The Elegance and Charm of the Clawfoot Bathtub

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The clawfoot bathtub is a classic part of bathroom history, dating back to ancient times.  The term clawfoot bathtub, however, emerged in the 1700s as aristocratic homeowners discovered the benefits of regular bathing.  The original tubs were made of cast iron.  Today, various materials are used to create these endearing pieces.  The elegance and charm of the clawfoot bathtub blends with a variety of interiors, from classic traditional to modern. Let’s explore this bathing beauty that never goes out of style.

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Bathrooms can be designed with elegance and the clawfoot tub will fit nicely into these rooms.  Imagine a relaxing bath in the enveloping shape of this tub, while enjoying your luxurious surroundings.  It is said that Marie Antoinette was an avid bather.  Elegant and functional, the clawfoot tub gives a classic touch to the bathroom.

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The unmistakable charm of the clawfoot tub is its vintage appeal.  As part of a country cottage bath, this tub exudes a slower pace of life and appeals with its classic lines and stylish hardware.  Sure to bring to mind Grandma’s house, step into the clawfoot tub and take a step into history.

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Modern baths can benefit from the style of the clawfoot tub as well.  Even in more minimalist environments, the clawfoot tub fits in.  Updated shapes, hardware and colors can coordinate with a more modern bathroom.

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Uniqueness abounds with the clawfoot tub.  Painted, with bright enamel colors, made of copper, tiled or embellished with updated hardware, the clawfoot tub takes on a whole new look for any style of bathroom.  Create an entire themed room around the bathtub or make it the focal point of the room.  Today, there are a variety of styles and finishes to satisfy every taste.

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Clawfoot bathtubs are a classic part of interior history.  They are charming and elegant and even fit well into today’s modern homes.  Enjoy a relaxing bath in one of these vintage-inspired treasures.

 

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