To see a carpet in your dream, represents your way of protecting yourself from life*s harsh realities. Alternatively, a carpet symbolizes luxury, comfort or richness. Consider the condition and designs of the carpet. Are you hiding something and sweeping it under the carpet? To dream that you are installing or laying down carpet, suggests that you are trying to make your life more comfortable. The dream may also be analogous the planning of something. You are laying out some new project or endeavor. To dream of a magic carpet, implies your desires and wishes to escape from a situation, relationship, or responsibilities. Please See Also Red Carpet.