Staying neutral with an area rug doesn't mean you have to pay big money for an 8x10 rectangle of blah. Consider a tone-on-tone stripe or a chic graphic pattern that adds interest without stealing the show.
Minimal furniture and bright pops of color in this gray bedroom are elements signature of contemporary design. A mix of blue and brown hues create lovely, subtle contrast while a multicolor area rug is a bold focal point.
A neutral patterned area rug adds a delicate interest to this cozy bedroom, while a soft white blanket draped over the custom round ottoman by Basset Furniture ties in the room’s color scheme and provides a comfy spot to prop one’s feet up.
If you prefer your area rug be placed in front of the couch, it should run the same width (or a little longer) than the couch. For a more interesting look, you could try placing the rug at an angle in order to anchor the space.
A bold patterned area rug anchors the room's color palette. An ivory upholstered headboard adds a luxurious look to the simple bed linens. The room also features a bar-height desk as a stylish workspace.
Plush, upholstered white chairs with nailhead trim pair with French country wood chairs in this beautiful, neutral dining room. A zebra area rug covers the dark hardwood floors, while a contemporary chandelier illuminates the chic space.