bucket sink in the Old Library Restaurant washroom, designed by Australian firm Hecker Guthrie, is elevated by the addition of exposed copper piping and a painted wall mimicking tiles.
Above: Another Alape sink in the home of Simone and Rhys Haag. Photograph by Armelle Habib for Urbis Magazine.
This post is an update; the original story ran on February 26, 2013, as part of our Bath & Spa issue.