Traditional rug styles are elegant, warm and refined. They are well known for their Oriental-inspired motifs and medallions that give off an old world or vintage feeling. Traditional rugs are often considered dignified and opulent and tend to anchor a room. While they are believed to be formal, traditional rugs are quite compatible with most room styles. Some traditional rug designs are elaborate and ornate, while others are simple and understated. They come in both muted earth tones as well as rich, warm colors. Their undeniable elegance makes them extremely appealing and inviting.