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8 Easy Ways to Make Your Bathroom More Luxe

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The bathroom, whether shared by the family or an ensuite haven, is often the most overlooked room in the house, but in the midst of winter – when indulgent pampering sessions and long, luxurious baths are a top priority – it pays to make the space that much more attractive.

If you don’t have the time, budget or patience for a major overhaul, look to these eight easy ways to transform a tired room into a much more elegant space. From statement mirrors to subtle scented candles, these ideas from top interior designers are guaranteed to give you a five-star bathroom. 


“Imagine the best hotel room you’ve ever stayed in; what made the bathroom space so appealing? Often it’s the clean, uncluttered space and small luxurious touches. Candles are a great way to achieve this – they play to your sense of smell and immediately create a sense of atmosphere. — Jamie Horton, Managing Director at Harlequin London

“Scented candles create a serene spa-like retreat. Our favourite are the ultra-luxurious (and beautiful to look at) Cire Trudon.” — Charlotte Wood, Founder & Floral Designer at Wild Wood London

Baies Scented Candle, £20-40 | Diptyque

Gift Set of Three Scent Candles, £75 | Tom Dixon 

Ernesto Leather, Tabacco & Oak Scented Candle, £62 | Cire Trudo




“Put your products in simple white or beautiful glass containers and place these on lacquer trays. It’s a straightforward change, but so effective.” — Robert Angell, Interior Designer, Robert Angell Design International

Marble Effect Bathroom Set, from £9.99 | Zara Home

White Lacquer Display Tray, £20 | Kelly Hoppen London 

Hand Cream & Handwash Twinset, £32 | Grown Alchemist

Ressurrection Aromatique Hand Balm, £19 | Aesop

Mirrored Bathroom Set, £19.99 | Zara Home

White Pompelmo Hand & Body Wash, £18 | The White Company 




“Don’t forget to accessorise – a couple of framed pictures can really lift the space, and art is a great way to tie in your design scheme.” — Alice Dunbar, Interiors Expert at Harvey Maria

Rose Gold Lips Print Canvas Wraps Femimine Decor, £11 | Ruby And B

Palm Tree Photography Print Black & White, £6.01 | Sutil Designs

Coco Chanel Gold Perfume Print French Wall Art, £11.43 | Peach And Gold

1968 Wall Art by Andy Warhol, £150 | Oliver Bonas

Cheri Large Abstract Print, £17.17 | Parima Creative Studio

White Fine Wood Photo Frame, £35 | The White Company




Combine pattern and colour to create a design-led look in your bathroom. Wallpaper is great for this, just be sure to choose colours that harmonise – a fun animal or abstract print, for example, works well with a simple white or cream colour palette with finishing touches that pick up one or two colours in the wallpaper.” — Alice Dunbar

Flamingos Wallpaper, £72 | Cole & Son

Downing Gate Wallpaper, £69 | Fabrics & Papers

Laguna Wallpaper, £56 | Osborne & Little