Modern Oushak / Country of Origin: Turkey / Circa Date: Modern – This modern Oushak rug has a gentle and serene feel that uses soft neutrals and oversized floral patterns. Neutrals are a color trend that is being used to create a space that is soft and mindful. Using neutrals in the room creates a feeling that is light and has a calming effect. This gorgeous rug uses a color palette that is modern, but it also reflects ancient carpet weaving traditions that go back several hundred years.
Oushak is a city in Turkey that has a weaving tradition that goes back several hundred years. They were once the official weavers of the Ottoman courts, creating pieces for the palaces and estates of noblemen. Their carpets are known for their variety of designs and brilliant color combinations. They have a long tradition of creating carpets that have a soft feel and luminescent glow. Oushak continues to create beautiful carpets that still reflect these carpet weaving traditions. Only now, they are creating pieces that are contemporary and suitable for today’s modern tastes.
This beautiful piece uses motifs that are a reflection of those found in traditional Oushak rugs. They have been softened and are presented on a larger scale than in traditional pieces. This scale will make the room look larger and works well for defining a space in a contemporary room. The colors blend beautifully and will create a balanced and calm atmosphere in the room.
This is a gorgeous modern rug that has a contemporary feel that would be the perfect addition to a range of modern styles. Colors that reflect the natural world are considered a design essential. This year interior design magazines are filled with designs and colors that bring a bit of nature indoors. This rug is the perfect piece for a neutral room, or for any space where you want to create a feeling that is calm and inspired by Mother Nature.