2) Beautifully bright
A superb, high-quality synthetic carpet, with wonderfully bright designs. Hard wearing and easy to clean, it is ideal for allergy-sufferers and ideal for high-traffic living rooms.
Modena by Vorwerk, £30 per sq m, www.vorwerk-carpet.com
For a fresh new look, go bold with your colour choice. Made from 80% wool and 20% nylon, this purple-shaded carpet is both durable and attractive.
Swaledale in Purple Orchid, £25 per sq m, Axminster Carpets
Made from 100% sisal, this bright green carpet gives a contemporary feel to a room .
Designer Sisal in Lime Green, £52 per sq m, Kersaint Cobb
Berber loops in textured wool, this feels great underfoot and comes in a range of colours inspired by British stately homes
Meaton Hall, £30 per sq m, by Crown Floors
Dont be frightened to use bold patterns in your living space. Team this 100% woollen carpet with plain fabrics to create a calming effect.
CH705 Wool Chicago Chocolate, £103 per sq m, Crucial Trading
Available in 15 different heather shades, this is a practical, hard-wearing twist carpet made from 50% wool, 40% lanelle polyproplene and 10% polyester.
Forest Hills, £21 per sq m, Cormar Carpets
A funky floral touch, this carpet is made from 80% wool and 20% nylon and is inspired by the Royal Horticultural Societys Botanical artworks.
Chrysanthemum Crimson, £80 per sq m, Brintons
If eco-friendly is your top priority this carpet will be of interest. Its made from 100% natural un-dyed wool, and is completely recyclable and biodegradable at the end of its life-cycle.
Natural Choice Tapestry, £75 per sq m, Ulster carpets
This midnight blue carpet is a very popular shade of the moment. Its made from 100% un-dyed wool and is made using a dense pile so it looks and feels soft and snug.
Kundara twist broadloom in charcoal, £90 per sq m, Jacaranda Jacaranda
SmartStrand is a carpet with built-in stain and soil resistance. The resistance doesn't wear off. A great bonus for accident-prone households.
Smartstrand by Mohawk, £30 per sq m, SmartStrand