Experimenting with Color

Tile of Spain USA

The first step in creating the indentitiy of a space is choosing a color palette. Color is key to building the personality of a space, it creates a lasting impression on each element of a room and allows us to explore our creativity.

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The Year of Color: Chromatic Trends of 2022

Tile of Spain USA

The diversity of hues, nuances in shade variation and tonal depth that can be found across new ceramic collections from Spanish manufacturers allow designers and homeowners to infuse a space with nearly every color palette and possibility.

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Pantone Color of the Year 2020 – Classic Blue

Architectural Ceramics

Pantone recently introduced their 2020 Color of the Year : Classic Blue. If you aren’t familiar with Pantone’s annual announcement, the Color of the Year a recurring pick from Pantone’s color experts that influences the gamut of design industries from fashion to interior design.

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Full-On Color

Tile of Spain USA

Color is one of the main elements in interior design because of its powerful effect on the atmosphere and style of a space. For years, the number one trend in decor has been neutral shades and minimalism, however we are now seeing a welcome return of bold color. A report titled “Trends in Ceramic 2018-2019” compiled by the Observatory for Trends in Interiors talks about a new “mid-century colors” trend that is quickly overtaking the neutral minimalist trend of past years.

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Ceramic Tile Selection: A Guide to Choosing Format, Color, and Decorative Relief

Tile of Spain USA

Design provides an outlet to play with colors, dabble in shapes, mix and match textures, explore patterns and expand creative boundaries, to craft a space that is as unique as the individual who inhabits it. Color Games.

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Designing with Color: Chromatic Trends Inspired by Ceramic Tile

Tile of Spain USA

However, when it comes to defining the style and personality of a space, it is color that becomes the key decorative element. The diversity of colors and chromatic scales that can be found in the collections from Spanish manufacturers allows almost any color scheme to become a reality. .

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The Color Game

Tile of Spain USA

Choosing the right colors is key to building the personality of a home. Spanish Ceramics offers a wide range of colors, and each season presents new color combinations for all tastes. There are more options than ever for color and tone to give your home personality and to completely transform your space. Using multiple colors of the same tone is a way to add spaciousness, and a lot of light to the room.…

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Design Trends: The 2019 PANTONE Color of the Year

Architectural Ceramics

In 2016, PANTONE’s Color of the Year was Rose Quartz 13-1520. Learn more about how the PANTONE Color of the Year is selected, this year’s color: Living Coral, and how to incorporate it into your designed interior space (which we hope includes tile from Architectural Ceramics, of course). About the PANTONE Color Institute. Each year, the PANTONE Color Institute reveals its Color of the Year. Designers have the PANTONE Color of the Year (COTY).

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Colored Grout

The Tile Doctor

Slip and fall accidents are the leading cause of injury to the public and a principal cause of litigation against businesses today. Good maintenance procedures can reduce this obvious risk. General

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Get Inspired By This 1970s Color Flashback

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Get 1970s color inspiration from this stunning living room. Retro paint colors have us falling in love right now. Neutral colors have ruled the interior design world for years, but now we’re seeing exciting new colors everywhere. Though the colors we’re seeing may seem new, many are flashbacks to more colorful palettes of the past. The paint and decor colors of the 1970s are making their way back into today’s color palettes.

Colorful Bathroom Floor Tile Ideas

Why Tile

Colorful bathroom floor tile is just the pick-me-up we need to inspire our days, with options that span the rainbow and creative multicolor designs, as well. Here are some of our favorite colorful tile bathroom floors from Instagram, guaranteed to cheer you.

Fashion Colors for 2017

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

Pantone Color Institute, the leading authority for color trends and systems, has released its palette of ten colors for Spring 2017 and its looking like earthier and more grounded tones are coming back into play. After last year’s hushed duo of Rose Quartz and Serenity sharing center stage for color of the year, the colors for 2017 appear darker and with more depth to their color range. ” trends 2017 color spring trend

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Introducing New Tempered Colors 2020


The unique stone cleft of every piece brings a depth of color and texture for an incredibly impactful look. our Tempered Sapphire glazed stone tile is a modern, bold color that can be the perfect backdrop to inspire, create, and transform. Bewitching.

Grout Color Does Matter

The Tile Doctor

Yes, what you select for something as simple as your grout can make or break your projects appearance. Today you have what seems like an almost endless array of choices in Tile, Stone, Glass and even Mosaics. General

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Summer Grout Color Ideas

The Tile Doctor

If youand#39;ve got an outdoor tile project lined up, or even an indoor tile installation, why not consider summer colors to remind you all year round how wonderful summer is. Here are some summer grout color ideas to keep you warm.

