How to transform your bathroom with one simple change? A shower curtain. They're an easy opportunity to play with colors, textures, and styles in bathrooms big or small. The other great thing about shower curtains? You can always swap them out. Here, 11 completely affordable choices.
1. Painted Bird Shower Curtain
Want to make your bathroom look like a tropical escape? Hang up this colorful bird design from Anthropologie ( $59.95 ), and make sure you have a few plants to go with it.
2. Monochrome Shower Curtain
If you want to make your shower routine resemble a memorable sunset, then let this pick from Quiet Town ( $160 ) take you there. The natural, peach, and terracotta shades line up in a color-block scheme that would flatter any bathroom's aesthetic.
3. Color Block Shower Curtain
And speaking of color blocking, this design from Amara ( $99 ) has a throwback '90s look that's all kinds of stylish. Keep to the same color scheme in the rest of the bathroom, and you'll be all set.
4. Tasseled Shower Curtain
Colorful tassels along this white shower curtain from Pier 1 ( $49.95 ) take it from boring to bright. If you don't have a lot of space to work with in your bathroom, this option pulls double-duty with function and style.
5. Metallic Shower Curtain
This shower curtain found at Designer Living ( $65.79 ) has an eye-catching metallic pattern in a flattering aqua shade, which works well against white and gray tones.
6. Ruffled Shower Curtain
Play with texture and choose this ruffled shower curtain from Wayfair ( $49.99 ) for your tub. Afraid a white design will get dirty too fast? Make sure you know how to properly clean a shower curtain.
7. Blue Ombre Shower Curtain
And on the other hand, this navy blue ombre shower curtain from CB2 ( $39.95 ) is ideal for more masculine looks. Pair this with natural accents and dark-toned accessories.
8. Unicorn Marble Shower Curtain
If a morning shower is part of your routine, then this item from Deny Designs ( $99 ) might make you think you're still dreaming. Its watercolor mix of pale pink, purple, and blue looks gorgeous with natural accents.
9. Dive Shower Curtain
This abstract work by artist Richard Vergez on Society6 ( $68 ) is just the type of shower curtain that makes a statement in a minimalist bathroom. Pair it with other black accessories for a clean finish.
10. Herringbone Shower Curtain
Black, white, and grey work together in a bold herringbone pattern on this shower curtain from Macy's ( $38 ). The look fits seamlessly into a monochromatic color scheme as the stand-out display in the room.
11. Sea Pod Shower Curtain
For a nautical theme, this Pottery Barn watercolor shower curtain ( $39.50 ) features a classic whale pattern. The pale blues and indigo details create a peaceful look for brighter bathrooms.
12. Polka Dot Shower Curtain
Polka dots will never go out of style, and this black-and-white design from Priscilla Peress at Society6 ( $68 ) is definitely proving our point. Keep the rest of your look simple with a curtain like this, but be sure to incorporate a complementary pop of color.
13. Blush Patterned Shower Curtain
This pale pink shower curtain, made by an Etsy artisan ( $89.90 ) features a feminine shade that's not overwhelming. This works well to define a neutral bathroom or temper one that's already bold in color.
14. Grid Print Shower Curtain
Looking for a simple yet sophisticated update to your powder room? Try this black-and-white grid print shower curtain ( $39 ) from Urban Outfitters.
15. Leaf Print Shower Curtain
Everything about this bathroom is instantly inspiring; you can practically hear the Enya in the air. And that's thanks in large part to this elegant shower curtain from H&M ( $24.99 ).
Reyna Abraham is a Freelance Writer, Editor and Educator who studied English Literature and Language at California Polytechnic University California. Her work has been published online at Downtown Magazine New York, eHow, and Hunker. She works as a writing consultant for the Architecture firm Gregg Maedo & Associates and has an appreciation for the ways that human ingenuity, design, and thoughtful engineering intersect.