Written by Georgia Lockstone

8 stylish bathroom storage ideas

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When it comes to adding personal touches to our homes, the bathroom is often forgotten. However, with just a few simple touches, a bathroom can go from basic and boring, to a bespoke reflection of our style. It’s time to bring your bathroom into the fold!

Whether you’re after an industrial chic essence, a spa-like retreat, or a tropical oasis, these bathroom storage ideas will most certainly deliver. Promising to add a touch of personality and panache to your powder room.

French Cane Shelf Towel Rail, £20, dunelm.com

Firstly, with its natural woven rattan design, this chic towel rail shelf could work with a multitude of bathroom styles. Pair it with white towels, earthy coloured accessories, and other rattan pieces if you’re into the spa vibe. Alternatively,  hang artificial vines from the shelf and choose a vibrant floral shower curtain and bath mat for a cohesive tropical theme.

French cane rattan towel rail shelf a colourful floral shower curtain in the background - Bathroom storage - Goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Dunelm

Dora Shelving Unit, £63.75, nest.co.uk

This freestanding industrial addition offers a sleek and contemporary space for storing towels, toiletries and accessories. A perfect storage statement, the powder-coated metal frame is resistant to rust, therefore it can even be stood inside the shower. It’s available in a matt black or cashmere finish, style it with the matching Toilet Paper Stand and Towel Stand.

Black metal industrial style shelving unit with toiletries on it - Bathroom storage - Goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Nest

Shrewsbury Towel Cabinet, £56.99, vonhaus.com

If you’re in need of considerable storage space for your towels, then this gorgeous grey cabinet will do the job. The shutter style doors and rounded chrome handles give this cabinet a timeless and elegant feel. Subsequently, we love the idea of using the solid ash top as a display shelf. 

Modern grey cabinet with shutter-style doors and a wooden top - Bathroom storage - Goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Von Haus

Cloud Toilet Paper Shelf, £124, limelace.co.uk

As a unique bathroom storage solution, consider proudly displaying your toilet rolls on this designer shelf instead of stowing them away! With its quirky graphic shape, this handmade 100% concrete shelf would make a one-of-a-kind industrial addition to any bathroom. Plus, when at full capacity with eight toilet rolls, it creates a unique cloud-like display.

Concrete toilet roll shelf with toilet rolls on it - Bathroom storage - Goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Lime Lace

VANDSTED Decorative Ladder, £29.99, jysk.co.uk

Bring the spa to the bathroom with this gorgeous decorative ladder that’s perfect for hanging your towels. Or if you have lots of wall space to work with, mount it on the wall and wrap artificial vines around the rungs for a treetop retreat experience. Super practical, it’s made from lightweight yet strong bamboo, and finished with a matt lacquer – perfect for the damp climate of a bathroom.

A bamboo ladder with a towel hanging on it - Bathroom storage - Goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: JYSK

Rochester Shelves, £195, thedormyhouse.com

Ideal if you’re after a bespoke bathroom storage piece, shoppers get the choice of eleven different shades to ensure their shelves are perfect for their powder room. A practical addition, we love the square streamlined design and adjustable shelving, and can see this piece looking great in both understated shades and bolder tones.

Contemporary square shelving unit with different sized shelves - Bathroom storage - Goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: The Dormy House

Set of 2 Industrial Wire Baskets, £18, sassandbelle.co.uk

Keen to switch up your bathroom, but have to work with the boring storage you’ve got? Perfect for renters, spruce up boring shelving units by using these dark grey wire storage baskets to neatly display your toiletries. Minimal and practical, pair them with a black matt soap dispenser and monochrome towels to bring an industrial edge to your bathroom.

Set of two industrial wire baskets storing rolled hand towels - Bathroom storage - Goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Sass & Belle

Harper Round Stainless Steel Mirror Cabinet, £99.99, bathroommountain.co.uk

A contemporary take on the classic mirror cabinet, the round design, bevelled edge glass, and polished finish of this mirror gives it a really modern feel. Faff-free to fit, it comes fully assembled, and wall-mounted fittings are included in the packaging. And with two interior shelves, it’s got ample room for storing your skincare essentials.

Round cabinet mirror above a sink on a pink hexagon tiled wall - Bathroom storage - Goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Bathroom Mountain

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