53 Decorative Pillows to Effortlessly Update Your Home
If you’re looking to add a pop of color, make a room cozier, or effortlessly update a space, decorative pillows are the answer. These fun accents are ready to be strewn across a bed or sofa as soon they arrive and they will instantly breathe life into a room using any mix of texture, color, and shape. Plus, they also come in some eye-catching designs that you don’t want to pass up. If you want to find the perfect decorative pillows for your home, we’ve wadded through the masses and found the 53 best designs for you! All you have to do is choose your favorites—will it be the scented cupcake pillow, the bubble gum blowing zebra, or some of the other 51 finds?
Knot Throw Pillows: To get the ball rolling we scoped out these decorative pillows. We dare you knot to fall in love with them! They feature a knotted design that will add some pizzazz to your decor, without being overly flashy. Great for both adult and kids’ spaces alike. Going for a coastal theme? Try the blue or white pillow.
Fruit Slice Throw Pillows: Get a serving of fresh fruit daily with these fun pillows. They utilize the latest 3D printing technology, which gives them a highly realistic look. Plus, their covers are removable for easy washing. Throw on a bed for a fresh burst of color with summertime vibes or use as a floor pillow for meditation. These juicy slices also make a fun gift for food-loving friend.
Avocado Throw Pillow: Who knew avocados could be so cute!? Integrate this throw pillow into your decor to show off your quirky style or love of avocados. While this little guy is fabulous for a kid’s room, he is a fun addition to any space.
Donut Throw Pillow: You donut want to pass over this decorative pillow. While it is sure to make any space feel more youthful, just be aware that it might also cause some serious donut cravings. After all, who could resist a sweet treat slathered in chocolate and sprinkles?
Cupcake Shaped Throw Pillows: And if cupcakes are more your jam, there is this mouthwatering duo. But not only does this realistic pillow look scrumptious—it also smells just as good. That’s right, this cool and crazy throw pillow is vanilla scented!
Pug Throw Pillow: Its hard to resist a pillow that gives you puppy dog eyes like this cutie. This pup is machine washable and filled with cushy cotton down fill. So not only is he an adorable addition to any dog lover’s home, but he is also highly practical.
Pusheen Cat Throw Pillow: Adopt the internet’s favorite cat and let him make your home look both adorable and fabulous. This Pusheen throw pillow is squishy and huggable, covered in supremely soft fabric. He measures 15 inches.
Realistic Cat Throw Pillow: And if you want a realistic cat, it doesn’t get much more life-like than this. This 100% handmade pillow can be customized based on a picture of your feline friend. A fantastic memorial piece for those furry friends that have passed.
Flower Shaped Throw Pillow: If you are looking for nature-inspired decor or pillows with lots of color, definitely give this trio a whirl. Their unique shape will liven up any space, while their bold color is sure to draw the eye.
Cloud Shaped Throw Pillow: This sleepy cloud is an affordable addition to any nursery. Place on a rocking chair for some lumbar support and a decorative touch. Or, use in a kid’s room to decorate their bed.
Star And Moon Shaped Pillow: And if your sleepy cloud need a few friends, there is always this duo. When paired with the cloud, they create sky theme that feels serene yet youthful. This star and moon are handmade by Prosto Concept, crafted from cotton and polyester.
Rainbow Throw Pillow: Need another pillow for your sky theme pillow collection? Give it a bit of whimsy with this fun rainbow! Encouraging Review: “Love this pillow! I purchased it for my daughter’s new big girl bed and she adores it and so do I. It’s so soft, the colors brighten up the bed, and she loves to use as her primary pillow when it’s not being used as decoration. Highly recommend!”
Lil BB-8 Throw Pillow: Show off your style with some Star Wars home decor. This Lil BB-8 pillow from episode 7 measures almost a foot long, making it ideal for the sofa or a chair. Want a classic character? Darth Vader is also available.
Shell Shaped Throw Pillows: Feel like the Little Mermaid right in your own home with a few shell-shaped pillows. These luxe velvet throw pillows come in multiple colors and are completely handmade. Whether you are going for an Under the Sea theme or a coastal vibe, they will not disappoint!
