Carpets serve not only as an exquisite piece of furniture. They are often used to protect the feet from contact with too cold floor surfaces. They come in a wide variety of shapes, sizes and materials. Special attention should be paid to carpets made of pompons - an original addition to the interior.
These products will decorate any room, make the inner atmosphere of the house more comfortable and pleasant.
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Every housewife knows how to create comfort in the house. It is enough just to surround yourself with things that are dear to your heart, which will cheer you up, make you smile. Curtains, wall and floor decoration should please the owners, be combined with each other, harmoniously complement each other.
A soft fluffy rug made of pompons is not only a cute and good-mood product. This is a practical thing that saves its owners from cold floors. Such a coating will be especially successful in a children's room. To the surprise of many, such a rug collects as much dust as carpets made of other materials, no more and no less. And to get rid of unpleasant dirt, just wash the carpet in the washing machine.
Pom-pom rugs are good because they can be of a variety of sizes, shapes and colors. Pompons are found from knitting threads and scraps of fabric. In any case, a product made from such elements will not only be beautiful, but also one of a kind, since there can be no two identical carpets made of pompons.
Benefits of pom-pom carpets:
- have completely different sizes and shapes: geometric shapes, products in the form of animals and cartoon characters, fairy tales.
- the combination of pom-poms of different diameters creates the effect of a 3D product.
- presented in a wide range of colors.
How to do it yourself?
You can buy a pom-pom rug or make it yourself. And although there are not very many difficulties in such work, it takes a lot of time to create such a thing.
This is not a one-day project, so you need to prepare yourself in advance for the fact that you will have to spend several evenings on this work.
To make a fluffy rug, you will need:
- Two pieces of fabric, 50 cm each.
- Cotton wool for stuffing.
- Threads and sewing machine.
- Yarn of different colors and structures.
The first stage of work is sewing the base of the rug. Visually, this is the simplest object consisting of fabric and cotton wool, or, more simply, a pillow. You can also make another form of flooring, for example, create a rug in the shape of a butterfly or a flower for a children's room, cut out the contour of a tiger in the form of an animal's skin from the fabric in the living room and sheathe the animal.
Cuts of fabric stuffed with cotton are not completely stitched, you need to leave a hole of 10 centimeters so that the product can be turned out at the right time.
This is followed by the process of sewing on pom-poms. You can buy ready-made balls of any color and shade you like, or you can make it yourself. This option is more time consuming, but the end result will give the craftswoman maximum pleasure.
If you want the carpet to be very lush, you need to sew on as many pom-poms as possible and sew them close to each other. The pom-poms should extend to the edges so that the fabric base of the rug is not visible.
After fixing the pom-poms, you need to make a few final touches, remove all the irregularities. The soft flooring is done!
Little secret: if you fix several rows of pom-poms together, you can get an original soft ottoman for sitting.
A special feature of carpets made of pompons is that they are pleasant to make not only for yourself, but to give to loved ones. If, nevertheless, for any reason, it was not possible to personally make an interesting floor covering, you can purchase it in a thematic store specializing in original souvenirs and non-standard decor items.
For another way to make a do-it-yourself pom-pom rug, see the next video
Place in the interior
The finished soft lump flooring can be installed in any room. A large product of bright colors will decorate a nursery, in calmer colors it is suitable for a living room.
The main thing is not to overdo it and find a middle ground in the color palette of the product and the interior of the room.
Small rugs will harmoniously fit into the interior of the master's bedroom or they will "greet" their owners in the hallway.
Bright pom-pom pom-poms of medium size will perfectly serve in a children's room. The soft bedding will become both a toy and a comfortable seat. Adults will be able to calmly watch the play of their beloved children, without worrying that the child may catch a cold while sitting on the cold floor.
Woolen pom-pom carpets are generally very positive about carpets, especially people who have small children. Parents say that these are not only beautiful products. Adults like them for their versatility. Performing a decorative function, such floor coverings protect children from hypothermia. Spending time on a soft canvas, the children will never freeze. Also, in a room with an original rug, children will not be bored. Soft multi-colored pom-poms will replace any plush toy.
However, there are also opponents of using pom-pom carpets. Some believe that fluffy lumps are nothing more than objects that collect dust, which means they are sources of pollution and can provoke an attack of an allergic cough.