- Area Rugs
Persian rugs have been adding beauty and sophistication to rooms for over 2500 years. Whether you have an authentic Persian rug or a rug inspired by traditional Persian design, you understand how special these rugs are.
Persian rugs are simply rugs that are produced in Ancient Persia, modern-day Iran. Persian rugs are hand-knotted using a specific Persian knot that allows fibers to be densely woven. This method of weaving dates by 2500 years and produces an extremely high-quality rug that will last for generations. Persian rugs are constructed from dyed wool making the rug even more durable.
Persian rugs are versatile in design so they fit well with most design styles. They are extremely durable, resist fading, and last for years. For ideas that inspire and delight, we’ve gathered our favorite Persian rug ideas.
Many designers are using traditional style Persian rugs in modern living rooms. Modern style is gaining in popularity with its straightforward open feel. Scroll on for some of our Persian rug living room ideas.
Layer it up! A colorful Persian rug is layered on top of a jute rug in this modern living room. Layering rugs helps to give a room more depth allowing you to showcase a smaller rug in a larger space.
If you want to show off your exquisite Persian rug then a simple modern design style can do just that. This modern living room in mostly white is grounded and enriched by a red Persian rug. The rug is a piece of art itself but it also helps tie in the many other art pieces in the space.
A Persian rug gives this rustic/eclectic living room a rich backdrop for soft leather couches and unique design elements. A large rug in the living room helps to define the seating area and soften the space. In this room, the rug offers contrast to the plain white walls helping the room to feel balanced and more lively.
Small living rooms don’t have to be small in style. In fact, you can go big and bold in small rooms without overwhelming the space. The Persian rug in this small bohemian style living room helps the space to appear larger. It also contributes to the well-traveled aesthetic of the room.
A vintage Persian rug softens and adds visual interest in this modern bedroom. The blue walls and white bedspread balance the room making it a calming retreat for those lucky enough to call this space their own. Create your own bedroom haven with similar touches.
This light and airy bedroom is warm and welcoming. A small Persian runner rug alongside the bed is a nice cushion for feet first thing in the morning and adds a pop of color to a mostly light-colored space.
Persian rugs are versatile, timeless, and beautiful. They are an icon in distinguished taste. They fit perfectly into spaces that are as varied as the rugs themselves.