Luxury Tile Inspired by New York Fashion Week

As The Tile Turns

Every year, fashion aficionados from all around the world flock to New York City to prove that they remain at the cutting edge of modern fashion.

The New York Times Agrees Cement Tile Is Everywhere!

Granada Tile

A recent article in The New York Times proclaims that Tile Gains Footing All Over. Breaking News New York TimesNot just any tile, but cement tile.

Tile of Spain Featured in the Newly Renovated De Gustibus Cooking School in New York, New York

Tile of Spain USA

Tile of Spain recently participated in the outfitting of the newly renovated De Gustibus Cooking School by Miele located in New York City. Blog De Gustibus Cooking School New York Roca Tile Tile tile of spain

Get The Look: Gentilly Restaurant In New York

Granada Tile

At Gentilly, a New Orleans restaurant in New York City, what looks like very much like our Cluny cement tiles decorate the bar, the tile pattern a subtle nod to the cast iron lattice work found all over the Louisiana neighborhood for which this restaurant is named.

On the Road in New York-ICFF, Art & Great Food

Kitchens for Living

Artful Kitchens ArtfulKitchens Brizo Cambria Chair style custom design Custom Furniture decor Design Trends Engineered Stone faucet Furniture new products plumbing fixtures Quartz Counter Tops Quartz countertops Slim step stool Uncategorized designhounds ICFF ICFFNewYork ICFFNewYork2018 Modenus ModenusTalks WantedDesignThis year my birthday coincided with Design Week so I thought what the heck, it’s time for another On the Road episode, this time to the Big Apple for ICFF.

Stunning New York Kitchen

Edgewater Studio

One of our customers in New York was kind enough to share with us a lovely image of her backsplash, and I am sure it will be inspiring for many other design –savvy individuals looking for the perfect tile to finish off their contemporary white kitchens.

New York NOW

Design With an Attitude

Our buying team just got back from the much-anticipated buying trip to New York City and the New York Now home accessory and gift show. It is fun to see product that we carry in the New York stores. My favorite part was finding new vendors.

Stylish Pre-War Duplex Exuding a Welcoming Feel in Central Park West, New York

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Have a look at this stylish pre-war duplex recently renovated in Central Park West, New York, USA! Oak floors, wooden storage units and a central wooden staircase add up to the welcoming feel this New York refuge exudes.

Verona Comes to New York

Stone Update

Representatives from top stone companies make B2B visit under new “We Speak Stone” initiative. Featured Industry News

New York Apartments: The Ultimate Renters Guide

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

View from One MiMA Tower in Hell’s Kitchen New York — in particular, the borough of Manhattan — is often referred to as “the city that never sleeps,” and for good reason. Before setting out on any adventures, stop by Zabar’s for true New York bagels and lox.

New York State of Mind

JG Kitchens

I just got back from five days in New York City! Here are some samples I’m happy to share with fellow design/architecture enthusiasts in a new Pinterest board. The weather was great and I had fun showing two friends around who had never visited the city before.

We’re coming to New York! Join us next week when Cathy and Robin.

Heath Ceramics

We’re coming to New York! On Tuesday, October 13, 2015 from 6:30-8:30 pm, come to DWR’s Soho Studio and celebrate the brand new book. We can’t wait to see our friends in New York!

A City Respite at The Viceroy New York

The Perfect Bath

Certainly the visionaries behind The Viceroy New York have fulfilled these requirements and more with their choice of materials. An example of expert design, this hotel provides the most enjoyable respite from the hectic vibe of New York City

New Store in Westbury New York

The Tile Shop

Some exciting news to has begun on the new Tile Shop store in Westbury, NY. This will be our first store by the city (can''t forget our Rochester, NY location!).hopefully hopefully the first of many to come. Local: Some photos from Dave of construction (from today!):

Updated Kitchen in New York Apartment Exhibits Sleek, Practical Design

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

This made room for a table and chairs, giving the updated kitchen a whole new level of functionality. Photos and information provided by Cezign] The post Updated Kitchen in New York Apartment Exhibits Sleek, Practical Design appeared first on

Get The Look: Perch Restaurant

Granada Tile

We have many cement tile patterns and we’re always creating new ones. For example, we recently came across this shot of Perch, a restaurant in New York City in The New York Times: Gorgeous, yes? Get the Look New York City New York Times NYC Perch

New York Hotel Leads 2015 Pinnacles

Stone Update

Park Hyatt in Manhattan takes top honors in Marble Institute of America’s awards for natural-stone use. Featured Awards Articles

Renovated London Penthouse Exudes “New York Loft” Feel

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The owner’s brief requested a home that would feel like a New York loft; and so NYC’s desirable large spaces, high ceilings, and natural light instantly became the focus of the work. Architecture Contemporary Apartment London Penthouse New York loft

Walker Zanger Opens New SE New York Facility

Stone Update

Port Chester tile showroom and stone gallery replaces Mount Vernon location in Westchester County. Featured Company News

Weekend Retreat in New York With a Rustic, Cabin-Like Feel: The RiverBanks House

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Situated on the banks of the Hudson River, in Saugerties, New York, USA, RiverBanks House by Foz Design was especially design as a week-end family escape.


