The ultimate wabi sabi statement? Lately we're noticing imperfect edges, blurred boundaries, tiles that don't quite line up. Here are 10 examples:
Above: A shower surround made from marble remnants in a Shoreditch house; via JJ Locations.
Above: A haphazardly painted brick wall in the Heerliijkheid van Marrem bed and breakfast in Belgium.
Above: A summerhouse in Finland with half-painted walls, via Netta Natalia's blog.
Above: An unfinished tile border in an Umbrian house designed by Paola Navone; photos by Maz Zambelli for Italian Elle Decor.
Above: Cement tiles merge into a rough wood floor in the Musket Room in New York; photo by Emily Andrews.
For more Trend Alerts, see Geometric Flooring: Chateau Edition, Go Big or Go Home: 10 Geometric Painted Walls, and Your Grandmother's Crystal Makes A Comeback. And over on Gardenista, have a look at the rise of Black Fences.