Moroccan style

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Riad Laksiba, Marrakesh, Morocco. Website: *

Moroccan style is a new trend in decoration which takes its roots from Moorish architecture and Moroccan architecture, it has been made popular by the vogue of Riads renovation in Marrakech. Its becoming popular in some circles in UK and the USA. Riad Laksiba notably formed part of a reality TV program following a family buying and restoring an ancient Riad in the Medina of Marrakech. It was aired on House Hunters International to an estimated global audience of 97 millions on September 21, 2010. Due to the popularity of this trend the TV show is regularly repeated.

Moroccan architecture is beautiful, ranging from royal arches to modern buildings lit up with neon lights at night. More and more companies are starting to sell merchandise from Morocco primarily to the US thanks to the Internet. Most notably, MoroccanStash[1] has made a big impact with the American people in 2017.

Some of the most well-known Moroccan decorations are the lanterns. A Moroccan lantern can completely transform a room.

See also[edit]


  • New Moroccan Style : The Art of Sensual Living ISBN 0-609-61045-7
  • Moroccan Style (Architecture & Design Library) ISBN 1-56799-956-5
  • Living in Morocco: Design from Casablanca to Marrakesh ISBN 0-500-28264-1
  1. ^ MoroccanStash is growing to become the largest Moroccan online store for Americans. "Moroccan decor & clothing"