With a clear vision of what–and who–she was nurturing a space for, LaTonya Yvette transformed her colonial-style home into a retreat that emphasizes Black joy and rest. In the welcoming kitchen she brought her checkerboard floor dreams to life with 12x12 Ceramic Tile in Feldspar and Red Rock, while a timeless backsplash of 4x4 Ceramic Tile in Hunter Green grounds the natural brightness in this thoughtfully appointed space.
Transforming a hall closet into the laundry room of her (and her husband's) dreams, Victoria Ford lists this space as one of her favorites and it's easy to see why. Her bigger and bolder take on a classic checkboard pattern with 8x8 tiles pairs perfectly with the graphic wallpaper.
Ready, check, go! This bathroom designed by Regan Baker lends a fresh take on 4x4 tile by creating a playful checkerboard pattern in Halite and Sea Glass across the bathroom floor, shower pan, and up the shower walls.
Come for the ornate sconces, but stay for the 3x3 checkerboard tile floor in Cardamom and Mist and a custom shower in matching 2x8 subway tiles. This Art Deco-inspired powder room designed by Claire Thomas for Harding House is truly one for the books.
Playing off her client's love for dark rooms with plenty of natural light, designer Sarah Sherman Samuel incorporated custom checkerboard mosaic floor tiles with a matching border for Vanessa Carlton's dormer bathroom in her Nashville home.
Content creator Claire Thomas does fresh cottage style best, playfully pairing up golden and white bathroom tiles to create an inviting, suite escape.
Breezy details and organic accents come together with checkered bathroom floor tiles in a softly subtle grey and white.