Hand-knotted in India of a jute base and wool pile, the Tanzania Collection by Ernest Hemingway Lifestyles offers a subdued tribal feel with geometric motifs. The textural highs and lows loosely echo the stone paths and architecture of the old world countries Hemingway frequented. A variety of tonal options make Tanzania a seamless addition to any decor.
Placing the correct size rug in your space is as important as choosing the right color or pattern. A rug that it is too small will shift the balance of the room unfavorably. A rug that is too big, especially in open floor plans, may put the area designations off. There are a few rules of thumb, but a picture says it better. Use these handy guides by Interior Designer Lisa Ferguson to make the best choice.