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monday mention – luxe magazine, hedron cement & a dash of paris panache

what’s black, white, and striped all over? our hedron cement hexagon tiles, obviously! everyone knows how classic and sophisticated stripes are, but this encaustic cement pattern takes the design one step further by adding a modern and parisian twist. these tiles, when woven together, create one of our most dynamic geometric patterns...

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send a message of love! #myclelovetile

whether we are collaborating with artists or training the next generation of tile makers the arts are at the core of everything we do here at clé. given this, the clé team wanted to make our own statement of “love” and provide an opportunity for you to send a message of love and support...

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how do we make a difference?

this has been a constant theme at clé. and recently, we’ve been asking ourselves this question, not just in the way we select our products, support our artists, work with our clients and engage with our team mates. but we’ve also been asking ourselves the bigger question- how can we make a...

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ruan hoffman art tiles lookin' good with anthropologie...

our good friend and clé artist, ruan hoffmann, charms everyone he (and his artwork) meets. if you haven't had the pleasure of a ruan introduction - here you go! (click here) you can check out his very latest (and greatest) work for anthropologie's spring collection in a joyful concert with his postcard tile collection. ...

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artistic tile from ruan hoffman

when ruan hoffmann and i first became acquainted with one another, it was a wonderful story about synchronicity in the age of the internet. if you aren't aware of it, the internet is truly a spirit weaving its magic through our life strata. ruan and i chatted away, across time zones and...

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