Seek solace from the summer sun and ensure your decorating efforts stand the test of time with the classic elegance of marble. Favoured by ancient Greeks and modern boutique hotels alike, equally suited to maximalism or minimalism, raise your home’s style foundations with this cool-to-the-touch material.


Fabulous marble bathroom ideas

Continue your flooring choice up the walls as well for floor-to-ceiling elegance. Invisible Marble Gloss wall and floor tiles, £23.99 per sq m, Tile Mountain

Elevate a monochrome or neutral bathroom with a veined marble basin Arezzo Gloss White Marble-effect curved countertop basin, 500 x 390mm, £119.95, Victorian Plumbing

Add warmth to a stony scheme with pops of pink and blue on your walls, accessories or even an item of furniture. Moonlight Drive wallpaper in Rose Quartz and Twilight Blue, £40 per roll, Lust Home

Pair marble with metallic appliances, accessories and handles that have a slight sheen for understated luxury. Porto Wall Mounted Bath Filler, £795, from

Swap dated bathroom tiles for a slick marble-effect splashback – that's easy to clean, too. White Marble PVC Shower Wall Panel, £65, from Better Bathrooms

If budget is tight why not try stick-on tiles? Self adhesive marble wall tile, £9.95, from Etsy

Jewel Onyx Blue marble bathroom from

Marble doesn't have to be pale - you can add drama by going for darker tones. Jewel Onyx Blue, £69.00 per m, from

Why not add a hint of marble with shelves? Marble & Brass Wall Shelf, £165, from

Marble bathroom accessories

Marble Effect Bamboo Bath Rack, £16, from Dunelm

Marble Resin Toothbrush Holder,£8, from Dunelm


Marble grey towels, £14-£28, from John Lewis

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