If you think subway tiles are boring, guess again. There’s a reason these affordable and classic tiles have been popular for so long – they are also super versatile! Stack them, stagger them, throw them a herringbone and suddenly you’ve gone from traditional to modern to totally unique.

Download this handy Subway Tile Pattern PDF to help create your design. It can be a helpful tool for designers, contractors, installers and homeowners looking for a better way to enhance their design and communicate their wants. Check out a fun video on the Creative Tile Instagram page for another look at these ten great patterns.


Which layout is your favorite? Are you a fan of the classic offset, or perhaps a more modern vertical stack? When it comes to herringbone, do you stick with traditional, or branch out to the straight or diagonal options? Let us know below!