Here's a shot of the living room with the new rug in it:
I think it looks awesome. We haven't put the dots down yet to make it "permanent", so I'll probably play with the pattern some more.
And here's the canvas I picked up. I painted it blue but haven't done anything else with it yet. Of course IKEA had to go out and update their stuff, and I saw a ready-to-hang canvas I really liked, but I think we'll stick with this.