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.
Understated elegance is the name of the game in this neutral dining room. A round rug in the same earth tones as the rest of the room grounds the design and creates a cohesive feel with the dining table and chairs.
Just off the kitchen, a cozy round area rug anchors the dining table in this open layout home. A gorgeous contemporary chandelier echoes the table's shape and adds a personal touch to the modern space.
An elegant living room with neutral tones and classic art features a curved sofa which sits on the round area rug, a design technique that makes the room feel better proportioned. It also facilitates conversation.
This dining area makes the most of its limited space by using a small round table and four Louis XVI-style oval-backed chairs, maximizing space without minimizing style. A chandelier and round area rug add the finishing touches.
A large, round area rug defines the sitting area in this open floor plan living space. Low, deep furniture with clean lines and soft gray upholstery makes for a relaxing spot, while cool black-and-white artwork and a blue teardrop pendant bring a modern touch to the room.
A light wood dining table and matching chairs anchor this outdoor dining room. A matching buffet serves as a handy storage unit and display surface, while a round green area rug adds color to the space.
Making the most of every nook, the landing at the top of the stairs is turned into a simple home office. A round graphic area rug adds style underfoot, and a classic armchair is paired with a traditional desk.
A large, round game table with inlaid starburst and stunning linen chars sit center stage on a round, gray area rug in this contemporary game room. Mother-of-pearl mosaic tiled columns flank the sliding glass door leading to the balcony. A striking, round crystal chandelier and charming "wow" sign mesh class and opulence with fresh and hip elements.
A whimsical yet edgy design is created for a young, hip couple to reflect their dramatic personality. Set in a bay window, a round glass table is surrounded by sleek black chairs for a comfortable yet contemporary space. A circular area rug defines the space, while a cool domed light fixture brightens the room.
A stunning round dining room table paired with a graphic, floral area rug and shimmering birdcage chandelier creates an eye-catching centerpiece within this dining room and open floor plan kitchen. Utilizing a gray and white palate allows for the floral accents to flourish in simple and timeless French country elegance. Bright and comfortable chairs complete the ensemble.
A cool, contemporary pendant chandelier elegantly frames the open floor plan living room. Low, sleek furniture gathers together for a comfortable, streamlined conversation area. Whimsical touches, like the art and a hanging blue teardrop pendant, bring playfulness to the space.
"I needed to create a transition between the homeowner's office and the lounge area, but didn't want to shut off the space with a traditional wall and door. These wide wood barn doors allow for both privacy and openness," says Betty Wasserman, owner and designer, Betty Wasserman Art and Interiors, Ltd., New York City, NY.l
This gorgeous entryway manages to be both formal and inviting, with its round pedestal table and welcoming seating area. Stylish accents like an elegant console table, framed mirror and sparkly chandelier add to its elegant style.