Contemporary wool rugs come in new and modern designs. They are made from traditional to modern materials that offer permanence and suppleness. Most importantly, these rugs are economical without compromising on quality. Contemporary rugs come in all shapes and sizes, making them perfect for any room, hall or entranceway.
A contemporary wool rug can increase the prominence of a room. It can be the main attraction of the room, giving the entire room a modern, contemporary feel. Hand-knotted and hand-tufted are the two main types of woolen rugs. The difference between the two varieties is that in the hand-tufted type, a small machine or ‘gun’ is used to interleave the yarn into a backing for additional texture. Normally, the value of a hand-knotted rug depends on the amount of knots per square inch. Increase in the knots per square inch directly increases the value of the rug.
Contemporary woolen rugs are manufactured in various countries. Most of the wool rugs made in the US are industrially manufactured instead of being hand tufted or hand knotted.
Contemporary woolen rugs in a modern home add a warm touch to any room. Many people favor the look and feel of woven hand made or tufted rugs. Many of the popular contemporary styles are now comparatively affordable for low budget redecorating.
Conventional to off the wall, today's contemporary rugs come in a wide range of colors, textures and patterns. People looking for either a delicate shade to accent their setting or a vibrant expression for increasing prominence, now have a wide range of contemporary modern rugs to choose from. Finding the right contemporary rug for a home is now relatively easy. A redecorating store or a specialized wool rug shop can assist people with their needs and also give recommendations on style. Introduction of the Internet has also made it possible to purchase or order contemporary woolen rugs online.