As tots turn into teens, time in the bath is as important as time on the phone. A few simple touches can help transform everyday bathrooms into something special.
This bath takes little-girl pastels and deepens them for a more sophisticated look. Soft lime walls set the stage, and coordinating accessories add punch.
Shiny chrome accents such as these towel hooks give the room pop and bring out the gray tones of the floor tile.
The delicate butterfly was created by tracing an image from a coloring book onto the wall. Fill it in using artist's brushes and crafts paint and you've got your own custom artwork.
While an industrial-strength metal storage unit boosts this bath's practicality, a sheath fashioned from sheer cotton batiste fabric adds softness. Cotton batiste is not as slick as other sheers, and therefore is easy to work with.
Sun-kissed yellow walls painted with cheery daisies set the mood in this bright bath. Blue and white accents keep the look fresh.
Paint white daisies with blue centers freehand using crafts paint and a foam brush; a design this simple is easy to mimic. Or, for a more polished look, use a large stencil from a crafts store or home center and follow the package instructions.
Jazz up plain metal shower curtain rings with funky fridge magnets. Or let your daughter add magnets to her favorite costume jewelry with a glue gun, then pop them onto the rings.
Make a one-of-a-kind statement with squares of fabric topstitched onto a plain terry towel. Add a decorative button in the middle of each patch.