Explore Cairo Egypt, Mosques, and more!

it's all about the light… the ways we seek to let it in, dissect it, paint with it… patterns of infinite beauty.

Arabesque Window by Nathan Schmidt (in a mosque in Cairo, Egypt) Ursula Rowena Carlton Interior Design

Through the Arches, Agra, India! Sitara India is a North and South Indian Cuisine Restaurant located in Layton, UT!

A very good morning to all of my friends and here’s wishing you all a fabulous weekend!  Hope it is filled with fun! family! and friends! It is once again time for a little Week in Review.  One of my hopes of this little series is to hopefully show you something that you might not …

Week in Review

Spain (perhaps Barcelona? Gorgeous stone facade with Art Nouveau swirls and a bit of Gaudi inspiration

islam & art

Islamic Plaster Work Photograph - Islamic Plaster Work Fine Art Print - n: islamic architecture texture


Going to do this with my brick fireplace - not necessarily the door and window (though that is a neat idea) but just to break up the monotony of my painted brick! This idea, I LOVE!

I don't have a wine cellar, but this door is phenomenal! I would love to be able to incorporate this look/style/feel somewhere in my home. Maybe it's time for a new front door!?....

Entrance to my cellar.too bad I don't like wine - no way to justify installing this. Photo by Joe Mortelliti: doorway


An arabesque at the Mausoleum of Mohammed V in Morocco photographed by Reena Azim Negi. I love the pattern on this picture

The World That We Live In: Fez Medina

century door to one of the King's palaces, Fez Medina, Morocco © Brooke Erin