A blue Oriental rug brings warmth and a subdued pop of color to this all-white entry. Blue-and-white stamped tile step risers echo the rug's color palette and give the entry a coastal, Mediterranean look. Plants add color, texture and natural elements to enliven the space.
Beach-blue walls add a pop in the foyer of HGTV Smart Home 2013, where texture is layered effectively and design elements run the gamut from casual-chic to the refined elegance of Hollywood regency. Stair risers clad with Talavera tiles and a driftwood-framed mirror add interest to the space.
The standout feature of this white contemporary bathroom? A green and blue tile stripe running around the upper wall that evokes the colors of the ocean. Wood cabinets and twin framed mirrors provide a textural contrast and help ground the space.
Many of the elements seen throughout the home were imported directly from Morocco. Here, stunning blue-and-white tiles create an elegant backsplash in this bathroom, combining well with the lacy sconces and delicately arched window.
Blue subway tile makes a splash on the backsplash of this contemporary California kitchen. White cabinetry features lighted glass-front cabinets along the top perimeter, adding a fun touch of accent lighting. A custom hood and integrated appliances are among the features that make this kitchen a chef's dream come true.
This traditional white tile shower features a blue patterned accent trim near the large mounted shower head. The white tile extends from the ceiling to the white bathtub. A small indented cubby provides built-in storage for soap and other bath accessories.
This renovated bath features a walk-in shower tiled with a modern blue penny round, adding both drama and a bold focal point. While this downstairs bath combines blue penny tile with white subway tile, an upstairs bath features the reverse, bringing whimsy to the home's design.
This well-crafted transitional kitchen does its part with a center island for prep work, a beverage center to keep the kids out of the cooking area and lots of counter space. Blue subway tiles add a dash of color that complements the dark countertops.
This kitchen, once checkered with black-and-white flooring and black-and-white appliances, was given a facelift to create a light and airy room. White cabinets and countertops visually open up the small space.
The designers of this contemporary bathroom took a unique approach to hand-painted ceramic tile and framed it in order to create a custom art piece. The tile is echoed in the green and blue stripe around the top of the room's walls.