How to Choose the Perfect Outdoor Rug

How to Choose the Perfect Outdoor Rug

Rugs aren’t just for indoors. A well placed rug, will elevate your exterior space by extending your home’s footprint. Creating an on-point ‘outdoor room’ is easy with the help of a well chosen rug, but not all rugs will be perfect for alfresco living. Read on to discover our tips for choosing the right rug for your outside space.

There’s something about extending your home outdoors that is not just stylish, but smart too. By taking your interiors aesthetic and applying it to your garden or patio means maximising your space and making your home feel larger and even lovelier to live in, win-win yes?  

And an outdoor rug is just the piece you need to help you zone your garden into liveable useable spaces with style. 

Many outdoor rugs are made using plastics to maker them completely weather proof, but we prefer the natural approach. By their very nature, our rugs are naturally weather resistant, so if you’re looking for a stylish outdoor rug that will elevate your space this summer - these would be our top recommendations:

Braided natural rug - from £35

jute rug

sheepskin rugs

We couldn’t love this rug more. Hardworking, easy on the eye and a more than just a bit Instagrammable. It’s gorgeous looks are one thing, but our braided natural rug is woven using hardwearing Jute which stands up to a lot. We recommend this rug for high traffic areas in the home like hallways,  a quick shake is all you need to remove debris and it looks just as at home outside on your terrace too. 

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Alis Sheepskin from £70

sheepskin rugs

sheepskin rugs for home

Rugs don’t always need to be on the floor to look brilliant. A natural sheepskin rug, like our oversized Alis sheepskin in oyster or Ivory add a luxury feel to seating and benches. Incredibly soft, we hand select them to ensure the most beautiful lustrous pile making them just the thing for snuggling up with as the evenings draw in.

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Cowhide from £280

cow hide rugs

cowhide rugs

A naturally water resistant material, real cowhides like ours are an ideal and rather stylish choice for outdoor rooms. A hardwearing texture, simply brush off regularly to keep them looking pristine.

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Evie Rug from £100

cotton rugs

cotton rugs

Naturally durable, our best-selling Evie rug is woven in super-soft recycled cotton. Easy to care for, Evie is machine washable so easy to refresh as you need to - making it ideal for outdoor spaces. And as we choose flatware for our rugs you can easily turn the rug over and have the same design, so you get more longevity from this hardworking piece too. A generous size, Evie makes a perfect rug to layer your outdoor room with. Lay it on your patio for texture and effortless style points. 

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