With the warm and neutral earth tones of autumn on the horizon, ceramic tile manufacturers have seemingly followed suit, mimicking the look of fall for the floor. Faux fabric looks, stripes and metallics are also in, as are a growing number of mosaic offerings. The following are some of what some major players are debuting this season.
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According to Danielle DeVita, what’s old is new again. “Thanks to popular shows like ‘Mad Men,’ the swinging ’60s are making a big comeback. In tile, surfaces will be transformed into masculine stripes, delicate fabrics and muted metallics. The 2011 forecast calls for everything from renaissance-inspired looks to patchwork patterns to what Pantone is calling ‘the mosaic of color.’ Continue reading Autumn sees more depth of color, dimension for tile category