Bathroom Lighting Design Ideas

Written by: Erica Spangler


Step out of your comfort zone and step up your lighting experience in your bathroom. Break old boundaries by removing Hollywood lights or by adding a chandelier to dress up your decor options.

Tip #1

Illuminate your vanity to match today's style

Choose wall sconces for either side of a mirror

Single Bathroom Sconce

Progress Lighting $40

Replace the Hollywood look with a bath bar

2 Light Bath Bar

Access Lighting $110

Consider a multi-light pendant over your vanity

Multi-light Pendant

ET2 $330

Incorporate a chandelier over your bathtub

3 Light Mini Chandelier

Kichler Lighting $265

Tip #3

The less light you have, the brighter you will need to go

Find other ways to enhance limited light fixtures by painting walls lighter or pairing next to a mirror.

Tip #2

Get creative with recessed lighting from over the shower to decorative beauty drops

5" Recessed Trim

Thomas Lighting $13

Tip #4

Not a lot of room for bathroom lighting? Use decorative bathfans with lights

Round Nickel Bath Fan

Air King $50


Tip #5

Consider a table lamp for your dressing table

Brushed Nickel Table Lamp

Quoizel $110

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