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Bold Wallpaper Took This Tiny Farmhouse Powder Room to the Next Level

Lauren Petit worked with Austin Miller to inject her personality into this modern farmhouse powder room.

By Lillian Stone

Mar 2019

Floral Bathroom Wallpaper
Photo by Brandon AlmsFloral House of Hackney wallpaper, contrasting brass fixtures and sophisticated French oak flooring add bold sophistication to this powder room in Lauren Petit’s “rustic modern ranch” farmhouse. Purchase Photo

Lauren Petit’s modern farmhouse is nothing short of stunning. However, as Austin Miller of Wise Built Custom Homes was finalizing the design, which he describes as “rustic modern ranch,” this tiny powder bath presented a conundrum. How could Miller and Petit pack a stylish punch in such a small space? “We wanted a bold pattern that still flowed with the house,” Petit says. Enter this Smoky Rose wallpaper by House of Hackney, which Miller sourced from Anthropologie. To keep the room from looking too precious, Miller selected contrasting brass fixtures like this bold faucet and Pottery Barn mirror. Sophisticated French oak flooring lends a bit of farmhouse charm.

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Photo by Brandon Alms

Brass fixtures contrast black and white wallpaper.

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Photo by Brandon Alms

Petit and Miller made the most of a small space.

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