Terracotta Tesselations

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For 2018, this pioneering company has launched the Design Collection in Terracotta. Giotto from the Design Collection by Nina Martinelli. Regular readers of Diary of a Tile Addict will know that I am a big fan of the 3D tile designs produced in Brazil.

Malibu with Terracotta Ceramic Tiles: A Historical Perspective

Tile Talk

A closer look at the blue-glazed Malibu with terracotta tiles at the Adamson House. Malibu glazed ceramic tiles meld beautifully with terracotta tiles along the walkways of the Adamson House. Thankfully, the tradition of creating colorful, decorative and long-lasting tiles similar to those found in the Adamson House remain strong with our latest introduction, Malibu with Terracotta Ceramic Tile. Browse our Malibu with Terracotta Ceramic Tile here! `.

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October Featured Tiles: Panache & Terracotta

The London Tile Co.

Terracotta. The natural look of terracotta is extremely popular, but terracotta tiles require regular sealing and maintenance. Our low-maintenance range of Terracotta effect porcelain tiles are perfect for anyone wanting to recreate the rustic look with less of the effort. Perfect for floors in kitchens, hallways and dining areas, the Terracotta tiles measure 300x300mm.

Creating Custom Designs with Homemade, Handpainted Terracotta Tiles

Architectural Ceramics

Architectural Ceramics is helping bring homemade, handpainted terracotta tiles to the DC Metro area and invites you to come into one of our showrooms to check it out! Our Nord collection of hand painted terracotta tiles takes cues from Baltic and Balkan aesthetics and reflects upon the delicate and often whimsical patterns of ancestry and heritage. Here’s a step-by-step guide to customized terracotta tile : Pick a color.

Add Rustic Charm With Saltillo Terracotta Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Terracotta tiles have been used in homes for many years due to their durability, as well as the warm and rustic feel they bring to any room. Our Saltillo Terracotta tiles come directly from Saltillo, Mexico, where they are lovingly handmade. Each terracotta tile features a combination of burnt oranges, rich reds and yellow hues, and no two tiles are exactly the same – giving them a wonderfully rustic and handmade look. Hallway Tiles Kitchen Tiles terracotta

Beauty In Terracotta ? The Fuzhou Strait Culture and Art Center

Trendir Magazine

China’s massive Fuzhou Strait Culture and Art Center is one of the most stunning modern examples of the beauty and practical applications of architectural terracotta. LopoChina Terracotta Steals The Show The brilliant white beauty of the Fuzhou Strait Culture and Art Center is thanks to the terracotta cladding and sunshades that cover its exterior. The results were two different types of terracotta panels, one of which was engraved, while the other was a mosaic tile panel.

Glazed Porcelain Terracotta Tiles by Ragno at Rubble Tile

Rubble Tile

This Italian-made collection consists of glazed porcelain tiles with a terracotta look in three warm shades and various sizes and styles, including varied squares, rectangles, and hexagons. The post Glazed Porcelain Terracotta Tiles by Ragno at Rubble Tile appeared first on Rubble Tile : Minneapolis Tile Shop and Showroom. Rubble Tile is pleased to spotlight the Epoca Collection by Ragno, a well loved designer and manufacturer of high quality tile.

Glazed Porcelain Terracotta Tiles by Ragno at Rubble Tile

Rubble Tile

Rubble Tile is pleased to spotlight the Epoca Collection by Ragno, a well loved designer and manufacturer of high quality tile.

Brightly Barred Brandhorst

Diary of a Tile Addict

NBK Terracotta. Architecture Façades Germany Museums Terracotta Ventilated Façades coloured terracotta rods colourful facade Hunter Douglas Museum Museum Brandhorst museum design NBK system NBK Terracotta sauerbruch hutton terracotta rainscreen TERRART®-BaguetteColourfully welcoming visitors to the arts district in Munich is the Museum Brandhorst – its façade varied and enticing, like a box of crayons.

Take It Outside: Outdoor AC Tile Collections

Architectural Ceramics

Cement & Terracotta. Sorry wood-look porcelain, we’ve temporarily moved on, to cement and terracotta tile. Spaces are trending toward more natural material choices like cement and terracotta tiles. Cement & Terracotta. Andalucia Terracotta.

