It’s time to rethink what’s underfoot and consider your floors a blank canvas, the “fifth wall” where you can let your artistic inclinations run wild.

These days, flooring makes a statement, but it doesn’t always mean a custom design done in hardwood. Rugs today are much like pieces of art, whether it’s a muted, hand-woven piece or a bold, graphic print, this décor item ties your furnishings together.

Of the five décor items below, which one do you think best represents West Coast living?