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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5 Interior Design Inspirations From Granada Tile

The Cement Tile

Our Olvera Collection can bring out your design inspiration, and the perfect rustic look will elevate a home office, kitchen, or entryway design. It pairs well with our Echo Collection because it offers a vast array of colors and shapes. Blogs cement tile design interior design

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Creating Healthy Spaces Through Interior Design

Garden State Tile Blog

It’s no secret that healthy design can affect human wellness and behavior at all scales. From office buildings, to restaurants, and even in the home, the CDC has long proclaimed that good design has a direct correlation to physical health.

Designer Backed Insight for Today’s Interior Designs

Garden State Tile Blog

One of the most exciting parts of interior design is the consistent change that comes along with it. But no matter the space or direction, all great design starts with a little bit of research. Owner/Designer, Tara Ryan Designs. Designer, Erwin Forrest Builders.

52 Stunningly Scandinavian Interior Designs

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

It there anything as stunningly simple as a Scandinavian interior? Known for its simplicity, function, and connection to the outdoors, the appeal and possibility of Scandinavian design has spread it all over the world. See our 52 favorite Scandinavian interior ideas below. Image: Bohemian Nordic Interior This minimalistic kitchen finds creative ways to draw the eye outside — especially with its round window. Are you at Scandinavian interior design lover?

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.

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3 Powerful Interior Design Rules That Can Transform Your Home

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

These are the three interior design rules that every newbie should know. Image: Alvhem Mäkleri & Interiör Whether you’re just starting out in the interior design world or you’ve been here for longer than you can remember, there’s one thing we can all agree on: sometimes it’s good to go back to basics. Like many other current trends, this rule builds on our persistent desire to assimilate the great outdoors with our interior aesthetics.

Jennifer Ott Interior Design : You can have it all

Making Tile Modern

Have you ever gone to a paint store, fell in love with a color, then came home and put it on your wall and your beautiful little heart sank? How did that warm “Bahamian Coral” (Ok, 80’s, I know) turn into the interior bathroom wall of One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest? That’s where a color expert comes in. Many color pros will work for a fixed fee, or will charge hourly but are willing to take on small jobs — as little as a few hours worth.”

10 Signs That You Are Married To An Interior Designer

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Let’s hop inside the creative, yet complicated, mind of an interior designer and see what it’s like in there. Image Source: Ohara Interiors Interior designers are mind readers— after one conversation with a new client they have an innate skill of knowing what their client wants. We thought it would be neat to hop inside the creative, yet complicated, mind of an interior designer and see what it’s like in there.

10 Signs That You Should Become An Interior Designer

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Do you have the unique mind of an interior designer; the mind that is capable of sheer artistry combined with ultimate logic? Well, we have a little list of observations that will show you that a career in interior design might be right for you. Interior Designers are creative yet logical thinkers who understand what it takes to pull a room together into a cohesive, beautiful and most importantly, functional space. Image Source: VI Photo Design. #2

How Your Interior Design Is Influencing Your Subconscious

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Tailor your design so it pleases your body and mind. Image Via: Jessica Helgerson Interior Design. Usually when we discuss interior design, we talk about the aesthetic aspects – how to achieve a specific look, which decorating style you should emulate, new design trends that you should check out. An area that’s not always taken into consideration is the philological effect of interior design on your subconscious.

10 Ways to Add Japanese Style to Your Interior Design

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Yes, peaceful simplicity surrounds the modest designs of Japanese culture. Thousands of years steeped in tradition have influenced Japan’s architecture and interior design aesthetic, resulting in a serene and very cultural interior design. Since Japanese interior design has this tranquil decorating touch perfected, let’s look at 10 ways to add some of this becalming style into your home today. 7) Minimalist Japanese Design Principles.

The Importance of Contrast in Interior Design (Plus, How to Make It Work for You)

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Contrast is an essential component of any interior design project. Image: Ann Lowengart Interiors Interior design buffs know how important a room’s first impression can be. When used correctly, this foundational design principle can add a huge dose of visual interest to your interiors while simultaneously pulling it together. Many consider it an essential component to any successful interior. Your interiors will thank you.

Splurging vs. Saving: Where It’s Worth Investing in Interior Design

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Interior design is much more affordable when you know where to splurge and where to save. Image: RisherMartin Fine Homes Shop a similar look: Lamp | Serving Bowl | Wall Art One of the complaints we hear most often against interior design is that it costs too much — and when you look at some of the price tags out there, it’s not hard to see why. If you’re thinking of investing in interior design, this post is for you.

