Weekly Articles

Be Eclectic at Home

Thursday February 15, 2018

El Dia de Los Muertos (the Day of the Dead), can be celebrated all year long with our funky, handmade pieces of art! An eclectic home can employ a variety of styles as long as they fit the design story of the space. Mexican and southwest home accessories (Read More)

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Change Your Mood with Design

Thursday February 15, 2018

Ways to influence your mood at home are rather easy to incorporate. Earth tones are a great way to promote an uplifting mood, as they connect you to nature. The color of a room can influence your mood in more ways than you think. Change your mood with interior (Read More)

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Thoughts on Displaying Artwork

Thursday February 15, 2018

Paintings with a lot of texture are frequently displayed without a frame so the viewer can experience the contours of the paint without any obstruction. Displaying artwork at home is a wondrous way to express your own individual taste. Whether you are an (Read More)

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Showcase your Talavera Plate Collection

Thursday February 8, 2018

A simple plate rack is turned into a work of art when filled with colorful plates. Do you have a collection of plates wasting away in a cabinet, just waiting to be used? If they are decorative, such as our authentic Talavera Plates from Mexico, then why (Read More)

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Make your Ceiling Appear Higher with these Tricks

Thursday February 8, 2018

The keyword to creating more height is vertical! Tall interior spaces trigger a sense of grandiose we’re used to seeing in old churches and famous buildings. High ceilings create an open and airy environment to move around and spread out without feeling (Read More)

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Make the Most of your Patio

Thursday February 8, 2018

Adding a splash of color can transform your patio space, and it’s so easy to do. The fresh flowers and first rays of sunlight – summer really is the best time of the year and also the perfect time to make the most of your hacienda’s patio. Adding a splash (Read More)

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Home Decor - Little Things Can Make Big Difference

Thursday February 1, 2018

Your living space deserves thoughtful design, to further spur on creativity in your life. Sometimes, it truly is the little things that make a big difference in the feeling and/or look of your home. We often are conscious about what things look like, however (Read More)

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Focus on Southwest Interior Design

Thursday February 1, 2018

You can’t go wrong in your selections, just be true to what resonates with you. Southwest Décor – Maybe you've just moved into your home or possibly considering a remodeling of your kitchen or bathroom spaces. Choosing a home decorating style can create a (Read More)

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Add Some Springtime Inside

Thursday February 1, 2018

Another way to shake off the winter blues is by inviting in some sunshine! It may be winter, however since Christmas is over and done with, you may be seeking to add a bit of fresh springtime inside of your home to help the winter months pass faster. Toss (Read More)

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Bedroom Design - A Deep and Restful Sleep

Thursday January 25, 2018

The bedroom's main functions are sleep and relaxation. It only takes a few simple bedroom interior design tips to create a room that will invite a deep and restful sleep each night. Anyone can place a bed, a chest of drawers and a nightstand in a room (Read More)

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Invigorating Aztec Interior Styling

Thursday January 25, 2018

The Aztecs loved intense red and orange flowers, the shifting blues of the Caribbean, the hot tropical sky and dazzling blue jungle butterflies. Use invigorating Aztec interior styling to enliven the rooms in your home! Mexican design has been noticeably (Read More)

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Investing in Bathroom Decorating

Thursday January 25, 2018

La Fuente Imports offers the Tuscan sink vanity that combines modern lines with rustic appeal and features an above counter mounted copper sink that will become the focal point of any bathroom. Bathroom Decorating -- in general, many homeowners don’t take (Read More)

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The History of the Sombrero

Thursday January 18, 2018

Since Sombreros are an icon of Mexican culture, they are perfect for almost any festive occasion! The Sombrero is a broad-brimmed, high-crowned hat made of felt or straw, worn especially in Spain, Mexico, and the southwestern United States. The sombrero (Read More)

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You Don't Have to Sacrifice Great Style

Thursday January 18, 2018

Saturating your home with color is a great style element that you can do yourself. Create a welcoming entrance to your home by setting your foyer apart from the rest of the house with color. Use a fabric, tile, texture or decorative motif as inspiration (Read More)

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Make Your Living Room More Versatile

Thursday January 18, 2018

Living rooms need to be one of the most versatile spaces in your home. Like the name implies, the living room is easily one of the most important rooms in our homes. Unlike basements, kitchens or bathrooms, the living room is usually our first thought when (Read More)

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Add an Artistic Touch with a Chandelier

Thursday January 11, 2018

La Fuente Imports offers numerous lighting collections which are gathered from all over the world and represent the finest styling and craftsmanship. Add an artistic touch to your home decor with a beautiful new chandelier. A chandelier is defined as “a (Read More)

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The Process of Interior Design

Thursday January 11, 2018

Simply adding colorful rugs to your space can change the entire visual appearance of your room. “Interior design is the process of shaping the experience of interior space, through the manipulation of spatial volume as well as surface treatment. Not to be (Read More)

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Decorating with Art Can Be Exciting

Thursday January 11, 2018

Spaces like the area over a fireplace will get a lot of attention from passersby so hanging your prized piece is the perfect step for these spots. Decorating can be one of the most exciting times during your experience as a homeowner. Not only are you creating (Read More)

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Talavera Tile Stair Risers

Thursday January 4, 2018

Your stair risers can be a fun place to express your unique style. You can make a permanent change or choose a versatile way to decorate your stair risers. Either way, it’s sure to stand out! Depending on their placement in your home, your stairs can be (Read More)

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Easy Accessorizing for the Living Room

Thursday January 4, 2018

Before you start buying all new products for your sofa, pay attention to the color. While your living room has many decorative features, nothing stands out more than your sofa. After all, it is one of the largest decorative elements in the room where you (Read More)

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Design Your Home For Future Sale

Thursday January 4, 2018

Add some garden planters filled with flowers which coordinate with the colors in your numbers and it pulls it all together like a professional. Designing to sell your home in the future can be complex if you let it be. There are a lot of different things (Read More)

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Master Bedroom Storage and More

Thursday December 28, 2017

Turn your master bedroom from drab to fab with an accent wall. Don't be afraid of a splash of color. After a long day, most just need space to relax and unwind. Your bedroom is just that. But if you’re finding lately that it’s become more of a stress than (Read More)

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A Well-Designed Kitchen

Thursday December 28, 2017

A well-designed kitchen is made for both cooking and entertaining. That’s why kitchen decorating is so important. Many choose to gather in the space to take in the fabulous smells of something baking while enjoying great conversation. The kitchen counter (Read More)

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Functional Home Office Ideas

Thursday December 28, 2017

Developing an organized work-at-home routine and creating an efficient work space to facilitate productivity is a must for those who telecommute. Create a Sleek, Functional Home Office. The regular work-at-home, non-self-employed population has grown by (Read More)

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What Does Your Entryway Tell Visitors

Thursday December 21, 2017

Your entryway is the first impression people have of your home. So, it’s important to spend the time to make the room look its best. If you imagined walking into your home as a visitor, what would greet you as you enter? Maybe a mess of shoes by the door or (Read More)

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How to Savor Your Beautifully Imperfect Home

Thursday December 21, 2017

The more you use your home, the more you will appreciate its usefulness in supporting everything you do. Do you love your imperfect home? Hardly anyone escapes from having interior design envy, now do they? “Of course, we all want homes that are tidy, (Read More)

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Collecting Santa Rosa Majolica Pottery

Thursday December 21, 2017

The Santa Rosa workshop lies in the mountains of central Mexico, high above the city of Guanajuato at 8,360 feet. The company takes its name from both the town and the clay of the local Sierra de Santa Rosa mountains used in the pottery. Santa Rosa Majolica (Read More)

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Elegant Table Setting Ideas from Mexico

Thursday December 14, 2017

Our hand-blown glassware comes from a collective of seasoned Jalisco artisans. Using recycled glass, they melt, blow, shape and texture each style at over 2,700 degrees Fahrenheit. Each artisan apprentices for six to eight years before earning the title of Master (Read More)

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Large Vases Used as Floor Art at Home

Thursday December 14, 2017

Consider transforming your entryway or interior space with a stunning ceramic vase from Mexico! What a wonderful way to welcome anyone to your home! A big and beautiful piece of floor art can serve as a dramatic accent for your home’s foyer or any place you (Read More)

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Introducing Lupita Figurines

Thursday December 14, 2017

Today, Lupita dolls have become more often decorative. Typically ceramic and painted in festive colors, they're commonly displayed for good luck. La Fuente Imports is excited to share our new line of Lupita Figurines. Born in the 1800s, Lupita dolls were (Read More)

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Showcase your Unique Eco Friendly Interior Styling

Thursday December 7, 2017

Whatever your unique eco-style, make sure you showcase it at home! Going green these days is huge. Environmentally friendly, healthy design trends are one of the hottest...if not the very hottest...trends around. In addition to being lovely to look at, the (Read More)

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What do Rooms in Your House Say

Thursday December 7, 2017

A little splash of color goes a long way. As you walk through your home, what does each room say? Does your interior design and color scheme mirror a specific mood; is the kitchen clean and efficient, living room relaxing and inviting, bedroom a warm, enticing (Read More)

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Decorating with your Personality

Thursday December 7, 2017

One’s desire for certain colors can be quite personal, as each color evokes different emotions based on our unique experiences, current events, memories and style preferences. Whether you realize it or not, the colors you select for your home’s décor and (Read More)

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How Will You Use the Color of the Year

Thursday November 30, 2017

When it comes to color, it’s important to stay up-to-date on current trends, as they can change quickly and often. A new year is a perfect time to begin updating old colors around the house to popular hues, especially if you plan on selling soon. When it (Read More)

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Perfect Kitchen Color Schemes

Thursday November 30, 2017

Picking the perfect color scheme for your kitchen can seem challenging. One of the most important rooms in your home is the kitchen. It’s where people gather to share a meal and be together. As you can anticipate many people enjoying this space, you’ll want (Read More)

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Beautify your Apartment Spaces

Thursday November 30, 2017

As you can see there are many simple ways to beautiful your apartment spaces! When it comes to buying furniture for a rental property, people tend to avoid investing in luxurious furniture. Regardless of the budget, people always assume existing furniture (Read More)

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Change your Decor with Flip of a Switch

Thursday November 23, 2017

The flip of a switch can rarely make for a big transformation, but when you have the right lighting fixtures perfectly placed throughout the home, it can. As time has evolved, so has the function of interior lighting. Gone are the days when one light illuminated (Read More)

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New Arrival - Huipil Throw Pillows

Thursday November 23, 2017

Craving change at home? For an instant makeover, add a throw pillow…or three! La Fuente Imports is happy to announce the arrival of Huipil-Designed Throw Pillows. You’ll find them to be both unique and beautiful for your Mexican or Bohemian-styled interior (Read More)

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Is It Time to Change Your Decor to Match the Season?

Thursday November 23, 2017

Whatever your attitude is towards fall, there’s no question that it's one of the easiest seasons to decorate for! With each new season of the year, your home’s décor should change. While holidays provide easy inspiration for decorating, other times you may (Read More)

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Color Schemes for Your Home Office

Thursday November 16, 2017

If you have a very small office space, consider a neutral home office decorating scheme. Artists have known for centuries that color schemes taken from the Color Wheel have a dramatic effect on the final impact of their paintings. There are hot, energetic (Read More)

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Unique Art Collections

Thursday November 16, 2017

Unique Art Collections are instant conversation starters when loved ones visit your home. Unique Art Collections are instant conversation starters when loved ones visit your home. Whether you choose to collection one specific type of art, or just anything (Read More)

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Cooler Weather is on the Way

Thursday November 16, 2017

Dark, rich colors like plum and scarlet are warm and inviting. Blue and green are cooling and relaxing. It’s hard to believe but cooler weather is on the way very soon! When cold temperatures settle around your home, keeping the inside warm and cozy becomes (Read More)

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Family Rooms are Diverse Areas of Home

Thursday November 9, 2017

We all like to be cozy and warm, but there is a price to pay. Blankets are big and take up a lot of space. Take a look at your couch. Is half of it take up by quilts, throws, and blankets? There are ways to combat this problem. Take a look at getting a blanket chest (Read More)

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Creating Extra Living Space in Your Attic

Thursday November 9, 2017

A attic office is a great way to keep your work away from the rest of the home. Creating extra living space in your home can be just the change you need. Depending on what you decide to use a new room for, it can mean less toys in the living room or a place (Read More)

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Papel Amate as Home Decor

Thursday November 9, 2017

Amate from Nahuatl is a type of bark paper that has been manufactured in Mexico since the precontact times. Papel Amate, or painted bark paper, is an art form with clear pre-Hispanic origins. Originally, traditional bark paper was considered a specialty (Read More)

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Decorating Your Fireplace Mantel as Focal Point

Thursday November 2, 2017

A fireplace mantel is a decorative surface that you can decorate in either a symmetrical or asymmetrical manner with a variety of art and/or home accessories. If you are looking to give your room a focal point or something to highlight it, look no further (Read More)

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Decorating Walls at Home

Thursday November 2, 2017

If you have a blank wall, it’s likely windowless. If you long for a bit lighter in your room, turn your windowless wall into one full of mirrors. Decorating your home is a fun and yet, continuous process. Between painting, hanging frames and utilizing home (Read More)

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Creating a Mexican Patio

Thursday November 2, 2017

When you visit your local plant shop, talk to someone who can educate you on the plants that are best for your region. The key element to a Mexican-themed garden is a space that offers a relaxed atmosphere to dine and socialize. Southwestern gardens pull (Read More)

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Curio Cabinets are a Delight

Thursday October 26, 2017

A Curio is a smartly designed cabinet meant to enhance your living space while displaying your treasured collections. Curio cabinets have become a delight in themselves as they showcase your favorite things and mementos to friends and family, keep all your (Read More)

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Decorating Tricks for Various Sized Rooms

Thursday October 26, 2017

To begin, acquire pieces of furniture that appropriately reflect a room's proportions. Furniture should either fill in dead space or echo the shape of the room. Where you live often determines the size of your living space. Having lived in many different (Read More)

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Functional Art Focus - Otomi Embroidery

Thursday October 26, 2017

The most enjoyable aspect of designing a room is layering in the owner's personal treasures and mementos. A lost art form -- Otomi Hand-Embroidered Tapestries and Runners from Mexico add vibrancy to even modern interior design! Bring the energy of Mexico’s (Read More)

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Get Inspired to Decorate Your Bath

Thursday October 19, 2017

The very first thing to consider before you get started is what impression you want the room to give visitors, and how it fits into your overall design scheme. A lot of people run out of steam by the time it comes to decorating their bathroom. This is (Read More)

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Bring in the Right Home Accessories

Thursday October 19, 2017

If you’re someone who loves to decorate and re-decorate your home too often, you’re probably very creative. And to engage such creative minds, there are hundreds of decorative home accents in many different styles. Bring in the right decorative accessories (Read More)

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Designing a Home Stylishly

Thursday October 19, 2017

Designing a home stylishly and properly remains a passion for all home owners. A home is a family possession, an object of loving pride. Designing a home stylishly and properly remains a passion for all home owners. While various styles maybe adopted to (Read More)

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Tips to Accessorize Your Home

Thursday October 12, 2017

Sometimes what is in fashion may not reflect personal tastes and choices. Always choose accessories that are personally pleasing, since they must be a part of your own home. Homes are everyone’s castles, no matter how large or small they may be. They reflect (Read More)

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Ways to Change Your Homes Decor

Thursday October 12, 2017

DESCRIPTION Before you do anything to change your home decor – whether it’s just one room or the entire house, ask yourself (and others in your family, if it’s a group decision), what do you want to accomplish. Is it just to get a fresh look with a new color (Read More)

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Consider Original Art for your New Home

Thursday October 12, 2017

The greatest thing about decorating with pieces of original art is just that: that your decor will be original. As an architect, I sometimes get the chance to be a part of the process of people decorating their homes once they have been designed at built (Read More)

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Are You A Clutter Bug

Thursday October 5, 2017

Make sure if you are going to add new things that you do it slowly and really consider their impact on the space, you may have to take something out to make room for it. The main trait of a clutter bug is denial. Who me? I don’t live in a mess. I can throw (Read More)

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What is Style?

Thursday October 5, 2017

So How Do We Find a Style? This task is as daunting as creating a color scheme. What is Style? That gets your attention straight away, firstly because you want to make sure that you have it, secondly you want to make sure you keep it! What is style really (Read More)

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Spice Up Your Rooms

Thursday October 5, 2017

Following these simple but important guidelines will help create an agreeable atmosphere. You must fight the urge to stay home all day in such a wonderful atmosphere , your own private beautiful sanctuary. Spice up your life by re-decorating a room using (Read More)

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Try a Mood Board When Redecorating Spaces

Thursday September 28, 2017

The compilation of the mood board itself can be great fun as it is a creative process and allows us to express our ideas as conservative or wild as they may be. When it comes to redecorating, in today's market the choice of furniture, products, finishes (Read More)

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Visualize Your New Interior Spaces

Thursday September 28, 2017

Before you buy anything, try to imagine how you want each room to look when completed; visualize the picture well in your mind, as a painter would; think out the main features, for the details all depend upon these and will quickly suggest themselves. If (Read More)

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Simple Color Schemes for Home

Thursday September 28, 2017

Buy a pint or smaller sizes of paint colors you have decided on and apply them to a small section of wall or poster board (tape it to the wall). Watch how the color changes throughout the day as it responds to daylight and artificial light. If you love the color (Read More)

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Make More Space in Your Tiny Bedroom

Thursday September 21, 2017

The art of creating more space in a compact area is easy if you use a little imagination and implement small changes in your bedroom. Do you feel you have hardly any free space left in your tiny bedroom? If your answer is ‘Yes’, then check out the following (Read More)

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Tasteful Home Decorating

Thursday September 21, 2017

Contrary to popular belief, decorating a house can be done by most anybody. Some people may not be too confident with their skill so they hire professional decorators, which costs them a bit more. Tasteful home decorating is achieved by paying attention to (Read More)

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Comfort Level is Important in a Bedroom

Thursday September 21, 2017

Amongst all other rooms, the bedroom is a space where comfort levels must be kept maximum. Any room in your home is primarily a space within walls, floor and a ceiling. When the structure or the apartment gets constructed, the architect and the structural (Read More)

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Creating a Dining Room Interior Design

Thursday September 14, 2017

Here are a few tips on dining room design, including furniture and decor suitable for the more conventional home and family unit that needs to inspire welcomed guests. The room you utilize fundamentally to eat in might not in truth be your dining room, since (Read More)

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The Importance of the Living Room

Thursday September 14, 2017

Whether your style is Mexican, modern, classic, country, or anything else, interior design ideas for living rooms should never get out of hand. Like the name implies, the living room is easily one of the most important rooms in our homes. Unlike basements (Read More)

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Talavera Tiles Have Long Been a Popular Choice

Thursday September 14, 2017

Almost every home will have some form of tiling on their bathroom walls, whether it’s a splash back above the sink or a floor-to-ceiling tiled shower cubicle. Talavera Tiles have long been a popular choice for finishing walls and backsplashes due to the (Read More)

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No Home is Complete without a Home Office

Thursday September 7, 2017

Don’t forget that the office is your space, so that means if you want to add something a little different to the room then that is up to you. It doesn’t matter whether it’s a room for storing your books and computer in, or if you use it all day every day (Read More)

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Decorating Your Home for Resale

Thursday September 7, 2017

Outside of renovations, decide on an attractive and simple color palette to bind a room together. When you're decorating your home for resale, it can be a difficult to part with your cash knowing you're not going to be the one enjoying the hard work you've (Read More)

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What Exactly is Southwestern Home Decor?

