You may dream of a rug when you are sweeping an issue under the carpet. The rug can also symbolize the need to establish a foundation that brings you more comfort in life. Patterns in a rug can portray how you are exploring the part you play in creating your circumstances. A flying carpet represents how you would like to rise above current circumstances through fantasy. At some level, you may recognize that your ideals need to be ‘more grounded.’ See also Carpet.