Trend Alert: 10 Jagged Edges by

Issue 14 · Warm Minimalism · April 7, 2014

Trend Alert: 10 Jagged Edges

Issue 14 · Warm Minimalism · April 7, 2014

The ultimate wabi sabi statement? Lately we're noticing imperfect edges, blurred boundaries, tiles that don't quite line up. Here are 10 examples:

JJ Locations Marble Bath London/Remodelista

Above: A shower surround made from marble remnants in a Shoreditch house; via JJ Locations.


Gray Wall Jagged Edge/Remodelista

Above: A haphazardly painted brick wall in the Heerliijkheid van Marrem bed and breakfast in Belgium.

Brice Marden Kitchen in Hydra/Remodelista

Above: A slab of Brazilian marble as decor in the Hydra house of artist Brice Marden; photo by Ingalls Photography for Lonny Magazine.

White Gray Wall Jagged Edge/Remodelista

Above: A summerhouse in Finland with half-painted walls, via Netta Natalia's blog.

Copper Wall Hanging MIchael Anastassiades/Remodelista

Above: A shardlike Copper Mirror by Michael Anastassiades; photo by Matthew Lloyd for The Wall Street Journal.

Uneven Sink Backsplash via Yatzer/Remodelista

Above: The bathroom at the Alemagou Bar in Mykonos, designed by K Studio; photo by Yiorgos Kordakis image via Yatzer.

Campi Home by Paola Navone/Remodelista

Above: An unfinished tile border in an Umbrian house designed by Paola Navone; photos by Maz Zambelli for Italian Elle Decor.

Unfinished Marble Tiles/Remodelista

Above: A hexagonal Carrara marble tiled backsplash with an unfinished border; styling by Jackie Brown for Real Living Magazine.

Musket Room New York Photo by Emily Andrews/Remodelista

Above: Cement tiles merge into a rough wood floor in the Musket Room in New York; photo by Emily Andrews.

Edwards Moore Doll House Kitchen/Remodelista

Above: In a tiny house in Australia, architects Edwards Moore (members of the Remodelista Architect/Designer Directory) left a brick and plaster wall untouched.

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

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