In guest bathrooms, like this one where storage isn't important, it can be nice to simply leave the space open to create the look of more space. Guests can then use the space underneath however they need to.
The open vanity is a trend I don't see soon disappearing for two reasons: It offers the illusion of more space and gives you extra opportunity to be creative and stylishly functional.
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