Bathroom
Oct 20, 2014

10 beautiful bathtubs for your home

By: Lauren McPhillips

10 beautiful bathtubs for your home Author: Style At Home

Bathroom
Oct 20, 2014

10 beautiful bathtubs for your home

By: Lauren McPhillips

From spacious deep-soakers to shapely clawfoots, the bathtub has become a stylish centrepiece in the bathroom. Whether you’re using it to relax and reinvigorate after a long day at work, for a quick soak following your spin class or to bathe the kids, a good bathtub is a smart investment for any home. But how do you choose a style that’s right for you?

Grab inspiration for an upcoming bathroom renovation from these 10 tubs, ranging from trendy to traditional and shapely to streamlined.

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10 beautiful bathtubs for your home

Front and centre

Have a tub that’s just too beautiful to blend in to the rest of the bathroom? Make a statement by putting the tub front and centre with a showstopper light fixture overhead.

By: Lauren McPhillips Source: Barry Calhoun Credits: Style at Home

10 beautiful bathtubs for your home

Ultra Zen

Square and clean-lined, this tub evokes the minimalist look of a Zen spa. Keep things simple with an exterior faucet, leaving more space to lean back and relax.

By: Lauren McPhillips Source: Robin Stubbert Credits: Style at Home

10 beautiful bathtubs for your home

Smooth and streamlined

If you prefer a more traditional style to the trendy freestanding tubs, custom paneling and marble tub decks can give a standard tub an elegant streamlined look.

By: Lauren McPhillips Source: Stacey Van Berkel Credits: Style at Home

10 beautiful bathtubs for your home

Organic oval

Smooth, elegant and organic in shape, this oval deep-soaking tub is luxurious comfort at its best. For ultimate serenity, fit the tub in a window nook to allow for natural light during the day and stargazing at night.

By: Lauren McPhillips Source: Stacey Brandford Credits: Style at Home

10 beautiful bathtubs for your home

Feminine curves

With the feminine curves of a clawfoot and the sturdy base of a freestanding tub, this deep-soaker has it all. The high back makes it perfect for a lengthy bubble bath after a particularly long day.

By: Lauren McPhillips Source: Michael Nangreaves Credits: Style at Home

10 beautiful bathtubs for your home

Japanese soaking tub

For the epitome of spa-like luxury, try a Japanese soaking tub. They’re relatively small, but deep, for those who prefer to relax upright rather than lounging. Oval bathing pool, American Standard.

By: Lauren McPhillips Source: American Standard Credits: Style at Home

10 beautiful bathtubs for your home

Clawfoot classic

Go traditional with a clawfoot tub like the all-white beauty pictured here. Choose from a classic cast iron version or a modern limestone tub for better heat retention.

By: Lauren McPhillips Source: Janis Nicolay Credits: Style at Home

10 beautiful bathtubs for your home

Creative corner

If you’re dealing with an odd-shaped bathroom or are short on space, a corner tub may be your best bet. Get creative with the base, playing around with coloured tile or rich woods.

By: Lauren McPhillips Source: Donna Griffith Credits: Style at Home

10 beautiful bathtubs for your home

Pretty pattern

Say ‘so long’ to the days of settling for a standard tub. This unique deep-soaker plays with pattern and texture, featuring a matte floral motif placed upon a high gloss surface. Floral Image-In tub, WetStyle.

By: Lauren McPhillips Source: WetStyle Credits: Style at Home

10 beautiful bathtubs for your home

Stylish steel

If glamour and luxury are at the top of your bathroom renovation must-haves, go for the artisanal look of a metallic-finished cast iron tub. Hand-crafted from quality materials like copper, brass, polished aluminum or the stainless steel beauty featured here, these tubs are a serious investment that are built to last. Iris tub in polished stainless steel, Cheviot Products.

By: Lauren McPhillips Source: Cheviot Products Credits: Style at Home
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