Colour matching cushions to your sofa

5 Pieces of white and grey fur and patterned cushions on a sofa.

The sofa is the key piece in most living room interior settings, so getting your cushion selection right is essential to ensure there is a flow in your design.

Make the most of your sofa

Cushions offer you the flexibility to style and restyle to suit seasonal trends and each piece brings colour, texture and pattern to spruce up your living space.

When done right, cushions can make your sofa an inviting focal point in a room. Here, we’ve collated various cushion collections with different sofa colours, to give you an idea of just how easy it is to create a look that you desire.

A contemporary style sofa with different patterned cushions in pink,red and purple

Cushions for a black sofa

Black sofas forms a perfect canvas for strong colours and bold patterns.

The gold accents on the Mangawhai Collection create a strong presence and really pop against a black couch while maintaining an elegant look.

The Rand Collection is ideal for maintaining a black and white colour scheme and for a perfect canvas for you to introduce colourful and bold accents. For a striking and vibrant interior setting, our Nomad Rose Collection would be an excellent choice.

A pair of gold cushion, a pair of cushion in plant design and one chevron design cushion.
two pieces of plain black cushion, one chevron patterned cushion, and and one black and white cushion with square designs
Two Plain Cushion in Orange and Fuchsia, two patterned cushion, one fuchsia rectangular cushion
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Cushions for a beige sofa

Beige sofas come alive when paired with bright summery patterns.

A neutral sofa gives you the freedom to play around with colour — resulting in a vibrant and stylish interior decor. The pale pinks, teals and rust reds on our Calliope Collection provide a warm and welcoming essence while exuding a fashionable and design-worthy flair.

Our Voyager Collection has all the right colours for a flirty and summery look. The striking reds and earthy olive green found on our Loki Pop Collection are friendly to the eye and bring a warm touch to a beige couch.

Three diamond design cushion cover,two plain,one fur and one zigzag in square and rectangular shapes in red,green and white colours.
One plain blue cushion cover, four multi patterned cushion cover in hues of yellow, blue and white. and one rectangular cushion cover.
three multi coloured cushion, two plain dark red cushion, and 1 rectangular cushion in green
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Cushions for a red sofa

Red is fun and charming when paired with subtle prints and soft textures.

To bring comfort to a red couch; layer different cushions in a variety of textures, patterns and colours. Like our Klemens Collection which lends itself beautifully to a red couch and adds a timeless and sophisticated look with its black and white hues.

A dash of pink keeps things friendly and youthful. Our Basia or Saratoga Collections are great for softening the intensity of red and add funkiness and fashionable presence.

1 large cushion cover in dark grey, 2 triangular designed cushion cover , 1 fur cushion cover, one grey cushion cover and a rectangular cushion cover in white and grey
Four cushion with dyed design in blue tones.
4 patterned cushion in Neutral Hues.
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Cushions for a grey sofa

Grey works with light and dark contrasting details to enhance its neutral attractiveness.

Choose Havana Green Collection for a modern look that is fresh and inviting. Lovely shades of green, blu and navy will update a neutral lounge instantly with a blast of colour.

If you are going for something sophisticated, then our Terje Collection is a sure pick. Its colour palette lends a warm and harmonious appeal to the grey sofa. Pick our Hokitika Collection if you prefer a laid-pack and coastal inspired looking.

2 large cushion cover in lime, teal and grey hues. 2 plain square cushion. A pair of patterned cushion in lime and white and 1 rectangular cushion with floral designs
A pair of cushion cover with triangular design, one grey fur cushion, two deep blue cushion, one moose printed cushion and one rectangle cushion cover
A pair of cushion in cable knit design with buttons, one piece cable knit cushion, 3 multi patterned cushion in blue and white colours.
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Cozy sofa decorated with decorative navy and white cushions

Cushions for a teal sofa

Teal sofas work with soft palettes and natural fabrics for a coastal inspired style.

The gold accents on our Fawn Collection add a chic touch of glamour and a fresh twist to a teal sofa without overpowering the design. The understated look of our Helane Collection really balance out the teal sofa without seeming too chaotic.

