what is wabi-sabi? principles of wabi sabi design
Nov 30th, 2023
explore the fundamentals of wabi sabi with a journey into the realm of imperfect beauty and timeless authenticity
some of our favorite tile pairings
Nov 21th, 2023
here are some of our team’s favorite pairings (playing with color, finish, shape, material) to get that inspiration started.
The clé guild. Revisited.
Nov 10th, 2023
The clé guild is where icons of the future are being created, starting with our collection of artisan glazed thin brick tile: clé Guild Fundamentals and clé Guild New California. Their essence? Integrity born of purity and restraint.
all fired up: tile fireplace inspiration
Nov 6th, 2023
we're exploring tile ideas for fireplaces. modern concrete, glamorous stone, updated brick: all inspiration for your unique vision.
Nov 2th, 2023
we may have started to receive holiday gift guides, but we’re firmly in the here-and-now and reveling in the bounty of design, art, and culture on tap. from the big events to the more intimate and idiosyncratic moments, it’s quite the cornucopia.
the clé eye: fashion pairings SS 2024
Oct 26th, 2023
We’re besotted with fashion; no other medium better captures what’s happening in culture, our relationship with materials, and what beauty means to us. Here are some of our favorite fashion and tile pairings, inspired by the most recent Spring/Summer ‘24 Fashion Weeks.
The Glory of Patina: Embracing the beauty of imperfection
Oct 19th, 2023
Patina is the way “living surfaces” like wood, leather, metal and clay mark the passage of time. At clé, it’s part of our design DNA — part of the beauty of imperfection that we embrace wholeheartedly.
infinite variation: choose the right layout tell your story your way
Oct 5th, 2023
ideas for installing tiles using cinema collection: mythology’s color stories. from checkerboards to stripes to staggered designs, mythology allows you to express yourself — with confidence.
Sep 28th, 2023
whether october brings a blast of heat or apple picking weather, it's always “what ever am I/the kids/the dog/the cat (don’t you dare) going to wear for halloween?” wherever you are, here’s what we think will serve as distraction and inspiration