Whether you’re decorating a leather couch or you’re using leather as a new textile for your space, the results are sure to be stunning. We hope you’ll enjoy our selection of leather and faux leather throw pillows for your home.
Using Leather Throw Pillows
Many people believe that leather throw pillows are only good for leather couches. While leather and faux leather throw pillows certainly look stunning on leather couches, they're more versatile than that. These beauties can also work well on sofas, chairs, beds, and benches with soft fabric textiles.
When leather isn’t already in the design, your leather accent pillows will add a new and exciting texture to your room. And you can do the same thing by adding cowhide leather decorative pillows to a leather couch.
Check out our tips below to learn more about using faux and genuine leather pillows in your home:
Best Throw Pillows for a Leather Couch
We mentioned this above, but this point is worth restating: leather throw pillows for leather couches look stunning. Many designers will add a few leather throw pillows, or pillows with leather accents, to an arrangement on a leather couch.
The key is to add them to an arrangement and vary your textures. Use cowhide, leather, or faux leather pillows alongside cozier options like cotton or polyester to make your space inviting. Leather and microfiber combinations work well too.
Using Leather Throw Pillows to Add Texture
Leather throw pillows add interesting texture to pillow arrangements. Pick a color that matches the color family of your room’s palette. A black, white, and brown leather throw pillow will create their own distinctive look.
Be sure to include a few softer options like cotton or polyester to make the space more comfortable. You can also opt for microfiber and leather combinations or pillows with leather tassels to add cozy textures.
Buying leather throw pillows and faux leather throw pillows can be fun. You get to choose new textured looks for your space, and you'll instantly elevate your decor. Before you buy, though, check out our tips and hints below to help avoid common mistakes:
Symmetry and Size: Arrange your pillows by size and keep it symmetrical for the best results. For example, you might place three pillows at either end of your couch.
Cleaning and Care: Leather and cowhide require different cleaning and care than other pillows. Follow the manufacturer’s directions carefully and keep the pillows in a low traffic zone if possible.
Quantity and Pricing: Unless otherwise noted, all leather pillows are priced and sold individually. This makes it easier to buy a variety of textures and colors to create an aesthetically pleasing arrangement.
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