Rugs UK 2021: best stylish large rugs for your living room, from Oliver Bonas, Argos, the White Company

Rugs are a great, cost effective way to add colour and warmth to your living area

Tuesday, 12th October 2021, 1:32 pm
These are some of the best rugs to make a statement in your living room

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Whether as a statement piece to define your space or as a complement to your existing decor, a stylish area rug can make a world of difference to the atmosphere of your home while protecting your floor, absorbing noise and providing comfort.

These are nine of the best available on the market right now.

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The White Company Henley Monochrome Rug

Henley Monochrome Rug

Available in two different sizes, this lush offering from The White Company is ideal for transforming any room with ease.

It’s made from a high-quality cotton-polyester blend, and woven with recycled yarns, making it ideal for the sustainability conscious. The simple monochromatic diamond pattern is timeless - it manages the neat trick of looking contemporary yet not modish - so you won’t have to worry about updating next season.

It’s delightfully soft underfoot. An investment piece.

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Pure Wool Triangle Patterned Rug

Pure Wool Triangle Patterned Rug

Throw some shapes into your living space with this rug and its eye-catching geometric design. It’s made from pure wool for a quality feel under foot.

The medium size will work in all kinds of interiors, and the colours can be used as inspiration for the rest of the room décor if you are decorating. If not, then the grey tones in this can easily match a neutral space, with a striking pop of mustard colour.

Melrose Villa Tile Rug

Melrose Villa Tile Rug

Fill your living room with Mediterranean vibes and bright pops of colour with this superb rug.

It is woven in a soft heat set polypropylene pile and highly detailed, with stain resistant fibres so it is easy to care for.

Habitat Double Sheepskin Faux Fur Shaped Rug

Habitat Double Sheepskin Faux Fur Shaped Rug

This decadent double Faux Sheepskin Rug will grace your living room with a snug rusticity.

Reminiscent of log fires and exposed beams, it’ll instantly warm up your toes on chilly evenings and add some texture to the room.

Luxuriously thick and super-soft, it feels like the cloud the shape of it resembles.

Argos Home Jungle Animal Rug

Argos Home Jungle Animal Rug

Part of the new animals interior trend, this blush rug features a jungle scene that’s bold, beautiful and makes the perfect centrepiece.

Soft underfoot and a feast for the eyes, it’s made from a durable polypropylene and perfect for a living room statement piece.

Mahina Recycled Rug

Mahina Recycled Rug

Handwoven from recycled PET plastic, this eye-catching monochrome rug is perfect for defining a living space, and it’s perfect for those who are as eco-friendly as they can.

Recycled polyester, also known as PET, is obtained by melting down existing plastic and re-spinning it into new polyester fibre which has a soft, tactile feel very similar to cotton.

Prices start at £180.

Butterflies Rug

Butterflies Rug

This grey and purple butterfly rug is the perfect addition to your living room if you’re after a feminine but contemporary look - and want added practicality.

The deep colours chosen for this rug mean you won’t have to worry about marks and it can easily be placed in the hub of the house.

Good Vibes Louisa Modern Geometric Boxes Gold/Gray/Black Rug

Good Vibes Louisa Modern Geometric Boxes Gold/Gray/Black Rug

This Good Vibes Grey Rug’s abstract, geometric pattern is woven into a polypropylene pile that’s stain resistant and don’t shed or fade over time.

It features a bevelled design with 3D texture and an oversized abstract pattern. It’s like a piece of art - for your floor.

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May Pink/Blue Rug

May Pink and Blue Rug

Add more character to your home with this colourful rug. Its attractive texture is complemented by a triangular pattern in the latest warm pastel colours.

The rug is made of dirt-repellent polypropylene fibres woven into a durable jute backing, so you can have peace of mind that it won’t get dirty - even in the busiest areas of the house. Available in seven different sizes, with prices starting at £19.99.