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powder room

1. The anteroom of a women’s toilet, in which makeup and clothing are adjusted; by extension applied to a women’s toilet itself.
2. The small first-floor toilet room in a house.
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The elements that give Kathryn Nelson's powder room its winning presence are the arches telescoping toward the window, integrally colored plaster walls, and the distinctive oval antique marble sink.
The spacious kitchen is beautifully appointed; The powder room would dwarf the main bathroom in most houses; Linda Powell loves to enjoy this room without modern disturbances such as televisions Pictures: COLIN LANE; This bathroom is a luxurious dream; With a competition standard snooked table and a bar this is definitely one for the boys; If the outside of the house is impressive, the entrance hall (above) is astounding as is the ``ballroom'' whenever a party is held.
Call them the Mini Coopers of the home, but these cute little fixtures -- whether they're crystal drop or stark contemporary style -- are all the rage, for powder rooms, breakfast nooks, reading corners and other areas throughout the home.
Now I hung it, eye level if you're standing, in my previously underdecorated powder room.
His support and comments have been great and now I have submitted the second episode of The Powder Room for consideration.
NORTH OLMSTED, Ohio -- The luxury brand ShowHouse[R] by Moen[R] unveils its "destiny" by introducing its first hands-free electronic faucet designed exclusively for the powder room.
A darker ceiling color than wall color creates a cozier environment - great for powder rooms, bathrooms or bedrooms.
Wallpaper encrusted with flakes of real mica provides the glam factor in the ultra-elegant powder room.
Her new film may have only cost PS175,000 to make, but Sheridan Smith is proud that Powder Room shows a side to young women not often seen on screen.
Warsan Village consists of 942 three-bedroom townhouses, each with a maid's room, three bathrooms, powder room, two balconies, garden and parking for two cars.
com, the architects said they decided to install "a powder room with a glass floor that looks down on all 15 levels," to make life interesting.
The ground floor features a large living room, a separate dining area, powder room, a majlis and an open-plan kitchen with curved breakfast bar.