CEVISAMA 2014: What a sight!

Tile of Spain USA

We’ll have a complete review of the sights of CEVISAMA 2014 in the coming weeks. In the meantime, here’s a look at some of our favorite tiles showcased by Spanish ceramic tile manufacturers at the February 2014 show in Valencia, Spain.

Tile of Spain sneak peek at Cevisama 2014

Tile of Spain USA

Tile of Spain companies are busy getting ready for Cevisama, the International Ceramic Tile and Bath Furnishings Show to be held February 11 to 14, 2014 in Valencia, Spain. Blog azteca Cevisama Cevisama 2014 Novogres Passport to Creativity Tile togama Vives

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Coverings 2014 booth activities schedule for Tile of Spain

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Blog ASCER Coverings Coverings 2014 Event ICEX Tile of Spain is pleased to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Coverings.

VIDEO: Spanish Tile Trends from Cevisama 2014

Tile of Spain USA

Here’s a look at the latest tile trends and inspiration from Tile of Spain for 2014. Blog 2014 Cevisama tile of spain video

Avente Tile Talk: Patterned Tiles are Power Play at Coverings 2014

Tile Talk

Tuesday, May 6, 2014. Patterned Tiles are Power Play at Coverings 2014. So, I was thrilled to see many manufacturers embrace pattern in their 2014 tile designs! Finally, a tip of the hat to Tile of Spain for exhibiting distinctively unique ceramic innovations at Coverings 2014!

Our Favorite Home Decor Trends of the Year — Best of 2014

Apartment Therapy

What were the trendiest ideas in design this year for interiors? We''ve rounded up our favorite decor trends that became popular (or became popular again) this year.

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Tile of Spain Announces Winners of the 2014 “Passport to Creativity” Contest

Tile of Spain USA

Tile of Spain, the international brand representing 125 ceramic tile manufacturers belonging to the Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturers’ Association (ASCER), is proud to announce the winners of the 2014 “Passport to Creativity” contest.

Spanish tile companies ready for CEVISAMA 2014

Tile of Spain USA

Flip through the CEVISAMA 2014 show guide below, and take a look at all there is to see and at the fair. At CEVISAMA , everything is possible! Tile of Spain is pleased to show off Spanish Ceramic tile innovations at this year’s fair in Valencia, February 11th to 14th.

Custom Commercial Cement Tile Inspiration

Tile Talk

By Arpi Nalbandian , Tileometry. Customizable cement tiles, from clockwise (top right), include: Traditional Melilla ; Classic Serengeti ; Traditional Gran Cordoba ; and Geometric 02 Cement Tile. Handmade cement tiles are a great choice for commercial, hospitality, and retail spaces.

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Tile of Spain reveals global design trends and innovation at CEVISAMA 2014

Tile of Spain USA

Pressroom ASCER Cevisama Cevisama 2014 news Spanish ceramic Tile Trends Spanish ceramic tile exports grew by 8%, making them Europe’s leading ceramic tile producer – and the second largest exporter of tile worldwide.

Style Forecast: Tile Trends for 2014 and Beyond

Apartment Therapy

The tile trends for 2014 are looking to the future while simultaneously taking inspiration from the past. The future includes texture and matte finishes created with new manufacturing techniques never seen before.

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Our Favorite Outdoor Spaces — Best of 2014

Apartment Therapy

From our 2014 tours, here are some of our favorite outdoor ''rooms''. It may be a little chilly, but that doesn''t mean we can''t dream of beautiful outdoor spaces — and beautiful weather to go with them. They''ll have you feeling inspired, and dreaming warm-weather dreams, in no time.

Architectural Delineation Competition – KRob 2014 Winners

Life of an Architect

Delineation is a fancy word for drawings, and if you like architectural drawings, you’ve come to the right place! Recently, the winners of the 40th annual AIA Dallas Chapter Ken Roberts Memorial Delineation Competition or “KRob” as it is commonly referenced were announced.

