Oct 7, 2009 8:50 AM
We would fool our friends silly with the Trompe L'Oeil Floor Mats ($140) by Urban Outfitters. These convincingly shabby chic pieces are clever alternative to fabric rugs (ehm, they clean easily), and their tough micro-woven photo-printed poly backed with plush foam rubber is a perfect non-slip kitchen solution. Choose from wood (pictured), shag carpet or stone finishes. Grass would have been a fresh option too...