For some reasons, steampunk bathroom is often associated as industrial style bathroom. Well, it might be right, but not always. The basic ideas maybe use industrial style as it base with some accessories and décor that similar, but it entirely different style.
Some aspect that distinguished between those two styles are regarded the vanity shape, mirror design, and some fixtures that applied. Talking about the theme, a steampunk style can also be mixed with others such as nautical, natural, or whatever you wish for.
The element that must exist in steampunk style is factory element complete with its décor and accessories. This is the basic ideas you must fulfil if you want to apply a steampunk bathroom in your home. Steampunk is more surreal and delicate compared to industrial style.
Off course, the industrial vibe still exist, but in different way. When applying a steampunk style, some element at the bathroom like vanity, pipes, mirror, brass, and other fixtures is designed heavily to create strong impression of factory.
So, how do you build a steampunk bathroom? Here are some ideas that you can apply.
1. Vertical Steampunk Toilet Tissue Holder
An insight for you, no need to change the entire bathroom design in order to get steampunk look. You can do it by changing one or two elements at your bathroom.
Even single element like transforming your toilet tissue holder is more than enough to bring steampunk style into your bathroom. Take this example of vertical steampunk tissue holder.
It will fit for your toilet, no matter the theme you used, whether modern or nautical bathroom. This is a great additional element both functionality and appearance.
2. Steampunk Shelves with Towel Holder
Just by a single bathroom element, you can change the bathroom look and feel. But this element must be useful and has ability to enhance the appearance of the bathroom.
One bathroom element that could provide those function is steampunk shelves with towel holder as you can see at this picture. It’s simple but could tell everything about steampunk.
This shelves can provide you some simple storage for your bathing need. So, if you need a simple décor with steampunk style, this is what you are looking for.
3. Heavy Steampunk Shower Head
Even this modern bathroom using a steampunk accent on the shower head to jazz it up. The steampunk head shower offers a unique sight among modern style and design.
Though, the shower room still look gorgeous and chic despite using an old shower head accessories. There is another steampunk accent at this bathroom actually.
If you can see a sepia photo that attached to the wall above the toilet, the frame is using steampunk style. Those two elements are great adornment for the shower room.
4. Steampunk Lighting Fixture with Barometer
When you deciding to create a steampunk element from refurbished items, don’t forget to make steampunk lighting fixture, especially if you have a barometer left.
At a glance, this lighting fixture has the same appearance as a radio, but with some adjustment. The basic ideas is to use the barometer as the holder.
The best way to achieve this design is by using a bulb light type. It will bring a dim light to the space which then provides relaxing and enjoying feeling.
5. Steampunk Lighting Fixture Bathroom
One of the benefit of steampunk style is, you can crafted it from refurbished items. This steampunk lighting fixture is one of the best element you can create from it.
The idea is to use a copper pipe then form it at certain shape as lighting fixtures then. As this style, the shape is similar to animal horn which unique and extraordinary.
To bring a warm feeling, you may use light bulbs which can provide dim ambience lighting to entire bathroom. This kind of lighting fixture is best for contemporary bathroom style.
6. Steampunk Décor with Huge Mirror
This bathroom provides a clear steampunk style at every details. From the wall, flooring, ceiling, sink, element of copper pipe, and off course with the classy mirror.
The combination between those elements make the room looks amazing for every inch. The huge mirror gives a nice impression that the room looks spacious though it doesn’t.
The bulbs producing perfect amount of dim lighting which is wonderful to see, while the wall and the flooring tiles offer a retro style which will pleasing every eyes.
7. Simple Steampunk Toilet Paper Holder
Even simple décor like toilet paper holder is enough to make your bathroom more steampunk in appearance. It’s useful, yet wonderful especially for small bathroom.
Steampunk style is always associated with mechanical order using pipe or plumbing. Try to add one through a simple toilet paper holder, and you will find your bathroom is amazing.
Instead of buying an expensive toilet paper holder, you can reuse some old pipe at your warehouse. One rule about steampunk style, use refurbished stuff first before buy.
8. Modern and Simple Steampunk Faucet
Even steampunk style can be adjusted into certain design. You can have modern or classic steampunk depending on the design you want to achieve.
This simple and modern steampunk faucet will be a great additional tools for modern bathroom. To create a harmonious look, adds with metal sink then vanity under it.
You can remodeled this faucet design with double taps, or remains a single tap if you limited by a space. This gold faucet even looks good with crafted vintage mirror above it.
9. Simple Steampunk Faucet
Steampunk style is always synonymous with a metal base material, and this steampunk faucet depicted perfectly what steampunk should be looked like.
The basic ideas for this design is to use various old stuff that are crafted beautifully to make impressive faucet. It will improve your bathroom appearance if you have this one.
The faucet is unique, and the lamp is so gorgeous in providing a dim light. While the old mirror and unusual sink shape brings a chic nuance and warm feeling.
