One of the first things to get renovated in midcentury homes is the bathroom. If you’re lucky enough to inherit pink tiles and original fixtures that aren’t toast, this article isn’t for you. But if your newly purchase mid mod gem has a horrid ’80s master that lacks design and refinement, look no further than these 11 items for your bathroom renovation look book.

Metropolitan 60" double vanity by James Martin Furniture
Metropolitan 60″ double vanity.

A refined vanity with clean lines and sleek hardware is the first step to a renovated MCM bathroom. We’re digging the organization and the walnut finish of this Metropolitan 60″ double vanity.

Fresca Bellezza 59" modern double sink cabinet
Fresca Bellezza 59″ modern double sink cabinet.

A nice alternative to the classic vanity is a floating wall-mounted cabinet style, and with unique drawer shapes and a truly mid mod look, this Fresca Bellazza double sink cabinet has us ready to grab the sledgehammer.

Concetto 8050 modern bath wall cabinet
Concetto 8050 modern bath wall cabinet.

Midcentury bathrooms didn’t always come with a ton of storage, and you may want to add more during your renovation. This glossy white Concetto modern bath wall cabinet is sleek and yet won’t upstage the rest of your renovation’s designs.

Vitreous china modern vessel sink
Vitreous china modern vessel sink.

A sink can go a long way to adding comfort and style to your bathroom remodel. We have a thing for this vitreous china modern vessel sink, with angles that feel atomic and above-counter elegance of a modern home.

ALFI AB1471.

Finding the right faucet that says “midcentury” and “refined” can be tricky, particularly from modern makers. This ALFI widespread faucet has angles and lines that feel Googie without being kitschy.


Wall-mounted modern bathroom faucet.

Whether it’s for a bathtub or the perfect vanity sink, a wall-mounted faucet is a unique setup for a modern bathroom renovation. The smooth lines and chrome shine of this wall-mounted faucet have us wishing we were redoing our own bathrooms…


For something truly striking, throw caution to the wind and go with this tall and sleek single-hole modern bathroom faucet.

vogue bath and wall-mount light
Vogue bath and wall-mount light.

Top off your sink situation with the perfect vanity light. Simplistic yet with a distinct retro flair, the vogue bath and wall-mount light is a beautiful way to keep things illuminated.

53" Vale round acrylic freestanding tub
53″ Vale round acrylic freestanding tub.

If you’re going for a unique bathroom remodel, a freestanding bathtub is sure to make an impact. We’re obsessed with the perfectly round shape of the Vale acrylic freestanding tub—it’s sure to play well with your other renovations.

Half hex tile in M63 Fog, Heath Ceramics
Half hex tile in M63 Fog, Heath Ceramics.

It’s no secret that we love Heath Ceramics, and so it should come as no surprise that for a sophisticated yet funky shower, we are in love with these half hex tiles in M63 Fog.

Pinwheel tile from Clayhaus Topo Collection
Pinwheel tile, Clayhaus.

We’ve already introduced you to the joy of Clayhaus Tiles, and we couldn’t help but imagine these Pinwheel tiles from their Topo Collection meshing well with your refined bathroom remodel all while adding a little pop of MCM playfulness.