Get Inspired: From Morocco With Love

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Few places are more synonymous with tile—all types of tiles—than Morocco. Rabat is another wonderful cement tile design that takes its name and much of its inspiration from Morocco. Now, if you’re looking for something a little bolder that can capture the intensity of color and pattern that overflows in Morocco, look no further than Tangier. Our other concrete tile collections also bring some of the flavor of Morocco. Morocco tile design tile installation

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Create the Mosaics of the Mediterranean at Chautauqua

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In this hands-on course, we’ll journey to the sunny Mediterranean from West to East and design and re-create the geometric patterned mosaics of Morocco, the broken tile mosaics of Antoni Gaudí’s Barcelona and the Byzantine glass tile mosaics of ancient Constantinople. Antoni Gaudi Barcelona Broken Tile Mosaics Byzantine Mosaics Constantinople Create the Mosaics of the Mediterranean at Chautauqua George Woideck Istanbul Woideck Moroccan Mosaics Morocco Mosaics

Handcrafted Zellige Tile Collection Celebrates Authentic Moroccan Artistry

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Skilled artisans in Fez, Morocco use local clays fired in kilns fueled by olive pits to create these tiles, which are then finished with an enamel glaze. The production of glazed clay tiles in Morocco dates back over 1,000 years. Gulf Shores, AL (July 17, 2020) ? The new Zellige tile collection from Villa Lagoon Tile brings a rustic charm to residential and hospitality projects.

Tile Inspiration from Around The World

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If you’re inspired by the ornamental architecture of Morocco. Ceramic tile encompasses thousands of years of history and extends to nearly every culture in the world. Its beauty and durability can be seen in our greatest historical buildings and most treasured cities, with some of the civilization’s earliest tile constructions still standing today. But you don’t need to travel overseas to bring the worldly charm of tile into your home or business.

Cement Tiles Around the World (Infographic)

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10 Designer Tips For Moroccan Inspired Décor

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Can Morocco get any more beautiful? Our designer tips will help guide towards bringing Morocco directly to your door. In Morocco, every room is filled with an array of beautiful hues that make the home come to life. These particular hues help bring Morocco directly to your home. The views are not only impeccable buts the style is just as enchanting.

Porcelain, The Ultimate Outdoor Tile

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Tangier, Morocco. Kasbah Museum. For nearly 6,000 years, ancient architects have incorporated ceramic tile in their building projects. Ceramic tile was used during the construction of buildings, walkways, and courtyards. In fact, its tough structure helped to make it a top material choice for outdoor tile projects 1000’s of years ago.

Havana Cantina Cement Tiles Evoke Cool, Eclectic Look and Feel of Cuban and Moroccan Design

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This lovely pattern by Villa Lagoon Tile can transform your room to summon Morocco’s coastline or transport you back to the streets of Old Havana. Named Havana Cantina , the handcrafted “cultural crossover” cement tile looks stunning in a master bath or even as a kitchen backsplash. The repeating geometry of the eight-pointed stars in cool shades of sage, rainforest and seashell complement the flowing organic elements to create a larger floral pattern.

Week of June 8th, 2020 – Beaches & Aquariums

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Located in Casablanca, Morocco, the elevator display rests inside a shopping center, and had to be shipped over from the U.S. Top 5 Design Posts of the Week. With warm weather comes Summer fun, and everyone knows the beach trip you’ve had planned since December is going to be the highlight of your entire Summer – maybe of the entire year! And coming from a spring everyone spent the majority of inside their own homes, the beach has never sounded like more of a getaway than now.

5 Cement Tile Patterns You’ll Love For Your Boho Chic Home

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Our selection of Mediterranean tiles lets you create an old-world feel, whether you’re trying to emulate Greece, France, Morocco or any other exotic culture of this region.

Where You Find Granada Cement Tiles You’ll Find Great Coffee

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And, like the coffee created and served in these cafes, our cement tiles reflect a global influence, drawing on the best designs from France, Spain, Morocco, Nicaragua (to name just a few of the countries that have influenced our tile patterns) to create a cement tile product that is at once timeless and modern and, like its liquid counterpart, the best of its kind.

