I love making rugs! There are so many possibilities for rugs and they can really spruce up a room and pull styles together. Rugs can be a focal point to the room or help draw your eye toward a hallway or window. Some are so beautiful, they should be mounted and displayed.
Don’t be nervous about slipping on a rug. Use nonslip mats/ rug underlays and cut them to size placing them between the rug and the flooring. It keeps the rug firmly in place and you can use any scrap pieces of the nonslip mat to keep electronics in place on shelves or desks. They look like these here:
Area-Rug-Tips.com states, “…one thing that all rug owners/users should do is to use rug pads. Rug pads should be used under rugs no matter where the rugs are placed… on wall-to-wall carpeting or on bare floors. This is because rugs wear out from the bottom, caused by friction when the rug is walked on.”
Which will you make? Go check out this roundup compiled by Moogly: 10 Free Rug Crochet Patterns