A Few Fave Rug Rules To Live By

Kirsten Krason: 6th Street Design School - Discover, a blog by World Market

I’m excited to be sharing my favorite rugs with you today. As a designer, I’m constantly looking for unique and colorful rugs to add to my client’s spaces. There are a few things to remember when choosing floor coverings. These are a few of my favorite rug rules.

 

Bedroom Rugs

3 Great Rug Tips - Discover, a blog by World Market

When choosing a rug for the bedroom, I like to find something that feels soft and warm underfoot. You also need to make sure your rug is big enough to be all or most of the way underneath your bed.

Here are a few great rug options for the bedroom:

Living Room Rugs

3 Great Rug Tips - Discover, a blog by World Market

As a designer, my rule for the living room is that the rug needs to go at least partially under your furniture or all the way under your furniture. Floor coverings that are too small will make your space feel unfinished. Unless you have a really small room, you’ll need at least an 8′ x 10′ rug. Here are some great living room rug options:

Dining Room Rugs

3 Great Rug Tips - Discover, a blog by World Market

The main thing to remember when choosing an area rug for your dining room is that the rug needs to cover the space when your chairs are pulled out at least partially from your table. No one wants to get the feet of their chair caught on the edge of a rug! If you have kids, I love sourcing indoor/outdoor options because they are so easy to clean. Here are a few great choices for the dining room:

Do you have a few rug rules you swear by at home? Share them with us in the comments below!

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