How To Decorate With Pillows

Due to the latest trends in home decorations, decorating a home/room with pillows isn’t something in vogue, today. The actual trends are to use fade colors and modern pieces of furniture as well as modern cooking machines, with crazy shapes and colors. Therefore, pillows can’t possibly suit this type of decorations, as it would be a total kitsch to decorate a minimalist kitchen with the old class pillows.Though, it is possible to decorate a house with pillows, especially in a kid’s room, in a living room and of course, in the bedroom.

The kid’s room can be, no matter what, decorated with pillows. Whether the kids are infants or teens, pillows definitely suit the room. Parents should decorate their children’s room with soft colored pillows, pillows that should not be too big, and neither too little. Bold colored pillows are forbidden and the neither the black colored ones.

As for the living rooms, pillows are great especially for those looking forward to make a contrast between 2 colors, let’s say yellow and green. There can be found different combinations of how to use these 2 colors properly and still use pillows, but maybe the most common one is to use pillows mainly for the couch. If the walls are yellow, and all the other objects from the room are at least shades of yellow, then the contrast will be done by placing light green colored pillows on the couch.

As concerning the bedrooms, things are even easier: as long as the pillows have the same color as the shits, everything is ok. Though, in order to appear more uniquely, people have decorated their bedrooms with black pillows and white sheets, in order to make a strong contrast. This is also ok, but just for the people looking forward to adding something new to their bedrooms.

Finally, here is a not too used idea of how to decorate with pillows a room. For those who have ever been in a China or have visited a Chinese style decorated room, then they must have seen that instead of chairs, pillows were mostly placed on the floor. Even if it might look odd, but with the proper décor, decorating a room using pillows will look extremely good and will add a certain dose of uniqueness to the room.

And that’s pretty much it. Decorating a room with pillows it is quite easy, especially if the designers have at least a little of commons sense.

Published by in How To, Tips, and Advice, on June 29th, 2010


2 Responses to “How To Decorate With Pillows”

  • Garrett Orndorff says:

    Couch is furniture purposed to be sitted, it is also known as settee or sofa. Two or three individuals can easily sit on a single couch. It has armrest on both sides for providing support. Couches are found in family rooms, lounge, living rooms, and offices and so on. What kind of pillows for couches hide stains the best? I love to eat on my couch but I’m always spilling stuff all over it haha.

  • Marta says:

    I love the look of pillows that contrast the sheets, or the couch. I think thats a very unique way to decorate. But how many pillows would you suggest placing on a regular sized couch, or a queen sized bed?

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