There is a lot of ambiguity when it comes to finding the perfect replacement for your chair, chaise, or rocker. What is the difference between a pad and a cushion? What would meet my needs most? What is more comfortable? Read more
We’re starting a series of posts on a few of our favorite cities throughout the country to see how we can use inspiration from them to create some beautiful rooms. I wanted to start in one of my personal favorite places: New Orleans Read more
If you haven’t noticed by now, Cushion Source has been the source for custom cushions, drapes and pillows for many years. However, after we roll out our latest undertaking, you may tout us as your new source for custom-made bedding. That’s right! Our bedtime story has finally come to life and is truly a dream come true. Cushion Source introduces our new custom bedding; a new way to get cozy, comfortable and catch a better night’s sleep in custom luxury with pure fashion flair.
If you were of nobility in the Middle Ages you would own a chair with welted cushion and it would have been exquisite. In the Spanish Court, only the honored were permitted to sit in chairs that featured elaborately decorated cushions with welting. And in France, the most privileged were permitted to kneel on a welted cushion behind the King in church.
We can definitely say that even to this day cushions with welting have not lost their function or their attraction. Cushions today are accessories as well as a seating comfort. Functionality, however, should not dictate the style of your pillow! Dress it up with welting.