Just like in high fashion, ceramic tile trends constantly evolve. Each year, interior designers worldwide look ahead and anticipate what types of products, finishes, and aesthetics will move into the spotlight over the next 12 months.
An enduring design feature
For thousands of years, tiles have adorned the walls and floors of the places we inhabit. Adored for their beauty, functionality, and longevity, tiles are decorative and versatile surface finishes that continue to grow in popularity.
Versatile and flexible
Tiles of all shapes, sizes, and finishes breathe style and sophistication wherever they appear. From a classic Victorian floor tile to a large format natural stone look tile, there is a wall, floor, or outdoor tile for every residential and commercial space.
Choosing your tiles
When selecting tiles for your home or commercial space, critical aspects include the material, finish, size, colour, pattern, layout, and your desired overall aesthetic. With many trends and styles to choose from, these tile trends for 2023 will help you narrow down your selections and be up to date with the latest in tile design.
Here are Classic Ceramic’s top tile trends for 2023
Cement look tiles
The industrial concrete or cement look tile continues to trend in 2023. The Plaza tile range offers a glamorous style paired with exceptional functionality, elevating every room to new levels of sophistication.
Marble look tiles
The trend for authentic-looking floor and wall tiles that accurately replicate the intricacies of natural marble continues to grow. Our Cosmopolitan range delivers a thousand times over for those wanting statement wall and floor tiles of extraordinary beauty. Stunning.
Stone look tiles
Contemporary stone-look porcelain interior and exterior floor and wall tiles channel natural stone’s raw beauty and allure. These incredible tiles work to create environments that exude style and timeless sophistication. Our Silverlake range echoes the colours and striations seen in nature and is sure to impress.
Terrazzo look tiles
Terrazzo-look floor and wall tiles are showing no signs of diminishing in popularity. These incredible tiles’ colour ways and variations offer versatility and style to both residential and commercial spaces. From the classic look of the Carnevale range to the modern styling of the Flodsten range, terrazzo-look tiles continue to amass admirers.
Timber look tiles
Classic mid-century style meets modern manufacturing advances in the Koru range of timber-look tiles. Natural materials will continue to trend in 2023, and the advantages of timber-look tiles continue to grow. Perfect for exterior use, the large format Noon range of timber look tiles offers all the stylistic beauty of nature with the functionality and advantages of ceramics.
Metallic look tiles
Some designers suggested metallic look tiles had a use-by date. However, in 2023 we predict to see even more of this style of tile across interiors and exteriors. Adding a dramatic feel wherever they are featured, our Lemmy tiles create quite the impact.
Wall and Decorative look tiles
Adding unique flair and individuality is a big trend in 2023—the ongoing search for authenticity and truth results in some incredible use of patterned tiles. Wall and decorative look tiles, like the stunning Corrispondenza range, provide the perfect medium for creating an impactful design statement. Just like a beautiful work of art.
Adored for their vibrant colours, intricate designs, and a mixture of textures, mosaic tiles are looking to b become one of the most significant tile trends of the year. We predict this trend will continue to grow. The intricate patterning of the Pastelli mosaic tile range offers strength and beauty, creating a stunning backdrop wherever they are laid.
Functionality and beauty blend in perfect harmony as the desire to blur the boundaries between internal and external spaces grows in popularity. From the classic beauty of the Borgona range, which meshes Burgundy stone with Onyx marble, to the ultra-modern styling of Keratec, don’t let the thought of functionality hold you back from making bold design choices.
Natural stone tiles
From our stunning geometric Ekos range to granite, limestone, and marble, natural stone tiles never go out of fashion. Natural materials establish a luxurious and dramatic look and remain popular for bathrooms and kitchen countertops.
Large format tiles, porcelain tiles
Eye-catching and splendid, large format tiles offer a striking appearance guaranteed to turn heads. They create a feeling of space and luxury, bringing a decadence associated with premium hotels. The awarding winning Borgona range continues to inspire, offering sleek style and sophistication bordering on iconic.
Choose Classic Ceramics for your tiles in 2023
We aim to understand your unique needs and requirements, delivering tile solutions guaranteed to bring joy for years to come. Contact us today and let us step you through some incredible design options.
Or, if you are looking for a bespoke option, our Classic Design Studio can help bring your vision to life. This service allows for making specific items such as step nosing and skirting pieces where the small details make all the difference.