Dorian, a 17" round sink in clear tempered glass from American Standard, rises to the occasion thanks to a ¾” chrome riser. A chrome drain grid is included. $281
The Home Depot offers ECOSINKS’s hand-hammered brushed nickel round vessel sink at a jaw-dropping price. 14” x 14” x 5.5”, $99
The Home Depot
Patricia Urquiola designed this small wash basin for AXOR with a smartly integrated towel bar. It's constructed of cast marble with a durable Gelcoat finish. $1,240
Inspired by Dunhuang cave drawings, a swirl pattern adorns the Kallista “Fei Tian Wen” elliptical vessel sink. Designed by Robert Kuo, it's hand-cast in solid bronze. Starting at $4,595
The “Briolette” faceted glass sink from Kohler measures 17.5” wide and is sure to catch the eye—as it does the light. $707.50
Decolav’s rectangular resin sink, shown in Shadow, comes in 10 colors ($286.56 at Lowe’s). A gently sloped interior makes clean-up easy.
The Stone Forest (16” square by 6” deep) Quattro vessel is made of solid bamboo (shown here with Bento Box base). $750
Hand-crafted in Carrara marble, the “Titan” 15 3/4" round vessel ($1598 from Waterworks) has an elegant rolled rim.
This 14-7/8” round vessel sink in Luminist semi-clear epoxy resin, from Toto, is scratch- and impact-resistant. A chrome drain fitting is included, and the sink can also be ordered with illumination, as shown. $2,207
Hand-forged from a solid block of copper, this rectangular sink from Premier Copper Products is not only beautiful, but fully recyclable. 17” x 13” x 5”, $477
Premier Copper Products
Regardless of whether you choose a vessel, top-mount, or under-mount sink to update your bath, you will want to make certain it conforms to the room's aesthetic and to the vanity, console, or cabinet on which it is installed. To see examples—like the beautiful Newport Single Sink Console from Pottery Barn, shown here—check out our 12 Decorator-Worthy Vanities gallery.
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