Thursday September 7, 2017

If you’re thinking about bringing in southwestern home decor into your home what you need to see is whether it would fit in with your existing decor or whether it would clash horribly. What exactly is southwestern home decor and how can you get it into (Read More)

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Make Your Home Your Castle - Decorating Tips

Thursday August 31, 2017

If you're able, carry a different theme in each room and make sure that none of the accessories clash with the theme or vary too much from other rooms. Homes are everyone’s castles, no matter how large or small they may be. They reflect the resident’s personality (Read More)

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Ideas to Transform Your Home Decor

Thursday August 31, 2017

Another option is to replace a dated tile splash-back with new Talavera tiles – because the area between the worktops and the wall cupboards is small this is an inexpensive job that can transform a kitchen. It is not uncommon for people with the budget to (Read More)

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Home Should Be a Warm Haven

Thursday August 31, 2017

Decorate your home and transform it into your beautiful haven. A home is a special place for everyone. This is a place that one looks forward to relax. Each house needs to be a warm haven. It should be decorated well and evoke a sense of peace and serenity (Read More)

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Eco-Friendly Copper Furniture is Functional Beauty at its Best

Thursday August 24, 2017

Discarded, damaged and unused copper is collected, re-forged and hand-hammered into spectacular copper tops, panels and accents in the mountains of south-central Mexico, in the village of Villa Escalante, Old World craftsmanship is used to hammer and form recycled (Read More)

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Selecting a Rustic Dining Table

Thursday August 24, 2017

DESCRIPTION Selecting a rustic dining table for your home can seem to a very simple task, however, the fact is that it is a bit complicated that what it seems to be. There are some of the people who have purchase such kind of dining table and later discovered (Read More)

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Is It Time to De-clutter Your Home

Thursday August 24, 2017

A home where everything has its own home storage and we know where that is. There may never be a perfect time to de-clutter your home – it is a chore, often, that we put off until an event occurs to force us into it; like moving home, for instance. But living (Read More)

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Turn Your Condo into a Comfortable Home

Thursday August 17, 2017

You don't necessarily have to buy everything you need all at once to furnish and decorate your space. You might have a limited budget when it comes to decorating and furnishing your condo, but that doesn't mean that you must resort to milk crates as chairs (Read More)

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Add Some Boldness to Your Home with a New Armoire

Thursday August 17, 2017

Ideal for both the bedroom and living areas, armoires make great use of space. Add Some Boldness to Your Home with a New Armoire - Besides having the snootiest name in the furniture kingdom, the armoire is, in fact, a very useful and practical piece of (Read More)

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A Presentable Home Interior

Thursday August 17, 2017

DESCRIPTION Every homeowner has the constant desire to want to create a presentable environment in their house. It is only natural, if you make such a large investment as a house, you should maintain it to the best of your abilities. Using simple techniques (Read More)

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Get the Classic Mission Style Furniture Look in Your Home

Thursday August 10, 2017

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Selecting New Media Furniture

Thursday August 10, 2017

There are many factors into purchasing the right console for your home theater experience. Imagine you have just gone out and purchased a nice new plasma or LCD television. You probably can’t wait to take it home and see how it looks, but be sure not to (Read More)

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Simple Home Decorating Tips Anyone Can Use

Thursday August 10, 2017

Using simple techniques to decorate your house, you can increase the aesthetics by a huge amount. Every homeowner has the constant desire to want to create a presentable environment in their house. It is only natural - if you make such a large investment (Read More)

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Metal Wall Decor is Perfect for the Living Room

Thursday August 3, 2017

Choosing home decor that does not go out of style is a tough decision since it all depends on personal taste. There are many different types of metal based home decor that lasts a lifetime and looks gorgeous no matter what style the home has. There are all (Read More)

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Using Color in Your Home To Evoke Emotion

Thursday August 3, 2017

No matter if you are an interior designer or a website designer, choosing the correct color scheme can make or break your design. Mexican Interior Design is all about color! Just wander down the streets of Mexico and you’ll understand the vibrancy of the (Read More)

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Consider Iron Furniture for your Home

Thursday August 3, 2017

There are so many different styles of furniture that it can seem very overwhelming to pick something that creatively accents a room. Many people love owning their own homes because there is nobody to answer to when compared to renting property. What this (Read More)

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Creative Ways to Design for Both Sexes

Thursday July 27, 2017

While the picture of the wildflowers is beautiful, consider the masculine members of your family and choose artwork that is beautiful to both preferences. Decorating a home can be a lot harder than you would thing simply because of all the different preferences (Read More)

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Handmade Catrinas from Oaxaca

Thursday July 27, 2017

La Fuente Imports is proud to offer the largest variety of these figurines available anywhere on the web! Celebrate Day of the Dead throughout the year with our new festive Handmade Catrinas by Oaxacan artist Alejandra Perez. Day of the Dead history in (Read More)

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Lighting Interior Spaces Can Produce the Ideal Setting

Thursday July 27, 2017

La Fuente Imports provides a wide selection of unique lighting fixtures. Lighting in any interior space can produce the ideal setting. It can improve the style in the space and generate depth. It truly is very important to think about distinct strategies (Read More)

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Planning to Decorate Your New Home Ideas

Thursday July 20, 2017

It's usually best to work with what you have first, and then add to your decor slowly with carefully selected pieces. Moving into and decorating a newly purchased home doesn't have to be a daunting activity, it just needs some thought and creativity. Hardly (Read More)

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Use Your Bedroom Furniture to Maximize Space

Thursday July 20, 2017

A bedroom should be a sanctuary of peace and tranquility where one can relax while reading a book or watching a movie on television, as well as sneak away on a lazy weekend for a quick nap. Use Your Bedroom Furniture to Maximize Space -- Your bedroom (Read More)

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Creating Modern Interior Design is Easy with Online Shopping

Thursday July 20, 2017

A properly outfitted contemporary dwelling includes interesting add-ons that give a personal feeling while providing individual style. Smooth lines of modern interior design are great for decorating an up-to-date home, but modern doesn't always mean uninspired (Read More)

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Achieve Authentic Southwest Style

Thursday July 13, 2017

The type of fixtures you decorate your room with depends on your preference. Turn your home into a Southwest Retreat that speaks of the beauty and color of the Southwest landscape and culture. Southwestern style is unlike anything else and places an emphasis (Read More)

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Dining Tables are Essential Furniture

Thursday July 13, 2017

Like bedroom furniture where the bed is the central point of focus for the room, the dining table is the primary locus that your dining case goods revolve around. Dining tables are an essential to have in any home, especially if you're the type of person (Read More)

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Home Decorating Tips Anyone Can Use

Thursday July 13, 2017

It is important that each space between rooms, and even adjacent rooms, have somewhat similar decoration trends, because this will make the transition from room to room more fluid and easier for the eye to handle. When focusing on home decorating topics (Read More)

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Key Bedroom Furniture Pieces

Thursday July 6, 2017

Many individuals don’t take into full account how the furniture being used in their bedroom will make their personal moments in the space comfier, but they really do. A comfortable bed that distinctively includes a headboard, panel, and railings, that has (Read More)

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Make Your Living Room Relaxed

Thursday July 6, 2017

To make a living room more pleasant and inviting, many interior designers like to come up with unique ideas to use as decorations and other concepts to accentuate the living area. A home’s living room is the place where we feel free to relax, chill with (Read More)

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Maximize a Room with a Sustainable Mirror

Thursday July 6, 2017

Maximize a room's style with a well-placed mirror! No matter where you put one, mirrors are an easy way to reflect light, make a space look bigger, and open a room. Handmade in Mexico, our Southwest Copper Mirror frames feature exceptional construction (Read More)

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Buying a Television Stand

Thursday June 29, 2017

When you are shopping for a TV stand look for materials and designs that will blend in with your living room decor. For most of us a television set is an essential part of the living room decor. It's the major source of home entertainment and often, where (Read More)

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Consider All Parts of Home when Decorating

Thursday June 29, 2017

Browse through interior decoration stores and websites , and sleep over your investigations to come up with a decor plan that is both utilitarian and beautiful. From the walls to furniture to floor and garden, every part of your home needs to be considered (Read More)

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Enjoy Decorating Your Home

Thursday June 29, 2017

Turning a house into a home is a very important exercise. A house can only feel comfortable and the best place to be in once it has been turned into a home. Decorating your home is something that you should enjoy doing. It is not something that you should (Read More)

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Take on Home Decorating Yourself

Thursday June 22, 2017

Choosing a color palette for your space can go in several different directions depending on the permanent fixtures and furniture you must incorporate. Unless you have an eye for color and design, decorating your home could be a task you would happily exchange (Read More)

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The Important Role of a Home Office

Thursday June 22, 2017

If you have a lot of peripheral equipment, don't try to cram it all into one desk unit. For those lucky enough to work from home a home office serves an important role. It needs to be a place where organization rules and where concentration is king. You (Read More)

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Wall Sconces are Great Lighting Choice

Thursday June 22, 2017

Mount wall sconce lights in your home to make it more livable. Wall sconces have can create the perfect home mood. If you want a calm effect, wall illumination can do this. There are many wall sconces you can use to decorate your home. Choose the wall lightings (Read More)

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Planning and Creativity During Home Decorating

Thursday June 15, 2017

Make sure you know what you want and how it will impact the feeling of your home. Moving into and decorating a new home doesn't have to be a daunting task, it just needs some planning and creativity. Rarely do we can purchase a home that is already perfect (Read More)

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The Vast Handcrafts of Oaxaca

Thursday June 15, 2017

The Mexican state of Oaxaca is renowned for its handicrafts. From black pottery and hand loomed Zapotec rugs to silverwork and Alebrijes, fine folk art collectors will find a wealth of beautiful handcrafted work. The Zapotec rugs and weavings available in (Read More)

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Talavera Snack Trays are Functional Beauty at its Best

Thursday June 15, 2017

The vibrant colors featured in each hand-painted piece of pottery adds a dash of color to any table, room or shelf used or displayed within. Beautiful Talavera Serving Trays to use every day or for special occasions are the perfect example of functional (Read More)

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Don't Be a Square - Try Our Shaped Talavera Tiles

Thursday June 8, 2017

If you are planning to use Spanish tile for a home project, take note that traditional Spanish tiles have a very special feature: they are handmade. Special Shaped Talavera Tiles are now a part of our inventory! Bring the look of colonial Mexico into the (Read More)

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Handcrafted Adelitas Figurines

Thursday June 8, 2017

Our Adelitas from Studio Fammas Figures are perfect for those of you that wish to celebrate the tradition of this powerful female figure. They are completely hand-crafted by skilled artisans at the renowned Fammas ceramic studio of Jalisco, Mexico. La Adelita (Read More)

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Hanging Framed Artwork in your Home

Thursday June 8, 2017

By following these helpful tips you'll be proud of how beautiful your framed art looks in your home and feel good knowing that you did it all by yourself. You can use framed artwork in every room in your home, which makes it an important part of the decor (Read More)

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An Apartment Doesn't Mean it's Short on Style

Thursday June 1, 2017

Storage is one of the major concern when living in a small apartment. Living in a small apartment is not for everyone. They are of the perspective that since there is not much space, it becomes difficult to integrate interior designing and decorations. However (Read More)

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Create A New Look with Talavera Tiles at Home

Thursday June 1, 2017

Tiles don’t need to be used exclusively for walls and floors; in fact, mosaic tiles are a very versatile way to update an item of furniture to make a real talking point in your home. Are you looking to create a new look for your living room, kitchen or even (Read More)

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Don't Take the Safe Route when Decorating

Thursday June 1, 2017

Following these simple and easy instructions will turn any room into an elegant work of art. Decorating any room can be a very daunting proposition. While such things as flooring, window treatments and furniture can be a major expense, that’s no reason (Read More)

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Make a Decorating Impact with Mirrors

Thursday May 25, 2017

Fun and affordable!! Placing mirrors in different areas of a home can make a huge impact on the people living in it. Mirrors these days are available in a plethora of sizes, shapes, and designs that each homemaker an easily find something befitting and suited (Read More)

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Practical Home Decorating Tips

Thursday May 25, 2017

Outside of these tips, simple additions of color through careful decor selections can be the best solution to a drab room. Home remodeling can be done for function or just because the house needs a new look, or a combination of the two. The focus of home remodeling (Read More)

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Butterfly Wall Art for Your Home

Thursday May 25, 2017

Butterfly home accents and wall decor are entirely customizable and can be perfectly placed anywhere around the house. Butterflies are mysterious insects that bring wonderful color in the garden, patio, oasis or even inside the house. Yes, you read it right (Read More)

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A Fresh Style for Home

Thursday May 18, 2017

The arrangement in your living room is nailed to the floor only in your mind. You can create a fresh new look a home without needing to spend a ton of money. Use some of these home design tips to give each room in your home a simple freshening up and lift. Rearranging (Read More)

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A Gorgeous Bedroom Can Be Yours

Thursday May 18, 2017

Consider your bedroom with a critical and objective eye. Gorgeous, welcoming, and tranquil bedrooms – we all want one like featured in magazines and interior design sites! If you are like many people, you shrug off the idea that you could have a bedroom just (Read More)

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A New Home is like a Blank Canvas

Thursday May 18, 2017

If you're looking for a way to show off just who you are, don't be afraid of color! A new home is like a blank canvas. This means that you'll be able to start decorating immediately without having to erase the evidence of another owner when you move in (Read More)

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Wall Sconces are Great Lighting Choice

Thursday May 11, 2017

You can even put sconces on the outside walls to create a new outdoor appearance. They can also provide security. If you are a type of person who loves the outdoors, you can create an inviting garden or front yard with well-chosen wall sconces. Mount wall (Read More)

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Beautify Your Fall Patio with Accessories

Friday January 27, 2017

Everyone wants a beautiful patio entrance at their house. A place where they can bathe in the sun while sipping on the morning tea or relax with a glass of wine in the evening. One of the best things about a well-decorated patio is that you do not have to restrain (Read More)

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A Few Design Pointers To Improve Your Rooms

Wednesday January 25, 2017

If you choose things that are comfortable to all the senses, you are sure to have a home that's a real personal haven to relax and enjoy! When you look around your home there are always spaces where there is a chance of improvement to take place. Whether its (Read More)

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Throw out the Rule Book of Interior Decorating

Tuesday January 24, 2017

Ignore all principles in favors of your creativity - For decorating and furnishing, you need to have some guidelines to give you a good start; yet, ultimately, selecting something personal, that makes you comfortable and happy, is more important than anything else. There’s (Read More)

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A Bookcase can be for Everyone

Thursday January 12, 2017

If saving space is an issue, consider a corner bookcase . These are made specifically to fit into corners allowing you to use the floor space for other pieces of furniture such as desks, filing cabinets, credenzas, etc. When you think of someone who owns a (Read More)

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Eco-Friendly Copper Furniture is Functional Beauty at its Best

Tuesday January 10, 2017

Why is it so important to have eco-friendly furniture ? Well, it isn’t any kind of a secret anymore that the move towards increased sustainability and care for the environment at large is becoming a more widespread concern. Eco-friendly products are becoming (Read More)

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Small Bathroom Renovating Tips

Thursday January 5, 2017

A remodeling or building project can help make the best use of your home’s bathroom space. Small bathroom ideas deal with the special challenges that small spaces present. Fortunately, there are creative ways to use ideas for a small bathroom space that you may not (Read More)

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Finding the Ideal Dining Table For Your Dining Room

Thursday January 5, 2017

Whether it's to play a friendly game of cards or to enjoy all your meals in comfort and style, finding the ideal dining table only takes precision, planning and personal preference. Dining Tables are an essential to have in any home, especially if you're (Read More)

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Storage Furniture Options for Your Organizational Needs

Thursday January 5, 2017

With a variety of storage conveniences, one should consider taking advantage of these multi functional Wine Country Furniture Collection options. Space will always be an issue, but at least you can try to handle the problem in the beginning before you end up with (Read More)

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Don't Live In a Boring Home

Thursday January 5, 2017

Living in your house may have become boring to you, just because it looks the same. Fear not! You can always do a little interior design and freshen up your house. Just by making little changes, you can see a huge effect. Here are some great interior design tips (Read More)

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Small Details Make a House a Home

Thursday January 5, 2017

Small details can make the difference between a nicely furnished home and an extraordinarily beautiful living space. Serious home decorators, whether amateur or professional, consider major details like wall covering, flooring, furniture, and art pieces. The truly (Read More)

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Wine Country in your very own home!

Friday October 7, 2016

Celebrate the wine country lifestyle! Are you a wine enthusiast? If you are then you probably take great pleasure in serving fine wine to family and friends from the comfort of their own home, the Wine Country Furniture Collection includes dozens of pieces (Read More)

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Well Decorated Rooms Have a Focal Point

Thursday October 6, 2016

What is the focal point of your room? A well decorated room can actually fail...if it has no focal point! If you are lucky enough to have a fireplace, make the most of it. Even if it is a mock fireplace and does not work, give it importance and character with (Read More)

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Creating a Retro or Boho Interior Design

Thursday September 29, 2016

Retro home decor is making a comeback, and it's doing it with style as many homeowners are now turning to the older days to give a new look to their house. When you decide to infuse a retro look into your home, what's the first thing that crosses your mind? Is it (Read More)

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Home is Where the Story Begins

Wednesday September 28, 2016

It’s often said that, 'Home is where our story begins'. Decorating your home is equivalent to self-discovery in many ways. It takes a lot of time, effort and choices to decide on which style to go with, because ultimately, a home is a place that is a mirror reflection (Read More)

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Decorating Your Home In Black

Wednesday September 21, 2016

Decorating Your Home in Black - In the closet of even the most cheerful person, you can find a lot of black things – suits, ties, cocktail dresses and more. Yet no optimist turned pessimist because of this. But not everyone will risk doing their interior in black (Read More)

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Learn About Mexican Style Furniture

Wednesday September 21, 2016

Do you want to add oomph to your home? You can give your home a great look and style by purchasing new Rustic Mexican Furniture. Elegantly crafted with rich colors, these furniture pieces can make your home look alive and bright. Almost all Mexican furniture (Read More)

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New Furniture Changes Your Home

Wednesday September 21, 2016

Whether searching for bedroom, living room, dining rooms , or home office furniture, we're certain you'll enjoy the extensive selection of unique pieces offered in our on-line furniture catalog . Many people love owning their own homes because there is nobody (Read More)

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Mexican Homes offer a Classic and Antique Flavor

Wednesday September 21, 2016

Generally, Mexican interior designs have patterns that are rustic and traditional with focus on patterns that happen to be both effective and worthwhile. It doesn't only embrace Mexico but additionally Central America and also the American Southwest too whereby trends (Read More)

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Why have Bland Walls When You Can Be Colorful

Thursday September 15, 2016

Why Have Bland Walls When You Can Be Colorful? Daring to use color instead of bland white walls will increase your profit potential when you’re ready to re-sell your home some day! A room that is painted white appeared larger to only a few people, compared to an (Read More)

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Your Room is a Blank Canvas

Thursday September 15, 2016

When you’re prepared we encourage you to use our convenient website to order your new furniture, home accessories or art pieces. We offer a wealth of customizations on furniture that will work in a variety of spaces, no matter the shape or size. Your Room (Read More)

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Historical Ginger Jars for Mexican Homes

Thursday September 8, 2016

Ginger jars are steeped in centuries of Chinese culture and history. A ginger jar is shaped with a wide mouth, a domed lid and a bulging, bulbous spherical hand painted body, they come in various styles and sizes and many different colors. The true Chinese antique (Read More)

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Thoughts on Home Remodeling

Thursday September 8, 2016

Home remodeling can be done for function or just because the house needs a new look, or a combination of the two. The focus of home remodeling for most homeowners is usually the kitchen or the bathrooms because those are the rooms that add the most value to a home (Read More)

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Interior design trends to step up your style game

Wednesday September 7, 2016

As the temperatures continue to warm up outside, you may be ready to embrace the adage "out with the old and in with the new" when it comes to your home’s interior design. Whether you’re a first time homebuyer looking for ways to upgrade your starter home or a seasoned (Read More)

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Interior Designers Tips for Your Home

Wednesday September 7, 2016

Some interior designers are very specific with their home decoration ideas. They recommend to first of all keep your home simple and as uncluttered as possible. Rooms should be clean and functional with easy access. All the electronics in the home should have space (Read More)

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Is Spanish your Interior Style

Wednesday September 7, 2016

The cultural aspects of a Spanish-inspired interior design make it a popular choice among Americans. Whether you love a Southwestern or Old World Spanish look, these design ideas will help you incorporate Spanish-style flair into your home. A Spanish-country (Read More)

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Learning to Collect Art is a Talent

Wednesday September 7, 2016

Seeing art from the perspective of another person isn’t the best idea. Remember that art is relative, thus, something may be beautiful in your eyes, yet ugly for another’s and vice versa. Folk Art is one of those categories where many people either love it or hate (Read More)

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Trends in Container Gardening

Thursday August 4, 2016

With so many options and room for creativity, container gardening is a trend that's here to stay. Gardening is a peaceful activity that eases tension, reduces overall stress and promotes longevity. One long-term study found that daily gardening reduces the (Read More)

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Be Selective with your Home Accessories

Wednesday August 3, 2016

Don't rush into shopping for home decor items just to fill an empty area. Make sure you know what you want and how it will impact the feeling of your home. It's usually best to work with what you have first, and then add to your decor slowly with carefully selected (Read More)

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Simple ways to make a small kitchen feel bigger

Wednesday August 3, 2016

Kitchen renovation is a common theme of home improvement shows, and it’s typical for the host and designer to talk about removing interior walls and “bumping out” exterior ones in order to gain more space. Everyone wants a big, beautiful kitchen , but changing the (Read More)

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The Effects of Color in Your Home

Monday August 1, 2016

Mexican interior design is usually bursting with a wealth of vibrant colors but did you know that color affects every facet of our lives? The way we react to color is a combination of physiological, biological, psychological, social and cultural reasons. Color has (Read More)

