Material palettes with contract products


We are your inspiration partner with our interior design mood board ideas. Every week we add two new mood boards to this page so that you can find all the design inspiration you need for your next commercial project. We only include products that are contract grade and easy to find on Material Bank. Click on one of the images below and you will find all relevant information with links to the used products.

All ege carpets used on the mood boards are part of the Highline Express concept, which comes in carpet tile and broadloom. Any of the patterns can be recolored without requiring large minimums, offering you maximum flexibility. Samples are provided within 5 business days and there is a choice of nine substrates to tailor the material to the budget for your commercial design project.  

Modern striped carpet taking cues from Soviet housing blocks

A walk-through of Armenia’s capital, Yerevan, and you will find buildings that have unique architecture. Many of the residential buildings in the city look like apartments were piled on top of each other by a variety of people. Rather than

Blue marine carpet and palette reflecting the Cape Town waters

Imagine a beautiful and glistening ocean adorned by bright-colored fishing boats. The Muizenberg fishing port in Cape Town is a historical part of the city. It features a view that captures many tourists’ hearts. The original fisherman port was built

Modern Persian carpet inspired by Anila Agha’s visionary art installation

Pakistani-American artist Anila Quayyum Agha creates fiber art installations using geometric shapes and ornaments. Her pieces are large-scale architectural sculptures with tiny details that blend Islamic culture into her work. She uses her childhood experiences and cultural significance throughout her

Cloud carpet as backdrop for a dreamy materials palette

Russian artist Artem Chebokha in Saint Petersburg, also known as RHADS, is famous for creating oil paint-like digital art. Many of his work involves dreamlike and fantasy themes. There are otherworldly messages always hiding inside his artwork, and he often

Green carpet by design, sustainability and inspiration

Belgian artist Jan Fabre amazes many with his iridescent ceiling work called “Heaven of Delight.” Fabre is known as the enfant terrible of Belgian contemporary art. This is because all of his artwork borderlines controversy and he usually uses raw

Tom Dixon carpet recolored to match colorful Tim Meakins art

Tim Meakins is an up-and-coming artist that creates extremely unique sculptures that look like cartoon characters. His works look like clay cartoons that morph into other objects, similar to cartoons we have all seen as children. Meakins is a freelance

Carpet with numbers for our Retna street art inspired mood board

Artist Marquis Lewis, also known as RETNA, is one of the world’s most prominent street artists. This American contemporary artist is known for his typography graffiti-style art. In his paintings, he combines poetry, fashion imagery, and media images into his

Interior material palette inspired by the Rodarte SS21 collection

Rodarte’s SS21 J’Aime Rodarte’ collection, premieres comfortable athletic sweatsuits and floral pajamas perfect for spring. Since lavish outfits are on a pause, Rodarte follows in the steps of luxury brands Prada and Takahashi and creates their collection for comfortable everyday

Material palette inspired by the Prada SS2021 collection

At one of the season’s most anticipated debuts, Miuccia Prada and Raf Simons spoke about creating a new uniform. Their sweatsuits, a marriage of Prada’s full-skirt silhouettes and Simons’s graphic tendencies, feel like the right style for our current present.

Gradient carpet design inspired by Sukeina SS 2021 collection

As part of our February fashion month, we take inspiration from Sukeina Spring 2021 Ready-To-Wear Collection. Omar Salam, the creative director at Sukeina, amazed us by putting a modern twist on classic silhouettes. The collection brings back vintage shoulder pads

Earth tone rugs for our pottery inspired mood board

For this mood board, we are featuring earth tones rugs. We are taking inspiration from the art of pottery. The concept of pottery is one of the oldest human inventions dating back to 29,000–25,000 BC. Pottery is the art of

Blue organic carpet for our Hitachi Seaside Park mood board

The famous Hitachi Seaside Park inspires this mood board and its blue organic carpet.  Located in Japan, this park stretches about 190 hectares along the pacific coast. It is most famous for its massive flower fields. Depending on the time