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Tidying Up: How to Clean Up Different Tile Types

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Ceramic tile has a colorful history because of its global contributors, like delicate Delft blue and white tile from the Netherlands or bright and geometric tile from Morocco. It’s no secret that Americans have fallen in love with Marie Kondo and her mission to clean up homes across the nation.

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Decorating with Moroccan-Inspired Cement Tiles

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Dating back to the 10 th century, Moroccan tiles are truly historic pieces of art that originate in the old city of Fez, Morocco and parts of Spain. Granada Tile has traveled across the globe to Morocco to find inspiration for our very own Moroccan cement tile designs. Known as “the prince of tiles,” zellige can be viewed inside ancient tombs, palaces and temples throughout Morocco.

Spotted: Granada Tiles Fez Cement Tile in East Hampton’s Moby Restaurant In Design Sponge

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Cement tile is renowned for its durability — not only is the cement tough but because the color layer is not just a thin layer on top but actually goes through to a depth of 5/8″ on our 8″ x 8″ tiles the color will remain bright and beautiful through a lot of wear and tear (think of the still beautiful cement tile covering the outdoor plazas and the indoor floors all over Europe, Morocco, India, South America and more.

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Granada Tile Minis Cement Tile Collection: Small But Mighty

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The Granada Tile Mini cement tile collection was inspired by the zellige ceramic tile patterns of Morocco, which sprang to life in the 10th century and seem to cover every surface that country. Have you checked out our Minis collection of cement tiles ? Our Minis cement tile collection recreates these classic and timeless designs with one key and important difference: our interpretation uses concrete instead of the original ceramic.

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In A Small Space, Mini Concrete Tiles Offer Maximum Impact

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These small scale tiles were inspired by the classic zellige tiles of Morocco. They may be mini, but their impact is big. Have you checked out our minis collection of cement tiles ? They’re tiny, it’s true, but their design impact is a mighty powerful one! Take a look at this project by Stefani Stein shown here. The perfectly organized mudroom has everything including a place to hang your hat. There’s even space for the dog to rest and eat.

Colors Dance at Gypsy Kitchen – Atlanta Buckhead

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Morocco is just a stone’s throw from Spain and both countries have extensive Moorish architecture and tiles like this classic pattern. . Villa Lagoon Tile takes the lead in the interplay of color at one of north Atlanta’s newest trendy eating establishments. The architects and designers used our custom encaustic cement tile in vibrant colors to create pretty entrance and a playful mood inside.

Granada Tile’s Fez Cement Tiles Is The Welcome Mat In A Colorado Home

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Paving the streets, main squares and outdoor spaces of Italy, France, Morocco and South America, they’ve survived the scuffle of feet over hundreds of years, retaining their bright, distinctive beauty. When editor in Chief Kate Meyers of Colorado Homes and Lifestyle moved into her best friend’s home, she chose Granada Tile’s Fez cement tile to delineate the front foyer and put her own spin on the house.

Granada Tile’s Fez Cement Tile Makes A Bathroom Pop

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While the name and the pattern, based on classic tile design seen in the city of Fez in Morocco might peg the pattern as old-skool, this design by Breeze Giannasio Interiors makes it clear that it is definitely very of the moment, the graphic black and white a timeless yet always impactful choice for bathroom tile.

Avente Tile Talk: Cement Tiles Add to the Impeccable Details of.

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The painting, El Morocco , is by Jerome Carlin and depicts a well-healed family having dinner in a nice restaurant. El Morocco by Jerome Carlin is a focal point in the main dining room of The Coronet. Tuesday, April 22, 2014. Cement Tiles Add to the Impeccable Details of Tucson-Area Restaurant. By Bill Buyok , Avente Tile. All photos provided by Sally Kane. I must begin this post by saying, thanks!