Curved Pebble Shaped Throws: These pillows will rock your socks off! Well, at the very least, they will look great in your home. They come in a set of 6 and are available in 3 shades of grey. A quirky addition to any bedroom or play space. If you want even more realistic looking rock pillows, they are available here.
Heart Shaped Fur Pillow: This heart pillow is fun, soft, and versatile. Throw it on a bed for an instant cuddle buddy or put it in a kids’ playroom to incorporate some texture. Available in multiple colors.
Contemporary Black & White Decorative Throw Pillows: You don’t have to worry about mixing and matching with these pillows because they already come in a perfectly curated collection. Whether lined up on a bench or strewn across a sofa, they will always look chic and cohesive.
Leather Decorative Pillow: If you love the look of leather but don’t want to upgrade your furniture, this pillow provides an affordable solution. It has an easy wipe surface that makes sticky hands and spills a worry of the past. Plus, It is available in multiple colors, so it is sure to blend with any color palette.
Woven Decorative Pillow: This plush pillow is overflowing with texture and bohemian charm. It has a woven design that blends a variety of colors and textures. But all of them have one thing in common—they’re amazingly soft!
Beige Decorative Pillow with Tassels: And for those who like the woven look but want something a bit more toned down, this one is for you. Encouraging Review: “This pillow is gorgeous and really pulls the couch together. It’s durable and passed the 5-month-old puppy test. She attacks the tassels any chance she gets and it’s held up wonderfully!”
Tribal Decorative Pillow with Woven Texture: This pillow may not have bold color, but it doesn’t need any with its enchanting tribal patterning. Add with solid colored cushions to ensure it is the star of the show or add to a dark sofa for a punch of contrast.
Blush Throw Pillows: These blush pillows will add a whisper of color to a light and bright space, while still allowing it to feel soft and calming. We adore the extra touch of intrigue that the zigzag pattern adds to this design. Available in multiple colors.
Bold Geometric Throw Pillow: For those that want a pink pillow that is bold and bright, we haven’t forgotten about you! This coral pillow, with its geometric design, will instantly become a focal point in your home.
Blue Embroidered Decorative Pillow: Then there is always this textured blue pillow if you want a design that feels a bit more luxurious. Embroidered raffia and oversized tassels are the showstoppers of this piece, with its muted colors amplifying their presence. Also available in Moss or Coastal Blue.
Luxury Decorative Pillows: The quilted pattern on these pillows is based on Finn Juhl’s watercolours from 1954. No matter whether you choose grey or blue, their soft fabric and captivating design will give your decor a luxurious touch.
Quilted Lumbar Pillow: Give your home office an extra boost of style and comfort with this quilted lumbar pillow. It will make your desk chair look extra cozy and provide your lower back with a bit of extra support. Don’t have a home office? No problem! This pillow would also look super chic in an armchair or on the bed.
Christmas Decorative Pillow: Don’t be a Grinch and show off your holiday spirit with this decorative pillow. It is handmade with fuzzy New Zealand wool and has a color scheme inspired by the lights on a Christmas tree. And with this pillow, if you have too much eggnog and spill something on it, the cover is removable for easy cleaning.
Velvet Throw Pillows: While these soft velvet pillow would also work fabulously for holiday decor, they can also be enjoyed all year long. Their simplicity and affordable price make them perfect to pair with more ornate pillows. Available in multiple colors.
Yellow Decorative Pillow with Pom Poms: However, if you do crave some flair on a velvet pillow, there is always these rays of sunshine with pom-pom embellishments. They have thousands of 5-star reviews, are available in 7 sizes, and come in 20 colors.
Crushed Velvet Round Decorative Pillow: Vary up the shape of your pillows by throwing in a round throw pillow like this one. It is made from soft velvet—which makes it look far more expensive than it is—and it is available in 7 colors.
