Have you ever wanted better shower curtain options than the juvenile or floral selections available at most big box stores?

What about making a dramatic statement by having your shower curtain hung high, but gently brushing the floor as well?

Well, here’s my decor hack…

curtains as a shower curtain

…actual curtains as a shower curtain!

Okay, so once again, it’s probably not an original idea.

(Pinterest sort of ruined original ideas!)

But it is a solution that works really well, even if I can’t take the credit for the idea!vintage industrial bathroom makeover collage 1

When we redid our bathroom we hung a curved shower curtain rod (you know, like the ones in really swanky hotels) up high to add a little drama – and make it feel like the shower/tub were bigger. Then we just hung grommet curtains I picked up at Homesense (Homegoods) for a steal. Well, cheap anyway.

extra long shower curtain

The best part is they are not only up high but they gently touch the floor too – hiding our 1970s green bathtub!

What have you got for a shower curtain? Could your bathroom use a little shower curtain love?

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  1. Couldn’t find the print I wanted in a shower curtain or curtains so I bought material and made my own, down to the button holes for the hooks. Loved how it came out.