20+ Rooms With The Most Magnificent Rugs
Accessories may help elevate a room, but they’re incomparable to the transformative power of a rug. Whether you’re looking to revamp a living room, a bedroom or even a bathroom, nothing sets the tone quite like a woven work of art underfoot.
Get inspired by these stunning spaces where the rug is truly the star of the show.
In this mid-century modern dining room, a vibrant blue rug injects color into the otherwise neutral space.
Lofts can be quite stark at times so why not bring in a bold patterned rug to add texture and warmth? We love how the nature-inspired hues contrast with the velvet blue sofa here.
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In this contemporary entryway, a vintage Persian rug offers an inviting, global feel.
In a room where the color palette is so saturated, only a bold patterned rug would do. In columnist Amoryn Engel’s den, an heirloom Persian anchors the room and is striking enough to balance against the blue lacquered walls.
In this modern family room, a Moroccan-inspired patchwork rug injects life and dimension to the grey and white color scheme.
For a global look, a vintage kilim is the perfect pick for this bathroom. The bold pattern is done in soft pastel hues to complement the serene atmosphere.
A pleated yellow cocktail chair paired with a vibrant aqua rug in this striking foyer makes for a memorable first impression.
A simple way to break the tension in a formal living room? With an artsy carpet, of course. This splashy purple one complements the emerald sofa while offering a cool, unique look to the eclectic space.
For the minimalist, an intricately detailed rug is the perfect pick. This vintage piece adds warmth to the space and is undoubtedly the focal point.
Who says a neutral rug can’t be magnificent? This vintage Moroccan Beni boasts a beautiful deep purple, orange and charcoal palette, and is the standout feature in this light and bright living room.
When designing a feminine dressing room, two things are essential: a blush pink ottoman and an equally pretty rug. How perfect is this painterly piece?
Layering a rug over a basic carpet is a yes in our books. Here, a plush patterned rug adds interest and dimension to the sisal carpet underneath.
If you’re a maximalist, match your rug to the decor. Pumpkin, evidently, is a color that works really well for a tone-on-tone look.
In this bright California foyer, a Persian rug offers a warm and inviting vibe to the otherwise streamlined space.
We love how a purple-hued rug is paired with glossy lilac-colored tiles in this feminine bathroom.
This picture-perfect dining room by Studio McGee is anchored with an equally stunning rug underfoot.
For a formal feel, a pair of matching runners were added to this hallway, which are flattering to the stunningly carved wooden bench.
In this modern-meets-old-world bathroom, a copper-toned rug offers a global look while adding warmth to the perfectly manicured space.
A flat woven kilim in the most stunning shade of blue adds boho flair to this bungalow in L.A., and is grounded by greys for a handsome look.
In this grey and white kitchen, a colorful runner breathes life into the space while contrasting with the Terracotta-tiled floors.
Instead of bringing in a vibrant area rug, designer Christine Ralphs decided to keep her living room condo all white with a textured piece underfoot, which is just as striking.
This poppy-printed rug ties all the colors of the furniture and decor together, creating a cohesive look.