In the modern times, Chinese rugs are generally made in plain colors, with floral and dragon patterns. These designs are the main characteristics of the Chinese rugs.
Silk and wool are the main materials/ fibers used for manufacturing beautiful and lavishly designed rugs.
Manufacturers make use of ancient motifs, cultural symbols, fruits and flowers for designing rugs. Ancient Chinese symbols are often used in bright colors of red, green and yellow for creating eye catching designs. Abstract and geometric patterns are also widely used.