3 Patio Tile Trends to Take Outside
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Chances are your patio is in need of some serious TLC after what’s felt like an eternal winter. And what better place to soak up some sun than in the comfort of your own backyard? That’s why we’ve collected some of our favorite and most inspiring patio tile designs that will keep your home in the height of style all spring and summer long. Even better? Your friends and neighbors will be admiring your expert design intuition (although you’ll likely love it so much that you’ll want to keep it all to yourself).
Handpainted Tile Shown: Old Cairo in Warm Motif
A Corner of Paradise
Taking cues from Spanish Colonial and Mediterranean courtyards, handpainted tile right at home in the outdoors. Although many of these handpainted motifs go back centuries, nowadays you’ll find fresh on modern takes on traditional designs.
Handpainted Tile Shown: Old California in Neutral Motif
This charming outdoor alcove is all the more enchanting with its colorful display of Spanish floor tile. A cool color palette gives the pattern a contemporary update.
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Handpainted Tile Shown: Kasbah Trellis in Dark Motif
This Moroccan-inspired blue and white tile makes all the difference in this wonderfully eclectic patio.
Try the classic Star and Cross Pattern in a bold color for your patio floor:
Tile Shown: Mini Star and Cross in Adriatic Sea.
Taking New Shape
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Tile Shown: 6" Hexagons in Cashmere
Geometric tile is a great way to give your patio some extra oompf. For a modern look, opt for large format tile, like 6” or 8” hexagons.
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Tile Shown: 2" Hexagons in White Gloss
These smaller hexagon tiles in a contrasting black grout give beautifully bridge the classic yet eclectic feel of this space. Charming bistro tables help to complete the look.
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Tile Color Shown: Aegean Sea
These stair tiles may be rectangular, but the herringbone pattern gives the shape a dynamic angle.
Pump Up Your Palette
Tile Shown: 6" Hexagons in Magnetite
Tile Shown: 6" Hexagons in Gypsum
Tile Shown: 6" Hexagons in Clover
Tile Shown: 6" Hexagons in Sorbet
We could spend hours in this restaurant patio, showcasing a blend of industrial and botanical elements. A colorful mosaic of hexagon floor tile feels just right in this eclectic space. To get a similar look, choose tile colors in muted tones and in a matte palette.
Tile Shown: 12" Square in Carbon
Tile Shown: 12" Square in Pyrite
Tile Shown: 12" Square in Halite
Sophistication means imagination with this subtle blend of grayscale tile, arranged in an intriguing ombre pixelated pattern. You can find more ombre tile inspiration here.
Tile Shown: 4" Squares in Claypot
Tile Shown: 4" Squares in Tuolomne Meadows
Finally, we leave you with this dreamy, Mexican-style patio peppered with a warm blend of orange and yellow tile. Sometimes, all you need is a little sun.
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