Islamic pattern mosaic-when the focus is on vegetal and geometric designs rather than the digital, it really does lead to brilliant, mesmerising patterns.

An Islamic pattern mosaic found on Hassan II Mosque, built in The mosque was completed to celebrate the birthday of King Hassan .

Porcelain Tiles, Topkapı Palace, Istanbul, Turkey

Porcelain Tiles, Topkapı Palace, Istanbul, Turkey I spent hours wandering the palace. I loved all the intricate details in the decor

Turkish design

Embroidery Patterns of Turkish Çini motifi: from li. jwt I don't know what these Designs are Originally used for, they look like Scroll Work? They will make Beautiful Embroidery Work!

Wall tiling decoration of Qasr Radwan, Cairo, 17th century.

Wall tiling decoration of Qasr Radwan, Cairo, C. From The Influence of Islamic Decoration on the Victorians

Medieval Ornament no. 1: Conventional leaves and flowers from illuminated manuscript. (1856) from: The grammar of ornament by Owen Jones

Jones believed that reproducing flowers and similar objects in a naturalistic way was in bad taste. He preferred to create stylised motifs and designed a range of high quality silks using this type of pattern for leading manufacturers

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