Here's what the tiles look like laid:
I like the way the floor tiles have been used as a skirting along the walls, and we are doing the same. However our floor tiles will be laid in a grid pattern instead:
We are also using white glazed ceramic wall tiles laid in a horizontal stretcher bond pattern (some refer to them as subway tiles) which I absolutely adore. There will also be a small section of the original VJ walls in the ensuite.
I recently came across this image (from Real Living Magazine) which got me thinking about about using a charcoal hexagonal tile on the floor instead: