Today I’m sharing with you some interesting Trending Rug Styles in 2020. Thankfully, area rugs will continue to be a key component of interior design, which is great not only for us but for you as well. Think of an area rug as art for your floor. Striking prints, dynamic hues, and a mix of textures can make for a show-stopping style that changes the look and feel of any room with any kind of flooring.
The Ikat design will be big in 2020. Ikat is a resist-dyeing technique where the threads used for weaving are dyed beforehand. The Ikat threads are bound in a pattern so that the threads covered by the binding “resist” the dye, which forms into a pattern. A characteristic of Ikat rugs is a ‘blurriness’ that is the result of the extreme difficulty that traditional Indonesian hand-weavers had in creating perfect patterns using the dyed yarns in their rugs. This blurriness came to be seen not as a flaw, but as a defining feature of ikat rugs.
The next stylish trend is layering your rugs. Although you might be hesitant to try this new trend, the options and results can be unlimited. Room-sized rugs (9’x12′ and above) can be on the expensive side, but if you opt for the smaller version of your dream rug, you can easily layer it atop a more reasonably priced natural woven rug for a cost-friendly option that achieves a similar look.
Rugs with the ‘broke-in, vintage’ look are another popular trend for rugs now and for all 2020. Whether you choose to rescue grandma’s worn-out rug from her basement or purchase a modern rug that has been made to achieve this vintage look it will be a trend that works for every room and
Animal prints might have been yesterday’s overdone but they are making a return. They are being added to staircases as runners or to add that attention-grabbing statement piece in your room.
Which rug trend do you think you might give a shot? Be sure to click on images to discover a new favorite piece for your room. To inquire about any of the rugs you see here please contact us. We will be happy to offer you a free quote, a free sample to help you visualize your new rug and to assist you with whatever questions you may have.