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Questions to Ask Before Buying Dining Room Furniture

Thursday July 28, 2016

Before you buy any dining room furniture, take some time to consider the above questions before making your investment in a new table. We all know that a dining room needs a table and chairs. But what kind of a table and which chairs? What else might be needed (Read More)

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Exercise Creative Controls when Decorating

Thursday July 21, 2016

Home interior decorating is a very enjoyable activity , especially when you enjoy the results of your creative efforts. There is probably nothing more rewarding after a hard day's work than retiring to a house that you have decorated yourself. When you want (Read More)

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Is It Time To Brighten Up Your Kitchen

Thursday July 21, 2016

Is it time to brighten up your kitchen? Forget the hassle of paint – add some colorful pieces of functional art to your countertops or shelves. Majolica Kitchen Canister - Our Majolica canisters come from the village of Santa Rosa high in the mountains of (Read More)

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Office Furniture for Back to School

Thursday July 21, 2016

It’s hard to believe that it’s back to school before we know it! If you want to encourage homework completion, then setting up a space for that function is a valid suggestion to consider for your home. Our large variety of varied Office Furniture pieces (Read More)

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Spruce Up Your Outdoor Space

Tuesday July 19, 2016

Chances are, your patio décor includes a variety of surfaces such as wood, wicker, metal and plastic, all of which may become weathered from summer sun and winter storage. Armed with a few cans of spray paint and some new home accessories you can give your backyard (Read More)

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Make Your Home a Dream Come True

Tuesday July 19, 2016

These are just a few easy ways to make your home a dream come true! Every year, many proud homeowners sit down to plan out ways to increase the "dream" appeal of their home. From the bedroom to the kitchen to outdoor areas, every square inch of your home can (Read More)

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Home Decor Accessories

Tuesday July 19, 2016

Whether you decide on an Oil Painting, Carved Relief Painting, Bark Painting or Metal Wall Art the same tips above apply and will change your living environment immediately. Apart from complimenting your newly painted walls with soft furnishings and effective (Read More)

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Color affects every facet of our lives

Monday July 18, 2016

Color affects every facet of our lives. The way we react to colors is a combination of physiological, biological, psychological, social and cultural reasons. Color has the ability to soothe and also to stimulate us. Selecting the right glassware for your (Read More)

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A Productive Home Office

Monday July 18, 2016

Your home office should be a spot where you go to be productive and feel at peace. This is accomplished by being selective about how you decorate the space. It’s time to think outside the box and get creative with your design, colors, storage and décor. Our (Read More)

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Art from Talavera Tiles

Monday July 18, 2016

You’ll discover a rainbow of colors and tile designs in every pound. La Fuente can’t choose specific colors or designs for you as it’s a sort of like a “grab bag” of authentic Talavera Tiles for your project’s needs. Art is a very subjective word. Catch (Read More)

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Great Home Furnishings Make a Great Home

Monday July 18, 2016

Don't be afraid to experiment! Find what works best for you in your present situation. If you've selected items with versatility in mind , you'll end up with an arrangement that's just right! Great home furnishingsmake a great home. Upgrade your home with the (Read More)

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Dining Room Design Concepts

Monday July 18, 2016

So you can create a great dining atmosphere by mixing and matching to create a reflection of your personality rather than following structure rigidly. There is more to a dining room than just dining furniture; it is more than a mere arrangement of dining (Read More)

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Oaxaca Handcrafts from Mexico

Monday July 18, 2016

We are proud to offer the work of four accomplished Oaxacan woodcarvers and several upcoming artists, whose collective artwork represents the largest selection of Oaxacan Woodcarvings available anywhere on the web. Every carving available in our storefront has (Read More)

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Kitchen is the Hub of the Home

Monday July 18, 2016

Kitchen styles – sleek and industrial, rustic and homey, crisp and fresh, which one suits you? As a Mexican furniture and home accessory importer we are all about the rustic and homey feel! There is an expression for all the differing kitchen styles available (Read More)

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New Product - Matte Finish Tiles from Mexico

Monday July 18, 2016

Our hand-painted tiles are also a smart idea for covering the risers on a staircase or the walls of a patio. Each is made in Mexico by hand for years of enjoyment. Talavera Tiles with beautiful Matte Finish have been recently added to our storefront. Made (Read More)

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Rustic Country Living Room Ideas

Thursday July 14, 2016

Country Style interior design often overlaps with the above described rustic look. The colors that mainly dominate this living room style are sunny and bright colors which set it apart from rustic colors which are more subdued. Orange coupled with touches of beige (Read More)

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Utilizing Small Patio Spaces

Thursday July 14, 2016

Find the way to maximize the usefulness of your space and you can enjoin your home more. A balcony or porch can be an extremely fun spot to hang out no matter what its size. If you have a small patio, you may think that its limited space should be reserved (Read More)

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Create Your Own Interior Design Trends

Thursday July 14, 2016

There are many movers and shakers in the design industry that dictate future trends, but they aren’t the sole drivers of design fashion. You are also responsible for guiding trends and positioning them within the marketplace. Create Your Own Interior Design Trends! Over (Read More)

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Your Home Without Clutter

Thursday July 14, 2016

Can we really Cure the Clutterbug? Sure! The main trait of a clutterbug is denial. Who me? I don’t live in a mess. I can throw things away that are chipped or broken. I can live in a home without clutter! A clutterbug is a compulsive collector who can’t (Read More)

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The Master Bedroom Should Reflect Owners Personality

Thursday July 14, 2016

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Mirrors are Great for Creating Illusion of Space

Thursday July 14, 2016

Mirrors are great for creating an illusion of space. They are also an easy and affordable way to open up a room or hallway. You can even place mirrors on the sides of a narrow hallway to make them feel less claustrophobic. If you have a wall just in front (Read More)

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Gardening Ideas for your Balcony

Thursday July 14, 2016

Do you love gardening and have no outdoor space for it in your apartment? No worries, you can still have some flowers for your balcony garden & enjoy its beauty and colors. Your balcony can be a beautiful ornamental corner and an excellent springboard from everyday (Read More)

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Tips to Keep Your Home Fresh

Wednesday July 13, 2016

Keeping your home up to date - It’s amazing how quickly our homes can start to look dated. Even if they were once the height of fashion, they can easily start to feel stuck in the past, and for many people it is enough to make them consider moving, unaware that it (Read More)

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Chandeliers Add Interest and Style to Informal Spaces

Wednesday May 25, 2016

No matter which style of painting or artwork you decide on, we suggest it's something that touches your heart as you'll be investing in pieces that represent a part of you and your treasured home. It used to be that chandeliers lit two rooms-the entrance way and the (Read More)

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Picture Perfect Home Decorating

Monday May 9, 2016

No matter which style of painting or artwork you decide on, we suggest it's something that touches your heart as you'll be investing in pieces that represent a part of you and your treasured home. Picture Perfect Home Decorating - Decorating can be one of (Read More)

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Gorky Gonzalez Majolica Pottery

Friday May 6, 2016

Every authentic piece offered by La Fuente is hand made in Guanajuato, Mexico and will last a lifetime. La Fuente is excited to introduce customers to one of our newest product lines known as Gorky Gonzalez Majolica pottery. Although the Spaniards introduced this (Read More)

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Enviromental Conscious in Your Home

Wednesday April 27, 2016

Environmental-consciousness has become an inevitable part of our lives. When we buy household appliances we look at the Energy Star label, we get the funny spiral energy-efficient light bulbs and we separate the waste to recycle it. Home eco-decor is a relatively (Read More)

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Surround Yourself with Things You Love

Wednesday April 20, 2016

Our online store is bursting with a huge selection of furniture that will add comfort and style to your home's interior. The best way to surround yourself with what you love is to get rid of things you don't love and need! It's confusing to the eyes to have things (Read More)

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A Reading Nook

Wednesday April 20, 2016

You can also just use individual bookcases in a space and make sure that you have some seating nearby available. A storage bench that can store your books and games within is a great option is space is limited and you like to keep things looking clean. Shhh...Do (Read More)

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Sconce Chandelier or Floor Lamp: What's the difference

Wednesday April 20, 2016

No matter which style light fixture you decide upon, incorporating one of our hand-forged iron lights is an investment in lighting unlike you've ever seen before. Uniquely styled in Mexico. Sconce, Chandelier or Floor Lamp - What's the difference? A wall (Read More)

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Do's and Don'ts of Living Room Decorating

Wednesday April 20, 2016

A perfect living room teases and pleases the eye in a manner that feels edgy and fun while simultaneously catering to one's need to pile up or curl in in the most casual way. The living room is arguably the most important room in everyone's house when it comes to (Read More)

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What do Coffee Tables, Ottomans, and Footrests Have in Common

Monday April 18, 2016

What do Coffee Tables, Ottomans, and Footrests Have in Common? One word everything! Although each of these furniture pieces' usage can be found while eating, resting or as decoration, they can all be used for the same purposes. If you really want to be trendy, think (Read More)

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Colors of Nature Set Perfect Design Mood

Friday April 15, 2016

The colors of nature set the perfect design mood! Thinking about the interiors, about its measurements, colors and light it's worth to do it in the light of nature - beauty of natural colors, stone figures, sandy structures or ocean grass. Interior design in nature (Read More)

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Day of the Dead Calacas

Thursday April 14, 2016

Our storefront is bursting with a selection of handmade skeleton figures called "Calacas " which are also popular, as they depict an active and joyful afterlife. Our selections include collectibles that range from very simple to extremely intricate pieces. We even (Read More)

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Questions to ask when Investing in Oil Paintings

Thursday April 14, 2016

Featured in our storefront are artists from the studio of David Villasenor who keep his artistic ambition alive with these stunning depictions of Mexican culture. Every painting is a handmade original and great investment for your hacienda's art collection. Do you (Read More)

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Eclectic Apartment Decorating

Friday March 25, 2016

Unless you're trying to make a statement with a dramatic, overstuffed couch, your small space will actually look larger with moderately sized or slightly smaller home furnishings. It's all about scale! Eclectic Apartment Decorating - With all of the possibilities (Read More)

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Folk Art Is Not An Easy Word To Define

Friday March 11, 2016

Popular subjects performed with masks include reenactment of the Spanish Conquest, religious tales, and dramas that include animals and supernatural figures. Some folk art is made for sale to collectors. Other things considered folk art by some are made to be (Read More)

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Day of the Dead Figurines

Friday March 11, 2016

Our storefront also features a beautiful selection of Talavera Figurines. More than 500 years ago, when the Spanish Conquistadors landed in what is now central Mexico, they encountered natives practicing a ritual that seemed to mock death. It was a ritual the (Read More)

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Is French Country Your Interior Style

Friday March 4, 2016

Your style is French Country if you have the inner desire to live in rustic France encompassed by white, exquisite furniture . You may also want to plant and fill your home with brilliant botanical aromas. Your decorations are formal however practical. You're once (Read More)

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Making the Most out of Small Spaces

Friday March 4, 2016

Sometimes small spaces can be difficult to design or redesign. Working with the right tools and your sense of style can help in your mission to create a roomier feel to your space. Designing a small space should be fun and easy. Make it a weekend project and by Sunday (Read More)

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Accessorizing Your Sideboard

Friday March 4, 2016

Our store is bursting with a wide selection of Sideboards as well as beautiful home accents to display on top. Sideboards reached new heights of sleekness and style in the midcentury period, and evolved into an indispensable piece that offers heaps of living-space (Read More)

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Mayan Wooden Masks as Decor

Thursday March 3, 2016

Masks embody all aspects of these connections, from the mix of angular and curved lines to the stark contrast of the color schemes and carved figures. Each of the masks in our store have been hand-carved from a single piece of cedar, styled according to traditional (Read More)

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Decorating Your Home with Orange

Thursday March 3, 2016

Since orange is the color of the sun, it's only natural that it creates a bright and warm atmosphere any place you use it in your home. Orange is the most controversial color in the spectrum, but its warmth and personality can charm almost anyone. Orange is (Read More)

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Varied Hutches for Your Home

Thursday March 3, 2016

Hutches are often seen in the form of office desks, dining room, or kitchen furniture. A hutch is an American English word for a type of furniture. The term is now usually used to describe a set of shelves or cabinets placed on top of a lower unit with a counter (Read More)

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Peru Boasts Amazing Folk Art

Tuesday March 1, 2016

Peru boasts one of the largest varieties of folk arts and crafts on Earth. The diversity, color, creativity and multiple functions of Peru's folk art has made it a fundamental activity not just for Peru's cultural identity, but also as a way of life for thousands (Read More)

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You Are My Sunshine

Tuesday March 1, 2016

Many little girls and boys consider "You Are My Sunshine" their favorite song in the whole world. And they aren't the only ones. The song, dating to 1939, has become a cultural meme that shows up at campfires, in campaigns and commercials, and as a lullaby, because of (Read More)

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Mexican Interior Design is Rich

Tuesday March 1, 2016

The Mexican style is very rich and full of tiny details that are easy to recognize. Strictly speaking, in terms of interior design, the Mexican style is very rich and full of tiny details that are easy to recognize. Mexican homes are characterized by the warm (Read More)

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Living Room Furniture Placement

Friday February 26, 2016

Next to your bedroom, the living room is where the family spend most of their time in. This means that you should take the extra time and effort in making sure that your living room furniture is comfortable, properly placed and coincides with the decorating theme (Read More)

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Art Collecting Tips From the Pros

Friday February 26, 2016

The number one best aspect of art collecting, aside from the profits if it's done correctly, is the beauty of the art its self. The number one best aspect of art collecting, aside from the profits if it's done correctly, is the beauty of the art its self. Oh (Read More)

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Vertical Gardening is in Fashion

Friday February 26, 2016

Vertical wall planters have numerous benefits for your home including the fact that wall garden is an easy way to add beauty to your home or office. Vertical gardening using wall planters is both in fashion for city living as well as can be classified within (Read More)

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A Rainbow of Glass to Beautify Your Next Gathering

Tuesday February 2, 2016

A look into the windows of lighting - A Rainbow of Glass to Beautify Your Next Gathering! Each piece of glassware available on our site is a true work of art and of the highest quality available. A wealth of new colors has been added for your enjoyment; we really (Read More)

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Make your Home Stand Out from the Crowd

Tuesday February 2, 2016

Homeowners have always looked for ways to make their home stand out from the crowd. A way to add a little personality and spark to their interior. A Southwestern interior design craze swept the nation in the 1980's and it's being revisited in the present with a fresh (Read More)

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Sacred Heart Mirrors are more than just Decor

Tuesday February 2, 2016

Mexico has long been known for its colorful and uniquely original tin mirror frames. Each is hand-punched and hand-painted by artisan families in Jalisco, Mexico. The bold color and bright designs will bring the power of love straight into your home. Sacred Heart (Read More)

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Handpainted Mirrors as Functional Art

Tuesday February 2, 2016

Each wooden mirror available on our website is hand-made and hand-painted by renowned international artist Arcelia Barbero Gomez in her studio in Guadalajara, Mexico. Senora Barbero studied Contemporary & Fine Arts at the Artes Plasticas in Xalapa, Veracruz, and has (Read More)

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The Best of Both Worlds - Art Created from Recycled Copper

Friday January 29, 2016

Copper vases are made to last for a lifetime and displayed on any tabletop, ledge or used as outdoor décor on a verandah or covered garden space. Copper Vases are also a memorable present for your near and dear ones on occasions like a house warming or anniversary (Read More)

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Don't Forget to Add Beauty to Your Kitchen Too

Thursday January 28, 2016

Don't Forget to Add Beauty to Your Kitchen Too! Sometimes, because of the function aspect, we simply forget to decorate our kitchens to coordinate with the rest of our décor. Since kitchens are the true heart of the home, and most often times, the gathering place (Read More)

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A look in to the windows of lighting

Thursday January 28, 2016

A look into the windows of lighting - Here it is, the Ventanas Lantern w/Antiqued Glass- These pieces are nothing short of stunning. The way they sparkle from the antiqued glass and angle and direction of each piece of individual glass panes that when caught by light (Read More)

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Special Edition Talavera Wall Art

Thursday January 28, 2016

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We're Going French!

Friday November 27, 2015

The Southwest Collection is constructed from wood reclaimed from local aging and abandoned haciendas. Using only aged, reclaimed wood, this collection reduces pressure on forest resources and promotes a sustainable usage cycle. It also adds a history and energy to (Read More)

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This Just In...

Friday November 27, 2015

The production of Jesus Guerrero Santos' ceramics is carefully thought out. The forms are made by hand, the size, shape, and thickness of each item is consistent. We've been busy, as you go through the online catalog of items La Fuente Imports offers, you might come (Read More)

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Celebrate the Tree of Life

Friday November 27, 2015

This is only one example of the many designs that we offer in this collections of metal wall art. Each one-of-a-kind item has been diligently handcrafted from carbon-infused sheet metal and Earth's natural minerals. Your home can only be complete when you accessorize (Read More)

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Show Them the Way

Thursday November 19, 2015

Don't just look at it as a large vase, these pieces really make a statement, place large fern or plant in the top or perhaps and up light in the corner. Don't be afraid to get creative. Transform your entryway or interior space with a stunning ceramic vase or several (Read More)

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A Futon Finish with a Peel

Thursday November 19, 2015

All Wilderness pieces come in a skip-peel finish, which means a little bit of bark or cambium is left on the log. Constructed from Norway pine, every log used in the making of our Wilderness collection pieces is hand-selected to have just the right diameter and (Read More)

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Fine Wine Accessories

Thursday November 19, 2015

The Wine Country Collection is constructed from reclaimed wine and whiskey barrels. By repurposing oak barrels, this collection gives a second life to quality wood and saves thousands of barrels from the typical waste stream. From the vineyard to the barrel to (Read More)

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Bedroom Set Fit for Your Mansion

Friday November 13, 2015

These charming rustic furniture pieces have been produced with care using new, kiln-dried ponderosa pine. They are finished with a rich, honey-colored furniture wax to bring the wood grain to life. These charming rustic furniture pieces have been produced with (Read More)

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Peruvian Tapestries of the World

Friday November 13, 2015

Peruvian tapestries are world-renowned for the looming and stitching skills required to create detailed scenes of Andean culture in every weaving. The tapestries available from La Fuente Imports were chosen for their overall quality, complexity of design, and (Read More)

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Pass the Talavera Please

Friday November 13, 2015

Authentic Talavera pottery only comes from the city of Puebla and the nearby communities of Atlixco, Cholula, and Tecali, because of the quality of the natural clay found there and the tradition of production which goes back to the 16th century. Talavera, in Puebla (Read More)

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Leather Chair Flair

Friday November 6, 2015

Enjoy the hand-forged iron work and supple brown leather of this Sidro chair. Just when you thought it could not get any better or easier, we went and found these lush and beautiful leather chairs. The flair of leather and iron hacienda style inspired chairs (Read More)

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The Art of Mix and Match Metal

Friday November 6, 2015

The artisans who produce these pieces have taken a rigid material and transformed it into these magnificent wall pieces that are just plain amazing to look at. All we can say about this unique collection of nature and southwest inspired metal art pieces is WOW (Read More)

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Toting a Little shimmer for the ladies

Friday November 6, 2015

Add style and elegance to your apparel with these gorgeous beaded purses and accessory bags from the heart of Mexico. As you know La Fuente offers many specialty items in its overall collection. We want you to know that our unique line of products includes wearable (Read More)

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Living Room Pieces You Want To Live With

Friday October 30, 2015

As you go through the La Fuente catalog, you will see the variety of these key pieces which are essential for making one of the rooms you spend the most time in comfortable and homey. When some think of the "living room" this usually means the place that the family (Read More)

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Italian in the Garden - Picture it.

Friday October 30, 2015

Now is the time to create your own dream garden. There are many items in several of our Outdoor Furniture Collections that resonate with that picture in your mind. A stroll through the fragrant herb garden filled with the scent of lavender while overlooking the (Read More)

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Figuring out Talavera Tile with Figurines

Friday September 18, 2015

Infuse the spirit of the Southwest into your home with these beautifully handcrafted Talavera figurine tiles! As you well know there are so many tile patterns, colors, textures and styles. When it comes to tile some find it hard to choose which type to agree (Read More)

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Uncommon Wine Country Bedroom Accessories

Friday September 11, 2015

For wine lovers who take great pleasure in serving fine wine to family and friends from the comfort of their own home, the Wine Country Collection includes dozens of pieces appropriate for any occasion or room in the house. Uncommon Wine Country Bedroom Accessories (Read More)

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Aspen Furniture from Utah

Friday September 4, 2015

Many of the items within the collection offer many practical uses and come in a variety of styles and textures, since they are primarily sourced from what nature has to offer. Made in the mountains of Utah, the Aspen Log collection is ecologically constructed (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Aspen-Furniture-from-Utah/

Entering the ART of Accessories

Friday September 4, 2015

Many of the items within the collection offer many practical uses and come in a variety of styles and textures, since they are primarily sourced from what nature has to offer. Entering the ART of Accessories. Welcome to the Foyer. This being the first room in (Read More)

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Coffee Tea or Talavera

Friday September 4, 2015

If you are searching for an elegant coffee or tea set to use not only for special occasions, but also for everyday use, then try our handmade Talavera tea and coffee sets. Coffee, Tea or Talavera? It's a beautiful day on the hacienda and a perfect day to bring out the (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Coffee-Tea-or-Talavera/

Trestle Dining Inside and Out.

