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Mexican Interior Designs Warm Your Home

Mexican vacations are a luxury that not everyone is able to afford, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the atmosphere of our southern neighbors any time of the year. Mexican interior designs warm your home and bring Mexico to you. If you’ve ever been to Mexico or the Southwest, you’ll recognize the influence of […]

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Spanish Ironworks Moorish Influence

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Spanish ironwork produced in Castile and Andalucia developed in an entirely different way due to the influence of the Moorish artists in the area. Besides being influenced by their designs, the Spanish blacksmiths were also influenced by their work in other metals. The Arab influences, it seemed, played the most important role in the design […]

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Using Candles In Spanish Style Decorating

Using Candles In Spanish Style Decorating

Ambiance. Atmosphere. These are words that describe how a room feels, what type of mood it projects. When trying to create the perfect ambiance for your Spanish style home, try using candles in decorating. While you may be trying to create a specific atmosphere or mood when burning candles, it is important to keep these […]

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Spanish Style Homes That Continue To Please

Spanish Style Homes

Stucco wall surfaces, arched doors and windows, and terra cotta tiled roofs are some of the elements of Spanish style homes that continue to please homeowners of this popular style house. Other elements that appeal to these homeowners are the low-pitched roof and wrought iron fences. Spanish style homes in the United States found their […]

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Spanish Style Décor For Every Home

Spanish Style Decor

Even if you don’t live in a Spanish style house, that doesn’t mean you can’t incorporate elements in your home. In fact, it’s possible to use Spanish style décor for every home and architectural style. Spanish style décor is characterized by handcrafted wooden and leather furniture, wrought iron accessories, and bright colors. You don’t have […]

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Plan For Spanish Style Decorating

Homeowners all over the country take time out of their busy schedules to redecorate or remodel their homes when they tire of how their home looks.  If you like the look of Spanish Style Décor, why not roll up your sleeves and create your dream décor.  Here’s a plan for Spanish style decorating. Before you […]

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Mexican Country Furniture Gives Old World Charm

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If you’ve eaten Mexican food lately, you’ve probably seen how the Mexican country furniture gives old world charm to the restaurant.  What is Mexican country furniture and how can you incorporate it into your home? Authentic Mexican furniture is made from solid wood and often has iron drawer pulls or hinges.  Quite often they are […]

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Spanish Style Bathroom Vanity – Part II

Anitique Bathroom Vanity

If you want to catch up on Part I of the Article – click here: Mexican Style Bathroom Cabinets Spanish Style Bathroom Vanity First and perhaps the best indicator of the authenticity of it is the price. Authentic antique vanity can go 10 times more expensive as its antique-design counterpart, or even more. And just […]

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