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    Period-Perfect Bathrooms

    Period-Perfect Bathrooms

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    Sleek touches, like the tub filler, give this period-style bathroom an updated look.

    Ultimate rustic bathroom with ladder towel rack, reclaimed window mirrow and washbin sinks.

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      Michelle Inglis

      OMG I need this at the farm Maz !!!

    Black grout echoes the coloration of the clawfoot tub and adds texture to this small all-white subway-tiled bath.

    High-contrast patterned floor tile and over-sized white subway tile feel fresh and at the same time true to the period of this show home bath redo by Vintage Scout Interiors.

    Smoke Grey glass subway tiles add a spa-like feel to this tub/shower combo bath.

    Curvy feet give this new master bath vanity the look of a vintage furniture piece.

    An inset of marble mosaic tile framed with black pencil tile and a marble border highlight the vintage-style exposed-riser shower fittings.

    A clear glass enclosure keeps sight lines open in this master bath shower which is lined with marble tile and a matching basketweave floor. A built-in bench offers a resting spot for toiletries.

    "Via Veneto"decorative wall #tiles by ImolaCeramica #Cersaie 2013 #bathroom

    Paillettes collection by Lea Ceramiche

    Large-scale graphic patterns can make a space feel more substantial. Here, black and white checkerboard tile stretches out the narrow design of a small guest bath.

    A skylight over the storage cabinet in this master bath ushers in sunlight to keep the shower area airy and bright. A 10-inch-deep marble-covered bench provides a perch.

    "Honeybee" wallpaper by J.R. Burrows & Company and a Lincrusta wainscot make this a guest-ready powder room.

    This Gentleman’s Bath by Evars + Anderson in the 2015 San Francisco Decorator Showcase features black on white marble basketweave floors, brass fixtures, black grout with white subway tiels and an usual shower door reminisencet of a vintage phone booth.

    Side-by-side pedestal sinks by Kohler and Walker Zanger subway tiles give this new bath period-perfect style.

    One This Old House reader used black subway tile paired with white grout to create a romantic-feeling bath that also features a red-painted claw foot tub.

    Black tile grout transforms traditional pyramid-stacked white subway tile into an adventurous choice in the bath. Explore other tile-grout color options here.

    A claw foot tub and vintage-style fixtures by Porcher reinforce the traditional look of this master bath.

    A mosaic tile border and floor echo the steely shade of distant storm clouds in this timeless bath.

    A DIY vanity and mirror in stained wood warms up this bathroom remodel with black and white basketweave tile and gray walls. See the Before & After via Karri at

    Traci from Beneath My Heart incorporated faux wood beams in her master bathroom to complement a refinished claw-foot tub and an antique dresser turned vanity. You can see the project in its entirety at

    Rectangular tiles in mixed neutrals, stacked vertically up a bathroom wall, create an interesting rippling effect that's easy on the eyes and make the bathroom appear larger. Shown: Heavy Rain Mosaic, Calacatta, AKDO

    TOH contractor Angelo McRae shows how to install a new mosaic-tile floor.

    A diamond-shaped rug in small black-and-white hex tiles helps define this family bath.

    Mosaics can can cover a wall to make a rich wallpaper look. Vertical patterns demand attention and draw the eye upward for a high-ceiling effect. Shown: Lace Vine Mosaic, Bursa Beige, AKDO