Invest in the Foundation

Great rooms stem from a beautiful foundation. Whether bold and graphic or subtle and sophisticated, area rugs have a tremendous visual impact on a room. They dictate the style and mood, define or separate spatial areas, and anchor the furniture and accessories. High quality carpets will remain intact for generations, making them one of the greatest investments you can make for your home!

With millions of options to choose from, finding the right carpet can be daunting. Here are a few styles we love at Steele Interiors:

1. Geometric motifs create a luxurious and contemporary feel, particularly in large spaces:

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2. Patterned, colorful carpets such as turkish kilims and ikats bring instant style to a room. Add neutral furnishings and let these carpets steal the show:

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3. Traditional style carpets such as an oushak or agra will add timeless sophistication to any room:

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4. For a chic and contemporary vibe, try a moroccan or cowhide:

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Regardless of what style you choose, keep in mind that your carpet is your foundation...buy the best you can afford! Always build a room around something beautiful.

Thanks for reading!

All images from elledecor.com, architechturaldigest.com and Pinterest.