Beautiful Geometric Cream Modern Moroccan Style Afghan Rug / Country of Origin: Afghanistan/ Circa Date: Modern – This charismatic modern Moroccan style rug is perfect for several contemporary interior design trends that are making their way into homes across the country. Neutral tones have been a popular trend for several years, only now, interior decorators are adding a touch of color. Soft blue is one of the most popular choices.
This gorgeous area rug is based of the Moroccan rugs but was handmade in Afghanistan. It relies on traditional designs and techniques, but it brings them into contemporary styles with a fresh look on classic styles. The geometric design of the rug is perfect for adding contrast to contemporary furniture with curved lines. It will also add texture for a layered look.
The center of the design is highlighted by its color and by using the pile to create the appearance of a raised surface. This almost makes it look as if there is another rug underneath it and gives it an added dimension. The darker brown border also serves as a frame for the piece and adds contrast. Contrast is an essential design element in many modern interiors.
This is a gorgeous room-sized piece that is perfect for defining a space within an open plan architectural design. It adds an element of the past through its reference to traditional Moroccan rugs, but it also combines elements that bring it into modern design styles. This piece could easily be found in a retro space with retro furniture, or it could add primitive charm to a Boho chic design too.
Its shag pile gives it an earthy feel that is perfect for any eco-chic room. The natural colors of the modern Moroccan rug would pair well with other earth-inspired accessories throughout the space. The simplicity of design, combined with its earthy colors and texture, will also complement a Swedish modern space, or Nordic-style room with its cozy, soft texture.