These sheepskin decorative pillows are available in the colors Beige, Charcoal, and Truffle. The long wool fur reflects the natural curl of lambs. A favorite decorating choice for its natural texture and soft elements, these pillows from Auskin have beauty and timeless appeal. They’re chic yet perfect for snuggling. See all the selections of Auskin pillows, rugs, and home accessories at DefiningElegance.com.
DefiningElegance.com has been offering luxurious decorative pillows and bedding from Kevin O’Brien Studio for many years. The very popular velvet pillows, duvets, shams, and throws are handcrafted using a devoré technique that creates a “burnout” effect and are dyed using customized colors. Other home accessories are created using embellished linens, printing, and shibori techniques.
The following is an interview with Kevin O’Brien, published by the PatternObserver.com, a blog for textile designers. It takes us behind the scenes to see how this gifted artist finds the inspiration for his designs, details about the creative process and his talented staff, and how he got his start in the home textile industry.
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Photography by Michael Spain Smith
This custom bedding from Traditions Linens adds the wow factor to any modern bedroom. The Arabesque design of the duvet, shams and decorative pillows adds excitement to any bedroom. Kari Natural Flanged Sham, Cassia Decorative Sham,Corded sham with horn button and Kashmina Camel blankets complete the ensemble decor.
Lili Alessandra embroidered pillows exude an old world charm. The Mirrors collection marries tiny mirrors with intricate embroidery on linen for a unique collection of decorative pillows and a throw. Available in three colorways: Straw, Fawn and Seafoam.
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Simple Syrup Design House offers a unique brand of artistic pillows from the artwork of Danielle Duer. The Blossom pillow series shown above features Orange Blossom and Cherry Blossom. Created in bold, beautiful color combinations and layered images, these unusual decorative pillows keep the viewer mesmerized. Each pillow has a small hand painted flower on the bottom right corner by the artist. All pillows are digitally printed on a linen/cotton canvas front with a medium weight cotton blend fabric for the back.
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Be sure to visit Defining Elegance often to see all our fabulous collections. Our creative team constantly updates our web site with new and exciting textiles including fine linens, bedding ensembles, decorative pillows, draperies, area rugs, table linens, and more.
Born from sketches, the People and Places decorative pillows from Kevin O’Brien Studio offer interesting points of view of ordinary people in some fabulous locations and settings such as the NY Library, the Philadelphia Orchestra, a Paris cafe, and the Piazza Navona in Rome. It’s like looking through a camera’s lens and capturing a moment in time. These colorful new introductions of artistic pillows will bring a unique aesthetic to your home decor and invite conversation. Some pillows also have a unexpected back view that complements the front. All pillows come with zipper closure and a feather-down insert.
This new watercolor series from Kevin O’Brien captures the beauty of coastal life in decorative pillows the same way a painting can touch our emotions. The activity of lobster boats, recreational boating, and nature’s dramatic sunrises and sunsets gives the sense of a relaxed and casual resort town or a quaint European village. While taking in the magnificent colors and detail, one can only imagine nearby historical taverns, charming bed and breakfasts, and restaurants serving up fresh steaming lobsters. No matter how they affect the viewer, these decorative pillows are small works of art that will be appreciated and enjoyed. You can almost smell the salt air.
Kevin O’Brien Studio specializes in creating beautiful fabrics that are used in his collections of bedding, throws, decorative pillows, draperies, and other home textiles. Customized dyes in luscious colors and specially treated velvets create this amazing classic paisley design. Kevin’s concept of using color groups of different designs, textures, and fibers, allows you to assemble decorative pillows or combine different bedding components for maximum impact.
The Paisley velvet decorative pillow can be paired with most any other velvet pillow, Shibori, woodgrain print, or embellished linen for a unique display of texture and color. Whether you choose Kevin O’Brien pillows for your bed or sofa, the Paisley pillow will make an artistic statement.
This decorative pillow from Kevin O’Brien showcases the subtle nuances of wood grain in a soft velvet. Dyes are mixed in customized colors and several layers are applied to give each pillow its unique appearance. A variety of sizes and colors are available in this collection to please most any decorating style or color scheme.