The sumptuous colors and exquisite exotic patterns of Moroccan furniture can transform the ambiance of any room. Morocco is a small country in North Africa and its artists are inspired by the desert that dominates their country and is associated with the unique Mediterranean motifs of Islam and Arabia. Their work incorporates colors like green, blue, yellow, red, gold and silver; their models are soothing and cleverly designed.
A Moroccan interior design theme can begin right outside your door, incorporating elements such as painted ceilings, arches and doors. Enhance the mood by lighting the entrance with Moroccan sconces, which can be brass, glass or metal and usually have the shape of triangles or squares. They are available in a variety of shapes and sizes. Further, candle lamps can give any room a warm and exotic look that will set the tone for a romantic evening.
Moroccan furniture created by local artisans is either expensive or not very well done. The value of this furniture lies in the fact that it was created by local craftsmen. It is traditional and handmade, making each piece of furniture a unique work of art. The furniture is heavy and durable, often taking on difficult geometric shapes. The furniture frames are frequently engraved in silver copper. For your living room, think of benches and small tables circular or hexagonal of Morocco.
Accessorise the room with exotic accents, such as mirrors, fabrics and mosaics, to create an exciting world of colors and textures. The fabric of Morocco is made of soft silk embroidered with exotic patterns. The patterns usually contain an interesting mix of diamonds, squares and other geometric shapes, represented with bright colors. Leather is another favorite coating for Moroccan furniture, as evidenced by the popularity of pouffes.
Ceramic tiles or hardwood floors are perfect throughout the home because they allow you to use area rugs to brighten the decor of any room. Moroccan rugs are functional works of art. Some well placed carpets will leave your guests with the slightest doubt about the theme of your room. The soothing design and the use of warm colors will satisfy guests with a sense of welcome and tranquility. A traditional kilim will make an inspired addition to your living room.
The Moroccan decoration can be extended to the kitchen with a colorful handmade kitchen tagine, as well as decorated plates, bowls, trays, tea glasses, vases and ceramic counters. Accessories are the key to an elegant kitchen and the same goes for the bathroom. Beautify your bathroom with beautiful mosaic patterns; accessorize with paints, shower curtains, shower mats and cabinets.
You will also find many accessories to enhance your bedroom, whether you want a complete makeover or just to add a touch of the Orient. Moroccan furniture, in the form of chests of drawers, chests of drawers and bedside tables, are only beginnings – accessorized with mirrors, headboards, carpets and window treatments for a neat atmosphere. You can even buy highly decorated pieces to cover your ceiling or invest in a unique wall fountain. The bright, earthy colors of a Moroccan themed room will not fail to create a sense of sumptuousness and well-being.
Moroccan furniture and decoration can be an investment that you will cherish for years. The uniqueness and craftsmanship of these quality decors will cost a little more, but the aesthetic and cultural value of these pieces will survive through the generations and can only enhance the appeal of your family home. Be creative and make this investment an exotic and clever furniture, accessories and designs with timeless value!