Friday August 28, 2015

Our Santa Fe Collection trestle dining table is just the thing you need to create that special place in your home and in your life. Imagine a space, a space that brings the family and friends into the fabric of your lives. Some would even say that, without a (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Trestle-Dining-Inside-Out/

Bark Paintings

Friday August 28, 2015

Papel Amate, or Bark Paper, is a form of traditional Mexican paper with pre-Hispanic origins. Traditional bark paper was considered a specialty of the village Shaman and was used for special rituals. This special section of our interactive art gallery features (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Bark-Paintings/

Is it Copper or is it Art?

Friday August 28, 2015

These unique rustic handmade copper vases are just stunning. Not only do they come in a variety of designs, but the texture of each individual piece is a work or art. Is it Copper or is it Art? That indeed is the question. These unique rustic handmade copper (Read More)

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A Place for Everything

Friday August 21, 2015

Just when you thought it couldn't get any better. Believe your eyes with this latest solution for unsightly garbage. Everything in its place, and a place for everything. Why would a proper place for the trashcan be any different? Keep your trash, newspapers, or magazines (Read More)

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Rustic Clay Art with Purpose

Friday August 21, 2015

Our rustic clay masks and other hand-crafted items using traditional processes by master artisans in Jalisco, Mexico. We believe the designs we've selected make a bold statement, and will add color and character to any room of your home or garden. When we think (Read More)

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All Things Considered

Friday August 21, 2015

You can always be sure that using La Fuente items in your décor plan, no matter which pieces your choose, they will all work together. Let's not talk about just one thing. Let's talk about all things La Fuente. We want our customers to know that La Fuente (Read More)

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Hats Off To Mexican Sombreros

Friday August 14, 2015

These genuine Belri brand sombreros are direct from Mexico and can be used for both formal and party events by both men and women. Sombreros are an icon of Mexican culture and are perfect for almost any festive occasion. You might think that these beautifully (Read More)

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The Art of the Huichol Yarn Paintings

Friday August 14, 2015

The Huichols express these feelings through their art, which is made not from the standpoint of decoration, but to give profound expression to deep spiritual beliefs. The rugged mountains and remote villages of the Sierra de Nayarit north of Guadalajara are the (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/The Art of the Huichol Yarn Paintings/

The Corona Connection

Friday August 14, 2015

Place your flat screen television in one of the charming, rustic entertainment centers. Do you like to kick back and relax after a long day at work with an ice-cold beer in your very own cantina? Well so do we! And now you can get all the original bar supplies (Read More)

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A Chili Lovers Paradise

Friday August 7, 2015

Hand-painted in the USA by a small, family-run business, our decorative 6-inch ceramic tiles are both striking and spectacular in color and design. Looking to spice up your home? Add charm and cheer to your home decor with our wide variety of Chili themed items (Read More)

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We Blend... Mesquite and Pine Collection

Friday August 7, 2015

Our Petrona Console Table is an elegant and modestly ornate sample of our table featuring turned legs, carved flourishes and two drawers. With a beautiful two-tone top, this console table will provide a striking and functional detail to your entryway or living room. Handmade (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Mesquite-Pine-Collection/

Entertaining Solutions Bar None

Friday August 7, 2015

This extra-large oak bar is packed full of features: center 24 bottle wine rack, slide-out cutting boards, waterfall glass door cabinets with shelves, a top-mounted wine glass rack, and mirrored side shelves. If you enjoy entertaining often, you might want to add (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Entertaining-Solutions-Bar/

Garden Planters: One Talavera or Two?

Friday July 31, 2015

Find the style and design that speaks to you and let the bright colors of Mexico breathe life into your plants and garden decor! What is that you say? Yes choose one Talavera wall planter or two, or three. Mix and match it's ok, there are no rules. Talavera planters (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Garden-Planters-One-Talavera-Two/

Cozy Eat In Nooks

Friday July 31, 2015

These built in looking styles are tailored to resemble the traditional craftsman look. However, there is no limit to where these smart practical pieces can be placed. Is the current space in your kitchen considered prime real estate? Well we have just the thing (Read More)

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We've Got Your Number

Friday July 31, 2015

Liven up the exterior of your home with these eye catching Talavera house numbers. Just when you thought Talavera could not think of one more wonderful thing to do with color, tile, texture and art. We are here to say. They did it again. Browse through all of (Read More)

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Serve Appetizers the Ann Kary Way

Friday July 24, 2015

Attention to detail, coupled with elegant designs and the inherent uniqueness of Mexican pewter. The Ann Kary Pewter Company was founded in 1989 by an affluent Mexican family who recognized the value of high-quality Mexican handicrafts. The elegant beauty of (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Appetizers-Ann-Kary/

New Mexico Furniture

Friday July 24, 2015

Each unique piece is a functional work of art, both visually stunning and exceptionally well made. Handmade in Angel Fire, New Mexico, every piece of furniture in the New Mexico Furniture Collection is crafted with the greatest possible care, talent and attention (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-Mexico-Furniture/

The Irony of Elegance and Onyx

Friday July 24, 2015

These beautiful creations are amazing hand forged iron lanterns assembled with the elegance of hand cut yellow onyx which brings in a warm comfortable golden glow into the room. The Irony of Elegance and Onyx - Foyer, entry or dining space, we cannot emphasize (Read More)

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La Fuente is Family Entertainment Center Central

Friday July 17, 2015

Place your flat screen television in one of the charming, rustic entertainment centers. Family Entertainment Central - Everyone knows that the heart of the home is the kitchen. However, the kitchen is usually surrounded by one key focus, the entertainment (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/La-Fuente-Family-Entertainment-Center-Central/

Nepales Weavings are Saving Families and Communities

Friday July 17, 2015

Locally known as Dhakas, these beautiful Nepalese fabrics are hand-loomed by local women using all-natural cotton. What a concept, bringing awareness to the world about people and about a community, women who struggle with life every day and yet they are producing (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Nepales-Weavings-Saving-Families-Communities/

Fun with Carlos and Albert

Friday July 17, 2015

The imaginative and fanciful Carlos and Albert Collection is the unique collaborative effort of two individuals from vastly diverse cultures. Fantasy World of Carlos & Albert - Welcome to a world of fantasy, imagination, humor and color...all combined in the (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Fun-with-Carlos-Albert/

The Mirror Effect of Talavera

Friday July 10, 2015

Beyond just their functionality, these beautiful additions to your décor’ will inspire the rest of your room design depending on the color palette you pull from the multitude of colors represented in each variation of color within each detailed tile design. Mexico (Read More)

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Bordering on Style - Tile Border Designs of Talavera

Friday July 10, 2015

With many hand painted choices available you can find the perfect combination for your project. Mix and match colors, there are truly no rules. Each explosion of color that surrounds each tile, happily flows and combines perfectly with one another. Nothing (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Bordering-on-Style---Tile-Border-Designs-of-Talavera/

Functional Gathering Places

Friday July 10, 2015

So, whether it’s an island from the Wine Country Collection, Russian River Island or Chef’s Island you will have many choices and styles to choose from for your kitchen gathering place. We are now living in the era of “the heart of the home is the kitchen”, with (Read More)

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A Touch of Hand Painted Majolica Culture

Friday July 3, 2015

From Kitchen Canisters to Jars and Vases plates and platters the Majolica look expresses the feeling of home. The majolica line is not limited to just kitchen items. This unique line of products includes just the right piece for any home application. The Santa (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/A-Touch-of-Hand-Painted-Majolica-Culture /

Climb Aboard the Sleep Train

Friday July 3, 2015

Hang your royal toga on our Roma headboard and you can be quickly be attired for almost any occasion! Whether you live in a mansion, hacienda or humble abode, the furniture you choose for one of the most important rooms in your home is likely very important (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Climb-Aboard-the-Sleep-Train/

Working from Home

Friday July 3, 2015

La Fuente offers a wide variety of office furniture for your home office. We have a desk for every need. Whether you are a writer, a techy or a seller whatever business you are in, rest assured we have the right desk for you. Working from Home is becoming more (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Working-from-Home/

Bath of the World It's a Matter of Vanity

Friday June 26, 2015

Baths of the World – it’s a matter of vanity. To truly appreciate the enormous time and hard-work put into these vanity varieties, you would have to pay close attention to the thought and detail presented in every line. American Farmhouse - The oversized, hand (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Baths-of-the-World-Its-a-Matter-of-Vanity/

Old World Storage with New Style

Friday June 26, 2015

Whichever collection you choose your bringing the Old World Style alive with function. Old World Storage with New Style - Each unique piece in our Southwest, Rustic Pine or American Oak Furniture Collection is hand-made in Mexico in the style of old-world craftsmen (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Old-World-Storage-with-New-Style/

Down Home Rustic Rockers

Friday June 26, 2015

Have you established your homestead? Or maybe you are looking for that “no place like home” feeling on your front or back porch. Either way, we have just the right rocker for you. Our rustic oak rockers. are waiting for you. So relax and enjoy a book by the fireplace (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Down-Home-Rustic-Rocker/

Lets get Zany with Zeny Fuentes

Friday June 19, 2015

Oaxacan Woodcarving Art - Zeny Fuentes is a Zapotec Indian and fourth generation woodcarver from San Martin Tilcajete, Oaxaca, Mexico. He began carving and painting when he was seven years old. While other children played and went about their day to day lives Sr (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Lets-get-Zany-with-Zeny-Fuentes/

Copper: The New “It” Collection

Friday June 19, 2015

This heavy version of the Aztec dining table features very thick iron supports for a more solid build, while maintaining its elegant Southwest design. As with most of the La Fuente Imports family of items, The Copper Collection . is nothing short of exceptional (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Copper-The-New-It-Collection/

A Restaurant Feeling for your Home

Friday June 19, 2015

That, eat out feeling, while eating in. Make your home the talk of the town! Or make your home feel like you are in your favorite Mexican Establishment. These vibrantly hand-painted scenes of Flora, Fauna and Mexican Life adorn the backrests of our chairs and barstools (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/A-Restaurant-Feelings-for-your-Home/

Wine Country in Your Home

Friday June 12, 2015

Imagine that! Wine country right in your very own home. Whether you’re a wine taster, wine master or a wine enthusiast. This collection will speak to you. The Wine Country Collection includes dozens of pieces appropriate for the occasion. Whether it's the unique (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Wine-Country-in-Your-Home/

Enjoying Designer Dining with Talavera Plates

Friday June 12, 2015

Enjoy Designer Dining with Talavera Plates - Talavera was introduced to Mexico by Spanish guild artisans of the Colonial period. Known as "majolica" in Spain, Mexican Talavera draws its name from the 16th century Spanish pottery center, Talavera de la Reina, where (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Enjoying-Designer-Dining-with-Talavera-Plates/

Accent on Tin Lighting and Laterns

Friday June 12, 2015

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Mayan Hammocks for Summer Relaxation

Friday June 5, 2015

There are so many reasons why we just need to take the time out of our lives to just RELAX. La Fuente Imports is proud to offer hand-woven Mayan Hammocks by Gilberto Rivera, a third generation artisan who weaves his hammocks in the same method and the same (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Mayan-Hammocks-for-Summer-Relaxation/

Rustic Mexican Decor Ideas

Friday June 5, 2015

The best thing about the Rustic Mexican Style is its versatility. This beautiful style can be used inside and out. Mexican décor is about nature and color and passion for well-made furnishings to complement your home and add character to your surroundings. Add (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Rustic-Mexican-Decor-Ideas/

The Colors of Mexico

Friday June 5, 2015

THE COLORS OF MEXICO book uses colors to introduce children to the history, traditions, and daily life of people in Mexico. A map, index, and lovely, full-color illustrations complement the text beautifully. The Colors of Mexico - Decorative Informational Side (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/The-Colors-of-Mexico/

Mexican Iron and Onyx Lighting

Friday May 29, 2015

These unique lighting options have been carefully created by skilled artisans. Each light is really a functional piece of art and are available in a variety of shapes and sizes. We are sure that you’ll find the perfect light fixture that will not only light up the (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Mexican-Iron-and-Onyx-Lighting/

Skeleton Aprons for Stylish Cooking

Friday May 22, 2015

Guests will have no trouble finding their host with our Skeletons on White Apron. Get yours today and make cooking fun again. Who knows, you might even wind up with your own cooking show. If you do, just make sure to give La Fuente some credit! Aprons - are becoming (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Skeleton-Aprons-for-Stylish-Cooking/

Jose Ojeda Knives for Functional Beauty

Friday May 22, 2015

For form and function, our curved steak knives by José Ojeda are the best choice for kitchen cutlery. Purchase yours today and see what you have been missing. These quality knives make all the difference when it comes to carving up any cut of meat! Jose Ojeda (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Jose-Ojeda-Knives-for-Functional-Beauty/

Outfit the Outdoors with a Copper Collection Chair

Friday May 22, 2015

An all-around classic look, easy to clean, and durable, the Classic Armchair from La Fuente Imports is a staple for outdoor decor. Purchase them today and enjoy a small discount. The sale only lasts a few more days. Use them to dress up your outdoor spaces and make (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Outfit-the-Outdoors-with-a-Copper-Collection-Chair/

Rustic Oak Breakfast Nook Set

Friday May 15, 2015

You simply can't go wrong with our Rustic Oak Breakfast Nook Set. It's durability, attention to detail, and functionality all point toward one thing, nobody does furniture quite like La Fuente Imports. Rustic Oak Breakfast Nook Set - Breakfast nooks can be tricky (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Rustic-Oak-Breakfast-Nook-Set/

Talavera House Numbers

Friday May 15, 2015

These numbers look fantastic on the exterior of your home and are easy to read. Showcased in blue with accents of red, green, and yellow, these tiles are a show stopper. Talavera House Numbers - Perhaps your house could use a bit of updating. Nothing too extravagant (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Talavera-House-Numbers/

Majolica Day of the Dead Fruit Bowl

Friday May 15, 2015

Pay homage to the dead and honoring them is what the day of the dead festival celebration is all about. Our day of the dead fruit bowl allows you to do both. Honor your loved ones birthday milestone, while at the same time pay a bit of respect to that aunt or uncle (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Majolica-Day-of-the-Dead-Fruit-Bowl/

Hammered Copper Headboard

Friday May 8, 2015

You could go Art Deco or modern minimalist Zen with this headboard. You could go traditional with quilts and lace, or classic with warm mahoganies and darker pieces of furniture to create the ultimate bachelor pad. The results are truly endless and are only limited (Read More)

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The Chapo Star Cupboard offers a Nostalgic Flavor

Friday May 8, 2015

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Huichol Yarn Art from Mexico

Friday May 8, 2015

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Huichol-Yarn-Art-from-Mexico/

Armendaris Oil Painting on Canvas

Friday May 1, 2015

The Armendaris piece, in particular, features an almost surreal expression. The subject is painted in black and white tones, with shades of gray, while the only pop of color is the straw hat worn by the male subject. This type of photographic art was popular a decade (Read More)

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Decorate with a Ginger Jar Vase

Friday May 1, 2015

Purchase one today, and put it to work for you. Purchase a couple and use them to create symmetry on a foyer table, or add a sense of balance to a large mantle. Group three or more for a collective art piece. With an accessory that has this much class and style, you (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Decorate-with-a-Ginger-Jar-Vase/

Perfect Two Drawer Console Table

Friday May 1, 2015

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Perfect-Two-Drawer-Console-Table/

New Mexico End Table

Friday April 24, 2015

Very angular, yet sturdy, our New Mexico End Table looks like it has been around for years. It features classic hardware, which complement the solid structure of the piece. All of this works together to create a stunning coffee table. However, the process of creating (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-Mexico-End-Table/

Talavera Snack Trays to Entertain in Style

Friday April 24, 2015

Our Talavera Snack Trays are both beautiful and functional. Serve up some of your famous appetizers with flair! Snacking will Never Be the Same with Our Talavera Trays - It doesn't matter if it's a pay-per-view boxing event, baseball game, football match, or (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Talavera-Snack-Trays-to-Entertain-in-Style/

Transform Your Bathroom with a La Fuente Vanity

Friday April 24, 2015

This is the his-and- hers model, featuring beautiful copper sinks that have been hand hammered to provide the perfect luster and look. The patina in the copper adds to the character of the cabinet, matching the drawer and cabinet door facings, as well as echoing the (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Transform-Your-Bathroom-with-a-La-Fuente-Vanity/

Sitting Pig Planter

Friday April 17, 2015

Dress up your front porch with a pair of piglets, decked out with a variety of plants that spill over, and trail down the back of the planter. Sitting Pig Planter - Spring is here and it is that time of year again. You know, that time of year where you see houses (Read More)

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Dress Up Spring With A Talavera Planter

Friday April 17, 2015

Our planters are colorful, festive, and lend themselves to so many applications. Dress Up Spring With A Talavera Planter - Spring is here and that means it is time for dressing up front porches and outside spaces with bursting blooms. What better way to do that (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Dress-Up-Spring-With-A-Talavera-Planter/

Rustic Arch Planter

Friday April 17, 2015

Our small arch planter is the perfect little container to contain your precious perennials in the spring. Order a few from La Fuente and transform your outdoor space. Outfit Your Outdoor Space with Our Rustic Arch Planters - Spring is here, and it is the perfect (Read More)

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Make a Statement With a Sacred Heart Mirror

Friday April 10, 2015

Sometimes there are pieces that seem to fit only one type of design style, yet in reality, they lend themselves to several different applications. Such is the case with our Sacred Heart mirror collection from La Fuente Imports. Make a Statement With a Sacred (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Make-a-Statement-With-a-Sacred-Heart-Mirror /

The American Mission Oak Office

Friday April 10, 2015

Let our American Mission Oak L-shaped Desk with Hutch lend a helping hand. A large solid piece of furniture, it is quite functional and its form as well. The L-shaped lends itself to easily being incorporated into a corner space. American Mission Oak L-Shaped (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/The-American-Mission-Oak-Office/

Rustic Oak Laptop Armoire

Friday April 10, 2015

Featuring distressed oak, with a slate inlay, our Rustic Oak Laptop Armoire is an eye pleaser. The wood grain of the oak is beautifully captured in our classic distressed finish, while the slate inlay provides a look that is timeless and classic. Rustic Oak Laptop (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Rustic-Oak-Laptop-Armoire /

Talavera Tea Sets Make Your Party Pop!

Friday April 3, 2015

Fashioned in the traditional Talavera manner, each tea set is hand crafted and finished in beautiful colors, and fired perfectly to ensure quality. Sometimes you need something special to set the tone. Every now and then an occasion comes along that requires a (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Talavera-Tea-Sets-Make-Your-Party-Pop/

Blue and White Talavera Tile

Friday April 3, 2015

If you are looking to put a little bit of the Southwest into your home's design scheme, why not try it with our Talavera Tile. Particularly, are blue and white pattern is just the perfect thing to liven up a space. Blue and White Talavera Tile - If you are looking (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Blue-and-White-Talavera-Tile/

Make Your Bed Grand with Our King Trunk!

Friday April 3, 2015

Storage is not a problem if you have the right piece of furniture. It is a non-issue with our king trunk. This storage unit is perfect for anchoring the end of your king size bed. It comes with feet that lend elegance and functionality. Make Your Bed Grand with (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Make-Your-Bed-Grand-with-Our-King-Trunk/

Bring Formaility Back with a Lone Star Arm Chair

Friday March 27, 2015

Bring Formality Back With a Lone Star Arm Chair - Placing chairs at a dining room table can be somewhat tricky. Usually, tables are configured with a standard six or eight person setting. Yet arranging them can be somewhat of a trick. Let a couple of our Lone Star (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Bring-Formaility-Back-with-a-Lone-Star-Arm-Chair/

Surprising Uses for a Small Armoire

Friday March 27, 2015

Our Small Sierra Armoire is the perfect storage solution. Surprising Uses for an Armoire - Sometimes you need just the perfect piece to add to a room in order for it to be complete. Particularly in bathrooms, it is hard to accessorize properly. Even in a large (Read More)

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Copper Dining Tables

Friday March 27, 2015

As part of our Copper Furniture Collection, La Fuente Imports is proud to offer the Heavy Roman Dining Table as a stately, solid piece of furniture Heavy Roman Dining Table - Picture yourself gathered around a large table with family and friends. Maybe it is (Read More)

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Our Bright Festive Carved Chairs Will Spice Up Your Space!

