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Comfort and joy: Plump, gorgeous cushions with a sense of sophistication

1. Round Mango Cushion

Urban Outfitters, £25. This cosy number puts a fluorescent spin on classic floral embroidery. 020 7759 6390, urbanoutfitters.co.uk

2. Cable Cushion

Ruth Cross, £125. This hand-knitted cushion will make for a great winter warmer. 020 7485 3455, roostliving.com

3. Checked tweed and horse-motif scarf cushion

Louise Roe, £70. This quirky cushion is to the manor born. 07995 363 676, avocadosweet.com

4. Piercy Loop Cushion

Matalan Home, £10. Keep things cheap and cheerful with this curly cushion, also available in red and purple. 0845 330 3330, matalan.co.uk

5. Gold Wide-Stitch Cushion

Mumo, £99. Tap into the metals trend with this glistering cushion. 020 7229 4848, wolfandbadger.com

6. Taffy the schnauzer cushion

Mary & House of Fraser, £50. One of four doggy designs from Mary Portas's new fashion and homeware range. 0845 602 1073, houseoffraser.co.uk