Experimenting with Color

Tile of Spain USA

When designing a new space, there is always much to consider. We must visualize the result we want, assess the style, finishes and effects that best meet our design needs and have an understanding of the different catalogs of Spanish ceramic brands to coordinate with each design.

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Designing with Color: Chromatic Trends Inspired by Ceramic Tile

Tile of Spain USA

Thanks to their versatility in finish, format, shape and size, ceramic tiles offer an unlimited number of design solutions for residential and commercial spaces with which we can explore. In this color palette, gradient shades are paramount in achieving an air of sophistication.

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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. Image and design via Briony Fitzgerald Design.

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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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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. Tile Design Ideas

Designing with Ceramic Wood

Tile of Spain USA

Interior design and decor are forever seeking new formulae for reinterpreting designs based on natural materials that are suited to spaces of all kinds and styles. Combining different materials opens the door to new effects that can be amazingly rich in color.

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.

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. Today, we thought we’d show you this using our Normandy tile design. In two colors, especially pale neutrals, Normandy’s pattern is understated and restrained.

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Designing a Home with Ceramic Tile

Tile of Spain USA

Designing a home with ceramic tile has never been more exciting! With the advancements made in tile production, ceramics have changed the way developers approach exterior design. Designing with Nature. Recently, biophilic-focused design has become a top trend among homeowners and designers longing to create a thoughtfully designed interior. The post Designing a Home with Ceramic Tile first appeared on Tile of Spain USA.

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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Introducing New Tempered Colors 2020


The unique stone cleft of every piece brings a depth of color and texture for an incredibly impactful look. This delicate yet opulent tile will make your designs truly unique. Bewitching. The only way to describe our new Jade Tempered stone tiles.

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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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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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.

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.

The Wellness Design Considerations Of Pantone’s 2021 Colors Of The Year

JG Kitchens

Some colors create feelings of calm. That's why colors matter, and why I occasionally weigh in on them. Here's my wellness design take on color authority Pantone's two Colors of the Year for 2021, via Forbes.com. . Others spur energy.

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Colorful Home in Romania Revives Traditional Design

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Merging rustic-inspired interiors with contemporary details, this colorful abode inspires a homey feel throughout. Located not far from Bucharest, Romania, The Small House in the Countryside is a project initiated by designer Alina Alexe of Studio Decoraktiva. Owner and designer Alina Alexe transformed the existing rooms into bedrooms, tore down the old kitchen and extended the construction towards the rear of the property.

6 Sizes. 21 Colors. 4 Finishes: Introducing Tribeca

Garden State Tile Blog

Raw textures and gentle colors combine to create harmonious escapes with the Tribeca collection from Garden State Tile. Featuring 12 glossy porcelain wall tiles and 9 coordinating urban-inspired porcelain wall and floor tiles, Tribeca has all you need to create transitional industrial designs.

Color It Up!

Architectural Ceramics

I was looking through several tile images to find the perfect photo for our upcoming Home & Design Magazine AD. 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 :).

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Pantone’s 2020 Color of the Year: What Every Interior Designer Needs to Know

The Cement Tile

We’ve all heard the phrase “(Blank) is the new black,” referring to a color, pattern or trend that is up-and-coming and destined to be wildly popular. Pantone’s 2020 Color of the Year. Pantone, however, is looking to the past with its color of the year.

Tile of Spain Manufacturers Present Top Micro-Trends that will Shape Architectural and Interior Design in 2021

Tile of Spain USA

This year, Spanish tile manufacturers worked harder than ever to craft new ranges of ceramics to meet the needs of the rapidly evolving landscape of interior and exterior design. With the preference for more demure designs, shading becomes vitally important. Dynamic Design.

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What Color Grout to Use?

The Tile Doctor

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. Grout is a substance used in tile and mosaic installations.

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Our Favorite Fall Tile Designs

Architectural Ceramics

After all, we’re a bunch of tile-obsessed designers. Stellar handmade ceramic, Radicchio colored glaze; 4. Stellar handmade ceramic, Spice Market colored glaze; 5. Euphoria handmade ceramic, in Mystic shape, Ruby Sky colored glaze; 6. Kylee Chatham, recently selected as one of NKBA’s Thirty Under 30 awarded professionals for 2020, wanted tiles that evoke feelings of nature with earthy textures and warm color palettes.

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.

10 Ways to Add Color Into Your Bathroom Design

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Neutral shades are a popular pick for bathrooms, but that shouldn’t mean that adding color is totally off limits. In such a small space, color might seem risky — but it’s just the opposite. Here are 10 easy ways to add color into your bathroom design, while still leaving the space feeling clean and put together. Paint first Practically speaking, paint is the simplest and most affordable way to add a large punch of color to a space.

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.”

BASIS. Design From The Ground Up.

Making Tile Modern

Modwalls’ founder Rebecca Lonergan designed our new American made ceramic tile collection to meet our clients’ need for cool floor and wall tile that works in residential and commercial environments, both indoor and out. Hefty 10mm thick handmade ceramic tiles are available in 32 gorgeous glaze colors with both matte and glossy finishes. Says Rebecca: “I’m currently designing my own master bathroom remodel and BASIS is just what I want for the floor.

