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8 Modern Area Rugs That Will Make Your Space Stand Out

If you have a modern interior decor, there are many contemporary area rugs to complement your space.

We have many favorites. We have narrowed down our list to share our 8 top choices with you.

Below are our preferences (in no particular order). We share why we picked each one of them.


1. Kalaty Theory TY-674 Area Rug Blues / Multi

This Kalaty Theory area rug is a machine-made, modern rug in dark blue tones and multi colors. Its contemporary, abstract style can bring an artsy vibe to your home.

This contemporary area rug is power loomed of 100% polypropylene. The high quality plush pile of these modern abstract designs adds comfort under your feet. It provides an artistic anchor for your room. 

This contemporary rug is designed around today’s trendy, clean-lined furniture styles. 

Theory is a beautiful collection of modern rugs with abstract patterns. Pops of color that look like unique paintings on a canvas bring an artsy vibe. 

These power loomed area rugs are perfect for homes and spaces with contemporary interior decor and clean designs. 

Kalaty Rugs is respected for its superior quality handcrafted and power loomed rugs.

We like this Kalaty Theory rug because it is a perfect choice if you are a minimalist seeking to bring pop of color in your space. 


2. MOSAIC 1660-900 GREY


True to its name, the Mosaic collection uses chenille and viscose to create not only a mosaic look, but also a high-low texture amongst its mosaic blocks. 

To further add to its uniqueness and beauty, Mosaic adds brushstrokes on top of its mosaic textures and patterns. It combines abstract motifs with class mosaic-looks.  

As if the designs and texture weren't enough to make these rugs exceptional, the vibrant colors in this collection are nothing short of attention-grabbing.  

They are low pile, which makes them super easy to clean and great for high traffic areas. These contemporary rugs feature a lustrous sheen and a high low texture. 

We like this Mosaic Grey modern area rug because of its unique style, artistic brush strokes and soft feel to your feet.


3.  LEDA 9864-150 IVORY/BLUE


This Leda Ivory/Blue contemporary area rug combines modern and traditional designs with a modern twist. 

The silky texture of the viscose is highlighted by tactful shading with its captivating use of gray and blue hues.  

This modern area rug is low pile, which makes it excellent for high traffic areas and super easy to clean. 

We like this rug because of its modern twist, silky texture and artsy pattern. 


4. United Weavers Cascades Salish Grey Oversize Rug


This United Weavers Cascades Salish Grey Area Rug is a modern rug, excellent for indoor spaces. 

This Cascades Salish Grey Area Rug is the perfect choice for decor enthusiasts who love classic neutral colors and abstract patterns.

This stunningly simplistic rug will elevate your interior décor. With an abstract and modern design, this exquisite rug will be the perfect decorative addition to your room for a chic appeal. 

This contemporary area rug has a long-lasting look and appeal.

We like this modern area rug because of its stunning simplicity and exquisite abstract design.




This Castilla area rug in gray and blue combines modern and distressed styles. It will look fabulous in any indoor space. It has a low pile with soft, classic neutral colors.

This Castilla modern area rug has tightly packed fibers with a captivating shimmering sheen, which create both density in touch and shine in appearance. 

The soft beiges, grays, and blues make these rugs the perfect complement to neutral settings. The sheen across the surface gives the designs and colors different appearances depending on the angle upon which the rug is looked at.  

We like this Castilla Grey/Blue modern area rug because it is perfect for neutral settings and it combines modern with distressed styles. 


6. Addison Elyria Abstract Stripe Turquoise Shades Area Rug


This Addison Elyria Abstract Stripe Turquoise rug brings tropical vibes to any home. It is one of our best sellers for a reason. 

Perfect for contemporary spaces and casual style interior decors. This transitional area rug is handmade with 60% polyester and a polyester canvas. Its dense, plush pile construction makes it extremely durable and easy to maintain.

This Addison Elyria Abstract Stripe Turquoise area rug is soft and extremely durable. This modern rug is ideal for any room or entryway and suitable for all family members. 

We like this Addison contemporary area rug because it is handmade and its abstract style makes it perfect for both modern and casual interior decors. Our customers love it too. 


7. Addison Borealis Contemporary Crosshatch Shag Blue Area Rug



This Addison Borealis Contemporary Crosshatch Shag Blue Area Rug is a customer favorite.

You can sink your bare feet into this Addison Borealis area rug. It is a luxurious shag with abstract designs and modern color blends. This two-inch plush rug adds sophistication to any space without sacrificing comfort. A family and pet friendly shag rug with easy care. 

We like this modern shag area rug because it is contemporary, yet casual. It is easy to clean for a high-pile rug. We also love its abstract style. 


8. Addison Plano Abstract Stripes Blue Area Rug


This Addison Plano Abstract Stripes Blue area rug brings out your modern bohemian. This contemporary rug has exceptional quality and plush soft hand construction. It lends immediate comfort to any room that craves richness and warmth. This power-woven rug is suitable for all family members and pets. 

We like this Addison Plano Abstract Stripes Blue area rug because of its modern style and watercolor pattern.


Which is your favorite modern area rug? Let us know even if it is not from this list.

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