How to choose carpet for the dining room

Most of the time the rug it is used as a decoration, but this textile element can also have a function to visually delineate areas. The most obvious example is certainly the rug under the dining table. This position may seem delicate to some, because there is always the possibility of some accident while we eat, and cleaning a carpet can be challenging. L’combination with table and chairs however, it allows you to perfectly complete this area of ​​the house by adding pattern or completing a palette of color.

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There is an alternative for those who fear the delicacy of fabrics: it is possible to opt for “carpets” with other materials, for example by creating islands of stoneware in contrast to the parquet or, simply by choosing patterned tiles within a wall tiles collection with the same color to apply to the rest of the room. A valid alternative from the point of view practical e decorativebut which loses the pleasure of adding a different material sensation. From this point of view, in fact, one can also think of creating a matching with the tissue of upholstered chairs.

Photo Simone Furosi

On the form there are two viable ways to choose: the first is to seek an agreement with the shape of the table to create the feeling even stronger than one independent space, then rectangular with rectangular and circular for tables with this shape. The other solution however, more eclecticprovides a contrasting shape between these two elements, to be chosen if the dining room it already has its own space defined by the walls.

The theme of color must be compared especially with thecombination of carpet and floor because this is the contrast that must emerge to give that sensation of space defined by the tissue. The relationship with chairs and table can instead be played with a juxtaposition Between classic lines e modernfor example by focusing on the traditional patterns of a kilim and lines essential e contemporary of the furnishings.


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