There’s nothing quite like a cushion to act as a reminder of style, design and pure comfort. Cushions often act as a calling card to a home’s style as they are adapted and fitted to complement a resident’s personal taste. They also serve as proof positive of a designer’s ability to combine strong ideas and creativity with a commitment to the latest manufacturing techniques and materials. In effect, they are show-pieces for both designer and home.
The cushions shown above from the ever-innovative Orla Kiely are perfect examples of this. Offering up an ideal way to add a shot of colour and creativity to any room, the cushions bring about a superb method of introducing comfortable style to beds, sofas and easy chairs. The design house has a wide range of cushions available. Take these stunning Orla Kiely Owl Cushions. Also available featuring abstracts of hens and elephants, the 100% Cotton cushions include a filling pad and a discrete zip along the bottom.
The luxury silk of the Missoni Kew Cushions provides classic finesse to all kinds of interiors. The famous zig-zag stripes of the Italian homeware brand are here used wonderfully well, complementing both the colourful impact of the design and the timeless elegance of the production itself. As with all Missioni products, the cushion is a unique and original take on a home essential…
For lovers of glamorous home sophistication there’s nothing quite like the Square Diamond Cushion from Kylie at Home, available at Dotmaison. The beautifully intricate cut glass stones make use of a captivating design incorporating sparkle and toughness, showing two sides of the best in stylish comfort. Working as a petite show stopper, the cushion could be a truly original addition to a home looking for an extra level of allure and appeal.