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How to Pair Throw Pillows

Throw pillows can change the entire look of a room. Use these insider tips to find the perfect mix of beautiful throw pillows you’ll love for years.

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Throw pillows can change the entire look of a room. Use these insider tips to find the perfect mix of beautiful throw pillows you’ll love for years.

Shop Throw Pillows

What Matters Most When Styling Pillows

  • Color

    Choose colors that have a similar tone or that are complementary.

  • Patterns

    Vary the scale of your patterns — large mixed with small to add balance.

  • Texture

    Add interest with a mix in velvet, mohair, sheepskin and other textures.

  • Scale

    Create a more curated look and add depth with a combination of shapes and sizes.

Color

Choose colors that have a similar tone or that are complementary.

Patterns

Vary the scale of your patterns — large mixed with small to add balance.

Texture

Add interest with a mix in velvet, mohair, sheepskin and other textures.

Scale

Create a more curated look and add depth with a combination of shapes and sizes.

How Many Pillows Do I Need?

The number of pillows needed will generally depend on the size of your sofa and the look you’re trying to achieve.

  • Loveseat

    2–3 pillows

  • Sofa or Sofa with Chaise

    2–6 pillows

  • Sectional

    6–11 pillows

Loveseat

2–3 pillows

Sofa or Sofa with Chaise

2–6 pillows

Sectional

6–11 pillows

Popular Pillow Sizes

  • Large/Oversize

    22" or 24" square make ideal back and corner pillows on sofas.

  • Standard/Medium

    18–21" square pillows are great for layering and as a centerpiece.

  • Rectangular/Lumbar

    These are perfect for layering and adding depth and style to a sofa.

Large/Oversize

22" or 24" square make ideal back and corner pillows on sofas.

Standard/Medium

18–21" square pillows are great for layering and as a centerpiece.

Rectangular/Lumbar

These are perfect for layering and adding depth and style to a sofa.

How to Style Your Pillows

Learn how to use color, pattern, texture and scale to style your pillows in four different ways.

How to Style Your Pillows

Learn how to use color, pattern, texture and scale to style your pillows in four different ways.

A Few of Our Favorite Combinations

Curated Patterns

Create a room you love by layering fresh patterns and rich textures that complement each other and add interest.

Curated Patterns

Create a room you love by layering fresh patterns and rich textures that complement each other and add interest.

Monochromatic

Set the mood by playing with one shade and balancing it with different shapes and textures for additional warmth and depth.

Monochromatic

Set the mood by playing with one shade and balancing it with different shapes and textures for additional warmth and depth.

Modern & Minimalist

Refined meets luxury with a sophisticated palette and a few modern patterns and soft textures for a rich look.

Modern & Minimalist

Refined meets luxury with a sophisticated palette and a few modern patterns and soft textures for a rich look.

Say Hello to a New Season

Simply changing out your pillows a few times a year to match the current outdoors.

Say Hello to a New Season

Simply changing out your pillows a few times a year to match the current outdoors.

Our handcrafted pillows are made with high-quality feather and down—providing the perfect amount of comfort and form.

Free Design Services

Get personalized design advice in our stores, by phone or through video conference.

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Cozy Throw Blankets

Layer in extra comfort and warmth with beautifully designed throw blankets.

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Mix & Match Outdoor Pillows

Create an outdoor oasis with durable and stylish pillows.

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