The Tissue Issue

A spotlight on our issue dedicated to the loo

Kate Pic By Scott 0333

Every April, we love to show off a rather large menu of bathroom ideas, from candles to towels to the throne in its entirety. In this issue, we offer 26 pages of diverse styles to spark your design thoughts. The bathroom is of great interest to many, because house tinkering often begins here.

The confession that “it started off as a bathroom remodel and drifted into the entire house” is not an unusual one. And I am continuously surprised by the clever folks who make everyday products, from toilets to towel racks to plungers, more beautiful.

Which brings me to a pet peeve—toilet paper storage. One of my all-time-favorite TP storage solutions came from my friend Deborah, who repurposed beautiful shopping bags from British store Fortnum & Mason, folded them with an elegant cuff, and loaded them with a mountain of rolls. It’s an artful, utilitarian bit of re-use, and the attendant supply guarantees that one need never fret a shortage. But not all of us are that clever.

So I am joyful to report that the toilet paper holder has experienced a paradigm shift. I found this out on a sleepless night when, as one does, I plugged toilet paper holder into Google and spent an hour-ish shopping around. Below, I share a highlight reel of my favorites. My taste runs from the minimal and well-styled to the whimsical— and both can suit, depending on the tenor of the room. From this point forward, I promise, the magazine gets exponentially more refined.

TP Solutions

47121090 007 B

Ferriday, by Anthropologie, $38; anthropologie.com

Urbanoutfitters

Ria Rattan, by Urban Outfitters, $29; urbanoutfitters.com

15fc6144 A620 4735 Adf4 428f51dcd47e

Black Oak, by Wirth, $44; at royaldesign.com

Screen Shot 2020 01 31 At 2.13.12 Am

Oak, by Wirth, $44; at royaldesign.com

38d8c7b86c48a5c4234de8ae6d5bbee3

Strong Man, by Fairly Odd Novelties, $16; at amazon.com

Screen Shot 2020 01 31 At 2.24.14 Am

Hex Brass, by CB2, $50; cb2.com

Diabolo Toilet Roll Holder Yangripol For Vandiss Gessato Gblog 5

Diabolo, by Yang:Ripol, $49; at shop.gessato.com

Il 1588xn.1446076400 Dd6u

Handmade Oak and Leather, by WoodandDesignShop, $27.13; at etsy.com

Curva+toilet+paper+holder

Curva 5151, by WS Bath Collections, $130; at wayfair.com

Dino Tp Holder Thechic 1119x1536 (1)

DIY Dinosaur, idea by Rachel Hollis, about $20; msrachelhollis.com

Hyperfocal: 0

Starck T Double, by Duravit, $70; pro.duravit.us

 

Categories: Home & Away