Thinking of buying an area rug? What will it do for your room?
A rug can define the areas of a large room. It can add definition to a small room.
Color, pattern and texture are important elements in interior design. An area rug can add each of these to a room. A rug. of course is about texture. A beautiful rug over a tile or wood floor adds texture and softness. The texture is also great for acoustics and ambiance. The texture of the rug will absorb sound and create a more comfortable room.
The color palette for a room can be determined from the colors of a rug you love and purchase. In the rug you will find the colors for walls, furniture, window treatments, lighting and accessories. If you choose a rug with a strong pattern you can add furniture and fabrics in solids and still have an interesting room.
A rug with a pastel palette enhances the look of this creamy white room.
The deep green of the walls is an accent color found in the Peacock patterned rug.
The classic key pattern is updated for this contemporary rug.
A beautiful blue fretwork pattern adds elegance.
The green leaf pattern with a brown background grounds the room and establishes the color palette.
A monochromatic modern setting is brought to life with a bold, bright area rug.
A traditional Ushak pattern in deep blue is a wonderful contrast to the aged pine table.
A rug with a lovely floral pattern is complimented by deep teal walls and white furnishings.
In this room the rug is there to compliment the beautiful, rich wood of the walls and furniture. The pattern is interesting but it doesn’t overwhelm the space.
The vibrant swirl pattern adds boldness to an otherwise sedate room.
Modern elements in a traditional setting bring an updated, fresh style.
When adding an area rug find one that you love. You can design your room around your amazing new purchase.
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