While the hot trends for walls in recent years included accenting your space with a vivid paint color or applying a graphic wallpaper, a new design trend for 2013 is decorating with tile. And we're not talking just your bathroom and kitchen back splash. This material is finding its way into bedrooms, living rooms and other areas of the home.
In the video above, Leslie Yazel and Koko Architecture partner Adam Weintraub discuss how new technologies are allowing tiles to be more versatile -- they're thinner so they're easier to hang, less expensive, and, well, cooler. Designers are fusing materials, like ceramics, wood and metal to create beautiful and earthy pieces. Tactile textures that come away from the wall are also popular. In fact, there's no need for wall art with these stunning and sculptural finishes. Take a look at the video above to learn more.