For all of the modernity in our homes that we now embrace – clean-lines, new technology, trendy materials – there’s no denying the charm of classic design. There’s something about the retro opulence of a white pedestal sink or penny tile that brings a sense of whimsy from another era. Trends come and go, but the look of a classic bathroom inspires even the most forward-thinking designers of today.

Check out our slideshow to see how these 5 contemporary bathrooms achieve that 1920s look.