Design Trends - East or West?

Jun 11, 2015

 Who leads the design race – the West or the East?

 We’ve analyzed 5 categories from the Indian Viewpoint & International Trends and will be telling you all about it in our 5 part #TrendsSeries.

  First up, we have trends in Bath and Sanitary ware.

 Indian bathrooms have moved from utilitarian to an upscale space of the home. The result is a range of bathroom products, including bathroom tiles, faucets and
sanitary ware have developed.


 What’s In


  • Heated towel rails
  • Bluetooth in showers
  • LCD touch screen display that includes spot lamps, radio,mobile phone connection
  • Ozone sterilization in steam fences and under-the-floor heating


 What’s Out


  • Chunky mouldings
  • Overhead lights
  • Blocky sanitary ware

 International Trends:

  • Marble and natural stones are in 
  • Actual wood tiles also make a noticeable appearance
  • A new digital inkjet technology that glazes the wood grains
  • Colours are now popular in the bathroom, with bright orange and deep purple
    being favourites
  • Wallpapers, too, have made their way into the bathrooms, especially floral, decorative ones

 DezignGenie Picks: Salon d’eau, wafer thin sinks, under-the-floor heating, Bluetooth in showers, and bright colours in bathrooms.


 Watch this space for the second part of our #TrendSeries! Coming Soon…

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