Friday March 20, 2015

If you've been looking to brighten up your home and make it the talk of the neighborhood, look no further than one of our Carved Pueblo Chairs. These chairs are festive and bright, to say the least. They are beautifully built and well-constructed by artisans with a (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Our-Bright-Festive-Carved-Chairs-Will-Spice-Up-Your-Space/

Outfit Your Home with a Lone Star Bar Stool

Friday March 20, 2015

Outfit Your Home with a Lone Star Bar Stool - If you have been looking for the perfect bar stool to offset your bar at home, why not consider our Tall Lone Star Bar Stool with cushion. These are crafted of the highest quality and have just the perfect detail elements (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Outfit-Your-Home-with-a-Lone-Star-Bar-Stool/

Colorful Floor Vases add Pizazz and Style to Any Room

Friday March 20, 2015

Need some color in your design scheme? Well, look no further than our Tambor Floor Vase. Colorful Floor Vases add Pizazz and Style to Any Room - Need some color in your design scheme? Well, look no further than our Tambor Floor Vase. These unique pieces are spectacular (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Colorful-Floor-Vases-add-Pizazz-and-Style-to-Any-Room /

Chili Pepper Coat Rack

Friday March 13, 2015

Spice it Up with Our Chili Pepper Coat Rack Hall trees and coat racks look so plain most of the times don’t they? You know what we are referring too, the old standard, four-legged, single post coat rack that has a few hooks scattered around the top ring. Those (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Chili-Pepper-Coat-Rack/

Iron and Onyx Chandelier Lighting

Friday March 13, 2015

The scrolled ironwork is handcrafted and turned to create a truly stunning piece. The look and feel remind you of something you might see in a classic grand Spanish estate tucked in the heart of Old Mexico. There are chandeliers that feature lots of candles and (Read More)

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Refresh Your Room with our Alpina Headboard

Friday March 13, 2015

Refresh Your Room with Our Alpina Headboard Our Alpina Headboard is the perfect thing to refresh a tired bedroom. Perhaps your room is a little bit lackluster. You know what we are talking about; those dated pieces of furniture, probably a throw rug or two (Read More)

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Find the Perfect Storage Solution with Our Barnwood Chest!

Friday March 13, 2015

Reasonably priced, and made to stand the test of time… Or at least withstand your family daily needs, our 6 drawer chest is La Fuente's answer to a storage solution for your clothes. This is heirloom quality furniture that will last for generations to come. Choose (Read More)

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Santa Fe Rocking Chair

Friday March 6, 2015

The Santa Fe rocker with cushion would be the perfect item to incorporate into your living room or den. If you're looking to add a quiet space to your home, why not consider one of our rocking chairs. The Santa Fe rocker with cushion would be the perfect item (Read More)

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Rustic Lyon Console Table

Friday March 6, 2015

Our Lyon console table is no exception. Its exquisite lines and nicely turned legs and feet give it just the amount of softness you need for such a bold structural piece. Lyon Console Table - Function and form are always two good things to keep in mind when it (Read More)

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Legal File Cabinets

Friday March 6, 2015

Why not consider organizing with one of our small legal file cabinets. Small Legal File Cabinets - We all have those items in our home that we don't talk about. Cluttered corners and junk drawers. Things that need to be filed, but are not. Closets that seem like (Read More)

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Decorative Mata Ortiz Pottery For Your Home

Friday March 6, 2015

Mata Ortiz pottery represents the best of Mexican ceramics. A tradition that has been mastered and handed down from generation to generation, Mata Ortiz ceramics are sought out worldwide. Mata Ortiz Pottery - Decorative accents can make or break a home. We all (Read More)

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Talavera Place Settings are Perfect for Warmer Weather Dining

Thursday March 5, 2015

Talavera Place Settings - Warmer weather is just around the corner and it will soon be time to catch up with old friends, make new friends, and throw some spectacular parties. Whether the occasion is a casual barbeque filled with hot dogs and the perfect burger, or (Read More)

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Talavera Sinks from Mexico

Tuesday February 24, 2015

Talavera Sinks - Bathroom sinks and vanities can always be a challenge when you were trying to choose the right match for your home. Often times, you are left with door choices or something that looks to run-of-the-mill so to speak. Well, choosing a Talavera sink from (Read More)

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Rustic Large Corner Cabinet

Wednesday February 18, 2015

As always, all of our pieces featured in the rustic pine furniture collection are made from kiln dried Ponderosa pine which hardens the wood and keeps it moisture free. This means you can store your items inside without worry of them tarnishing too soon or getting (Read More)

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Mexican Tin Cathedral Mirror

Tuesday February 17, 2015

The one thing you don't want to be is without one! Let your inner interior decorator shine through when purchase one of our hand painted Mexican Tin Mirrors to bring a bit of southwestern spirit to your home. You will not be disappointed, and your space will be a bit (Read More)

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Authentic Mexican Sombreros

Tuesday February 17, 2015

Mexican Sombreros- Looking to have fun at your next event? Why not be your own bandito with an authentic Mexican sombrero from La Fuente Imports. Festive and fun, these amazingly beautiful hats can be used both for formal occasions and party events, such as birthdays (Read More)

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Handblown Lime Swirl Glassware

Thursday February 12, 2015

Perfect for large groups, or suited well for smaller intimate gatherings, our lime swirl patterns glassware is just the service you need for any occasion. Make your party stand out at your next event with a few pieces from our collection. You will be glad you did! Lime (Read More)

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Dress Up Your Wall with a Hummingbird Mirror

Thursday February 12, 2015

Whatever your needs and however you choose to use them, our hummingbird mirrors make grand statement pieces. They are sure to be a great conversation starter and will get your room noticed. We have several different sizes to choose from that are sure to please. Make (Read More)

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Make Any Day Festive with Our Day of the Dead Ceramic Tile

Thursday February 12, 2015

Make Any Day Festive with Our Day of the Dead Ceramic Tile! Tile can make or break your home. It says a lot about who you are as a person and can complement or ruin a room. This is why we spend hours agonizing over new kitchen tile, or that perfect bathroom tile that (Read More)

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Lily Room Divider

Friday January 30, 2015

Lily Room Divider - At almost 5 feet wide and a little over 5 feet tall, our Lily Room Divider is the perfect accent piece if you're looking for something to break up a space. We all have those awkward shaped rooms in our home. Either they are too long, or too wide (Read More)

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Beautiful Carved Flower Sideboard

Wednesday January 28, 2015

Carved Flower Sideboard - Nothing makes a grand statement and anchors a room like a Carved Flower Sideboard from La Fuente imports. As part of our Southwest furniture collection, this piece is sure to please. Every one of these unique pieces of furniture are handmade (Read More)

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Rustic Oak Kitchen Island Table

Wednesday January 28, 2015

Rustic Oak Kitchen Island Table – We suggest our Rustic Oak Kitchen Island Table as a worthy piece to consider for your Mexican-inspired home. The Island features a solid oak counter top which is reminiscent of a butcher block style due to its lights stain. It is contrasted (Read More)

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New Mexico Collection TV Stand

Tuesday January 27, 2015

Versatile and colorful, this piece will make a statement in your home and complements just about any decor style. The simple, yet elegant design of this must have piece from our New Mexico Furniture Collection allows it to easily transition from room to room. This (Read More)

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Red Lily Trunk for Extra Storage

Tuesday January 27, 2015

Lilies are long known to evoke a feeling of serenity and comb. Giving lilies as a gift in ancient times was considered to be a sign of peace and friendship. Today, it is much the same. Lilies are also given in honor of or in memorial to love ones as a symbol of the (Read More)

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Mansion Star Headboard is True Southwest Style

Friday January 16, 2015

Nothing says cowboy or speaks to the southwest quite like the mansion star headboard from La Fuente Imports. Mansion Star Headboard - Nothing says cowboy or speaks to the southwest quite like the mansion star headboard from La Fuente Imports. Using kiln dried (Read More)

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Bistro Wine Barrel Cooler

Friday January 16, 2015

Made from old whiskey and wine barrels, it also doubles as a bistro table. This dual-purpose piece has an actual working tap. It is lined on the inside making it ice ready ice to keep your wine or cocktails cool before things heat up. The tabletop is adorned with beautiful (Read More)

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The Talavera Serving Bowl

Friday January 9, 2015

The next time you're looking for something to dress up your dining room display, consider one of our Talavera platters. This Talavera serving bowl is part of our collection of Talavera pottery and features fantastic bright colors that are suitable for just about any (Read More)

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Antique Pine and Copper Collection Sideboard

Friday January 9, 2015

The warm finish of the pine wood, and the rich copper accents of the cabinet make this a striking piece. To make it even more remarkable, you have design options for the front panels. The drawer fronts and cabinet doors come in a variety of options for the inlay such (Read More)

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Mesquite and Pine Cabinet

Friday January 9, 2015

With a Chevron design of Mesquite and Pine along the sides; and diamond type inlay on the top, drawers, and cabinet doors, this piece is very unique to say the least. The two door cabinet is completely hand made. Two Door Cabinet from our Mesquite and Pine Collection (Read More)

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The Perfect 5 Drawer Dresser

Friday December 5, 2014

This piece also lends itself to incorporating so easily and seamlessly with many different furniture design styles. If you have a traditional cottage type bedroom set , then this dresser will pair beautifully with it. If you need to integrate a complementary or accent (Read More)

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Farmhouse Sink Vanity and Cabinet

Friday December 5, 2014

The farmhouse with sink vanity and cabinet would be a beautiful piece that would create a unique bathroom. It could be used in other spaces as well. It would be a nice focal point for a Butler's pantry or wet bar. You could even add a second cabinet for a more dramatic (Read More)

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Authentic Talavera Tiles Pottery and Folk Art from La Fuente

Tuesday November 25, 2014

The majority of our Talavera pottery is made by hand in Puebla, Mexico, an area rich in the tradition of crafting pieces such as the plates, platters, and place settings we offer. Boasting charming detail, all dishware is crack and chip resistant due to the high (Read More)

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Carved Furniture offers Classic Beauty Rich Styling and the Finest Workmanship

Friday November 21, 2014

Our latest addition to the Carved Collection, these impressive, solid-wood room dividers were hand-carved and hand-painted by highly skilled artisans in central Mexico. This particular design depicts sprouting lilies on one side, and villagers arranging a lily basket (Read More)

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Make a Statement with Our Rustic Pine Sideboard

Thursday November 20, 2014

The practical application of our sideboard is endless, and the quality is unmatched. This item is calling for your home or cottage. The simplicity of design and attention to stylistic elements make this a piece worthy of heirloom quality. You will enjoy it for (Read More)

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Kitchen Islands Brings the Allure of Wine Country to Your Home

Thursday November 20, 2014

Our Russian River Kitchen Island Brings the Allure of the Wine Country to Your Home - Wine country is alluring and has its own brand of mystique. Rolling vineyards and beautiful sunsets lend to such a romantic scene. You can bring a little bit of that to your home (Read More)

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The Vibrant and Spiritual Mexican Home Decor

Tuesday November 18, 2014

Today, Mexican home decor is more popular than ever before thanks to the rich history and amazing mixes that made it both natural and vibrant. And of course, the inner spirit of this style is still alive and strong, and keeps on attracting many people who choose Mexican (Read More)

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Color Pop your Space with Mexican Paper Mache

Monday November 17, 2014

Any of our papier-mâché items make great conversation pieces. Look over our collection and find the perfect statement piece for your home. There are hundreds of pieces to choose from that will set the tone for your space. Unique, whimsical, and bold, nothing gives (Read More)

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Make a Statement with Talavera Tile

Thursday November 6, 2014

La Fuente has partnered with some great Talavera providers to offer their vast collection of Talavera tile. If you are looking for quality pieces at more than reasonable prices, our Talavera collection is sure to delight. Looking for way to spice up your home (Read More)

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Get Versatile with Our Trunk Coffee Table

Thursday November 6, 2014

Again, no matter what you choose, one thing is certain. The amount of quality and craftsmanship that has gone into making the La Fuente trunk coffee table ensures that it will be around for many years to come. This could wind up being one of those heirloom pieces (Read More)

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10 Facts about Day of the Dead

Wednesday October 29, 2014

Browse La Fuente Imports full line of Day of the Dead collectibles today! 10 Facts about Day of the Dead celebrations in Mexico -- This Mexican tradition takes place on November 1st and 2nd each year. It is such a special piece of Mexican culture that it is considered (Read More)

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Rustic Home Decor Never Goes Out of Style

Wednesday October 29, 2014

If you're ready to start decorating your home with southwest Mexican rustic home decor, then shop online to find affordable items such as furniture, Mexican tin mirrors, pottery, rustic sconce covers and hundreds of other amazing decorations! If you want a (Read More)

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Pre-Colombian Pots

Wednesday October 29, 2014

These pots speak to that, bringing to life the archaic past with their hard geometric lines and patterns. Each of these pieces are unique, varying slightly in form and size. Colorful lines wrap the neck of each piece giving just the right amount of color. The hand (Read More)

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Turn Your Home into a Masterpiece

Friday October 10, 2014

Visit our Mexican Folk Art department today and order your favorite piece of original art! How do you turn a home into a masterpiece? By filling it with masterpieces, of course! Displaying, collecting or showcasing one or more original pieces of artwork can (Read More)

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Gather the Family around a Big Dining Table

Friday October 10, 2014

Our popular Rustic Pine Trestle Dining Table is a very affordable table that is hand made of sturdy pine and will provide exceptional stability for even the most rambunctious family dinners. The distressed finish is forgiving of spills and tantrums as well. As many (Read More)

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Amazing Mexican Interior Ideas

Friday October 3, 2014

If you’re trying to create the Mexican home of your dreams, we encourage you to browse through our online web store today for all your Mexican Furniture, Art and Home Décor wants and needs! The people of Mexico are vibrant, colorful and, fun so your Mexican (Read More)

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Frida Kahlo The Lioness of Mexico

Thursday October 2, 2014

But Frida Kahlo was not only an exceptional artist, she was an exceptional woman. Suffering her whole life from an ongoing list of complications arising from her childhood car accident, she nevertheless made her mark as an artist and as a woman. She took on what (Read More)

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Order Your Day of the Dead Crafts Today

Thursday October 2, 2014

Browse our entire online inventory of Day of the Dead Arts and Crafts today!. Now is the perfect time to order Day of the Dead Arts and Crafts for your kids or loved ones. La Fuente Imports offers some fun selections that everyone in the family will want to (Read More)

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Getting Ready for Autumn Entertaining

Friday September 26, 2014

La Fuente Imports offers a festive assortment of authentic Mexican furnishings and home accents which will help your autumn home extra-special! Browse our entire Mexican Home Store online today. . Get Ready for Autumn Entertaining! It’s almost hard to imagine (Read More)

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A Rainbow of Talavera Tile Colors

Friday September 26, 2014

La Fuente’s Talavera tiles are handmade in Mexico and can have both variances in color and imperfections in the finish. This is part of the appeal of Talavera tiles, they are meant to be imperfect and used in a rustic or southwestern setting. Talavera Tiles (Read More)

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Authentic Talavera Pottery from Mexico

Friday September 26, 2014

La Fuente Imports one of the largest selections of high-quality Authentic Talavera available online! Talavera Ceramic is mostly used to make utilitarian items such as plates, bowls, jars, flowerpots, sinks , religious items and decorative figures. However (Read More)

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Warm Autumn Hues of Copper Furniture

Friday September 26, 2014

Browse The Copper Collection today! If you love the warm rich hues of autumn in your home’s interior design then you’re sure to love La Fuente Imports Copper Furniture Collection . This furniture is constructed from reclaimed wood and repurposed copper. Sourced (Read More)

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Using Feng Shui in Your Mexican Home

Friday September 26, 2014

Many homes in the Yucatán are Feng Shui-friendly. A notable feature of homes in Mérida, Yucatán are the high ceilings. It is thought by some that high ceilings offer the ability to think in broader terms because of the sense of freedom associated with space. Also (Read More)

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Tips for Decorating Your Hacienda

Thursday September 25, 2014

Browse our entire online inventory of Rustic Furniture and Mexican Home Accents today! The word Hacienda in Spanish means estate. Haciendas are huge in size and are considered a symbol of status and wealth. Hacienda home style is more than four centuries old and (Read More)

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Round Out Your Home with a New Mirror

Thursday September 18, 2014

Now is the perfect time to balance out all those right angles in your home with a new round mirror! Houzz.com contributor Erin Lang Norris explains, “By default, the use of squared angles and straight lines tend to be naturals when it comes to interior design (Read More)

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New Painted Cross Patterns from Mexico

Thursday September 18, 2014

Browse our entire Hand-Painted Cross Designs from Mexico today! The cross is one of the most ancient human symbols, and has been used by many religions, most notably Christianity. It may be seen as a division of the world into four elements (Chevalier, 1997 (Read More)

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Order Your Day of the Dead Decor Today

Friday September 12, 2014

September is the perfect time to order your new Day of the Dead Home Accents before this year’s annual celebration. Day of the Dead (aka Día de Muertos) is a Mexican holiday observed throughout Mexico and around the world in other cultures. The holiday focuses (Read More)

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The New Mexico Furniture Collection

Friday September 5, 2014

Browse the entire New Mexico Furniture Collection today! La Fuente is keeping things fresh this summer by incorporating another amazing furniture line to our offerings. We’re happy to introduce you to the New Mexico Furniture Collection! These furniture (Read More)

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Benefits of Solid Wood Furniture

Friday September 5, 2014

Whether searching for bedroom, living room, dining room, or home office furniture, we're certain you'll enjoy the extensive selection of unique pieces offered in our storefront. La Fuente Imports prides itself on offering hundreds of solid wood furniture (Read More)

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The Perfect Furniture for your Southwest Home

Thursday August 28, 2014

Select your new furniture today -- Santa Fe Furniture Collection from La Fuente Imports! The Southwest interior design style primarily reflects the environment and heritage of New Mexico and Arizona. Natural elements and colors and accents inspired by the Spaniards (Read More)

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Talavera Pottery As Houseware or Gift Idea

Thursday August 28, 2014

A piece of hand painted Talavera pottery, the finest earthenware of Mexico, is one of the most special gifts you can give to another. This year get creative and choose gifts to delight everyone on your list and remember Talavera for a unique piece of art. You (Read More)

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The Religious Mexican Icon - Virgin of Gaudalupe

Wednesday August 27, 2014

If you are an admirer of the sacred Virgin of Guadelupe, , then you’ll enjoy the beautiful assortment of religious folk art, in our online store that features this divine icon. Perhaps one of the most widely recognized and honored figures of Mexican religious (Read More)

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One-of-a-Kind Otomi Embroidery

Monday August 25, 2014

The very unique Twin Peacocks Fino Quality Otomi Tapestry is another of our new favorites! Otomi textiles are an ancient handicraft using hand embroidering techniques, Otomi textiles, known as tenangos, incorporating colorful images of animals and native people (Read More)

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A Bit of History about American Oak Furniture

Monday August 25, 2014

With a large office and living room selection, you are sure to find Mission furniture that will outfit your space in style. Our American Mission Oak Collection is a beautiful example of traditional Mission furniture showcasing clean lines and a full-grain expression (Read More)

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Elements of Mexican Interior Design

Mexican Design

Wednesday August 20, 2014

La Fuente is just the place to help you transform your home into a beautiful Mexican Interior Design! Our online storefront is bursting with handmade furniture, art and home décor accessories. The Mexican interior design esthetic is full of vibrant color and (Read More)

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Kitchen Islands Provide Beautiful Function

Kitchen Islands

Monday August 11, 2014

Looking for some extra chopping space? Our charming Butcher Block Cart features an extra thick top to withstand years of cutting, cooking and spills. Perfect for the center of a kitchen as an additional work area, the cart also features casters for easy movement when (Read More)

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Mexican Paper Products for Gift Giving

Mexican Paper Products

Monday August 11, 2014

All of our Mexican Greeting Cards feature beautiful classic Mexican Art that jumps out from the paper. With a blank inside, you can send them to friends, family and lovers alike. Just make sure your poetic writing matches the beauty of the card itself. These cards (Read More)

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Tin Glass Nichos for Home Altars

Tin Nichos

Monday August 11, 2014

It is common to see "nichos" set upon tables and pedestals to display religious icons. These boxes may serve as a religious altar, to mark a significant religious event, or to honor a patron saint. Nicho art originated as a popular adaptation of the Roman Catholic (Read More)

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Casual Seating Ideas

Seating Ideas

Monday August 11, 2014

Are you looking for the perfect addition to any Southwest interior design? We offer handmade collections of furniture that are built to last a lifetime, from the Southwest Collection to the Rustic Oak furniture. All of our furniture pieces are beautiful, durable and (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Casual-Seating-Ideas/

