DIY Concrete Vanity

When I was designing the studio bathroom, I wanted to create a few interesting elements for the space. Originally, I was going to use an old dresser for the vanity but it just never felt right. I couldn’t find the perfect size dresser, one with clean lines and not too much fuss. So after The Man and I had many lengthy conversations about our options…we decided that making a concrete vanity would be the best fit for my antique marble basin….

I was always inspired by this vanity, and used it as the model for ours.
The exception being that we added a floating salvaged wood shelf for storage.
I couldn’t wait to finally be able to use the basin I’d been holding onto for years!


Here’s an overview of how the concrete vanity was made…
You can click on photos to enlarge.

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And one more peek at how it looks today in my studio.
I’m absolutely thrilled when ideas come to fruition. Β And thankful to be married to a man that encourages and helps me in making them happen.

Between posts you can find me on Instagram (heatherbullard) sharing the little things in life.


  1. divine! Love that sink.
    Happy Day!

    • Heather Bullard says:

      I love it too! Held onto it for many years, so glad I was finally able to use it!

  2. That is pretty awesome! Thank you for sharing!

  3. Heather…
    you two have made an art piece! Love the concrete and adore the vintage receptacle too!

  4. LOVE this sink! Do you worry about the weight of it at all?

    • Heather Bullard says:

      Thanks! And no, not really. The sink is sitting on a solid concrete vanity…which is on a concrete floor. I think everything is secure. πŸ™‚

  5. holy crap on toast. i am picking my jaw up off the table. amazingness and wonderfulllyness is how i would describe that sink and with a wonderful tutorial for those of us that just may decide to try this. oh my husband will be overjoyed lol. he likes crazy projects

    • Heather Bullard says:

      I’m sure he’ll be thrilled at the idea! A nice weekend project to keep him busy. Really appreciate you kind words. πŸ™‚

  6. Heather,
    This turned out so well, it seems the perfect match for your marble(?) basin. I hope as time goes by you’ll share more of the details of Grove House. I know it must be wonderful.

    • Heather Bullard says:

      Thank you, Karen. I’ll try and post more as we finish room….may take a while. We’re at a slow and steady pace. More slow than steady. πŸ˜‰

  7. LOVE it! Clean lines. Simple yet elegant. And made yourself! I am ready to come and visit! πŸ˜‰

  8. That sink is gorgeous!!! Love the towel rack too!!

    • Heather Bullard says:

      Found the towel rack at the flea market years ago…just keep bringing it from house to house!

  9. This is so awesome! My husband and I live in a loft and we are getting ready to remodel the bathroom. This would be so great in our space. Now I just have to talk him into it and get my dad to build it for me!

  10. HOLY ****. This is absolutely AWESOME. Love, love, love it. So creative and so fabulous!

  11. How did you move that piece into the bathroom once it had finished curing? How many men did it take to move it?

    It is beautiful!

  12. I love that wood mirror! Where did you get that?

  13. Hi Heather,
    I love your bathroom and the original bathroom you took your inspiration from! Could you please tell me the paint colour you have used on the door?
    Many thanks, Kylie

  14. Boom! I could not love more:)

  15. Can you tell me the source for the wall sconce above the mirror? Thank you!