When I was growing up, my aunt had a skirt around her pedestal sink, and she kept a little basket under it for towels and toiletries. It’s one of those things that always stuck with me because it was such an elegant storage solution, not to mention a fun way to add pattern and color to the bathroom. I thought it was time to revisit the project, but this time with a modern eye.

An Easy Way to Dress Up Your Sink

When I was growing up, my aunt had a skirt around her pedestal sink, and she kept a little basket under it for towels and toiletries. It’s one of those things that always stuck with me because it was such an elegant storage solution, not to mention a fun way to add pattern and color to the bathroom. I thought it was time to revisit the project, but this time with a modern eye.

A little fabric made a huge upgrade to my bathroom with this tutorial for a DIY Gathered Sink Skirt.

DIY Gathered Sink Skirt

A little fabric made a huge upgrade to my bathroom with this tutorial for a DIY Gathered Sink Skirt.

Paige managed to find a vintage sink under the sheds that she was able to revamp and reuse. We love the addition of a sink skirt to hide the exposed-plumbing eyesore.  Source: Cody Ulrich via Homepolish

A Backyard Shed Becomes a Mini Dream Home

Paige managed to find a vintage sink under the sheds that she was able to revamp and reuse. We love the addition of a sink skirt to hide the exposed-plumbing eyesore. Source: Cody Ulrich via Homepolish

Easy-to-Sew Sink Skirt: A great DIY project from @Mustard Seed Marian Parsons, who is sharing her favorites from 2012 on our @hgtv Pinterest Board. Join us!

How to Make a Sink Skirt

Easy-to-Sew Sink Skirt: A great DIY project from @Mustard Seed Marian Parsons, who is sharing her favorites from 2012 on our @hgtv Pinterest Board. Join us!

Does your furniture hide some dirty little secrets? You can cover a multitude of sins with just some simple fabric, and perhaps a few stitches. Each of these DIY curtains, skirts and covers mask whatever bottles, knick knacks, or toys you want to keep out of the public eye, and are great for small spaces where every inch counts.

How To Cleverly Conceal Clutter: DIY Fabric Curtains, Skirts & Covers

Does your furniture hide some dirty little secrets? You can cover a multitude of sins with just some simple fabric, and perhaps a few stitches. Each of these DIY curtains, skirts and covers mask whatever bottles, knick knacks, or toys you want to keep out of the public eye, and are great for small spaces where every inch counts.

cool idea for under the sink--and it would hide the kittybox very nicely

cool idea for under the sink--and it would hide the kittybox very nicely

this is an interesting shape for a bathroom sink skirt (on the tiniest sink I've ever seen!)

this is an interesting shape for a bathroom sink skirt (on the tiniest sink I've ever seen!)

Use a curtain for a vanity for more space flexibility. Be sure to pick one that is easy to clean! #tinyhousehacks @JoeTHH www.tinyhousehack... facebook.com/tinyhousehacks

Use a curtain for a vanity for more space flexibility. Be sure to pick one that is easy to clean! #tinyhousehacks @JoeTHH www.tinyhousehack... facebook.com/tinyhousehacks

Sink Curtain Before and After - Use a SHOWER curtain... nice idea. I'd want it to be a little less voluminous than this though.

How To Make A Sink Curtain Skirt – Easy DIY Tutorial

Sink Curtain Before and After - Use a SHOWER curtain... nice idea. I'd want it to be a little less voluminous than this though.

From a small pile of fabrics to...a bathroom sink skirt, for one! I have a very small fabric stash, partly because I just really started seriously (heh) sewing only recently and partly because I only buy fabric for specific projects,...

From a small pile of fabrics to...a bathroom sink skirt, for one! I have a very small fabric stash, partly because I just really started seriously (heh) sewing only recently and partly because I only buy fabric for specific projects,...

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