12 Marvelous Ways to Use Velvet in Your Home

12 Marvelous Ways to Use Velvet in Your Home

The velvet trend is strong right now. There’s something so wonderful about rubbing your hand over a silky smooth velvet fabric. Many people struggle with where to incorporate this luxurious fabric in their homes, so here are twelve ideas to get you on your way to a velvet-adorned home!

1. Couch – Perhaps one of the most difficult to implement, yet also one of the most rewarding, a velvet couch can instantly add glamour to a living space. Think of it as an investment piece, as this timeless fabric is unlikely to go out of style anytime soon. Check out a few of our favorite blue velvet sofas and green velvet sofas for inspiration…

2. Side Chair – A cozy place to relax, a velvet side chair can add just the right amount of glamour to a living room without being overbearing.

Blue Velvet Tufted Wingback Chair

Emily Henderson

Pink Tufted Velvet Chair

Glitter Guide

3. Headboard – Whether tufted or smooth, velvet headboards are divine!

Dark Red Tufted Velvet Headboard with White Fur Throw


Dark Blue Velvet Headboard in Neutral Bedroom

Noelle Micek

4. Pillows – Easy to use with your existing decor, velvet pillows will make any couch more plush.

Mauve Velvet Pillow on White Couch

caitlin wilson

Blush Pink Velvet Pillow

Vintage Rose

5. Curtains – These dark gray velvet curtains look spectacular. A gold or brass curtain rod really tops things off.

Dark Grey Curtains with Chandelier and Marble Table

Hunted Interior

Navy Blue Curtains with Glass Table and White Chairs

Emily Henderson

Dark Pink Velvet Curtains

Urban Outfitters

6. Bench Cushion – This blush pink velvet bench would look wonderful in an entryway or bedroom.

Pink Velvet Daybed Cushion Bench

Urban Outfitters

7. Dining Chairs – How lovely do these bright green velvet dining chairs look next to this natural wood dining table? They command attention and beautifully reflect the natural light.

Green Velvet Dining Room Chairs

Nate Berkus

8. Floor Cushion – A casual way to introduce velvet to your space, floor cushions are a great option for using velvet in your home!

Blush Pink Velvet Floor Pillows

Urban Outfitters

9. Throw Blanket – Yes, even throw blankets come in velvet!

Green Velvet Throw on Bed

Jonas Ingerstedt

10. Ottoman – Another glamorous option for the living room, is a pink velvet ottoman such as these below:

Hot Pink Velvet Ottoman


Blush Pink Velvet Ottoman

SMP Living

11. Vanity Stool – This tufted velvet vanity stool makes wonderful use of the velvet fabric.

Golden Yellow Tufted Stool in front of Gold Vanity

Stacey Cohen

12. On the Table! – From the simple velvet ribbon tie for utensils, to a long draping velvet tablecloth, making velvet work in your dining space can be as minimal or extravagant as you like!

Orange Velvet Utensil Tie


Blue Velvet Tablecloth


Have you used velvet in your home?

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  1. I just added a green velvet couch to my living room and it is amazing! Great roundup!

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