The kitchen is one of the most loved and used areas of the home so why not make it one of the coziest areas as well. One way to make the kitchen cozier is by adding in a rug. The last thing you may want to do is add a rug in the kitchen because it may seem counteractive due to there being food involved. This can ultimately mean the rug will become dirtier and messier a lot sooner. Even though this can be true adding a rug helps add texture and personality to the kitchen without having to add a new wallpaper or a different appliance. The following are statement rugs that add texture to your kitchen space, making the space feel even more welcoming.
If you are a fan of textured rugs that have a vintage feel to them a wool rug will make all the difference you need in the space. Choose a patterned design as most patterns printed on wool rugs are vintage inspired. Therefore, the entire room will have a touch of vintage in a subtle way that is also easy to decorate around.
Color can be considered tricky for a kitchen space because you may already have a neutral theme going. Furthermore, if you want to add color or enhance any color you may already have adding a brush-stroke rug is the way to go. Brush-stroke rugs are easy going and work well with multiple different colors which make adding them not only easy but makes them great as a visual focus in the kitchen as well.
Circular rugs are great they are fun and light, but they also come in numerous different colors from bold shades such as red, pink, yellow, and green to neutrals that enhance the look of the room. A circular rug is also great because they do not take up much space, which allows you to use multiple different ones in the kitchen.
A bohemian rug is relaxed, easy going, and versatile. The beauty of having a versatile rug is that it will work great anywhere in the kitchen with any wallpaper design. You do not have to worry about clashing colors between your space and the rug. The main reason being how laid back a bohemian rug is. The laid-back feel that it provides will work beautifully with numerous different colors and textures.
A braided rug has always been a classic. Regardless, of where, how, or when a braided rug will always look great, especially if it is in a bold color. Braided rugs work great in bold colors because no two rugs are ever the same. The braided aspect of them gives them texture while weaving in color. In a neutral room, a braided rug will work exceptionally well.
Regardless of how big or small your kitchen may be a neutral palette rug will make a statement in the kitchen. If you want to upgrade this look, even more, have a rug that is patterned yet in a neutral palette. The pattern will brighten up the area. Meanwhile, the neutral palette will create the perfect contrast between the two. Furthermore, the neutral hues will further enhance the bold shades you may already have as part of your kitchen.
Yes, we said it go green. Green is a beautiful color to use in the kitchen. This is especially true if you pair it with beige, cream, whites, or gray. Use a textured rug that is mainly green. The richness and elegant feel of the color green will add a “cool” vibe to your kitchen space regardless of how traditional it may be decorated. The hint of green will brighten up the space instantly.
Fringe is great! It is textured, beautiful, and easy to work with. Not only that, but fringe adds a hint of fun to the décor that is a bit difficult to add to the kitchen. In fact, having a rug with fringe will make your kitchen space the main focus as everyone who enters the kitchen will want to focus on the rug. If you want to upgrade this look, make sure the fringe rug you use has a pattern. Doing so will bring your entire look together.
Stripes are an all-time favorite because of how fun and versatile they are. Add a rug with a bold, bright striped pattern for a modern twist. Not only would this be a modern twist, but a convenient one as well. The reason being bight stripes draw attention. Therefore, you will be drawing attention to your kitchen décor all while adding color.
A rug with a painterly feel is perfect for any kitchen. It adds an upscale look that is elegant. If you do not want to add art to your kitchen wall, consider adding it to your kitchen floor instead. It not only will the room appear bright and alive. Furthermore, it will bring a touch of personality exactly where you want it.
In conclusion, even though a rug may seem like the last decorative item you may want to include in your kitchen. It could be exactly what your kitchen needs. Let us know in the comments below which of these rugs you want to incorporate into your kitchen space.