Priyanka Chopras vogue shoot inspires this gold mood board

We love Priyanka Chopra’s Oscar De La Renta dress in her Vogue feature photographed by Annie Leibovitz. That is why we have reimagined the luxurious image into our elegant gold mood board, just in time to add some glamour to our

Classic carpet design reimagined as a minimal pattern

This classic carpet design reminiscent of grand chateaus and classical ballrooms is a staple in any commercial carpet company’s portfolio. However, as times move on, so make patterns. We love taking some of these classics from the archives and reimagining

Inspired by a minimal, fall colored Christmas setting

Browsing Pinterest we found this gorgeously minimal Christmas setting by Andrea from the blog Harlow and Thistle. We absolutely love the minimal circular centerpieces, combined with the shag texture and brown tones. The circular centerpieces remind us of a Tie Dye

Inspiration drawn from Dior Chrismas display

We are finding inspiration in a Christmas display by the iconic fashion house Dior for this mood board. The layers of the Christmas balls remind us of the organic pattern created by veining in natural stones. We let this pattern

Kicking off Christmas with this mood board

This is definitely a year in which we don’t need to feel like we’re starting the festive season too soon. More than any year, we can use the warmth and happy emotions linked to the Holidays. So at Talk Carpet,

Mood board inspired by Thanksgiving table setting

We are sending you our best Thanksgiving wishes and feel we still have lots to be thankful for this year, regardless of 2020 being more than a tough year for the vast majority of us. This can not be celebrated

Axel Vervoordt inspired mood board

Belgian celebrity design Axel Vervoordt is often featured in interior design magazines and is very much known for his use of materials that hold a unique spirit and tell a story. Worn finishes tell a story beyond their unique textures

Thom Browne suiting inspired materials board

There is something incredibly elegant about how American fashion designer Thom Browne approaches suiting. The innovative cuts, fabrics, and layering of patterns are truly unique and so inspiring. We absolutely love the use of traditional patterns such as plaids, pinstripes,

Ultra modern cabin pod inspires this mood board

Danish design brand Vipp created a custom cabin pod and placed it in a secluded Swedish forest. The design includes a mix of black metal and glass, resulting in an ultra-sleek pod for ultimate seclusion and relaxation. You can rent

Smoky cigar club inspired materials board

With the days shortening, the chilly weather, and the desire to be in cozy environments at an all-time high, we got really triggered by this cigar lounge interior. We love the dark tones, the mystique, and the abundance of leather. 

21st century translation of a sixties office design

We discovered this picture of a sixties office space innovating in its open workspace design. The layout is suddenly not so current anymore due to the drastically changing work environment. However, the color story feels very current and future-forward to

Material board inspired by Poltrona Frau x Range Rover collab

We recently learned about this collaboration between luxury titans Range Rover and Poltrona Prau. For the flagship Range Rover edition SVAutobiography, the British car manufacturer offers the optional spec of two Poltrona Frau leather interiors. Nearly all surface materials are

Let’s get spooky with endless cobwebs

It’s finally Halloween again. We love it and are totally in the Halloween spirit. For this mood board, we’re taking inspiration from this endless cobweb hallway that has us totally spooked out. We found the perfect ege carpets pattern to

Organic carpet tile inspired by weathered stone surfaces

Weathered stone surfaces on floors, walls, or table surfaces can be a great source of pattern and color inspiration. The wall in the picture below offers great textures and layers. The crumbling plaster, covered in green moss particularly caught our

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Yellow Rock Trail creates an organic linear pattern

We’re big fans of what long has been considered two contradicting terms in carpet design: an organic linear pattern. We’re true believers that linework can be very organic, which we prove with this carpet pattern by ege carpets which we

Terrazzo mood board

360° terrazzo interior sets a happy and warm tone

We’re totally digging the terrazzo trend in interiors, especially when it’s a 360° integration of terrazzo on floors, walls, and maybe even ceilings. We found inspiration in this fun interior shot and created a mood board with cheerful and warm

Minimal florals in this monochromatic mood board

Floral patterns have been around for ages, which is probably also why many times they are considered old fashioned and not modern enough. We tend to disagree as any more traditional pattern can be reinvented into something current and trendy.

