Bedrooms are highly personal spaces, so it's no surprise when people dedicate a lot of time and effort into making sure the decor is perfect for their needs. I moved into a new apartment last month and have spent the past few weeks tweaking my styling, trying out different layouts, and rearranging just about everything.
The only constant? The plush, geometric rug that sits under my bed. It was actually the first thing I purchased for my new room, and I absolutely love having something soft underfoot when I get out of bed in the morning. But when I started browsing for the perfect rug, I kind of had no idea what size would look right under my bed. The nuLOOM rug I fell in love with comes in six different sizes, and even though I measured everything out before deciding on the 5' x 8' option, it wasn't until I placed the physical rug under my bed that I really understood what it would look like.
So to make it a little easier on all of us, we came up with these handy visual guides so you can see what three of the most common area rug sizes will look like under the four standard bed sizes: twin, full, queen, and king.
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