The Sunday Times

In a feature on ‘Luxury Loos’ in The Sunday Times, we contributed our thoughts on the trends we see in this area. In this great article, The Times’ Interiors editor Katrina Burroughs pulls together the latest innovations and current thinking around the design of these spaces, as well as a few wild and fanciful designs that she’s come across…

The Sunday Times – You have to be flush to afford these loos

“So is this the beginning of the end of the little white washlet? Not any time soon, according to Stephen Dick of Residence Interior Design, who now installs shower loos in two thirds of his projects in London apartments and large country houses in Surrey and Hampshire. He has been giving thought to the most pressing question of 21st-century sanitation — how can design help his clients to cope with juggling the call of nature with their ever-beckoning social media accounts?

“Innovators of the Industrial Revolution never had consider the hygiene implications of homeowners taking their smartphones into the loo for a scroll while they sat. Dick has identified an ingenious accessory that he is adding to his bathroom schemes: the Addstoris, a Hansgrohe loo roll holder that has a little phone shelf on the top for when homeowners need to go hands-free”

The full article from The Sunday Times is here, and there’s also a pdf available here:

The Sunday Times – Luxury Loos interior design feature – pdf download