Guest Picks: 20 Embroidered Throw Pillows Perfect for All Spaces
I definitely must have a love of all things nostalgic because I am a sucker for needlepoint and embroidered decor accents. My grandmother was an amazing woman who had a such a talent for needlepoint, crochet and embroidery, and I have pieces that she created in my small space. Full of color and interest, embroidered pillows are a fantastic addition to any room. These days, they are some fantastic and very cool decor accents, often reinterpreted in a modern and striking way. Check out these 20 pillows that would look lovely in your own home. — Rebecca from loving. living. small.
Add your personal style into your small space by showing your zodiac personality. I love these quirky and cool embroidered throw pillows from Jonathan Adler. They have tons of color as well as structured patterns that are both playful and stylish.
I have coveted the City Pillow collection for a long time and think they would make a fantastic design statement in a small space. Pick either your home state or a favorite one to add to your living room. With tons of small detail, these hand-embroidered pillows are a great addition to any design layout.
Rich, saturated colors in a warm palette make a small space feel intimate and cozy. This jewel-toned floral pattern is a good balance of femininity and cool style.
Trina Turk's effortlessly chic and cool throw pillows will add tons of style and depth to your small space design. I love this fluid pattern in a neutral cream and gray color combo.
This is one of my fave throw pillows, simply titled "Family" — love this! Drawing on neutral tones and negative space, this fun throw pillow with an embroidered family and pet is sure to add flair to your home.
One of my favorite design elements for a small space is using and enjoying negative space. You don't need to fill up every single inch of your space. This throw pillow repeats this idea by showcasing the pretty embroidered pattern on only part of the pillow — very cool indeed.
If you have a theme in your small space and want to continue the style to your accent decor, consider a throw pillow with a taste of the theme. This burlap throw pillow with an embroidered shell is the perfect small detail.
The stark white of this pillow allows the deep blue embroidered pattern to really pop. I love this detail — there's something completely hyptonizing about it, in a good way. Add this to your fave chair.
Repeated patterns and colors give will give decor accents, like throw pillows, tons of design depth. This embroidered pillow is perfect for a neutral space. Add in other pops of yellow and orange with vases and frames.
Another bold design idea — a throw pillow with a pop. This pillow has a fab silhouette of a well-to-do woman. I love the contrast of black and white. Plus, this embroidered pillow can go with any color room.
I absolutely love incorporating animal print into a space — it's fun and whimsical. Of course, you don't want to go go overboard. My tip: A simple throw pillow is a great way to add in this design idea.
Pretty in pink! I love the color pink and definitely feel that it can fit into a modern and cool space. I suggest finding an accent — like this embroidered pillow — in a well-designed style. I love this pattern and think it works with the pink hue.
Another cool theme for design: Indian-inspired. This embroidered throw pillow doubles as a floor cushion, too — perfect for small space entertaining.
Don't you love piping? It's such an awesome design detail that can make a throw pillow even more special.
One way to make a small space feel balanced is by integrating lines into the mix. This pretty blue throw pillow with embroidered lines is a neat way to continue this design element in a space.
Like the blue pillow above, here's a version with a rounded embroidered pattern. This style would work perfectly in a space with round decor, like a round mirror or coffee table.
I love adding playful decor accents to small spaces. This cool burlap throw pillow with the fun thought "Fair & Square" would be a sweet addition to a room with tons of color or even just neutral tones.
Like the silhouette embroidered pillow, this version has a stylish chandelier. The cool thing about this pillow is the black border: It adds an extra design element to an already fab throw pillow.
I love mixing and matching styles and textures. This throw pillow is a great example of how this works for decor. The striped pillow with embroidered flowers is a very cool and modern style for a small space.