The Most Inspiring Professional Projects of 2014 — Best of 2014

Apartment Therapy

Not every home needs a professional touch, but the ones that are designed by professionals do tend to be quite beautiful. We showcased a number of homes this year with styles helped by designers in the profession; we''ve gathered a grouping of particularly inspiring ones full of ideas to steal!

Our Favorite Living Rooms — Best of 2014

Apartment Therapy

Here are some of our favorite living rooms from some of our favorite house tours in 2014. The living room — it''s where you study, snuggle, watch TV, eat snacks, entertain friends. It''s where your life at home happens, so you want to make it a space where you feel relaxed and inspired.

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Tile Trends: Encaustic and Hydraulic Cement Looks

Tile of Spain USA

From distressed antique to contemporary colors, the mixed pattern look was seen at both Cevisama and Coverings 2014 on walls, floors and counter surfaces. Encaustic and hydraulic cement styles are making a comeback in tile.

Spain Takes the Stage at Cersaie 2014

Kitchens for Living

Tile of Spain, a collective of 90 Spanish ceramic wall and floor tile manufacturers, recently showcased new collections and innovations at the Cersaie 2014 show. Here are some of my favorites from Tiles of Spain showcased at Cersaie 2014.

Tile of Spain to present CEU on Green Sports Facilities and 2014 Spain Experience

Tile of Spain USA

The 2014 Spain Experience event will feature a product showcase and exhibits featuring innovative Spanish companies, such as Ceramicas Calaf , Levantina and The Size. .

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Amish Quilt Pattern Ceramic Tile Fireplace Surround


One Tradition Meets Another Detail of Amish "Wedding Ring" Quilt Pattern in Tile I''ve been amazed for years in the never ending design possibilities in tile and mosaic. In a recentt post we looked at tile I created for a coffee table done in a Navajo rug pattern motif.

Spanish tile companies win CID Awards at Coverings 2014

Tile of Spain USA

Levantina and Cumella Ceramica were integral parts of winning projects at the 2014 Coverings Installation & Design (CID) Awards, a program that honors outstanding design and installation of tile and stone in residential, commercial, sustainable and international projects.

Fun & Games: Apartment Therapy Quizzes — Best of 2014

Apartment Therapy

? Take the Quiz: IKEA Spotting for Experts. Design" needn''t be serious. This year we created a number of (hopefully) fun quizzes related to design. Did you miss one? Take it now and challenge a friend to beat your score. Or take one again and see if you can improve your score. READ MORE ».

A Chat with K+BB 2014 Design Award Winner

Kitchens for Living

Earlier this month trade publication Kitchen & Bath Business Magazine (K+BB) unveiled their 2014 design award winners. He accomplished a masterful blending of traditional with contemporary touches that let you know it’s 2014.

Ceramic Tile Mural Celebrates Autistic Children and their Families


Ceramic Tile Mural Celebrates Autistic Children and their Families "Our Children" Achievement Centers for Children Lobby Tile Mural I had the wonderful experience of serving for a school year as an artist in residence at the Achievement Centers for Children in Warrensville Heights Ohio.

The New Bathroom: Sink, Tub and Tile Trends for 2014 and Beyond

Apartment Therapy

A Bathroom is a scary room to update. With the exception of the kitchen, no room reno will cost more and hang around longer than the bathroom. It''s important to stay on top of the trends, but to identify what''s still going to look classic and current a few years down the road. READ MORE ». Sinks.

Tile Backsplash Ideas for Modern Vanities

Tile Talk

By Cheryl Khan of Trade Winds Imports. Maybe your bathroom is stuck in the 60s or maybe you just need to freshen things up a bit.

Avente Tile Talk: Islamic Star Patterns in Tile Design

Tile Talk

Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Dwell on Design 2014 – Top Products. ▼ 2014. (25). Patterned Tiles are Power Play at Coverings 2014. Islamic Star Patterns in Tile Design. By Selena Madden.

