I love this time of year relaxing and entertaining outside with my friends and pet family. Creating a comfortable spot helps me decompress and connect to the outdoors. In addition to setting up the perfect ambiance for lounging and enjoying a cool cocktail, define your private oasis with an outdoor rug. 

A rug anchors your space and elevates your backyard or front porch. It also feels soft and comfortable on your feet and your pup’s paws. The beauty of outdoor rugs is that they are durable, washable, and come in a variety of styles and colors.

This outdoor rug has a graphic pattern that works well with many different design styles. The Beacon rug is durable and made to withstand the elements of nature.

The graphic pattern will hide the wear and tear of pets, kids, family, and friends.


This Persian inspired rug is durable, easy to clean and shed resistant. This rug would be a beautiful addition to any outdoor space.

This rug is made in a Fair Trade Certified facility which supports better living and working conditions for the artisans who made them.


The Turnstone Rug has some serious casual vibes. This timeless rug has a playful pattern and the variation in tones will help hide dirt and pet hair.

White accents would make this rug pop.

A blue and white traditional kilim weave from Dash & Albert is refined and elegant. It is not only a stunning rug that would enhance any outdoor space, but it is also eco-friendly. The Cleo rug is made from recycled plastic bottles.

The navy Chloe rug is great for pups who shed white hair and love the Coastal Style.


The Masika rug is a globally inspired with beautiful linear striped detailing and border. A modern take on Moroccan design would look stunning in a Bohemian style outdoor space.
The Nikki Chu Tirana rug is bold and graphic. The refined dot pattern with a border. It is weather resistant which makes it perfect for uncovered outdoor spaces.

Adorn this rug with floor pillows and lanterns.

This stunning handmade rug’s subtle pattern reads neutral. This rug is versatile to work with a variety of design styles.
This stunning outdoor rug is handwoven and is no match for red wine or bleach. The Perennials rug is perfect for pet families who entertain.

Perennials is the preferred choice for designers for their quality and stunning colors and patterns.


Who doesn’t love a good stripe? Stripes are classic and timeless. The Rhodes rug’s stripes are inviting for snuggles with your pet family.   This rug is refined, simply understated, and has Hampton’s vibes.
The Belmond’s textural weave makes it a versatile rug. It would fee heavenly underfoot. Your pup will love and appreciate the softness as they take an afternoon summer nap with their hooman.


Outdoor rugs are the perfect addition to any yard, patio, and porch. Choose a rug that reflects your design style, hides your pet’s hair, and works with your lifestyle. Enjoy and savor these days relaxing with your pet family


Pamela Muldowney | Owner, Interior Designer |  Downe & Stay Designs

I am a pet mom to my four amazing dogs. In addition to having over ten years of experience as a commercial interior designer, I have a masters degree in interior design. I started Downe & Stay Design because I believe pets are the heart and soul of our home. My design approach is to celebrate your pet family by creating elegant & tailored livable spaces for your pet family to enjoy. Each pet family’s design style & needs are unique. Your pet home should reflect your style and how you live. My design philosophy is transparent, simple, straightforward, and encompasses both beauty and function.


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