The right rug has a unique ability to shape a room and determine the overall atmosphere within a space. Not solely a treat for your feet, a rug can tie the elements of a room together. Stated simply by Edgar Allen Poe, “the carpet is the soul of the apartment.”
Here are 10 rugs that brighten their interiors.
With the collaboration between Samad and the acclaimed artist Rex Ray, Lyon, Multi is both imaginative and dynamic. This Rex Ray rug is handmade with fine wool hand knotted in Jaipur, India by master weavers. Bursting with color and energy, Rex Ray’s eye-catching work draws inspiration from the mid-century modernist style.
Inspired by the elements of nature, this modern design reflects a variety of landscapes. Hand-woven in Nepal with hand-carded wool and hand-carved silk, the Elements Collection is diverse in texture, with parts flat and raised, like the earth itself.
This plush Moroccan inspired design is heaven beneath your feet. With a neutral color palette and dynamic diamond design, this transitional design is beyond basic.
Gothatm, Black & Tribeca, Stone
These intricate designs from the Manhattan Reserve Collection are inspired by elements from antique Ottoman, Egyptian and Asian textiles. Made with hand-carded wool, these finely woven rugs offer an incredible aesthetic value rare in hand-knotted carpets.
This modern design from the Whimsical Collection is truly art for the floor. Woven and sheared low in the style of antique carpets, A-105 offers soothing hues of taupe, gold and pale blue, which provide a sense of calm and serenity within a space.
This Ikat inspired designs offers dynamic and expressive shapes that evoke the scattered rhythms and spontaneous beats of a soulful Jazz song. Made with hand-carded wool, this vibrant rug exudes style and personality.
This pretty pink rug from our Amour Reserve Wool & Silk Collection offers a transitional design which seamlessly fuses old world charm with new world confidence. This finely woven carpet is made with hand-carded wool and hand spun, hand carved silk.
Amaze, Cream from the Serendipity Wool & Silk Collection combines traditional decorative and floral elements with a unique and vibrant color palette. Made with hand-carded wool and hand-spun, hand-carved silk, this eye-catching piece is both striking and elegant.
Antewing, Ivory from the Modern Tibet III Collection is finely hand-knotted in Nepal. Hand-crafted with wool and up to 50% silk, this innovative design is both refreshing and modern.
All of these rugs are available for purchase at Hemphill’s Rugs & Carpets Costa Mesa, CA