Modern Rugs: trending in Birmingham, Alabama

Modern rugs identify any style that is geometric or minimal in design with colors that are on trend with today’s interiors.  Although most styles are typically new, there are many antique styles that have returned to fashion because of their timeless color palette or through new techniques in rug making like overdyeing.  Styles range from bold solids to monochromatic to colorful statement pieces.  

Contemporary or transitional interiors are well suited for a modern rug.  A trained eye or with the help of an experienced designer even traditional interiors can look sophisticated with a modern rug.  Treat these rugs as a focal point in a room or use the more subtle versions to tie a space together. 

Travel the world and you will find that Tibet, India, Pakistan and Turkey are manufacturing some of the most beautiful wool versions.   Moroccan rugs are having a moment right now due to their neutral palette and open design work; perfect for any space.  Add an exotic twist with a Turkish Tulu rug; you will love its colorful pop, rich history and plush feel.  If you are looking for an elegant design many new styles use viscose or bamboo silk, which give these rugs a soft, luxurious quality.  For the best quality, modern rugs in Birmingham, AL, stop by and explore at Eighteenth Street Orientals.