Luxurious Talavera by Maximo Huerta

Luxurious Talavera

Monday August 11, 2014

From the renowned studio of Maximo Huerta, these pieces represent the finest in authentic Talavera. Hand-thrown from the rich volcanic soils of Puebla, Mexico then fired and finished in a classic blend of precision and artistry, each design is a beautiful work of art (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Luxurious-Talavera-by-Maximo-Huerta/

The Adaptable Console Table

Console Table

Monday August 11, 2014

Are you in need of some home organization? Why not consider placing a narrow Console Table in your hallway as an entry table? You can create a “drop zone” for keys, coins and anything else for when you come home. Is there any piece of furniture more adaptable (Read More)

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Tips on Purchasing an Entertainment Center

Entertainment Center Options

Wednesday August 6, 2014

Buying an entertainment center is no different than any other major furniture purchase. You must consider not only its functionality, but the overall presence that it will have in your home. In this day in age, it is most likely that you will be spending a lot of time (Read More)

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Decorate Your Home Like A Log Cabin

Rustic Log Cabin Decorations

Wednesday August 6, 2014

Cozy up next to the fireplace in your new “log cabin” interior design. Our Log Rocking Chair is perfect for enjoying a favorite book in as well as relaxing as you gently rock back and forward in your aspen log rocking chair. This comfortable and expertly crafted chair (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Decorate-Your-Home-Like-A-Log-Cabin/

The Catrina

Wednesday August 6, 2014

While the original work by Posada introduced the character, the popularity of La Calavera Catrina as well as her name is derived from a work by artist Diego Rivera in his 1948 work titled, ‘Dream of a Sunday afternoon along Central Alameda’. The Catrina, originally (Read More)

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Ways To Decorate Your Sideboard

Decorating Your Sideboard

Monday August 4, 2014

Simplicity is the key when decorating your new sideboard. Too much variety can give off a feeling of chaos. Keep your objects or groupings on display to a minimum. In other words, be selective. Not too long ago we shared our thoughts on one of the most flexible (Read More)

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Classic Blue White Talavera

Classic Talavera

Wednesday July 30, 2014

Another great Blue and White Talavera piece is our Blue & White Ginger Jar! Using modern, high-temperature kilns each Talavera jar and vase has a strong and durable finish that resists chips and cracks. This process creates a finished product that is both beautiful (Read More)

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Interior Decorating Ideas for Your Bathroom

Ideas fpr your Bathroom

Monday July 28, 2014

In order to achieve a contemporary design, the interior painting must be vivid and bold. When it comes to choosing the materials for the shelf, glass panels are more ideal. Also, make sure that bathroom accessories such as dispensers and soap dishes have round accents (Read More)

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Small Furniture Pieces To Pull Your Design Together

Monday July 28, 2014

It’s the little things that really pull an interior design together! La Fuente’s inventory offers numerous small furniture pieces that will assist you in completing your space. Here are some of favorite pieces to get you started. Pueblo Double-Sided Room Divider (Read More)

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Beautify Your Outdoor Space with our Rustic Planters

Thursday July 24, 2014

Browse our full selection of today. Handmade Rustic Wall Planters today! It’s not too late in the season to beautify your outdoor spaces with flowers!! If you love rustic simplicity then you’ll be charmed by our Rustic Wall Planters that are suitable for (Read More)

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Create Your Home Office This Summer

Thursday July 24, 2014

Is it time to get organized? Browse our entire Office Furniture selections today! Summer is actually a great time to create an office space before the kid’s go back to school. Our store inventory includes furniture pieces that you’ll need to create an office (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Create-Your-Home-Office-This-Summer/

Tips for Arranging Your Living Room Furniture

Monday July 21, 2014

Isn’t it about time you create a living room that you and your family will love spending time in? By simply positioning your room’s furniture correctly, you can take your living room from drab to fab! Better Homes & Gardens Magazine offers the following (Read More)

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Accessorize Your Space with Talavera

Your Space with Talavera

Monday July 21, 2014

Each piece of Talavera Home Décor is handmade and hand-painted by skilled artists in Mexico. By using modern, high-temperature kilns each piece is sure to have a strong and durable finish making them crack and chip resistant. Why not accessorize your home with (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Accessorize-Your-Space-with-Talavera/

Paper Mache Creations by Roberto Garcia

Paper Mache Creations

Monday July 21, 2014

If you’ve been searching for colorful, unique, and truly Mexican art to grace your home, then consider one of Roberto’s festive Paper Mache Masks and Figures. Each piece of art is perfect for adding a festive touch to your home. They also make wonderful gifts! The (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Paper-Mache-Creations-by-Roberto-Garcia/

New and Noteworthy - Huichol Beaded Skulls

Thursday July 17, 2014

Which Huichol Beaded Skull will you select to display in your home? La Fuente is keeping things fresh and new this spring! We’ve recently added to our popular Huichol Beaded Art category and we’re excited to share our new Huichol Skulls that are each handmade (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-Noteworthy-Huichol-Beaded-Skulls/

Mexican Mirrors Provide Functional Beauty

Mexican Mirrors

Monday July 14, 2014

Our Painted Tin Mirrors are each made by hand in the bustling city of Oaxaca, Mexico. You’ll find these mirrors to be whimsical and unique. Each is hand-painted and they are perfect to hang anywhere you may need a sliver of color or a focal point for a bland wall (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Mexican-Mirrors-Provide-Functional-Beauty/

Make Sure You Are Buying Authentic Talavera

Buying Authentic Talavera

Monday July 14, 2014

Talavera is a type of majolica earthenware, distinguished by its white base glaze. Authentic Talavera Pottery comes from the city of Puebla and the communities of Atlixco, Cholula and Tecali, as the clays needed and the history of this craft are both centered there (Read More)

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Trendy Bathroom Sink Vanities

Bathroom Vanities

Monday July 14, 2014

Our vanities are handmade in Mexico of quality materials that are made to last a lifetime. Vanities are customizable so please contact us for any dimensional or design changes that you are in need of. The possibilities are nearly endless! In recent years, it’s (Read More)

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Order Your Day of the Dead Crafts Today

Thursday July 10, 2014

Browse our entire online inventory of Day of the Dead Arts and Crafts today!. Now is the perfect time to order Day of the Dead Arts and Crafts for your kids or loved ones. La Fuente Imports offers some fun selections that everyone in the family will want to (Read More)

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Enhance Your Curb Appeal with Clay House Numbers

Sunday June 8, 2014

Create a great first impression by selecting from our variety of styles and colors. All numbers provide a very rustic and southwest styling so you can’t go wrong! When you’re sprucing up your home this summer, don’t forget to enhance your front door area. Decorating (Read More)

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Ideas for Decorating Your New Home

Sunday June 8, 2014

Fill your new home with items which make you happy and furniture which will last a lifetime. Browse La Fuente Imports online catalog for all of your decorating needs and wants! Moving into your first home is an exciting and momentous occasion. Once you get the (Read More)

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Chili Pepper Home Accents

Sunday June 1, 2014

Our Chili Pepper Tiles are individually hand-painted in the USA by a small, family-run business. Our decorative 6-inch ceramic tiles are both striking and spectacular in color and design. Spice up your life with Chili Peppers! It’s easy to add a bit of fun (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Chili-Pepper-Home-Accents/

Our Popular Oak Slate Furniture

Sunday June 1, 2014

There are enough charming pieces in this classic furniture collection to decorate your entire home room-by-room! Due to its versatility in just about any type of interior, our Oak & Slate Furniture collection is super popular! Each furniture piece is truly (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Our-Popular-Oak-Slate-Furniture/

Fill Your Walls with Carved Relief Paintings

Sunday June 1, 2014

The calming images of rural Mexican life are sure to infuse Mexican charm and beauty anywhere it’s hung in your hacienda. Your home should be a reflection of you. By showcasing your own unique tastes and style you will create a comfortable hideaway where (Read More)

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Little Accents Make a Big Impact

Sunday May 25, 2014

Our canisters are offered in a set of 3, or individually in different sizes. The ceramic of our Talavera canisters is hand-painted in Dolores Hidalgo, Mexico, and embodies all the charm of Mexican Talavera! You don’t have to invest in large furniture pieces (Read More)

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Custom Furniture Makes Home Extra-Special

Sunday May 25, 2014

The rich colors of red, brown, orange, yellow and black are fired directly into the copper. Our master furniture artisans can create a masterpiece based on your specifications including your choice of six finishes -- What a great way to customize your hacienda! La (Read More)

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Day of the Dead Figures on a Budget

Sunday May 25, 2014

You don’t have to spend a ton of money to collect your favorite Day of the Dead characters! We offer a wide range of Day of the Dead figures, which are all under $20.00! Each figure is representative of El Dia De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead), an annual celebration (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Day-of-the-Dead-Figures-on-a-Budget/

Beautify Your Hacienda with Antique Mesquite and Pine Furniture

Monday May 12, 2014

Do you work from home? The Executive Desk is truly a classically beautiful piece that will make a statement in your office. Featuring two file drawers, two desk drawers and a pullout pencil/keyboard drawer, this desk has all the simple amenities that a working professional (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Beautify-Your-Hacienda-with-Antique-Mesquite-and-Pine-Furniture/

New and Noteworthy - Clay Crosses

Monday May 12, 2014

Which Rustic Clay Cross from Mexico will grace your hacienda this year? Rustic clay folk art is the perfect accessory for your Mexican interior design project. Each of our new Mexican Clay Crosses is hand-crafted by master artisans located in Jalisco, Mexico (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-and-Noteworthy-Clay-Crosses/

Lighting is a Key Piece of Interior Design

Illuminate with Style!

Monday May 12, 2014

Discover the joy of incorporating some Mexican lighting into your home today! Lighting is a key piece of interior design, so isn’t it about time you light up your life? Handmade by artisans in Mexico, our selection of Mexican Home Lighting is versatile enough (Read More)

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Announcing our Antique Pine and Copper Furniture

Monday May 5, 2014

One of our favorite pieces from the new collection is the Two-Door Sideboard with Copper Doors & Drawers. Use this sideboard for extra storage in your dining room, bedroom, or any room of your house. This sideboard is the perfect combination of form and function. (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Announcing-our-Antique-Pine-and-Copper-Furniture/

New & Noteworthy - Rustic Clay Wall Art Designs

Decorate your Outdoor Spaces

Friday May 2, 2014

Since each piece of clay art is handmade, the finished product’s color and design may vary slightly. Which Rustic Clay Wall Art design will you be selecting to beautify your walls with this year? Hang them up inside, or show them off outside; our new Rustic (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-&-Noteworthy-Rustic-Clay-Wall-Art-Designs/

Complete Your Bedroom With A Southwest Nightstand

Let the Southwest Calm Invade Your Space

Friday May 2, 2014

Our nightstands are created from reclaimed wood that is milled and graded, fumigated, kiln-dried, then stained and sealed for protection. The unique texture of the wood comes from decades of natural weathering and is the basis for this stunning line of rustic furniture. Have (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Complete-Your-Bedroom-With-A-Southwest-Nightstand/

Talavera Plates by Tomas Huerta

Wednesday April 23, 2014

What Talavera Plate design will be gracing your table this spring? Pick out your favorite Tomas Huerta Talavera Plates today! Is there anything finer than serving your loved ones a beautiful meal on an authentic Talavera Plate? Authentic Talavera makes a wonderful (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Talavera-Plates-by-Tomas-Huerta/

Time-Honored Talavera Sinks for Your Bath

Wednesday April 23, 2014

Which Talavera Sink will you be adding to your bathroom this year? Talavera sinks feature wonderfully intricate floral and animal patterns that will become the highlight of any bathroom decor! Although known for its beauty, Talavera has quite a historical background (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Time-Honored-Talavera-Sinks-for-Your-Bath/

Handcrafts from Oaxaca

Wednesday April 23, 2014

Are you ready to bring some Oaxacan handcrafts into your home? The state of Oaxaca, Mexico is best known for its indigenous peoples and cultures. The most numerous and best known are the Zapotecs and the Mixtecs, but there are sixteen that are officially recognized (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Handcrafts-from-Oaxaca/

Paper Folk Art from Mexico

Wednesday April 23, 2014

Though the art form has been used for generations, the designs of our Paper Folk Art pieces are beautiful and lively for today’s modern world. Since ancient times, paper has been both made and used to make crafts in Mexico. Paper created from tree bark was (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Paper-Folk-Art-from-Mexico/

Organize Your Media Room

Tuesday April 22, 2014

Which new Media Storage option is your favorite? Order your new furniture today! Is your DVD and Blu-Ray collection in shambles? We can help! Our furniture collections offer various media storage options to help get your family room’s clutter under control (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Organize-Your-Media-Room/

Day of the Dead Majolica Pottery

Tuesday April 22, 2014

Whether you keep fresh fruit, wax fruit or candy in your house, our whimsical Day of the Dead Large Fruit Bowl is the perfect dish for display. Each is handmade and hand-painted by skilled artists in Mexico. A time of celebration and remembrance, Day of the (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Day-of-the-Dead-Majolica-Pottery/

Elegant Coffee Service for Every Day Use

Tuesday April 22, 2014

Whether purchased for home decoration, everyday use or as a thoughtful gift; our extensive selection of Authentic Talavera Coffee Sets is sure to make a wonderful addition to your home. If you are searching for an Elegant Coffee Set to use not only for special (Read More)

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Festive Outdoor Entertaining

Tuesday April 22, 2014

What other items can assist you with your next party? We offer Mexican-inspired Serving Trays; Salt & Pepper Shakers; Corona Beer Glasses and how about some Recycled Cardboard Drink Coasters featuring the Corona logo too? The warmer weather of springtime means (Read More)

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Create an Amazing Mexican Kitchen

Tuesday April 22, 2014

Have you considered upgrading your kitchen lighting lately? Our Hanging Tin Lanterns create an instant Mexican feeling anywhere they are hung. You are certain to enjoy the light peeking from these beautiful hand-punched tin lanterns. The intricate patterns and colorful (Read More)

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The Frog - A Symbol of Renewal

Tuesday April 22, 2014

If you love a bit of whimsy, then our Orange Frog by Zeny Fuentes is a fun and affordable piece of hand-made Oaxacan art. Sr. Fuentes carefully hand-carved the frog from wood of the copal tree and then hand-painted the figure in stunning detail with a very steady hand (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/The-Frog-A-Symbol-of-Renewal/

Iron and Onyx Lighting from Mexico

Illuminate with style!

Tuesday April 22, 2014

What type of new lighting fixture is your home in need of? Our Iron & Onyx Lighting Collection is full of table lamps, wall sconces, floor lamps, chandeliers, and pendant light fixtures. Warm up your home with old-world inspired Iron & Onyx Lighting! Hand-forged (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Iron-and-Onyx-Lighting-from-Mexico/

Old-World Rustic Style for Your Porch

Wednesday April 16, 2014

Take your Southwest decor to the next level with our Handmade Rustic Planters Handmade Rustic Planters from Mexico! Add old-world rustic style to your porch, patio or deck this year. We continually strive to introduce new and exciting southwest-influenced home (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Old-World-Rustic-Style-for-Your-Porch/

Coconut Folk Art from Mexico

Live in Color

Tuesday April 15, 2014

La Fuente offers colorful and fun coconut figures that offer whimsical depictions of indigenous Mexican culture. Each figure begins with a mask made from an emptied coconut shell and other dried plants. Then a cotton body is added and painted in the same high-quality (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Coconut-Folk-Art-from-Mexico/

Rustic Pine Sink Vanities

For the natural look

Tuesday April 15, 2014

Each stylish rustic sink cabinet features an open back for easy installation in your bathroom. The exterior of distressed solid pine creates a southwestern style that goes well in any Mexican-inspired home. The top drawer is faux, but the cabinet doors are functional (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Rustic-Pine-Sink-Vanities/

Vibrant Zapotec Weavings for Spring Decorating!

Sunday April 6, 2014

“Zapotec weavers express their sense of well-being and belonging in what they weave, and the tapestries and rugs that are currently produced reconcile ancient history with the ways of the 21st century marketplace,” states author, Andra Fischgrund Stanton The (Read More)

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Create a Mexican Kitchen with Tile

The possibilities are endless

Sunday April 6, 2014

Our Talavera Tiles are handmade in Mexico and can have both variances in color and imperfections in the finish. This is part of the appeal of Talavera tiles; they are meant to be imperfect and used in a rustic interior design. Make your kitchen feel authentically (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Create-a-Mexican-Kitchen-with-Tile/

Modern Kitchen Aprons

Barbeque With Style!

Sunday April 6, 2014

Our Mexican Aprons make a fun and practical gift idea for young or old! The apron - what use to be practical necessity is now a fun and useful wardrobe addition. In years gone by, people didn't have the luxury of owning a large wardrobe. Washing and drying (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Modern-Kitchen-Aprons/

Complete Your Bedroom with a Headboard

Monday March 31, 2014

Our Hammered Copper Headboard is a vibrant and colorful headboard featuring the most hand-hammered copper of any piece in the collection! The fired copper creates a beautiful collage of red and brown colors as a backdrop for your Southwest bedroom. You've never seen (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Complete-Your-Bedroom-with-a-Headboard/

New Folk Art by Jesus Guerrero Santos

Monday March 31, 2014

Designer Michael Schaible says, “Guerrero makes mirrors, pots and vases in a variety of media but is most famous for his glazed ceramics, which often feature a motif of sun, moon and stars. “His colors are amazing,” says Schaible. “There’s also a strong religious influence (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-Folk-Art-by-Jesus-Guerrero-Santos/

Decorating with Mirrors

Monday March 31, 2014

La Fuente offers a very unique Barrel Ring Mirror which is perfect for wine lovers. The Wine Country Collection furniture pieces are all handmade from recycled white oak wine barrels. To complement the unique textures and shades of the wood, each piece is now available (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Decorating-with-Mirrors/

Hand-Loomed Nepalese Weavings

Monday March 24, 2014

Whether you use your new Dhaka as a Table Runner, Tablecloth or Shawl, you’ll find them to be durable, beautiful and versatile. Browse our Nepalese Weavings today! Locally known as Dhakas, our beautiful Hand-Loomed Nepalese Weavings are hand-loomed by the local (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Hand-Loomed-Nepalese-Weavings/

Use Talavera Plates for Wall Art

Add some color to your life!

Monday March 24, 2014

La Fuente offers authentic Talavera Plates which are handmade and kiln-dried in Mexico. The dramatic patterns are a colorful addition to any decor in your home and an eyelet is located on the back of each plate for easy wall hanging. Hang plates instead of framed (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Use-Talavera-Plates-for-Wall-Art/

Folk Artist Spotlight - Judy Fuentes

Monday March 24, 2014

As seen in the image above, the cross is especially stunning in direct light, so be sure to hang it near a light source like a window for maximum effect and glow! Judy Fuentes started designing and creating glass jewelry and fused glass crosses after her ceramic (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Folk-Artist-Spotlight-Judy-Fuentes/

Butterfly Accents for Spring

Flutter with the Spring Breeze

Sunday March 9, 2014

Hand-painted in Jalisco, Mexico, our beautiful Ceramic Masks featuring Butterfliesare evident of deft hands. Each is striking in its detail and design. These Butterfly masks captivate the eye and lend a touch of traditional Mexican decor to your home. Add color and (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Butterfly-Accents-for-Spring/

Brighten Your Kitchen with a Celestial Tile Mural

Show your love for the heavenly orbs

Sunday March 9, 2014

After glazing, all tiles are fired at 1800 degrees Fahrenheit to create a beautiful and durable finish that is fade-proof, weatherproof, and highly stain resistant. These tiles are usable both indoors and out! All our decorative ceramic tiles are lead-free and made (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Brighten-Your-Kitchen-with-a-Celestial-Tile-Mural/

Does Your Home Need a Coffee Table

Decorate with functionality and style

Sunday March 9, 2014

What style of Coffee Table will you select? La Fuente offers a large assortment of round, rectangular and square coffee tables which will look beautiful in your home! Coffee tables are a common and functional piece of furniture, but do you really need one? Author (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Does-Your-Home-Need-a-Coffee-Table/

New & Notewothy - Religious Ceramic Statues

Monday February 24, 2014

Our Religious Ceramic Statues are hand-crafted by master artisans in Jalisco, Mexico. These rustic religious icons make beautiful home accents, and can be used to decorate either inside or outside of your hacienda. You’ll find that our new Ceramic Figures are striking in both (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-Notewothy-Religious-Ceramic-Statues/

Celebrate Carnaval in Your Backyard

Monday February 24, 2014

Mardi Gras is celebrated in Mexico as part of a bigger holiday, known as Carnaval. Carnaval time in Mexico is an often frenzied craze of fun and frivolity. Carnaval is the last chance for Mexicans to enjoy carnal pleasures right before the 40 days of Lent. Festivities run from (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Celebrate-Carnaval-in-Your-Backyard/

Our Rustic Pine Furniture is Popular!

