Unlock the entire Houzz
575 box cushions Stories
Pillow Talk: Learn the Lingo of Cushions
Don't get boxed in between just square and round — get to know the wider world of cushion options for padding for your pad
"t get boxed in between just square and round — get to know the wider world of cushion... Cushions and pillows in any space introduce color, texture and form — all vital design... shapes of cushions, and here you'll learn the ins and outs of this surprisingly complex... impress your cushion maker with your knowledge of terms such as "bobble fringe," "knife... white cushions to moderate this, but cushions just slide off of the leather. Any..."
How to Choose the Right Sofa Cushion
Shopping for a sofa? Here’s what to know about the basic cushion options — and the all-important test you must do for yourself
"basic cushion options — and the all-important test you must do for yourself... sagging, the cushions are lumpy, the upholstery is shredding, and the cat prefers it to... litter box. So you went shopping, naively thinking that you’d make a decision, plop... multiple cushions (which cushion?) and resenting not having an entire cushion to myself... solid foam cushions (budget was a big factor). The cushions are SO hard and after 3 months..."
DIY Project: How to Recover a Seat Cushion
"simple seat cushion. When a super-smartypants friend recently asked me for a quote to have... barstool cushions recovered, I thought he was kidding, assuming he'd just whip out the... not-so-cool cushions, here's the rundown on how to update them yourself. P.S.: At 34... complex seat cushions.i had the opportunity to de-upholster a XVIII armchair;it took me... g the cushions. The chairs are brass and need some TLC. Any tips on spray painting..."
Know Your Sofa Options: Arms, Cushions, Backs and Bases
Get your sock arm straight from your track arm — along with everything else — to choose the sofa that’s right for you
"throws and cushions. Seat cushions can vary in number.I prefer a three cushion couch.Two... the Back cushion style and the arm and cushion style - but I like big arms, deep seating... the back cushions all the time. It's a three-cushion sofa, and skirted.The arms are... straight cushions, loose back, upholstered base. Super-comfy for naps, which is the... on the cushions while they are still damp is the easiest way to get them back on!..."
Furniture Clinic: End the Curse of Slouchy Couch Cushions
Prolong the life of your couch with this inexpensive fix that's so easy, even a beginning sewer can do it
"loose back cushions with symmetrical tufting. This is a quick, easy trick that I tried... leather cushions to deal with. I find myself taking the cushions out of the covers... edged cushions? I think for a knife eaged cushion you should add a thin foam center... filled cushions. I've done it. I wouldn't try this on an attached back cushion, but... the back cushion. Those attached back cushions also tend to pull away and tear up on..."
Build a Modern Window Planter Box
This simply designed, easy-to-construct and inexpensive DIY window box can give your home or shed just the right touch of color
"window box can give your home or shed just the right touch of color... planter boxes are a great way to add an architectural element and a boost of color... simple box style to reflect our 1900 cabin-style home and shed. We recently built... planter box would be the perfect addition.... similar boxes for my 100+ yr. old house, but I made the boxes a bit larger than the... window boxes up-side down to keep the boxes from filling up with snow. Beautiful job..."
12 Sofa Colors That Won't Box You In
"leave you boxed in. Your investment piece should be versatile enough to go with a new... upholstered cushions. I cant wait for it to arrive (hopefully in 2 weeks). I'll post a... search box (This is a reply to judi123) You know what would make this article really... but the cushions would need replaced if I keep this one. I suppose an area rug with..."
Genius Home Prep: A Guest Room in a Box
"box 1: camping gear box 2: swimwear, towel, sunscreen and watersocks box 3:... BBQ in a box. Never a worry abt spur of the moment friends/family or change in weather... plastic boxes - worth every cent for ease, etc. Good plan! And if you DO have a dedicated... them in a box and store them away from our day to day usable space. I love to make guest... clear box with plastics plates, wine glasses,napkins and serving plates in our garage..."
5 Pet Problems Solved by Design
"litter boxes, ugly pet beds, unsightly carpet-covered cat structures, and fur-covered... fur-covered cushions are just a few items on the list. We all deal, because, well … it's... litter box. Ick. I'm sure some home owners who opt for the bathroom litter box put... litter boxes--I had never thought of that! Also love the hidden litter boxes, but... the cat boxes in bathrooms work out. What happens if the cat has to go and someone..."
Finish Your Look With a Fun Mix of Textiles
Why box yourself into a design corner when you can spread out ever-changing throws, rugs and even bags?
"Why box yourself into a design corner when you can spread out ever-changing throws... little cushion for the hard benches in my breakfast nook, as a colorful tablecloth... rugs, cushion cases, curtains..... they all add such color and texture in our rooms... chair's seat cushion seems to be two, with the stripe created by another solid-color throw... seat cushion, raises the style quotient on this classic wing chair by several notches..."
You Can Kick That Ugly Filing Cabinet to the Curb
When you’re ready to break out of the gray metal box, consider these creative options for storing your files
"metal box, consider these creative options for storing your files... kids toy box..plus you could put wheels on it AND put a cushion on top so it serves... bankers' boxes that you store somewhere else, you may be able to get away with not having... (Tiffany Box Blue). I spray-painted the drawer pulls appliance black enamel. They aren't... storage boxes. The cubes work. Skyline Water, you gave me a great idea. I just cleaned..."
Platform Beds for Every Style
"h-bye box spring: New mattresses and frames make platform beds work for all... Platform vs. box spring: It used to be that the box spring was an integral part of the mattress... 9-inch high box spring underneath. Today, with few exceptions, the box spring now just... hard. The box spring also raises the height of the mattress so that it is easier to get... 9-inch-high box spring. The curved slats in platform beds have enough give to provide..."
Patio of the Week: Bargain Pieces Take a Sunny Outdoor Room High End
See how a design-savvy homeowner put discount furniture and big-box accessories together for a polished patio look
"and big-box accessories together for a polished patio look... table, cushions and blue throw pillows. Blackburn was determined to get the patio... says. The cushions and pillow covers are removable, so they can be washed with ease.... of big-box-store bargain items into big style.More: Get more outdoor ideas in the..."
Room of the Day: Curiosities Bring Quick Intrigue to a Living Room
From blank box to captivating, exotic concoction, this room goes for the wow factor — and the whole house took just 4 days
"blank box to captivating, exotic concoction, this room goes for the wow factor —... mediocre box while they get there? And I too envy the bookshelves; I could fill them... around in boxes from home to home (we have downsized several times in the last decade... fabricating cushions, Stallings softened the window seats with an eclectic array of pillows..."
Things You Need to Know About Buying a Sofa
Learn about foam versus feathers, seat depth, springs, fabric and more for a couch that'll work for years to come
"poly-down cushions, which have down mixed with the batting; spring-down cushions, which... Most cushions have a core of polyurethane foam; the denser the foam, the heavier... furniture, the cushion is filled with just the polyurethane foam core. In better furniture... d the cushions??? We got the new cushion casings and the material was different.... bench cushion and three back cushions, which were stuffed with horsehair and hard..."