Steal This Look: Accents from Morocco

For these spaces, the owners and designers looked far east to add a Moroccan vibe. We admire the touches of exotic flair that bring an unexpected sense of worldliness to the home.

Above:  Moroccan glazed clay tiles, called Zellige, add vibrant, glossy color to this kitchen (seen on The Kitchen Designer).

Above: Folding towels never looked so chic: a stylish laundry room featuring graphic floor tile from Morocco-based Popham Designs. The tiles are made by hand in Marrakech by local artisans.

Above: Another vibrant Moroccan look using tiles from the Popham Designs Paccha line.

Above: This dining room, seen on Kikette Interiors, gets a dose of North African flair from a Moroccan embroidered straw rug.

Above: An exotic, do-it-yourself headboard that uses a vintage Moroccan wedding blanket (also called a Handira).

For more inspiration on Moroccan details, check out Remodelista’s posts Tabletop: Handblown Moroccan Tea Glasses, Design Sleuth: Glazed Hand-Cut Moroccan Tiles and Storage: Moroccan Baskets from Medina.

 

 

45 comments

Val M.
Val M.3 years ago

Love the kitchen look, but agree with Terry that 'steal' is a poor choice of words.

Terry V.
Terry V.3 years ago

"Steal" is a very poor choice to use as a title

Kristina C.
Kristina C.4 years ago

Thank you! I love the headboard and the kitchen - although the kitchen deserves a house that matches its decor.


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Holly C.
Past Member 4 years ago

That's really cool - thanks!

Swadeep Reddy
Swadeep Reddy4 years ago

Looks cool and nice

Victoria M.
Past Member 4 years ago

thanks.

Jo Asprec
Jo Asprec4 years ago

Nice ideas. thanks for sharing.

Duane B.
.4 years ago

Interesting looks!

Chris Ray
Chris R.4 years ago

Nice looks, thanks!~

Rita White
Rita White4 years ago

interesting....thanks for sharing