10 Wow-Worthy Bathroom Tile Ideas

by Jennifer Malise

Add a pop of color or pattern without a lot of effort

Tile is one of those pivotal design choices that you can build a whole bathroom around. Whether you pick a bold pattern for the floor or a bright color for the shower wall, it’s a simple way to play up the design appeal. Check out the 10 eye-catching designs these Sweeten renovators chose.

bathroom floor tileIn Kavi and David’s bathroom, bright green hexagon tile with abstract white lines stands out against an otherwise neutral backdrop.

shower tileAllyson took her tile game to another level: aqua tiles with a windblown texture actually designed for pools make the shower feel just like that. The floor? It’s a custom in-lay of marble and brass.

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Taking inspiration from the clean, elegant look of hotel bathrooms, Lauren and Ross went with a neutral palette but let texture and pattern create visual interest.

12 square feet is not a lot to work with, but renovators Ali and Mark pulled off a bold look in their wet-room style bath with geometric green and white tiles that help the little space make a big statement.

Angela wanted to keep her bathroom really classic, but add in a unique twist, too. Her interior designer Andrea found a gray and white geometric tile from Ann Sacks that checked both boxes.

manhattan renovation, bathroom renovation, herringbone tile, matte black fixtures, storage shelfSherry’s bathroom is all about the drama, from the custom vanity to the blue and white chevron-tiled shower wall.

bathroomBlack and white cement tiles in Dianna and Todd’s bath complement the otherwise traditional details like the console-style sink and chrome finishes.

bathroom floor tileThe art of pattern play comes to life in Meredith’s blue bathroom. A gray, blue, black and white floor adds a modern contrast to the pedestal sink, toile wallpaper, and paneled walls.

bathroom floor tileMixing tile shapes—hexagon for the floor and chevron for the wall—while matching the color elevated Mollie’s bathroom.

bathroomPenny tile and marble in Katherine and Chris’ bathroom make for a perfect pairing: a little bit of luxury with a tactile touch

Already dreaming of your new bathroom? Check out our post Budget Basics: Bath Renovation Costs to start planning.

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