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Brilliant Boys' Rooms: The Most Popular Boys' Rooms of the Year — Best of 2014

Apartment Therapy

Last week we rounded up the most popular girls'' bedrooms of the year and now it''s time to check out which boys'' rooms caught readers'' fancy the most. The top ten range from modern to traditional to un-categorizable. READ MORE ». Nursery & Kids. Hot Posts


Cheaply Chic: The Best Ways To Live Frugally, Without Compromising — Best of 2014

Apartment Therapy

There''s no doubt that I love pretty things, but ultimately I''m a pretty cheap bastard and tend to hoard my pennies for the things I truly need and care about. Sure I splurge, but I also think hard about not buying needlessly, and try to save where I can.

Going to Coverings 2014 in Las Vegas? 5 Things Not to Miss This Year | Tile Doctor

Tile Doctor

Going to Coverings 2014 in Las Vegas? 5 Things Not to Miss This Year This Spring the tile industry will take Vegas by storm!

Tile Trends: Beveled

Tile of Spain USA

Available in a wide variety of colors and sizes, beveled looks were seen at both Cevisama and Coverings 2014. A timeless look, beveled tile is a current trend in ceramic tile design. It adds dimension, depth and interest to a subway tile pattern.

Small Style: Small Space Advice Room by Room — Best of 2014

Apartment Therapy

Alison, Liz & Nicole''s Shared Space Small Cool Contest Entry. Guidance about using small spaces smartly is at the core of what we do at Apartment Therapy. It''s where we started and is never far from our hearts.


Take It From Elsa and Let It Go: Tips, Strategies and Mindsets for Paring Down Your Stuff — Best of 2014

Apartment Therapy

Is your "stuff" bringing you down? Is it getting in the way of health, happiness or productivity at home? Hey, the new year is a fresh start. Here are ten posts to arm you with the right mindset and the right strategies for paring down your stuff for a lighter, freer 2015. READ MORE ».

Style Guide: Rustic Elegance

As The Tile Turns

You know the style. If you’ve ever wanted to move in to one of the Restoration Hardware layouts, or order up a cozy Bavarian chalet or even step into certain pages of historical fiction it’s rustic elegance that calls out to us. How do you define it?

What to Get an Architect for Christmas (2014)

Life of an Architect

It’s almost that time again – the overwhelming necessary list of “What to get an architect for Christmas.” ” This is the 5th Edition of this list and I have to admit, it keeps getting bigger and better every year.

Ditra under tile floor system reality check

Tile Excellence

Ive been installing tile most of my adult life. From the first introduction of Durock then Hardi board Even back as far as metal wire and hand "dry pack" concrete bed floors.

Tile Doctor to Exhibit at 2014 Coverings Show is Las Vegas

Tile Doctor

The Tile Doctor® will feature two revolutionary products for Coverings 2014. The Tile Doctor will be showing in booth number 4070 at the Coverings exhibit in Las Vegas, Nevada April 29th thru May 2nd 2014.

CERSAIE ’14 Tile of Spain App Now Available

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Blog App Cersaie Cersaie 2014 Information about the Tile of Spain companies exhibiting at CERSAIE 14 September 22nd through September 26th is now available on the CERSAIE’14 App.

Interlocking Circles: The Power and History of Pattern in Design

Tile Talk

By Arpi Nalbandian , Tileometry. For thousands of years, geometric shapes and symbols have decorated homes, structures, religious buildings and art work. Influenced by nature (such as the perfect hexagon of a honeycomb made by bees), geometry has, in essence, shaped our world.

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Shopping Shortcut: Apartment Therapy Annual Shopping Guides — Best of 2014

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Top Ten: Best Sleeper Sofas & Sofa Beds. Some people love to shop and will happily spend hours and hours trekking around to stores or doing online comparison shopping. But some people are thrilled for a shortcut.


The Best Architectural Websites 2014 | Life of an Architect

Life of an Architect

Home / Architects / The Best Architectural Websites 2014 The Best Architectural Websites 2014 Bob Borson — March 24, 2014 — 27 Comments The Best Architectural Websites in the World. my internet explorer history ) and peer feedback ( I asked the people in my office ) I have created the definitive listing of the Best Architectural Websites in the World for 2014. So there it is – my top architectural websites for 2014.