A stripe can work trompe l’oeil magic. A stripe or a horizontal pattern across the width of a room will make the room seem wider. The room will seem longer if the same pattern is laid lengthwise.
Category Archive for 'Selecting A Carpet'
These days, the sophisticated Home Design Civilian (that would be you) considers the texture and style of a proposed rug or carpet as important as the color(s) and durability. The various styles carpet fibers can be woven in, support the theme and ambiance of any room and should be viewed as another opportunity to create a cohesive look.
Some working knowledge of the usual suspects of carpet fibers and blends available is critical to your selection process. It’s like checking the weather before you dress for the day.