Oh Boy: Corduroy Is Back (and We Love It)

Thanks to The Cut for alerting us to the return of corduroy — "It's cool again, promise," a headline explains. While the soft, textured stripe fabric may be making a comeback in fashion, we checked to see if the same is true for decor. While there's not a ton of corduroy stuff out there, we are seeing evidence — from major retailers like Urban to smaller, Scandi-cool brands — that it might very well be about to explode.

Ferm Living Corduroy Cushion,
credit: Ferm Living

Danish brand Ferm is one we always look to for emerging trends — and while their corduroy cushions aren't super new, they have added a few new colorways recently.

What goes around comes around: This couch looks like it could have belonged in your parents' '70s apartment ... once again proving that you should never throw things away.

Karlsson Corduroy Wall Clock
credit: Wayfair

We've never seen a corduroy wall clock before, so this is sure to become a conversation piece.

Missoni Home offers a variety of pillows covered in this luxe, extra-wide cord material.

PB Teen Wingback Desk Chair,
credit: PB Teen

PB Teen: Not just for teens, ya know. Case in point: This very grown-up desk chair covered in thick corduroy.

Red Barrel Studio Ottoman
credit: Wayfair

We love the deco vibe on this way-affordable ottoman.


Leonora Epstein

Leonora Epstein

Leonora Epstein is Hunker's Senior Director of Content. She has previously served as Executive Editor at HelloGiggles and as BuzzFeed's Deputy Editorial Director. She is the co-author of "X vs. Y: A Culture War, a Love Story" (Abrams, 2014).