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Top 8 of 2018: Commercial-Inspired Designs on Instagram

Posted by Emser Tile on Dec 21, 2018 11:29:36 AM

This year in design saw retro-inspired shapes, unique wood-look patterns, and contemporary concrete finishes. From a new higher education building set to inspire student success to a mall renovation that sees some of the highest foot traffic in the country, we’re inspired by the unique opportunities to help fulfill your design vision. 

Explore the most popular commercial designs on Instagram this year:

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Showcased in the new business building at Oklahoma State University, Marble Thassos overlooks the southern campus while exuding sophistication. Design by Elliott + Associates Architects.

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A space defined by innovation and built for functionality, San Diego’s new WD-40 Company headquarters resemble an office-turned-village, featuring our Barn series. Design by ID Studios Inc.
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Around the corner in the WD-40 Company building, Velocity floors inspire a rustic in-house locker room. Design by ID Studios Inc.

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Rustic meets modern when intermixing rich wooden tones panel by panel, seen here in a casual café with Legacy.

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Upscale meets contemporary in this airy welcome space with geometric-inspired metallic accents, seen here with Glitz Joy.

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A majestic yet modern look with a classical twist, Callison RTKL selected luxurious marble floors for the King of Prussia Mall.

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Esplanade panels lend an authentic travertine look to the luxurious Little Rock Sheraton Four Points hotel.

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With unique texture and modern colorways, Cassero elevates the aesthetic of concrete in this upscale hospitality space.


We’re inspired by the latest textures, materials and colors trending in commercial design. Share your in-progress shots with us using #EmserTile on Instagram.

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