A modern bathroom should be not only stylish, but also practical, comfortable; in the 2017 photo you can find many relevant ideas for design. At the same time, such a combination is possible even in small areas of 3-4 square meters. meter, and a trendy interior can be created using affordable means. So what can be done to be trendy without compromising convenience?
The modern functional interior can be arranged in a small area in the bathroom.
The latest design trends
Not so important, a small restroom or a large, fashionable design of 2017 primarily implies simplicity of outlines, a minimum of things, and severity of lines. Minimalism, popular in 2016 is still in trend, so it remains one of the most popular styles and dictates its own rules when making:
- Multifunctional furniture;
- Minimal decor;
- Smooth surfaces;
- The absence or minimum of contrasting combinations;
- Neutral color range.
Neutral beige tones are in perfect harmony with the snow-white fixtures in the bathroom
Minimalist styles are convenient because the time spent on repairs is much less, and the abundance of various finishing materials, which are quite affordable, will not require too much investment. However, it’s also not worth pursuing cheapness, first of all you should choose materials with the best price-quality ratio for you. Variants of application of modern ideas for the design of the bathroom can be seen in the photo, and consider the details below.
The use of one color or only its shades is becoming increasingly popular. Monochrome finish is often combined with minimalism and unusual details. However, this technique is suitable for other styles from classic to avant-garde. It is important to keep the main features of the chosen style, in this case, the monochrome will look harmonious.
White monochrome bathroom dilutes accent wall of decorative stone
Behavior of antiquity
Aged surfaces, craquelure and metal parts with patina patina are now popular not only in provance or chebbi chic. In 2017, a similar decor is relevant for all interiors. Particularly impressive is the combination of antiquity and the latest innovations in technology and decoration. Variants of bathroom design with aged elements that are relevant to the current trends of 2017 can be seen in the photo below.
Natural stone looks very organic in the decoration of the bathroom in the style of Provence
A similar form of tile is fashion squeak in the new season. Hexagonal tiles can be monophonic or with an ornament that creates a volume effect. In any case, it looks very stylish in the decoration of the toilet.
Hexagon tiles in the bathroom - the latest trend in interior fashion
The popularity of hexagonal forms due to not only an unusual appearance, but also easy installation. With the help of such a tile, you can create various ornaments, but its combination with other finishing materials, such as a single-colored stone, will be much more interesting. This way you can easily zone a bathroom with a toilet, highlighting the most important details.
How does a fashionable hexagonal tile in the design of the bathroom can be seen on the selection of photos below.
The custom geometry of the hexagon tile using two colors visually expands the space
This metal has become one of the most fashionable in 2017. Especially well brass elements look, combined with natural marble. This combination looks luxurious and stylish, subtly resembling the style of the 70s of the last century.
Brass golden soap dish will add chic and luxury to the bathroom interior
Important! Ensure that all metal elements are in the same range.
Brass mixers perfectly harmonize with natural stone
Potted flowers can be a decoration of the room. Green home plants not only diversify the decor, they are one of the trends of this season. It is important to pick flowers that require high humidity, then they will please the eye for a long time. This decor is well suited for any style.
In the bathroom should pick flowers that can do without sunlight
Artificial decoration with natural materials, wood and stone, look stylish and fashionable. This combination will give dynamics, playing on the contrast of textures.
Natural wood and stone look beautiful together, this combination can easily fit into most interior styles, especially this solution is appropriate for Japanese, Scandinavian styles, minimalism, eco. No less impressive is the synthesis of wood with ceramics, especially hexagonal tiles. Warm wood texture in harmony with cold ceramics.
At the same time, natural materials can easily be combined with synthetic ones; such a solution is no longer considered tasteless. Modern ideas and options for combining different textures in the design of the bathroom in 2017 can be seen in the photos below.
Combination of collections
Designers recommend combining different tile collections. For example, plain tiles can be combined with patterned tiles or mosaics, as well as the use of tiles of different shapes.
