13,235 Contemporary Pillows

The right set of decorative pillows can make a huge difference in the style of your home. A few well-placed pillows are an easy way to add a bold accent or flair that can be changed in and out with ease. However, because so many decorative pillows are exquisitely made by hand today, purchasing a few can really add up in price. The great thing about shopping for a decorative pillow online is that you can find a pillow in just about any shape, size, style, or color. Consider the following when deciding what pillows to purchase: More 
Lily Silk Pillow Cover, Gray Color
The colors and patterns of your decorative pillows make them one of the most expressive elements of your home style. The motive is delicately printed onto Thai silk, where producing and weaving silk is a century old tradition. The refined patterns, colors and the shimmer are perfect for embellishing sofas or chairs, or incorporated into any bedroom decor.1 year limited warranty...More
“Living Room- couch” — tracygeier
Khristian A Howell Sedona Throw Pillow, 20x20x6
Khristian Howell's inventive topographic design captures the enchanting Sedona desert landscape from an unexpected angle. Abstract, squiggly lines in classic Southwestern colors somehow evoke a perfect image of those sun-baked red sandstone formations against a clear blue sky. This pillow will look like a natural part of your Southwestern decor, even though you will have nothin...More
“lines” — clutzyturtle
Earth Pillow, Sage/Brown/Mustard, 13" x 20"
Currents of color swirl around this exuberant throw pillow, embroidered from washable wool felt. The solid backside features a central opening and tie closure, concealing the poly insert (included). Toss one or two of these onto a bed, sofa or chair for a festive accent.
“Embroidery” — swatisheth
Kostya Geometric Pillow Blue
Give your bed or couch a new look with this stylish accent pillow. This square pillow is adorned with a geometric pattern set against a blue-hued background. The throw pillow gives off a sheen which makes it an interesting statement piece. Toss this 18" pillow anywhere inside your home and pair it with other decor pillows. Made of plush and high-quality velvet material. Hidden ...More
“Just like mine” — Carol Bieganousky
Croc faux leather decorative throw pillow, Black, 20x20
$54.99 $71.99 · More Styles
The croc print faux leather pattern on this pillow creates a simple yet luxurious statement. This beautiful design would be a great accent on a side chair or couch mixed with a collection of contrasting patterns. The pillow is filled 100% polyester insert.
“Pillow” — sarbeard
Multicolor Art Pillow
Three different colors, three different patterns, endless design possibilities! This soft cotton pillow is filled with feathers and down and it feels as good as it looks. Sprinkle a few throughout your space and enjoy all the sides of your personality.
“$160” — okletsgo
Pillow Decor - Brackendale Stripes Pink Rectangular Throw Pillow
Made from a beautiful and durable upholstery fabric, this rectangular throw pillow has bold vertical stripes in a black and gray weave alternating with soft raspberry pink chenille stripes. The contrasting texture of the stripes give this pillow depth and beauty. FEATURES - Size: 16" x 24" Rectangular - Same fabric front and back - Knife edge seems - Color matched, hidden zip...More
“Cushions” — Ivan Giraldo
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What style accent pillow works best for my space?

While a pillow is meant to add a touch of flair, it should also meld with the overall environment and style of your home. Is your living room traditional, modern, Asian, or eclectic? What do you want your home want to say, and does the pillow style help say it? Think about the style you already have, and draw inspiration from it. Looking at the textiles that are already present in your home is a great start. Pick up on subtle patterns and colors in your home that you love, and make them stand out with an accent pillow.

What shape and size pillow should I buy?

When it comes to shapes and sizes, mix it up! Pick some smaller sizes, some larger sizes, some round pillows, and some square pillows. Visualize where the pillows will go before you buy them — you don’t want the size of the pillow to be over or underwhelmed by its surroundings. Choosing something too small or too big can ruin the entire effect.

What pillow fabric options are there?

Comfort and practicality are key when it comes to pillowcase fabric. If you have children and/or pets, it’s always smart to choose pillows with covers that are machine-washable. Consider outdoor fabrics too, for extra durability. If your pet sheds a lot, try to avoid any fabric that’s going to be hard to clean. Make sure the fabric actually feels good. The pillow is for decoration, but should be comfortable too. Lastly, check and make sure you know what you’re getting before you order your pillow. Many of these online options are only selling the cover and not the insert. If you don’t have inserts on hand, you’ll need to order a few.
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