Orange rugs are making a comeback. Orange pairs the power of the color red with the cheerfulness of yellow to create a pleasing combination that naturally compliments many other colors, including red, brown, blue, and purple. The color promotes and socialization, as well as creativity and enthusiasm.
Orange can add warmth and provide a dramatic focal point. Bold orange should be used sparingly, but can be a powerful, dramatic color addition. Muted shades are popular in Southwestern rugs and midcentury designs. Soft shades like peach can create a serene space for relaxation. The color also holds interesting patterns well, making it popular in contemporary or modern styles.