Rugs for Home Decor and Interior Designing

Date: May 7th, 2010

Most of the times it so happens that the area rugs or runner rugs in your home, do not match the colour of your rooms or the designs. In such cases, it is wise to paint the rugs yourself. That is the best way to get the suitable rug for your home. There are many ways in which you can paint rugs to match the design or theme of your home. You could also use a paint brush to create your own master piece on the rugs. But there are a few things that you will need to paint your rugs and without these it will be very tough to complete the job.

You can find the supplies you might need in the nearest store. You will need a rug (it can be a large area rug, round area rug or any rug that you prefer); stamps or stencils for patterns; a set of brushes and also fabric paint or dye. Using these supplies, one can easily make their own beautiful and trendy rug design. All you have to do is to be as creative as possible with the painting. However, it is important that you do not over do it, because that might spoilt the rug and also alter the look of the room.

Even before you start making the painting on your rug, you need to be sure about what you want to do. Visualize the image of the rug in your mind and then start painting it in your mind itself. Imagine the designs and then decide about what you want to make on the rugs in reality. The idea of the design should be fixed in your mind and that will help a lot in the painting process. Then start sketching on the rug and then do the final painting. Gather up the other materials and get started.

You must prepare the area before starting the painting activity. You can use old news papers or tarps on the floor so that you do no spill dye or paint on the floor. For your first project start painting on a old rug so you will know how to move your hand to paint on a rough. It is very different from painting on a paper.

You can use fabric paint in order to paint rugs. These paints are made to stick to the fabric. The best part about this type of paint is that you can wash the cloth after painting. Fabric paint can also be used to make stencil art on the rugs. Stamps can also be used on rugs by using fabric paint just like you would use it with normal paint. These paints are available in many colours and very simple to use. They are available in any arts and crafts store. It easily dissolves in water and does not have bad odour. Just in case it sticks to your hand, you can wash it off with soap and water.

After painting the rugs you can use them accordingly in appropriate rooms. One can use round area rugs, large area rugs, square area rugs, shag area rugs etc. There are rugs specially made for staircases and large halls. Using these rugs in your home can enhance the look and elegance of your home décor. Interior designing in Dubai has change so much lately that most people prefer having rugs in their home to make the home look beautiful and trendy. Homes in Dubai will have rugs all over the places and they look classy and modern. However, painted rugs might not look very professional, but they can always convey a message about your creativity and innovation. Most people prefer to have things that they have made at their home. And painting a rug just something you would love your neighbours to notice. Home decoration in Dubai is going places because of the creativity of the interior decorators.


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