CB2 Rowan Striped Black and White Rug

The Best Outdoor Rugs for Your Patio, Deck, or Porch

Bring a touch of texture to your exterior spaces.
By Caitlin Brown
May 11, 2021
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Introducing textiles into your outdoor space—whether it is a patio, deck, or porch—allows you to create a warm, inviting oasis where you can pass a sunny afternoon or a breezy evening over cocktails. An outdoor rug, in particular, brings soft texture to an area that's often full of rough, hard surfaces, like brick, wood, concrete, or tile. Finding the right patterns, colors, and materials to complement your space, however, is often a unique challenge, since there are so many different options to consider. To help, we rounded up several of our favorite rugs for your outdoor areas that will make them feel just as cozy as your interior.

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Pottery Barn Kian Eco-Friendly Indoor/Outdoor Rug
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Pottery Barn

Made from recycled plastic, this rug works for both indoor and outdoor spaces. Though neutral, the floor covering brings plenty of visual interest to a bare-bones area thanks to its incredible texture.

 Shop Now: Pottery Barn "Kian" Eco-Friendly Indoor/Outdoor Rug, from $59, potterybarn.com.

Kelly Clarkson Home Barksdale Rug in Sand
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Kelly Clarkson Home

If you're a fan of jute or sisal, put this durable, weather-resistant woven polypropylene option on your radar. These textures work well in just about any space, whatever its style; you can swap out your porch or patio's accessories in the years to come without ever having to replace the rug.

Shop Now: Kelly Clarkson Home "Barksdale" Rug in Sand, from $26.99, wayfair.com.

CB2 Rowan Striped Black and White Rug
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CB2

Here's a bold, graphic, but color neutral option that is sure to stand the test of time. Its striped pattern was inspired by those seen in mid-century coastal France; add it to your porch and you will feel as if you have been whisked away on holiday.

Shop Now: CB2 "Rowan" Striped Black and White Rug, from $129, cb2.com.

Terrain Geo Stripe Rug in Rust
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Terrain

This textured rug has a rusted red hue, which will bring effortless warmth to your outdoor area. The material is both UV- and mildew-resistant, so you can feel confident that it will stay in tip-top shape from one season to the next.

Shop Now: Terrain "Geo" Stripe Rug in Rust, from $58, shopterrain.com.

Pottery Barn Adara Outdoor Rug in Blue
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Pottery Barn

Truly want to transform your porch or deck into an outdoor living room? This rug—which looks like it was pulled straight from your indoor entertaining space—is definitely for you.

Shop Now: Pottery Barn "Adara" Outdoor Rug in Blue, from $79, potterybarn.com.

Lulu & Georgia Ashanti Indoor/Outdoor Rug
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Lulu & Georgia

The tonal aesthetic of this geometric rug is the ultimate representation of understated elegance, and would work well with every décor style, from traditional to modern.

Shop Now: Lulu & Georgia "Ashanti" Indoor/Outdoor Rug in Gray, from $58, luluandgeorgia.com.

Arhaus Alix Performance Rug
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Arhaus

With both cool and warm hues, this covering brings balance to any outdoor space. Most impressively, this piece is handwoven by artisans in India and made from 100-percent recycled PET yarn.

Shop Now: Arhaus Alix Performance Rug, $549, arhaus.com.

Restoration Hardware Outdoor Perennials Heathered Stripe Rug
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RH

Available in Sand, Fog, and Iron, this striped rug is part of RH's outdoor "Perennials Performance" collection; the pieces in the series are so durable, they don't even consider red wine or bleach a threat.

Shop Now: RH Outdoor Perennials Heathered Stripe Rug, $1555, rh.com.

Erin Gates x Momeni River Geometric Indoor/Outdoor Rug in Black and White
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Momeni

This indoor-outdoor rug was designed in collaboration with Momeni and highly acclaimed interior designer and blogger Erin Gates and features a geometric design. Polish it off with jute furniture and a few matte black accents for good measure.

Shop Now: Erin Gates x Momeni "River" Geometric Indoor/Outdoor Rug in Black and White, $36.99, wayfair.com.

Dash & Albert Elizabeth Indoor/Outdoor Rug in Navy
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Dash & Albert

This piece's white-and-navy color scheme adds the perfect dose of preppy-chic to your patio, while the bold pattern adds a dash of vintage style.

Shop Now: Dash & Albert "Elizabeth" Indoor/Outdoor Rug in Navy, from $162, annieselk.com.

Lulu & Georgia Porto Indoor/Outdoor Rug
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Lulu & Georgia

This reversible option is perfect for those who enjoy regularly redecorating. One side speaks to a light and airy aesthetic; flip it over for something rich and moody.

Shop Now: Lulu & Georgia "Porto" Indoor/Outdoor Rug, from $198, luluandgeorgia.com.