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My question is very basic. Do people sometimes decorate with big throw pillows on or around the fireplace hearth? And if so, how is it done to look 'right'? I can't find any pictures online of how it would look.

Normally you don't find pillows around fireplaces because it can catch on fire too easily. I would recommend adding large ones to the side of the fireplace. If you can send an image I can tell you where to locate them.

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