Camille Styles

How To Choose the Perfect Rug

September 11th, 2014

If her entertaining style and coffee table styling skills didn’t already have you crushing on Ann Edgerton, something tells me today’s conversation is sure to do the trick. We invited the design guru behind Ann Lowe Design to give us a much-needed lesson in finding that elusive perfect rug… because most of us know what we like and know what we don’t like, but still think of finding the one as a daunting task. Take it away, Ann!

Making choices for your home can be overwhelming to say the least, and often, the hardest part is knowing where to start. When I work, I usually begin with one given element, like a textile I know I’ll be covering chairs with, or some artwork that a client already owns. When you have at least one parameter, it’s easier to make the rest of your design decisions based on it… namely, choosing a rug. Click through for some of the expert tips and tricks I’ve learned when it comes to choosing a rug, as well as my three must-follow rules…

*photography by Molly Winters

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3 Comments under :: How To Choose the Perfect Rug
  1. arielle says:

    I’ve totally pinned this for later. such a useful thing to know when decorating your own home. and such lovely photographs!

    love, arielle
    a simple elegance

  2. Lily says:

    Such a useful post! rugs can seriously transform a room!

    x Lily

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