Porcelain, stone, wood, steel, travertine and vitreous china are just a few material possibilities we might find in a graceful vessel sink. This week's Top Ten list takes a close look at the round versions of our modern bathroom vanity tops that rest next to a faucet that compliments the basin's coloring, weight, or eco-friendly nature.
Top Ten: Round Vessel Sinks.
Find the Perfect Bathroom Countertop Vessel Sink By Narrowing Down Your Favorite Materials
In 18-gauge stainless steel, the Timpani vessel sinks create a mirrored countertop piece for the bathroom that resembles that of a modern spa. Without faucet holes or overflow, the assembly of this countertop sink is easy with the included PVC tube and drain gasket.
2. Axor Urquiola
DESIGNER: Patricia Urquiola
Dimensions: 14-1/4"L x 7-1/2"W (small)
Made from cast marble with durable gel coated finish, the Axor Urquiola vessel sink - in small and large sizes - integrate towel holders on two sides of its oval, organic shape. Recommended for use with a faucet that does not have pop-up assembly, designer Patricia Urquiola created the Axor Urquiola with the intention of standing two by two for his and her bathroom sinks.
Using travertine stone imported from Italy, Turkey and Iran, S&K Building Material Corporation created their contemporary line of Travertine vessel sinks for residential and commercial application using many different color finishes to fit into every project.
Created using vitreous china, the Alexis LT524G sink is a sleek and stylish above counter vessel design for the bathroom or powder room. Using a SanaGloss finish, the ion barrier glazing keeps the sink clean while the installation template and sealing compound keep it solidly positioned on your countertop.
5. Round Bamboo
MANUFACTURER: Whittington Collection
Dimensions: 16-1/2" dia. x 5-3/4"H
Created using bamboo wood (which is naturally waterproof), the eco-friendly Round Bamboo vessel sink by the Whittington Collection is designed to warm up your bathroom interior with an island resort feel of absolute serenity.
Handcrafted using a hammered copper material, sink and faucet manufacturer Fontaine Faucets creates patterns by hammering into their circular vessel sinks. For either drop-in or undermount installation, the Hammered Copper vessel sinks come with a flat lip around its edges for ease of use.
Part of Marc Kawano's Hikari Series of vessel sinks is the round Ume sink that adds a stylish edge to its circular design. Available in three standard colors with custom colors available by request, it's a porcelain piece that is bound to attract attention as a dainty countertop bathroom addition.
Made from solid brass, this heavy duty vessel sink is round, but carries a wavy look - weighing in at 51 lbs. Without room for a faucet built into it's structure, it's recommended that the sink is accompanied by a high lever faucet (as shown).
Relying heavily on the artistry of tempered glass, this Green Tempered Glass vessel sink by Derose Design uses both green and yellow tiles to border its top edge by fusing them flat to the interior side. Measuring 1" thick, the glass vessel sink sits sweetly atop the countertop as a focal point in your bathroom.
The round, marble Titan Carrara vessel sink by Waterworks is a thick-edged vessel sink for the bathroom that is the definition of elegance within a stone sink basin. In a 15-3/4" diameter, the TNSK02 makes a strong statement without overdoing its coloring or heavy duty effect.
Hope you enjoyed our roundup of the Top Ten Round Vessel Sinks!
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