Modern Rugs - Our Pick of the Best

Looking for modern rugs? From bold geometric patterns to contemporary motif designs, we've picked a selection of our favourite modern rugs

Bring your decorating scheme up to date with contemporary floor accessories and browse through our collection of modern rugs for design inspiration. Let an upbeat geometric style rug take centre stage in an all white kitchen-diner or add a bright pop of colour to the living room, with a revitalising dandelion rug. Introduce a little humour to your home interior by investing in a quirky peacock rug featuring intense blues and oranges, or make a statement and opt for a contemporary pop art style postage stamp design. Add one of these striking modern rugs to a room for an instant transformation.

Made Merida Modern Rug in Green

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1. Merida Modern Rug in Green


Dimensions: 170 x 240cm

Brighten your floors with this unforgettable patterned rug. The Merida Rug by Casa Estudio, features a striking geometric pattern. Made with 80% New Zealand wool and 20% fine Indian wool. 

Buy now: Merida Modern Rug in Green, £249, Made

John Lewis Dandelion Modern Rug

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2. Dandelion Modern Rug


Dimensions: L180 W120cm

This contemporary and revitalising dandelion rug from MissPrint, is hand tufted in India from 100% cotton. 

Buy now: Dandelion Modern Rug, £275, John Lewis

John Lewis Nevis Modern Rug

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3. Nevis Modern Rug


Dimensions: L230 W170cm

This hand-painted, floral motif rug is machine tufted with 100% wool. Each bluebellgray design is handpainted in the boutique brand's Scottish studio, before being transformed into gorgeous linens and textiles. 

Buy now: Nevis Modern Rug, £900, John Lewis

Habitat Geometric Grid Modern Rug in Grey and Yellow

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4. Geometric Grid Modern Rug in Grey and Yellow


Dimensions: 170 x 240cm

This bright and bold geometric patterned rug has a soft wool pile and features contrasting grey and yellow grid lines and a cerise pink border.

Buy now: Geometric Grid Modern Rug in Grey and Yellow, £350, Habitat

The Rug Company Peacock Modern Rug

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5. Peacock Modern Rug


Dimensions: 1.52 x 0.91m

This beautiful and quirky Peacock rug by Edward Barber & Jay Osgerby is made with hand knotted Tibetan wool.

Buy now: Peacock Modern Rug, £1072, The Rug Company

Houseology Frankie Modern Rug in Plum

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6. Frankie Modern Rug in Plum


Dimensions: 120 x 170cm

This striking wool rug from Plantation Rug Co. features repeating geometric squares and comes in a range of colours. 

Buy now: Frankie Modern Rug in Plum, £100, Houseology

B&Q Dotty Modern Rug

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7. Dotty Modern Rug


Dimensions: 230 x 160cm

This machine woven rug, made from hard-wearing polypropylene, has a dotty cream and red design and will bring comfort and warmth to a wooden floor. 

Buy now: Dotty Modern Rug, £110, B&Q

Not On The High Street Postage Stamp Modern Rug

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8. Postage Stamp Modern Rug


Dimensions: 120cm x 100cm

The stamp rug is embossed with the the Queen's head and is hand woven from 100% New Zealand wool. There are five colour design options. 

Buy now: Postage Stamp Modern Rug, £785,Not On The High Street

Made Loop Modern Rug in Monochrome Mix

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9. Loop Modern Rug in Monochrome Mix


Dimensions: 160 x 230cm

This 100% wool rug, designed by Lindsey Lang, is inspired by bold loop graphics and would suit a contemporary scheme. 

Buy now: Loop Modern Rug in Monochrome Mix, £299, Made

Marks & Spencer Graphic Kilim Rug

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10. Graphic Kilim Rug


Dimensions: L170 x W120cm

With a beautiful traditional design, this rug makes a stunning focal point in your home, and features subtle graphic design. Wool/cotton mix. Available in two sizes, medium rug shown.

Buy now: Graphic Kilim Rug, £99, Marks and Spencer