Modern Oushak / Country of Origin: Turkey / Circa Date: Modern – Oushak has a tradition of weaving fine carpets that goes back many centuries. They continue to create beautiful carpets using these traditional techniques and designs. Only now, they have given them a modern flavor that is perfect for the contemporary interior.
The design of this carpet features an all-over pattern and gentle colors that reflect the colors found in the natural world. Two of the more popular recent design trends are colors and designs that reflect the natural world, and neutrals. However, now, the neutrals-only color palette has been replaced by one that introduces other colors to add interest. The gentle yellow background of this rug is fresh and adds just a hint of color without overwhelming the palette.
This gorgeous design has an abstract quality that is modern yet reflects the ancient traditions of the Oushak weavers. Hints of pastel pinks and blues and earthy greens make it a versatile piece for a range of designs. The pile has a soft look and feel that adds texture to the space.
Designers now use rugs to set the tone for the rest of the design. This piece would make the perfect inspiration for a nature-inspired or contemporary space. Persian rugs are finding their way into a range of contemporary design styles. This rug is perfectly suited for any room of the home, including the living room, kitchen, bedroom, or entryway. It is perfect for the space in front of a sofa or in a dining room.
This rug is versatile and could be used in a formal setting where it will bring an aged, vintage appearance, or it could easily be suited to a more casual design, too. The contemporary palette and traditional-inspired design make this an elegant piece for a wide range of design styles for your home or office.