Designer Spotlight Destination Eichler
Make it Midcentury
Meet Karen Nepacena of Destination Eichler!
If you’re interested in a midcentury modern remodel, we know just the person. From her acclaimed design firm Destination Eichler to her new book Midcentury Modern Style: An Approachable Guide to Inspired Rooms out November 2023, it’s safe to say that designer Karen Nepacena has positioned herself as an expert in all things midcentury.
Inspired by the materials and motifs that defined the period, Karen chose midcentury modern mainstays like turquoise and pops of orange to bring her Fireclay collection to life.
Sample Destination Eichler's Fireclay Favorites
Bring home Karen's favorite Fireclay colors with her exclusive curated selection. Teeming with Warholian hues and playful patterns, Karen's tile picks embody an enduring design era. Featuring 2x4 ceramic samples in Calcite, Turquoise, Frond, Desert Bloom, Caspian Sea, Glacier Bay, Azul, and Ember:
Fireclay Tile Meets Destination Eichler
Hexagon Blend Kitchen Backsplash
An eclectic backsplash brought this 1970s kitchen into modern times. Destination Eichler used a cascading blend of 4” Hexagon Tile in Feldspar, Cardamom, and Blue Velvet to put a fresh spin on the retro character of the home.
1970s Ranch Fallow Fireplace
This fireplace went full circle. Step through the glass door of this cozy renovated ranch and you’re greeted by an eye-catching fireplace clad with vertical wood slats and large circles courtesy of our Handpainted Fallow Tile in White Motif.
1970s Ranch Black Hills Fireplace
A minimalist black fireplace brings the heat to this renovated midcentury ranch’s living room. Stacked Norman Glazed Thin Brick in matte Black Hills rises gracefully to the angled ceiling, juxtaposed nicely with the white walls and ceiling beams.