When we started, the off-white tub was surrounded by four-inch square white tiles with white grout and was pretty bland looking:
|Bathtub 'before', (please ignore the towels draped over the side)|
A new tub wasn't in the budget, but we did have new tile installed that matches what's in the shower. I think the updated hardware and darker tile makes the tub look elegant:
Five years ago today: "Hulaweeny"