Fish Scale Tile: The New Subway Tile

Fish scale tile (also known as mermaid tile) is not exactly new, but it’s enjoyed a new popularity in the last year or so, with some people saying it is “the new subway tile.” All indicators are that it will continue to be a popular look in 2018.  I still use subway tile often, especially in kitchens, but I do really like the similarly classic but slightly softer look of mermaid tile as an alternative. Here are some of my favorites:

Fish scale tile bathroom with mermaid tile