This color could royally class up the place. Purple area rugs can work in any decorating scheme because it can have cool or warm undertones. Lavender rugs and accents are trending this year. Eggplant is also seeing a boost in popularity from mid-century and natural stone trends, which use more muted shades.
Try pairing a purple rug with neutrally colored accent items to make it the focal point of the room. For a more peaceful vibe, a solid lavender is the perfect compliment to light-colored decorating scheme. Medium and dark shades, particularly when paired with black or other complimentary colors, are a great way to make use of this beautiful and unique color.