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Style Spotlight: Modern Design

By Kali

Style Spotlight: Modern Design

When it comes to modern design, less is always more. We're sharing Modern Design inspiration below, but if you need more, check out our Pinterest Board

Modern Made Simple
We’re here to take the guesswork out of modern style tile. Whether you want to narrow down your palette, sample more options, or “try on” tile with a complimentary 3D drawing, our experienced tile experts are here to help you every step of the way.

Tile and brick pair easily together in this fresh, modern kitchen.

Tile Shown: Glazed Thin Brick in Olympic with 6x12 tiles in Gypsum // Design: Studio McGee // Image: Monica Wang Photography

Keep it Neutral
Set yourself up for modern style and start with an edited neutral palette. 

A stacked tile backsplash in Gypsum helps this streamlined kitchen stay true to its midcentury modern style.

Tile Shown: 3x12 in Gypsum // Design + Image: Leslie Murchie

Cool grays and black serve a more industrial-inspired look: 

Modern fireplace design featuring our Glazed Thin Brick in Black Hills in a straight set pattern.

Brick shown: Black Hills // Design: Brasstacks // Image: Erin Hassett

In a space dominated by contrasts, this handsome kitchen gets definition and depth thanks to stacked backsplash tile in our matte Basalt glaze: 

In a space dominated by contrasts, this handsome kitchen gets definition and depth thanks to stacked blacksplash tile in our matte Basalt glaze

This modern kitchen goes bold with straight set black tiles.

Tile Shown: 2x8 in Basalt // Design: jennifer jorgensen // Image: 2nd Truth Photography

While warm tones lend organic appeal to modern spaces: 

The natural variation of our glaze Birch, gives this modern kitchen some serious movement.

Tile Shown: 4x4 tiles in Birch // Design: Chase + Lauren Daniel // Image: Chase Daniel


Tile Shown: 4x4 tiles in Birch // Design: Chase + Lauren Daniel // Image: Chase Daniel

A straight set tile pattern creates a modern feel in both the kitchen and bathroom: 


Tile Shown:2x8 in Ultra Cream with 2x8 in Foggy Morning// Design: Imbue Design

Embrace simplicity with neutral notes that harmonize with clean lines and spare decor. 

This 50s style fireplace gets a cool twist with chic floor-to-ceiling coverage featuring our glazed Brick in White Mountains.

Brick Shown: White Mountains // Design: K Interiors

Modern Made to Scale
Get undeniably modern, authentically handmade tile no matter the size of your project. Our modern tiles are made to last and withstand the rigor of commercial applications. 

By thoughtfully pairing glossy and matte white tile, Project M Plus adds subtle depth to this office kitchen's seemingly simple palette.

Tile Shown: 2x4 tiles in Tusk and Halite // Design + Image: Project M Plus

Our past work includes building exteriors, restaurants, and more. Volume pricing available.


Brick Shown:Bitterroot with custom colors // Design: David Baker Architects // Image: Patricia Chang

Going modern? Order your FREE sample pack online now. Need some help? Simply call, chat or fill out our Design Assistance Form and one of our talented Design Consultants will get back to you shortly. 

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