In celebration of the first 60°F day in Boston and hoping that this record breaking winter is finally retreating, I share with you my favorite spring inspired living rooms inspired by colorful contemporary rugs.
A grey contemporary rug with a tone on tone geometric pattern adds textural contrast and makes purple and blue silk pop in a stunning living room in a Dover, Massachusetts house designed by Gerald Pomeroy Interiors.
An Asmara Summer Oriental rug makes yellow drapes pop against an equestrian painting in the living room of interior designer Asia Baker’s Mill Neck, New York estate.
The colorful tree of life pattern of the Asmara Summer Oriental rug inspired the pink, yellow and green color palette of Asia Baker’s living room.
A contemporary rug with a blue and white pinstripe compliments an Australian Aboriginal painting and makes the yellow, gold, red and fuchsia pop in the salon of Designer Tino Zervudachi’s Paris Left Bank apartment.
A grey contemporary rug brings out the vibrancy of yellow ocher and apple green in the dining room of a house designed by Gerald Pomeroy Interiors.
An Asmara Como FG Oriental rug brings the freshness of a spring meadow and compliments weathered wood and metallic accents creating a Zen atmosphere in a living room styled by Koch Studio.
A contemporary Bargello pattern rug in vibrant pinks, yellow and blue compliments cobalt blue walls, pink drapes, Art Nouveau chandelier, abstract art, Chinoiserie chair and a mid-century modern cabinet.
An Asmara Garden Trellis needlepoint rug brings spring colors and romance to a moody black and white living room.
An Asmara Pamplona GD Oriental rug inspired the vibrant yellow, purple, pink and green colors of the Susan Nelson designed living room in the Washington D. C. Design Showhouse.
Orange and gold accents pop against a blue contemporary rug in the Gerald Pomeroy designed living room in the 2012 Junior League of Boston Design Showhouse.
A cream, yellow and gold Oushak rug welcomes us with the fresh and sunny colors of early spring.
An Asmara Ferncroft Needlepoint rug provides a magical foundation for a cooling green and white Palm Beach sunroom designed by Allison Paladino.
A contemporary rug with a greyish-green and cream geometric pattern compliments colorful abstract art, pale lavender walls, green neoclassical chairs and a black white sideboard in the Basha White designed dining room in the Washington D. C. Design Showhouse.
A cream and green Asmara Bombay CG Needlepoint rug compliments the crystal chandelier, Hollywood Regency round table and parchment art in the Frank Babb Randolph’s design of the great hall in the D.C. Design Center.
A cobalt blue and white custom contemporary rug creates an electric atmosphere and compliments Art Deco inspired furniture in a chic living room by Jennifer Cohler Mason Design.
A coral contemporary rug inspired by 19th century Kashmiri shawls anchors daffodil, yellow and fuchsia upholstery and pillows in a chic Bohemian living room.
Images courtesy of Gerald Pomeroy Interiors, Susan Nelson, Jennifer Cohler Mason Design, Vogue, Architectural Digest,Traditional Home and House Beautiful.