2022 Area Rug Trends
We love all things flooring here, including flooring accessories! Area rugs are one of our favorite home decor accessories as they provide texture, visual interest and so much more for your home. Like all things home design, area rugs are subject to rising and falling trends. Here are our picks for the top area rug trends of 2022. Check out the rest of our blog to see what interior designers and homeowners are obsessing over this year.
The words natural and neutral have been major buzzwords for interior design in 2022. After a hectic couple of years, homeowners are searching for sanctuary in their own homes and moving towards a more natural and neutral approach to their home, reminiscent of the comfort of Hygee. Neutral area rug designs and colors are becoming increasingly more popular as they are versatile to many different home designs and manage to accentuate living rooms without becoming the center of attention.
Jewel Tones & Trending Colors
Besides neutrals, jewel tones are having their time in the spotlight with earth-colored jewel tones reigning supreme. Teals, green, blues and grays are also making a splash as they add stunning color to an interior.
Keep it Simple
To continue onto the more natural approach to home design, simple, non-intrusive area rugs are making a splash. While simple area rugs might not sound terribly exciting they are actually a practical and refined accessory choice. Simple, no-frills area rugs complement your home design for a more put-together cohesive look.
A natural pattern also works well to give the simple area rug look with a twist!
Vintage Area Rugs 101
Calling all Persian area rug lovers out there, this trend is for you! New is outdated and old is modern this year with vintage-inspired area rugs gaining major traction. Vintage-inspired area rugs add organic character to a space. This isn’t a new area rug trend but this is a trend we predict will be here to stay for quite some time.
Geometric is Back!
We said vintage is back and geometric patterns are coming along with it! Geometric patterns embody the dynamic interest we all want to achieve in a home. Geometric area rugs add dimension and help break up spaces within a home. This is a great area rug trend for those who live in homes with a more open floor plan but this style is really versatile to many different designs. Geometric rugs are modern, minimal and contemporary.