Make 2024 the Year You Bathe in Victorian Grandeur
As the Auld Year bids farewell and Edinburgh prepares for a Hogmanay bash like no other, our thoughts turn not just to resolutions of gym memberships and kale smoothies, but to the sanctuaries within our homes, those spaces where we seek solace and renewal. This year, why not set a resolution that transcends the mundane and immerses you in a bygone era of elegance and luxury? Make 2024 the year you transform your bathroom into a Victorian masterpiece.
Step away from the ubiquitous white tiles and chrome fixtures. Imagine, instead, a haven bathed in the warm glow of gaslight sconces, where your bath becomes a throne of cast iron, cradled by clawed feet. Picture swirling porcelain sinks adorned with intricate floral patterns, and polished brass towel rails gleaming like Victorian treasures. Let mosaic floors transport you to a forgotten palace, each tile a tiny jewel whispering tales of a time when bathing was an art form, not just a necessity.
A Victorian-inspired bathroom isn’t just about aesthetics, though the visual feast is undeniable. It’s about stepping into a different time, a world where self-care was a ritual, and the bathroom was a sanctuary for both body and soul. Imagine sinking into a clawfoot tub filled with steaming water, surrounded by the glint of brass and the soft glow of candlelight. Breathe in the scent of lavender and bergamot, a timeless aromatherapy experience fit for a queen.
Of course, a Victorian bathroom in modern Edinburgh requires a touch of practicality. Fear not, intrepid time travellers! Today’s technology allows you to replicate the grandeur of the era with modern conveniences. Heated towel rails keep you toasty, while clever shower systems hidden within clawfoot tubs ensure a refreshing rinse. You can even find Victorian-style fixtures with eco-friendly features, marrying historical charm with environmental consciousness.
Transforming your bathroom into a Victorian haven is a project you can tailor to your desires with our design team. So, as you raise a glass (or a dram) to the New Year, let your resolutions go beyond the predictable. Dare to create a space that transcends the ordinary, a Victorian oasis in the heart of your Glasgow home. Let 2024 be the year you step into a bathroom that whispers of elegance, whispers of self-care, whispers of a time when bathing was an art form. For in that luxurious embrace, you might just discover a newfound appreciation for the simple pleasure of a hot bath, and the transformative power of a well-made resolution.
At Edwards & Greaves, we are specialists in the design of Victorian bathrooms for homes across Edinburgh and the Central Belt of Scotland.
From the beautiful designs, fittings and finishings to the incredible ceramic tiles and geometric, mosaic tiles, we provide the complete Victorian Bathroom Fitting Service for customers that want that authentic Victorian bathroom look and feel to go with their period home and interior design tastes.
Based in Edinburgh and covering Glasgow and the central belt of Scotland, we use traditional skills combined with modern methods and can provide a bathroom design and fitting service for a broad range of projects for clients looking for skilled craftsman who can work on complex projects efficiently with as minimal disruption to their day to day lives as possible.