The Resurgence of Brass Hardware

The Devil is in the (Brass) Details – the Resurgence of Brass Hardware

by Concept II, October 5, 2016

Be still my heart. When this brass hardware re-awakening started showing up on the pages of my favorite design magazines I think I cried a little. We needed this!  I know I speak for designers everywhere when I say that everything had gotten a little (read: a lot) cold.  All at once the beige, beige world went white, and grey, …

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Floating Vanities in Rochester, NY

Floating Ideas… Floating Bathroom Vanities

by Concept II, September 26, 2016

I chose these three bathroom vanity images for the title banner because the first thing I want to do is dispel the myth that wall-hung or floating bathroom vanities are exclusively contemporary. Wildly different in feel, the above bathrooms are all benefiting from the use of wall-mounted bathroom vanities. I can think of so many reasons to consider this type …

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Spa-Like Bathrooms with Pebble Tile

Spa Day: Pebble Tile for a Spa-Like Bathroom

by Concept II, May 31, 2016

Maybe it’s because I’m going to the beach tomorrow, or maybe it’s because we just picked up a great new stone tile dealer, but I’ve got pebbles on my mind. Is the pebble stone tile look for everyone? No, it definitely is not. But if you’re looking for a casual, comfortable, natural bathroom design, pebble tile might work for you. …

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