Calacatta Honeymoon, also known as Oriental White or Bianco Bello, is a pure white marble with subtle gray veins. It similar to other Calacatta Marbles on the market, but its pattern is softer, with only slight wisps of gray on a bright white background. In recent years Calacatta marble has become the stone of the moment. Its naturally unpredictable pattern looks beautiful when paired with brushed metallics such as copper and silver, creating a contemporary design that is unique, and eye-catching.
Marble is a stone famed for is elegance and beauty, and Calacatta is a prime example of this. It is created when layers of sediment under the earth’s surface are subjected to certain conditions. The balance of minerals, pressure, and temperature determine the stone that is created.
Marble makes a beautiful tile but it is susceptible to staining due to its porosity. Therefore, a marble tile should be covered with a stone sealant to protect it from moisture. Marble is heat resistant, meaning it can cope with the temperature of a hot pan or hair styling iron, making it ideal for use in kitchens and bathrooms. It has a durability which makes it suitable for a variety of applications throughout the home, as well as the exterior. It is safe in freezing conditions, making it ideal for creating a feature entrance to your home.