Most of the rugs I dream about are gorgeous, handmade creations by The Rug Company, which was founded a dozen years ago in London by a very forward-thinking couple. Christopher and Suzanne Sharp came up with the brilliant idea of collaborating with fashion designers to produce collections of incredibly stylish, beautifully patterned rugs, and the results are so fabulous that it's impossible to pick a favourite. Has the term "rug porn" been coined yet? Well, it has now. Rug porn. Check it out:
Marni Anemone Cocoa rug
Marni Elementi rug
Vivienne Westwood Flag rug
Marni Overleaf rug
Vivienne Westwood Magnolia Black rug
Marni Margherita rug
Matthew Williamson Sunset rug
Diane von Furstenberg Bishop's Cape rug
If you're a style aficionado without a trust fund, how do you choose between fashion and décor?
All photos via The Rug Company.