Decorative Tile Inserts


Add some class to your kitchen or bathroom, or anywhere that tile exists as a decorative medium, with decorative tile inserts. They are gorgeous, and would work well as a mosaic. They come in many sizes to fit you need, and tons of styles. Your biggest problem with this collection is whether or not to retile just a small area of a room, or rip it all down and to the whole thing in an artistic way.

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Metal Ages 2" x 2" Celtic Glazed Decorative Tile Insert in Polished Bronze

Metal Ages 2" x 2" Celtic Glazed Decorative Tile Insert in Polished Bronze

It is a metal celtic glazed decorative tile insert in polished bronze that is a beautiful decoration for your home. You will be impressed how fantastic and amazing this metal decoration is.

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Metal Ages 2" x 2" Celtic Glazed Decorative Tile Insert in Polished Pewter

Metal Ages 2" x 2" Celtic Glazed Decorative Tile Insert in Polished Pewter

This beautiful, decorative tile insert offers charm and class with the design that is constructed with meticulous care to detailing. It can be used on floors, walls and backsplashes and lends the stunning polished pewter finish.

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Decorous backsplash tiles. Elegant rectangular insert with crown molding on top and some floral like scroll patterns. The tiles are cream / sand beige to match the stone counter top (beige with dark spots).

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[ i like the tile but had never thought of moving the tap!! ] Really light grey tile Tile Design For Bathroom Design Ideas

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Soothing backsplash tile color. Home Tours | Beth and Charles Fowler - Bright Bold and Beautiful

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Metal Signatures Trellis Mural 12" x 12" Decorative Tile in Aged Bronze

Metal Signatures Trellis Mural 12" x 12" Decorative Tile in Aged Bronze

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Create a sophisticated look by using limestone tiles. More shower design ideas:

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Buying Guide

There are several ways to match decorative tile inserts with your other tiles, so this is your chance to unleash your creativity while keeping your desired effect in mind. For example, if your decorative tile inserts create a fairly busy pattern, you should consider balancing them with some more neutral and monochrome tiles or vice versa.

Think of their size, too: if your decorative tile insert consists of small tiles, you can match them with some larger designs, or the other way around.

Don’t forget to keep your existing palette in mind, too: that way, you won’t end up with a mismatch of colors and you’ll obtain a conscious display instead.

Another trick to match decorative tile inserts with your tiles is to keep the same solid color consistent but experiment with two different shapes. With this crafty trick, it’ll be the grout lines to become the actual statement by forming intriguing patterns rather than lots of different hues or decorative elements.

When you’re choosing decorative tile inserts, you have a chance to really spice up your living area - but you don’t want to overdo it so your home seems cluttered. One way to work around this issue is to choose tiles that have the same (or similar) colors as ones already existing in your home. If your home features warm colors (such as beige, red, or yellow), select similar colors; if your home skews cool (green, blue, grey), choose accordingly.

One exception may be if you’d like your decorative tiles to truly pop and stand out from the rest of your decor. In this case, consider using the color wheel. If your home has blue tones, orange is your friend; if your home is yellow, look for purple accents.

Decorative tile inserts come in many different sizes—and the specific size you choose will depend entirely on the design that you’re going for.

Consider the area that you’re tiling, the detail of the tile, and the overall look you’d like to achieve. If you’re tiling a large space like a shower, it may be a good idea to pick slightly larger tiles - 5” wide, for example, whereas 1” wide tiles might look better (and be easier to install) in a smaller area, like a kitchen backsplash. If the tile is particularly detailed, select a larger cut so the detail can shine (5-8”). Finally, if you’re using the decorative tile as a border or larger design element, stick to smaller (1-2”) widths.

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Love the Wolf range! Think about not putting microwave above making room for artistic backsplash

Renaissance 2" x 2" Toscana Insert Tile in Antique Nickel

Renaissance 2" x 2" Toscana Insert Tile in Antique Nickel

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Uba Tuba Granite Countertop and Tile Backsplash - eclectic - kitchen - indianapolis - Supreme Surface, Inc. MULTI COLORED SLATE BACKSPLASH WITH A GRANITE COUNTERTOP ~ LOVE, LOVE, LOVE

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Wine Tiles” Assorted Wine Tiles - Decorative Insert Tiles

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Decorative square tile inserts with nature motifs. Assorted prints: flowers, butterflies and birds have been depicted meticulously with a great attention to detail. Each tile was embellished with a unique pattern.

Terra Antica 6" x 6" Decorative Accent Insert in Oro

Terra Antica 6" x 6" Decorative Accent Insert in Oro

Try a herringbone pattern with your subway tile more backsplash

Try a herringbone pattern with your subway tile! More backsplash designs here:

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Add an antique tiling to the kitchen. Perfect with the rustic copper and metal.

Bronze decorative tile inserts ellegant home design

Bronze Decorative Tile Inserts | Ellegant Home Design

Hand painted decorative tile inserts

Hand-Painted Decorative Tile Inserts

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Metal ages 2 x 2 romanesque glazed decorative tile

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Daltile metal ages 2 x 2 baroque glazed decorative tile

Daltile Metal Ages 2" x 2" Baroque Glazed Decorative Tile ...