Week of May 11, 2020 – Graduation

Top 5 Design Posts of the Week With the stresses of academic work, the excitement of school sports, and the even the pressure to get involved, there are few occasions that invoke celebratory sentiments stronger than graduations. As we celebrate the Class of 2020’s special day, we must remember the highs and the lows from

Design Thoughts – Winter Restaurant Week 2020

One of the many great things about New York is the food scene, and there is no better way to check out the hottest restaurants on a budget than by attending New York Restaurant Week (Tuesday, January 21st through Sunday, February 9). As designers, we are who we are, delighting in the visual appeal of

Our Holiday Traditions

What’s Your Holiday Tradition? We love the holidays over here. From the food, to the decorations, and best of all, the people. We took a moment this month to ask our staff – “What’s your holiday tradition?” Keep reading for the answers and pictures they shared with us! Victoria Shelton, Executive Administrative Assistant: I make

Week of December 9, 2019 – Holiday Decorating

Week of December 9, 2019 1. Design with a Purpose 4 local designers participate in Children’s National’s annual Light Up the Season, Northern Virginia Magazine We are so proud to see the work Case Design’s Allie Mann and Alexandria Hubbard are doing for the Light Up the Season annual holiday fundraiser. Such a fun and

BDNY 2019 – Trends & Tile at Boutique Design New York

In its 10th year, Boutique Design New York (BDNY) showcases trends targeted to the hospitality boutique and lifestyle market.  With over 750 manufacturers, and attended by 8,000+ designers, architects, owners, developers and specifiers, the two inspiring days each November are nothing less than exciting and drool-worthy.  Regardless, if you are a hospitality designer or a

Community: Architectural Ceramics Proudly Supports Shepherd’s Table

Architectural Ceramics attended Shepherd’s Table’s Fall fundraiser Infused with Love: An Evening at the Pearl on October 4th, 2018 to support their mission of providing services to those in need within the community. Supporting groups like Shepherd’s Table is just one of the ways Architectural Ceramics is living out our Core Value of Community. The

Design Trends: Colormix 2018 with Sherwin Williams

Thank you to all who joined us for the 2018 Colormix CEU Event in our Vienna showroom in partnership with Sherwin Williams. We took a look at the color trend forecast for 2019 in the form of six fabulous color palettes: Shapeshifter, Wanderer, Aficionado, Enthusiast, Naturalist, and Raconteur. From the bold and funky tones of

Cinco de Mayo: 5 Ways to Use Mexican-Inspired Tile

The Kentucky Derby, Cinco de Mayo, Mother’s Day, and Memorial Day – May is never short on it’s share of holidays and celebrations. Because the percentage of people interested in horse-themed tile is slim and it’s hard to give your mother a bouquet of tile, let’s instead honor Cinco de Mayo with 5 ways to

Architectural Ceramic Looks Back at the Best of 2015

  December 31, 2015 –  Rockville, MD –  2015 has been a momentous year for the world, from Left Shark’s halftime performance to huuuuuuugely entertaining presidential campaigns to Adele’s say Hello. Thanks to our wonderful clients and staff, Architectural Ceramics had just as exciting a year as the rest of the world, and we’ve decided to share it with