Given rugs and carpet play a big part in creating the right atmosphere for your abode, it’s important to know exactly where to find them. However, it can be notoriously difficult to find rugs in Singapore.
Need a quick fix that’ll elevate the look of your living room, kitchen or porch? Pick the right rug and you’ll see wonders.
Looking for a quick way to give your home a mini makeover? Replace your old rug with a new one and you have yourselves a fresh new look.
We have scoured the island for you and come up with a list of shops that stock a variety of shapes, sizes and styles. Across the island you can find indoor and outdoor rugs, to vibrant Turkish rugs and the subtle looks of sisal and jute.
From subtle sisal to vivacious prints
As a classic in style homewares boutique is filled with a blend of traditional and contemporary home accessories, it’s no surprise that the rugs at Bungalow 55 aren’t any different. Bungalow 55 carries an eclectic collection of high quality, indoor and outdoor rugs clad in a myriad of prints and patterns – from subtle sisal to more vivacious patterns. Rugs are made of high quality and layered PVC sheeting combined with sand embossed fine quality printing.
Bode sure does hit the spot when it comes to featuring beautiful fabric, wallpapers, trims and furnishings from around the world. We were delighted to discover a vast collection of rug designs via brands like Hertex Fabrics from South Africa and Florence Broadhurst from Australia. Designs from the latter have a lovely Indochine aesthetic and some downright funky pieces. The rugs from Hertex Fabrics boast diverse styles of Africian to colonial and country to glam.
Pappelina outdoor rugs
The name says it all. Danish Design is recognised for carrying various Scandinavian brands in Singapore. Their rugs come in a variety of hues – great for diverse settings in your home. Designed by Massimo for Massimo and Berit Mogensen Lopez for Massimo, these rugs are made from hand-woven New Zealand wool, 100% bamboo and pure leather – talk about texture! Each material is made for various purposes – the natural bamboo rug adds a sense of zen. Likewise, the leather rug makes a great centrepiece in your study or studio.
Stylish contemporary rugs
We’re not joking when we tell you the folks at Departures & Arrivals take their rugs seriously – they’ve even included some quick guidelines on how to choose your rug on their website. With a bevy of new rugs recently released, you can now browse through stylish contemporary rugs. The collection includes over 40 new designs including outdoor rugs made in high-quality PVC, and indoor rugs made softer in viscose and cotton chenille – so soft, your feet will thank you.
Known as Singapore’s premiere bed linen and homeware store, Maissone also displays an exquisite selection of rugs from around the globe. Their collection of rugs does not skim on exquisite prints and patterns, most of which are made from tightly woven premium recycled polypropylene straws and cotton, and wool – environmentally friendly as well. These reversible rugs can be used indoors and outdoors and are easily washable.
Transport to the culturally affluent Turkey, via some Turkish inspired rugs at Originals. Handmade in India with natural Jute and cotton, these rugs are sure to be a delight in any room at home. The designs vary from vintage to traditional patchwork without compromising on vibrant colours, strong neutrals and earthy tones.
Effortlessly chic rugs
20D Neram Crescent Singapore 807011 | By Appointment only | Also available online
This online marketplace offers effortlessly chic home décor worldwide. Their rugs come from prestigious brands like Bloomingville, House Doctor and HK Living. Made from various materials like Seagrass and Jute, these rugs are perfect if you’re looking to add a playful element in your abode – apt for kids’ bedrooms! Select from a mix of geometric prints, round carpets with coloured edges and our personal favourite – the sleeping bear from Bloomingville’s MINI collection for kids (pictured right).
Vibrant Hand Knotted Rugs
It’s great to know that a store that’s widely known for its beautiful range of wooden furniture also features a humble collection of rugs. Teak & Mahogany’s Amalfi hand knotted rugs would fit well in your powder rooms, living rooms and kids’ bedrooms. Made from acrylic, the pieces are available in rectangular and heart shapes and come in a multitude of exciting colours.