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Simply Splendid Summer-Inspired Patterns

Long days spent lounging by the pool, exploring the woods or lying with your feet buried in the sand followed by warm nights catching lightening bugs, watching fireworks and staring up at the stars–no other time is at once so exuberant and relaxed as summer! If you wish you could bottle up the sun and flowers and green on the trees, explore these playfully-patterned tiles that will infuse your home with the essence of the season.

Annie Selke Flora

The botanical pattern on the Annie Selke Flora tile perfectly embodies a lush casualness. This pattern pairs well with a cream, tan or white tile like the Annie Selke Artisanal White.

Bathroom with white subway tile wall and blue with white floral patterned floor tile.
Featuring: Annie Selke Flora Vapor Blue and Annie Selke Artisanal White

Laura Ashley Wicker

The whimsical geometric flower design on the Laura Ashley Wicker tiles captures the leisurely fun of summer. The pale, slightly weathered colors appear as if they’ve been pleasantly sun-kissed, which will give your space warmth and character.

Laura Ashley Wicker tiles in four colorways stacked one on top of the other.
Featuring: Laura Ashley Wicker in Dove Grey, Sea Spray, Pale Slate and Charcoal.
Living Room with a fireplace with Blue patterned tile for the surround.
Featuring: Laura Ashley Wicker Sea Spray. Design by Timber Trails. Photography by Stoffer Photography.
Bar area with black and white tile and gold light fixtures.
Featuring: Laura Ashley Wicker Charcoal. Design by West Bay Homes. Photography by Spacecrafting.


The glossy raised turquoise and white patterns on the Astron and Aura Azul tiles reflect the light like shimmers on the water, giving these tiles a gorgeous coastal feel that will bathe your room in seaside splendor.

Bathroom with white and blue patterned tile and grey tile floor.
Featuring: Astron Azul
Office wall with blue and white patterned tile and grey tile floor.
Featuring: Aura Azul

Star Black

Create a charming starscape with the Star Black tile from Fired Earth Ceramics. This slightly rustic design, reminiscent of hand-painted folk art, will evoke the pleasure of summer stargazing year-round.

Modern farmhouse style laundry room with blue subway tile and wood-look tile on the walls and encaustic-look tile on the floor.
Featuring: Meram Blanc Carrara, Maram Blanc Carrara Barnes, Star Black, Imperial Pewter Gloss, Antique Copper Metal and Brushed Copper Penny Round

Morris & Co. Pure Net

The Morris & Co. Pure Net tiles are delicate and ornate, with soft, faded hues that will add charm to your room. Explore all three colorways and more of The Morris & Co. Collection, inspired by iconic wallpaper designs.

Tiled floor with cobalt blue and golden yellow web-like design on a hexagon cement tile.  Orange throw pillows and a board game are on floor.
Featuring: Morris & Co. Pure Net Linen

Gold Window Hex

The Gold Window Hex Encaustic tile captures the cheerfulness of a bright sunny sky. The deep blue and gold hues in this tile will saturate your space with the radiance of summer.

Bright blue and yellow encaustic floor tile with table with backgammon.
Featuring: Gold Widow Hex

Summerland by Jeffrey Alan Marks

The Summerland Collection by Jeffrey Alan Marks exemplifies the California beach lifestyle. The captivating hexagon tile feature faded linen patterns inspired by Mark’s coastal chic aesthetic.

Coastal bathroom with blue and white patterned floor tile.
Featuring: Summerland by Jeffrey Alan Marks in Miramar Hex and Tribeca Gypsum White
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Annie Selke Tulip Mosaic

The elegant mother-of-pearl flowers in the Annie Selke Tulip Mosaic bring gorgeous detail to a shower or bathroom. See more Annie Selke tile in use in our tour of her Palm Springs Desert Oasis.

Bathroom area with walk in shower and floating vanity.  Shower and wainscoting tile are rectangular raised glaze white surfaces . Shower wall has a framed out tulip mosaic tile and matching niche. Flooring is marble and limestone tiles in similar tones.
Featuring: Annie Selke Tulip, Legno, Legno Arabesque, Legno Luce Barnes, Legno Luce Somerset, Siberian Pearl Somerset, Siberian Pearl

Decora Ornament Blue

The fresh, soft blues of the Decora Ornament Blue encaustic-look tile invoke a clear-blue summer sky, especially when used as flooring in a blue room like this one designed by Kelli Fontana of West Bay Homes, explore more of her designs in our tour of her Sun Coast Estate.

Blue hued laundry room with blue and grey patterned encaustic-look floor tile.
Featuring: Decora Ornament Blue. Designed by West Bay Homes. Photography by Spacecrafting.

Laura Ashley Leaf and Sunflower

Some patterns are better together. The Laura Ashley leaf mosaic creates beautiful detail in this shower niche and coordinates nicely with the colors in the Laura Ashley Sunflower tile. The beautiful blues and botanical designs evoke both a lush field and a clear summer sky.

Bathroom with blue and charcoal geometric patterned floor tile, white subway wall tile and blue mosaic shower niche.
Featuring: Laura Ashley White Beveled, Laura Ashley Leaf Cloud Blue, Laura Ashley Sunflower Charcoal with Cloud Blue and Imperial Bianco Gloss Square Pencil.

Inspired to add touches of summer to your home? It’s easier than ever to make your design dreams a reality with our free design services. Or, explore even more whimsical patterns in real spaces on our Customer Room Gallery and Instagram!

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