Mid-Century Door Mat Inspiration

Our door mat is starting to show it's age and is probably going to need to be replaced soon. And instead of just picking something up at whatever big box store I end up in next, I gave it a little thought. And I realized what the perfect doormat is, this:

If you're a movie fan, it might look familiar:

It's the carpet from The Shining. I think it would be the perfect mid-century rug design for a door mat. The problem is, that first photo is a mouse pad and I can't find a door mat version. But, now I've got something to obsess over for a little bit. If it's out there, I'll find it.


  1. I think this might call for making your own stencil and creating one.

  2. Here you go...