Blue Aubusson rugs make it easy to create an atmosphere of stylish glamour and luxury as these 9 over-the-top luxurious rooms illustrate. The inspiration for these rooms ranges from authentically French to light and airy Cape Cod to palatial Hollywood glitz.
1. Blue, Lilac, Gray and Gold
Grey upholstery can add a contemporary vibe to a traditional room with a blue Aubusson rug as in this salon of an 18th-century house in the Bordeux wine region of France re-created in Louis-XVI style by Parisian designers Michael Coorengel and Jean-Pierre Calvagrac. Image courtesy Architectural Digest.
2. Blue and White
Dining chairs slip covered in a blue and white Toile de Jouy look stunning on a blue and gold Aubusson rug in a dining room in France by Erin Martin Design. Rustic stone walls and wood ceiling beams add an air of comfort and charm. Image courtesy Erin Martin Design.
3. Blue, Yellow and Cream
The grand entrance hall of Le Palais Des Anges a Beaux-Arts style mansion on Sunset Boulevard, Beverly Hills, California that sold for $68.5 million. Image courtesy Le Palais Des Anges.
4a. Cream and Blue
A blue, cream and brown Aubusson rug with an ornate border creates a majestic atmosphere in the salon of Le Palais Des Anges. Image courtesy Le Palais Des Anges.
4b. Cream, Blue and Green
Another view of the salon in Le Palais Des Anges. Image courtesy Le Palais Des Anges.
5a. Blue and Gold
An oversize blue and gold Aubusson rug complements and balances crystal chandeliers and French furniture in the living room of Le Palais Des Anges. Image courtesy Le Palais Des Anges.
5b. Blue and Gold
The adjoining living room and salon of Le Palais Des Anges. Image courtesy Le Palais Des Anges.
6a. Blue and Cream
Geometric elements in the border of the blue and cream Aubusson provide a counterbalance to the floral upholstery in the dining room in Le Palais Des Anges. Image courtesy Le Palais Des Anges.
6b. Blue and Cream
The floral Aubusson rug echoes magnificent garden views from two sides of the dining room in Le Palais Des Anges.
7. Blue and Yellow
Powder blue and gold dining chairs and biscuit colored walls provide a stunning complement to the blue, gold and green architectural Aubusson rug in a private dining room in the Four Seasons Hotel Firenze. Image courtesy Four Seasons.
8. Blue, Yellow and White
A magnificent Aubusson rug with blue, yellow and white complements a white and gold Jansen daybed and a 1950's French chandelier in interior designer Jean Paul Beaujard's Paris living room where sunlight streams in from twenty-five foot floor to ceiling windows overlooking the heart of Paris. Image courtesy Architectural Digest
9. Blue, Lilac and Cream
A cream, blue and green Aubusson rug sings with the colors of the sea in a Cape Cod dining room designed by Pamela Gaylin Ryder. Image courtesy New England Home.