Is your room very serious? Is your couch too gray? At fun cushions are super high and are a very creative way of printing your personality in the living room, bedroom or any space you imagine. With them you can renew the environments from time to time bringing color and joy, spending little and adding your personal touch. In addition to the traditional place on the sofa, fun cushions are perfect for the decoration of the rooms and also for children's environments, such as play spaces and baby's room.
There is a plethora of patterns, shapes and textures for fun cushions for you to mix and compose your environments today, such as those in the form of cute little foods such as donuts, pizza and ice cream, animals and small plants, geometric prints , those with fun phrases, or those that refer to pop culture with their characters, superheroes, movies, cartoons, video games and TV series.
And best of all: many of them are for sale in decorating shops or can be made without problems in your home if you are a DIY person!
Fun cushions do not necessarily have to match each other, but harmony and interaction with the environment should be the main idea in mind when making this kind of decor. If you want to see some tips on choosing sofa pillows , you can check our article dedicated to this..
There you will find some valuable tips on combining colors between the cushions.
When it comes to fun cushions specifically, the combination of prints can be done in several ways, and the three main ones are:
- Same color palette : In this type of combination it is only to choose cushions with the same color palette, even if the cushions are super different both in the print, material, shape and texture.
- Same background colors : This technique combines patterned pads bound by the background, and is ideal for smaller or more centralized prints.
- Tone tone between prints : Choose a fun cushion as the main item and from there choose other cushions with details in the same tones.
60 fun ideas and pillow models + DIY tutorials
Now that you have an idea of what you can do, let the images inspire you and make your environments even more relaxed and full of personality:
Image 01 - Leaving smiles in any more serious environment.
Image 02 - Delights on the couch: ice cream, donut and even a piece of cake!
Image 03 - For fans of crosswords and board games.
Picture 04 - Cushion made with pompoms only to fill the armchair with color.
Picture 05 - Fun and home-made: how about giving a little more color on your cushions with a little paint for fabric?
Image 06 - Very glitzy and glamorous with hearts made with metallic fabrics.
Picture 07 - Follow the rabbit to the nearest armchair! References to your favorite movies, books, and stories.
Image 08 - Colorful and tropical fruits to brighten any place.
Image 09 - To enjoy the party on the floor: cushions work as futtons.
Picture 10 - To match the environment! Lego soft pads for bedtime and play.
Picture 11 - Enhance a smooth print cushion with a simple design and a little brightness.
Picture 12 - Give your bed more color and fun with some pillows.
Picture 13 - Simple pillows with phrases of your choice.
Image 14 - Work with different colors in the same pattern.
Picture 15 - Colorful and cuddly rainbow mini-cushions.
Picture 16 - If you have a room with several stamped elements, invest in simpler prints or plain colored cushions.
Picture 17 - Cushion with the suits for those who loves to join the friends to play cards.
Picture 18 - Candy colors on the cushions to contrast with darker colors.
Image 19 - Further customize your pads with beads and sequins.
Image 20 - Fun and metallic prints.
Picture 21 - Plush that works like cushion: Pink flamingo to bring freshness and the tropical climate.
Picture 22 - Think of prints that make funny references to other items in your home.
Picture 23 - Pillows in different formats.
Picture 24 - Pillows-colorful and printed letters to form words and even sentences!
Picture 25 - Because we love fast food.
Picture 26 - More cute food: Happy cookie.
Image 27 - Little crochet.
Take a look at the video tutorial we selected at the end of the article!
Image 28 - Look for fabrics with different patterns that talk to other elements in your room.
Picture 29 - A"serious"cushion to mark the place of the kings of the sofa.
Picture 30 - Filling Emoji Room: Select your favorite emojis to decorate your room.
Picture 31 - A simple print already gives more personality to your room!
Picture 32 - Cushions for the summer: flamingos, ice cream and berries bring more refreshment to your home in this hot season!
Image 33 - Deconstructed fruit: another way to bring more fun berries into your home.
Image 34 - Add little pompons on your flat pillows to give more personality and texture to your composition.
Picture 35 - Think of a set of pillows that are completed by the drawing.
Picture 36 - References that talk with the pillows: incorporate your pillows into the decor, they can compose very well with pictures, maps and creative lamps.
Image 37 - A pile of cuddly Donuts to jump on top.
Giant donuts tutorial at the end of the article
Picture 38 - Arrows, dogs, cactus... Everything you like.
Cactus cushion tutorial at the end of the article
Picture 39 - Another example of stamped pillow sets.
Picture 40 - Cushion to celebrate the New Year!
Picture 41 - Humanized animals with suit, tie and even hat!
Picture 42 - Mix colors and prints again and make your home more fun.
Picture 43 - Joyful colors and personality in the cradle of your baby.
Image 44 - Enjoy embroidering (or embroidering yourself!)
Picture 45 - Fun and improbable: Have a giant carrot in the living room armchair!
Picture 46 - Cushion comic strip straight.
Picture 47 - Christmas decorations.
Picture 48 - Holographic cushion with colorful pompom for a more fun future.
Picture 49 - A funny touch on the phrases of the pillows.
Picture 50 - Fun pets and baby cushions.
Picture 51 - Another way to personalize your pillows at home with few materials: glue in gold embossed.
Picture 52 - Turn your sofa into piano with cushion-keys.
Image 53 - Texture and shape of pineapple in crochet.
Picture 54 - Mix pillows together with pillows.
Picture 55 - For those who can not decide the prints: abstract and colorful shapes to decorate your room.
Image 56 - Cute prints and puns as souvenirs.
Image 57 -"HELLO", a communicative cushion.
Picture 58 - Pizza with stuffing of cuddly hearts: a delight to eat with the eyes.
Image 59 - Stamps of personalities and images of pop culture.
Picture 60 - In your neutral set of cushions, add a little color and personality.
How to make fun cushions step by step
Do you feel like making your own fun cushions at home? Check out the DIY tutorials we've set aside for you to get inspired and learn from the easiest techniques to do from scratch.
1. Crochet foil cushion
For anyone who already ventures into the art of crochet, take a look at that step-by-step to put together a round pillow with a little face. Then you can use it as a base to create other animals and decorate your entire room!
2. DIY burger cushion, milkshake and fries
For you who would rather not venture into the world of sewing, this tutorial will show you how to make cushions inspired by super cute fast-food items with felt, foam and hot glue.
3. Cushion DIY in giant donut format
In this video you will learn how to work with greater proportions when sewing and making your giant Donut, using sewing machine (or needle and thread), hot glue, fabric and styrofoam for filling.
4. Ice cream, biscuit and marshmallow cushions.
An easy DIY with a wonderful finish! You will only need a few materials to make everything perfect. The colored knit marshmallow is easy to make and can be made with hot glue, sewing machine or hand-sewn. The biscuit is made with a microfiber blanket to look good and has details with a crochet line.
5. Felt DIY Foam Cushion
Another pillow tutorial inspired by the little foxes! For those who are more adept at following the step-by-step instructions for making cushions and pets, this felt fox is shown in the smallest detail in this tutorial.
6. Cushion DIY cushion
A simple DIY for the perfect minimalist decor! In this video we have two cactus cushions, for the first one that is in cactus format: the main materials are green felt, hot glue and filling. For the second, you will use school rubber to stamp and stamp small cacti on a neutral background. Easy, beautiful and cheap!