Fascinating Beige Colorful Modern Distressed Rug, Country of Origin: Afghanistan, Circa Date: Modern – This rug from Afghanistan is a gorgeous modern area rug that features bright colors and simple geometric shapes against a taupe background. At first glance, you could easily mistake this masterpiece as a Swedish or mid century modern design, but it was crafted in modern Afghanistan using traditional methods that have been used for centuries. This retro inspired rug is the perfect piece for creating a peaceful feel in the space.
During the mid-20th century, interior designers and home decorators began to look to nature as inspiration for creating rooms that are welcoming and inviting. The result was the evolution of pieces that combine organic shapes and colors that mimic the natural world. These contrasted with the simple angular shapes and lines that dominated furniture styles of the time. Eventually, these shapes, too, began to evolve into curves and furniture with rounded edges.
Today, we still love that this style that mimics nature and creates a calm feeling in the room. This modern distressed rug features a neutral background with plenty of opportunity for adding touches of color throughout the space. Neutral rooms enhance the calm feeling that we get when we are in nature. Only today, we like to add a few touches of color to add interest to the design.
This wool rug is the perfect complement to a range of contemporary earth-inspired designs. The colors reflect those found in the natural world, and the design is simple and organic. It is a beautiful piece for pairing with plenty of plant material and textiles that feature neutral colors and a tribal flavor.
This handmade rug is perfect as a statement piece or for defining a functional area within a larger space. You could pair this contemporary area rug with a wide range of furniture colors and styles. Pieces that step away from a mass-manufactured look are an important element in this year’s style trends. This modern area rug is the perfect way to create this look in your home, office, or newly-designed home office.