How to create your floor with EarthWerks® Styl´iT Herringbone

By Pippa Thompson

Finding the right flooring and the right design is a very personal decision.

The floor has a great influence on the overall room impression and, therefore, it should be selected with utmost care.

With Styl iT by EarthWerks® you can be the ‘designer’ yourself and create your personal flooring, individually and according to your preferences.

For this purpose, six sophisticated wood decors are available. The modern colours show a finely coordinated colour gradient and lend the floor area an elegant appearance.

The format of the single strips is 8.5 x 51 cm, an ideal dimension for laying different bonds on the floor area.

Below are a few examples of exemplary laying patterns.

Using the classic herringbone bond, you can lay the strips singly or in a multiple arrangement. When the pattern is distributed over the entire floor area, the room appears elegant and cosy.

Classic herringbone bond

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Laid with single herringbone

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Laid with double herringbone

A border of the same material highlights the central area and lets it appear like an inlaid ‘carpet’ for an elegant and sophisticated look.

Herringbone+border

Do you like chequers? If the strips are laid in chequers, regardless whether straight or diagonal, the floor area appears smaller.

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The effect is different when the strips are laid in the form of a ‘ladder’, making the room appear visually stretched.

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If you want to lend your floor a special liveliness, you can combine strips with varying shades, adding a personal touch to the surface.

Simply experiment with Styl iT by EarthWerks®. It is great fun to design your own floor! Or ask a specialist retailer, who will be happy to assist you. Please email sales@earthwerks.co.uk to find a partner in your area.

Or visit www.earthwerks.co.uk for more information.

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About EarthWerks®
EarthWerks is a leading LVT brand of the family company Swiff-Train from Texas (USA). Since 1985, Swiff-Train has acquired a longstanding and extensive experience in the field of designer floors.
This permanence and commitment has brought with it a high level of expertise and product knowledge, which is now evident in all of the developments and collections.
Whilst the LVT programme is marketed under the EarthWerks brand on a worldwide basis, the collections correspond to the tastes, styles and requirements of each respective market.

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