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.

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

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

"Powder Room" --- This oh-so-cute and functional powder room would be a perfect addition to my BHG Dream Home! I adore the matching pattern of the skirt around the sink and the Roman shades. I love the style and glamour that the gilded mirror adds to the room, and it fits right in, too.

Make a Small Bath Look Larger

"Powder Room" --- This oh-so-cute and functional powder room would be a perfect addition to my BHG Dream Home! I adore the matching pattern of the skirt around the sink and the Roman shades. I love the style and glamour that the gilded mirror adds to the room, and it fits right in, too.

Foremost Series 1920 Pedestal Combo Bathroom Sink in White-FL-1920-4W at The Home Depot Art Deco- inspired. $158.

Foremost Series 1920 Pedestal Combo Bathroom Sink in White

Foremost Series 1920 Pedestal Combo Bathroom Sink in White-FL-1920-4W at The Home Depot Art Deco- inspired. $158.

Moroccan tiles around sink in kitchen and as splash back behind oven

Pastel blue bathroom

Moroccan tiles around sink in kitchen and as splash back behind oven

Vintage 32-inch for 8-inch Centers Wall Mount Pedestal Bathroom Sink Vanity

KRAUS Soft Rectangular Ceramic Vessel Bathroom Sink

Vintage 32-inch for 8-inch Centers Wall Mount Pedestal Bathroom Sink Vanity

Open a small, square bath to smoother traffic flow by positioning the vanity in a corner: http://www.bhg.com/bathroom/small/make-a-small-bath-look-larger/?socsrc=bhgpin032914cornerunit&page=15

Make a Small Bath Look Larger

Open a small, square bath to smoother traffic flow by positioning the vanity in a corner: http://www.bhg.com/bathroom/small/make-a-small-bath-look-larger/?socsrc=bhgpin032914cornerunit&page=15

Electroless Nickel 17-Inch Compact Oval Skirted Vessel Bathroom Sink

Electroless Nickel 17-Inch Compact Oval Skirted Vessel Bathroom Sink

Boho Bathroom, sink, skirt, mirror, vines

Boho Bathroom, sink, skirt, mirror, vines

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.

Bathroom Sink Cabinet Undersink in White Stow | eBay

Bathroom Sink Cabinet Undersink in White Stow

Bathroom Sink Cabinet Undersink in White Stow | eBay

Old fashioned charm

Old fashioned charm

laundry sink skirt . diy . i have a large sqaure laundry room sink that is getting a fabulous diy skirt now

DIY: Laundry Tub Skirt

laundry sink skirt . diy . i have a large sqaure laundry room sink that is getting a fabulous diy skirt now

Love the sink skirt with lights underneath!  So pretty!  Mod Vintage Life: Glam Bathroom

Love the sink skirt with lights underneath! So pretty! Mod Vintage Life: Glam Bathroom

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