Pillows are a perennial way to give your living areas a burst of color and texture each season. This fall, look for vintage touches and handcrafted details, such as crewel and embroidery, in a range of designs - from traditional botanical to modern geometric.
The Yasmine pillow is a whimsical fall garden piece with two-tone oranges, plums and greens on chocolate microsuede. Measures 18 inches square, $39.95. Details: Crate & Barrel, http://crateandbarrel.com.
This graphic-print pillow cove features red and white crewel on a 20-inch square and will make a cozy pairing with your favorite throw. $49 cover; $16 down-blend insert. The Hayley embroidered lumbar pillow, with its colorful vintage flowers, is too pretty to keep hidden behind your back. Measures 16 inches by 26 inches. $39 cover, $18 down-blend insert. Details: Pottery Barn, http://potterybarn.com.
This embroidered floral pillow is a good seasonal-transition pillow with contrasting blues, greens, yellow/golds and a touch of fuchsia. Measures 22 inches square. $88. Details: Anthropologie, http://anthropologie.com.
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The Anastasia is a romantic, family heirloom-type pillow that features rich velvet and silk, lace, beading and fringe. Measures 19 inches by 24 inches. $425. Details: http://pkflowers.net.
- Paige McGlothlin,