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An area rug to match my newly made curtains.
This the the fabric for my curtains .... any ideas on an area rug to match?

http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.home-decorating-co.com/Merchant2/graphics/00000001/waverly_fabric_pp_659433&imgrefurl=http://www.home-decorating-co.com/country_life_black_toile_659433.html&usg=__tyqCGZRlMK5fYCW_PdTwnkLj_qo=&h=300&w=300&sz=79&hl=en&start=0&zoom=1&tbnid=aKibKB9DnXNwsM:&tbnh=165&tbnw=160&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dtoile%2Bfabric%2Bblack%2Band%2Bwhite%2Bwaverly%26hl%3Den%26sa%3DN%26biw%3D1276%26bih%3D566%26tbs%3Disch:1&itbs=1&iact=rc&dur=241&ei=5he7TPaDG4P68Aau6YTFDg&oei=5he7TPaDG4P68Aau6YTFDg&esq=1&page=1&ndsp=13&ved=1t:429,r:6,s:0&tx=106&ty=79


ok I don't know how to make it a link....

 
kaylan010

Asked by kaylan010 at 11:37 AM on Oct. 17, 2010 in Home & Garden

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Answers (2)
  • I have a black and toile kitchen--curtains, cookie jars, cork board, decorative pot holders, centerpiece planter, etc! Same "Country Life" pattern, too! :o)

    I painted my walls tan, the moulding/trim and doors leading in and out of the kitchen white, and just finished painting my cabinets black! To give it a more "earthy" and rustic feel, I have a a rustic brown farm style dinette table, and a number of dark stained rustic willow baskets, filled with natural looking silk green hydrangeas with burgundy pip berry accents.

    I felt the natural greens and rustic brown tones "softened" the "harshness" of black and white--added some color, but kept the same "muted" effect.

    SO, you could do the same, with pale to medium green braided area rugs, throw, pillows and silk flowers/or green plants and dark wood/rustic furniture!
    LoriKeet

    Answer by LoriKeet at 1:08 PM on Oct. 17, 2010

  • My DIL used a very similar black and white toile fabric in one of her bedrooms and put red accents with it. So she had red throw pillows, a small oval rug at each side of the bed, and red lamp shades. You could do that with any color really. Dark green, a deep blue, etc.
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 12:01 PM on Oct. 17, 2010

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