Adding colorful accents transforms ordinary store-bought pillows into distinctive focal points. Try any of these four embellishments, which require nothing more than readily available supplies and basic sewing skills.
A thorough spring cleaning isn’t really complete without considering your décor as well. One easy seasonal swap: Replace dark-colored or heavy-fabric pillows with linen or cotton options in lighter hues. It’s an inexpensive way to refresh your interiors -- especially if you make the pillows yourself.
Nautical stripes in faded blues combine with neutrals and naturals for a room that's modern and inviting. We used the same rugs to make two kinds of pillows: a large one (bigger than a bed pillow) and a smaller one with an envelope-style opening.
Tassels in a palette of red, gold, and orange give a charcoal pillow and throw a custom look while adding texture and bursts of color to an otherwise monochromatic scheme. Twisted-cord tassels made of mohair yarn embellish a mohair throw.