How to Give Your Bathroom That Modern Farmhouse Style

Modern farmhouse bathrooms are a look that easier to achieve then think. In fact, a lot of it comes down to a few elements that are repeat over again and over again.

White subway tiles

White subways tiles are a very classic look. You see them everywhere so it should be no surpise that they also work great in a modern farmhouse bathroom.

There a couple ways you can use white subway tiles as a backsplash. Of course there the classic look white tiles with white grout. These are some good subway tiles for that look.

Another great look with subway tiles is to use white tiles with a dark grout. I love this look. A good example is these tiles.

Plank wall

Plank walls area nice way to add a nice farmhouse touch while still keeping things modern. Espically white or light color planks look great in a modern farmhouse bathroom.

Here how to put planks up in your bathroom. This is a good example of white plank wall in a bathroom. And this is a good example of wood planks in a bathroom.

Wood vanities

Your bathroom vanity is the focus point of the room. So it important to put a good vanity. A good one to pick for a modern farmhouse vanity is a wood one.

I love this freestanding wood vanity from home depot. Another vanity from home depot its a bit larger plus its a floating vanity.

This a nice wood vanity with black accents perfect for a modern farmhouse bathroom. Here another vanity thats just wood.

Farmhouse sinks

Another great way to add a farmhouse touch to your bathroom is with a farmhouse sink. There a couple different style of sinks.

This is quite a small sink that still has that farmhouse vibe to it. This sink has more that classic farmhouse look to it. A different farmhouse sink is this trough sink.

Black accents

Something that really helps to keep your bathroom modern is black accents. From taps to black shower frames there are lots of ways you can add black accents to your bathoroom. If your not sure how to add black accents apartment therapy has a great post on it.

A good way to add some black is with a black tap. Here a nice single handle tap. This tap has more of classic look to it. For more of an unique look pick this wall mounted tap.

Another way you can add some black touches to your bathroom is with a shower frame. This one would be perfect for a walk in shower. Here another black shower frame this one has a sliding door.

Of course there are other ways you can add black accents. Like with these black towel holders. Or a black light like this wall sconce.

Wood accents

Of course if you want to make you bathrom a bit more farmhouse it helps to add some wood accents. There are a few differnt ways you can do this.

For example with this wood stool. Or some wood shelves. You can get a wood wastebasket to add a farmhouse touch to your bathroom. Of course you could also get a wood soap dispenser and a wood toothbrush holder.

Circle Mirror

There something about a circle mirror that really fresh and modern.And it would be a great addition to your modern farmhouse bathroom.

I love this hanging wood frame mirror. This black circle mirror is also cute. And finally here a simple wood circle mirror.

Natural baskets

Outside of using wood another way to add some natural texture to your bathroom is to you baskets. They are also great for adding storage to your bathroom.

This basket would look great on a shelf. While this basket would make a great laundry hamper. And this basket would be great for storage.

If you’re not sure how yet how to give your bathroom that modern farmhouse look. Click here for some inspiration.

It not that hard to get that modern farmhouse look for your bathroom. Its as simple as incorporating a few of the items listed above.

34 of the Best Modern Farmhouse Bathrooms

Bathrooms can be a hard space to decorate. Because they need to be functional. Everyone wants to be able to use their bathroom. These modern farmhouse bathroom below show how you can mix style with function.

I love this bathroom. It looks amazing while still being usable. Like those his and her sinks. And it has lots of storage while still having a strong modern farmhouse vibe.

A short list of things that makes this bathroom great. The tile floor. The black cabinet. And mirrors wooden frame.

This bathroom is the perfect representation of modern farmhouse. Even the little things like the black grout on the white subway tile makes this bathroom modern while the wood frames on the mirrors keep things farmhouse.

How great is that mirror. I mean this whole bathroom looks amazing but that mirror is next level. Does anyone know where I can get an mirror like that?

A tiny bathroom that full of style. A few things I love about this bathroom. The woven basket. The little wooden shelf above the sink and the letter board on the wall.

Almost every modern farmhouse use black to help keep things modern. This bathroom doesn’t have black in it. Instead it keeps things modern by using white and natural wood.