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Color Forecast for 2021

Decorative Materials

Color forecasts have rarely been so reflective of current events as they are in 2021. It’s increasingly evident that the challenges of the past year are shaking up many of the trends we previously took for granted. Tile Trends

Tile Color Inspiration Room by Room

Why Tile

Searching for a tile color for your space? With so many attractive tile colors to choose from, settling on the perfect one can be a challenge.

Top Color Palettes for 2022

Decorative Materials

Decorative trends come and go at a dizzying pace, but against all odds, one style has consistently dominated the interior design world for nearly two decades: all white, all the time. The appeal is clear: white visually expands small spaces while providing a crisp and clean aesthetic.

Every 2022 Color of the Year From the Top Color Experts

Why Tile

Every year, color experts and paint companies choose a color or color palette they feel best represents the current time. For example, Pantone’s 2021… The post Every 2022 Color of the Year From the Top Color Experts appeared first on Why Tile.

Grout Color Guide: How to Choose the Right Grout Color for Your Tile

Why Tile

Picking out a tile color, pattern, shape, and layout is a fun part of designing your tile application, but all too often we forget about an equally important design element: grout color.

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Tile Color Psychology: How Your Tile Color Affects Your Mood

Why Tile

Choosing tile colors for your decor is fun and creative. Simply, we recommend you choose a tile color you love. Of course, you’ll want to choose a tile color that works well for your space, matches the rest of your decor, and is something that you’ll enjoy looking at every day.

COLOR STUDY: The Year for Blue Hues


Following Sherwin-Williams’ announcement of its 2020 Color of the Year, a bold navy blue called Naval, Pantone named Classic Blue as it’s Color of the Year for 2020. It’s no surprise that these blue shades were selected as colors of the year.

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Pantone’s Color of 2017 at Modwalls Tile

Making Tile Modern

We love all shades of green here at Modwalls , so we’re oh so happy that this bright, fresh shade has been chosen as Pantone’s color of the year for 2017. Here are some of our favorite Greenery colored tile installations using a variety of Modwalls tile collections: Search Our Modwalls Tile Installation Galleries to see all of these rooms and more! GREENERY.

Pantone Color of the Year: Very Peri

Decorative Materials

We always look forward to experimenting with fresh colors – so we eagerly anticipate Pantone's Color of the Year announcement. We’re consistently pleased by the gorgeous colors that Pantone’s experts highlight. Each new year delivers a whirlwind of exciting design opportunities.

Color It Up!

Architectural Ceramics

This mosaic would really brighten up a bathroom and I realized it fits perfect with Lemon Zest from Pantone’s 2013 ‘Fashion Color Report’ So I got to thinking it would be neat to find a tile option that compliments each ‘in fashion’ Pantone color. Save the best for last because Emerald is the 2013 color of the year :). I was looking through several tile images to find the perfect photo for our upcoming Home & Design Magazine AD.

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Pantone’s 2021 Color(s) of the Year

Garden State Tile Blog

Color is a powerful tool in the world of design. Its influence on human emotion has been long studied, proving that color is often affiliated with memories, people, places, culture, and life events – all which greatly impacts our moods. ” PANTONE COLOR INSTITUTE.

Color Forecast for 2020

Decorative Materials

Every year, Sherwin-Williams leads the way in design innovation by bringing the most inspiring color concepts to life. For 2020, the company's Colormix® forecast brings 45 of the most promising colors to the forefront.

How to Choose Grout Colors

The Tile Doctor

Turning Grout Work into Art Work Learning how to choose grout color is important if you are ready to take advantage of the full range of possibilities when it comes to making the most out of each tile project you work on.

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Ultimate Colors of the Year Palette

Why Tile

Every year, color authorities such as Pantone, Sherwin Williams, Benjamin Moore, and Behr share their new “colors of the year.” While each new color… The post Ultimate Colors of the Year Palette appeared first on Why Tile.

What Color Grout to Use?

The Tile Doctor

Grout is a substance used in tile and mosaic installations. Many people donand#39;t think of it beyond its utilitarian purpose, but contractors, home designers, and DIY homeowners understand the decorative possibilities grout can bring to any space, indoors or outdoors. General

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The Colors of Happiness

Making Tile Modern

” That is how artist, resort-wear designer, and illustrator, Dana Cooper , describes a color. “Green, for me, is the color of happiness. It’s one of my favorite colors – specifically lime green. Cooper’s resort and swimwear reflect the colors and environments of her native home in Bermuda. “You’re surrounded by the Atlantic, and the colors of the sky…it’s like watching God in motion.”