Curved Catalan Camper

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Using both the characteristic terracotta orange and vault curves, a series of connected ceramic tiles make up the display units, giving each shoe design its own individual space. Architecture Design interior design Spain Spanish Tiles Terracotta Vaulting beehive design camper barcelona Catalonia catalonian vault ceramic tile design Ceràmica Cumella curved tiles japanese architect kengo kuma terracotta tile tile

Saltillo Tile's Centuries-Old Allure

Tile Talk

Now, depending on where the raw tile is positioned within the beehive-like kiln, the tile can take on hues ranging from yellow to a rich orange to dark terracotta. TileTuesday Avente Tile Talk floor tile handmade cement tile handmade tile Mexican tile rustic cement tile pavers rustic pavers rustic tile Saltillo tile terracotta tile By Arpi Nalbandian , Tileometry. Coupled with decorative ceramic tiles, Saltillo tile exudes Old World charm.

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A Better Saltillo Tile: Rustic Cement Tile Pavers

Tile Talk

TileTuesday Avente Tile Talk floor tile handmade cement tile handmade tile Mexican tile rustic cement tile pavers rustic pavers rustic tile Saltillo tile terracotta tileA Saltillo tile entry features a cement tile rug. Via Vanguard Studio, Inc. By Arpi Nalbandian , Tileometry. A few weeks ago, we spoke about the history, production and properties of Saltillo tile.

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Spanish Surprises

Diary of a Tile Addict

Artisanal Tiles Colour Trends Coloured Tiles Digital Decoration Exhibitions fish scale tiles Floor Tiles Geometric tiles Glazed Tiles Hand-made Tiles interior design New Tile Designs Porcelain Tiles Production Technology Small Format Tiles Spain Spanish Tiles Stone-effect Tiles Terracotta Tile Technology tile trend Wall Tiles Atlanta Colorker Coverings Fanal Oset Saloni Tile of SpainGranada by Oset.

Shaping up Nicely

Diary of a Tile Addict

Alteret ’s handmade Arabesque terracotta tiles not only lend themselves to the shape trend, but also to the rising interest in unique artisanal products. From Domus ‘s New Terracotta range there are organic shapes aplenty. New Terracotta isn’t the only collection from the company to utilise these trendy shapes. The prevailing mood is; hexagons are out.

Shaping up Nicely

Diary of a Tile Addict

Alteret ’s handmade Arabesque terracotta tiles not only lend themselves to the shape trend, but also to the rising interest in unique artisanal products. From Domus ‘s New Terracotta range there are organic shapes aplenty. New Terracotta isn’t the only collection from the company to utilise these trendy shapes. The prevailing mood is; hexagons are out.

The Museum of Arts and Design Brings a New Perspective to New York City’s Skyline

Tile of Spain USA

During this transition, the museum’s original concrete exterior was updated with a new cladding system of 20,000 glazed terracotta tiles designed in collaboration with ceramic artist, Christine Jetten.… Rising between the neighboring skyscrapers of New York City’s bustling Midtown Manhattan sits the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) a remarkably designed building that stands out among the city’s illustrious skyline.

Building a Home with Tile

Tile of Spain USA

Restoring antique tiles or opting for classic designs such as terracotta can make a room feel full of old-world character. Ceramic tiles can decorate the home inside and out. Since it is a material that adapts to every room and offers solutions for every space, ceramic can be used in bathrooms, kitchens, balconies and even bedrooms.

Designing with Color: Chromatic Trends Inspired by Ceramic Tile

Tile of Spain USA

Known for its raw and earthy appeal, terracotta takes the lead in this palette. 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.

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Back to Basics: Which material is right for my design?

Architectural Ceramics

Terracotta. Terracotta tile is made from red or brown clay that is fired. Unlike standard ceramic tiles, terracotta is often left in a more natural state though it can be sealed or glazed. When designing for a tile project, there are more factors than just color and style to keep in mind. Architectural Ceramics carries a wide variety of materials each with their own features. Should you choose stone, ceramic, glass or something else?

Museo de las Collectiones Naturales, A CID Award Winning Project

Tile of Spain USA

The latticework is made up of white and green glazed terracotta pieces, anchored to a metal structure that attaches to the existing building, serving as a second skin. During this year’s annual Coverings Installation & Design (CID) Awards special recognition for Innovation in Tile was awarded to COR Asociados Arquitectos for the Museo de las Collectiones Naturales.

Granby’s Brick & Slate

Diary of a Tile Addict

The orange brick and terracotta flecks pop against the grey cement whilst the black slate and blue/grey speckles add depth to the tiles. Granby , previously covered by Tile Addict here , have continued their tireless work in ceramics, creating extraordinary tile designs.

Get The Look: Traditional Tuscan

The London Tile Co.

