Herringbone Floors in the Kitchen

Kitchen Inspiration

There's something immediately arresting about herringbone floors, don't you think? A classic design, it goes well in both modern and traditional kitchens depending on the material used. Wood, tile, brick—we've seen it all, and it all works. What do you think?

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(Images: 1. Kobenhavns Mobelsnedkeri via Remodelista; 2. Michael Graydon for Tommy Smythe via House Tweaking; 3. Via DigsDigs; 4. Via DesignDump; 5. Made a mano tiles via Styl.in; 6. Birds of a Feather; 7. Houzz; 8. Via Apartment Therapy)