10. Contemporary Steampunk Bathroom
A contemporary style and steampunk style, also nautical style, will give an amazing look for your bathroom. If you don’t have idea how to start it, take a look at this bathroom.
This wonderful bathroom is crafted from those two styles. The wooden element and the faucet inside the shower room provide a contrast combination in positive way.
Even the light wasn’t categorized as steampunk design, but it still a good addition to this room since it has proper light to shine all element at this bathroom.
11. Steampunk Pipe Décor
One thing about steampunk is, you are not only use it as accessories, but also a bathroom décor. This is a perfect example about steampunk bathroom for various reasons.
The series of pipes is the focal point of this bathroom, and more beautiful when the dim light is shining. The mirror will create a spacious impression and will be useful as well.
Among every element at this bathroom, the mounted pipe will be the best attraction. Not only because how it mounted, but it also the main function to stream down the water.
12. Steampunk Shower Fixture
Without a doubt, this is a truly steampunk shower room. Just by looking at the pipe frame in a matter of second, you must know what kind of style that applied on this shower.
This bathroom fixtures using monochrome pipe style to depict factory style at maximum level. This is small shower room according to its size, so it must fit for small bathroom.
At some point, this steampunk shower room has classic touch in some parts. No matter how is your bathroom design, it will be a great addition for the bathroom.
13. Modern Steampunk Faucet
It doesn’t matter what kind of theme you used on the bathroom, like vintage or nautical theme, you still have a chance to add steampunk accent to your bathroom.
A steampunk faucet could the best idea if you want to try using a little steampunk element. This design shows that even for small shower room, this steampunk element still fit.
The copper shower is depicted a Victorian style nicely. There are couple of barometers which providing a factory atmosphere and giving a classic appearance.
14. Steampunk Towel Holder Accessories
Starting your steampunk bathroom project with the simple one like towel holder. To get understand what it means, just take a look to this steampunk towel holder.
This towel holder will be great accessories to start your project. It’s easy to make, but still wonderful for its design and will be useful since you can hang some towels there.
The copper finish at pipe will be a key to achieve a steampunk design at your bathroom. So make sure you use this kind of finishing even you use different material from iron.
15. Steampunk Curtain Style
If you see a modern bathroom, the curtain is mostly made from plastic material in order to avoid water splash while keeping the curtain stays last longer.
But if you want to transform your bathroom into a steampunk, you need to change this plastic curtain with different material like heavy cloth.
This design using a heavy white cloth as a curtain to give a clear sign about the shower room which then surrounded by toilet, open cabinet, vanity, and other decorative ornament.
16. Classy Steampunk and Modern Bathroom
While steampunk style is always associated with factory style, but a little adjustment can make this style more versatile. This design is great example of how versatile it is.
As you might know, a steampunk style often shown in the form of factory style which using metal material, copper finishing, brass, and some old fashioned décor.
Meanwhile, this bathroom is using modern concept with white paint. Though, the steampunk element that applied here still works properly to improve bathroom look.
17. Contemporary Art with Steampunk Style
As mentioned before, steampunk style can fit into various style of bathroom, even with contemporary model. Just look at this design for the best example.
This bathroom consist two styles in harmonious look with simple accessories. The steampunk element can be found at the faucet that standing firmly next to the bath up.
The contemporary accent is found at the finishing of the pipe. It using a gold accent, the same color that used in contemporary art which provides a relaxing ambience.
18. Single Steampunk Toilet Paper Holder
A steampunk toilet paper holder is a DIY product, so you can make according to your ideas. If you looking for a simple design, this is the one you can try at the beginning.
It will be one of the most stylish complement for your steampunk toilet next to vanity. Other ideas, you can put it at the restroom in case you need it.
Besides helping you to provide a toilet paper, this element will improve your bathroom look. Anyway, this is the easiest piece you can make, so why you don’t try it.
19. Victorian Steampunk Shower Fixtures
Refresh and relax your body and mind by taking a bath under a Victorian shower fixtures. This shower fixtures is perfect for small bathroom if you want to add steampunk element.
The steampunk element can be found at the arrangement of metal pipe that depicted factory style. It’s just like a steaming pipe that usually used by some factories.
Add more with old style lamp that hung which thicken the steampunk style at this bathroom. Don’t forget about the old fashioned table that existed there too.
20. Steampunk Toilet Seat
It wasn’t a bathroom if you don’t have toilet there, and this is the real focal point of whole element at the bathroom. So, if you have a plan to apply a steampunk style, toilet must be the first.
The toilet that used at this design is a basic white toilet which then remodeled by DIY project. It painted with metallic paint with some adjustment at the bold head to create a gothic shape.
The bottom point of this design, you can transform various style or bathroom into a steampunk style, whether modern, nautical, or natural style at first.
21. Elegant Steampunk Bathroom Design
A steampunk design is synonymously with black, red, dark, metallic, brown, and gold color. But this bathroom decor is beyond every expectation.