A very classic bathroom that not boring. I like how they kept the vanities natural wood instead of making then black it breaks things up nicely.

These his and her sinks are the best. I can just see kids getting ready here in the morning. And clean up would be easy because the main thing to clean would be be the floor.

This bathroom looks great. And most of that is due to the wood frame around the mirror and frame sign hanging beside the sink. While the rest of the bathroom just fades into the background.

I don’t like pedestal sinks because they offer no storage. But this bathroom more then makes ups for any storage that migh have been lost With the woven basket and wire shelves.

This bathroom was kept super simple making the sink take center stage. And what a sink it is. This extra large sink is perfect for those with children in their house

Bathroom can often be sterile spaces with only new things and hard surfaces. And that why I love this vanity so much. It doesn’t just add some color and warmth to the room it also adds a sense of history.

There something about white planks in the bathroom that gets me every time. It such a modern yet rustic look. Does somebody want to add some white planks to my bathroom.

One thing I never though of putting in the bathroom was a ladder. I only seen them used for blankets but it works perfectly to put one behind the toilet. Adding both storage and style to this bathroom.

A very simple bathroom but very well done. I love how they use the planks on the wall with the black accent to make this bathroom modern farmhouse.

My favorite thing about this bathroom is how it gives the tub a seperate area. By putting wood planks on the walls around the tub. And the chandelier above it, makes the bathtub the focal point of the room.

One of the first thing I fell in love with in this bathroom is the gingham pattern on the walls. And then I notice those lovely circle mirrors with wood frames. And everything in this room looks great and works well together.

There so much you could say about this bathroom so instead of trying to say everything I’ll keep it simple. This is a great bathroom. And I wish my bathroom was half as nice.

The sink really says everything in this bathroom. It farmhouse while still being kinda modern. And the black accents finish everything off nicely.

I love it when bathrooms add some unexpect color like they did with this cabinet. It still very modern and farmhouse without being cliche.

Such a perfect example of a modern farmhouse bathroom. Their use of black and white contrasts nicely with the wood vanity. And the farmhouse accents finish everything off nicely.

This room has a very classis look yet it very playful. I love the animals print they hung up it lightens the mood of the whole room.

Showers can be a hard space to decorate or finish with personality. Unless you want to use funky tiles there aren’t that many options. Which is why I love this shower and the black trim on the shower door.

This bathroom is modern farmhouse without rely on black and white. The certainly is white in this bathroom but black isn’t used at all. Instead they added gold accents. They even added color with the shower tiles.

How clever is it to add a shelf under the sink. Turning wasted space into storage space. Also that floor is amazing. I want it in my house.

Who know planked walls would look so good in the bathroom. This bathroom has a very strong farmhouse vibe but the light walls and the black accents keep things modern.

Most everthing in this bathroom is black or white with the expectation of the wood shelves. Yet nothing is boring or overdone. And I love the tiles on the floor.

One of things that make this bathroom great is how they did their his and her sinks. I like how they put the sinks on top of the counter and those mirrors are swoon worthy.

A gorgeous bathroom that looks like it has tons of storage. I love how they incorporate those shelves into the wall. Because you can never have too much storage.

I think I just discover the formula for the perfect bathroom. White + black + wood = the best bathroom ever. But seriously isn’t this bathroom amazing.

OK this bathroom isn’t finished it obviously it is missing a mirror. But look at how much style it has before its finished. I love the vanity they picked it is very farmhouse

The perfect powder room. It has a lot of personality and style while still keeping everything you need nearby. Also I love that basket for a hamper.

A simple bathroom that packed full of style. I love how the black mirrors pop on those light colors wall. Also proof you don’t need lots of wood to make things farmhouse.

This bathroom is such a good represent of modern farmhouse. I really loved how they use black to keep things modern. And those wood touches fit perfectly without overdoing it.

If all this inspiration makes you want your own modern farmhouse bathroom check out this post which shows you how to decorate your bathroom to be modern farmhouse.

A modern farmhouse bathroom is easier then you think. Most of the bathrooms in this list have the same features repeat over and over again. Like the color scheme is usually black, white and wood tones.

