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Top 4 area rug trends for 2021

Updated: Mar 31, 2022

We will continue to see an influx of a wide variety of area rugs into the residential interior design arena. Due to the popularity of hard surfaces in the last three years, an increased demand for area rugs to adorn those hard surfaces followed. That said rugs in different styles, various price points, and levels of quality have flooded the market. Here is what the trend menu looks like for 2021.


Natural fiber rug
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A movement toward conscious choice has amped up the demand for friendlier alternatives to interact with nature. Given this, manufacturers focus on environmentally friendly, sustainable and recycled materials.

2021 will showcase

  • Recycled products. Various types of recycled materials are used in whole or in part in the manufacture of rugs

  • Plant based products. Eco-friendly flooring features such material as

  • Sisal- a rope-like mater