10 Mistakes That (Almost) Everyone Makes in Interior Design

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

What most of us don’t understand is that interior design takes a very keen and knowledgeable eye. Interior designers understand how color, lighting, room size, scale, and placement all affect how items look in a room and dictates whether they will make or break a room design. There are a lot of common mistakes that almost everyone makes when designing their interiors. 1) Scale in Interior Design.

How To Incorporate Marble Into Your Interior Design

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

In the past few decades, marble has fallen by the wayside in interior design. Odds are that when you picture marble as a design element, you have visions of large, cold rooms encased in floor-to-ceiling stone. Marble has made a modern comeback in the world of interior design. If you want to be ahead of the curve, check out this list of ways to incorporate marble into your interior design. Image Via: Kerrisdale Design Inc.

We Asked Interior Designers: What Small Changes Make the Biggest Difference?

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Give your rooms a fresh look with these designers’ best tips. Image: Catherine Staples Interiors Shop a similar look: Candlesticks | Ottoman | Dining Chair Slipcover | Table Lamp Sometimes interiors need change. We asked top interior designers to share their best tips on which small design changes make a big difference. Image: LMB Interiors Shop a similar look: Pillows | Table Lamps | Side Tables 1. Which design tip is your favorite?

12 Interior Design Elements To Add To Your Space Right Now

Trendir Magazine

Decorating and redecorating your home is not only expensive, but it is also time-consuming and can leave you feeling a bit overwhelmed due to having too many options or not knowing what design elements will make that daring impact. We have put together the best 13 interior design elements you can add to your space right now to completely change the appearance of your home. Doing so will bring a pop of color and pattern diversity.

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. The trend displays a clear American influence, both in the way it recaptures the style of the 50s and 60s, and in its use of saturated colors and color blocking.

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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.

Foundations of Interior Design, Part 1

Conestoga Tile Blog

Most people aren’t well-versed in interior design and need some assistance getting started with beautifying their home. Read on to learn some interior design basics to get you started on your decoration project today. . . Think about what each room is going to be used for before committing to a design. These first decisions dictate the overall picture of the room and this is a perfect place to start the design process.

New and Vintage Tiles Used Together at Casa College, Tile of Spain Awards Interior Design Winner

Tile of Spain USA

This creative use of existing materials contributed to the project winning first place in the 2011 Tile of Spain Awards in the interior design category. They based their project on the idea of breathing new life into the wall and floor tiles already existing in the building – their temperature to the touch, texture, color, shape, size and varying porosity – making them perfect materials for updating this domestic space.…

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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.

How To Make Your Home Look Like You Hired An Interior Designer

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The color combination and design textures/elements used in this room make it look like an interior designer has been here. Here at Freshome, we have a lot of respect for interior designers and all of the hard work they put into their designed spaces. With that being said, not everyone can afford to hire an interior designer to come into their home, guiding all their design decisions. Color Schemes: Use Three Colors Or Shades.

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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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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Foundations of Interior Design, Part 2

Conestoga Tile Blog

In part 2 of our Foundations of Interior Design article, we continue on with showing a variety of guidelines to make your house a more beautiful home. While the odd number grouping technique is well-known in interior design circles, the average person decorating their home will most likely have no knowledge of this tried and true rule. Play around with this idea and you will start to see why this is a respected concept in the design world. .

Interior Designers Share Their Favorite Tips For A Successful Kitchen Remodel

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Use remodeling tips from interior designers to transform your kitchen. Image: Pickell Architecture Shop a similar look: Stools | Pendants | Cake Stand It’s not hard to see why undertaking a kitchen remodel is one of the most discussed topics in interior design. We asked interior designers to share their favorite kitchen remodel tips. Images: Alinda Morris Interior Design LLC Shop a similar look: Stools | Pendant | Serving Bowl 2.

These Are The 4 Color Rules That Every Interior Design Fan Needs To Know

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Color is often the most difficult part of a room for interior design fans to get right. That’s because colors are fickle. Luckily, there are a few color rules that you can use to make sure your colors look balanced every time. Read them over to master color in interior design once and for all. The 60-30-10 rule is any interior design fan’s best friend. In this setup, you’ll use three colors.

Granada Tile’s Valencia Cement Tile Featured In the July 2016 Issue of Interior Design Magazine

The Cement Tile

July 2016’s issue of Interior Design magazine features a beautiful feature on tiles and Granada Tile Company’s Valencia cement tiles are there! Valencia, one of our newest cement tile designs, is one of a large selection of tile patterns available in our Echo Collection and can be custom-colored to suit any space. Uncategorized blue & white blue and white Echo Collection Interior Design Interior Design Magazine Valencia

How to Balance out Those Trendy, Bold Colors in Your Interior Design

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Bold colors are in – and they look like they’re here to stay. That said, these shades can be tricky to handle when it actually comes down to putting a design together. We’ve compiled a list of our best tips and tricks for handling strong hues in any interior design. Let the scale of the room dictate how much color you use. Medium-sized rooms, on the other hand, can handle a large punch of color. Play off other accent colors.

