A number of you have asked about my sources for small and inexpensive oriental rugs. Flea markets and thrift stores are the best places to look (my two kitchen rugs are from Brussels fleas – 5 euros each!). But if you don’t have any good auctions or flea markets nearby, and you have the patience to search through the junk, eBay has some great finds. Here’s the search that I use.
I love this 2×4 rug, it’s the perfect size for a kitchen – $50 Buy It Now with free shipping: