The stripe trend isn't limited to walls. For maximum impact, an eye-catching rug, like this black-and-white design, works wonders. The secret is scale: Make the rug big enough to create a super-sized statement. Design by HGTV fan cherrybounce.
If you're in the market for an area rug that's easy to clean, the brand Ruggable makes an innovative two-part rug system that includes a grip pad and a machine-washable rug cover. Both pet- and kid-friendly, even Ruggable's 8x10 size rugs can fit in a standard washing machine, making them ideal for high-traffic areas prone to spills.
Designer Brian Paquette packs this small condo's living room with loads of style. Large windows fill the space with ample light and highlight the metal bookshelf, round coffee table and simple black and white striped rug. Hot pink flowers add a pop of bright color to the mostly neutral palette.
Furniture in this modern living room is streamlined and sleek while cubed shelves provide clean, crisp lines. A black and white rug adds a graphic punch to the space, while a stunning metallic trunk serves as a coffee table.
This exquisite dining room's jet-black walls play off the white ceiling and colorful striped area rug. The Chanel artwork adds a sense of supreme sophistication, while the antler chandelier brings texture and a rustic element to the space.
It's the accessories that elevate the neutral look of this lovely dining area: a linen table runner, the simple elegance of the flatweave rug. Over the table, a chandelier brings a welcome golden glow.