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2019 Tile Trends for Home Interiors

Tile is the StoryTeller in Home Decor for 2019 The 2019 Coverings Show held in Orlando brings together ceramic and porcelain tile manufacturers from around the globe debuting the latest in tile style.  I attended a press tour at the Coverings Show hosted by Ryan Fasan, Tile of Spain Consultant and Ceramic Tile Specialist to […]

Tile Trends for Surface Style

The Design Tourist Karen LeBlanc at The Coverings Show

The Design Tourist Karen LeBlanc travels to the Coverings Show in Orlando, Florida, the largest, the global show for tile and stone bringing together tile producers from Italy, Spain and North America. Check out the latest looks in surface style and design ideas to create custom living spaces with tile as surface cladding and architectural […]

Tiny Home Tour for Big Style in Small Spaces

The Retro Bungalow, a Tiny Home Designed by Kim Lewis

The Design Tourist Karen LeBlanc takes us on a tour of three tiny homes at the Coverings Show in Orlando, Florida full of tile design ideas to live stylishly in small spaces. The three tiny homes are part of the installation design showcase during Coverings that brings together designers and tile installers to show how […]