Hint: Bold looks and sustainable materials are big.
You never realize just how much an area rug can make or break a room until you hit the carpet jackpot and get it oh-so-right. Between figuring out the right size for your space and narrowing down the pattern and texture that appeals most to you and your aesthetic.
Think of it as art for your floor. Area rugs ground your space in the unique, signature style you want. Bold prints, vibrant colors, and eclectic textures make for a show-stopping style that changes up the look and feel of any room and flooring. And remember, a rug works for all types of flooring, whether you have carpet, hard surface flooring, or hardwood floors.
Keep scrolling for our favorite area rug trends for 2020 and beyond.
As we become more aware of the impact of our daily lives on the environment, the need for an environmentally friendly interior is also increasing. There is nothing more ecological than reusing the same item, which is why antique and vintage rugs are a great option.
BOLD COLORFUL PRINTS
Even if you prefer to keep things simple in terms of your key living room pieces, you can still have fun with color via bold patterns. A dramatic color palette always makes an impression, especially in an otherwise-neutral space.
Rugs with a vintage and worn effect are another kind of popular rugs now and for all 2020. Here the damask historical pattern is made lighter thanks to a shabby look, making this rug very neutral yet still decorative.
Kilim rugs have long been at the front of design trends, and for good reason. Originating from Turkey, North Africa, and the Balkans, and known for its rich history and even richer colors, these flatweave rugs are bold, beautiful and timeless.
Chevron is a hugely popular rug pattern that packs a big punch. This subtle, woven chevron rug is a great way to add texture and pattern to a room without overpowering it.
This year let’s also consider different shapes instead of the traditional rectangular ones. Starting from circular shapes, to oval ones, to even more irregular shapes.
This always-in-style pattern can completely change the look of any contemporary space. Zebra, leopard, cheetah, and cowhide rugs add a glam-yet-rustic vibe.
LOUD AND GEOMETRIC
Let your home be loud and proud. From wallpaper to flooring, bold geometric prints are so in right now. Try this rug trend in entryways, dining rooms or dens to pack a punch without a lot of legwork.
Together with the eco trend, we see more and more often that natural materials rule in interior design. Natural fibers can give your home an authentic character and a luxurious dimension.
All design enthusiasts, let alone experts, know how important a rug is in building a cozy and inviting ambiance in an interior. In addition to bringing warmth and defining space, it can animate any room through colors and patterns. Fall is the perfect time to look closer at our home decor and ‘hygge up’ for the rest of the year.