Once you have decided on a theme for your living room and selected the couches you will use, it is time to choose the perfect rug. While most won’t consider this step as necessary it most certainly is. Rugs give a classic warm feel to the room that is indescribable there is just something about them that feels cozy and chic. Keeping that in mind, we have prepared a guide that will help you find the perfect rug to transform your living room space.
Remember the 1970s where everyone wanted and needed a wool shag rug as part of their décor? Well, the times have come when the 70s is officially back and wool rugs are on trend! If you have a modern theme adding a cool shag rug is perfect to create that signature balance.
Shades of Blue
Who doesn’t love the idea of decorating with the color blue? The color blue has become an excellent option when it comes to décor, so much so that many of us are loving the idea of decorating with it on a regular basis. With that being said, add a blue rug, the key is working with a multidimensional shade of blue.
Look for Texture
If you already have a simplistic decorating style, seek a rug that is filled with texture. Having a textured rug works well for adding character right where you need it. It creates a sense of character and beauty.
Bring on the Pattern
Pattern is always a good idea; however, when you’re working with a rug you want to select one that offers a repetitive pattern time and time again. The idea is for the pattern to become the main focus of the room without taking away from it.
Floral has become a top favorite for many who want to add color and pattern all at once. The key to a floral rug is using hues that blend well with the room yet have a hint of vibrancy. Consider a floral rug with a flew wild colors that seem to blend perfectly together.
Unlike, bold hues or daring patterns a neutral rug is a classic staple not only will it work well in the room, but it adds a classic cohesiveness that simply makes sense. Think of it as the item you didn’t know you needed.
If you read our first post for 2019, then you are aware of how geometric patterns are all the rave this year. With that being said, geometric patterns are also coming to your rug. Geometric rugs are perfect for rooms that need a little something extra.
For a feminine touch, a fur rug is a way to go. Not only will it add texture, but it has the feminine aesthetic that you would want and need to brighten up the room. You might even want to consider a large rug instead of a smaller one to create a grand effect.
A striped rug is a great idea when you want to add color and texture all at the same time. Additionally, the rug will give you a focal point for the room, this allows you to have a character emphasizing display.
Bring on the Red
Red is not only bold and powerful but its an excellent option for any decorating style. Regardless of how you like to decorate a daring red rug can be the perfect cherry on top to any décor you might already have going on.
Which of these rugs are you looking forward to adding in your home? Share your ideas with us below.