Get the Look: Authentic French Style

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by Nelly Reffet

As an interior designer born and bred in France, I have quite often been contacted by potential clients who want me to create a French style for their home. At first, I was dumbfounded. I never knew that “French style” existed, and I certainly didn’t know what people had in mind when they referred to it. I quickly learned that in most cases it meant lots of whitewashed pieces, some antique-looking items, many candles and hurricane lanterns, with the
occasional glitzy crystal chandelier, linen towels, cute white lace and silver trays.

How to Use Textiles in Your Interior Design

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Throw pillows, a blanket, and textured rug add interest to a simple design

Fabrics do a lot for design. They bring color, texture, and a level of detail that finishes a space. No room is finished without them. Fabrics aren’t just for window coverings and pillows though. Here are some tips for using textiles correctly and creatively for a distinctive, professional look.

Meet the Daltile Interns

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Summer Programs for Students

Summer 2017 Interns visit the Daltile Design Studio in Dallas

Education is important, but there’s nothing quite like life experience. At Daltile, students are getting both. Students in the Dallas area and nationwide get the chance to learn what their future careers might be like on site at Daltile’s Dallas headquarters.

Using Mosaic Floor Tiles To Add Modern Sytle To Your Bathroom

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Modern mosaic floor tiles can revitalize your bathroom floor. Traditionally, mosaic designs are made using small tiles that are three inches or less. If you like the look of mosaics, updated shapes and on-trend neutrals allow you to aim for a more modern style. Today’s latest lines of tile provide a great deal of design flexibility, giving you the opportunity to create something truly fresh and original. Here are some suggestions for a newer mosaic tile design for your bathroom floor.

What’s New?

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Outdoor Tile

Tile is a great asset to have on your side when you’re planning an outdoor space. When rated for extreme temperatures and all kinds of weather, tile is an addition that sets the tone for many a successful summer party.

A Kitchen Fit for Dad

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What does dad want for Father’s Day? How about the gift that keeps on giving—a gourmet kitchen. For dads who love to cook, the kitchen at the Boot Ranch show home has the perfect combination of elements for a kitchen dad will love!

Take a Virtual Tour of the Floor Plan

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The NEXTadventure house entryway features ONE Quartz™ in Calacatta on the wall

In January of 2017 in Orlando, Florida, a beautiful new home opened its doors to visitors. The NEXTadventure home was aimed at the 55-plus crowd who planned on aging in place with style. It’s a home design for a group wandering near to retirement, but still active and in need of the amenities of a socially fit buyer.