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Avente Tile Talk: Moroccan Tile: In a Class of Its Own

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” Zillij, or tilework of Morocco. The authors further go on to say, “Zillij has been employed in Morocco since the earliest times, as may be seen from the mosaic pavements of the old city of Walili (Volubilis). Tuesday, September 4, 2012. Moroccan Tile: In a Class of Its Own. Countries with colorful histories have always provided a deep-rooted fascination to outsiders because of their culture, traditions, food, and most importantly, the art produced within the country.

4 Most Instagram-Worthy Cement Tiles

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Alhambra is a quirky, fun tile pattern with roots in Morocco that offers a starburst pattern that can be put together in a wide variety of ways to create stunning designs in a range of colors. If there’s one thing that just about every designer wants in this day and age, it’s to have their room be Instagram-worthy. A great way to start is to choose elegant, sturdy, and vibrant cement tiles. These are outstanding for foyers, bathrooms, kitchens, patios, or just about anywhere.

A Toronto Icon Expands With Custom Cement Tile

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An image sent from the factory floor in Morocco. The Drake Hotel has become a cultural hotspot of Toronto, known for art, music, and a fun atmosphere. When they decided to expand, they turned to the London office of the Martin Brudnizki Design Studio to define the look of “ Drake One Fifty ” (named for its location at 150 York Street).

Avente Tile Talk: Islamic Star Patterns in Tile Design

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Examples of this work still exist in Spain, Italy, Morocco, India, and Turkey. Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Islamic Star Patterns in Tile Design. By Selena Madden. As a recent Art History graduate from Loyola Marymount University, the Arts of Islam became a favorite subject among the various cultures and styles I studied. Iran or Central Asia, 15th Century. LACMA.

Back to Basics: AC’s Ceramic Tile Collections

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Originally, handmade tiles were used to adorn places of worship like temples and mosques throughout countries like Iran, Turkey, Egypt and Morocco. It’s that time of year, when kids to go back to school. We can’t scroll through our Facebook news feeds without seeing a tiny person holding a chalkboard sign with their name and grade on it.

Avente Tile Talk: Portuguese Ceramic Tile: Architectural History and.

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Brought to Portugal in the 1400s from Morocco and Algeria, the ceramic tiles are not only beautiful to look at, but also serve as a functional need in reflecting sunlight, trapping cold air, and keeping houses cool during the hot Portuguese summers. Tuesday, December 10, 2013. Portuguese Ceramic Tile: Architectural History and Preservation Through the Ages. Ceramic tile façade in Portugal.

Porcelain, The Ultimate Outdoor Tile

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Tangier, Morocco. Kasbah Museum. For nearly 6,000 years, ancient architects have incorporated ceramic tile in their building projects. Ceramic tile was used during the construction of buildings, walkways, and courtyards. In fact, its tough structure helped to make it a top material choice for outdoor tile projects 1000’s of years ago.

Satisfy Your Summer Wanderlust with the New H&M Summer Stories Line

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Called H&M Summer Stories , the campaign was shot in a riad in Marrakech, Morocco. We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. H&M took our love of boho chic next-level for summer with their latest summer home collection. The pieces are the perfect mix of tropical patterns, modern yet exotic textures and vibrant, on-trend colors.

Cement Tiles Inspired by World Travels

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If you take a trip to Morocco , you’ll quickly notice that dazzling, colorful tiles embrace the walls and floors of nearly every building you come across. Ceramic tiles first made an appearance in the ninth or tenth century BC, with cement tile arriving quite a bit later in the 1800s when hydraulic presses were invented and Portland cement was discovered.

Avente Tile Talk: Fall in Love with a Classic - Casablanca Cement Tile

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Image credit: Morocco Travel Blog. Tuesday, February 12, 2013. Fall in Love with a Classic - Casablanca Cement Tile. Project Pick: Moroccan Inspired Cement Tile Floor. This months project pick includes a tile pattern whose name conjures both a romantic and exotic locale and the setting for a 1942 American romantic film classic, Casablanca. A perfect choice for Valentines Day!

