Latest technologies have taken the bathroom basin from a simple, functional item to a showstopping work of art. While the bath has traditionally been the central piece in the bathroom, designers in the know are looking to the basin to do the hard work. With this in mind, here’s our round-up of the most luxurious basin designs around that will help you stamp your mark on your bathroom and turn heads. 


Wooden wonders

Lead image A solid teak basin, priced £3,960, from Modulnova’s Blade collection at DesignSpaceLondon takes centre stage, complementing the adjoining cabinet in Kerlite material in a Fossil finish and open-wall shelves in Raw Oak veneer.


A touch of green

Below The Infinit mineral cast washbasin sits stylishly with the Olive Green unit from the Istanbul collection, priced £2,710. The design is shown here with a two-hole basin mixer made from brass and then finished in chrome, £525, all VitrA.




The magic number

Below The Geo freeflow basin, priced £1,695, teams perfectly with the Savio wall-mounted three-hole basin mixer, £370, and Geo Store drawers in Eton Oak, £225, from Utopia Bathrooms.




Beautiful and retro

Below left The classic Double Crake vanity unit in a nickel finish features stunning Atlantic Grey marble, and is from around £9,540, at Drummonds



White matters

Above right This pair of Purity basins are sleekly recessed into a cantilevered vanity unit made from Glacier White Corian®. Basins cost from £250 and come in four shades of white. Available from DuPont™.


Article by: Emily Peck