Happy Cushions For Happy Homes

9 May 2013 0


These days I am busy scouting for the perfect new sofa for my home. I was considering colourful sofas, big sofas, small ones, dark ones, bright ones. For the moment, I’ve come to one conclusion: I want a neutrally coloured sofa cause I am too much in love with cushions. I mean all kind of cushions. Ethnic ones, graphic ones, bold ones, pastely ones and so on. Hence, I need a neutral background to make them work on the sofa.

So I thought it’s cool to share some new cushion designs with you that I’ve spotted recently and really liked. So here we go with a little European ‘cushion tour’: 

France: Juliette Beaupin

The charming, Paris based French designer adds happiness to your home with colourful cushions with geometric patterns (see also top image). Simple yet playful, the cushions by Juliette Beaupin are all created in her little Parisian studio with lots of passion. For the future, I will put happy French cushions right next to macarons on my souvenir list! HERE you can see more of Juliette’s work.  

England: Chocolate Creative

The folks at Chocolate Creative are dead-on when it comes to cushion design. The cushions with photographic prints of nature sights and landscapes perfectly transmit the hipster vibe of ‘back to nature’ and taking the outdoors in. These cushions will not only make a statement on your sofa but on your bed, too. I fell like I need one…

Germany: Philuko

Philuko is the design label of Germany based Julia Schenk. She creates unique handmade home accessories and her cushions combine her various design approaches – from typography, to photography and illustrative art. These cushions seem very urban and cool to me. Want, want!

Hope you liked today’s little ‘cushion Eurovision’. Let me know which label is your favorite!

Photography via Juliette Beaupin (room shots by Premier Reg’Art), Chocolate Creative, Philuko


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  • Reply tinajo 9 May 2013 at 06:51

    I adore those from Chocolate Creative – gorgeous! 🙂

  • Reply Elli 9 May 2013 at 07:07

    i live them all!!!

  • Reply carolin h 9 May 2013 at 07:17

    Eine wundervolle Auswahl – ich liebe philuko und habe inzwischen vier ihrer Kissen! Aber die aus Frankreich dürften auch sofort bei mir einziehen! Liebe Grüße in meine schöne alte Heimat!!!

  • Reply bine 9 May 2013 at 08:23

    Eine tolle Auswahl! Die Kissen aus Frankreich gefallen mir richtig gut. Ich mag grafische Formen sehr gern. Im Moment habe ich alle Kissen auf meiner Couch selbst genäht – eine kunterbunte Mischung, sowohl in der Farbe als auch im Material.

    Liebe Grüße!

  • Reply Oum 9 May 2013 at 09:35

    I am a compulsive buyer when it comes to cushion but Pinterest helped me to calm down my urges 🙂 Beautiful selection btw

  • Reply julia I mintlametta 9 May 2013 at 13:27

    such a great eurovision interior contest – guess all that stuff would fit perfectly to a grey sofa (my favorite colour for it) * already looking forward to see which sofa will be the winner at your home, julia

  • Reply Eleni Psyllaki 9 May 2013 at 14:20

    Hehe, 12 points for France 😉
    Love your choices Igor! Filakia apo thn poly vroxeri Kriti!

  • Reply raina @A Stylist's Life 9 May 2013 at 18:32

    Haha I’m in the middle of sofa shopping as well- so much to love out there. I def need to get those Chocolate Creative pillows for whatever sofa I choose.

  • Reply LatteLisa LisaHjalt 9 May 2013 at 18:33

    I like the idea of a neutral sofa and cushion Eurovision sounds so much better than the real thing!

    I am, surprisingly, drawn to the English cushions. I say surprisingly because this is probably a style I wouldn’t go for, but I find myself really liking them. I especially like the one shown in the bedroom but I like it just as much on a chair.

  • Reply navucko. 10 May 2013 at 14:39

    ein träumchen!!

  • Reply Beauty Follower 10 May 2013 at 15:41

    Τα μαξιλάρια με τα τοπία ειναι καταπληκτικά!

  • Reply Igor Josifovic 11 May 2013 at 08:59

    Thank you all for your votes:-))) I see the European selection left a good impression!

  • Reply ALL ABOUT CHOCOLATE CREATIVE... 13 May 2013 at 22:20

    Hi Igor, such a nice surprise to see my cushions in your lovely blog, I am working on some new designs which I hope people like them as much as these ones. Nice selection and post title, Bring Eurovision on!

  • Reply Mac 16 May 2013 at 20:47

    I’m torn between England and Germany. Decisions are hard. I’d probably have to buy them all and switch them out. Architect Tampa Bay FL

  • Reply mathilda murray 24 May 2013 at 11:34

    My favourite is the mountain with sun cushion!!!! absolutely stunning!

    BTW Igor, you should definitely participate in this little contest with your great ideas / interior designs….


    xx Mathilda

  • Reply Krishka Kriska 31 May 2013 at 21:11

    these pillows are adorable!all of them-no exemption!

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