Quality rustic pillows and accent pillows not only make your stay on the sofa or in bed more comfortable; they're also a vital contributor to your home's overall design and appearance. The right rustic style pillows and designer accent pillow combinations give any rustic room that special "sit back and relax" atmosphere that your family and guests will love. The right rustic throw pillows or bedding accent pillows will also help you complete your bedroom design and create a bedding ensemble that you'll love jumping into every night. Rocky Mountain Cabin Decor's rustic pillows as are plush and beautiful as they are functional and well made. We feature ruggedly handsome yet luxurious rustic pillows in a variety of styles, from western themed throw pillows to quaint country accent pillows. Whatever your style preferences and home design tastes, we have all the pillow choices you need to top off any bed, couch, or easy chair in your lodge, cabin, or country home.
Rustic Pillows Buying Guide
Living in nature might sound impractical in the modern times. However, that doesn’t mean you cannot incorporate nature in to your lifestyle. It is always possible to create a natural and rustic feel in your home with some decorations. While doing a rustic decoration to your house, make sure that the ambiance of nature is seen in every part of the house. The window blinds, bedroom linen, wall hangings and flooring are the main areas to be taken care of while having rustic decoration in your home. There are also some accessories that can make your home look rustic. Furniture, lightning, pillows and tables are the additional parts that are to be looked into.
Pillows are used in the bedroom and also on the sofas in the living room or garden. Every home needs pillows for comfort and luxury. While the size and material used in making the pillow depends on its usage and the family member’s requirement, the styling options for pillows are many. If you are looking at adding a rustic look to your home décor, go for rustic pillows for your bedroom and lounge and rustic throw pillows for your living room and patio.
Color of Pillows
The term rustic means dark and rugged. This should perhaps reflect in the colors you choose for the pillows. The color may be red, blue, black or any other dark color. These dark colors have the strong visibility for the eyes of people. They are immediate attention grabbing colors that can add great charm to your rustic décor.
Material Used for Pillows
Rustic pillows can be made from any type of cloth or fabric. The main aspect to be looked for in the cloth is whether the cloth has a rugged surface or not. For example, old denim cloth can be used for making rustic pillows. The denim has a rough surface which is desirable in making these pillows. Cloths made of coarse weave - wool, tweed and suede are the best ones that can be used for making these pillows. The cloth which has a fine surface and hard enough can also be used. Leather is a best example for this type of material that can be used for making rustic pillows.
Designs in the Pillows
The rustic pillows can be made of various designs. The pillows can be made in plain and simple design. Lot of caricatures and pictures can be created on the cloth used for making these pillows. The pictures can be of animals like bear and deer. Various flower designs can also be used on the cloth. The design of the pillows will depend on your creative imagination. However one point to take note of is that the design and rustic look has to go hand in hand. You can also have some special messages created on the cloth to convey your love for someone. This special pillow can be given to a specific person in your family for personal use.
Sizes of Pillows
The pillows can be made in different sizes and shapes. Circle, square, cylinder and rectangle are the various shapes in which the pillows are produced. The size varies depending upon the need and the place where you will use these pillows. Your bedroom needs pillows of big size. The sofas of your house will need small sized throw pillows. Chairs also need pillows of small sizes.
Material in Pillows
Pillows need to have soft material inside them to give you comfort. However rustic pillows can be made into soft or hard types. Sponge, cotton and foam can be used for these soft rustic pillows. These soft pillows can be used for resting purpose. Hard pillows can be made of different clothes which are inserted in the pillow. They are occasionally used for personal use and often used on the sofas for laying your back against them. Soft pillows can be used at all types of places and furniture in your home.
You can also add some additional decorations for your rustic pillows. You can have some laces and designs worked on its sides. Place some pockets in the pillows that can be used by children. If you want to make your pillows look more elaborate then use a velvet cloth for making rustic pillow. Velvet cloth gives a shiny look and decorations make that cloth more eye feasting. Place some threads along the end of the pillow.
While going for rustic pillows make sure that you are also using some rustic furniture like sofas and chairs. Rustic pillows would be more suitable on the rustic furniture and help you in giving your house a rustic or lodge like feel.