The Quick Fix
Oct 15, 2011 | 12:01 am
Find the perfect area rug to define a space, to create a splash of color or pattern or just serve as a cushy step for your toes.
I've pulled up a corner of many carpets in the homes I've lived in, hoping to find a wooden floor beneath. Once I found concrete in a living room, which I quickly painted a brick red . . . and it looked fantastic. Yet, you don't have to have wooden floors (or concrete ones, at that) for the perfect area rug to define a space, to create a splash of color or pattern or just serve as a cushy step for your toes. In fact, rug-on-carpet is a great way to add texture, softness and warmth to a room. Here are some of our area rug selections to share with you. Kilim Beauties From Pottery Barn, antique kilim rugs [http: /www.potterybarn.com/products/found-vintage-kilim-rugs/?pkey=e|area%2Brug|193|best|0|viewall|24||63&cm_src=PRODUCTSEARCH||NoFacet-_-NoFacet-_-NoMerchRules-_-] artfully woven of wool and cotton yarns by Turkish artisans anywhere from 40 to 80 years ago and tinted predominately with vegetable dyes, $1,649-$2,299