Our Gold and Ivory Palm Powder Room

blindsgalore designer roman shades
gold brass bathroom accessories
gold wastebasket
gold mirror powder room
Restoration Hardware Newbury Tissue Storage Canister
annie selke antigua oak wallpaper
antica farmacista diffuser prosecco
restoration hardware petite candlestick sconce
gold powder room

A small powder room was one of the first spaces in our new home to get a little extra attention. Located between the dining room and kitchen, this powder room is a visible spot and one most all guests would use. The “before” room certainly wasn’t bad — just a little basic.

We kept main fixtures in place (like the pedestal sink, toilet and flooring) but updated lighting, hardware, and hello — the walls! This beautiful antigua oak palm print wallpaper gives just the right amount of texture and interest. I feel it fits my traditional taste, but offers something a little fun. Wallpaper is back, people!

I knew I wanted to use my grandmother’s antique gilded mirror in this powder room. It’s a piece I’ll forever cherish. Flanked by two wall sconces, it’s a vignette I truly enjoy looking at every day.

Other antique brass accents include wall fixtures by Restoration Hardware, bath accessories by Target (a major find!) and this gold faucet we installed to the existing sink. The drawback of a pedestal sink is the lack of storage, so this gold tissue canister does the trick while keeping in line with other accessories.

An ivory silk roman shade by Blindsgalore was an extra finishing touch to the room.

What are your thoughts on wallpaper? Do you have any areas in your home you’ve updated, or would like to?

WALLPAPER: Antigua Oak Wallpaper (Annie Selke)

LIGHTING: Petite Candlestick Sconce (Restoration Hardware)

HARDWARE: “Spritz” Tissue Holder (Restoration Hardware)

HARDWARE: “Spritz” Towel Ring (Restoration Hardware)

FAUCET: Vintage Brass NuvoFusion Widespread Faucet (Kingston Brass)

WINDOWS: Roman Shade in “Calistoga Arctic Fox” (Blindsgalore)

ACCESSORIES: “Newbury” Bath Tissue Storage Canister (Restoration Hardware)

ACCESSORIES: Brass Wastebasket (Target)

ACCESSORIES: Brass Dish (Target)

ACCESSORIES: Brass Soap Dispenser (Target)

ACCESSORIES: “Prosecco” Fragrance Diffuser (Antica Farmacista)

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  1. Sara Albertson wrote:

    I am so in love with this look! Powder rooms are a fun place to kick up design details. Love all the gold elements you have.

    Posted 3.13.19 Reply
    • Laura wrote:

      Thank you, Sara! I’m with you!

      Posted 3.13.19 Reply
  2. Mincero wrote:

    Hey, your blog post is amazing, I love your content and website. Keep up the good work. Looking forward for more such amazing work from your side.

    Posted 3.19.19 Reply
    • Laura wrote:

      Thanks so much! xx

      Posted 3.20.19 Reply
  3. Deborah Rawlings wrote:

    I hope you’re loving your new home. The powder room is beautiful! I didn’t think it was possible to out do the powder room in the greystone! We miss you! Deb

    Posted 4.17.19 Reply
    • Laura wrote:

      Thank you, Deb! We miss you, too!! Hope all is well in Lakeview! xx

      Posted 6.3.19 Reply
  4. Yvette wrote:

    I love this look!!

    Question, were did you get the toilet paper holder?

    I am having a hard time finding the gold color I am looking for and this one is perfect!

    Posted 11.21.20 Reply

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