http://amzn.to/28R4INl : Faux Sheepskin Solid Soft and Plush Cloud Trellis Grey Kids Shag Nursery Area Rugs, 3 Feet By 5 Feet (3' X 5'): Home & Kitchen Need this for my daughter's bedroom. This small area rug looks so soft. Disclosure: This is an affiliate link and if you click the link and make a purchase I will receive a commission. This does not increase the cost to you.
I chose a wool sisal style staircase runner with very narrow binding. It's installed about 3 inches from the sides (and cut out around the newel post). The big area rug is the same, but with a different binding. Larger area rugs do wonders for small spaces! A mostly wool and sisal blend or Just plain wool or nylon because sisal is slippery and stains definitively.