Recently we have shown you the Ralph Lauren Home design collection (you can see it here
Maybe some ideas were taken from this ethno cultural interiors - the ornaments of ethnic carpets. The thing, which was changed, is the coloring. Ralph Lauren made it more calm.
And this particular sort of ethnic carpets or rugs goes from the Eastern Arabic culture. They decorated traditional eastern interiors. Such ethnic carpets even nowadays are really popular in Asian countries. You can see those ethnic ornaments in most of eastern culture interiors. And not only rugs and carpets have those textures. Some other interior elements such as chairs, cushions, pillows, armchairs and sofas can be also decorated with these ethnic textures or just covered with such rug, and bring this eastern atmosphere in the interior.
Ethnic eastern arabic rugs and carpets in interior design
Using Ethnic textures in interior decor
Eastern ethnic rughs and carpets