07/25/2013 05:55 pm ET Updated Sep 24, 2013

7 Ways To Add Mediterranean Elegance To Your Home


The romantic feel of Mediterranean style evokes images of seaside dwellings, sparkling turquoise waters, sun-drenched days and vibrant sunsets. The region's easy elegance is reflected through its stunning homes. This style relies on casual, rustic textures and finishes in classic European lines and forms to reflect the local landscape. Low-maintenance materials, earthy but bold colors, wrought iron accents and plenty of natural light emphasize the low-key luxe that the Mediterranean is known for.

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