Rugs are a beautiful way to accent a space, but we don’t always consider the true power of a rug in your home. A rug can take a space and change the way it looks, by adding size, character, and an increased sense of functionality. The question is, what can a rug do for you? We’re going to go through different ways a rug helps your space, so keep checking back to our blog or subscribe to us to see the series as a whole.
Rugs With a Purpose Part 1: The Anchor
A rug works like just like an anchor. Especially in larger rooms, it can sometimes feel like your furniture is “floating” rather than tying together for a true decorative appeal.B Anchor your room with a rug. As each piece of furniture rests on or in relation to the rug, it works to pull everything together, making all of your pieces relate to your design ideal for the room. You can see an example of a room that needs an “anchor” on Apartment Therapy:
Now, look at how a rug functions well as an anchor in the next photo from theB Young House Love Blog:
Dover Rug has a wonderful selection of rugs that would work wonderfully as an anchor in your space. Stop in to see our selection today.