You don't need to ditch classic prints to embrace a modern rug—just pick a fun colour scheme.
Mistana Area Rug, $318, wayfair.com.
Bringing a bit of the outside in by mimicking natural finishes, colours and patterns can really update a space.
Orion Area Rug, $230, costco.ca.
Stripes are classic, but broken stripes with bright pastel colours? So fun.
Bronden handmade rug, $399, ikea.com.