Is there anything more striking than a black Persian rug? Who knows, but you can't pass these beauties up! With hundreds of choices, there's something for everyone.
Why a Black Persian Rug?
Did you know that many interior decorators don’t consider a room complete without a touch of black? Adding a black Persian rug to your home is one of the perfect ways to introduce this dark neutral color to your décor. And if black is too much, a grey Persian rug will have a similar impact.
Below, you’ll find ways that you might use a Persian rug in your home to get some inspiration for your purchase. Each idea shows you a way that professional decorators use these rugs to create stunning designs:
A black and white Persian rug looks beautiful in a traditional or minimalist home, but it can also go well in a chic or penthouse style. The combination of contrasting colors creates a grounding neutral background with compelling visual appeal.
A black and gold Persian rug can add a touch of classic beauty and refined elegance to your home no matter what style you decorate in. These rugs can look stunning with home décor styles ranging from country to Hollywood glam with everything in between.
Black is a dominant color when used in homes, but it's also a neutral that can be incorporated in almost any style. When interior decorators choose something substantial, like a black Persian area rug, they're intentionally adding associations like:
Water and Wood
These associations—from both color psychology and Feng Shui—can help you make your décor choices. For comparison, grey has associations such as:
West and North
Is a Black or Grey Persian Rug Right for Me?
Before you purchase your new rug, make sure that you know what you want. This will help you narrow your options down later so you can find the perfect rug right away. Ask yourself questions like those below to get started:
Have I looked at my room’s color palette and picked a color that will go well with it?
What materials are better for my household and lifestyle/what can I keep clean?
How thick should my rug be for the traffic it will receive?
Precisely what size of rug would be the goldilocks fit for this area?
Choosing the Perfect Black Persian Rug
Enter your preferences in the search filters before you start browsing, then open links to the rugs you love. Compare these rugs and pick one that you think will look best in your space, visualizing each one in your home to get a better idea.
Ideas and Advice
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