Design With an Attitude

A few weeks ago I had the (exhausting) pleasure of attending the twice-yearly New York International Gift Fair. We saw fabulous items from old favorites and were introduced to many new products and companies as well.

New York Cottage Embraces Simplicity

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

This modern cottage in Sagaponack, a village in Suffolk County, New York, embraced the magic of simplicity. The post New York Cottage Embraces Simplicity appeared first on

New York City

The Perfect Bath

Most of my days in New York are spent racing to the next meeting, being sequestered in windowless offices or squished with the masses of underground transportation users. While not my usual post topic, I thought you might enjoy some images of New York at its best.

Refreshing Apartment Design Overlooking Sarah Roosevelt Park in New York, USA

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Located on the corner of the 5th floor of a tenement building overlooking Sarah Roosevelt Park in New York, USA, the apartment offers extensive city views. The post Refreshing Apartment Design Overlooking Sarah Roosevelt Park in New York, USA appeared first on

ModCraft named in New York Times


Hey look, ModCraft gets a plug in a NY Times article on the opportunities for artists in the Hudson Valley of New York.

Peaceful, Maintenance-Free House in Amagansett, New York

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

“The lanes in Amagansett, New York are a set of walkable streets perpendicular to Main Street, dotted with a diverse range of houses and styles, that are walking distance to the ocean,” the architects explained.

Granada Tile’Company’s Cement Tiles Accent The Elegance of Elizabeth Arden’s Red Door Spa at Union Square

Granada Tile

In the News Elizabeth Arden New York City Red Door Spa Union SquareElizabeth Arden’s @RedDoorSpa is synonymous with pampered elegance and luxurious beauty.

New York Build EXPO 2016

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

On March 7-8, ARDEX exhibited a vast array of products at New York Build EXPO. Thanks for having us! Community In the News

Impressive Extension ‘Hides’ Behind Cast-Iron Facade in New York

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

A bold architecture intervention behind one of New York’s most impressive cast-iron facades resulted in a creative addition. WORKac came up with an ingenious approach to partially hide the new extension from street view, as requested by local regulations.

Bookworms will Adore this Cabin in Upstate New York

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Studio Padron’s clients asked for a standalone library and guest house in the woods behind their vacation home in upstate New York. They got the Hemmelig Room , an idyllic space for bookworms to curl up and read undisturbed.

Granada Tile’s Copenhagen Cement Tile At Cafe Noir New Tribeca Space

Granada Tile

When Cafe Noir, the long-standing bistro in New York’s Soho neighborhood closed after 19 years, fans of the place wondered it would end up.

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Wine Wall Adds Geometry to This New York Restaurant

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The 2260-square-foot venue sits inside a neoclassical building on East 64th Street in New York. Photos and information provided by Arqmov Workshop] The post Wine Wall Adds Geometry to This New York Restaurant appeared first on

Just for Fun: Firemen in New York

The Perfect Bath

There is never a dull moment in New York from the second I step off the train into the throngs of people to the mad dash to the subway and push myself into the car. However, a week or so ago I had a new experience in our 58th Street showroom.

Where You Find Granada Cement Tiles You’ll Find Great Coffee

Granada Tile

Alfred Coffee Shop on Melrose Avenue, Intelligensia Cafe in the Silver Lake section of Los Angeles, Olympia Coffee in Olympia, Washington, Blue Bottle Coffee in New York’s Bryant Park — what do all of these places have in common?

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1920’s Industrial Dwelling Converted Into Spectacular “Chelsea Loft” in New York

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

” How would you comment on the scale and design of this New York apartment? Photography courtesy of RD Rice Construction] The post 1920’s Industrial Dwelling Converted Into Spectacular “Chelsea Loft” in New York appeared first on

New York, Blogfest2011


atlanta blogfest2011 carmen christensen kitchen kitchens my time2design new york city sarasota All packed and off to Blogfest2011 in NYC and so excited to spend three days with other like minded interior design bloggers.

Small Weekend Retreat in New York State Mirroring the Berkshire Hills

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The owner of this small weekend retreat overlooking the Berkshire Hills in Rensselaer County, New York wanted a holiday house for relaxation. Architecture New York holiday house Weekend Retreat

CUSTOM Sets Fast-Paced Tile Installation at Immense New York Mall

CUSTOM Insights Blog

When the third-largest shopping mall in the U.S. wanted to update over 600,000 square feet of space with large format tile, contractor ProFast Commercial Flooring called on Custom Building Products to help deliver a superior installation. Read the rest of the story here

New York Trip Theme Song


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Stone: An Architect's Perspective: The New York Public Library

Stone World

This beloved NYC Beaux Arts masterpiece is about to get a $300 million renovation to increase efficiences of services, streamline its budget, centralize it operations, and open the upper floors not currently in use