French Rugs: French rugs generally feature symmetrical floral designs in soft and warm colors. French rugs are typically known for grand floral designs. French carpets were formal in style with highly stylised floral designs. An arched ceiling with architectural details accent a room set with Aubusson tapestries and hand woven French carpets. Two names, Aubusson and Savonnerie, at once come to mind with any mention of French carpets.