Subway tile all the wa to the ceiling
Large Urban tiles with wood-grain like texture.
Subway tile in brick pattern placed vertically instead of horizontal
American Olean white subway tile all the way to ceiling with stripe of mosaic tile as accent.
White American Olean subway tile with mosaic strip, looks like same color as our floor.
Large grain tiles vertical
NICE use of the stripe mosaic accent also as the shelf of the inset. Pulls the accent through in an interesting way.
subtle variation of tile
horizontal "striped" tile
Inset with glass shelf as Derek suggested