Is a lovely striped cotton rug the breath of fresh air your abode has been begging for? Get ready to find the perfect fit.
Cotton is a natural rug-making material that has a long history. Today, natural cotton items like the striped cotton area rug are still popular around the world. You’ll find them in such a wide variety of colors, styles, and designs that there’s something for every style. And the best part? You can use the stripes to subtle elongate your space in whatever direction the lines run.
We’ve included some of our favorite designs below for those who are still looking for inspiration:
You can use a black and white striped cotton rug to ground a room and anchor its décor regardless of your current color palette. Black and white are neutral colors that will go with anything. This is perfect for a place that features several colorful accents.
Small striped cotton rugs can be used to make areas like the laundry room or kitchen feel bigger. Use the stripes to your advantage by picking a rug with lines in the direction you would like to visually enhance and choose colors that will go well with your existing décor!
Striped cotton runner rugs are popular in hallways. You can use your runner to make your hall seem longer or wider, though the second option is the most popular. Again, pick colors and a style that will integrate well with your home’s current look.
A Closer Look At Striped Cotton Rugs
Cotton is a natural material that won’t break the bank. It’s more affordable than wool and more durable in most situations, which makes it ideal for any home. You can place a striped cotton rug in your kitchen, bathroom, den, dining room, office, and anywhere else that might require protection.
Rugs offer the following benefits:
Look for cotton rugs that are machine washable if you have a busy household and always read manufacturer cleaning instructions carefully.
Is A Striped Cotton Rug Right For Me?
If you love the idea of having cotton decor, there's no reason not to purchase a new striped cotton rug for your home (and yourself). Make a list of the specifications you're looking for before you buy. We've included some to start with below:
Color: Examine your existing color palette to find options for your rug. You don't want to pick colors that clash!
Size: Measure your space carefully to be sure your rug fits. You want to keep space between the edges of the rug and your walls, but you also want it to anchor your furniture.
Style: If your home has a décor style (and they all do), look for rugs that match it. This will increase your chances of loving your purchase.
Choosing The Perfect Striped Cotton Rug
As you browse your available options, check their specifications and compare them carefully. And remember to buy a rug pad to extend the life of your purchase!
Ideas and Advice
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