+ Breakdown | Interstyle
New MATERIALIT Y for
By Kadie Yale | Photography courtesy of Interstyle
years in the making, from conception to market
percent recycled glass and regionally sourced clay
percent reduction in energy input requirements
in creating Earthenglass
years Interstyle has been creating both
clay and glass tiles
texture patterns that can be
mixed and matched
thick tiles that can be installed in both
interiors and exteriors
standard hand-applied glaze hues
“raw,” unglazed hues
The development of Earthenglass began in 2008 when Kim Hauner, president of
Interstyle, was looking to reinvent the glass
tile industry with a fresh, sustainable product.
What he came up with was a completely
new kind of glass tile that captured the rising
value of sustainability.
Earthenglass is crafted and textured by
hand and comes in a range of natural colors
that are also derived from recycled materials.
Interstyle can create varied shapes, textures,
and finishes for Earthenglass, such as anti-
Read on to see how it all breaks down.