When it comes to decorating an apartment, the bathroom tends to fall to the bottom of the priority list. And that's understandable, because it can feel kind of impossible to make a small, rental bathroom feel cute without dedicating serious time and money to it.
But through your decor, there are ways to bring fun, bright colors into your bathroom without breaking out the paintbrush. You can create an on-trend, spa-worthy space by curating your towels, bath mats, and even your bathroom trash can, to complement the neutral colors found in most rental bathrooms.
Whether you want a bright, cheerful space to boost your morning mood, or luxurious spa vibes for the perfect evening unwind, these picks prove you don't need a huge bathroom or renovations to create an inviting, welcoming space.
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If you have some boring, builder-grade floors you want covered up ASAP, this funky pink and orange bath mat is here to save the day. Thanks to its runner rug-style dimensions, this retro-inspired mat will make maximum impact in your space.
Let's face it: Towels are the easiest way to set the tone in your bathroom. This set of orange daisy bath towels feels super '70s and is sure to inspire a few throwback karaoke sessions in the shower.
There's no better place for some cheeky decor than the bathroom, and this peach-shaped bath mat certainly fits the bill. The cheerful color and cute phrase are sure to brighten up even the earliest of mornings.
Abstract ceramics are one of our favorite home trends, and form meets function with this fun wavy lilac piece. We love that this toothbrush holder has an open bottom to make for easy countertop cleaning.
Complete the peachy theme with this fruit-patterned shower curtain. If you want a paint-free way to bring some color into your bathroom, these pink, orange, and green tones will help you to establish a fun, on-trend color scheme in your space.
The key to an amazing shower shelfie is aesthetically pleasing containers, and with these, you don't have to sacrifice your favorite shampoo or conditioner. These refillable bottles have convenient pumps and are available as a set of three, four, or six.
This ceramic soap dispenser is beyond soothing to look at, and is sure to bring all the spa vibes to your bathroom sink. It's available in a range of earthy shades like terracotta, mauve, and stone, and it has a matching tray and toothbrush holder available to complete the look.
These soft, ribbed cotton towels are perfect to cozy up in and continue the spa experience, even after your shower. They are organic and available in other subtle neutral shades like pale rose, khaki, and natural.
This plush, hand-tufted bath mat feels like it belongs in a beachside spa, and manages to give both a cozy and luxurious feel. It's extra-thick for added comfort after a shower and perfect for bringing a subtle bit of color into your space.
If you're feeling extra luxurious and ready to take the spa vibes to the next level, it's time to invest in a towel warmer. This large option would fit in with any bathroom decor and can hold up to two bath sheets and two plush bathrobes.
If you have a small bathroom, any extra shelf space is a life-saver. This bath shelf is the perfect place to set up your face mask and cup of tea (or wine) while you're in the bath. It also provides a cute space to display candles and beauty products.