Pink Decorative Pillow with Fringe: A bohemian pillow with a touch of femininity. This beautiful pillow will help finish off any bed with its varying textures and embroidered detailing. Its solid color makes it easy to integrate into any space, and it is also available in Navy or Grey.
Personalized Decorative Pillow: An anniversary gift that you can proudly display in your home. This personalized pillow will be customized with your details, giving your decor the personal touch that will set it apart from the crowd. This sweet momento also makes a wonderful wedding gift for the couple that seems to have everything.
Decorative Bird Pillows: Bird watchers and animal lovers will both adore this set of pillows. This trio includes the cases only, but they are perfect for slipping over your existing pillows. A simple way to change up your decor with the seasons without having to stash bulky pillows.
Animal Decorative Throw Pillow: And if you prefer you animal decor to have a bit more personality, this sassy zebra certainly isn’t lacking in that department. Encouraging Review: “Adorable addition to the silver and pink decor in my grandkids bedroom. Added a bit of whimsy and just the right color of pink to go with the throw at the end of the bed.”
Elephant Decorative Pillow: Everyone will feel the need to address the elephant in the room when you display this pillow. It is not only adorable, but it is available in 2 sizes and the cover is made from a cotton blend that is less prone to wrinkling and shrinking.
Kids Decorative Pillow: Whether you’re embracing a beach theme for a bedroom or just can’t get enough of birds, these pillows are for you. This series was inspired by the wildlife of the Galapagos Islands and proceeds from these pillows go towards the conservation efforts. So not only do you get unmatched style with these pillows, but you are also helping to make a difference.
Nautical Decorative Pillow: Never lose your way with this compass pillow. A must-have for a pirate-themed bedroom, beach house, or nautical-inspired home. This round pillow also makes a superb gift for the traveler or adventurer in your life.
Orange Decorative Pillow: Show off your love of nature and your killer style with this flower pillow. It is made from 100% cotton and has a contemporary poppy motif. Love the pattern but not the color? Get this pillow in one of the other shades, such as Teal, Green, Grey, or Yellow.
Faux Fur Decorative Pillows: Instantly add texture and coziness to a room with these fur faux pillows. They are available in multiple colors and have a plush feel that makes them look and feel extra comfy.
Mermaid Sequin Decorative Pillow: Guests won’t be able to keep their hands off of this cushion. Run your hand over it one way and it reveals gold sequins, then go the other way and it turns pink again. A glitzy and fun pillow that you don’t want to miss. Also available in Teal, Gold, and Copper.
Gold Decorative Pillow: Sometimes all it takes is a bit of gold to glam up a home, and this pillow can help. Its elegant sheen makes it a glamorous addition to sofas, dressing rooms, or benches. The perfect example of a home accent that is both chic and cozy. Also available in Silver or Copper.
Floral Decorative Pillow: You never have to worry about these flowers wilting. They are a textural delight that will add flair to any space that you put them in. If you love the pattern but aren’t a fan of the beige, this pillow is available in multiple colors. Including bold shades like Red and Yellow.
Triangular Outdoor Decorative Pillow: Down-filled, eco-friendly, and suitable for outdoors. Give your patio or balcony a finishing touch with this triangular pillow. It is available in 15 shades, so not only are you sure to find a color that suits your taste, but it is the ideal decorative pillow to accent your outdoor color scheme or add a fresh pop of color. Available in hard to find shades like Lime Green, Bright Orange, or Yellow.
Decorative Pillows for Outdoors: And if you like the idea of color choices but want a pillow in a more traditional shape, this option has you covered! It is available in a whopping 29 colors and has over 1000 raving reviews. This highly recommended pillow is wrapped in water-resistant Sunbrella fabric, making it great for everywhere from the poolside to the balcony.
Outdoor Decorative Pillows: And finally, if your outdoor decor is craving some subtle patterning there is this blue and white beauty. These pillows are stuffed with recycled fiberfill, making them a more eco-friendly choice. Plus, they are extra firm, so they are ideal to use as a lumbar support in rocking chairs or on any outdoor furniture.