Beautiful Modern Primitive Design Moroccan Style Rug, Country of Origin: Afghanistan, Circa date: Modern – The vintage Moroccan rugs have been a part of interior design for decades, and we still love them today. Now, artists and creators of new modern and contemporary area rugs are giving these classic designs an update and bringing them into modern design trends. This is an inspired modern Moroccan rug that makes a perfect foundation for a range of room styles, including traditional, modern, minimalist, and transitional.
This rug was woven in Afghanistan and uses a neutral color palette in shifting browns ranging from mid-tones to deeper ones. The artist allowed the colors to shift organically as if they are sands blown by the desert winds. Changes in pile height give it texture and make the subtle design stand out.
In the traditional rugs of the Beni Ourain rug weaving tribes of the Atlas Mountains that inspired this piece, the design is often deep chocolate brown on a cream background. Traditional designs are high-contrast and have a graphic quality. The artist of this piece included a traditional-style motif, only they took a more subtle approach.
This abstract design area rug will make an excellent foundation for any room design. You could use it to blend into a neutral color palette where it is ready to highlight colorful accents. Pairing it with other neutral tones and items made from natural materials will allow you to create a room that reflects the harmony found in the natural world. The best feature of area rugs such as this one, is their versatility. It will allow you to combine styles in a beautiful and balanced way.
This is a smaller size rug that would be perfect for placing in front of a sofa or along a wall as the foundation for a table. It would also make an excellent rug for the kitchen or as an entranceway foyer rug. The rug would also make a soft landing for your feet when used by the bed. One of the best features of this modern Moroccan design rug is its versatility, making it a good choice for any room of your home or office.