clé introduces Delft Blue Origins by Forrest Lesch-Middelton

clé is pleased to introduce Origins in Delft Blue by California potter Forrest Lesch-Middelton. This new series of ceramic tiles are influenced by the sacred geometry and arabesque designs found in the Middle East, North Africa and Europe. Each tile is hand made individually, and can be installed indoors and out on floors and walls. The color Delft Blue was originally inspired by […]

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Cle Launches #Floorcore Tile Contest

To celebrate their new cement tile collection, cle Tile is showcasing their in-stock cement tiles with a contest based on lonny magazine’s fun #floorcore round-up. They dressed their “fun and fancy clé team in their favorite shoes and asked them to pose on their favorite patterns for a customized clé fashion/floor photo shoot,” the company noted. According to cle, “We dressed our fun and fancy clé team in […]

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Cement Tile from clé – An Ode to a Centuries-Old Legacy

  clé introduces Cement tile, their modern interpretation of a century old tile legacy.  Deborah Osburn, founder and creative director of clé has reimagined the hand-crafted tile with an extensive collection of over 150 new patterns and shapes, created with 50 silky matte colors. Cement tile has been used throughout the world for over 100 years, recognized for its artistic heritage, […]

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New Tile Envy book focuses on hand-crafted tile

Tile maker and clé founder, Deborah Osburn, has published a book. Tile Envy explores international hand-crafted tile designs. The hard cover book features 48 contemporary designers and artisans profiled with detailed photography of tiles created in a multitude of materials including ceramic, cement, stone, glass, wood, and steel. More information about the book, Deborah Osburn and how to order can be found […]

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clé Intros the Rorschach Tile Collection by Timorous Beasties

  clé is proud to introduce the Rorschach Tile Collection designed by Paul Simmons and Alistair McAuley of Glasgow-based Timorous Beasties. The Rorschach Tile Collection is comprised of five designs, and hand lithographed on 12″ x 12″ limestone or thassos marble tiles. Inspired by traditional damask motifs (which originated in the 9th century), Timorous Beasties have integrated the classic pattern […]

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