Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Textile Tuesday

I've had a lot of requests about throw pillows lately. Last week when I decided to start Textile Tuesday to switch up my usual Trending Tuesday a little, I knew that I just had to share my thoughts and love for throw pillows.  Who doesn't love a good throw pillow? Come on. They're great.  They make your space look and feel just so much more comfy than without.

A few things I always stick to when it comes to throw pillows:

  • Always start with two base pillows - I love 20" x 20" squares.
  • Always end with one pillow that is slightly smaller but don't be afraid to get fancy with it! Sequins, bows, a pop of color or even a crazy shape {like a bolster pillow}
  • For sofas - Don't be afraid to frame the sofa with 2 base pillows and throw in an uneven amount of pillows.
  • For beds - Lay you're standard bed pillows down flat and stack them if you have 4, then add your throws on top and layer them down to the center of the bed.



Great bed styles:
PB Teen
Sweet Southern Charm Tumblr

Great Living Room Styles:
Rue Mag
Comfy Home


10 comments:

  1. girl..that quote! So true- you should see my house! haha and I'm constantly scanning Etsy for new covers for my older pillows that need sprucing up! Great picks! xoxo

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    1. I couldn't have said it better! Etsy is my weakness for pillow covers! Pair them with Ikea pillows and my budget loves me! I'm glad you liked the selections! xo,

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  2. i die over your home decor posts. they are all so freakin pretty!

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    1. Thank you!! Pinterest is my best friend during my busy season at work! I can't wait to dust my camera off and start having photo shoots with my weekend shopping finds! xo,

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  3. I love the mixed match pillow look - I've been finding the best deals in Tuesday Morning.

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    1. I'll have to check out Tuesday Morning for pillows! I've added it to my list of places to check out! xo,

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  4. I've been scouring Etsy for cute throw pillows lately. I love the ideas you have posted! I'll have to keep them in mind when I start narrowing down my selections

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    1. I'm on the hunt for some new throw pillows myself - I'm so glad to hear that this is helpful for everyone! H&M home online has some great pillow covers for great prices! xo,

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  5. ohhh my gosh, love that quote! My fiancé hates it that I have 6 on our couch and I want to add more!

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  6. That coral headboard is amazing-ness!!

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