Comfy, cosy and a great accent piece, the throw pillow is a staple of home decor. Allowing you to change your home with the seasons, they can also easily update a drab old room by adding some colour or texture.
Here is our top 10 list of favourite pretty pillows:
Giving your space a hint of geometric shapes and a whole lot of texture, the Layla pillow from Crate and Barrel is a great addition to any smooth-lined sofa. Made of a soft wool-blend felt, this pillow has a removable cover, making it easy to wash. Think you might get tired of seeing circles? Flip the pillow over to show off a solid cream wool.($60 US)
The easiest eway to dress up those neutrals in your home is to add a punch of colour with accents like throw pillows. Well, the Juniper pillow from Unison does the trick. Available in a 17x17 form, the Juniper comes in a variety of delightfully bright colours including Punch (shown), Spruce and Aqua. This feather-filled beauty can bloom spring freshness in your home all year round for $52 US.
Florals don't need to go out of style, especially when they are constantly being reinvented in cool, chic designs. Pottery Barn's new Rosa-Red pillow cover combines applique and intricate embroidery to bring your home into full bloom, whichever the season. The tiny decorative French knots are stitched by hand, making this rosy red pillow cover worth every penny. ($88)
Let it shine! Your home, that is, with these stunning gold print pillow covers from Accents de Ville. Metallics can work for you and your home if you introduce them in small amounts, and these pillows offer the perfect way to do just that. Pair them with a bold colour or with a neutral; you can't go wrong! Take your pick of either for MSRP $40 (leaves), $38 (fern).
Chocolate never looked so good! When you crave dark accents in your home, but think black is a bit harsh, a chocolate brown is the ideal compromise. The Dandelion Puff pillow from Wishfern is made of silk and offers a great way to incorporate florals into a modern home. Available in lighter tones as well, this sweet pillow is priced at $65.