Trends in tiling a shower

lesleyintnAugust 19, 2014

I've noticed a number of showers without trim in them. Or if they are trimmed out in a border, it tends to be the same tile in different shapes and/ or sizes. Is this a new trend? We are redoing our master bath. Thanks.

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monicakm_gw

Well drats! I thought I was being "non-trendy" by not doing glass tile and just doing a color on color embossed deco tile in the same line...MAYBE a contrasting color of the embossed tile . I'd go to plan B but I don't have one ;)

    Bookmark   August 19, 2014 at 6:24PM
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palimpsest

I don't think I'm exactly sure what you mean but a classic old school tile bath is either 4-1/4" square, 6" square or 3x6" tile with bullnose trim that is either the same sizes as above or 2-1/4" or 2" by 6"., all in the same color. Sometimes with a pencil molding or stick molding (1/4" or 1/2" wide) in a contrasting color between the field tile and the bull nose.

Could you post an example of what you mean?

This post was edited by palimpsest on Tue, Aug 19, 14 at 21:53

    Bookmark   August 19, 2014 at 9:52PM
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jerzeegirl

I interpreted the question as being are two-tone showers out and is the new trend towards monochromatic tiles?

    Bookmark   August 20, 2014 at 11:41AM
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monicakm_gw

That's the way I interpreted it also.

    Bookmark   August 20, 2014 at 11:46AM
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