How To Think Like an Interior Designer: Emphasis

Conestoga Tile Blog

The principle of emphasis in interior design is the process of creating focus within a designated space. This is accomplished through the utilization of the elements of interior design: line, shape, form, color, texture, and space. It is important to understand why emphasis is important to your home’s design and to determine which items should be designated as dominant in your room’s look while others play a supporting role.

How to Think Like an Interior Designer: Harmony

Conestoga Tile Blog

Harmony is the perfect balance between all of the elements and principles of design as a whole. Unity is a sense of cohesiveness between the design elements in the room while variety provides visual interest. Plain solid colors can be spiced up with textures and patterns that draw the eye. More important than the symmetry of unity and variety is that the space functions correctly when the design is complete. Photo Credit: Mediterranea Sahara series, 8 x 48 Autumn.

Interior Designer Kari McIntosh Choses Granada Tile For Her Home

The Cement Tile

In the laundry room of her home in San Mateo, California, designer Kari McIntosh Dawdy of Kari McIntosh Design , uses Granada Tile’s Lille cement tiles in grey and white to add a wash of fun and pattern to the otherwise white room. We’ve got over 40 vibrant colors and 400 eye-catching designs for you to choose from. Many of our popular designs are in stock or your favorite cement tile pattern can be custom colored for enhance your interior design.

Jennifer Ott Interior Design : You can have it all

Making Tile Modern

Modwalls | Colorful Modern Tile Since 2005. Have you ever gone to a paint store, fell in love with a color, then came home and put it on your wall and your beautiful little heart sank? How did that warm “Bahamian Coral” (Ok, 80’s, I know) turn into the interior bathroom wall of One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest? That’s where a color expert comes in. “It

15 Interior Designs for Pet Lovers

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

So it makes sense that some interior designs are taking that into account by incorporating pet needs right into the space. Some designs have pet beds that fit a room’s style, others have cat play areas right along the wall and still other designs build aquariums right into the room. Take a look below for some of the top interior designs for pet lovers. So designers are finding creative ways to incorporate pet needs into a space in classy ways.

Modern Applications for Ceramic Tile

Tile of Spain USA

Ceramic tiles offer an exciting and infinite number of design possibilities for decorating interiors and exteriors. Read on to explore design with these avant-garde applications: Ceramic Rugs. With modern tile design, it’s possible to be much more fluid with material placement.

Interior Design Spring Trends Are Here!

Trendir Magazine

Colors are becoming less about gender and more about personality- that is where feminine hues come into play. The biggest color palette this year will be a dusty rose, blush, and bronze. Dominating Art When it comes to large art pieces you want to have as much color as possible for a beautiful contrast that expands throughout the room in a cohesive manner. The idea is to have a bold art piece and working with daring colors, patterns, and textures.

Interior Designer Inspiration for Styling Your Coffee Table

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Once you have assessed how you actually use your coffee table, get inspired by these clever styling ideas from top interior designers: Coffee Table Styling Made Simple Flowers and a glass lantern brighten up a simple coffee table. Image: Hoskings Interiors Jill Hoskings-Cartland of Hoskings Interiors finds several opportunities to transform a simple coffee table into a focal point. Repeat your wall color, couch color or a color in nearby artwork on your coffee table.

10 Clever Interior Design Tricks to Transform Your Home

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Whether you’ve just moved or you’re looking for a quick home pick-me-up, we have some genius interior design tricks straight from the professionals. Take a look at these clever design tips and see how they can inspire you! Paint small rooms in soft, light colors. A room this size has the tendency to seem cramped, but the large windows, light colored walls and strategic use of mirrors reflects the natural light pouring in from the doors and the windows. .

Cape Style Home Remodel by DGR Interior Designs

DGR Interior Designs

One of my clients likes bright, cheery colors (favorite color is orange!!) It is a mesh of both neutral and bright tones and the leaf pattern if typical of mid century modern design which is a style they both loved. The full view of the kitchen is bright and cheery with the white and orange color scheme. The chartreuse was a great accent color with the grays and orange tones.

How to Find the Right Interior Designer

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Maybe you don’t currently live near your decorating project, or you work too much to allow for full control of design and execution. A great interior designer will listen to your wants and needs to make your home a personalized space with expert design and provide the extra assistance managing the project’s budget and timeline. A trained designer can create professional layouts and designs that make their value worth their fees.