Rug mockups

I’ve been playing in Illustrator, experimenting a little with this whole idea of painting the Erslev rug for the dining room. I’ve narrowed it down to these two:


Maybe not very exciting or crazy, but it’s the first time I’m tackling applying paint to a rug that isn’t purely accidental – I want to make sure we can live with the results for a long time. And considering I’ve been drooling over that IKEA Stockholm rug perhaps these two options above aren’t that surprising? 🙂 My Man isn’t keen on the chevron, so we’ll most likely end up with stripes. And let’s face it – anybody should be able to paint stripes onto a rug, right? Right?!