Modern Oushak Rugs

Modern interior design and decor is a popular style that emphasizes clean lines, simplicity, and functionality. This style is often associated with minimalism, but it can also include a range of other styles, such as mid-century modern, industrial, and Scandinavian.

The key to modern interior design is to create a space that is both functional and beautiful. This means using furniture and accessories that serve a purpose, while also adding visual interest to the room. In a modern space, less is often more, so it's essential to choose items that have a strong design impact.

One of the hallmarks of modern interior design is the use of neutral colors. Shades of white, gray, and beige are commonly used, as well as black accents to add contrast. Oushak rugs are known for their soft, muted colors, which are achieved by using natural dyes. These luxury Turkish rugs that have a rich history dating back to the 15th century and are highly sought after by collectors, designers, and homeowners around the world for their beauty, and unique designs. The wool used to make the rugs is also of the highest quality, resulting in a luxurious texture. One of the most notable features of original Oushak rugs is their large-scale designs, which often include oversized and irregular floral motifs and bold patterns and colors. These rugs are typically woven with a low knot density, which gives them a more relaxed and informal look and makes them soft and easy to walk on, making them a great choice for living rooms and bedrooms.

Compared to classic Oushaks, Mehraban’s modern Oushak rugs feature geometric patterns, abstract shapes, and traditional Oushak designs typically inspired by nature, with floral and vine motifs. These patterns are beautiful, simple, and symmetrical, with clean lines and minimal details,and a lightly distressed finish to complement contemporary interior styles. Pairing contemporary interior design with these modern Oushak rugs can create a stunning contrast and bring warmth and texture to a space. 

Mehraban’s modern Oushaks are handwoven using one of the highest quality wools available. Their neutral tones integrate well with a variety of contemporary interior looks. 

Oushak Revival, Seasons

Minimalism: Characterized by clean lines, neutral colors, and a focus on functionality. Furniture and accessories are kept to a minimum to create a simple, uncluttered space. Mehraban’s modern Oushak rug pick for this style is this exquisite Oushak Rug, made of hand-spun wool and showcases stylized symbolic elements and medallions in its design. With its natural brown and gold theme, it achieves a harmonious balance that complements both, modern decor and more traditional design styles. This rug is a true masterpiece that has been expertly crafted to enhance the ambiance of any space.

Industrial: Inspired by revamped warehouses, this style features raw materials such as concrete, exposed brick, and metal. The color palette is usually neutral, with black, white, and gray being the most common colors used. This modern Oushak revival rug showcases a delicate Herati pattern throughout, with a beautiful color palette of ecru and taupe. The borders are adorned with elegant palmettes that add a touch of grace and refinement to the overall design. This mesmerizing rug is sure to enhance the beauty of any space it is placed in, creating an aesthetic and captivating atmosphere.

Scandinavian: Known for its simplicity, functionality, and minimalism, it often features light, airy spaces with a neutral color palette and natural materials such as wood and leather. The focus is on creating a cozy, inviting atmosphere. This modern Oushak Rug is crafted from hand-spun wool and boasts unique motifs and design elements. It achieves a harmonious balance that complements both modern and traditional decor styles, making it a versatile choice for any home. The natural gray tones are expertly combined to create a captivating and stunning addition to your home decor.

By emphasizing simplicity, functionality, and beauty, a modern space can create a relaxing and comfortable environment that is both stylish and practical. In recent years, there has been a resurgence in the popularity of Oushak rugs, with interior designers and homeowners seeking out these rugs for their unique blend of history, beauty, and functionality. Oushak rugs have the ability to add warmth and character to any modern space, making them a popular choice for those who want to create a cozy and inviting atmosphere in their home.

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