The season of 2017 is characterized by a variety of textures, detailed images are not relevant, and any drawings become more stylized, symbolic. The decor is also kept to a minimum. Concrete, wood, granite or their imitation are very popular. Such a decoration is especially appropriate for a small bathroom, a few ideas can be found in the photo below.
A concept that is radically different from the leading minimalism. Decorate the restroom with paintings, statues, etc. Of course, this decor is more suitable for spacious rooms; for small ones, it is better to choose one or two bright objects in order not to overload the space.
Too much detail visually reduces the room, and also creates a clutter effect. Variants of the design of the bathroom, decorated with paintings, can be seen in the photo of the new 2017.
Regardless of the choice of style, to influence the dimensions of the restroom in practice will not work. However, with the help of competent selection of textures and shades of finish with furniture and sanitary ware, you can visually change the proportions of the room. This is especially important for small lavatories, where the number of available colors is limited. Also, do not forget about the multi-level lighting, so that the bathroom does not seem too dark, otherwise the whole effect of color will go down the drain.
In order for the room not to look cramped, in addition to the smooth glossy surfaces and mirrors, it is necessary to choose a light scale: white, silver, pastel colors, beige, light brown, coffee with milk, caramel. Also for the season of 2017 the actual color of the bathroom will be a combination of snow-white with more vivid colors, for example, turquoise or coral. However, do not overdo it with such shades, it is best to use them for decoration or small interior elements. No less popular are the natural colors of muted tones.
Important! Even if you choose a monochrome design, you should not choose the same tone for all surfaces. So the room will seem too blurry and fuzzy, the effect is especially strong when choosing a white color.
For furniture and sanitary ware it is better to choose lighter shades, the most suitable option is white, milky, pearl or beige. Darker furniture is suitable for rooms of 6-7 square meters. meters and more. When choosing colors it is necessary to observe the balance and not choose more than two or three primary colors. Too motley colors will look tasteless, and one color will quickly get bored. Variants of modern bathroom design with different colors can be seen on the selection of photos below.
Fashion trends concern not only the style of the interior or its specific elements, but also the finishing. In addition to the use of new collections of tiles and other finishing materials, it is necessary to take into account practicality, wear resistance, water resistance, as well as the environmental safety of the finish. In 2017, ecology and health care in a trend more than ever, modern ideas of such design of a bathroom with a toilet are presented in the photo below.
The first thing that matters to the floor is its safety. You should not lay a smooth tile, it will be too slippery. Choose a grungy tile or natural stone, if the coating is glossy, you can not do without rugs. But the laminate and parquet flooring is not the best choice for the restroom.
For finishing the ceiling there are different design options, fashionable in 2017. Stretch ceilings with built-in spotlights are popular, it is desirable that the canvas was glossy. This technique will allow you to visually make the room higher, and the PVC canvas is able to withstand temperature, humidity and even water from the neighbors above.
Another finishing option is suspended structures with one or several levels. It should be borne in mind that each new level will require a certain height, so this decor is not suitable for low apartments.
But more spectacular will be the stained glass ceiling with lighting inside. The colors used for the stained glass may overlap with the elements of the decor, but the decoration of the walls and the floor should be as calm as possible. If there is a need to visually expand the room, you can choose a fully mirrored ceiling. Bathroom design 5-7 square. m with different options for finishing the ceiling can be seen in the photo below.
For the interiors of the bathroom, it is important to choose a large monochromatic tile alternating with bright borders, mosaic tiles or ornamental tiles. Large tile is convenient because it is quickly mounted, and the seams are much smaller.
However, this decor is not suitable for rooms with a complex shape, a large number of projections, niches or bends. For curved surfaces it is much more convenient to use small tiles or mosaics.
The complex layout of tiles with drawings and ornaments is considered fashionable. But so that the image can be easily viewed, it is better to use such decor on large areas. Modern ideas for laying fashionable tiles in the bathroom can be seen in the photo.
Choice of plumbing
For a spacious bathroom, combined with a toilet, you can choose plumbing dark shades, it looks especially impressive against the background of light walls. This combination is one of the most fashionable trends of 2017.
