Out on the Tiles

There are several kinds of wall decoration with tiles in the starring role. How about travel photography? Look for some lovely images of stunning mosaics, or make some yourself, and have them framed.




For maximum effect, why not dedicate a wall to a wonderful mosaic? It will take some time and money, but your home will have an exotic look and a permanent feeling of summer.


These gorgeous handbags with tile prints are by Dolce & Gabbana. The designers were truly inspired by antique tiles and also designed wonderful dresses with the prints.


If you’re looking for a grand makeover but are not ready to add tiles to your wall, you can try tile stickers. These vinyl ones by Home Art Stickers are made to last and will give your dining room the flair of a Mediterranean restaurant.


Lisbon-based shop Home Art Stickers makes beautiful decals and wall art. These posters look great on their own, but as a group of six they have an even more fantastic impact.


Doesn’t this set by Etsy shop Mokami look stunning? The patterns are inspired by the mosaics in the Alhambra, the famous Moorish palace and fortress in Granada, Spain. The intense turquoise will bring light to any room.


Artist Shelby Dillon is inspired by many different kinds of tiles – Mexican, Moroccan and Portuguese. Framing them in a broad white frame and mount will give the art prints a very classy look. shelbydillonstudio.com


Textile designer Helen Rawlinson sells beautiful cushions, lampshades and gifts. There are several items inspired by Moroccan tiles, amongst which are these lovely cushions and even a very pretty apron.


Images from: etsy.com, thedecopages.fr, vestiairecollective.com, pinterest.com, helenrawlinson.com