Carpet Ideas Based on Fibres and Motifs

Carpet is one of the most comfortable flooring materials available on the market. It provides cushioned surface for feet. It is essential to know the characteristics of carpets to ensure you get the style which is appropriate for any space in your home. These are some types of the carpets distinguished based on their characteristics.

There are two types of fibres used in carpet constructions. Those are synthetic fibres and natural fibres. The most common fibres are nylon, polyester, polypropylene and wool.

Nylon Fibres

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Nylon carpets are durable, soft and resistant from any stains. It is the most popular fibre material used by a lot of carpet manufacturers.

Nylon fibres come in various patterns and designs. You can choose the design adjusted to the colour of your home design.
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Nylon fibre shown on the picture above is often used to make rugs.
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Monochromatic-coloured nylon fibre is often applied to carpets.

Polyester Fibres

Polyester carpets are more expensive than others. The polyester fibre is able to hold dramatic, vibrant colours. That is why the colour will not fade over time.

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Polyester carpets are non-allergenic so such carpets are safe. Sometimes, polyester fibre is crafted from second-hand plastic bottles. Therefore, the polyester materials are eco-friendly. However, this kind of fibres is susceptible to weight. The polyester will get flattened when exposed by weight excessively. Hence, it is bad for the area with high traffics.

Wool Fibres

Wool fibre is actually natural since it is made from animal’s fur. This kind of fibre is more luxurious, more natural and also longer lasting. In fact, it is the softest fibre ever.
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Wool fibre materials are often used for various needs including patterned wool rugs.
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Wool fibre is also used to build Persian rug with the typical pattern.
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The natural material combined with handmade motif makes this material luxurious. The wool carpet can be also applied to cover the stairs.
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Wool material can be also used for wall rugs for decoration purpose.
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Wall rugs need more detailed patterns to make it look beautiful.

Berber Carpets

There are various motifs applied on carpets. The motifs are according to the function. There is Berber carpet or sometimes also called level loop pile carpet.
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This carpet has a recognisable style. The structure of the Berber style is a low-profile loop with the similar height. This carpet can hide foot traffic or marks from the vacuum cleaner. Besides, this carpet is longer lasting.
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Frieze Carpet

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Frieze carpets have individual strands which are kinked and twisted tightly. Therefore, the frieze carpets could curl unsteadily across the carpet surface. This kind of carpets is definitely durable. The arrangement of the fibres makes it able to hide any dirt. Thus, this carpet is great for the surface with high traffic such as commercial buildings.

Carpet for Walls

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Carpets which are used for walls often have interesting patterns considering the function which is for a decoration.
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To enhance the aesthetic, sometimes the fibres of the carpets are arranged to create a certain image. The carpet looks like a canvas thanks to a gorgeous combination of some colours.

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