That said, I recently came across a few Structube rugs that are really speaking to me. For example, this $349, 5x8' wool rug (available in both black and white):
Another option is this zebra patterned wool rug, also 5x8', also $349, which would be a great upgrade from the polyester runner I currently have in my living room:
Is Structube the answer? Any thoughts?
EDITED TO ADD:
Check out this quick mock up my friend Patty did. Neat right?