- Traditional Clay Body Mexican Talavera Tiles
Traditional Clay Body Mexican Talavera Tiles
T he history of Mexican talavera tile began in the late 16th Century when potters from the Spanish city of Talavera de la Reina settled in Puebla, a two hour drive east of Mexico City.
Today, talavera ceramics are found throughout the country, but the finest ceramic tiles are concentrated in and around Puebla, where nearly all of our products are sourced.
Compared to other Mexican tile imports our ceramic tiles possess a vibrance of color, a delicacy of detail, and visible textures that comes from hand painting. Each mexican tile is its own work of art.
These ceramic tiles come in a number of styles ranging from basic solid colors and traditional designs to Baroque, Colonial, and even Special designs.No matter what style décor your home has, bathroom shower talavera tile, kitchen backsplash tile, and other home artisan tiles from Latin Accents will add a unique touch and brighten up any room.
Bathroom mexican tile from Latin Accents is a unique way to decorate, and can be used for walls, showers, sinks, floors, and more. Mix and match our talavera tile designs to create a truly unique guest bathroom, or use our designs as backsplash tile in your kitchen for a decorative and easy-to-clean surface. Our talavera tile can also be used as porcelain floor tile throughout your home, creating a unique Baroque, Colonial, or classic Mexican feel.
Browse our designs by style or product type. We even have a variety of molded pieces for a truly polished look and house numbers to represent your design sense in one of the most important places in your home.
Talavera tiles have many creators among Mexican tile companies, but only Latin Accents offers both artistic handcrafted porcelain tile and traditional clay body ceramic tile for use in all climates and all installations. Porcelain pool tile that is tested to be frost resistant or for stair riser accent tile, outdoor kitchen tile decoration, retaining wall tile or for use in fountains are possible with our unique exterior tile creations. Similarly it can be used as decorative tile for kitchen backsplashes, bathroom sink and tile, and as floor tile accents.
Latin Accents' traditional ceramic clay body for use indoors or in mild climates, are made of handcrafted tile bodies for a more rustic look. Our talavera tile designs are almost entirely uniquely ours. Latin Accents' Catalina tile line has been created to complement as accent tile, patios of natural stone, terra cotta and earth toned ceramics, bringing a new direction to the Mexican talavera tile tradition.