From Persian rugs to Moroccan tiles, Middle Eastern design history is rich. And while we might not all have the means to create our Shahrazad-worthy pad, here are nine ways to decorate your flat with Arab accents. You know you want to.
1. Low couches
Sitting on low couches is not only eye candy, but really comfortable.
2. Mosaic tiles
Colorful mosaics can make a huge impact. If you don't live in a place with mosaics like this amazing Moroccan house, buy a few tiles and lay them around your house. It can brighten any room.
3. Rug it up
Rugs can be modern too, as shown in this Egyptian flat. Stick to geometric designs if you are going for this trendy look.
4. Classic wooden chairs
Classic carved wooden chairs add an element of fine taste to this Kuwaiti apartment.
5. Golden touch
You can never have too many gold accents.
6. Decorative woodwork
Take the woodwork to a whole new level with a canopy bed.
The orange accents take this beautiful room and add some serious Moroccan edge.
Hang embroidered cloths on the walls to bring a touch of style to a plain wall.