Brush up on your carpet fashion with our helpful recap of the latest trends.
For years, flooring trends have been all about hardwood floors. Ripping up carpet and replacing it with clean, bare wood floors with plenty of types of rugs on top has been a common theme on renovation shows.
But there’s something about a carpet, with its cozy-chic, plush underfoot feeling, that wood just can’t impart. And, while wooden flooring isn’t going anywhere, carpet is making a comeback in a big and very stylish way. Looking into carpet trends 2020, it seems we will be expressing our creativity in bold, imaginative and innovative style.
We rounded up to share to you about the carpet trends we can expect to see in 2020.
Broadlooms are such an underrated type of carpet. Usually composed of wool or a wool blend, they are ideal for families because they can stand up to just about anything. They come in a large assortment of colors and patterns, so they can add a big dose of style to any space.
The trend is layering rugs on top of carpet to add interest and warmth. Committing to a tone-on-tone color palette will keep spaces from appearing too busy and allow the other furnishings to shine.
IT’S ONLY NATURAL
Think natural materials like wool, sisal and jute, and warm, earthy tones to create a mindful and restful space. Keep everything neutral and add natural accessories like pampas grass for a luxury modern boho feel, or introduce colors that are reminiscent of the outside, like on-trend rust and terracotta furnishing.
An extension of the natural trend, sustainability and eco-focused fabrics will increasingly dictate how we’re decorating our homes. As such, natural fiber carpet will become more and more prevalent.
Yummy, they go anywhere even on top of carpet. They’re a well-priced chic way to create a cozier, “layered” look.
Maximalism is all about breaking the rules. Let your creativity run wild with this fun trend which is making a massive come back, especially in the carpet industry. Mis-matched color combinations and clashing patterns define the contemporary idea of maximalism.
We love the woven mat rugs from Mauritania that you find in Morocco. They are casual, elegant, and not too precious. You can collage blankets together on top of them for fun and change it around.
Patterned carpets allow people to explore and to express their personality through their homes. With the increasing number of patterns around there is choice from floral, stripes and geometrics right through to animal print.
In carpet trends 2020, another looks we’ll be seeing is jewel tones. People love to use bold, statement-making carpets in decadent jewel tones. Carpeting adds warmth to an interior.
Carpet is like all your favorite Shonda Rhimes series. It will go on for many more seasons and, let’s be honest, probably never end. They will just keep adding new characters, drawing you into new and exciting twists you never saw coming.