Written by Hugh Metcalf

7 of the best black and white rugs

Monochromatic floor rugs will work in almost any interior design scheme. Find your favourite from our top picks for the season. 

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 monochrome bedroom with abstract face rug - shopping - goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: French Bedroom Company

A large rug will, in many cases, be more prominent in your room design than your choice of flooring, so choosing a stylish design that creates a good base and can adapt to your home’s changing style over time is a good idea.

Monochromatic, black and white rugs are a choice that can work with a variety of styles, so if you’re looking to invest in a new rug, take a look at this selection of new designs.


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Image: Carpetright

Carpetright’s Daytona rug is an evolution of the popular chevron style, adding just a little more design interest with this geometric print of differently-sized triangles.

Buy Daytona rug from Carpetright


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Image: George

Lustworthy Berber rugs have been one of the biggest interior design trends of the last 10 years, and now you can get a budget-friendly version from George at Asda. We love this stylish design.

Buy Cream Arrow Berber rug from George


artistic line drawing face rug - shopping - goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: The French Bedroom Company

Line art drawings can be find on a whole range of interior accessories, but a rug offers a nice big canvas for this artistic trend. Best used when not under a coffee table or bed so that it can be enjoyed in full.

Buy Abstract Face rug from the French Bedroom Company


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Image: Habitat

You can’t go wrong with a simple spot pattern, and this wool rug from Habitat offers lots of gorgeous texture too.

Buy spotted wool rug from Habitat

Read more: 5 flooring design trends for 2020


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Image: Made

A mix between a minimalist Scandi pattern and a near-Zebra animal print, this striped rug from Made has lots to offer a variety of interior schemes.

Buy Larkin wool rug from Made


next houndstooth rug - shopping - goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Next

This rug design from Next is super-stylish and a great way to bring a smaller scale print into your scheme. Pair with larger prints and plains to ensure your room doesn’t feel too busy.

Buy Dogtooth rug from Made


south west american style rug - shopping - goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Cox & Cox

Inspired by rugs of the American Mid-West, this lightweight rug design from Cox & Cox is perfect for hallways.

Buy Aletta rug from Cox & Cox


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