What size pillow goes in a 20×20 cover?
For a luxurious and full looking pillow, choose inserts that are 1 to 4 inches larger than the cover that you’ll be using (see below).
Usually the larger the cover, the greater the difference between the cover and insert that’s required for a full look.
Our most popular insert size is 22×22 (for use with 20×20 covers)..
What size pillow cover do I need?
In most cases, for square pillows, I recommend 20×20 or larger pillow covers. For lumbar pillow covers, I typically recommend 11×22 or larger. My personal favorite sizes are 14×20 lumbars and 22×22 squares, but the perfect size for your needs is dependent on scale, location, and other factors.
What size pillow goes in a 16×16 cover?
We recommend using pillow inserts that are 2 inches larger than the pillow cover to fill out the cover and corners fully. We recommend an 18″ x 18″ insert for our 16″ x 16″ inch throw pillow covers to get a plump pillow.
How much bigger should a pillowcase be than the pillow?
Opt for a pillowcase measuring 1/2 to 1 inch longer than the pillow length and 2 1/2 to 4 inches wider than the pillow width, if you’re buying a ready-made pillowcase.
Should pillow insert be larger than cover?
What size insert should I get for my pillow cover? We generally recommend using inserts that are 2″ larger all around than your finished pillow size. For example if you have an 18×18 pillow cover, you’ll want to use a 20×20 insert. … If the insert is too small, the pillow cover will look saggy.