Remodeling projects vary so tremendously from almost austere styles to ornate.
A nice detail of a concrete vanity top and chrome, single lever faucet:
What era would you say this pedestal lav is reminiscient of? Grecian? Roman? Victorian? Those are the time periods I think of. I would love to see this installed in a bathroom, and how the rest of the space would be designed to fit it!
There are many bath designs, lavishly elegant to modern efficiency. No design is wrong, it is what works for you!