Core Collection by Original Style Offers a Classic American Look for the Kitchen and Bath
Why reinvent the wheel? The subway tile is such a well-loved American classic that the distinguished tile designers of Original Style were inspired to base their whole Core Collection around it.
Core is a gorgeous and streamlined offering by Original Style’s renowned English tilemakers that was designed specifically for the American marketplace. The subway – or brick shape – is the heart of the series, coming in three different sized bricks, all with bevel options. Three moldings provide design flexibility. Four colors keep it simple, plus one crackle finish. That’s it! Core is all you need for a timeless look in your bathroom, kitchen, laundry or mudroom.
In design, sometimes the simplest ideas are the best.
Original Style went back to basics when creating this series and asked one simple question – what are the key elements to consider when choosing tiles for your bathroom and kitchen? Here’s what they came up with:
- a neutral, coordinating color palette
- a carefully selected number of complementing pieces, including porcelain floor mosaics
- make choosing a pleasure, not a dilemma
- quality with a competitive price structure
Core Collection Color Palette
Core offers four colors, all appealing neutrals that work well with the coordinating floor mosaics and other materials like natural stone.
They keep it simple yet sophisticated with White, Almond, Grey and Black brick options. Almond also comes in a crackle glaze in beveled and non-beveled.
Shapes, Sizes and Finishing Pieces
The long 3” x 12” brick and wider brick 4” x 8” are today’s take on the familiar subway 3” x 6”, which is also available. You can add dimension with the bevel bricks too. Define the edges with contrasting tiles and moldings for a smart finish.
Core provides useful options for edging the top row of tiles, and for framing and highlighting, including the 6” x 3/4” Pencil, 6” x 7/8” Quarter Round, and 6” x 7/8” Capping. There’s also an extremely functional 4” x 4” Bevel Corner for use with the 4″ x 8″ Bevel Bricks.
Timeless Floor Mosaics
Core was designed to coordinate with Original Style Porcelain Floor Mosaics. They’re timeless patterns that are high quality options for bathrooms, laundry rooms and more. Options include the Basketweave mosaic, Classic Octagon with Dot, Honeycomb, and Moonbeam Penny Rounds.
With its fresh colors, clean lines, highly functional pieces and timeless style, Core is a designer tile collection you can turn to again and again.
Contact our showroom for information on pricing and samples, or to make an appointment for an in-person or virtual consultation.