10 Modern Small Kitchen Ideas That Look Gorgeous

It can be hard to fit a kitchen into a small space. Especially when you want a normal kitchen you can cook in, not just a fridge for leftover take out.

It is possible to make small kitchens fuctional. At times it does take some creativity and you want to maximise every inch you have but it’s possible.

In fact, all these modern small kitchens that I’m about to show you didn’t have a lot of square footage. Yet each one found ways to incorporate storage and make the kitchen useable.

Modern And Light Gallery Kitchen

This is a cool kitchen. It’s modern without being all white. They have storage without felling cramped. And they even managed to incorporate some art into this kitchen.

Ideas for your small kitchen

Set up your breakfast bar at counter height. This gives you a great spot to eat and it could also double as extra counter space.

Add storage up high. They extended their cupboards to the ceiling. And even add some more high above the breakfast bar. They have lots of storage but it doesn’t get in the way

Hang art. This might not be something you thought of doing in your kitchen but if you have a bank wall hang up some art. It injects of bit of your personality and it helps finish the room.

White Modern Farmhouse Kitchen

This is a tiny kitchen yet they manage to incorporate all the comforts of home. While still making their kitchen feel bright and airy.

Ideas for your small kitchen

Keep the color palette simple. This kitchen has white walls, white cupboards, light countertop and light floors. This brighten the space. And it also prevents things from getting too busy.

Put your appliances besides each other. They put the stove and the fridge beside each other. This helps makes the most out of the space they have and eliminates any awkward pieces of counter.

Add a window if possible. This kitchen has a lot of storage both upper and lower cabinets. By adding the window they keep things light and bright.

Simple Open Kitchen

This kitchen has a casual vibe to it. Which I love. It’s such a simple and effortless look that you don’t often find in a kitchen.

Ideas for your small kitchen

Use shelves instead of cupboards. They both add storage but shelves do it while keeping things open.

White cabinets and white walls. Making them the same color helps the cabinets to fade into the background.

Shelve your microwave. Putting your microwave up on a shelf frees up counter space while still keeping the microwave nearby.

Small House Modern Kitchen

Another white kitchen but this one has a more rustic vibe. And that rustic vibe is coming from the wonderful caulted wood ceiling.

Ideas for your small kitchen

Put wood on your ceiling. Especially if you have a high ceiling, it helps warm things up while drawing your eye upwards.

Put storage on the other side of the island or peninsula. This can help eliminate those dreadful corner cupboards. And stops you from wasting space.

Move your stove around. Most people don’t put their stove on the peninsula but why not? It frees up counter space and if you’re entertaining you can look at your guests rather then away from them.

Small Modern Kitchen With Storage

A modern kitchen with lots of storage. They really used every inch of this small kitchen.

Ideas for your small kitchen

Keep your cabinets simple and bright. Their white glossy cabinets reflect the light. Which stops them from overwhelming the room.

Incorporate storage everywhere. They have a knife rack above the stove. Cutting boards leaning against the wall. There are jars on their counters. They took every storage opportunity they had.

Wood Countertops. They help break up the white and add life to the kitchen.

Stylish White Modern Kitchen

This is basically my dream kitchen. It has wonderful light. It’s simple with interesting elements. What else could you need?

Ideas for your small kitchen

No handles. This kitchen is very simple and big part of what makes it seem so simple and calm is the lack of handles and pulls on all the cabinets.

Add windows whenever possible. What makes this kitchen so great is the natural light it’s getting from the window. Even though the window is in an awkward spot they made it work.

Add shelves. Especially when you have a wall of cabinets shelves can be a way to add storage without taking up space or blocking the light.

Small Apartment Kitchen

This kitchen seems a lot more realistic to me then some of the other options. It a narrow galley kitchen that isn’t fancy.

Ideas for your small kitchen

Get the fridge of the way. Fridges can be big and hard to fit in your kitchen. By putting it on the other side of the room they maximise counter space.

Add upper cabinets above table. They add a big cabinet above their table. Which is a good way to add some extra storage space.

Simple White Kitchen

This is another nice bright kitchen that full of storage. They even managed to show a bit of their personality.

Ideas for your small kitchen

Hide your fridge. It looks like in this case they panel their fridge but even matching the colour of your fridge to your cabinets can help it to disappear into the background.