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Seduced by Mr.Steam

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Mrs. Steam traveled to Morocco to research and develop these products. Have you ever stopped to think about how design impacts your health and well-being? Design is just not working if it doesn’t make you feel good and that is what Mr. Steam is all about. One of my experiences on the Modenus Blog Tour Vegas was to attend Modenus Talks.

All About the Craftsmanship of Cement Tiles

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Some of the most popular options include the Minis range inspired by the zellige tiles from Morocco. Cement tiles aren’t just popular because of the stunning designs available, they’re also one of the most durable types of tile on the market. In fact, there are many examples of 100-year-old cement tile installations that still look great today. So what is it that makes cement tiles so hardwearing? Historic Techniques Brought To Life With Quality Craftsmanship.

The History of Ceramic Encaustic Tiles

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When browsing our collections , you’ll find tile designs influenced by many regions and cultures, including Europe, South America, Morocco, the Mediterranean and beyond. At Granada Tile, we go above providing you with just the tile design you desire for your space. We give you background and share the encaustic tile history, so you can share what you’ve learned when you are entertaining and your guests are admiring your newly adorned home.

Check Out the New Cravings by Chrissy Teigen Line at Target

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Namely Marrakech, Morocco, where Chrissy and her family have visited several times. We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Chrissy Teigen is back at Target with her second collection for Cravings by Chrissy Teigen. Mrs. John Legend’s first line was so popular, her Santoku Knife became a cult favorite that would sell out as quickly as Target could produce it.

2018 Anthropologie Holiday Decor is Fresh, Fun and Festive

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Take inspiration from the souks (markets) and hand crafts found in Morocco and decorate your home for the holidays in a Moroccan theme. We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Before you start decorating for the holidays , check out the 2018 Anthropologie holiday ornament and decor collection for a fresh spin on this year’s festivities.

The 31 Best Residential Design Blogs Featuring Awesome Cement Tile (A Definitive List For Encaustic Tile Enthusiasts)

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When it comes to cement tile, AphroChic has the travel bug, capturing wonderful sightings of cement tiles in Morocco and Paris. If you’re a connoisseur of stunning interiors looking for a list of interior design blogs featuring beautiful cement tile images, practical advice on installing and incorporating cement tiles into residential and commercial projects and insightful tips on how to make the most of this popular material, you’ve come to the right place.

Revisiting Pierre Chareau at The Jewish Museum

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He came to America after a stay in Morocco and become a close friend of Robert Motherwell; he built a small house on his property but his career did not flourish here. Several years ago, I had the privilege of visiting Maison de Verre in Paris (1928-32) commissioned by Annie and Jean Dalsace as a meeting place for artists, musicians and intellectuals as well as a place for Dr. Dalsace to practice medicine.

Cement Tiles Around the World [Infographic]

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Morocco. Cement tiles can be seen across countless blogs and magazines in countries around the world. Learn about the cement tile styles from various regions and cultures, and get inspired by the endless possibilities. Share this Image On Your Site. </p><br </p><br /><br /><br /> <p><strong>Please include attribution to granadatile.com with this graphic.</strong></p><br

Enchanting Small Patio Ideas To Try This Summer

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Moroccan Style When it comes to Morocco decor you want to layer as many pieces as possible. As sunny days are extended, and warmer nights are quickly approaching, outdoor time will quickly become essential. Something is charming and serene about having a patio space that screams tranquility. For those that are fortunate enough to have a patio, it is essential to create a space that makes you feel at home yet on vacation at once.

Lovely Range of Themed Children’s Beds Mixing Fun, Play and Rest

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This four-poster Moroccan style girls bed comes with a Morocco Chic canopy, large under bed drawer which can be used as a pull-out guest bed. Balancing fun and rest, these new children’s beds from Danish company Lifetime are a treat. The collection below features special themes ranging from pirates and princesses to Morrocan style materials and airplanes. These fun sleeping solutions provide kids with more than just a place to rest their heads as they also double up as play areas.