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Inspired by the beauty of St. Tropez, France - we developed this collection for the elegance yet organic lifestyle that comes from living along this Mediterranean coastline. The St. Tropez Collection offers warmth of an aged hand made European terra cotta tile with a rich patina and 8 different shapes. The compass rose decoratives with leaf embellishments speak of the natural beauty of this land. Plain field tile installation patterns range from a running bond, off-set, navette with 9x9 and cobblestone pattern. A by-appointment only Pavé Tile, Wood & Stone, Inc. showroom will soon open 3 hours from NYC, 2 hours from Boston, 1.5 hours from Greenwich, 1 hour from the Brimfield Antique Show and 1 hour from the Berskhires and Tanglewood. Located in the fabulous Pioneer Valley, a quintessential artist, music lover and foodie town surrounded by the mountains and fertile valleys of Western New England. Printable PDF TEAR SHEET is down below.
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A by-appointment only Pavé Tile, Wood & Stone, Inc. showroom will soon open 3 hours from NYC, 2 hours from Boston, 1.5 hours from Greenwich, 1 hour from the Brimfield Antique Show (http://www.brimfieldshow.com/) and 1 hour from the Berskhires and Tanglewood ( http://www.bso.org/Home). Located in the fabulous Pioneer Valley, a quintessential artist, music lover and foodie town surrounded by the mountains and fertile valleys of Western New England.
SIZES: Square - 6x6, 9x9, Rectanglar - 6x9, 8x14 - Hexagon 8", Octagon 9", Losange and Navette.
COLOR of FIELD TILE: Bronzed Sand
COLOR OF DECOS: Camel or Black
Sizes and Thickness: PLAIN field tile: 6"x 6", 6"x 9", 9" x 9", 8" x 14" French parefeuille, 8" hexagon, 9" octagon with 3" cabochon, losange and navette, thickness: 3/4". In-stock or 3-4 weeks Decorative Tile: 6" x 6", 6" x 9", 9" x 9", navette, losange and 3" x 3" cabochon.
Color and Texture: Field tile color is called Bronzed Sand. Expect color variation from bronze to sand. Glaze decoratives come in two colors: Camel and Black. Decorative glaze tile colors will vary from light to dark. Tile's surface texture is a leathery patina.
Product Usage: Indoor installation due to wax finish; kitchens, bathrooms, dining rooms, great rooms, entry ways, libraries etc.
Installation and Maintenance: Thin set installation. Also refer to TCNA. Installation instructions included upon purchase of the tile. Wash with mild soap and warm water. Re-wax if desired every 1 -5 years. Wearing the tile, children, dogs, and family gatherings, will darken the tile and enrich it's patina.
Special Features: 8 different sizes and 6 different decoratives allows for creativity and unique flooring possibilities. As with all quality, European terra cotta tile flooring, these floors patina with age. Surface imperfections through the years will blend into the clay, enriching it's color and texture.
Coordinates with: Don't be afraid to mix modern decor with this vintage floor. The contrasting styles illuminate one another. Look to the Villa Raffinato Terra Cotta Wall Tile Collection for coordinating back splash in kitchen, shower walls etc.
Why this Floor: For old world South of France French elegance - terra cotta tiles with a leather patina that will age and become even more beautiful for generations to come. French terra cotta tile decoratives that add interest to the floor in a quiet elegance, exquisite contrast of the sand color decoratives against the bronzed sand color of the terra cotta tile flooring. For the latest blog on understanding the differences of terra cotta tile, French Reclaimed and Antiqued terra cotta tile, click here.