I love my ugly pillow. It is pintucked and pleated turquoise corduroy. I'm fairly sure it was homemade. It has a cheap poly-fil insert. I bought it in a now-closed vintage furniture store in Indianapolis five years ago. It was $10. It is the first pillow I thought of when I read
that design*sponge and pillowsandthrows.com are sponsoring an Ugly Pillow Contest. Check it out because the owner of the Ugliest Pillow In America Contest will receive two pillows from the new Thomas Paul collection!
Maxwell left teaching in 2001 to start Apartment Therapy as a design business helping people to make their homes more beautiful, organized AND healthy. The website started up in 2004 with the help of his brother, Oliver.
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