Making a rug: tips, techniques and ideas to cocoon your interior

There are so many possibilities to decorate your interior in the autumn-winter spirit. DIY objects are still the alternative par excellence that won our hearts. If you are therefore looking for a project to cocoon your home, you have come to the right place. Roll up your sleeves because today we are going to present you some very nice and easy ideas for make a carpet. At your disposal: tutorials, inspiring models and lots of tips and tricks to accomplish the mission successfully.

Learn how to make an original carpet to easily refresh your interior

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Create your cozy nest by dressing the floor with a soft DIY carpet

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Tutorial 1. Cozy cotton rug by papernstitchblog


  • multi-use anti-slip net
  • cotton piping
  • elastic bands
  • scissors

Video tutorial to have a clearer idea how to proceed:


  1. Start by determining the size of your mat. (The mat in this tutorial is 5cm x 8cm.)
  2. Cut out a piece (of the chosen size) of the anti-slip net.
  3. Next, cut pieces of cotton piping (about 8cm each). (For the 5cm x 8cm mat we need about 200m.)
  4. Now we start to tie the pieces of cotton between the net (as in the photo). Using the scissors, cut the cotton pom-pom style. Repeat the step until the piece of the net is completely covered.

The easy steps to make this pretty cocooning rug

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A true masterpiece to be achieved in no time

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Tutorial 2. Rug with geometric patterns by


  • preferred design upholstery fabric
  • anti slip carpet
  • sewing machine
  • scissors
  • pins

Materials to obtain before carrying out the creative project

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Steps to follow:

  1. To make this pretty rug, we start by cutting out a piece of the upholstery fabric and a piece of the non-slip mat of the same size.
  2. Lay the upholstery fabric on the non-slip mat.
  3. Turn the two pieces upside down, facing you and fold up to create a hem (pin to make it easier).
  4. Now you have to machine sew the hem.
  5. Go around the carpet.

To be delighted with this magnificent rug, simply sew the upholstery fabric onto the non-slip net

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Rope carpet – another stunning technique

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Tutorial 3. Rope mat by apairandasparediy


  • rope (for a 100 cm diameter mat, you need about 50 m of rope)
  • non-slip protective tarpaulin (or two cork semicircles)
  • scissors
  • hot glue gun


To add an exotic touch to your interior, just make a super fun and easy rope rug. How to do?

  1. Place the rope on the ground and start winding it around itself to form a spiral.
  2. Apply glue all over.
  3. Now we just have to glue the mat on a backing (anti-slip tarpaulin or two pieces of cork, as you prefer).

Wind the rope around itself and glue the whole thing in a spiral manner

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Tutorial 4. Pom pom rug by sayyes


  • balls of wool in various colors
  • anti slip carpet
  • scissors

How to make an ultra cute pom pom rug?

How to make the rug: To treat yourself to a soft pom-pom rug, you start by making a fair amount of pom-poms. To do this, take a yarn and start wrapping it around your fingers. Then tie a knot and cut the loops. If you need more tips and tricks on making your own pom poms, take a look at our ultimate guide. Once you have a lot of pom poms ready, all you have to do is tie them to the non-slip mat.

Pompoms have been all the rage for a few years and they come in various shapes and colors.

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Decorative object that warms the atmosphere in the bedroom

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Tutorial 5. White rabbit shaped rug by mesewcrazy



  1. Print the template and glue the bunny model following the page numbers.
  2. Place the template on the reverse side of the faux fur. Secure the template using a few pins.
  3. Draw the outlines using chalk or a marker.
  4. Using the x-acto knife, cut the fake fur along the contours.

Decorate the nursery with a fantastic animal design rug

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Tutorial to make a multicolored rug with geometric patterns

A second version of the rope rug by abeaufitulmess

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We dress the ordinary rope to give it more character

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Seamless multicolored rectangular rug

Fallfordiy dazzling project: revive an old carpet with a few easy tassels

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Here is another idea from to transform the old carpet into a key piece in the decor

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Papernstitchblog shows us how to make a rug with a patchwork design

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What to do with his worn jeans? Ohohdeco gives us the perfect answer

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Want to add a bohemian chic touch to the decor? Thesorrygirls gives us the inspiration we need

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Pillarboxblue forms circles of different sizes to create a rug out of this world

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Assemble a few small hallway rugs to make a long staircase rug, inspired by witandelight

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Find your favorite model to easily customize your interiors this season

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Polka dot design rug decoration by abeautifulmess

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Welcoming and feminine atmosphere

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Fascinating jungalow style interior design with a motley rug by thehousethatlarsbuilt

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Bring some pep to your home with a vitamin mat like this one from poppytalk

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Using a hula hoop to weave the perfect rug

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Ethnic spirit model shared on hometalk

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Fairy crochet rug by susimiu

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Resting area in pastel shades

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Cozy and modern bedroom decor with a soft carpet with fringes 

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What if we made a rug with an animal design??

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Make a carpet with pompoms? It’s already done!

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Diy faux fur rugs

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