Paging Ariel: Mermaid Tiles Are So In Right Now

From butterfly motifs to bubblegum pink everything, this season’s best home trends beg us to lighten up and have some fun with decor. And the latest playful craze might just be our favorite yet: Moroccan fish scale or “mermaid tiles,” which are swimming into stylish residences everywhere. Be still our ocean-loving hearts.

The 10 Biggest Trends For Summer 2017

Pay full-on homage to the sea by tiling your entire bathroom in a serene blue hue.


Or just transform a lone accent wall into a work of art.


We’re especially into a mermaid tile shower stall when paired with high-contrast matte black hardware.


But in a clean, classic white, this trendy tile cut can look remarkably timeless.


So much so that it totally works in the kitchen, too.

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Homepolish; Design: Rosa Beltran; Photography: Amy Bartlam

But if we’re being honest here, a dark, oversize floor tile is the most unique, inspiring and downright stunning take on the trend. Holy swoon.



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From 2014-2019 Grace Beuley Hunt held the role of Home Editor covering interior design, styling, trends and more.