For a bold, warm toned floor use Terracotta Tiles or for a more subtle warmth use Nature Porcelain Tiles in Peanut. Terracotta tiles are inherently rustic because they are handmade from natural clay, thus giving each tile a unique colour. Using warm, earthy tones is the perfect way to give your home the feel of a Mediterranean holiday villa, and exposed bricks create a stunning rustic vibe.

Warmer Weather Brings New Ceramic Tile Trends

Tile of Spain USA

Tiles with a rustic appearance in ocher, brown and terracotta shades add depth and texture and are a good option for these properties. The arrival of summer and warm weather calls for a change in design trends both in and out of the home. Interior designers and homeowners look to incorporate materials that are heat, sun and water-resistant while adding decorative elements such as light colors and vibrant patterns that exude the brightness and vitality of the season.

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Tile Trend Watch: Rustic ceramics: bringing back the taste for tradition

Tile of Spain USA

The natural hues of terracotta and rustic ceramic add warmth and personality to each space, keeping us in contact with Mother Nature: A place to nap in the sun, a small indoor patio, a place to plant a garden, etc.… Summer is finally here along with much-awaited vacations, a time to relax and disconnect from the day-to-day.

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Bardelli’s Groovy Grouting

Diary of a Tile Addict

The three colours – Anthracite Black, Ivory White, and Antique Terracotta – work to enable striking contrast between a variety of grout shades. Zip Antique Terracotta. In a curious twist of asymmetry comes Zip, the result of a collaboration between Ceramica Bardelli and Meneghello Paolelli Associati. Playing with grout lines, Zip offers unique decorative effects with shaped edges alongside its standard 600 by 600mm and 600 by 1,200mm pieces. Zip Ivory White.

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Celebrating Distinctions in Mexican History and Tile

Architectural Ceramics

Handpainted Terracotta Tile, like our Duquesa Collection offers a fresh take on a decades-long tile tradition. Many contemporary terracotta tiles , like our Duquesa Collection pictured above, implement hand-painting techniques as well. Mexico is a country whose customs are rich in tradition, be it celebrating a day in history like Cinco de Mayo with an elaborate festival, or hand-crafting Saltillo tile almost the same way today as was done at its conception decades ago.

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Cement Tiles Exude Warmth, Flexibility in Master Bath Redesign

Tile Talk

tile and plain cement tile in terracotta. Cement tile rug surrounded in terracotta-colored plain cement tile. Both are paired with terracotta-colored cement tile and small-format mosaic wall tile. By Bill Buyok , Avente Tile. Nothing excites me more than seeing a customer's installation photos. Readers of this blog know that I love color and pattern. Needless to say, I was thrilled when a customer from La Crescenta, CA called to order more tile.

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Tutto Ponti, Gio Ponti Archi-designer

Ceramics of Italy

There is all Gio Ponti in Paris where Ceramica Francesco De Maio introduces the re-edition of some great works realized by the famous Italian architect, reproducing the white and blue majolica tiles and the extraordinary white and blue embossed ceramics designed by Ponti for the Hotel Parco dei Principi in Sorrento and the famous white and yellow handmade terracotta tiles that was used to cover the floor of the Gio Ponti’s home in Via Dezza, Milan.

Geometric Grouting

Diary of a Tile Addict

Cava Brown Mosaic and Terracotta. Six colours make up the range (White, Grey, Beige, Brown, Green, and Black) and eighteen grout shades (from Terracotta to Space Blue) are recommended to complement the pieces. Last year we covered the exciting collection Cava designed by LucidiPevere for Living Ceramics – a concrete-effect range focused on highlighting the wonders of coloured grout through a series of surface incisions. And now this concept is expanding.

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Adamson House Tile Tour

Tile Talk

Glazed terracotta planters with ornate designs are clues to what await. With the Fourth of July Holiday just around the corner, I found my thoughts wandering toward the sunny California coast. So, I thought I'd share one of my favorite historical tile haunts, The Adamson House. It's located right on the Pacific Ocean and steps from the Malibu Pier in Malibu, California.

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2020 Vision: Tile Trends to Look Forward to This Year

Garden State Tile Blog

Cool tones ruled the design world in the latter half of last decade, but in 2020 we’re seeing a shift back to warmer Earth tones such as terracotta, olive green, deep bordeaux and classic beige. A new year, a new decade, and yes – new tile trends!

