Tile can make a real statement if done correctly. I always believe that classic is always best, and encourage my clients not to overdo it or to become too trendy. With my latest client, we are considering a combination of neutral marble and tile that’s subtle but beautiful. This particular bath was perfect for introducing a tile border. Assuming you have some space to work with and there are not a ton of corners to assess, tile borders are a real crowd pleaser. I usually allow for some breathing space around the perimeter of the room, followed by a nice small border about 3-6″ within that, followed by smaller tile in the center.
Here is some inspiration to get you started….