A decorative throw pillow is typically a small, decorative type of pillow. Throw pillows are usually placed on sofas or armchairs but are also frequently used on a bed and day beds. Discount Throw pillows serve both an aesthetic and a functional purpose. Decorative pillows are commonly used to tie in color accents within a room, often drawing on the colors in drapes, walls or area rugs.
Throw pillows come in various sizes and shapes. Rectangular, circular and cylindrical throw pillows, called bolsters or neckroll, are also popular.
Throw pillow and decorative cushions are made from a wide range of textiles including silk, leather, micro fiber or faux suede, cotton, linen and hemp. In recent years, decorative pillows have been revived as an artistic medium. Fashion designers have become increasingly attracted to the lucrative home textiles or furnishings market and this has led to a wide range of more embellished looks and styles.