Adding living room rugs for small living room may lead some problems because they make the room feels smaller. But if you have a spacious enough living room, you are strongly recommended to have a rug connecting some seating units and coffee table. There are some ideas about applying rug in living room starting from the color, pattern and combination. Those are three points that you need to consider.
Building home interior, deciding color scheme has significant influences. Indeed, contemporary rugs are commonly in a pure color without any pattern presented. Gray rug for a white living room with wooden flooring, for example, represents awesome look in simplicity. However, it does not mean that playing with more colors are misleading for contemporary living room. Even colorful rug can show a surprising interior when it is combined with suitable furniture standing on it.
As presented at the pictures, there are some patterns decorating the living room interior. Smart selection of the rug patterns lead to unpredictable interior décor. Cubical, rounded, lines, etc. are some popular patterns that can create an awesome decoration for the living room interior. You can combine the patterns with plain furniture or you can also combine the patterns with other patterns presented by the furniture. Rounded patterned rug working with a rectilinear armchair and a floral sofa is a nice example.
Rugs connect the sofa, chairs, ottoman and other seating units together in the middle of the room. Some seating units are completed with coffee table and even side tables. However, it is not a must because living room without tables is also acceptable. It exactly lets the rug pattern clearly shown. Take a look at one of the contemporary rugs for living room pictures here and find the green diagonal patterned rug does not work with coffee table.