Rugs/carpets can be such great accessories to a space. If you choose they can act as accents taking on the role of an art piece for your floor or they can simply be utilitarian in there divide and separation of living space. They give a room a sense of grounding, a distinct sense of self, also aiding in acoustics, rugs absorb echoes and sounds.
Beautiful rugs leave me feeling satisfied. I cannot help covet the one above. -tM