Break up your storage. Just cabinets can quickly become boring and industrial. In this kitchen, the cabinets are broken up by shelves and pretty storage containers. Providing the storage you need with the look you deserve.

Showcase your personality. You don’t have to hide your personalize in small spaces. Add it with small touches like a flowerpot. Or upgrade common items to make them your personality.

Clean Wood Kitchen

This is a very modern kitchen without being all white. So perfect for those who don’t have a spotlessly clean house.

Ideas for your small kitchen

Put the breakfast bar in front of the window. It can be hard to add storage to walls that have windows. Plus you’ll get to look outside when eating.

Say no to white. Instead of making everything white like usual why don’t you switch things up a little with a light colour wood like this kitchen. Still modern but not so white.

Stick to a color scheme. Everything in this kitchen that isn’t wood is white black or grey. And this reduces visual clutter by making everything belong together.

Basic White Modern Kitchen

One last modern kitchen. Like the other kitchens it looks amazing has tons of storage and is a fuctional kitchen you can use.

Ideas for your small kitchen

Don’t put handles on your cabinets. They add a lot of visual clutter and don’t always look the best. Keep them off for a sleeker look.

White glossy cabinets can seem like a cliche but they work. This kitchen is packed with storage and looks amazing due to those white glossy kitchen cabinets.

Hopefully, this helps inspire your kitchen and ways you can add storage while modernizing it. And remeber add your personality.

Upgrade your kitchen from blah to wow with these modern small ktichen ideas.

Simple Modern Minimalist House Numbers to DIY

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House numbers is something you have to put up on your house. But you also want them to look good.

And it can be hard to find some that fit the aesthetic of your house. If you can they’re a great way to inject a little of your personality into the exterior of your home.

Having modern house number that fit with the exterior of your house can help everything tie together. And add that wow factor.

Which is why today I’m going to walk you through creating your very own DIY modern house number.

Now don’t worry if you are a beginner this is a simple project that doesn’t take much more then a few hours excluding drying time.


  • A board or plywood for the backing of your numbers
  • Sandpaper
  • Paint or stain
  • House numbers
  • Drill and screws for hanging up house numbers

Cutting the backing to size

We’ll start by working on the backing for your house numbers. The first thing you’ll need to do is make sure your backing is the right size.

The no exact size for how big your house number sign should be. It really depends on where you plan on hanging it. And what size your numbers are going to be.

If you don’t want cut wood buy a precut wood board that already the size you want it to be.

If you are cutting the wood it can be helpful to first mockup up the sign with paper instead of wood.

You can try putting your numbers on there seeing if there enough space. And you can also try putting on the wall where it going to hang up and making sure it the right size.

Remember you can always go smaller but never can go bigger after you cut to much off.

Paint or Stain

Once you have the wood and it’s the right size its time to make it look pretty.

You should start by sanding the board. This will smooth out any rough patches it might have.

After you sand the board wipe it off good. We don’t want there to be little wood shavings that will get stuck in your paint or stain.

Here how to paint a wood board. I love a classic white look.

Here how to stain a wood board. Rich walnut stain can really warm things up.

After you made it look pretty give it some time to dry before moving on to the next step.

Attach house numbers

Then it time to put your house numbers on the board.

Typically house number get screwed on. Most numbers should come with instructions on how to do this.

You could also try glueing your house numbers on through you would need to make sure you have very strong glue that would last outdoors.

Once you have your numbers on your board all you have to do is hang the house numbers on the outside of your home.

Hanging house number sign

Here a great tutorial on how to attach your house number to your side of your house. It even covers different materials like brick, stucco and vinyl siding.

And then you’re done. It’s as simple as that.

Personalization Ideas

Of course, you can always take things a step further and do a little personalization of this idea.

4 Men 1 Lady used stain paint stir sticks to make a unique backdrop her house numbers.

Find the full tutorial here

A Crafted Passion did something similar to her house numbers. She also framed it as well.

Find the full tutorial here

A Beautiful Mess kept things simple then add the cutest planter to her house numbers.

Find the full tutorial here

What are you waiting for? Upgrade your house numbers today. It a simple way to boost the exterior of your home.

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