If you prefer a laid-back look that works well on a teal sofa, then this collection is for you. The Ruscha Collection maintains a laid-back look with a modern flair.

Velvet and Knitted Cushions in Grey and Mustard with a few patterned cushions.
2 square cushion with patterns, 1 teal cushion, 1 white fur cushion, a moose printed cushion and one rectangle cushion with cross design
A pair of patterned cushion, two grey cushion and one rectangular cushion in grey.
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Cushions for a brown sofa

Brown is warm and complements deep rich shades for a striking contemporary look.

Our Terje Collection adds depth and helps to balance the warm and visual weight of the brown sofa. The colours, textures and patterns of this collection contrast nicely and add character to the overall look.

Our Radiant Brown Collection brings a trendy masculine edge to a brown couch and helps balance the warmth of the brown sofa with hints of different colours found on the cushions. The soothing colours on our Ashbury Gold Collection rejuvenate the space anchored by the brown couch.

A pair of cushion cover with triangular design, one grey fur cushion, two deep blue cushion, one moose printed cushion and one rectangle cushion cover
A pair of a patterned cushion cover and a pair of brown cushion cover
Two grey fur cushion covers, two cushion covers in yellow, one blue cushion, two chevron patterned cushion, and two blue rectangular cushion
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Cushions for a pink sofa

Pink is daring and eclectic and a stunning canvas for edgy neutral colours and patterns.

Black and white is impactful; hence our Worldly Collection injects drama, lushness and depth to the sofa, while the pink remains perky. Pink can be a fierce energy, but the grey hues found on our Uppsala Collection balances it out and prevents the sofa from being overly feminine.

Orange on pink is fun, fresh and exciting; that’s why our Ting Collection will give you all the confidence you need for a vibrant décor scheme.

two black and white cushion cover with linear design and a rectangular cushion cover with map design
A pair of plain grey cushion cover, a pair of cream and grey cushion cover with diagonal patterns, a grey fur cushion, a cushion cover with zigzag pattern, a chevron cushion cover and two plain rectangular cushion in grey
plain orange cushion cover, onec fur cushion cover and one arrow printed cushion cover
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Cushions for a navy sofa

Navy is accentuated by opulent fabrics and rich colours for an elegant and confident look.

The Dia Collection feels fresh and looks effortlessly stylish — and when paired with a navy sofa, it gives it a clean, relaxed coastal vibe.

Using bright and rich tones from our Havana or Jupiter Collections gives navy an appealing contrast and a softer look. The bright colours bring life to a navy couch, making the décor scheme more fun and cheerful.

one plain dark grey cushion, 2 cushion with black and white stripes one black and white with big cross cushion, one plain white fur, one pine tree printed cushion, and one rectangular cushion
2 large cushion cover in lime, teal and grey hues. 2 plain square cushion. A pair of patterned cushion in lime and white and 1 rectangular cushion with floral designs
a pair of patterned cushion, a pair of skyblue cushion,one diamond design cushion and one ikat design cushion.
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Cushions for a green sofa

Green sofas capture a refined and on-trend look when paired with varied shapes and textures.

Green is relaxed and easy-going; and out Loki Pop Collection with vibrant colours is not only stunning but energizing and gives the couch an edge. It’s almost impossible not to be happy when pairing green with neutrals.

Our Ellmann Collections gives a warm and contemporary feel to a green sofa. Green is a visually stimulating and versatile colour, and the strong and bold presence of our Rand Collection offers this colour a regal and elegant finish.

three multi coloured cushion, two plain dark red cushion, and 1 rectangular cushion in green
A pair of cushion in brown, yellow, and blue triangle patterns, a white and yellow cushion a blue cushion, a rectangular cushion with moose design, a brown rectangular cushion and one square brown cushion
Three pieces of plain black cushion cover, a chevron patterned cushion cover, one black and white cross cushion cover and one black and white cushion cover with square designs
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Happy styling!

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