4 Stylish Ways to Use Herringbone Tiles in Your Home Decor

Herringbone tiles have the beauty to bring a timeless and classic vibe to any space. Whether you’re looking to make a statement on the kitchen and bathroom backsplash or simply on the bedroom or living room floors - the herringbone tiles will always make you go ‘wow’. The subtle reminiscence of the interlocking tiled roads of the Roman Empire further inspires the homeowners to style with herringbone tiles in their home decor - inside and out. And here are 4 stylish ways to make a statement with these herringbone pattern tiles

Herringbone Tiles as a Kitchen BacksplashHerringbone Tiles on the kitchen backsplash

Intricate and classic, this herringbone tile pattern on the kitchen backsplash will definitely turn the heads of your guests. It’s eye-catchy, enchanting, and can definitely make a bold and dramatic statement in any kitchen. Depending upon your color palette and interior design style, you can choose from a wide array of intriguing colors for the backsplash tiles. From subtle whites and grays to quirky teal and plum - yes, we’ve got it all!

Generally, if you pick the herringbone pattern for your kitchen backsplash, it’s ideal to choose a subtle pattern on the floor and elsewhere for a cohesive appeal. Note the 2:2 herringbone pattern used here! 

Mix and Match Two Patterns

Styling Herringbone Tiles

It’s time to play dual! Yes, it’s about making a statement with two different patterns and hues altogether. Whether it’s the accent wall of your foyer, living room, or dining room - this stylish way of decorating with herringbone tiles can easily make that wall stand out. Moreover, it’s never a bad idea to play with multiple herringbone tile patterns to add a sense of movement and dynamism.

Ideally, this style of herringbone pattern also quite mimics the style of ‘wainscotting’. Moreover, protecting your walls against peeling and moisture with the ultimate play of tiles. Also, note the 45-degree herringbone pattern used! 

Herringbone Tiles as a Bathroom Accent

Herringbone tiles on the bathroom wall

Whilst there are options such as wallpaper and paint, well, nothing beats the beauty, longevity, and durability of the tiled accent wall. Whether you’re looking to make a statement with herringbone tile patterns on the shower area or the wall behind the sink - this is definitely a classic way to embrace the utmost beauty. The inverted 45-degree herringbone pattern is what grabs the most attention here!

At Mineral Tiles, we offer an endless list of tile design options that can be used to create the herringbone pattern. From natural stone to porcelain and ceramic - we’ve got you covered.

Herringbone Tiles as Flooring

Flooring Herringbone Tiles

Last, but not least, the herringbone tiles can also be used as a fundamental flooring type throughout your bedrooms, living room, dining room, and foyer. The intriguing pattern of the herringbone tiles can add a unique yet detailed character to the space - while allowing your walls to be subtle and breezy. At Mineral Tiles, we have a collection of natural stone, porcelain, and ceramic herringbone patterned tiles suited for floors as well as walls. 


Which herringbone patterned tile idea intrigued you the most? Well, apart from this - you can even use these tiles on the fireplace wall, other bedrooms’ accent walls, and your laundry room. Remember, if you’re looking to style in transitional or classical designs - the herringbone pattern on the walls or floor will definitely prove to be cherry-on-the-top! 

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