Stunning Berber Design Blue Modern Moroccan Style Afghan Runner Rug, Country of Origin: Afghanistan, Circa Date: Modern – The bold, striking designs of the rugs of the Berber tribes of Morocco have delighted designers since the middle part of the 20th century. Their designs are playful and have a primitive feel. This modern area rug is the perfect piece for adding contrast in an ultramodern space with minimalist furniture and big, open spaces.
Classic blue and gray are a popular combination for adding a sense of calm and serenity to the space. This beautiful, modern Moroccan-style area rug combines all these elements in a way that is perfect for a range of trendy design styles. They can bring together stylistic elements that you might not otherwise consider compatible. This allows you greater freedom of expression for creating your unique space.
The original Moroccan Beni Ourain rugs were often produced on smaller looms. Now, we can take our inspiration from the designs of these rugs, but to create them in on a scale that is better-aligned with modern architecture. Seldom would you find vintage Moroccan rugs on this large scale of a pattern. This piece draws inspiration from the vintage rugs and its design, but the artist recreated it in a way that is contemporary and perfectly suited for modern interiors.
Moroccan rugs can tie the room together and allow you to combine elements in a way that is unique and that expresses your personality. They are the perfect foundation for carefree, Bohemian designed interiors, and 1970s-inspired spaces that are filled with vintage finds. This modern Moroccan runner rug would be the perfect piece for a longer kitchen, a wide hallway, or as a piece to showcase a beautiful, vintage coffee table and sofa set.
This Afghan area rug has a feel that is global and trendy enough to bring together an eclectic collection of finds from all over the world. To add a more worldly feel, you might want to try adding a few Moroccan-style throw pillows or African patterns throughout the space, too. This rug has plenty of personality and character to spare.