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Create a Scandinavian Spa-Like Bathroom

So fresh, so clean designs for soothing, Nordic-style loos

Photography by Steven Evans

For hire: Modernest
This local firm took cues from panelled Nordic saunas to create a serene sky-lit oasis that features a Blu Bathworks tub, limestone tiles from Ciot, and a stool from Mjölkmodernest.ca

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Niche by Wetstyle
This free-standing oak unit, with storage for towels and loofahs, complements the Cube tub perfectly. Shelving from $580, tub from $6930, at Canaroma Bath & Tile, 7979 Weston Rd, Vaughan

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Seed containers by EQ3
Stash cotton swabs, nail files and makeup sponges in this trio of bamboo-topped ceramic canisters. From $10, at EQ3, 222 King st E (Also: 51 Hanna Ave, Ste #3)

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ActiVate by American Standard
Please the germaphobes with this high-efficiency toilet’s motion-sensor flush mechanism. A power button lets you disable the sensor when cleaning. $495, at Taps Bath Centre, 1020 Lawrence Ave W

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Hub mirror by Umbra
This rubber-rimmed full-length is ideal for social butterflies who use their bathroom to prep for nights out. Hang towels or potential party dresses on the easel’s three ash rungs. $300, at Umbra, 165 John St  umbra.com

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Teak bath mat by CB2
Swap out your shag shower rug for this luxurious and naturally water-resistant slatted teak design. The smooth finish feels great on wet feet, and gives off a fresh, woodsy smell. $60, at CB2, 651 Queen St W

Originally published in our Fall 2015 issue as Lavish Lavatories: Scandinavian Spa.

For even more bathroom designs, read our guides to creating primped and pretty and jet-black lavatories.


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