Creativity Required: Bold Patterns For Your Home

Unique takes on six popular styles, from Art Deco to shades of green.

Rasputin
OF 7

Black + White

Striking and graphic, high-contrast patterns—from animal prints to postmodern doodles— are more daring than ever before.

Top left: Africa, by CoopDPS for 4Spaces through Angela Brown, Ltd. (to the trade; angelabrownltd.com).

Top center: Madaket Beach, from Old World Weavers through Stark (to the trade; starkcarpet.com).

Top right: Rainbow Stripe, from Missoni through Stark (to the trade; starkcarpet.com).

Center left: Tempest, by Kelly Wearstler for Groundworks through Lee Jofa (to the trade; leejofa.com).

Center: Tumbling Blocks, by Miles Redd for Schumacher (to the trade; fschumacher.com).

Center right: Pop Art, from Aldeco through Stark (to the trade; starkcarpet.com).

Bottom left: Pyramids, from Fabricut (to the trade; fabricut.com).

Bottom center: Micato, from Kate Spade New York through Kravet (to the trade; kravet.com).

Bottom right: Bixby, from Tulu Textiles through Studio Four NYC (to the trade; studiofournyc.com).