Monday February 24, 2014

What makes our Rustic Pine Furniture line so popular? Real wood, no assembly required, and made in Mexico -- sounds like a win-win to us and our customers agree! "I received my furniture yesterday...OMG, it is absolutely BEAUTIFUL! Just like the site said, it is (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Our-Rustic-Pine-Furniture-is-Popular/

Handmade Fused Glass Crosses

Monday February 17, 2014

The iconic cross is one of the most ancient human symbols, and has been used by many religions, most notably Christianity. Used for centuries in churches, the cross is now a very common element in home design. If you’ve been contemplating an addition to your cross collection (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Handmade-Fused-Glass-Crosses/

Invest in a Rustic Bedroom Set

Monday February 17, 2014

There are so many choices in life, why not make life easier by buying a bedroom set? Investing in a Rustic Pine Bedroom Furniture set provides you the flexibility and functionality of being able to ensure that all your bedroom furniture pieces beautifully match. There (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Invest-In-A-Rustic-Bedroom-Set/

New & Noteworthy - Mexican Clay Planters

Monday February 17, 2014

We’re getting antsy for springtime, how about you? There’s nothing better than garden pots filled with flowers to bring sunshine to your day! Our brand new ceramic planters feature a southwest spirit which will look beautiful on your home’s porch, patio, or deck. Each of our (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-and-Noteworthy-Mexican-Clay-Planters/

Relax in Style with a Mayan Hammock

Monday February 10, 2014

We can all use a bit more relaxation in our lives, right? A hammock is a sling made of fabric, rope, or netting, suspended between two points which is used for swinging, sleeping, or resting. The hammock is often seen as symbol of summer, leisure, relaxation and simple, easy (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Relax-In-Style-With-A-Mayan-Hammock/

Three Bookcases to Help Organize Your Office

Monday February 10, 2014

Create an organized office, no matter what room it's located in! We’ve selected three bookcases with glass doors which will add both beauty and organization to your office space. Our bookcases provide you with a lovely way to store your books, files, and trinkets in a dust-free (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Three-Bookcases-To-Help-Organize-Your-Office/

Unique Embroidered Otomi Textiles

Monday February 10, 2014

Embroidered Otomi textiles are showing up everywhere these days! Clothing, lampshades, and home décor accents make this one-of-a-kind embroidery a stylish, beautiful and unique art. We’ve discussed the Luxurious Beauty of Embroidered Tapestries previously; today we’d like to (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Unique-Embroidered-Otomi-Textiles/

Talavera Makes Unique Wall Art

Monday February 3, 2014

If you’re a fan of Mexican art, especially acclaimed Talavera, then you’re going to fall in love with our unique Talavera wall art. Handmade pottery and fine ceramics are trademarks of Mexican craftsmanship, but no style is more sought after than Talavera, which is named after (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Talavera-Makes-Unique-Wall-Art/

Ceramic Ristras Add Spice to Your Kitchen!

Monday February 3, 2014

Looking to spice up your kitchen with some Southwest style? A ristra is an arrangement of drying chili pepper pods. Although their main purpose is to preserve chilies for later consumption, ristras are commonly used decoratively in the Southwest, especially in New Mexico. La (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Ceramic-Ristras-Add-Spice-To-Your-Kitchen/

Carved Relief Paintings

Monday February 3, 2014

The three dimensional aspect of Carved Relief Paintings cannot be replicated by a painting alone and really adds to the unique appeal of each art piece. Though relief carvings are not as popular as other forms of wood carving, it is gaining in popularity because of its versatility (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Carved-Relief-Paintings/

Hickory Log Furniture for Rustic Interiors

Monday January 27, 2014

Made from raw hickory logs, our Hickory Log Furniture Collection maintains a rustic styling which goes well with any southwestern, lodge or rustic décor. With clean lines and beautiful grain exposure this attractive collection is handmade in the USA. If you are looking for a (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Hickory-Log-Furniture-For-Rustic-Interiors/

Store Your Wine In Style!

Monday January 27, 2014

Wine Anyone?? If you love to serve wine to family and friends from the comfort of your home then you’ll appreciate being able to store your bottles in one of our beautiful wine racks! Whether it's the unique serving centers or wine bottle displays are furniture pieces are. Each (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Store-Your-Wine-In-Style/

Celebrate A Mexican Valentine's Day

Monday January 27, 2014

As in many parts of the world, Mexico celebrates Valentines’ Day each February 14th. Known popularly as El Dia del Amor y la Amistad in Mexico, it is the "day of love and friendship.” People commonly give flowers, candies and gifts to their romantic partners, but it's also a (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Celebrate-A-Mexican-Valentines-Day/

Start Your Art Collection With Pre-Columbian Pottery

Monday January 20, 2014

There’s an old saying, “Buy art you love and surround yourself with it!” An art collection can be anything from paintings to pottery as well as actual antiques; however the flair with which you display your collectibles can elevate it from everyday home accent into a showpiece (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Start-Your-Art-Collection-With-Pre-Columbian-Pottery/

Kick Start Your 2014 Decorating With New Bar Stools

Monday January 20, 2014

Bar Stools are popular furniture items and adding new ones can help you kick start your interior decorating for the New Year. New bar stools are a great way to spice up your home’s interior! You’ll find that our bar stools are fun and functional pieces of furniture. Stools come (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Kick-Start-Your-2014-Decorating-With-New-Bar-Stools/

Talavera Figures for Day of the Dead Collectors

Monday January 20, 2014

Talavera Figures are the perfect home accent for those who appreciate the old-world craftsmanship of Talavera pottery in a popular Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) design. You’ll find that each meticulously handmade Day of the Dead figure comes from Dolores Hidalgo, Mexico (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Talavera-Figures-For-Day-Of-The-Dead-Collectors/

Trunks for Stylish Storage

Monday January 13, 2014

Our quality-crafted Storage Trunks are perfect for providing stylish storage! A trunk can serve as a coffee table, functional storage behind a couch or at the foot of your bed. Having an organized home is of great benefit because it reduces a lot of stress created by unnecessary (Read More)

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New Additions to the Santa Rosa Majolica Pottery Line

Monday January 13, 2014

Our Santa Rosa Majolica Pottery line has just expanded! We’ve recently updated our catalog to including dozens of new fruit designs in both our serving and display piece categories. All pieces are stunningly beautiful and besides making a welcome addition to your home are perfect (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-Additions-To-The-Santa-Rosa-Majolica-Pottery-Line/

Carved Chairs for Your Hacienda

Monday January 13, 2014

Add a festive carved chair to your hacienda today! You can easily add a touch of beauty and elegance to your home’s interior with our extraordinary hand-carved chairs from Mexico. Visualize sitting down to a scrumptious south-of-the-border meal with your family and friends in (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Carved-Chairs-For-Your-Hacienda/

Warm Up Your Winter Home

Monday January 6, 2014

With so many areas of the country currently blanketed by cold temperatures and snow, let’s warm up your winter home by adding some cozy elements. Here are a few of our favorite Mexican home decor items from our online catalog! With so many areas of the country currently (Read More)

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New Day of the Dead T-Shirt Designs

Monday January 6, 2014

Be the life of the party by wearing one of our new Day of the Dead t-shirt designs! If you love Dia de los Muertos and have a sense of humor then our shirts are perfect for you or as a comical gift. Each t-shirt design is printed on the front and depicts scenes of a joyful and (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-Day-Of-The-Dead-T-Shirt-Designs/

Create This Space - Rustic Dining Room

Monday January 6, 2014

We’re regularly finding amazing Mexican Interior Design inspiration on Pinterest and this Rustic Dining Room certainly caught our eye. You can create a similar space in your hacienda by selecting elements from our online showroom which have the same styling. We’re (Read More)

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Painted Tin Mirrors Make Affordable Wall Art

Monday December 30, 2013

Create an amazing wall of art with a collection of Painted Tin Mirrors from Mexico. Filling a blank wall with a selection of different shaped mirrors is the perfect way to incorporate your Southwestern spirit into your home’s interior design. Create an amazing wall (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Painted-Tin-Mirrors-Make-Affordable-Wall-Art/

New & Noteworthy - Day of the Dead Figurines from Studio Fammas

Monday December 30, 2013

Day of the Dead is a Mexican holiday celebrated throughout Mexico and around the world in other cultures. The holiday focuses on gatherings of family and friends to pray for and remember friends and family members who have died. Now you can make everyday Day of the Dead by adding (Read More)

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Rustic Cedar Log Furniture Collection

Monday December 30, 2013

Now is the perfect time to order new outdoor furniture for the warm weather which will be back before we know it. Our Rustic Cedar Log Furniture Collection offers both beauty and comfort for years of enjoyment in your rustic family room or on your backyard patio. Now (Read More)

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Heartland & Mission Oak Furniture Collections

Monday December 23, 2013

The rich colors of our Heartland and Mission Oak Furniture Collections work well with sumptuous fabrics, leather upholstery and colors like forest green, cream, subtle yellow and deep shades of red. You’ll find that the oak shines against neutral backgrounds and works well with (Read More)

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Brilliantly Sculpted Floor Lamps

Monday December 23, 2013

Brilliantly sculpted floor lamps are a dramatic addition to any interior design. Floor lamps, which typically fall under the task lighting category, are especially important because they play both a functional and decorative role in your home. Size, shape and style all need to (Read More)

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Folk Art Spotlight - Huichol Bead Art

Monday December 23, 2013

Huichol bead work is among Mexico's most precious folk arts. Crafts in Mexico make up an important cultural heritage due to the creativity of Mexican artisans in each of its pieces and its vibrant colors. It is in a community with a strong attachment to its traditions, where (Read More)

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The Symbolic Sea Turtle in Interior Design

Monday December 16, 2013

What do sea turtles and interior design have in common you might ask? Because many cultures believe that the Turtle provides protection, good fortune and happiness; it makes it a wonderful design element to include into your home’s décor. Anything depicting a turtle makes a thoughtful (Read More)

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Rustic Oak & Slate Furniture Collection

Monday December 16, 2013

If your hacienda is in need of new furniture then you’ll love our Rustic Oak & Slate Furniture Collection. Each furniture piece offers rustic styling which looks right at home in nearly any interior design, especially a hacienda-style. The distressed oak finish on these pieces (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Rustic-Oak-And-Slate-Furniture-Collection/

Handpainted Tile Coasters for Beauty & Function

Monday December 16, 2013

Our new Handpainted Tile Coasters are the perfect addition to your home if you crave both beauty and function. Place one anywhere in your home as a stately and welcoming accent. These delightful hand-painted tile coasters are now available for purchase in a dozen Southwest-inspired (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Handpainted-Tile-Coasters-For-Beauty-And-Function/

New Home Accents for Holiday Gift Giving

Monday December 9, 2013

We’re pleased to share some of the newest home accents to our store; which are all ready for holiday gift giving! There is nothing more special than giving or receiving a unique handmade gift from Mexico. We’re pleased to share some of the newest home accents to (Read More)

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Handmade Pine Log Furniture

Monday December 9, 2013

Handmade Pine Log Furniture is exquisite furniture which is handmade from natural Ponderosa pine found in the dense woods of northern Minnesota. The pine allows for a uniquely rustic log look at an affordable price. Select pieces are made of birch wood, dazzling with its brilliant (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Handmade-Pine-Log-Furniture/

New & Noteworthy - Curved Wall Sconces

Monday December 9, 2013

Made in Mexico of heavy gauge punched tin and glass marbles, our new Curved Wall Sconces are gorgeous! These Mexican tin wall sconces are perfect for a hall, entry way or anywhere you’d like to add some southwestern style to your space. Made in Mexico of heavy gauge (Read More)

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Talavera Oval Serving Bowls for Holiday Entertaining

Monday December 2, 2013

Authentic Talavera Oval Serving Bowls are perfect for creating a festive holiday this year! These festive bowls are a beautiful highlight to any Holiday dining table, buffet or serving area. Whether you’ll be serving up authentic Mexican recipes or a simple side dish – everything (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Talavera-Oval-Serving-Bowls-For-Holiday-Entertaining/

Rustic Pine Entertainment Centers

Monday December 2, 2013

Adding a new Rustic Pine Entertainment Center to your home this year will assist your interior design to be both stylish and organized! Adding a new Rustic Pine Entertainment Center to your home this year will assist your interior design to be both stylish and organized! Besides (Read More)

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Lighting Ideas for Winter

Monday December 2, 2013

The darker days of Winter means that now is the perfect time to add new lighting to your home. La Fuente offers a beautiful selection of Mexican lighting choices which are both beautiful yet practical. The darker days of Winter means that now is the perfect time (Read More)

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Eco-Friendly Aspen Log Furniture Collection

Monday November 25, 2013

Made in the mountains of Utah, the Aspen Log Furniture Collection is eco-friendly, beautiful and made for years of enjoyment. Each piece of rustic furniture in the Aspen Log Collection is constructed from standing dead timber in American forests. A sustainable practice, the harvesting (Read More)

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Jose Ojeda Cutlery Makes a Great Gift

Monday November 25, 2013

Jose Ojeda Cutlery is the ultimate in cutlery and makes a beautiful yet practical gift idea. Whether you’re shopping for an outdoorsman, home chef or your very own kitchen – you won’t find higher quality cutlery anywhere! Jose Ojeda Cutlery is the ultimate in cutlery (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Jose-Ojeda-Cutlery-Makes-A-Great-Gift/

7 Mexican Stocking Stuffer Ideas

Monday November 25, 2013

Make Christmas morning memorable with Mexican Stocking Stuffers! Our small Mexican gift ideas will make spirits bright come Christmas morning. These gifts may be small but are all thoughtful ways to add joy and cheer to the Season of Giving. Make Christmas morning (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Seven-Mexican-Stocking-Stuffer-Ideas/

Folk Art Spotlight - Huichol Indian Yarn Art

Monday November 25, 2013

La Fuente Imports is proud to offer one of the most imaginative collections of Huichol Indian Yarn Paintings available anywhere on the web. Each "painting" is made first by spreading a thin layer of beeswax over a flat piece of wood, and then meticulously pushing thin strands (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Folk-Art-Spotlight-Huichol-Indian-Yarn-Art/

Timeless Appeal of Cherry Wood Furniture

Monday November 25, 2013

Solid Cherry Wood Furniture offers a beautiful glow and it will be the first thing people notice when they enter your home. The timeless appeal of cherry furniture is seen throughout the design of our three collections. Each piece of cherry furniture features high-quality touches (Read More)

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Create A Festive Holiday with Hand-Painted Ornaments

Monday November 25, 2013

Make this year’s Christmas festive by decorating with hand-painted ornaments from Mexico! If you want to create a vibrant tree this year then consider decorating it with these extraordinary ceramic ornaments. You’ll find each ornament to be lively, charming, and full of warmth (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Create-A-Festive-Holiday-With-Hand-Painted-Ornaments/

Recycled Wine Barrel Furniture

Monday November 18, 2013

Love wine? Now you can fill your home with furniture made from recycled wine barrels! For wine lovers who take great pleasure in serving fine wine to family and friends from the comfort of their own home, the Wine Country Furniture Collection includes dozens of pieces appropriate (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Recycled-Wine-Barrel-Furniture/

Handmade Huichol Egg Ornaments

Monday November 18, 2013

Add a piece of Mexican culture to this year’s Christmas tree! La Fuente Imports is proud to offer one of the most artistic collections of Huichol Indian beadwork available anywhere on the web including beautiful ornaments. Each ornament was created by pressing tiny glass beads (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Handmade-Huichol-Egg-Ornaments/

Great Gift Idea - Miniature Figurines From Mexico

Monday November 18, 2013

Looking for the perfect little gift? These charming and whimsical miniature figurines from Mexico are positively stunning in quality and detail. One close look and you'll find yourself wondering, "how do they create so much detail in such tiny figurines?” Each Clay Miniature (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Great-Gift-Idea-Miniature-Figurines-From-Mexico/

New Talavera Tile Designs for Fall

Monday November 11, 2013

We’re keeping things fresh this Fall by adding nearly two dozen new Talavera Tile designs to our enormous online selection! Talavera tiles are handmade in Mexico and are perfect for your home if you enjoy rustic, bold and lively design. We’re keeping things fresh (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-Talavera-Tile-Designs-For-Fall/

Handmade Peruvian Ornaments & Nativities

Monday November 11, 2013

Make your home extra-special this holiday season with handmade ornaments and nativity retablos from Peru. Decorating with these striking examples of South American craftsmanship will add unique cultural flavor to your holidays. Make your home extra-special this (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Handmade-Peruvian-Ornaments-And-Nativities/

New & Noteworthy - Mexican Tin Table Lamps

Monday November 11, 2013

Accent light fixtures are an easy way to make a room feel warm and welcoming! La Fuente is pleased to introduce you to our new handmade Mexican Tin Star Table Lamps from Mexico. These accent lamps are the ultimate southwest décor accent for your home. Each lamp is meticulously (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-and-Noteworthy-Mexican-Tin-Table-Lamps/

Carved Trunks Provide Beautiful Storage Solutions

Monday November 4, 2013

Stow away your treasures with a Carved Trunk! Trunks are a beautiful storage solution, and seriously, who doesn’t need more storage? Each trunk is meticulously hand-carved in San Miguel, Mexico for years of durability and beauty. These trunks are created with the ancient skill (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Carved-Trunks-Provide-Beautiful-Storage-Solutions/

Folk Art Spotlight - Paper Mache by Studio Mundo Pequeno

Monday November 4, 2013

Paper Mache Folk Art is an exquisite way to add color and beauty to any space in your Mexican-themed home. Paper mache studio, Mundo Pequeno, creates paper mache artwork which is perfect for decorating your hacienda. Paper Mache Folk Art is an exquisite way to add (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Folk-Art-Spotlight-Paper-Mache-By-Studio-Mundo-Pequeno/

New & Noteworthy - Handmade Ceramic Vases

Monday October 28, 2013

Our stunningly beautiful Floor Vases are extra-large and will transform your entryway or interior! Each vase measures nearly six feet tall and makes a substantial statement anywhere. All vases are carefully formed from raw clay, kiln-fired, then intricately hand-painted and coated (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-and-Noteworthy-Handmade-Ceramic-Vases/

Best Selling Rustic Pine Furniture

Monday October 28, 2013

Are your guest rooms ready for holiday visitors? Is your dining table large enough to seat all your guests? Whether you’re searching for bedroom, living room, dining room or home office furniture you'll enjoy the extensive selection of unique Rustic Pine Furniture pieces offered (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Best-Selling-Rustic-Pine-Furniture/

Set a Vibrant Holiday Table

Monday October 21, 2013

Brighten up this year’s holiday table by adding vibrant place settings, table runners and glassware from Mexico. Whether you are looking to add just a few new pieces or purchase everything from the dining table to the glassware, La Fuente Imports has got you covered. Remember (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Set-A-Vibrant-Holiday-Table/

Ideas for Decorating with Red

Monday October 21, 2013

Red is exciting, attention getting, powerful and a simply beautiful color to decorate with. Many choose to paint red on an accent wall, but if you’re really bold and paint the whole room make sure that you have incorporated good lighting. Good lighting combined with your new (Read More)

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Barnwood Furniture Features Primitive Styling

Monday October 21, 2013

Do you love a primitive look in your interior furnishings? Selectively handcrafted from solid, rough-sawn pine timbers, our Barnwood Furniture Collection has a look all its own. The square, dark brown stained pieces create a primitive and sturdy appeal that will work well with (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Barnwood-Furniture-Features-Primitive-Styling/

Colorful Aprons for the Holidays

Monday October 21, 2013

Make this Holiday season extra special by wearing a colorful Mexican-themed Apron! Let’s face it; prepping all the Holiday food and hours of baking can actually be exhausting so why not have some fun while you’re doing it this year? You’ll be the talk of the kitchen while sporting (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Colorful-Aprons-For-The-Holidays/

Serving Customers with Integrity

Monday October 21, 2013

It can be a bit scary shopping online, can't it? This is very true especially when investing in furniture and art which you're going to have for a long time. La Fuente Imports can assure you that serving our customers with integrity is one of our top priorities. In this day in (Read More)

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New & Noteworthy - Mexican Ceramic Wall Sconces

Wednesday October 9, 2013

Light up your Autumn with one of our twelve new hand-painted ceramic wall sconces. One of the latest additions to our lighting category is our Mexican ceramic wall sconces which will add a dramatic southwestern style to your home. These stunning handcrafted wall sconces will (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-and-Noteworthy-Mexican-Ceramic-Wall-Sconces/

Dramatic Handmade Clay Masks

Wednesday October 9, 2013

Bring history and mystery into your home with one of our twelve new clay masks. Masks are great pieces of art to hang on a wall. Showcasing a simple mask on your wall can create a dramatic display in your room. For a uniform design, pick up colors in the mask to blend into the (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Dramatic-Handmade-Clay-Masks/

Tin & Talavera Mirrors - Modern Meets Old World

Wednesday October 9, 2013

Mexico has long been renowned for its beautiful and uniquely original tin mirror frames and our newest Tin and Talavera Mirrors from Mexico feature a sleek contemporary look and feel which will instantly add old world charm to any room they are displayed in. Each mirror combines (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Tin-And-Talavera-Mirrors-Modern-Meets-Old-World/

Wood & Metal Crosses for Fall Decorating

Tuesday October 8, 2013

You can faithfully decorate your home this Fall with the same religious icons which are popularly used in Mexico's churches and on altars. The cross has religious significance to many; however wall crosses can also be an ornate decorative element. The wood and metals used in (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Wood-And-Metal-Crosses-For-Fall-Decorating/

Clay Ornaments From Mexico

Tuesday October 8, 2013

Clay Ornaments from Mexico are perfect for outfitting your Christmas tree with a touch of Mexican flare. Ornaments also make delightful collectibles all year-round. Hang several of them in a window for a unique and colorful look. Clay Ornaments from Mexico are perfect (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Clay-Ornaments-From-Mexico/

Spice Up Your Space With Orange!

