Add style with an outdoor rug
Improve the look of your outside space with a
stylish rug from the Matalan collection. Whether you’re updating a small
backyard or creating a cosy corner in a more extensive garden, an outdoor rug
is a perfect addition to your space. These sturdy rugs are ideal for pulling
your seating area together and making your garden more inviting. Pick a style
and size that suits your home and enjoy warm days relaxing in your beautiful,
What makes a great garden rug?
The best garden rugs can withstand wet weather
and lots of footfall. Choose durable materials that are easy to keep clean to
get the most life out of your new outdoor furnishing. Garden rugs mean no
slippery surfaces and a softer area for kids and pets to play. They’re also a
great way to protect your decking or patio. Not to mention, they’re much
cheaper to replace when you want a new look.
Using soft furnishings to create garden
If you’re planning the layout of a spacious
garden, using outdoor rugs can help create distinct zones for different uses.
Lay a natural jute rug under your garden dining table for intimate meals on
sunny days. Or spread a colourful outside rug underneath a coffee table for a
perfect space to lounge and unwind.
Choose a rug to suit your space
Looking for a garden rug that matches your
personal taste? Pick a colourful style to brighten up a shady corner. Or let
your flowers do the talking, keeping your rug choice simple to compliment bright
shades. If you have an open living area that extends into the garden, choose an
outdoor rug that reflects your décor. That way, you create a unified space the
whole family can enjoy.
The best materials for an outdoor rug
Natural fabrics are perfect for garden rugs. Look
out for bamboo, jute, hemp, and seagrass, natural fibres that can withstand cold
and wet conditions. Bringing your garden rug inside during the winter months is
an excellent way to extend its life. But picking a sturdy, easy-to-care-for
material means spring showers and chilly autumn spells won’t do much damage.