Designer Rods — Unexpected Color for the Bath
The bath is a perfect spot
for a surprising pop of color and whimsy. Case in point: Designer Rods
. Beach addict and obsessive beach-glass hunter, Nancy Boughton, created the prismatic accessories to display her growing beach glass collection.
"As an interior designer, I have a special fondness for unique, distinctive and innovative accessories that make a home come alive," says Nancy. "Beach glass is one of those design elements
It's a family affair—Nancy and her children experimented to find the right materials for their tubular creations. "When we came up with the idea of putting beach glass into a tube, we thought it wouldn't work," says Nancy. "We tried over a half dozen kinds of plastics and glasses before settling on the ones we use today."
Nancy has expanded the line beyond beach glass to include nostalgic, multicolored marbles
, vivid half-marbles and textural seashells and stones. She offers two end cap styles in four finishes.
I discovered Designer Rods
in the book Decorating to Go
. But the company also earned recent awards from Kitchen and Bath Business
and the Kitchen/Bath Industry Show.
Have you included unexpected color in you bathroom
decor? Please tell....