Ask anyone to name the most prestigious interior design magazine and they will invariably point to Architectural Digest. So I thought it would be fun to assemble the best of the best out of the hundreds of interiors published each year in AD. Based on my research on Pinterest here are Architectural Digest’s 10 most admired (pinned) interiors with designer rugs on Pinterest in 2015.
A natural fiber rug, cream sofas, antique green side table and reclaimed timber beams create a barn like look in the common room of Lynn and Sir Evelyn de Rothschild’s Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts, home decorated by Mark Cunningham.
A custom blue silk designer rug anchors blue sectional sofa and antique English armchairs upholstered in pale beige fabric in the family room of the Rothschild’s Martha’s Vineyard vacation home.
A red and a brown Moroccan rug define two seating areas and complement a Syrian daybed and star-shaped side table in the living room of an Ahmed Sardar Afkhami designed riad in Marrakech.
A gray flat-weave rug contrasts with dark brown lacquered floors and anchors a gray and beige sectional sofa in a large media room.
A natural fiber designer rug anchors cream sofas and upholstered chairs and defines the living area in an open plan room with panoramic views of Cape Cod vegetation, marshes, dunes and the Atlantic Ocean.
A red and purple custom designer rug complements black, blue and purple accents in the living room of Savile Row designer Roubi L’Roubi’s London penthouse decorated by Veere Grenney.
A brown and beige custom designer flat-weave rug complements gold mid-century modern upholstered chairs and classical fireplace in the living room of Jeremiah Brent and Nate Berkus in Greenwich Village, New York.
A pale blue custom Oushak rug complements an orange sectional sofa, vintage armchair and a Vik Muniz diptych in the sitting room of Courtney and Nicholas Stern’s 19th-century Greenwich Village home redesigned by Nicholas’s father, architect Robert A.M. Stern.
A silver gray custom silk designer rug contrasts against warm wood floors and anchors several seating area in a McAlpine designed large Nashville living room with tall floor to ceiling windows that let the gardens in.
A natural fiber rug complements two leather sofas, wood coffee table and African side table in a family room with take arched windows.