Great idea for stock cabinets: Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Old White with Dark Walnut Glaze and wax. Builder grade, oak, bathroom vanity remodeling for master bath. I love Annie Sloane Chalk Paint.and the waxes.makes for awesome refinishing.
Possibility if moving the shower . with traditional subway tile. Plus, the cubbies could be hidden in the pony wall so when looking in, all you see is beauty without the clutter of design designs decorating before and after design bathroom design