Shop our exquisite selection of glazed Moroccan ceramic tile also known as Zellige Tile, Zillij and subway tile available in several sizes and colors. Explore the largest collection of Moorish interior design and decorating ideas on the Internet, including kitchens, bathrooms, and swimming pool. If you've been wanting to give your kitchen a new ...
Shop our exquisite selection of glazed Moroccan ceramic tile also known as Zellige Tile, Zillij and subway tile available in several sizes and colors. Explore the largest collection of Moorish interior design and decorating ideas on the Internet, including kitchens, bathrooms, and swimming pool. If you've been wanting to give your kitchen a new look, you've probably put some thought into which colors and trends are in, and which are out. Whether you're going for a streamlined, subdued look, or want to incorporate vibrancy and pops of colors, there are always ways to incorporate trendy colors and tiles into your kitchen remodel. Moorish Architectural Design is the leading supplier of quality handcrafted Moroccan tiles suitable for kitchen floors, walls, bathroom floors, shower wall, swimming pool, and fireplaces. By using our handmade Moroccan tile, you are guaranteed the personal touch of artisans individually making and glazing every tile in your project!
Glazed Moroccan clay tiles also known as Zellige, Zellig, Zillij are traditionally handcrafted from natural clay quarried from the hills on the outskirt of the city of Fez, Morocco. The glaze coating is comprised of liquid colored glass and is applied and baked to the surface of the bisque ( Clay tile body) under very high temperatures. The liquid glass coating is what creates the texture, design and color of a glazed tile and protects the body of the tile from staining. The colors in the glaze come from various minerals, such as zinc, mercury, copper, gold, silver, etc. Glazing allows moroccan ceramic tiles to be offered in unlimited colors and designs. Moroccan Glazed ceramic tile are used in residential and commercial areas such as bathrooms, kitchens, walls and countertops. Some of the features of Moroccan glazed ceramic tile are:
Glazed Moroccan Tiles are available in the following sizes as loose tiles :
or as pre-assembled 12" x 12" slabs:
Moroccan Subway tiles also known as Bejmat tiles are handglazed brick clay tiles measuring approximately 6" x 2" x 3/4". Subway tile is a simple, classic addition to any kitchen, bathroom, fireplace or swimming pool. These rectangular tiles can be arranged in a variety of creative patterns on your walls and floors. They are easy to clean and tightly grouted and have been around for many years. It's been over a hundred years since it was first introduced but subway tile's popularity has proven to be timeless.Today Moorish Architectural Design carries one of the largest selections of handmade Moroccan subway tile and continues to innovate and deliver fashionable new products that are featured in kitchens and bathrooms around the globe. Subway tile has become so popular that you'll find them in homes, restaurants, hotels and just about any place you can imagine. Whether you need a spectacular backsplash in your kitchen or a new look for a bathroom, Moroccan subway tile is not only stylish, but easy to maintain and durable enough to handle the wear and tear on a daily basis. Great for multiple applications, Moroccan subway tile works in commercial and residential environments and is often used on walls in kitchen backsplashes and countertops, in bathrooms around tubs and showers, pool deck, patio floors, courtyard floors and even on fireplaces. To learn more about Moroccan subway tiles, feel free to email or call our Moroccan tile experts at Moorish Architectural design today.
Embrace the new honeycomb trend with our Moroccan Hexagon tiles. A stylish blend of organic architecture and geometric design, this chic and timeless arrangement adds a graphic element to your Moorish home decor. Moroccan Hexagon Zellige tiles are an excellent choice for modern home design, especially for those intrigued by mosaic patterns and vintage aesthetics. Zellige hex tiles are handmade in Morocco, crafted with care to ensure perfect symmetry. They are intended for wet and dry purposes, perfect for bathroom walls, showers, countertops, backsplashes, swimming pool.
Our floor tile collections are inspired by a range of materials including terracotta, clay, ceramic, encaustic cement. Our tiles have superior performance and technical properties, coupled with the durability and ease of maintenance inherent to floor tiles. Due to the combination of all these benefits, our floor tiles are predominantly used in various design projects by architects, designers and homeowners in contemporary, traditional, commercial and residential projects as bathroom floor tiles, kitchen floor tiles or common areas in public or private buildings. Browse through our floor tile section and discover the latest design trends in the industry. You can search through our selections by selecting the color of your choice as well as the size and texture that best suits your current or future project.
Limited edition glazed Moroccan tiles available upon request. Zellige tile are hand glazed terracotta tiles from Fez, morocco. Zellige (pronounced zill-eejh') acquires its coloring from the historic Fez clay body that is a rich terra cotta, inherently forcing it's hue through all the glazes.Traditional Zellij consists of individually shaped and hand cut tesserae or ‘furmah’ - chips of glazed terra cotta tile-work which are set into a plaster base. Modern Zellij includes incredibly vibrant and rich colours in increasingly complex, individually varied patterns set in epoxy.Deeply set in the fabric of Moroccan architecture, the art of Zellij has been used for hundreds of years to decorate homes as a statement of luxury and sophistication. This unique art form developed out of necessity for Moorish artists who desired to create spatial decorations without depicting living things.
if you're tired of the same-ol same-ol, then this tile born from a 10th century Moroccan tile-making craft has arrived just in time for you! Moorish Architectural Design zellige is handmade in Fez morocco by master tile artists. formed from the moroccan earth, and baked in kilns fired by burning olive pits, hand-glazed using natural, sustainable, eco-friendly colors. The zellige glazes have a lovely gloss surface that will have specks, pits, chips and flaws, as well as, undulations of surface. Due to the nature of handmade customers should expect the following from Zellige tiles:
To learn more about our limited edition Zellige, contact us at (415) 702.9617 or email us at email@example.com.
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