Ten Spring Colors

The luxury ceramic tile, stone, terracotta and glass industry is always connected to the mainstream fashion world. That being said, Selene Oliva recently opined on Ten Spring Colors  for Vogue Italia. We will weave our version of her colorways into imagery below. Let's see how we [...]
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Limestone or Travertine

Is Limestone or Travertine the better choice? The topic seldom fails to foster sometimes-lively debate! Whether the discussion is among interior design professionals, architects, builders, or homeowners, the results are typically less than conclusive. Perhaps this is as it should be, given the [...]
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Delft Dutch Tile

Delft Dutch Tile is a fairly broad name for one of the most recognizable genres in the ceramic tile industry. As a bit of background, the story goes that Italian artisans migrated north to The Netherlands in the 16th century bringing with them the technique of glazing earthenware. Naturally, [...]
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Taos Inspired Stone Designs

Taos, New Mexico is not a place that you easily forget. Their very robust travel website taos.org self describes the community as being "Long one of America’s foremost, bona fide Art Colony’s, Taos is also home to a world-class ski resort (Taos Ski Valley), a World Heritage Site (Taos Pueblo), [...]
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Sicilian Baldosa Tile

When Country Floors launched the Marsala Collection, it was described as being a "ceramic collection that pays homage to the unique nature of the original 19th and 20th century Sicilian Baldosa Tile. The true beauty of the original Sicilian Baldosa Tile lies within its imperfections. The [...]
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Natural Stone Parquet

We can loosely define parquet, from a design standpoint, as a mosaic flooring or wall covering composed of geometric blocks revealed in patterns. These elements might typically be rectangles, squares or triangles. However, to a large degree, the sky is the limit so you may find curvilinear [...]
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Blue Ceramic Tiles

The Blue Ceramic Tiles of our design imaginations are actually many different materials from many diverse cultures and countries. Let’s take a look at a couple of cultural and national iterations that can be woven into your design plan options. In many design circles, the term “azulejos” is [...]
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Moorish Style Tile

Our Las Palmas Glazed Tile Collection draws inspiration from the bucolic Spanish city of Palma de Mallorca. This is the political capital and major city of the Balearic Islands and the home of tennis legend Rafael Nadal. As a historical point, the city was under Islamic control from [...]
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