Belgian earth tones and linen textures inspire this mood board

The Belgian interiors style pioneered by renowned designer Axel Vervoordt shot to world fame after his fantastic work for the house of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West. His interiors include many earthy and beige tones, complemented with natural fibers such

Stone quarry gradient inspires this blue gradient carpet tile

For this elegant and timeless mood board, we find inspiration in the color tones and textures found in stone quarries. The near-perfect gradients have been integrated into the ege carpet tile, utilizing the near-unlimited color tones in the ege manufacturing

paint brush mood board

Painterly brush strokes in neutrals for this mood board

For this mood board, we are taking inspiration from painterly brush strokes. This concept is beautifully articulated into the ege carpets Artworks collection, which we are highlighting in this post. For this mood board we used a standard ege pattern which was

Ege Carpets tech mood board

Big tech inspired mood board with this ege carpets pattern

For this mood board we are taking inspiration from the tech industry, more specifically motherboards. The concept is beautifully translated through one of the ege carpets standard patterns, paired with other contract materials. Colors have been selected to be soft

Talk Carpet denim mood board

Blue denim inspired this mood board with ege carpets

Blue denim has become a real staple in any season, and we love it when denim makes its way into interiors. New or worn, dark or light, denim comes in a multitude of variations. This week we’re bringing you a

Talk Carpet jade mood board

Green and jade colors getting us ready for fall

As summer is winding down, we’re already looking forward to new colors in our fall wardrobes. We thought it a fitting time to make a mood board full of those warm fall colors. For this mood board we used a

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Hermès furniture inspires this elegant mood board

We are rather obsessed with the Hermès furniture line, the clean lines and leather details create such timeless elegance. This division of the fashion brand is currently helmed by artistic directors Charlotte Macaux Perelman and Alexis Fabry. The design mantra

Christo’s Mastaba in Hyde Park inspires this mood board

We are paying homage to Christo and Jeanne-Claude with this mood board. The installation in Hyde Park, called the London Mastaba, was so striking through its impact and simplicity. Recently we got to visit an exhibit on this installation in

Cliffs on the Portuguese coast inspire this mood board

The Portuguese coast of Alentejo inspires this mood board with contract products from ege carpets, Emser tile, Wolf Gordon, and PK Contract. The Alentejo coast has some of the most impressive coastal cliffs. It is a surfers paradise and these

2020 runway looks inspire this minimal tie-dye mood board

These spring/summer 2020 runway looks inspired our minimal tie-dye mood board. It’s a happy nod to the hippy style, which is a consistently recurring theme in fashion. Check out the full Vogue post here. The two ege carpets patterns used

David Hockney brings a happy flair to this moodboard

We surely can use happy and uplifting vibes these days, so we’re keeping it bright and summery with this mood board. A refreshing pool sure sounds lovely, and a David Hockney pool takes us away to utopian spaces. As David

Ombré and coral reefs inspire this resort moodboard

For this series we are taking inspiration from this gorgeous ombré effect created by nature. Coral reefs offer a great amount of color tones, of which we translated the blues into the pattern Melange Stripe blue by ege carpets. This

Blush moodboard inspired by Sketch restaurant

It’s all about pinks. We sure love pinks since they make us so happy, something we can definitely use to deal with the global state of things. For this series we are bringing the millennial touch with hues of pink,

Moodboard concepts twice per week starting 8/3

As part of our mission to be your source for fun, fresh and innovative inspiration we are launching a moodboard ideas board. Twice per week we will post a full concept: our inspiration story, the actual moodboard and a room

Modern striped carpet taking cues from Soviet housing blocks

A walk-through of Armenia’s capital, Yerevan, and you will find buildings that have unique architecture. Many of the residential buildings in the city look like apartments were piled on top of each other by a variety of people. Rather than

Blue marine carpet and palette reflecting the Cape Town waters

Imagine a beautiful and glistening ocean adorned by bright-colored fishing boats. The Muizenberg fishing port in Cape Town is a historical part of the city. It features a view that captures many tourists’ hearts. The original fisherman port was built


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