Islamic tiles

Islamic Art and Architecture. These are the roots of Mexican design elements. They came to Spain with the Moors and then to Mexico with the Spaniards. #HomeDecor, #InteriorDesign,

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A tile from the Mausoleum of Shah Rukn-e-Alam in Multan, Pakistan. Photo by Martin Gray for National Geographic.

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Tile, Damascus, Syria. 1420-1450 artist unknown. From the Collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum. They have a stunning group of Islamic tiles.

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Islamic Patterns - 7 Repins - Garden of Allah - I think these patterns and colores would make a beautiful modern quilt. So pretty.

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Zellige This framework of expression arose from the need of Islamic artists to create spatial decorations that avoided depictions of living things, consistent with the teachings of Islamic law.

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