Vintage Swedish Kilim Rug, Country of Origin: Sweden, Circa Date: Vintage / Mid 20th century – This gorgeous mid-20th century Swedish rug is perfect for modern style trends. Pink is finding its way into this year’s interiors as the perfect way to create a delightfully delicate feel in the space. Millennial Pink has been news for quite some time, but this year, designers are expanding their repertoire to include bolder shades.
Rose always gives the room the fresh feeling of a rose garden. This vintage Swedish kilim rug is light and gives the room sunny, open-air feel. Pinks are being paired with classic navy, lighter blues, white, and grays. Pink has found a new voice in contemporary designs that feature rose gold metallic accessories and white or gray walls.
This year’s design are about creating contrast in color, shape, weight, and line. The geometric pattern of this vintage rug would accentuate modern furniture styles that feature curved backs and velvety fabrics. It would also blend in perfectly with a minimalist room that features multifunctional furniture. This retro rug brings a warm, casual feeling to the room and could easily be used to separate functional areas in open-plan architecture or a studio apartment.
The vibrant pinks allow it to play any role in room. It can easily serve as an accent, or it could take center stage. The background of the flat woven kilim rug has soft transitions that give it the appearance of a watercolor painting or brushed effect. The colors remind you of a sunset walk along a beach.
This vintage Scandinavian rug would be an excellent addition to a Retro Chic room, and its beautiful colors would allow it to fit into a Boho Chic room, too. Even though this rug was made over a half-century ago, it has a place in contemporary design. Mid-century modern rugs from Sweden paved the way for many of today’s style trends, which is what gives this one a timeless quality that also speaks the language of modern interior design trends. It is an excellent addition to Nordic styles or Eco Chic room. Its homespun look makes it perfect for Japanese Wabi-Sabi style, too. It is a beautiful vintage piece that does not come around often.