Skip to main content

Moroccan Home Decor With Rugs

Vintage Moroccan Rugs To Create A Magnificent Moroccan Home Decor

See our collection of Vintage Rugs From Morocco

Moroccan home decor – Decorating your interiors with Moroccan carpets is a great way to up your style. Moroccan Rugs with their minimalist, tribal designs complement most interior styles.The term tribal or nomadic rugs immediately conjure up images of exotic Middle Eastern or Central Asian ethnography. In terms of design we tend to think of nomadic rugs as having a complex ornamental repertory of intricate geometric patterns, expressed in a palette of dark, deep colors.

One group of rugs and carpets, however, challenges all such assumptions and pre-conceptions – the rugs produced by the nomadic Berber peoples of the Atlas Mountain region of Morocco. Moroccan carpets are beautiful rugs, with styles ranging from minimal tribal tones to bright shags with an array of earthy colors, the Moroccan Rug is the new must-have.

1. Decorating Your Home With Moroccan Rugs For Traditional Taste

Decorate with Moroccan rugs for a traditional look.

Decorate with Moroccan rugs for a traditional look with a minimalist monochromatic carpet.

The neutral visage of Moroccan Beni Ourain rugs is particularly suitable for classic traditional and glamorous decor. Black-and-white features, a grand piano, leather smoking chairs, blue velvet and dark upholstery are exceptionally flattering against these sumptuous achromatic carpets. However, don’t miss the opportunity to pair bright, saturated or pastel colors, Tiffany blue, lemon yellow, regal reds and unexpected tones against their neutral surface.

2. Moroccan Home Decor in Modernist Interiors

Moroccan home decor by Nazmiyal

Moroccan home decor

When it comes to Moroccan carpet weaving, specifically the Beni Ourain variety, modern is the go-to style. Vintage Mid-century and classically modern furnishings have a natural appeal when arranged around a shaggy carpet. The same can be said for more austere, minimalist furnishings that are softened and greatly enhanced by the organic textures and patterns that these stylish creations display.

3. Home Decoration With Moroccan Rugs as Wall Art and Tapestries

A great place to display your Moroccan Rug is on the wall! Hang it up to add texture and create a beautiful backdrop.

A great place to display your Moroccan Rug is on the wall! Hang it up to add texture and create a beautiful backdrop. Image Credit: GlitterInc

Hanging is a marvelous, modern alternative to placing rugs on the floor alone. Moroccan kilim rug and hand-woven rugs that feature colorful tufts and pile accents are well-suited for this application. Moroccan kilims in rich, warm tones of orange, red and brown create an exceptional backdrop for entryways and prominent furnishings. Although less traditional, the concept complements Morocco’s talent for decorating with carved screens, elaborate tiles and patterned accouterments.

4. Home Decor And Draping Moroccan Rugs:

Decorate your home with exotic collectibles like Moroccan Rugs. Home decorated by Charles and Ray Eames.

Decorate your home with exotic collectibles like Moroccan Rugs. Home decorated by Charles and Ray Eames.

Adopting a pioneering style isn’t necessary when one can follow in the footsteps of great mid century modern designers like Charles and Ray Eames. The couple’s iconic Pacific Palisades Case Study home was decked out with modern furnishings and exotic collectibles that have been described as “a kaleidoscope of excess.” One of the more distinctive features, aside from their eponymous lounge chair, is the low-slung sofas and settees that are draped with colorful kilims.

Here are some rugs for creating a magnificent Moroccan home decor:

Vintage Moroccan Boucherouite Rug | Nazmiyal

Vintage Moroccan Boucherouite Rug

Vintage Moroccan Rug | Nazmiyal

Gallery Size Vintage Moroccan Beni Ourain Rug

Moroccan Azilal Rug | Nazmiyal

Vintage Shaggy Moroccan Azilal Rug

Vintage Moroccan Rug | Nazmiyal

Vintage Mid-Century Moroccan Rug

Vintage Moroccan Rug | Nazmiyal

Vintage Moroccan Rug

Vintage Moroccan Rug | Nazmiyal

Vintage Moroccan Rug

View Pictures and Photo Gallery of Vintage Moroccan Rugs

This decorating blog post about Moroccan home decor was published by Nazmiyal Antique Rugs

Related News

NYC20 Decorative Arts and Design Fair - Nazmiyal

1stdibs at NYC20 Decorative Arts Design Fair

1stdibs and NYC20 Decorative Arts and Design Fair - a 20th Century art and design...

The Perfect Nook, Nazmiyal Collection

Rugs for The Perfect Nook

Seven Small Rugs for The Perfect Nook The Perfect nook is often the most cherished...

Living Room Rugs In Interiors - Nazmiyal Rugs

Living Room Rugs

Shopping For Living Room Rugs Living Room Rugs - In the living room, the right...

Leave a reply

Shopping Cart