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color-of-the-year 12/12/2022


Tis the season to be…Blue? Dulux has officially released its color of the year and that color is ‘Bright Skies’. This is a captivating blend of light blue and a touch of gray to brighten any home. Though Christmas is just around the corner, don’t panic! You can still give your home the frosted look with plenty of time to spare. We offer a range of different runners that will go hand in hand with your wintery décor, and here are some of our top picks that we think can... Read More

stair-runner-guide 14/11/2022

Guide To Choosing A Carpet Runner For Stairs

So, you’ve chosen to change your tired, old carpet for a beautiful new stair runner… First of all, congratulations! We’re confident you’ve made the right choice. If you need a little reminder, here are some of the benefits: You may think that the hard work is over now that you’re past this hurdle, right? Unfortunately not! Now, you have all the fun of deciding which runner to go with ahead of you. Luckily, we’re here to guide you through the process. Before we get to the fun and games of designs and colors,... Read More

black-friday-22 04/11/2022

Gift Guide – Top Picks for Black Friday

Black Friday has come back around again. Where did the time go?!   It’s easy to get lost in the mounds of sales available at present; your inbox is full, social media feeds have been taken over, and you have two hundred tabs open on your phone! The below guide is a direct route to view some of our favorite products in our Black Friday sale this year, saving you valuable shopping time!  Electro Tweed Stair Runner:  Whether you’re aiming for a rustic farmhouse feel or a modern, contemporary vibe, the... Read More

fall-trends-22 31/10/2022

Trending Runners for Fall 2022

The air is crisping up, nights are getting longer and the weather is getting colder, which can only mean one thing… Fall is here! We’re huge fans of the changing of the seasons at Runrug, with the fresh feel that can be introduced with just a little sprinkling of ‘newness’. The transition to Fall, in particular, might just be our favourite. We’re suddenly spending a lot more time inside our houses, which means it’s time to cosy the place up!  Introducing a rug runner to your home is a non-permanent,... Read More

6-reasons-you-need-a-runner 06/10/2022

6 Reasons You Need a Runner

Okay, we admit it. We are huge fans of rug runners… You caught us! But we’re not selfish, we don’t want to keep the huge benefits of rug runners to ourselves, we want to share them with you! The below blog post is a short list of 6 reasons you need a runner in your life. They look fantastic First and foremost, runners simply look fantastic. With seemingly endless designs available, you can inject your very own personality into notoriously hard-to-decorate areas; your entrance hall and staircase. At Runrug, we have 250+ designs available for Stairs... Read More

rug-runner-size-guide 06/10/2022

What size should a Rug Runner be?

What size Runner Rug should I buy? Should a runner touch the wall? Do I leave a gap? How big of a gap should I leave? Where should I place my runner? We often forget to ask ourselves these questions before we fall in love with the idea of introducing a runner rug to our home, which leaves us scrambling for the answers too late! The below post is a one-stop guide on ensuring you purchase the right size runner, for the perfect fit alongside your existing décor. Stair Runners Stair Runners, fortunately,... Read More

stair-runner-vs-carpet 28/09/2022

Why choose a Stair Runner over carpet?

Why put a carpet runner on stairs?   The big question… Should I choose a Stair Runner over the traditional wall-to-wall carpet on my stairs? Whilst both have pros and cons, we’re primarily here to explain to you why choosing a runner is a fantastic idea that you won’t regret; allowing you to flaunt the natural beauty of your hardwood stairs, whilst maintaining that cozy, warm appeal of carpet.  Stair Runners are cost-effective  In today’s economic climate, it’s no secret that we’re all looking to hold onto every cent that we can,... Read More



Summer’s coming and that means it’s time to finally get out and enjoy our gardens again. But if the thought of entertaining is giving you a cold chill, could it be that your outdoor space isn’t quite ready for guests? There’s no shame in needing a tidy-up after the winter, but maybe it’s time for a makeover! Our new range of outdoor runners are ideal for giving your garden a new lease of life just in time for BBQ season. Plus, they come in handy if you’re hosting a special outdoor... Read More



A rug is not just a rug. A rug is a way to invite culture and color into your home, much in the same way that introducing a classic piece of art or sculpture can. And, like art and sculpture, traditional rug designs have origins that reach back hundreds and thousands of years in history, not to mention thousands of miles across the world.  We are truly spoiled with the sheer choice of rug patterns and designs available to us, and each design has a story and centuries of tradition... Read More



Have a special event in the pipeline? Want to make a statement? Glamourous décor is the simplest way to make an impact and an aisle runner is an eye-catching addition to any event. Not only do aisle runners give any event a luxurious touch, but they also are perfect for outdoor events, providing a smooth and even surface to walk on and also guiding your guests, showing them the path ahead. Whether you are looking to add an extra special touch to a wedding ceremony, an event, or an awards... Read More