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Get Floored by Basketweave Mosaics

Basketweave Mosaic Tile

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Get floored by basketweave mosaics… Because basketweave mosaics come on mesh-backed sheets, they’re surprisingly simple to install.  Even around curved lines and cabinet corners, basketweaves can work right in.  Superior installers can make amazing canvases with these unique patterns, as you can see in this stunningly curvy kitchen. Like – Dislike

Go Vintage with Basketweave Mosaic Tiles

Basketweave Mosaic Tile

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Go vintage with basketweave mosaics… We love the look of this bathroom that pays homage to the home’s time period in a thoroughly modern translation.  The basketweave mosaic ‘rug’ is a lovely focal point and a fun contrast to the buoyant sea spray blue wall tiles.  Married with crisp black accent tiles, black cabinets and ...Read more.

Make a Splash- A Backsplash that is

backsplash tile, Basketweave Mosaic Tile, mosaics

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The art of basketweaving… Here’s another idea for basketweave mosaics.  These textural, dimensional patterns offer nice accents and great touches in the kitchen.  This upscale homeowner designed an almost artwork-like backdrop for the stovetop, framed with a liner amidst coordinating field tiles.  See more here. Make a splash—a backsplash, that is… Of course, few things ...Read more.

Basketweave Mosaics Take the Floor

Basketweave Mosaic Tile, Bathrooms, mosaics, Surfaces for the home, Tile Designs

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Sophisticated, clean & timeless… This gorgeous bathroom installation gives basketweave mosaics the floor…literally.  A sleek black-and-white combination is a suitable foundation for this modern, fresh and spacious master bath retreat.  See more of this beautiful home here. Basketweave mosaics cut a rug… Here a basketweave mosaic is used in a rug configuration to create a ...Read more.

Weave the Beauty of Basketweave Mosaics Into Your Next Project

Bathrooms, Interior Design, Kitchen Design, mosaics, Natural stone, Surfaces for the home, Tile Designs

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Want to know the ins & outs of great tile installations?  Just look at the ins & outs of basketweave mosaics. These cleverly cut mosaics inventively replicate the look of dimensional, intertwined woven baskets in intricately arranged stone pieces.  These mosaics add interest and texture to floors and walls, gently incorporating accented and detailed configurations ...Read more.

Trent Patton Signs On to Help Manage the Mission


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Mission Stone & Tile welcomes Trent Patton to the newly created role of General Sales Manager for the company.  As an integral part of Mission’s leadership team, Trent is already busy guiding sales strategy, growing key markets and working closely with clients throughout the region.   Trent comes to Mission directly from a successful tenure ...Read more.

Glass Mosaic Tile – Seven Heavenly New Collections

Bathrooms, Color Trends, Interior Design, Kitchen Design, Tile Designs, Wallcoverings


Trying to decide how to deck your walls?  Get ready for a little “piece” of mind. You’re about to discover seven new glass mosaic tile collections—creative arrangements of pure, colorful, resplendent glass—that will bring a touch of history, mystery and artistry to any interior design. All are available now at Mission Stone & Tile in ...Read more.

12South District – Community Restored & On a Mission

Events, Feature, Interior Design, Neighborhoods, Of Particular Interest- Design or Not!

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12South – The Neighborhood Mission Helped Build Mission Stone & Tile’s Mary Elizabeth Hulsey makes her home in the überhip 12South district in Nashville.  And when I say “makes” her home, I mean it quite literally.  Mary Elizabeth invented the design of her house—outside and in—with her own creativity and respect for the vibrant patchwork ...Read more.

Come On In! Top Tips & Tile Selections for Entryways

Home decor, Interior Design, Natural stone, Tile Designs

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The entrance to a residence sets the stage for the entire design  experience contained within the home.  Whether it’s just a little  stretch of hallway by a back door or a palatial, open space at the front  of the house, an entry serves as greeting area and provides function  for busy lifestyles.  Though we may ...Read more.

Meet Architect Stephen Wells: Blending Architect & Landscape Design

Landscape Design

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“I want to be there.” That’s what I kept thinking as I clicked through images of beautiful homes and gardens in architect Stephen Wells’ online portfolio. With expertise in residential architecture and landscape design, Stephen’s at his best when blending dwellings with the landscapes that surround them.  He’s mastered the art of marrying gardens and ...Read more.