Do My Eyes Deceive Me? Is it Tile or Is it Wood?

Carmen NatschkeDecor by X


The Timber collection from Peronda was inspired by the rich look of aged wood. Using the latest printing technology, Peronda, has transferred the marks and organic patina of aged wood to ceramic tiles. I’m infatuated with this faux wood flooring, because it conveys the warmth of wood, yet brings with it none of the maintenance headaches often associated with owning … Read More

Tile Envy Blog

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Best of the Design Web: Tile Envy edited by Deborah Osburn, founder and creative director of clé. WHY:  Deborah, a trained sculptor, who found her bliss in tile artistry, shares her love of tile intermingled with a delicious foray into fashion and popular culture.  She possess an amazing skill for unearthing truly divine artistry in tile, even discovering ‘tile’ that … Read More

Organically Stunning: Settecento’s Lodge Tile Emulates the Finest Woods

Carmen NatschkeExteriors by Design


Visual alchemy at its finest is illustrated in this photo. What appears to be weathered hardwood planks, is in reality a striking imitation set in tile. The “Lodge” tile collection from Settecento brings the luxury, and warmth of wood to your outdoor rooms without the extensive maintenance one expects with exterior wood flooring products.

Deborah Osburn: Embracing the Art of Tile

Carmen NatschkeInside Design

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   Inspired by People: Each month we seek out inspirational figures in the world of design – those with an unwavering passion and quest for discovery, creation and exploration of beautiful decorative design. This month we bring you our interview with the fascinating founder and creative director of clé, Deborah Osburn. Deborah combines a fine arts education coupled with a … Read More