Also, instead of bored white, deaf tones of pink, green, turquoise, aquamarine, coral are relevant. You can also not be afraid to use the plumbing of unusual forms, with prints, patterns, etc.
If the restroom area does not exceed 3-4 square meters. meters, it is better to stay on the classic light colors. Ideas for the design of a modern bathroom of small sizes are presented in the photo below.
Shades and materials can be almost any. The main thing is that the lockers with shelves are combined with the rest of the furniture. You can use sets of bright colors, but it is better to choose rich colors for the decor, and leave the furniture more neutral. Variants of designer interiors with furnished bathroom can be viewed on the photo.
Particularly fashionable are furniture sets made of natural wood. To prevent this material from deforming from moisture, it must be treated with special means. Other materials can also be used - metal, durable plastic, glass, and combinations thereof.
Bathroom design in a modern classic style and in 2017 apart from the competition, the classics are always up to date. Natural materials, luxury furniture of the highest class, space and plenty of light will decorate any bathroom. On the spacious territory, the luxury of a classic interior with gold leaf, marble and stucco can unfold in all its glory. It is not appropriate to use flashy neon colors, plastic, chrome, only natural colors and natural materials. At the same time, modern classics have not escaped the influence of minimalism, so restraint and functionality are some of its features.
Minimalism and high-tech at the peak of popularity, these are modern interiors, focused on the fast pace of urban life. Simplicity, practicality, versatility, the latest electronics and technology - this is what is primarily important for a resident of the metropolis. Minimalism with high tech can provide these needs. Also, both styles will perfectly fit into the design of a small bathroom up to 5 square meters, modern ideas that are relevant for 2017 can be seen in the photo.
On the wave of ecology popularity, eco-style is relevant. This interior is characterized only by natural materials, simple forms, a light scale (basic white, sand or beige), a large amount of light, as well as living plants as decorative elements. You can also use floral ornaments with prints, photo printing with landscapes or murals with the same subjects. Bathroom design with the most popular styles of the interior of the season of 2017 can be viewed on a selection of photos.
Ideas for budget repair
Fashionable interior does not have to be complicated and expensive. All current trends can be used in the design of the bathroom in the usual Khrushchev, there are a lot of modern ideas for economy class design in the 2017 photo. How and what can be saved without compromising the appearance and quality of repair:
- Instead of expensive designer tiles, use plastic wall panels. They are inexpensive, tolerate moisture well, and their installation does not require a perfectly smooth surface. This is a good modern material, and due to the variety of colors suitable for any interior.
- Tile or stone on the floor can be replaced with dense quality linoleum. This coating is easily and quickly mounted, resistant to water, easy to clean, but after repair, all seams must be carefully treated with a sealant. The color is better to choose one or two tones darker than the walls.
- A steel bath will cost less than acrylic. Steel is durable, such plumbing will last up to 25 years. So that the metal does not cool quickly and does not vibrate, cover it from the outside with a layer of foam, it will serve as a good sound insulator. To make it look beautiful, tile the bath with a tile or cover it with a plastic screen.
- If the bathroom is not combined with a toilet, then for the decoration of its walls, you can choose wallpaper instead of tiles or panels.
- A simple water-based paint of light shades or ordinary whitewashing is suitable for any style of interior. On occasion, such a ceiling can be easily repainted.
- A good alternative for expensive finishing materials is a self-adhesive film. It can replace the wallpaper, or be a separate decoration of selected sections of the wall. In the photo you can see how this decor looks in the fashionable design of 2017 bathroom in Khrushchev.
Choosing budget finishes it is worth keeping the balance of price and quality, no need to chase for cheapness. Such a rush will necessarily affect the quality of repair.
Fashionable design for a modern bathroom, relevant in 2017, does not have to be expensive. To decorate the lavatory, it is advisable to choose natural materials, especially stone with wood, not to be afraid to combine different textures and collections, or to install colored plumbing. No matter how bold one decision or another may be, harmonious combination and proportions are always important.