Gorgeous Blue Modern Turkish Oushak Rug / Country of Origin: Turkey, Circa Date: Modern – Blue is now considered a neutral color by many decorators, and this gorgeous modern Turkish Oushak rug would be perfectly at home in décor styles from traditional to contemporary. Over the past few years, blues have been finding their way into color palettes that include grays, browns, taupe, and rusts. Blue and gray have become a new, classic color combination.
Blue has been shown to have a calming effect, and interior designers use it to bring a feeling of peace and serenity to the space. Blue brings to mind the elements of water and sky, and it is used to evoke a feeling of being outdoors in the indoor space. For the past few years, trends tended to favor lighter, more subtle shades of blue. Now, decorators are turning towards deeper, more saturated shades. One of the more popular trends this year is painting the walls in dark colors, such as navy or cobalt. This beautiful Turkish rug blends in with these new color trends and adds a light, airy feel to a room that is dominated by deeper shades.
The artist behind this modern area rug used traditional elements that are found in antique Turkish Oushak rugs as well as Persian rugs, such as cloud bands, lotus flowers, peonies, and leaves. The colors are suited to a modern palette, and the motifs are stylized in a way that gives them an abstract quality that is both modern and fresh. This is the perfect area rug for a formal dining room, living room, or bedroom.
In an all-neutral room, it adds a touch of color and serves as an inspiration for throw pillows, lamps, and other accessories throughout the space. The design elements would make it perfect for defining a functional space in a loft apartment or open-plan architectural design. Its beautiful colors and design give the eyes a place to rest in the room, creating a relaxed, casual feeling. This blue modern Turkish Oushak rug is a versatile piece that uses a classic design and color scheme that is perfect for a range of contemporary styles.