Steal This Look: A Watery Blue Bath, Seashells Included by

Issue 76 · Nautical Notes · June 11, 2013

Steal This Look: A Watery Blue Bath, Seashells Included

Issue 76 · Nautical Notes · June 11, 2013

It's rare that we go for a themed room, but the coastal vibe of this pale blue bath caught our eye. We like the narrow shelves lining the rooms that displays a collection of seashells, starfish, and sand dollars. Recreate the look with the elements shown below:

Coastal Blue Bathroom from Elle Decor, Remodelista

Above: Designed by Jacques Grange and photographed by Dominique Vorillon for Elle Decor.

Glass and Nautical Doorknobs from Anthropologie, Remodelista

Above L: The Tea House Doorknob in glass and an antique finished brass is $38. Above R: The Compass Doorknob in cast iron and ceramic is $48; both from Anthropologie.

Klismos Dining Chair in White Wood, Remodelista

Above: West Elm's Klismos Dining Chair is inspired by the intersection of Scandinavian and Greek design. Made from solid wood and white lacquer, a set of two chairs is currently on sale for $119.

Twos Company Knot Door Stop, Remodelista

Above: Go all the way with the nautical look by propping open the door with the Cargo Doorstop made from cotton jute for $58 from Anthropologie.

Elizabethan Classics Shower Faucet in Brass, Remodelista

Above: Made in a polished brass, Elizabethan Classics' Tub Filler with Handshower and Plain Porcelain Lever Handles is $406 through Wayfair or directly from Elizabethan Classics.

Freestanding Randolph Bath Tub, Remodelista

Above: For a relatively affordable classic clawfoot tub, the Randolph Morris 72-Inch Classic Clawfoot Tub is made with traditional porcelain over a cast-iron construction for $1,199.95 from Vintage Tub. For nine other options see our post: 10 Easy Pieces: Classic Freestanding Bathtubs.

Restoration Hardware White Plush Pile Bath Rug, Remodelista

Above: Restoration Hardware's Plush Pile Bath Rug in white (or Shore, Marine, Azure, and 36 other colors) is currently on sale for $23 for the smallest 17-by-24-inch size.

Ohio Design Blocky Stool, Remodelista

Above: Ohio Design's ode to Donald Judd, the Blocky Stool is a sculptural piece made entirely of solid wood and available in Radiata, Carbonized Radiata (shown), and Oak for $200 to $360.

Benjamin Moore Picture Perfect Blue Paint, Remodelista

Above: Benjamin Moore's Picture Perfect is a light soft blue; $6.99 for a sample pint and $36.99 for a gallon of Ben Interior Paint from Benjamin Moore.

Yolo Colorhouse Water Blue Paint, Remodelista

Above: Another option with more green to it is Yolo Colorhouse's Caribbean-inspired color, Water; $35.95 for 1 gallon from Home Depot.

Dried Star Fish Collected from Florida, Remodelista

Above: While displaying found beach objects collected over the years has both personal significance, you can also source shells, sand dollars, and starfish online. 24 Vintage Starfish collected from Florida are $10 from The Inspired Trader on Etsy.

Looking for more remodeling sources for the bath? See our past Steal This Look posts: A Modern Bathroom in Sonoma, Bath at the Ace Hotel, and Eric Pike's Glamorous NYC Bath.

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