Top photo is an option for a vanity, really cool. Would like to put a antique cast iron sink in, though, one that sits on top as more of a vessel. Would like rest of room to be lighter. Lighter floors and walls all around.
DIY Barn Wood Technique Paint Trick the tutorial uses Cece Caldwell paints, but can get the same with other paints/stains -- Step Gray (Pittsburgh Gray) and water into wood grain, Step Dry, Step Wipe stain over it (She used Savannah Praline)