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How To Decorate Your Home With Rugs In Unique And Modern Ways

How To Decorate Your Home With Rugs In Unique And Modern Ways

The addition of a rug can elevate any space to a whole new level. While the decoration is just one of the good enough reasons to change the look of any area, there are several others as well. It completes any room by tying all the different pieces together visually. Additionally, a rug also adds warmth and helps layer a room's decor.


Rugs, especially the area rugs in the bathroom, are gaining popularity. The addition of a vintage rug to any bathroom space instantly elevates the elegance. But once you keep any carpet in or near the bathroom, it is to be ensured that the rug looks fresh, and not used as a bath mat. It should also be vacuumed on a regular basis.

Surya Zander Rug ZND-1003

You can go for the natural-fiber rugs to add some instant warm and an organic appeal. Hide rugs are also a great option that combines softness with durability, which is another stellar option.


Surya Wilder Rug WDR-2003

You can select the rug for your kitchen, depending upon the shape of your area and space availability. Again, a carpet in the kitchen also needs maintenance, and you need to vacuum it regularly to keep dust and crumbs from collecting. 

Yet another idea is to combine two smaller rugs that will work up well in the kitchen. For the kitchens, go for rag rugs that come in a variety of soft, muted patterns. If your kitchen is narrow, go for multicolor stripes to help create the illusion of a larger space.

On Wall

Surya Anaruz Rug RO-2003

What about using a rug as a wall hanging? Great idea, indeed! Rugs in vibrant and bold colors, handwoven designs, some vintage-rugs will depict an actual work of art. 

You can also select rugs with a defined border or choose styles with a repeating pattern of chevrons, stripes, polkas, and more to add some graphic note.

Dining Area 

In your dining space, simply drape the rugs over the chair seats, to create a bohemian-chic setting for meals and at the same time add tons of cozy texture.

Rug For Sunpan Pike Dining Table

You can also place them below the dining table and chairs, keeping in mind that it is slightly larger than the dining table set.


A rug draped over a chair, sofa, or settee; a flat-weave rug can create an entirely fresh look. Just smoothen the rug down over the back and seat, and tuck it gently into the seam. 

Surya Whisper WHI-1003


There are several other unexpected ways to decorate with rugs. Explore more at Grayson Home – an online destination of a wide range of affordable furniture pieces and other home décor accessories.

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