Looking For Colorful Grout Options?

The Tile Doctor

Recently a customer called who said, "I cannot believe it, I found you too late.," so that prompted me to write this post. They were doing a project at Clemson University and said they couldnand#39;t find the correct Orange Grout. General

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A Fresh Faced Enhancement: Color Blox 2.0

Garden State Tile Blog

Color Blox 2.0 by Crossville is a fresh faced enhancement to the Color Blox line that reignites the collection with bright playfulness grounded in nature’s roots. The post A Fresh Faced Enhancement: Color Blox 2.0

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Color Change: Transforming Granada Tile’s Normandy Cement Tile Design

Granada Tile

Even within those collections, the sheer variety of color is tremendous. With that in mind, we thought we’d show you once again how just changing a few colors can totally alter the look of your cement tile design—and your tile installation. In two colors, especially pale neutrals, Normandy’s pattern is understated and restrained. Add another color—say something with a bit of contrast. Use eight colors and let your imagination go wild.

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5 Metallic Grout Color Options for Your Project

The Tile Doctor

One of the best ways to bring aesthetic pleasure to a home or business is the use of tile or mosaics. Tile projects can bring a great deal of eye appeal to any interior or exterior. General

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Introducing Greenery | Pantone’s Color of the Year for 2017

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

What is the PANTONE Color of the Year? A symbolic color selection; a color snapshot of what we see taking place in our global culture that serves as an expression of a mood and an attitude. GREENERY COLOR PAIRINGS. Nature’s neutral, PANTONE Greenery is a versatile “trans-seasonal” shade that lends itself to many color combinations. trends 2017 color of the year greenery pantoneA refreshing and revitalizing shade, Greenery is symbolic of new beginnings.

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Why Colored Grout is Now The Latest Design Trend

The Tile Doctor

The days are gone when grout was just something functional you used to hold tiles in place. Grout is a serious consideration in the overall aesthetic of not only the tile work itself, but for every room in the house. General

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Create Trendy Interior Designs Inspired By The Pantone Color of the Year 2022

The Cement Tile

One of the more popular trends that inspire designers every year is Pantone’s Color of the Year. Learn about this year’s latest craze and how you can use our colors to create interior designs that are no less stunning! What Is the Pantone Color of the Year 2022?

Colorful To Classic: Stylish Hexes, Bars & Liners at Rubble Tile

Rubble Tile

At Rubble Tile, we like to celebrate innovation and those who strive to succeed while being unique. With their non-stop irreverence coupled with their impressive design talents, AlysEdwards Tile & Stone provides a prime example of the type of tile makers we enjoy working with.

Why Neutral Colors Are Best

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Do you think neutral colors are boring? Of course, there is always room for pops of color in your life, but there are a lot of good reasons to stick with a neutral color scheme for your interior design. Neutral colors don’t have to be boring! Neutral Colors Show Off Furnishings and Textures. If walls are painted in a bright orange, for example, then the bold color takes center-stage, making any textural elements disappear into the backdrop.

7 Unexpected Ways to Update Your Kitchen Color Palette

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

After our long-term love of neutral and sparkling-white kitchens, we’re all craving a bit more color. You don’t have to change everything about your beautiful kitchen just to add new colors to your palette. Adding colorful accents can be inexpensive, although you can also choose to have a bigger impact by increasing your budget. Before you start shopping, it’s important to narrow down your wish list for your new kitchen color palette.

Cuban Tile Redux in Muted Color Palette

Tile Talk

For the last post of the year, I''m excited to share an exclusive tour of a private residence that uses Cuban Heritage cement tiles in a custom, muted color palette. However, the rug''s colors standout from the surrounding coral stone pavers and a more contemporary feel is maintained without the use of a border. Cuban Heritage Design 150 using a custom, muted color palette. Cuban tile in soft colors work well for this powder room floor and wainscot.

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Color Meets Dimension: The Outfit Wall Tile Collection

Garden State Tile Blog

The Outfit collection from Garden State Tile is a double-fired, white-body ceramic wall tile characterized by bold color and dimensional surface levels. The post Color Meets Dimension: The Outfit Wall Tile Collection appeared first on Garden State Tile.