Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Sunroom Pillow Update

I needed pillows for my sofa that I upholstered with drop cloths here, and I asked you all to vote here.  I totally loved hearing your input!  This is the pillow grouping you all voted as number 1:


The pillows in this picture total about $400.00, and since I only paid $60 in materials to redo the sofa ( which the cats and dog lounge on daily)  this is what I ended up with from World Market for under $50.00. The orange pillow is a dotted fabric that reverses to gold-ish yellow dots.  The floral is very similar to Schumacher's Hot House Flowers I've been dying over.   I had the two navy faux-imperial trellis pillows from Home Depot already. I need to get a throw with orange/rust colors next.


Thank you so much for your votes, and I am happy with the look I achieved for less.  Now I need to come up with the PERFECT pillows for my living room sofa, and I am willing to spend more on those.  I've spent as much as $200 on a Trina Turk pillow before and felt a tad guilty about that.  What's the most expensive pillow  you've bought?

-Nancy


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15 comments:

  1. Oh, that floral is gorgeous, they work perfectly with your gallery wall and rug. I can't believe you accomplished that for under $50!

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  2. I love that floral pillow too!

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  3. LOVE the navy trellis pillows. Perfect. xo

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  4. Great choices, Nancy (and friends)! Love what you found.
    I have spend $350.00 on pillows before, but I realize now how ridiculous that was. I still use them though, so maybe not. I would not spend that now unless it was needlepoint or some other pillow that I could not live without!
    Happy Tuesday.
    Teresa
    xoxo

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  5. Gorgeous! The pop of rust/orange against the blue is perfect. I have such a difficult time buying expensive pillows. I like to switch them up too much. I usually make my own :).

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  6. matrazenbezug24.deJune 26, 2012 at 2:22 PM

    Amazing design.Very nice collection of pillows with good deals .

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  7. HAPPY, HAPPY ANNIVERSARY, B!!

    Nancy, pillows look wonderful. I love them grouped in the middle. Beautiful vignette. And, I didn't know Home Depot sells pillows?? Those match your rug so well.

    Cheers,
    Loi

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  8. I love the whole thing, especially the gallery wall.Happy anniversary, Bethany.

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  9. Love your pics! I have a bad pillow fetish as well. You should see the favorites in my Etsy account - 10 pages of pillows!

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  10. Hmmmmm ... the most expensive pillow I've bought? I don't really keep track ... I'd probably be scared! I will admit to having a very pricey ($400+) pillow made for a client. It was the fabric that was super expensive - an amazing Sunbrella that you never would have believed was Sunbrella!

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  11. My really really favorite part of this room is that fabulous gallery wall you have!! It is beautiful and the pillows you chose are perfect! Love sharing the process with you!

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  12. Hi Nancy!!! GOOD JOB! Doesn't it feel good when you know you got a good deal?

    AND YES, I AM AWARE OF ISABELLE DE BORCHGRAVE! Oh yeah, she and Miss Clara are my muses!! THANK YOU FOR SHARING! Anita

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  13. Great choices. I love the impact of the artwork on the wall behind the couch. Great space!

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  14. I used that same floral from WM at the beach house. I love it and I actually changed out the inserts to down ones that I found at Ikea for 7.99!!!!! Great job!

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