Collection by Aileen Kwun

Ways to Use Tile in Your Home


Graphic, tessellated, and geometric, tiles can enliven any surface with vibrant, colorful pattern. Here are a few of our favorite uses in the kitchen, bathroom, and beyond.

The bathroom, located just adjacent to the kitchen, features a pattern of gray and turquoise tiles that climbs from the...
To complement the white-washed custom cabinetry in her kitchen, architect Julie Salles Schaffer has designed a tile...
The three-by-12-inch porcelain pieces are inspired by the industrial wood floors of the 1970s, but are of the moment...
The blue-tiled master bathroom stands in contrast to the muted tones of the rest of the house.
A mosaic tile wall softens the laboratory-like effect of the glossy kitchen cabinets.
Eddy Uritani (or Uncle Eddy, as he’s known to Zane) did all the tile work in the kitchen and bathroom.
The juxtaposition of black and white is perhaps the most notable detail of the home’s interiors.
A carpet of custom tile created by Navone punctuates a corridor on the first floor.

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