A living room sofa, like a bed or coffee table, is usually a long-term purchase — which means you likely want it to fit your personal style before you buy. But with infinite possibilities out there, it’s not hard to find a sofa (or ten) to treasure. Given the amount of Pinterest-worthy snaps of sofas that we see on interwebs, creating one on your own can seem a bit daunting. You might think you know exactly what you want, but once you walk into a shop or browse images online, the styles, shapes, and customization alternatives can become a lot. Save yourself the time, money, and potential buyer’s remorse and check out these six popular sofa styles to see which one fits you best before you start the hunt.
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A Chesterfield sofa is a timeless classic and provides a touch of luxury to any room they live in. The traditional sofas are perfect for your lounge area and give it a trendy, lavishing look. There are tons of fabric variations, velvet and leather being the two fan favorites, so you can choose which one works best for your home.
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Known for it’s sleek, sophisticated look, the Tuxedo sofa features deep seated cushions for maximum comfort and exudes class & style in any living room.
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While it may give off a contemporary look, the Camelback sofa is best suited for more formal, traditional living rooms. If your goal is to add some curve to a fairly straight-lined room, the camelback is a failsafe option.
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Sectional sofas are built with comfort in mind and can be an integral part of your living area. Transform your living room into a cozy spot that is perfect for family movie night, curling up with a good book, and gathering with friends.
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If you’re looking to create a stylish aesthetic that stands the test of time, a Mid-Century Modern sofa is the way to go. Whether you’re a lover of all things vintage or just want to add a hint of classic retro to the room, this sofa design will always look good.
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The Loveseat is great for adding the finishing touch to a living room… and taking a lazy Sunday afternoon nap. It’s classic, cherished design is ideal for a snug, comforting, and inviting style. The Loveseat also fits amazingly perfectly into smaller spaces!