Bert & May x Livingetc - shop our brand new collection of tiles

We've designed a new tile collection for Bert & May, available now, and can't wait to see how you use them

Bert and May x Livingetc tiles
Featuring the Cap and Column tiles
(Image credit: Bert and May)

For months, we’ve been collaborating with Bert & May to create the Arch Collection of encaustic tiles, and we couldn’t be more pleased with the finished result. Graphic patterns in clean, architectural lines and soft, richly pigmented colours, it’s our contemporary take on the Mediterranean holiday vibe we’ve all been yearning for, a sunny dose of style that lasts all year round. 

Bert and May x Livingetc green tiles

The Arch tile in Fennel Green

(Image credit: Bert and May)

We think they’re truly versatile. The way you can join the caps to create circles, or rows of semi circles, or just place one individually at random like a little setting sun means you can create a unique aesthetic - the columns can become a datum line or vertical stripes at will. Use them in kitchens or bathrooms, as hallway floors or below the picture rail in a living room, there is an appealing chalkiness to them which creates a washed-out appearance. Their blend of natural pigments, cement, sand and marble is mixed to create a fine, loose powder, which also means they have a ‘perfectly imperfect’ finish, softening the edges of your home.

Bert and May x Livingetc marigold tiles

The Column tile in Marigold

(Image credit: Bert and May)

The muted palette only adds to how easy they are to decorate with. Tans, terracottas and burnt orange tones are warm and dusky, while greyed whites and forest greens evoke summers on the terrace. They have a timelessness to them which only gets better with age, and we can’t wait to see what you do with them.

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Bert and May x Livingetc pink tiles

The Column tiles are topped by Arch tiles to create a striking pattern

(Image credit: Bert and May)

Shining a spotlight on the now and the next in home design and decor, Livingetc is the UK's best selling high end and contemporary home design magazine. As a brand, Livingetc showcases the world's very best homes, breaks and makes the trends, and has access to leading international designers for insight and ideas. It was first published in 1998, and is currently edited by Pip Rich.