Sep 19th, 2023
wonderland is grand fantasia, where worlds collide and boundaries blur. it’s where country vintage pastels cavort with regal tones and experimentation meets tradition… with just the right touch of anarchy.
CHECKERED PAST: The History of a Much-Loved Pattern
Sep 7th, 2023
explore the long and checkered past of the checkerboard tile pattern — one of the most common of tile patterns. it’s the ultimate in universal, high-low motifs.
Aug 29th, 2023
it’s all going down in September, and we don’t mean just the leaves and the temperatures. Summer may be taking its bow but there is plenty of heat on the cultural front. buckle up. here are our picks.
how to choose a tile contractor/installer
Aug 22th, 2023
your tile installation is only as good as your installer. if your installer doesn't have intimate knowledge of artisan and handmade tile like ours, you’re taking a big risk. setting variegated, “imperfect” tile is a skill that no amount of experience with mass-produced tile can compensate for.
Shades of Blue: Unraveling the Social History of Everyone’s Favorite Color, Part 2
Aug 14th, 2023
In our continued delve into blue, discover the color’s continued social influence, from how we talk to what we wear.
shades of blue
Aug 10th, 2023
there’s a reason blue is one of our most popular colors. explore our range of blues from regal to rugged, classic to contemporary.
Shades of Blue: Unraveling the Social History of Everyone’s Favorite Color, Part 1
Aug 4th, 2023
in the vast spectrum of colors, one shade continues to capture our attention — blue. its presence has been felt in everything from art, design, and fashion to language, class, status, and even religious iconography. is it any wonder, then, that blue is consistently found to be the most loved color in the world?
Aug 4th, 2023
dog days. holidays. back to school/oh when will the kids finally go back to school days. wish you had a pool days. sweater + fleece days (if you’re in San Francisco.) vogue september issue days. here’s what’s intriguing us this month.
the complexity of color: color studies to the rescue
Jul 27th, 2023
whether it’s fashion or a well-designed space, very rarely does a single hue create the vibe. rather, multiple colors intermingle to create an emotional response. and that’s essentially what our vibrant, color-filled mythology collection is all about: the juxtaposing of color to create a mood and tell a story. to do that, the way in which color is combined is paramount.