The ultimate Western bath plays up the use of natural materials, as in this Woodway, Washington, house.
Placed in a sunlit corner of the master bathroom, the European-inspired soaking tub has a flexible showering arm. A green glass tile wainscot and an earth-toned tile floor reinforce the rustic, romantic atmosphere.
Kurt Silver installed a sky light to bring natural light into his cramped San Francisco bathroom. He also painted the ceiling a simple off-white to prevent the low-slant end of the room from feeling oppressive
A limestone-fronted soaking tub on the low-ceiling side of the room is a cozy spot for relaxation.