03/14/14

Shopping for Vintage Bathroom Vanities

Something spectacular tends to occur, once you place a vintage bathroom vanity in a modern setting. The aura in the room practically transforms, and you are vicariously taken to an era of unforgettable passion for fashion and style. Granted, the modern and contemporary flare has got plenty going for it, yet there is something about the vintage bathroom vanity that remains utterly irresistible to decorators from a vast gamut of viewpoints.

Legion 32 inch Vintage Pedestal Bathroom Vanity

Legion 32 inch Vintage Pedestal Bathroom Vanity

 
When looking to spruce up your bathroom, you are quite likely to discover that vintage vanities are among the most highly sought-after items on the market. Best of all, you can find them without having to trudge through endless queues or be inundated by insanely priced merchandise; our one-of-a-kind inventory of antique bath vanities is right at your fingertips, via our innovative online store,  Elaborating more on the topic of vintage bathroom vanities, these are fixtures that have adapted to suit the modern lifestyle and simultaneously retained their classic traits. High fashion is what comes to mind with vintage bathroom vanities; intricate handcrafted detail in sturdy cabinets with a rich and glossy finish of your choice (generally made to reflect a particular type of wood).
A vintage bathroom vanity is really adaptable for a layout of any size, as single-sink and double-sink sets are both immensely popular among designers. Homes, hotels, spa resorts—you name it; each of these establishments is endowed with at least one of these creations.  What is undeniably cool about antique bathroom vanities is that they act as a conduit between the past and present; namely, antique bathroom vanity sets are often billed as transitional, quite rightfully so, given the quintessential classic format that marries well into the updated décor theme.

Legion 32 inch Vintage Pedestal Bathroom Vanity

Legion 32 inch Vintage Pedestal Bathroom Vanity

You really can enjoy the flexibility of antique bathroom vanities, given that the materials utilized in their structure. Stone, granite, travertine, tempered glass, cultured marble and the like are among the materials used to cultivate the nostalgic yet sophisticated look of vintage bathroom vanities. A few specimens you can consider include the Legion double-sink vantage bathroom vanity. This hardwood cabinetry in a dark cherry finish incorporates four drawers and two doors for maximum storage, a Baltic brown granite countertop, and ceramic under-mounted sinks (faucets not included). The Oceana vintage bathroom vanity contains a birch wood cabinet in an espresso or oak finish, along with a beige granite countertop (vessel sink and faucet sold separately). The Silkroad Naomi double-sink vintage bathroom vanity is a solid wood cabinet in a dark walnut finish; five drawers and four doors add to the allure of classic American storage units. A beige travertine countertop nestles under-mounted porcelain sinks (mirrors and faucets sold separately).
You can see that vintage bathroom vanities can hold their own, as tangible snapshots of the past. At the same time, they are a practical and budget-friendly method to revamp your modern home. The choice is yours, and our inventory is always open.

07/18/12

Trailblazing Home Décor with Vintage Bathroom Vanities

Rekindle your love for classic flare in bathroom decor, so that the feeling of nostalgia is appeased. How often have you considered a classic or antique bathroom vanity that conjures up fond memories of a certain time period? You do not need to be a history buff or a classics connoisseur in order to appreciate, and carry a soft spot for, vintage bathroom vanities. They unmistakable can help add a certain something, even to the most modern layout and design. What is known as “shabby chic” among vintage lovers is a great misnomer; classic and antique furniture is anything but shabby and outdated. A bathroom vanity especially is considered a treasure by many a homeowner. Rightfully so, because that type of furniture is indeed one-of-a-kind, and having such a bath vanity in your home can only add to its charm and value.

Vintage White Bathroom Vanity Legion WB-19653B

Vintage White Bathroom Vanity Legion WB-19653B

What makes vintage bathroom vanities particularly enchanting is the regal touch it tends to give to practically any bathroom. The refined details account for the unique and prestigious aspect of the vanity cabinet, which plays a crucial role in setting the tone for the bathroom.

Selecting the right one can take time; nonetheless, it ought to be an experience that you enjoy and feel confident about. Vintage or antique bath vanity cabinets may seem relegated to the bigger models, although modern-day advances have led manufacturer to marry traditional antique bathroom vanities and form with technological advances that enable you to recreate the tone and texture of an historical piece on a different scale. You do not have to imagine how a finely crafted, solid wood cabinet will look standing in your bathroom; you can live the experience by buying your vanity online. The extensive inventory carries bathroom cabinetry designed especially for individuals who are looking to recapture the essence of yesteryear with a chic centerpiece that provides ample storage, as well as making the room more inviting and warm.

For Feng Shui enthusiasts, this is especially a plus, considering that natural wood has long been regarded as the source of warmth, prosperity, and positive energy, overall.  Maintaining positivity is key in any environment, and the bathroom is the one area within the home that allows you to create a niche that is entirely reflective of your needs and personality.  With that in mind, the better the décor, the more enthusiastic is your attitude towards it. After all, the bathroom is intended to be a space for transition and escape, if need be. A vintage vanity will do wonders in helping you capture elegance for years o come. From antique white oak to red oak, from light cherry to dark cherry, from walnut to chestnut, these woods are excellent sources for vintage bathroom vanities that can withstand corrosion and breakage.

Ceramics and brushed nickel go a long way to complement a vintage cabinet. Poised upon a granite or marble countertop, the integrated sink is a sleek and lustrous accent to the vanity. Keeping bathroom decor old school cannot be more refined than with a vintage bathroom vanity.