Grouted Geometry

Diary of a Tile Addict

Left: Cava Green with terracotta joints. Left: Cava white with terracotta joints. Wall: Cava White with terracotta joints and Cava Green with Black joints. The recommended grout colours are Moon white, Coral red, beige, terracotta, silk, yellow, mud, Jade green, black, turquoise, green, Space blue, brown, Crocus blue, caramel, tornado, magnolia, and Cement grey. Cava by Living Ceramics. Right: Cava Beige with Moon white joints.

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Granada Tile Cement Tile In A Colorful Kitchen

The Cement Tile

If you would like to recreate this look in your own kitchen the concrete tiles used were Granada Tile’s 10″ x 10″ in the tile patterns Salamanca-1021 (white, midnight, coral, espresso, terracotta), Majorca-1023 (midnight, white, espresso, terracotta) and Asturias-1035 (espresso, terracotta). Red, white and woohoo! This amazing kitchen floor tile in the kitchen of a friend’s home using a patchwork of our concrete tiles stopped us in our tracks.

April Showers Bring May Flowers

Architectural Ceramics

Time will tell… Terracotta Tile. Terracotta hex bath and shower floor tile; inspiration via pinterest.com. If trends are cyclical, then we’re bringing back the 70’s with terracotta. Where our baby boomer predecessors may have used terracotta tile with a harvest wheat wall tile, here it pairs well with a subway tile in pale pink. At Architectural Ceramics, we carry a line, Tabarka Studio , that specializes in hand-made terracotta tile.

Caprice June Tiles Bring the Beauty of the Garden to Your Indoor Space

Cement Style

The combination of Whipped Cream, Fern green, Terracotta brownish-red and Malibu blue invoke the balmy feeling of a summer afternoon.

In The News: Granada Tile In Veranda

Granada Tile

Set off by rustic painted cabinets, burnished wood countertops and that fabulous terracotta pot bursting with sunflowers, the Sherwood tiles in the 6 x 6 inch size from our Echo Collection add to this California space’s unique “south of France meets Arts & Crafts” vibe. Have you checked out this month’s Veranda? If you did, you might have spotted t his inviting house designed by James Huniford.

Cevisama Curiosities II

Diary of a Tile Addict

They also took on the colour trends of 2020, specifically sage green and terracotta. Yesterday’s curiosities were only the beginning and there are still plenty of fantastic designs awaiting a mention. One collection could have easily been placed with the weave-look designs from the show, but its unique format and stone-look companions meant its own space was needed. round from Cicogres. round from Cicogres is a collection of large circular tiles in stone, marble, and weave-effects.

Cevisama Curiosities II

Diary of a Tile Addict

They also took on the colour trends of 2020, specifically sage green and terracotta. Yesterday’s curiosities were only the beginning and there are still plenty of fantastic designs awaiting a mention. One collection could have easily been placed with the weave-look designs from the show, but its unique format and stone-look companions meant its own space was needed. round from Cicogres. round from Cicogres is a collection of large circular tiles in stone, marble, and weave-effects.

How to Use the 2019 Colors of the Year with Tile

United Tile's Blog

Antique Terracotta 6. Color abounds! Even with countless colors at our disposal, we need to remind ourselves of that sometimes. It’s easy to get caught up in the comfort and familiarity of creams, whites, beiges and greys. But the promise of color – and the challenge of color! – is always there. Which brings us to Pantone’s Color of the Year for 2019 – Living Coral. We’ll admit, at first glance this bright coral shade seemed arbitrary, maybe even a bit perplexing.

Think Hallway, Think Tiles

The London Tile Co.

TERRACOTTA TILES : Traditionally known to be a perfect complement to a kitchen, terracotta tiles are a great contender for a hallway floor. The terracotta tiles available through The London Tile Co. To ensure the longevity of the tile, the terracotta must be sealed correctly. Enhance the entrance to your home by transforming your hallway with tiles! Most of the time, when we think tiles we picture ourselves in a kitchen or a bathroom.

Tiles in Disguise: Wood, Brick & Natural Stone Effect Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Terracotta Effect Tiles. Terracotta is a popular choice for kitchen floors, but requires regular cleaning and sealing using specialised products. We stock a range of terracotta effect porcelain tiles that are great value for money and need very little maintenance once laid.

Old Meets New

Diary of a Tile Addict

There doesn’t seem to be a specified era that consumers are set to be leaning towards, with preferences from old-world mosaics and traditional terracotta wear to 50s wallpaper and art deco. These handcrafted terracotta tiles come in a variety of colours, both bold and subtle, with natural variations in shade and texture. Their plain terracotta tiles have an aged look about them and their shapes can help create contemporary and varied patterns for a multitude of environments.