Modern Oushak / Country of Origin: Turkey / Circa Date: Modern – This long, modern Oushak runner rug is the perfect piece for a contemporary hallway or longer room. It has soft colors and a pattern that is based on traditional village carpet designs. Oushak is an area that is known for its variety of designs that have been favorites for several centuries. This gorgeous piece is a contemporary variation on these beautiful, traditional Turkish Oushak rug designs.
The colors of this carpet are gentle and tend towards the neutral side. Yet, the artist blended delicate rusts, greens, and natural blues to add a bit of color in a way that adds interest, but that is not too dramatic. The choice of colors gives this piece, and earth-inspired feel that is perfect for this year’s popular color trends that reflect the colors found in nature.
Oushak carpets often feature abstract designs, and they lend an exotic flavor to a more formal space. Their tribal character also makes the perfect base for casual styles, such as Boho chic and shabby chic. This carpet was created to have an aged appearance that reflects the history and traditions behind the design. In a more eclectic space, the colors of the rug provide inspiration for colors and textures throughout the space.
This rug has colors reminiscent of exotic spices, gently flowing water, and earth. It is the perfect way to bring the elements of nature indoors and reflect them in the design. This modern rug will add character and charm to any traditional interior space. It would fit perfectly into a room of traditional furniture, or it could also serve as the foundation for more streamlined pieces, too. This carpet is a work of modern art that makes the perfect complement to other natural materials throughout the room. This piece has a classic feel, but it also has one that is perfectly suited to modern designs and tastes.