Tile trends expected to be BIG in 2016

Held every year in Bologna, Italy, the largest tile exhibition Cersaie gives the world’s best tile manufacturers the opportunity to showcase their latest and greatest collections and forecast not only the next big thing but also set the trends for the following year and often beyond. Going from the new releases this year we are

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Tile Trend- Handmade Tiles

Handmade tiles evoke a naturally appealing human quality that simply cannot be achieved with a factory-made product.  Handmade characteristics such as imperfect edges, glaze variation and colours that contrast from tile to tile highlight their unique beauty. When handmade tiles are baked in a kiln, colours and designs are never consistent or uniform. Colour can vary

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Tile Trend: Moroccan Style

Hands down, the new ‘super-model’ in the tile world are made with Moroccan design in mind and the latest arrivals with their intricate detail and sublime patterns are true works of art, not to mention breathtakingly beautiful.  Here are a few that will make you want to find a place in your home to tile.

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6 Captivating Concrete Look Tiles

It’s hard to beat the sublime look and feel of a concrete tile and the stunning new porcelain collections emerging are as impressive as they are authentic. Full of characteristic tones and markings, concrete tiles exude an irresistible statement of style and cool edgy intent. They demonstrate the perfect balance between timeless and modern design and can

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Mix and Match Tiles- 6 Ways to achieve Bathroom Bliss

There are many different ways to mix and match tiles and once you view the options available it can be mind dazzling. Before you head out shopping for tiles, it’s a good idea to come prepared and have some thoughts on the bathroom look you are wanting to achieve.  A great place to get inspired

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Everything you need to know about Timber Tiles

When it comes to porcelain timber tile, the benefits compared to natural timber planks are numerous, but the most important one lies in the ability and freedom to install them in areas that are not suitable for the real thing- for example, in bathrooms, kitchens and outdoor areas.  In these ‘wet areas’ natural timber is

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Marble Tile Versus ‘Marble Look’ Tile? And what’s the difference?

Natural marble tiles are formed from stone, sized and cut and then polished on one side to create a uniform surface and thickness. No two tiles are ever alike and patterns and tones can vary immensely. Carrara and Calacutta are the most popular stones and are both quarried from the city of Carrara in Tuscany,

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Perfection through Imperfection, Hand Made Tiles.

DiLusso is simply unique and the perfect combination between ancient tradition and contemporary design. Every single piece is produced completely by hand in Italy, with the love and passion of master artisans. These unique products are completely ecological and made with 100%  renewable energy. Clay, water, fire and air are the four natural elements needed to

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6 Tile Looks we Loved from 2014

Cement Tiles The stand out style that took the tile world by storm in 2014 was the resurgence of cement tiles.  Popular throughout the 1870’s these decorative handmade beauties today create a modern look adorning bathroom floors, kitchen splash-backs, living areas and feature walls. Natural stone inspired porcelain  Porcelain tile that perfectly simulate natural stones

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Inspired by Nature

Raw and natural, Montone creates the perfect blend of aesthetic features of typical stone such as colour variation, veining and grains. Nero captures the true essence of colour variation and contrasting patterns typical in natural slate. Bianco is inspired by the stunning aesthetic features of typical travertine such as linear movement, veining and graining. Grigio

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