10 Nov Current Tile Crush- Picket Tiles
Let’s face it- subway tile will always be a thing, but when you’re ready to venture out beyond the world of the classic 3×6 rectangle, let us introduce you to our current favorite tile shape: picket tiles.
You can think of these guys as a slimmer, elongated hex:
So if you’re really into hexagon tiles at the moment (I know we are!), this is a great alternative!
This shape looks great laid vertically:
And in this beautiful braided pattern:
It’s pretty much just amazing any way you lay it.
Fireclay Tile has a wide selection of beautiful colors for their picket tiles, but since it’s one of their specialty tiles, it’s going to run you a pretty penny. See the list below for a few more affordable picket options:
I recently got the OK by my awesome clients to go ahead with this bold vanity backsplash using #2 in the list above:
I am so happy they went for it & I can’t wait to see it installed- stay tuned!
Have a happy Friday!