Everyone desires to have their rooms decorated in a stylish manner, like a page from the interior designing book. Well, I would say you could if you thought out of the box! One does not have to spend a lump sum amount of buying fancy elements to adorn the room, such as expensive sitting arrangements or costly wall clocks.
You could easily do it by just placing a rug! Yes, your read that right. We tend to have a misconception that rugs are those small rectangular mats in front of the doors- yes, they are, but there are other varieties of rugs too!
A rug can transform a dull, boring room into an inviting and exciting space with its colours. There are other factors as well, why a rug is ideal for decorating a space. Indeed, it is appealing to the eyes, but it also adds warmth and elegance to the room.
One can have an exceptional result with an affordable budget and the right placement of the rugs. There are various ways you can place a rug in a room, with each placement giving your space a new look. Therefore, you must get creative with it.
How to decorate a room with rugs?
Rugs can be used to define a space
One can use rugs to create separate sections within a large area or a room. For instance, in the kitchen, the dining space and the cooking area can be defined using a rug. A rug, in this case, acts as an invisible partition. Furthermore, it can also be used in bigger rooms to divide the study area from the resting range.
Rugs can create a variety
As mentioned above, one can use the same size rugs to create a visual division. However, they can also use different sizes to highlight a sense of variety in the space.
Explore the shapes
As mentioned above, there are various other types of rugs apart from rectangular. They differ in quality, material types, and in shape. You are likely to find a circular braided rug or an oval wool rug, or the silk square rug. Choose the one that enhances the room the most. Here is a tip, look at which border would suit your furniture and fittings, and select a shape.
Rugs harmonize the atmosphere
Indeed, rugs blend with any and every type of interior. However, one must try to minimize the use of more than two styles of rugs- as it can create an imbalance and unpleasant vibe. Therefore, the rug styles should complement one and another if you use more than one style.
Centre of attraction
In contrast, you do not have to fill your space up with two or three rugs. One can also use one rug to create an impact. Hence, this is known as creating a focal point. A centrepiece of a rug can completely create a comprehensive impact on the interior.
Determine the right size
Last but not least, one should get the appropriately sized rugs. You would not want curls to form up at the edges of the wall due to the large carpet. A tip to place the rug is, away from the walls, at an equal distance from all corners.