Tag Archives: wallcoverings

clé: a treasure trove of tiles

When doing blue-chip interiors, one seldom gets the bathroom tile from Home Depot.  Nothing wrong with the source, but its just not the special tile offering fastidious homeowners want, so when I was alerted about the 1 month old online … Continue reading

Japanese tiles for the germ phobe in all of us

If you’ve been to Japan you’ve seen the lovely silver gloss emitted from the roofs of traditional homes.  This shine comes off the tiles which are made of carbonized soil – and you think being “green” started in the West!!! … Continue reading

Marino does it again ……..

Über architect and genious designer Peter Marino has outdone himself AGAIN!  In the bathroom of one of his projects in Florida, Marino and his team of talented designers hand selected this amazing zebra veined Carrara marble to line the bathroom … Continue reading

A+ wall stencils

In hunting for a modern wall paper alternative, I found these amazing wall stencils … and I’m not talking about the vinyl peel off variety which come off the wall over time and whose fumes can make you gag. I’m … Continue reading