Tuesday October 8, 2013

Whether a rusty tone or fresh tangerine hue, orange will spice up and energize any room it is used in. Paint a wall in a show-stopping orange or simply start with finding some orange home accents which energize you. Whatever your comfort level is, decorating with the color orange (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Spice-Up-Your-Space-With-Orange/

Folk Artist Spotlight - Zeny Fuentes

Tuesday October 8, 2013

Zeny Fuentes is a Zapotec Indian and fourth generation woodcarver from San Martin Tilcajete, Oaxaca, Mexico. He began carving and painting when he was seven years old. Sr. Fuentes works closely alongside his wife Reyna who often adds her own touch allowing this dynamic duo to (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Folk-Artist-Spotlight-Zeny-Fuentes/

Talavera Tiles Celebrate Day of the Dead

Tuesday October 8, 2013

Day of the Dead Ceramic Tile is each beautifully handcrafted and feature images which represent the annual celebration of El Dia De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead). A common symbol on our Day of the Dead Talavera Tile is the skull (calavera), which celebrants represent in masks (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Talavera-Tiles-Celebrate-Day-Of-The-Dead/

Celebrate Day of the Dead with the Kids

Monday September 16, 2013

Each year, as the long, hot days of summer yield to the cool autumn air, preparation begins for a joyous return of loved ones from beyond. If you've ever spent time in Mexico, it may seem as though the people of this vibrant country celebrate every aspect of life, yet the celebration (Read More)

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Decorate with Handpainted Masks from Mexico

Monday September 16, 2013

Whether you live in a small cottage or a large hacienda, adding unique art pieces to your house you can make it a home. Masks have always invoked a sense of mystery and stirred something deep in the human spirit. These small pieces of Mexican Art can fit into spaces where other (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Decorate-With-Handpainted-Masks-From-Mexico/

New & Noteworthy - American Mission Oak Bedroom Furniture

Monday September 16, 2013

If you are a lover of Mission style furniture, our American Mission Oak collection embodies all the classic styling and full functionality for modern living. We’re happy to introduce one of our latest additions to the American Mission Oak Furniture Collection; which are perfect (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-and-Noteworthy-American-Mission-Oak-Bedroom-Furniture/

We Make Back to School Easy!

Wednesday September 11, 2013

We make Back-to-School easy! La Fuente Imports can assist in creating the perfect space for your family to study and work in. By creating a well-designed space for kids to hit the books you’ll help eliminate homework excuses. Key elements of a study space are an attractive desk (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/We-Make-Back-To-School-Easy/

New & Noteworthy - Southwest Taos Furniture

Wednesday September 11, 2013

La Fuente Imports is proud to introduce new designs in our Southwest Furniture Collection. Each unique piece in our Southwest Furniture Collection is hand-made in Mexico in the style of old-world craftsmen to produce warm and welcoming rustic furniture that is solidly built to (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-and-Noteworthy-Southwest-Taos-Furniture/

Entertainment Centers - Beautify Your Television

Friday September 6, 2013

With over 114 million televisions in U.S. homes, it’s no wonder that one of some of our best sellers are our Entertainment Centers and TV Cabinets. The kind of TV stand you choose will largely depend on the type of television you are buying the stand for. Before shopping for (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Entertainment-Centers-Beautify-Your-Television/

Jewel Tones for Autumn Decorating

Wednesday September 4, 2013

Make a great impact this Autumn by incorporating a few jewel-toned home accessories! Colors based on gems (rubies, emeralds, topaz and sapphire) are dramatic and perfectly exemplify the Mexican culture. Mexican Homes are highly influenced by the colors of the sea, sky, flowers (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Jewel-Tones-For-Autumn-Decorating/

Custom Copper Dining Table for the Holidays

Wednesday September 4, 2013

Even though we’ve just wrapped up summer vacation, before we know it we’ll be celebrating Thanksgiving and Christmas! If you want to make this year’s festive dinner parties and family gatherings extraordinary then consider ordering a custom Copper Dining Table. If you have an (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Custom-Copper-Dining-Table-For-The-Holidays/

Folk Artist Spotlight - Jesus Guerrero Santos

Wednesday September 4, 2013

La Fuente Imports is honored to present the creations of Master Artisan Jesus Guerrero Santos, one of the most respected artists of contemporary Mexican ceramics, and whose works can be viewed in fine galleries and art museums throughout the world. Jesus Guerrero Santos is a (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Folk-Artist-Spotlight-Jesus-Guerrero-Santos/

New & Noteworthy - Majolica Tile Murals

Tuesday September 3, 2013

There's nothing shy about Mexican interior design as it is full of color and ornate details. Instantly add an eye-catching colorful backdrop to your kitchen with our decorative Majolica Tile Murals. Each mural is the perfect finishing touch to any kitchen which is in search of (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-and-Noteworthy-Majolica-Tile-Murals/

Create This Space - Rustic Office Space

Tuesday September 3, 2013

Many modern day homes include a Home Office or at least a space where one can comfortably do a bit of writing, pay bills or browse the Internet. For those of us who love a rustic hacienda interior design then creating an office with warmth and coziness is necessity. By taking (Read More)

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New & Noteworthy - Rustic Wall Planters

Tuesday September 3, 2013

Beautify your courtyard walls this summer! We continually strive to introduce new and exciting southwestern home accents, and our line of Rustic Wall Planters from the heart of old Mexico are no exception. The Rustic wall planters begin with a wooden frame made in the shape (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-and-Noteworthy-Rustic-Wall-Planters/

Create This Space - A Colorful Corner

Tuesday September 3, 2013

A soft ivory wall color will create a blank canvas for your space. Adding colorful accent pieces against this solid backdrop will really make your accessories visually “pop” and become even more interesting. A soft ivory wall color will create a blank canvas for (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Create-This-Space-A-Colorful-Corner/

Folk Art Spotlight - Oaxacan Woodcarvings

Tuesday September 3, 2013

The spectacular detailing and bright colors featured on each Oaxacan Woodcarving make eye-catching pieces of folk art that will add an artist's touch to any part of your home. The spectacular detailing and bright colors featured on each Oaxacan Woodcarving make (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Folk-Art-Spotlight-Oaxacan-Woodcarvings/

Folk Artist Spotlight - Jose Mendez

Tuesday September 3, 2013

Come celebrate the Mexican tradition of the Day of the Dead (El Dia de Los Muertos), with these funky, handmade pieces of art by Jose Mendez! Each creation is a delicately crafted, one-of-a-kind clay figure which is made with metal wires, then intricately decorated in bright (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Folk-Artist-Spotlight-Jose-Mendez/

New & Noteworthy - Kent Dinnerware Pattern

Wednesday August 21, 2013

El Palomar stoneware is artisanal work at its finest and makes lifetime pieces that can be handed down from generation to generation. We are happy to introduce the Kent Dinnerware Pattern to you today, which features exquisite painted blues, greens, birds and butterflies. A (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/New-and-Noteworthy-Kent-Dinnerware-Pattern/

Folk Artist Spotlight - Carlos & Albert

Tuesday August 20, 2013

Welcome to a world of fantasy, imagination, humor and color by Carlos Munoz Garcia and Albert Ickenroth, better known as "Carlos & Albert". The imaginative and fanciful Carlos and Albert Folk Art Collection is the unique collaborative effort of two individuals from vastly diverse (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Folk-Artist-Spotlight-Carlos-and-Albert/

Add Stunning Flair with Santa Rosa Majolica Pottery

Monday August 19, 2013

If you are in love with Majolica pottery or simply want to add some stunning flair to your home, our new Birds in Flight Ginger Jar and Hummingbirds Majolica Vase are both exquisite examples of Santa Rosa Majolica pottery and are sure to add panache to your decor. Each is in (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Add-Stunning-Flair-with-Santa-Rosa-Majolica-Pottery/

Stylish and Functional Sombreros

Friday August 16, 2013

Even though designed in response to the demands of the physical environment of Mexico, Sombreros can be a stylish home accent or accessory for your next festive occasion. Even though designed in response to the demands of the physical environment of Mexico, Sombreros (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Stylish-and-Functional-Sombreros/

Kokopelli Home Decor

Monday August 12, 2013

Kokopelli has been revered since at least the time of the Hohokam, Yuman and Ancestral Pueblo peoples and is one of the most easily recognized figures found in the petroglyphs and pictographs of the Southwest. The earliest known petroglyph of the figure dates to about 1000 AD. (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Kokopelli-Home-Decor/

Talavera Jars for Color & Beauty

Monday July 29, 2013

If you are in love with vibrant color or simply want to add some beauty to your interior design, our collection of Talavera Jars and Vases are sure to do the trick. Every jar and vase is handmade of clay in the classic Talavera style by specialized artists outside of Dolores (Read More)

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Bark Paintings are a Unique Art Form

Friday July 26, 2013

Bark Paintings are one of the most unique art forms in the world. Mexican bark painting is a folk art in which artists paint scenes of everyday village life, colorful birds, flowers and other animals on paper which is handmade from bark. The art form is also used to illustrate (Read More)

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Traditional Painted Clay Folk Art

Wednesday July 24, 2013

If you love the people and culture of Mexico then adding the Traditional Mexican Folk Art of Painted Clay into your home is a superb choice. Painted clay boxes, clay plates and clay bowls are each graced with colorful hand-painted Mexican life which will add instant cheerfulness (Read More)

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Embellish your Table with Hand-Blown Glassware

Monday July 22, 2013

Why not make your glassware the talk of your next party!? Embellish your dining table to welcome friends and family in high style. Hand-blown wine glasses, water glasses and vases are an easy way to beautify your table setting. High-quality glassware instantly provides your (Read More)

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Accessorize Your Home with Mata Ortiz Pottery

Friday July 19, 2013

Accessorizing your living spaces with pieces of contemporary folk art from Mexico will assist in making your interior design exceptional. Mata Ortiz pottery is Mexico's greatest example of fine ceramics and contemporary folk art and is regularly seen in museums, fine art galleries (Read More)

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Colorful Original Oil Paintings for your Home

Thursday July 18, 2013

Add luxury to your walls of your home with colorful original oil paintings on canvas. Paintings of Mexico offer a wonderful depth and richness to any room they are displayed in. The paintings displayed in a home convey the artistic tastes and culture of your home so select art (Read More)

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Personalize your Cabinets with Talavera Drawer Pulls

Wednesday July 17, 2013

Little accents can make a huge impact in your home! For example, it's easy to personalize your kitchen or bath with Talavera Drawer Pulls. Cabinet hardware can instantly transform your doors and drawers with a simple switcheroo! The best part is that you don't have to be (Read More)

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Dramatic Santa Fe Furniture

Tuesday July 16, 2013

Dark furniture can add drama and formality to your home! Our Santa Fe Furniture Collection is for those who love darker furniture and appreciate the distressed, rustic look in their home decor. To achieve the rustic appearance of this furniture collection, each piece of birch (Read More)

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Religious Folk Art from Mexico

Monday July 15, 2013

Religious Folk Art from Mexico is a popular theme in interior design today due to its ability to bring comfort, warmth as well as personalized simplicity to your home. Sometimes a piece of art can make or break your space; however you can't go wrong by incorporating something (Read More)

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Comfortably Casual Southwestern Furniture

Monday July 8, 2013

You don't have to live in New Mexico or Arizona to create a Comfortably Casual Southwestern look in your home. Begin by simply incorporating classic Mexican furniture of the Spanish colonial era into your design. What should you keep in mind when selecting your furniture pieces (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Comfortably-Casual-Southwestern-Furniture/

Brighten Your Hacienda with Painted Wooden Mirrors

Friday July 5, 2013

Whether you're in need of brightening up a dark, gloomy corner or maximize a small space, our Painted Wooden Mirrors can transform your space. Mirrors create depth by reflecting light and views, standing in as extra windows and amplifying a space. Try placing a mirror in the (Read More)

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Create a Big and Bold Powder Room

Wednesday July 3, 2013

A powder room is the perfect place to experiment with big and bold style! Dazzle your guests with walls of Talavera tile, bold paint, a variety of materials, a hand painted sink and pretty decorating details. The powder room is the perfect place to experiment with color. (Read More)

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Relax at Home with a New Home Bar

Tuesday June 25, 2013

Relax at home and invite a few friends over this weekend! If you enjoy entertaining often, you might want to add a bar to your home. If you're on a budget or are searching for flexibility then consider purchasing a ready-made home bar that is more like a piece of furniture rather (Read More)

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Decorating with Mexican Metal Wall Art

Monday June 24, 2013

Give your room personality by incorporating Mexican Metal Wall Art into the design! Make a wall stand out with three-dimensional pieces which cast interesting shadows that add another layer of interest to the wall. Make your wall art a real showstopper by adding up-lighting (Read More)

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Colorful Carved Furniture from Mexico

Friday June 21, 2013

Embrace the Southwestern spirit with striking and colorful hand-carved and hand-painted furniture from Mexico. The creative designs and vibrant colors of carved furniture makes for an eye-catching addition to almost any interior design. Isn't it time that you summon the interior (Read More)

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5 Advantages of Decorating with Talavera Tile

Thursday June 20, 2013

Rustic, bold and beautiful...Talavera tiles from Mexico. Infuse the spirit of the Southwest into your home with these beautifully handcrafted tiles. Talavera is perfect for those who want to redesign a kitchen or bathroom with a colorful theme. An eye-catching (Read More)

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Add Luxurious Beauty with an Otomi Embroidered Tapestry

Wednesday June 12, 2013

It's easier than you think to add luxurious beauty to a room. One of our favorite interior design looks is to drape white stucco walls with Otomi Embroidered Tapestries. When a tapestry fills a wall it is truly a dramatic way to make a big impression. The tapestries brightly (Read More)

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Light Up Your Home with Old World Charm

Monday June 10, 2013

One of the easiest ways to warm up your home is by replacing outdated light fixtures. Incorporating hand-forged iron chandeliers into your interior design is the perfect way to add old world charm to your hacienda. We love to create a unique interior design by selecting one (Read More)

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El Palomar Stoneware for Everyday Living

Friday May 31, 2013

Many shoppers are overwhelmed when trying to decide which dinnerware to choose for their home. Dishes are not only a necessary household staple but also an important one since they can convey personal style as well as add style to a kitchen and dining room. Proportion, balance (Read More)

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Zapotec Woven Rugs for Beautiful Hacienda Floors

Tuesday May 28, 2013

Any rug that graces the floor of your family's hacienda better be durable, but that doesn't mean it can't also be beautiful. Zapotec Woven Rugs can add warmth and texture as well as provide a sense of history to a space. Depending on your preference, you can use a rug of great (Read More)

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Incorporate Floor Vases Into Your Interior Design

Monday May 20, 2013

Our new decorative floor vases are dramatic showpieces which don't need to be filled with branches or flowers in order to create a spectacular display. Floor vases don't take up much room and are perfect for bringing in a fresh new finish or a shot of color to your home's interior (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Incorporate-Floor-Vases-Into-Your-Interior-Design/

Create Storage Space with Rustic Pine Furniture

Monday May 6, 2013

A recent trend in home buying is to downsize and live in smaller spaces. This trend sounds good in theory; however it can take some creativity to create enough storage space. A smaller living space means that it's more important than ever to purchase furniture which maximizes (Read More)

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Brighten Your Interior Design with Paper Mache

Friday May 3, 2013

Did you know that paper mache is one of the oldest surviving art forms around? The technique dates back as far as Ancient Egypt and is still quite popular today. Incorporating paper mache into your interior design is an inspiring way to add bright color and soft lines to your (Read More)

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Rustic Dining Tables Bring Natural Warmth

Wednesday September 22, 2010

As the long, warm summer days transition to shorter, cooler days of autumn, homeowners turn to redecorating projects at home in search of a cozy getaway. With dinners on the patio becoming fewer and farther between, meals begin taking place at the kitchen table or in the dining (Read More)

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Day of the Dead: A Brief History

Tuesday September 21, 2010

Historians estimate the traditions and rituals associated with Día de los Muertos ("Day of the Dead") date back 2,500 to 3,000 years to the indigenous cultures of Mexico. While these rituals have been taking place for thousands of years, the first outsiders to (Read More)

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Please Be Seated

Tuesday April 20, 2010

If tables are so highly prized in Mexico, then it goes without saying that chairs are of equal value. After all, the two complement one another more than tequila and lime. But the desire to relax, sit back and enjoy the surroundings cannot fall on just one style or design. So (Read More)

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Carving Out A Tradition

A Brief History of Oaxacan Woodcarving

Monday April 12, 2010

Two hundred miles south of Mexico City sits a cluster of villages in the state of Oaxaca where an uncommon phenomenon is taking place. A whimsical variety of hand carved, brightly colored wooden figures have single-handedly transformed the way of life and brought fame to an (Read More)

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Carving in Oaxaca

Wednesday April 7, 2010

In recent years, the phenomenon known as Oaxacan woodcarving has captivated the global folk art community and stimulated an impoverished region of Mexico. With delicate lines and elaborate coloring, these playful collectables demonstrate raw imagination and a unique vision of (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Carving-in-Oaxaca/

The Versatile Table

Thursday November 19, 2009

Tables are the most widely used furniture item in all of Mexico. They are the heart of the home, where meals are enjoyed and holidays celebrated. They are the workspace at the artisan's shop and the center of transactions in the local marketplace. The versatility of the humble (Read More)

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Storage Furniture in Colonial Mexico

Thursday November 5, 2009

The people of Mexico have traditionally held home storage in high regard. Storage units, after all, are essential to the organization and maintenance of a tidy living space. But reliance on storage was perhaps never more vital than during Mexico's colonial period. As the Spanish (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Storage-Furniture-in-Colonial-Mexico/

Mexican Décor

Friday October 30, 2009

You don't have to be from Mexico to love Mexican décor. It doesn't hurt...but it's not a requirement. In fact, you don't even need to live in Texas or the Southwest to enjoy the rustic look of a culture rich in both history and craftsmanship. Mexican décor is about (Read More)

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Origins of Colonial Mexican Furniture

Wednesday October 21, 2009

The relationship between Spain and Mexico can be identified in nearly every aspect of Mexican culture. Perhaps it's best recognized through language and religion; however, handmade Mexican furniture represents centuries of craftsmanship and a strong influence of both native and (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Origins-of-Colonial-Mexican-Furniture/

A Brief History of Mexican Talavera

Thursday September 24, 2009

Handmade pottery and fine ceramics are trademarks of Mexican craftsmanship, but no style is more sought after than the renowned Talavera. Named after the Spanish city of Talavera de la Reina, this uniquely Mexican ceramic has gained worldwide acclaim for its high quality and (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/A-Brief-History-of-Mexican-Talavera/

Day of the Dead in Mexico

Tuesday September 15, 2009

If you've ever spent time in Mexico, it may seem as though the people of this vibrant country celebrate every aspect of life, yet the celebration that stands above them all is one shrouded in death. To a foreigner, this may conjure up images of ghoulish spirits or resurrected (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/Day-of-the-Dead-in-Mexico/

The Allure of Mexican Talavera

Wednesday September 9, 2009

The world of interior design knows Talavera pottery as an ornate style of ceramics produced solely in Mexico by proud local artisans. These vibrantly colored, handcrafted works of art have been fashioned in the same way for centuries and appreciated for their quality and aesthetics (Read More)

https://www.lafuente.com/m/Blog/The-Allure-of-Mexican-Talavera/


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