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Seven Top Tile Trends For 2021

If you’ve been reading Gold Notes for awhile, you know that I love porcelain tile! I’ve been to tile shows in Spain, Italy and the U.S. to see the latest products, innovations and trends. Here are seven of the newest looks for the new year, perfectly suited for kitchen, bathroom, living space and outdoor projects, in my latest Forbes.com piece. Which looks do you like best? (I was definitely ahead of my time with my French blue tile floors in my Florida home a decade ago, it seems.)


This sexy space incorporates three of today’s top tile trends!
(TECHLAM, LEVANTINA – TILE OF SPAIN)

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BONUS NUGGETS

I promised a link to this piece on influencers’ favorite KBIS products. Here it is!

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TRADE BUZZ

  • Are you in the building, design and remodeling industries and interested in tapping into the fast-growing wellness design field? If so, sign up before 11 AM EST/8 AM PST TODAY for my WELLNESS MARKET webinar. Thanks to the National Kitchen & Bath Association’s Virginia chapter, it’s FREE to anyone in the industry, anywhere in the world. There’s a .1 CEU for NKBA-certified professionals too. Here’s a link to register.
  • Are you interested in how design industry professionals are using technology in their lives, products and projects? I wrote about that topic for my latest Kitchen & Bath Design News‘ Trend Spotting. You can read it here.

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BOOK BUZZ

I was delighted to come across this newspaper piece in its online Book Corner. Fredericksburg.com included WELLNESS BY DESIGN in its “Books to spark the joy of Spring cleaning” article. You can read it here.

PS: I’m always grateful for glowing reviews of my books. You can find them on Goodreads and Amazon. (I’d greatly appreciate your reviews too! Here’s a downloadable form to quickly and easily write one you can copy/paste onto your favorite book sites.)

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Jamie Gold, CKD, CAPS,  MCCWC

Jamie Gold, CKD, CAPS, MCCWC
San Diego, CA

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