Tips on How to Choose Cowhide Rug

April 4, 2015 | By | Reply More

How to Choose Cowhide Rug

Rugs have always been some of the most popular decorative items that people buy. It however appears that traditional cloth rugs and paving way for cowhide rugs at a very fast rate. Like with rugs made of any other material, using cowhide rug in any room or office transforms the look of such space in a very positive way.

Unlike traditional cloth rugs, cowhide rugs are not only luxurious but also bring a sense of aesthetic into any room they are used. Indeed each rug made of cowhide is unique in its own way and produces unique visual interest. You can find cowhide rugs in different patterns, and colours including black with white spots, white with black spots, brown with white spots, white with brown spots, plain black, plain white and plain brown among many other colour patterns.

Cozy black rug for the living room that has a fireplace mantel

Faux Cowhide rugs for country style living room

Dining room decoration with cowhide rugs

It is very important that choose a rug  with care. You may choose to buy one or several in same colour scheme as the rest of a room or buy one or several in contrasting colour scheme to make a room more dramatic.

Black cowhide rug matched with black furniture of a living room

Like with any other product,these rugs are not of the same quality. Poor quality cowhide rugs are known to crack or shed. You need to choose high quality rugs that have been professionally tanned. Professionally tanned rugs can serve you for a lifetime. Chromium-tanned rugs turn out to be some of the best in terms of quality.

Mesh work on the white rug is complementing with the gray and white interior of the room

Red Patchwork cowhide rug for a room with Grey wall paint and matching furniture

Yellow living room furniture, black and white  wall and cowhide rug

Yellow living room furniture, black and white wall and matching rug

Normally, these rugs are sourced from different regions of the world. However, there are regions that have gained the positive reputation of producing high quality hides. In this regard, cowhides from Brazil, Argentina and France are the most preferred when it comes to making rugs, something you need to consider when shopping for one or several rugs.

Cowhide rug white for a black and white classy living room

white and black living room with white rug

White rug cowhide for chic black living room decoration

Cowhide style rug designs ideas

It is important to note that you are not restricted to ready-made cowhide rugs. You have the option of placing an order for a custom-made cowhide rug that suits any of your rooms in terms of decoration and accent. The animal printed designs are more complimentary in the interior as compared to manual or conventional ones because they are kind of more natural in their appearance than common ones. However, it could be somewhat expensive to get one animal print in the rug so it’s better that you opt for the faux counterparts when you begin with the setting and then upgrade the interior for special rooms from time to time. This way you will be able to make a choice in a timely fashion when you have a budget for the expensive rugs. Mind that these rugs are sometimes imported from other countries so they make you to pay some taxes as well besides the price of the actual pattern.

 

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