These Local Decor Haunts Will Brighten Up Your Living Space With Rugs And Dhurries For Less Than INR 4,000

    Rugs can add a fun dimension to your space, brighten it up, or simply tie together different elements in a room. Too bad they cost the Earth and the Moon. Or so you thought! Here’s a list of indie brands that specialise in rugs and dhurries on a budget. From Aztec prints to delicate jalis, you can have them all for less than INR 4,000!

    Central Cottage Industries

    Often rugs come with an astronomical price tag because they are handcrafted by artisans. But trust the Government {this one time only!} to help you get a fantastic looking rug, on a budget, for your humble abode. Located on MG Road {they have a branch in HSR too}, this emporium has stacks of rugs in earthy tones that will, no doubt, add warmth to your home. The Aztec and Kalamkari prints will charm you and you won’t mind spending 3k on these, we bet!

    Indo China Cotton Expo

    Indo China Cotton Expo

    New BEL Road, Bangalore

    Another man’s reject can be the pride of your home! Make your way to this often-ignored nook on New BEL Road to grab world-class rugs for a few hundreds. Sitting amidst a seemingly endless pile of plastics, you’ll find quality rugs from the likes of Crate and Barrel and Anthropologie. All you need is a bit of patience to sift through the stacks and there’s no reason why you can’t take home a rug that’ll be the talk of the town. Prices start at INR 200 per kilo.

    Chumbak

    Chumbak

    Available Online

    Need a small, compact rug for your cosy home? Then, this popular brand offers a few choices. You can pick up bright blue rugs with mosaic patterns or happy yellow and brown rugs with Aztec patterns for INR 2,495. They also have options with Ikat imprints, giant owls, and graceful elephants for the same price.

    Fabindia

    Fabindia

    Available Online

    Dhurries are the specialisation here. And if you are on a threadbare budget, the Cotton Woven ones will work splendidly, we think. You can get a simple one with Kalamkari prints for as little as INR 750. They also have ones with jagged lines and stripes for less than INR 2,000. They also have similar options and patterns in jute.

    Untold Homes

    Untold Homes

    Available Online

    An online store, this brand’s rug collection might not be extensive. But the ones they have on offer are pleasing to the eye and the pocket. If you want your space to sport a breezy look, you can go for the yellow and grey wavy patterned rug that’s about INR 2,600. If you are gunning for chic, then, they have a deep brown option that’ll cost you about INR 3,500.

    Urban Ladder

    Urban Ladder

    Available Online

    While their carpets might just be out of reach {prices start at INR 3,999}, their dhurries will make you very happy. For INR 1,499, you can take home a bright yellow option that’ll make your living room pop for sure. Loosen the purse strings a bit more and you can get dhurries with pleasing patterns – from simple lines to intricate geometric shapes.