Hallways aren’t particularly exciting, being merely transition spaces. However, they have lots of potential and can designed and decorated in lots of interesting ways. A common method used to make these look more welcoming and comfortable and more in tone with the rest of the house involves incorporating rugs and carpets into the design. A hallway rug is a wonderful accent piece and you should definitely take advantage of that. Here are some designs that would look lovely in these spaces.
The Eliza runner rug measures 3′ x 13′ (91 cm x 396 cm) which makes it a good fit for entryways and small hallways. The design is vintage with an intentionally worn appearance. The color palette is based around shades of beige, brown, gray and a little bit of blue for contrast. The rug is stain-resistant, soft to the touch and easy to clean.
For long and narrow hallways we suggest the Lattice runner rug. It measures 2′ 7″ x 19′ 8″ (79 cm x 599 cm) and it comes in 13 different colors which gives you plenty of options to choose from, whether you prefer something bold and colorful or something muted and neutral. The most distinctive characteristic of this model is obviously the lattice-inspired pattern.
Speaking of bold colors and patterns, the Amaya runner rug is definitely one that stands out. All 10 different designs and color combinations are very detailed and eye-catching. This particular model features a combination of black, brown, cream and red accents on a rich burgundy background. The rug measures 3′ x 16.5′ (91 cm x 500 cm) and has a distinctive traditional look with vintage influences.
The Zermatt shag rug is better-suited for modern and contemporary hallways. It lacks any pattern and has a monochromatic design. Also, it’s soft and comfortable and has the potentially to quite easily give your hallway a warm and cozy look without standing out too much. The dimensions of this runner rug are 2’7” x 20′ (79 cm x 610 cm). You can get it in 9 different colors.
In case you’d prefer a hallway rug with a more casual appearance, perhaps the Artemis runner rug would be to you liking. Its most distinctive feature are the hand-braided cotton fringes. The rug also features a geometric pattern that’s quite simple but nevertheless stands out. The dimensions of this particular rug are 3’6” x 13′ (107 cm x 396 cm) and you can get it in four color options revolving around shades of beige, blue and gray.
If you’re in the mood for something a bit more crazy and artistic, how about the Barcelona runner rug? It could look lovely in a hallway, especially one that lacks any furniture and decorations. You can get it in a variety of different sizes, this particular one measuring 2’7” x 19’8” (79 cm x 599 cm). It has a multicolored design which combines shades of cream, light blue, gray, burgundy, orange, purple, pink and several others and there’s no clear pattern that stands out.
On the other hand, a better fit for certain types of hallways would be a rug with a simple and clean design and a more graphical pattern on it, such as the Marilyn Monroe runner rug. This one has a beautiful coral background with a silver geometric pattern and it measures 2′ x 10′ (61 cm x 305 cm) which makes it very versatile.
The Arlington runner rug has a very dynamic design. This multicolored hallway rug measures 2′ x 8′ (61 cm x 244 cm) and is highly versatile. It’s a lovely accent piece which allows you to add color and pattern to any transition space and can also be used as an accent piece in a variety of other settings and decors. It also comes in other sizes and with several other designs and color palettes.
There’s something very charming and comforting about hallway rugs such as this one. The Rabia runner rug is quite eclectic, combining traditional and modern influences and making use of neutrals and rich colors such as burgundy and blue in a very elegant manner. This particular model measures 3′ x 13′ (91 cm x 396 cm) and features beige as a primary color.