We’ve previously hunted out cheap but expensive-looking accents for your bedroom, your kitchen, the nursery, and more. Now it’s time to drill into the specifics and focus on cheap but expensive-looking rugs. Whether you’re zhushing up your living room or want something more durable for indoor/outdoor use, you’re in luck. We’ve scoured Amazon to find the best cheap (but expensive-looking) accents. Below, everything from a classic Persian-style rug to a modern circular jute option.
A hardy indoor/outdoor rug with a pleasing contrast panel.
The contrast of weaves on this La Redoute-ish rug make it look far more expensive than it is.
A modern design that would be ideal in a playroom.
An area rug that has impact but won’t overwhelm the room.
A shag rug that’s not too shaggy.
We like this jolly runner, and it’s another good playroom option.
Yeehaw for the home.
Or leopard-print, if you’d prefer.
We suggest using this by your bedside so you can squish your toes into the fluff as you rise in the morning.
A slightly cheaper pink variant.
We love the orange-and-red colourway.
This fluffy rug is a steal (and dark enough to hide any coffee stains).
A circular (Fair Trade) jute rug, which would suit a smaller living room.
A classic design at an Ikea price.
For those who want a dash of colour that won’t overwhelm.
This neat geometric rug is available in all sorts of shapes and sizes.
An instant at-home disco.
Cheap and cheerful.
An Impressionistic kind of rug.
This rug looks like it’s from Anthropologie, but it’s a mere £30.
We like the liquid mercury swirls.
This speckled ochre-and-charcoal number looks rather durable.
This geometric rug is grown-up (but not boring).
A rug we can picture in the dining room, and in Donna’s villa in Mamma Mia.
A patterned rug for people who don’t like patterns.
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