Sunny Happy Swedish Inspired Mid Century Design Modern Area Rug, Country of Origin: Modern Indian, Circa date: Modern – One of the key elements of vintage Swedish rugs as well as the retro Scandinavian rugs was the combination of elements of the natural world infused with geometrics and surprising color combinations. The result was unique artistic rugs that were made as a piece of textile artwork for the floor. You often found these captivating mid century modern design rugs as the focal point of conversation areas with MCM furniture carefully placed to show off every inch of the rug design.
This modern rug from India captures the elements of Swedish mid-century modern design in a charming way that will fill the room with sunshine. The brilliant speckled beige and orange background has an earthy feel with gently shifting stripes that give the piece vertical movement. The darker background gives the this happy rug definition so that the design does not drift off the edges. This makes it perfect for defining a space in an open plan room for adding depth to a larger space.
The round and rounded rectangular shapes give the modern Swedish inspired design area rug a modular, 1960’s or early 1970’s feel with their contrasting outlines and free flowing forms. Geometric elements continue to remain an important feature in contemporary design. The Artist superimposed a distinctive chevron design on top of the stripes in the background of the modern rug. This adds a soft, geometric element.
The Artist captured many elements of mid-century modern design that gave these beautiful area rugs their charm and allowed them to remain favorites throughout the years. Like the artists of the mid-20th century, the artist used layers of design and color to create a piece that gives you something new to see everywhere you look. The artist chose colors that contrast, but that are also in the same tone family, making it easy to accessorize. This colorful and energetic rug is perfect for adding a touch of personality to your contemporary, retro, or Scandi inspired home decor.