Floored By Colour: Kaleidoscopic And Colourful Rugs

Rug up and get cosy

Begone boring threads, bye-bye beige – we’re thoroughly enamoured by rugs with more personality. From handcrafted masterpieces by the world’s best designers, to carefully woven kaleidoscopes you can walk all over, to the most violently cheerful floorcloths, we’ve curated a selection of colourful rugs that will liven up any space. 

We’re Coveting These 9 Dizzyingly Colourful Rugs 

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Amy Kent rugs, 'Summer'

Summer by Amy Kent x Willow Crossley

Hand knotted rug made in collaboration. £810sq/m, amykent.co.uk

Christopher Farr Josef Herman Rug

CF112 by Christopher Farr

Based on design by Polish artist Josef Hermann design. Handspun wool and hand woven flatweave, 1.83 x 2.74m. £POA, christopherfarr.com

Transparent, by Deirdre Dyson

Transparent by Deirdre Dyson

Made to order rug in wool and silk, based on Deirdre’s observations of a vase with shapes and colours in glass. £1,380/m2, deirdredyson.com

PINOCCHIO-O140 in multicolour, rug by Hay

Pinocchio by HAY

Nepalese traditionally crafted hand rolled felt rug. £779, hay.dk

Transcend by Jaipur rugs

Transcend by Jaipur Rugs

Hand tufted wool and viscose rug in medieval blue/light coral, inspired by the ‘contemporary flair of the beautiful environment’. 150 x 240cm. £730, jaipurrugs.com

You Win rug by Jan Kath

You Win by Jan Kath

From the Insert Coin collection, silk and wool turquoise/yellow. £POA, jan-kath.com

Luke Irwin raspberry pink & chalk stars rug from the Berber collection

Raspberry Pink & Chalk Stars by Luke Irwin

From the Berber collection, hand knotted Berber wool in pink – ‘psychologically a soothing tone’. From £1,085, lukeirwin.com

The Vacation Rug by Proba Home

The Vacation Rug by PROBAHome

Designed in Brooklyn and handmade in India, hand-tufted and dyed New Zealand wool yarn and bamboo silk. Made to order. $2,431, probahome.com

Splatter Bright by The Rug Company

Splatter Bright by The Rug Company

A nod to Jackson Pollock, soft wool yarn is handknotted and a cut pile technique is employed for this vivid rug. 1.83 x 1.22m. £2,902, therugcompany.com

Omi Rug by Yinka Ilori Objects

Omi Rug by Yinka Ilori Objects

Handmade in Nepal using Tibetan wool, made-to-order rug. 120 x 180cm. £1,400, yinkailori.com