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katieselp

This is not a frivolous subject. Your well-reasoned explanations, such as the way light falls on certain fabrics, or the way pillow shape echoes other design elements, shows that you think deeply about the fundamentals of good design. We need more of this type of substantive commentary and less of following whatever trend is in vogue.

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imchiquita

It is now August 2018, four years after the publication of this article. EVERYWHERE I look, no matter the retailer, every. single. pillow. is. chopped. Whether the fabric or design calls for it. Granted, I live smack dab in the middle of the United States, and the Midwest Plains isn't known for its genius and clever bordering-on-the-fantastic design. It's like the employees of these various retailers are told what to do, and they obey. Or this particular region is just playing catch-up with the Coasts. I'm actually tired of this trend. But I get it: what photographs better, sells better.

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jandrea370

Chopped pillows always remind me of fortune cookies...that's all I can think about when I look at one!

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