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Chevron Print Decorative Throw Pillows

Fall is almost here. The sounds and smells of fall will surround us everywhere we go. The colors of fall are inspiring redecorating in many homes. Who doesn't love dressing their home with new colors each season? Who loves pillows??? There’s no easier way to change up the look of a room than switching out pillow covers.

Chevron pillows allow you to use many of your favorite colors at once. The chevron print pillows are made up of colorful inverted “v” shapes. This design has historical significance as it has many forms of ancient art, such as pottery and stone carvings. So bring some art to your home with chevron pillows!


Throw Pillows Chevron BlueThrow Pillows Chevron Blue
Price: $39.99


Chevron Blue Pillow Without InsertChevron Blue Pillow Without Insert
Cotton 18 x 18 square COVER ONLY

Price: $29.99


Throw Pillows Chevron RedThrow Pillows Chevron Red
Price: $39.99


Red Chevron Pillow Without InsertRed Chevron Pillow Without Insert
Cotton 18 x 18 square COVER ONLY

Price: $29.99


Chevron Pillows Red MissoniChevron Pillows Red Missoni
Two 17"square pillows

Price: $89.00


Chevron Pillows Red Missoni CoversChevron Pillows Red Missoni Covers
2 COVERS ONLY

Price: $69.00


Chevron Pillows Missoni GrayChevron Pillows Missoni Gray
Two 17"square pillows

Price: $89.00


Chevron Pillows Missoni Gray CoversChevron Pillows Missoni Gray Covers
2 COVERS ONLY

Price: $69.00




Trending Chevron Pillows Design Ideas

The chevron pattern of these pillows has shown up in numerous industries. Chevron pillows and their design are found frequently in modern day interior design, fashion, architecture, advertising and web design. But chevron is not new. It throws back to classic Bargello designs.

Bargello Decorative Throw Pillows

For anyone interested in decorative fabrics or textiles, bargello has a captivating history.
The images to the right illustrate the design with rounded edges and with pointed ones, the latter are more commonly called flame stitch.

No one really knows where Barello originated. It's an Italian word and the Italians are known for it. But there are scholarly hypotheses that the embroidered needlework technique was originally done in Hungary and that when a Hungarian married a Medici, the Florentines adopted the motifs. In Italian, Bargello is also referred to as Hungarian Point. There is a Bargello Museum in Florence. Wouldn't that be a fun place to visit!
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Recently there was a fascinating panel discussion at The Cooper Hewitt National Museum of Design in conjunction with the Sonia Delauney show. One of the panelists was Luca Missoni. He said that the French painter and designer Sonia Delauney(1885-1979) had greatly influenced his mother, Rosita and the Missoni designs which are fabulous examples of bargello or flamestitch like motifs.
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Sonia Delaunay in her studio, Paris 1920s
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The Missonis
Bargello is also sometimes called zig zag, chevron or flame stitch. According to Apartment Therapy, flamestitch is all the rage in home decor these days.

Bargello or Zig zag designs are classic decorative motifs. They even have their own Wikipedia pages.


The chevron pattern has been around for centuries so why the popularity of chevron pillows now? It goes back to the fashion industry, where Missoni has been praised as the chevron master. Our pillows look a lot like the real Missoni chevron pillows. The Missoni fashion house became well known for its knitwear created with birght colors and geometric patterns like the chevron print. Before the influx of chevron the Prior to the infamous zig zag pattern mostly indicated that something was Missoni. Now you know the history of these chevron pillows and you can decorate in any way you want.







Chevron Pillows