Black & Bold
Sometimes the most dramatic color isn’t a color at all. Artistically arranged, neutral black and white makes a statement whether alone or as an anchor to any room design.
Surya will showcase its Mod Squad design trend in its High Point showroom this April, featuring black and white rugs such as Horizon (round) to anchor an otherwise color-filled room. www.surya.com
L’Artist Noir from Christopher Guy for Nourison features natural light Gris and Blanc set on a canvas of deep Noir, creating a flowing and dynamic design of wool and silk. www.nourison.com
The watercolor designs of this rug from KAS Rugs’ Illusions Collection is designed as artwork for the floor. Made in Turkey. Half-inch pile height. www.kasrugs.com
Feizy’s Crosby renews the classic plaid motif in this asymmetrical style featuring a sophisticated color palette of black, gray and ivory. Outdoor-friendly and handwoven of durable 100-percent PET fibers. www.feizy.com
Sand Meets Sea
Whether artist brush strokes or geometric design, a combination of blue, green, beige and orange tones add subtle color to any decor.
From Safavieh’s Jasper Collection, this area rug is awash in fanciful colors and mod-art imagery. Made using high-performance synthetic yarns in soft-cut pile for use in busier living spaces. www.safavieh.com
This Syntax Segment rug from Jaipur showcases modern geometrics in spring greens and pinks combined with hand-tufted construction. A blend of wool and viscose is designed to give Segment a soft hand and lustrous finish. www.jaipurliving.com
The Cary hand-knotted wool rug designed by Annie Selke for Dash & Albert features a plush feel, durable construction and an eye-catching weave. The company designs for “center stage” rooms, such as the living room, dining room or master bedroom. www.annieselke.com
The imagination sails away with the Amalie Collection from Kaleen, filled with sea life inspiration. These easy-clean, indoor/outdoor rugs are machine-made of 100 percent polypropylene, featuring UV protection. Made in Egypt. www.kaleen.com
Tasanee, which means beautiful view, uses a painterly blend of colors. This hand-knotted design from Capel Rugs is created in India by skilled artisans of 75 percent wool and 25 percent viscose. www.capelrugs.com