— but they can get pricey, fast. You don't have to sacrifice style or even quality, as long as you know where to look. We've rounded up the best spots to find cheap area rugs you'll actually want to show off. Go forth.
Amazon is your go-to for literally everything in life, so it really should come as no surprise that they have a sweet rug selection, too. You can score popular brands like nuLOOM and Safavieh for reasonable prices — and take advantage of Prime's speedy shipping.
nuLOOM 8' x 10' Rug, $186, amazon.com
Here's something you never thought you could get at Walmart: genuinely cool rugs. Go for the stripes and geometric designs.
Safavieh 7' x 7' Rug, $176, walmart.com
Urban's rugs tend to stick to one aesthetic, but if boho, patterned rugs are your thing, you can get some pretty unique looks for reasonable prices.
Salvador Geometric Wool Rug 5' x 8', $199, urbanoutfitters.com
Go into Target for one thing, come out with 10 other things you never needed. That now includes area rugs. Its Threshold and Opalhouse lines are our faves.
5' Round Solid Braided Jute Area Rug, $90, target.com
No matter what your design style, Wayfair's giant selection will have something for you. Plus, it's a great place to score giant 9' x 12's for under $200. Yes, really.
Brandt Beige 9' x 12' Rug, $154, wayfair.com
Bonus: Overstock usually offers free shipping, which knocks the price down even more.
Distressed Bohemian Medallion 7' x 10' Rug, $189,
You used to hate running errands with your parents here when you were a kid, but hear us outz; Home Depot has a pretty great rug selection that's high quality but also affordable. This seagrass rug is a coastal decor dream.
Seascape Natural 9' x 12' Rug, $314, homedepot.com
These run on the high end of the cheap-rug spectrum, but if you want a seriously unique, modern, and super high-quality rug without dropping four figures or more, West Elm is your best bet.
Zoe Bios 5' x 8' Rug, $349, westelm.com
Scrolling through Joss & Main's rug selection is like perusing a Pinterest board — only you can actually afford everything.
Hanley Navy 6' x 9' Rug, $100, jossandmain.com
If your decor style leans more on the modern side, this is a goldmine for you.
White Shag 6' x 9' Rug, $137, allmodern.com