Boudoir Pillows: perfect accents for your bedroom retreat

A boudoir pillow is a small toss pillow used as an accent in the bedroom. Often seen in antique photos placed on a fainting couch or boudoir backless sofa, these small pillows are just as useful in today’s modern d‚cor.

Boudoir pillows can be found in roll styles which is a pillow that is long and round, perfect for placing behind your neck when relaxing in bed or reading. Pillows in the boudoir style are often found in rectangular shapes or even bow shapes. You’ll often find them embellished with lace and decorative buttons.

Croscill’s Vivian bedding ensemble includes a pillow for the boudoir.

The 15 inch by 20 inch pillow has 100% polyester fiber fill. The cover, in pale green and bronze with floral and scroll motifs, is 85% polyester and 15% rayon and can be spot cleaned. This boudoir type pillow can provide the finishing touch to your Vivian bedding set.

Pierre Duex, French country designer, offers a boudoir roll pillow that is in the classic French provincial style.

This 6 by 18 inch pillow has a hidden zipper in the cover for easy cleaning. Feather and down comprise the filling and the cover is Anet yellow stripes. This pillow combines with the Pierre Duex Exclusive bedding ensemble.

In fact, many designer bed sets will include a boudoir style pillow with the bedding sets.

You can have a perfectly matched pillow by buying the boudoir optional pillow with your bedding order. However, don’t limit yourself to just matching pillows. A solid color pillow of the boudoir type can mix and match with many different bedding sets.

Or a bright print pillow can blend with several bedding sets you may already have. With the popularity of piles of pillows on the bed today, don’t forget the boudoir option for the top of the stack; these pillows add the perfect elegant finishing touch to your bedroom.