Starting with black matte brick that exposed that provides a strong character, continued with Victorian wallpaper that attached to the wall to create mesmerizing look.
The gold accent that applied on the pipe arrangement creates elegant look which brings this bathroom to the next level. The light bulb gives a warm feeling to entire space.
22. Double Steampunk Lighting
A steampunk vanity lighting is not only brighten the entire space, but more than that, it could provide an attractive view as a wall décor in your bathroom.
Designed with copper finishing pipe, this type of lighting will be massive addition for the bathroom. It could be a focal point from the bathroom if you place it properly.
The structure of the pipe is depicted an animal horn which provides a unique look, while the bulb lamp provides a dim light which is perfect to bring a warm feeling.
23. Rounded Shape Steampunk Mirror
Steampunk style is familiarly known for iron and metal base material that used. This is a perfect design to depict steampunk bathroom at highest level.
The steampunk element can be found at many elements such as gold steel pipe, exposed black matte bricks, copper stuff, and off course the rounded mirror shape.
The mirror is attached nicely with a pipe at the middle to separate it. More delightful since it complementing with two ceramic sinks from old time.
24. Unique Steampunk Bathtub
A bathroom is mean to take a bath. So, to fulfil the duty, a bathroom must have a bathtub inside it. A shower room will be fine, but bathtub will give a different feeling while taking a bath.
This bathtub design can be the actual focal point of entire bathroom. You don’t need a fancy toilet, crafted mirror, patterned wall, or unique flooring to create steampunk look.
The bathtub is made from marine mine which has been proved as a strong piece. Taking a bath at this bathtub at the morning makes your mood on quickly.
25. Wooden Steampunk Vanity
Actually, you don’t have to go with metal and iron to get steampunk look. Even with wood, you can get steampunk look, but with some requirement off course.
The basic requirement, you must painted anything in brown or dark as this design has. Even the furniture and other fixtures, anything should be in brown.
Besides the faucet, all you see from this bathroom is entirely designed without metal and iron material. It’s perfect for you if you applied wooden home base material.
26. Unique Steampunk Shower Arrangement
Perhaps, this is an amazing steampunk shower that ever existed. The arrangement and formation of every pipes create a stunning structure.
With a copper finishing at the details, this steampunk shower is elegantly systematic with some twist at some parts. It will improve your bathroom to a level you never achieve before.
With unique form and arrangement, none of accessories are needed at the bathroom. Though, according to its design, this unique steampunk shower will fit only for big size bathroom.
27. Drum Steampunk Sink
Using refurbished furniture is one of many ways to achieve a steampunk style. Take a look with this refurbished wooden drum to create a bathroom sink.
While if you don’t have a refurbished wooden drum, you can make it at your own. This drum has oval shape which quite difficult to make, so you may built a straight one.
With this drum only, you don’t need other accessories to enliven your bathroom. But it will be more gorgeous if you add other ornamental element at the wall.
28. Double Steampunk Copper Faucets
Even small element at the bathroom can help you to achieve steampunk look. An example is this double faucets that made from metal base material.
The design of the faucet is actually coming from Victorian style with chromium accent in the surface. The faucet even looks more gorgeous when the light shines.
You don’t have to bother yourself to add some decor to this bathroom. With double beautiful faucets, your bathroom will stand out to at its highest.
29. Steampunk Brown Piping With Lighting
It can’t be denied that pipe and lighting are some basic elements that must exist to create steampunk style. But this design still looks good even without mirror and other decorative ornament.
The bulb light itself was made by Thomas Alfa Edison who live in Victorian era. So, having this bulb light will bring some ancient look to the bathroom.
The arrangement of piping brings a massive different for the whole design of this bathroom. It’s very structured with brown color without being over.
30. Vertical Steampunk Towel Holder
One of the most needed accessories at the bathroom is towel holder. So, what the best about steampunk towel holder is the ability to change entire room look.
With this kind of accessories, you don’t have to transform the entire bathroom design to get steampunk style. It’s enough by adding steampunk towel holder.
Perhaps this is the easiest steampunk element you can build by your own self. Just pipe that you have then painted with brown color or other that you like the most.
31. Luxurious Steampunk Bathroom Design
A bathroom with steampunk design is fairly known for its copper finishing. While copper finishing is part of the element that widely found at Victorian gothic style.
The entire bathroom is made from wooden base material, but the color that applied is diminished the fact that this bathroom consist of wooden and metal material.
The brown rustic color at the flooring, ceiling, and other fixtures at the bathroom provides harmonious appearance which brings a warm feeling while enjoying shower time.
So, from those steampunk bathroom lists, you must prepare some basic accessories like copper, vanity, brass, mirror, and other additional fixtures to create a steampunk style. About the décor, you can apply whether to use nautical or even modern theme.
Finally, no matter what kind of steampunk bathroom style you use, just make you pick the best material for it. Since the base material is crafted from iron, make sure you apply the right finishing to avoid some rust and porous.