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It’s easy to forget the importance of the bathroom, but it's where we start and finish the day. Here's all the inspiration, ideas and information you need to get started.

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Sitting pretty
When it comes to buying a new bathroom throne, you might be surprised just how flush for choice you are. We've outlined the key options and key differences here to help make your decision that much ea...
Mood and mystery
Bright and breezy? Atmospheric? There are many ways to go with the look of your own bathroom and Trend has 1000s of examples. Check out the thinking behind this bathroom.
Why choose tiles?
TV Presenter and Interior Designer Hamish Dodd discusses the design possibilities available from using tiles in your home.
Material gain
Designer Cameron Ireland has always pushed the boundaries when it comes to the spaces he designs and the materials he uses.  See how he makes the material choices do the work in these bathrooms.
Open minded
Would you like your bathroom to be a part of your bedroom or for that matter include a transparent toilet cubicle? The upsides are long lines of sight and an alluring sense of space – look through the...
4 approaches to bathroom basins
Switching out your basin can quickly inject some personality into your bathroom. Don't believe us? Here are some examples


(Bath)room with a view

Clean white surfaces complement stunning seaside views in this sleek bathroom

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Safe, simple, and fun – bath time with kids

Getting the kids bathed and ready for bed can be fun – but after a long day, it can also feel like an exhausting challenge. If you have the right bathroom set-up, safety awareness, and some carefully chosen bath toys, it’ll be more fun and less effort for everyone involved.

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Bathroom on a budget: achieving an affordable reno
Renovating your bathroom doesn't have to cost an arm and a leg. There's plenty of ways to significantly improve your bathing space, without emptying your bank account. Here's how.
Favourite colour? … Blue
Deep ink blue cabinetry and striking Azure Bahia granite add to the drama to this renovated bathroom

inspiring ideas

Glamorous bathroom balances classic elements with contemporary
Traditional wallpaper and mirror are contrasted by a sculptural basin and minimalist tapware
Modern elements and classic detailing combine in this two-tone bathroom
Black is matched with white and classic with contemporary in this bathroom, which also finds a mid point between masculine lines and a softer ambience


Volume 34 No 6
Discover great home, kitchen and bathroom design ideas in the latest issue of Trends.


Warmup New Zealand Tiled Shower Solutions
Experience the luxury of undertile heating in your bathrooms
This light-filled master suite has you feeling as if you're in a lush tropical setting
Trends Bathroom Design Perspectives - Tropical retreat
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