Fuschia and black bathroom with the expanding shower #Decor & Decorating#bathrooms#disability#pink#shower#Texas September 20 | Megan Finley meggyfin All photos courtesy of Redfin.com Let's hear it for this daring fuschia and black bathroom in this Dallas, Texas home! I am loving the fuschia lacquered drawers with the white countertops and the black stone floor. But what really gets me about this bathroom is the expanding shower situation. See, the vanity section of the bathroom openly flows into the shower and the toilet area. Do you see something interesting about that shower set up? Let's look closer… I'm seeing shower doors (that don't even look like they'd necessarily meet? Unless maybe they close off to a triangular shower?) AND huge shower curtains. I think this is the first expanding shower I've ever seen. Perhaps this was a way the home owners hacked this bathroom to be wheelchair-friendly? (FUCK YEAH, ACCESSIBILITY!) Maybe they just really enjoy large group showers every now and then? Either way, fuschia and black bathrooms with expanding showers are AWESOME! Join our community! Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Megan Finley Megan Finley is the LA-based Offbeat Empire editor. When she's not writing, editing, and sleeping, she's eating, drinking, and consuming pop-culture. You can snoop into her personal life over on her website Funk in Deep Freeze! @meganfinley @meggyfin PREVIOUS How do you decide when to tell your kid about your personality disorder(s)? NEXT At home perfumery: How to make your own signature scent Show/Hide comments [ 10 ] I LOVE this! I hate my teeny shower IRL. I would never close those bath doors, even when showering alone. I like me some space when getting clean. Reply From my eye, I think the frosted doors are just privacy panels for the large picture windows on either side, that can be folded into the shower and out of the way when not needed… I definitely dig the huge footprint of that shower. My FH being wheelchair bound, I can definitely appreciate the barrier-free design! 4 agree Reply It does look like privacy things, I think you're right…but look at that balcony and all those trees! I don't think you even NEED it! That bathroom is just ridiculously amazing. All it's missing is an epic tub. Reply group showers ahoy! Reply I'm guessing it's an accessibility hack, given the number of grab-bars everywhere in that bathroom… Pretty awesome, though! 2 agree Reply Oh man I didn't even notice the grab bars! I had to scroll back up and look for them after reading your comment. This is an accessibility win! High style and high function! 3 agree Reply i used a shower like this at a youth hostel in london. it was bad ass. Reply Ooh, definitely an accessibility win. Check out the dressing table style cabinets to get up to the mirror in a chair. What a well designed and decadently stylish bathroom! Reply Yes, that would be deliciously accommodating for large group showers… Love the coloring and the style in this! Reply The door on the left might actually be 2 doors that fold out accordian style to meet the other door. We have a fairly open shower and in the winter I spend twice as long because I always want to get warm first, which basically means heating up the whole bathroom with the steam (don't tell the environment! :-/ ). We're moving soon, though, and I'm totally looking forward to having a little shower stall. So, I guess my point is – it seems to work both ways and I can understand the purpose of having a smaller area too. 🙂 Anyway, super awesome! Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Participate in this conversation via emailGet only replies to your comment, the best of the rest, as well as a daily recap of all comments on this post. No more than a few emails daily, which you can reply to/unsubscribe from directly from your inbox. No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy.