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Issue 89 · Get Organized · September 10, 2013

Remodeling 101: 10 Geometric Stenciled Floors

Issue 89 · Get Organized · September 10, 2013

Are stenciled floors—once associated with colonial New England houses—making a comeback (especially in new abstract patterns)? We're starting to think so. Here are 10 we've spotted (and admired) recently:

Stenciled Wood Floors from Alvhem Makleri & Interior, Remodelista

Above: A stenciled checkerboard effect in a project by Alvhem Makleri & Interior.

Goodhood Store Stenciled Floor Remodelista

Above: Black painted geometric trim at The Goodhood Store on Coronet Street in London. Photograph by Julie Carlson for Remodelista.

Stenciled Floors and Oyoy Pillows, Remodelista

Above: Natural wood floors with a wash of light gray checkerboard from the Oyoy look book in Fabrics & Linens from Danish Oyoy.

Parker Fitzgerald Painted Floor Remodelista

Above: A black stenciled floor from Portland-based photographer Parker Fitzgerald.

Stenciled Floors at The Bedford Inn, Remodelista

Above: We first came across the Bedford Post Inn in Westchester County on The Martha Blog back in 2009 and it's still a favorite (especially the floors).

Geometric Stenciled Floors in a Scandinavian House, Remodelista

Above: Black and white geometric floors carry from the dining room into an open bedroom via SF Girl by Bay.

Weekday Stenciled Floors Amsterdam Remodelista

Above: Light oak wood floors are patterned in black triangles at Weekday in downtown Amsterdam, via Superfuture.

Black Painted Stenciled Floors, Remodelista

Above: An entryway painted in a diamond pattern in Tasmania; photo by Sharyn Cairns for Homelife.

David Rager and Cheri Messerli Cafe in Paris, Remodelista

Above: Le Depanneur, a new Parisian restaurant designed by David Rager and Cheri Messerli, features abstract geometric painted floors; photo by Valerie Dray for the New York Times.

Cottage Living Checkerboard Floors Remodelista

Above: White-painted checkerboard squares in a rustic room via Cottage Living.

For more tips on inexpensive wood flooring, go to Remodeling 101: Painted Plywood—the Best Budget Wood Floor.

Have an opinion? Care to comment? We'd love to hear what you have to say.