In winter, there is nothing like a good carpet to bring warmth to an environment. It is a very decorative element that increases the temperature of a space and makes the space of any living room or bedroom warmer. Today we want to talk to you about carpets, but about very special ones: cowhide rugs. Would you dare to put one (or several) in your house?
Cowhide rugs not only seem to be one of the most powerful elements, decoratively speaking, with which we can animate an environment today, but I think they are full of advantages. They not only provide warmth and comfort, something especially valued now in winter, but they are elegant and sophisticated, capable of putting a different note in the room.
As a starting point, I would like to say that I am against everything that causes harm to animals. However, in the case of cowhide rugs, animal skins are used that do not have to be sacrificed specifically to obtain their skin, but the skin is used as an element of these animals that also offer us other things.
In any case, in addition to the natural ones, there are synthetic cowhide rugs, although I believe that they do not have that touch and beauty of authentic skin.
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Why choose cowhide rugs for your home?
There are many reasons to choose a cowhide rug for any environment because it is an element that enriches the decoration by itself. No matter where you put it, one of these carpets encourages a slightly graceful room and transforms the space as if by magic.
One of its greatest qualities is versatility: it is that cowhide rugs look good wherever you put them, either in the living room or in the bedroom or simply in the middle of a hallway.
And not only that, but they are also very versatile when it comes to adapting to different decorative styles. Ie we may be accustomed to seeing them wearing the floors of a mountain retreat in rustic style. However, they also look great in a contemporary lounge where they become a very elegant piece. Or in a warm bedroom decorated in soft tones with modern furniture.
A decorative style that these types of carpets and other skins are doing wonderfully is in the Nordic style for obvious reasons. And it is that when it comes to warm, it is warm and we cannot underestimate the strength and heat transmitted by the skins. In addition, the feet of the sofa or the bed become a very glamorous element to consider.