How To Use Traditional Tiles To Make A Statement
Date: June 17th, 2019 CTD Tiles
| Tags: Traditional Tiles, Quarry Tiles, Natural Stone Tiles, Victorian Tiles
Take to the floor with traditional tiles this season. Timeless, stylish, versatile, enduring and eternally appealing, you really can’t go wrong with using traditional tiles in your home design scheme, especially when used in a distinctive way to stand out and make a statement.
Whether you’re decorating a hallway, bathroom, kitchen, utility room or cloakroom, traditional tiles are a great way to create a clean, fresh look that suits both your style and space – from contemporary kitchens, to traditional bathrooms, minimalist spaces, maximalist rooms and everything in between.
Try pairing dark-toned Metro tiles with white grout, brass fittings and house plants for a stylish update, or consider light-toned Metro tiles with a contrasting dark grout for a scheme that exudes class, style and sophistication.
As popular now as when they were first introduced, the original Victorian tile format meticulously combines hundreds of individual tiles into one overall pattern - making use of a range of geometric shapes and colours to create an eye-catching statement feature. Taking inspiration from this technique, our Havana tile collection is available in four unique designs in a subtle colour palette of soft grey, blue and green. From intricate shapes and swirling patterns, to more minimal geometric formations, Havana allows you achieve that classic, beautiful Victorian style in your own home.
For even more Encaustic inspired tile designs, have a look at our Cuban collection which perfectly captures the playful patterns of the era, allowing you to create an effortlessly elegant flooring feature which will stand the test of time.
Another traditional tile that has enduring popularity is the classic multi format tile. Ideal for those looking to achieve the perfect balance between a charming country aesthetic and a modern timeless appeal.
Our Jura multi format tile collection, available in Beige and Grey can be easily paired with a variety of colour schemes and will work particularly well in a Shaker kitchen scheme, complemented by rustic wood accents and brass detailing. Presented in a boxes of eight sizes, they can be used throughout the home to create a seamless and cohesive interior décor. With a high slip rating, they are a perfect choice for high footfall areas such as bathrooms and kitchens, leaving the home feeling revived and stylish for many years to come.
It’s safe to say that traditional tiles will never go out of fashion! From creating a timeless look to adding a unique twist, traditional tiles can be utilised in a number of ways to complete your dream design scheme.