Traditional Kitchen Designs

Jack Rosen Custom Kitchens Inc.

If you’re drawn to the elements of a traditional kitchen —things like classic styling, neutral colors, and natural materials—this is the design style you should use in your home. The trick is to narrow down your options into a cohesive design that matches your tastes and lifestyle.

Color Reimagined with the Garden State Tile Design Positive 2 Series

Garden State Tile Blog

Garden State Tile introduces the Design Positive 2 series into the Garden State Tile Wall Tile Collection. An upgrade of the popular Design Positive series, Design Positive 2 features an enhanced palette of 36 soft and deep tones that are in line with today’s color trends. In addition to the modernized color palette, the glazed ceramic wall tile series is now also being offered in a desirable 4” x 20” plank size for select colors.

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.

Why Neutral Colors Are Best

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

There are a lot of reasons to use neutrals in your interior design. 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! In fact, a calm, neutral backdrop allows you to bring out some pretty bold elements into your design that may otherwise look garish.

The Tile Shop: Design by Kirsty: Colorful Bath

The Tile Shop

The Tile Shop: Design by Kirsty. Design Tips, Inspiration, and Tile Shop updates. Colorful Bath. Great colorful bathroom from At Home w/John Gruen. I like his color combinations- it looks like the aloe 3 x 6 glass in the shower: Posted by. Subscribe To The Tile Shop: Design by Kirsty. Design Director at THE TILE SHOP. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Search This Blog. Loading. Friday, January 4, 2013.

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Color Trends to Watch for in 2019


While color trends in commercial design tend to have some longevity, that doesn’t mean that each year doesn’t bring exciting new colors to the design table. Here’s a look at the upcoming color trends for 2019 and some of our products … The post Color Trends to Watch for in 2019 appeared first on Gio Tile. Color Trends Commercial Design Specifications Design Trends

Top 5 Design Posts – Fashion Week

Architectural Ceramics

In honor of the relationship between fashion and interior design, we’ve gathered up the Top 5 Design posts dealing with clothing, closets, and everything fashion! 15 Architectural Set Designs Created for Fashion Month 2019 , dezeen. Design for your Brand.

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Colorful Apartment Design in the Chic 7th District of Paris

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

A family of four, with a new baby on the way, lives in this colorful apartment recently completed by Camille Hermand Architectures in the chic 7th district of Paris. The back wall of the hub is covered with colorful and graphic wallpaper by Minakani Lab, contrasting and bringing to life the calming atmosphere of the pale grey walls. The post Colorful Apartment Design in the Chic 7th District of Paris appeared first on Freshome.com. Apartments Colorful Apartment Desig

GIO Tile Looks at Color Psychology in the Work Environment


But, if you are considering a new office paint color, you’ll need to look beyond the trends, colors of the year, and even what you like. Color creates a powerful emotional stimulus, and your color choice can stimulate, energize, inspire, calm, soothe, or focus your employees. … Color Trends Workplace Design color psychology color trends office design workplace deisgn

Case Study: Examining The Extraordinary Design of the Bitxo House

Tile of Spain USA

The foundation of Bitxo House has been designed to embrace the topography of the Catalan Pre-Coastal Range that runs beneath the framework rather than leveling the ground to construct an even infrastructure. Design Architectural Design Case Study Residential Design Spain Tile of Spain

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The Tile Shop: Design by Kirsty: Sherwin Williams 2014 Color.

The Tile Shop

The Tile Shop: Design by Kirsty. Design Tips, Inspiration, and Tile Shop updates. Sherwin Williams 2014 Color Forecast. Here is the 2014 color forecast from Sherwin Williams- we use their paint in our showrooms. Subscribe To The Tile Shop: Design by Kirsty. Design Director at THE TILE SHOP. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Search This Blog. Loading. Friday, July 19, 2013.

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Week of January 25th, 2020 — Mosaic Tile Designs

Architectural Ceramics

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week. Happy Monday to all the fellow tile – enthusiasts and designers out there! Mosaic Tile Designs That’ll Thrill You to Bits , Houzz. ” Check out the link for more mosaic pictures and design inspirations!

Visualization Technology and Digital Design Tools with Tile of Spain

Tile of Spain USA

The applications we are seeing offer users a uniquely creative opportunity to explore innovative formats, applications and finishes to meet specific design needs.”. Users can select the number of pieces in their sheet, color, and finish to design custom mosaic creations: [link].

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Sexy Home Design Styles Make a Comeback

JG Kitchens

I recently returned from the massive Design & Construction Week expo in Las Vegas. I’ll be sharing numerous articles in this space over the next couple of months about my favorite products and trends observed from my official show coverage for the San Diego Union-Tribune , Kitchen & Bath Design News , Forbes.com , New Home Source and HomLuv. This was not your Realtor’s design show!

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. You''ll find the design is peaceful and calming. The home''s design takes full advantage of the balmy, tropical weather and uses an open air design. Cuban tile entry greets guests and sets the design theme. Cuban Heritage Design 150 using a custom, muted color palette.

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