Zebra print carpets are so enduring, every shape, size and variation is available, from skin-shape throw rugs to broadloom.
So if I’m going for pattern and high contrast on the floor, zebra print carpets are an obvious solution. First, they are black and white, which means they go with almost everything. Zebra is a bold carpet pattern but it’s less slinky than leopard or tiger. And while any animal print is a traditional pick, I find the zebra pattern can look quite modern when it’s pushed by other elements. Sublimely abstract in a mid-20th century Persian kilim [top] the zebra rug in a Sagaponack summer house hardly looks its age.… Continue Reading