The kitchen might not be the first space you think of decorating with a rug, but like the living room, it's a high-traffic area that deserves attention. Along with adding warmth to a kitchen, a textured rug is the perfect accessory to consider when a renovation isn't on your to-do list. Plus, there's no shortage of rug options online right now. You can choose a graphic design to inject personality into your kitchen, or opt for an indoor/outdoor style that's all about durability. Browse these 20 kitchen rugs in a variety of styles and sizes. They're proof that decor and function can co-exist.
It would be impossible not to have a cheerful spirit with this red medallion rug in your kitchen. Bonus: It's skid-resistant.
1'8"x3'9", $17, Target
This neutral diamond rug is the statement piece your kitchen is missing.
4'x6', $184, Birch Lane
Add a touch of warmth to a kitchen with this coastal-inspired blue rug. Its on-trend fringe detail, combined with classic stripes, make it a must-have.
5' x 7', $398, Serena & Lily
Crafted of jute and cotton, this graphic striped rug with pops of blue will enhance the look of any kitchen in an instant.
5'x8', $100, West Elm
Beyond being a durable flat weave, this striped rug's beach vibe is perfect for the summer season.
6' x 2', $65, Williams Sonoma
If you're on the hunt for a timeless rug, this gray handwoven jute design fits the bill.
5' x 7'6", $103, Wayfair
This graphic neutral design with knotted fringe will make any kitchen feel more cozy.
6' x 9', $348, Williams Sonoma
Rag rugs are go-to's in kitchens since the colorful patterns make cooking drips and dribbles less visible. The geometric flanks on this version gives the genre a cool upgrade.
2' x 3', $20, World Market
A moody take on a vintage rug; would be particularly pretty against gray or navy cabinetry.
4' x 6', $100, Safavieh
And just like that, your kitchen is straight out of Provence.
4' x 5'7", $80, Joss & Main
Can't decide on your kitchen's color scheme? This faded global blend of navy, pink, and marigold means you don't have to.
3'7" x 5'7", $72, Wayfair
Yellow is classic in a kitchen, but smaller flashes like the gold edging on this tile-inspired medallion feels more modern than a dip of yellow paint.
5' round, $99, Urban Outfitters
If you don't have space for artwork on the walls of your kitchen, opt for a rug that is worthy of being framed, like this colorful modern design.
5' x 8', $295, One Kings Lane
Made of biodegradable jute, this square-shaped fringe rug adds a textured, natural element to your modern space.
6' x 6', $435, Safavieh
This h, ombré rug puts the fun underfoot with a soft blend of pastels and playful tassels.
4' x 6', $250, Lorena Canals
Don't let the Scandinavian trend stop at your rug choice: this wool design is a minimalist dream fit for a contemporary or rustic space.
2' x 3' $198, Serena & Lily
This geometric statement piece was handmade in Nepal by artisans who use traditional methods to knot Tibetan wool by hand.
55.12" x 118.11", $6,790, George J. Sowden
This traditional American rug features classic Capel braids in a beautiful array of blues.
7'6" diameter, $298, Houzz
This handmade rug is petite in size and can fit in practically any kitchen, no matter how small!
2'3" x 3'9", $25, Loloi
Lightweight and made from cotton, this woven piece is a modern take on a classic design.
4' x 6', $140, Dash & Albert