7 Ombre Tile Ideas with Different Shapes & Colors

7 Ombre Tile Ideas with Different Shapes & Colors

Ombre designs are a fan favorite not only in interior design, but in many different industries from hair to baking. This popular design is the blending of one color to another, usually with tints and shades going from light to dark. When it comes to tile, this style is perfect because of how versatile it is. Whether you want something neutral and relaxing or big and full of personality, there is a tile shape and color combination perfect for you. Here are 7 ombre tile designs that we love and hope you do too! 

1. Buttered Tin Ombre Backsplash

The beauty of ombre tile is the ability to put it in any space, including restaurants. The Buttered Tin is located in Northeast Minneapolis and houses this bright and fun custom arranged ombre! This tile is the perfect backdrop for all things brunch. The 2"x6" Herringbone tile keeps the design timeless and compliments the rest of the space beautifully.  

To see more tile ideas visit our blog “5 Commercial Bar Tile Ideas

Buttered Tin 2"x6" Herringbone Backsplash
2”x6” Herringbone - 11 Deco White, 301 Marshmallow, 815W Light Grey, 24 Dandelion
At The Buttered Tin

2. Baby Blue Kitchen

Moroccan Fish Scales are one of our fan favorite tile shapes and they are perfect for ombre designs. The rounded top and pointy bottom of this tile shape make the color transitions of this blue to white ombre seamless and satisfying. The feathered ombre tile creates a gorgeous blend of blues that compliment the rest of the kitchen beautifully. 

For more Moroccan Fish Scale inspiration, visit our blog “How to Fish Scale Your Home (the Moroccan Tile Way)

Medium Moroccan Fish Scale Ombre Kitchen Backsplash
Medium Moroccan Fish Scales - 11 Deco White, 12W Blue Bell, 45W My Blue Heaven, Custom Color
Interior Design by Michelle Gage Interiors
Photography by Kyle Born Photography 

3. Light & Neutral Ombre

 This light and airy kitchen houses a sleek neutral ombre tiled backsplash that we are in love with! Using a neutral color palette for your tiled ombre design gives you the opportunity to add pops of colors in your decor like the flowers below! Plus, using small tile shapes creates the illusion that the space is larger than it really is. 

For more kitchen inspiration, visit our blog “5 Stunning Stove Splashes Your Kitchen Needs

 Neutral Small Bricks Ombre Backsplash

1”x3” Small Bricks - 11 Deco White, 130 White, 77E Grey 
Interior Design & Styling by Creekwood Hill 
Photography by Sage E Imagery

4. River Ombre Backsplash 

If you follow our Instagram, then you know how popular this next ombre tile design is. The infamous “river motif” ombre has become a crowd favorite and one of ours as well. This unique tiled ombre design has a river like shape with colors fading outward in either direction. This Heartbeet Kitchen river backsplash adds movement and a statement to this modern space.

For more about our “river motif” ombre, visit our blog “An Ombre-Inspired Tile Backsplash: Meet Our Custom “River” Motif

 Medium Diamond River Ombre

Medium Diamonds - 301 Marshmallow, 815W Light Grey, 912W Cloudy Sky, 214 Coastal Breeze, 22E Blue Opal, Custom Colors
Interior Design by Heartbeet Kitchen
Styling by Creekwood Hill & Erin Francois
Photography by Sage E Imagery
Installation by Brian Cherney

5. Monochromatic Office Kitchen

Next on this list is a tiled ombre option for those who love all things monochrome. This forest green kitchenette backsplash is a great example of how a monochromatic ombre can be executed in a tasteful and fun way. We love the organic edge at the top which gives this ombre tiled wall a unique and modern finish. 

To learn more about this project, visit our blog “Modern and Monochromatic Office Kitchen Backsplash

 Monochrome Large Moroccan Fish Scale Ombre

At Meet Minneapolis
Large Moroccan Fish Scales - 28 Everglades, 1016 Costa Rica, 958 Rainforest, Custom Color

6. Art Deco 

Ombre tile can be used in any room with any interior style, and this floor to ceiling tiled bathroom vanity is the perfect example of this. With rich colors and decadent details, this space is an Art Deco style wonderland. No matter what interior style you love, we can make your tiled ombre dreams come true! 

For more about this project, visit our blog “Art Deco Inspired Tiled Powder Room Renovation

Medium Moroccan Fish Scale Bathroom Vanity Tiled Ombre Medium Moroccan Fish Scales - 47 Vermont Pine, 1036W Bluegrass, 75 Emerald, 1017W Sea Mist, 1017E Sea Mist, 1065 Mint Julep

Interior Design & Photography by Bari J

7. Mixed Tile Shape Ombre

Combining tile shapes for your ombre design is a great way to create a unique and custom look. Brow Chic did just that by using our Geo-Hex Pattern tile, which combines our Large Hexagons and Medium Diamonds, for their reception desk and salon wall. How gorgeous is this space!? 

To learn more about this project, visit our blog "Dreamy Ombré Tile at Brow Chic Salon"

Geo-Hex Neutral Tiled Ombre

Geo-Hex Pattern - 60 Silver Lining, 130 White, 11 Deco White
At Brow Chic 

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