Eclectic Rugs

A fun and funky rug can transform a space. These 6 rugs range from wild animal prints to soft, fluffy pieces.

Shades of Gray

This fluffy gray rug is begging you to rub your face in it. Photo courtesy of Revco International.

Taming the Wild Beast

A muted zebraskin rug adds just the right touch of the wild side to this elegant room. Taylor King Furniture.

Purple Fade

The faded-lilac swatch in this rug provides an interesting design at the foot of the bed in this master bedroom by Andreas Charalambous.

Plush to the Touch

Too old for stuffed animals? This plush rug is super soft to the touch without being too juvenile. Photo courtesy of Revco International.

Wild Side

The simple design of this master bedroom is spiced up with a gorgeous zebra rug in a room by Lori Dennis.

Udderly Fabulous

A textured cowhide rug softens a modern minimalist design in this room by Andreas Charalambous.

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