If your home is feeling lackluster lately, it's time for a change! Try using a red southwestern rug to dress up your space and make it feel more inviting.
Southwestern décor has been popular for more than 100 years, and that's not changing any time soon. Each design has an extensive history ranging from traditional Spanish designs to wild west vibes woven in. A red southwestern area rug is a perfect option to bring this classic look into your space, especially if you’re looking for something bold.
You’ll find designs ranging from bright red to earthy reds with everything in between. If you’d like more inspiration before you pick a red southwestern rug, we’ve listed a few of our favorite ideas below:
A classic southwestern style red rug can work well with earthy colors standard in lodge and country décor. The living room or den might be a good place for this exciting color, but you might also place it in the bedroom for a romantic atmosphere.
A red rustic lodge rug might fit your space more if you’re looking for something more subtle. Red is still a bold color, but the rustic lodge look softens the impact. This can work well in lodge or adobe-style homes, but also in chic or vintage décor settings.
A modern southwestern style red rug with animal contours could pull your décor weight all by itself. With eye-catching designs and colors, this rug will bring people together in any room of the house. Try it in your den or living room.
A Closer Look At The Red Southwestern Rug
Before you add a red southwestern rug to your home, check red against your existing décor colors. With such a bold look, red can clash with some color palettes. While you can look up what it goes with, the best gauge is how much you like the pairing.
Also, consider looking at color psychology to pick a good room for your red southwestern area rug. We’ve included common associations below:
Is A Red Southwestern Area Rug Right For Me?
A red southwestern rug can work well in almost any setting if the color palette is right. If you love how the designs look, then this type of rug is right for you.
Avoid making purchasing mistakes by identifying the details you need/want before you choose. We’ve included points to clarify below for those who’d like some help:
Shades/tones of red
Choosing The Perfect Red Southwestern Rug
Use the details above to refine your search as needed, and then start comparing options that you like against what you need. This will help you narrow it to a smaller group so that it’s easier to pick your favorite red southwestern rug.