Stylish Velvet Sofas Are the Luxe Statement Piece Your Apartment is Missing

Mia Maguire
Stylish Velvet Sofas Are the Luxe Statement Piece Your Apartment is Missing
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A statement-making sofa, futon, couch, or love seat is not only essential for, you know, sitting, but it also functions as the centerpiece of your home—especially if you live in a smaller apartment or studio. Velvet furniture inherently looks luxurious and sophisticated, while also adding a touch of texture to your current interior design set-up.

A stylish and sleek velvet sofa can instantly transform the overall look and feel of your space, and even though they look expensive, they don’t actually have to put a major dent in your savings account to get the luxe look. In fact, it’s relatively easy to find a beautiful velvet sofa that’s well made and high quality for a budget-friendly price. And aside from aesthetics, velvet’s soft feel makes sofas upholstered with the fabric extra cozy and comfortable to lounge on—see, it’s got much more to offer than just good looks!

Sure, you can always experiment with the velvet home decor trend with accent pillows and throws, but if you really want to go for it, a couch or loveseat is the way to go. Ahead, we’ve rounded up a few of our favorite reasonably-priced velvet sofas that we think you’ll love just as much as us.

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1. Modway Prospect Channel Tufted Upholstered Velvet Lovesea

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Featuring an ultra-chic velvet tufted finish in a stylish rosy pink hue, this midcentury-modern-inspired loveseat sofa is the perfect size for studios and tiny apartments.

2. Novogratz Tallulah Memory Foam Sofa Bed

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Available in five gorgeous colorways (blush, black, charcoal, mint green, and deep green) this velvet futon is actually a sleeper sofa, making it a great option for when you host overnight guests or just fall asleep on the couch in the middle of binge-watching your favorite show.

3. Container Furniture Direct Modern Velvet Upholstered Sofa

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This midcentury-modern inspired sofa features a beautiful button tufted velvet finish, as well as sturdy wood splayed legs for an organic touch. It also features two removable back cushions and two matching bolster pillows.

4. Rivet Aiden Mid-Century Modern Tufted Loveseat Sofa

Rivet Aiden Mid-Century Modern Tufted Loveseat Sofa

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This beautiful velvet green couch has a tufted seat, small bolster pillows and plenty of room to sit. The couch has a hardwood frame that will last the test of time. Plus, the evergreen color of the couch truly makes this an evergreen piece.

5. Mr. Kate Winston Sofa Sectional, Blue Velvet

Mr. Kate Winston Sofa Sectional, Blue Velvet

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This comfy couch has a L-shaped reversible chaise, so you can kick your feet up on either side of the couch. Despite being of sectional size, this couch is still small enough to fit in a living room that’s tight on space. It comes shipped in one box, so it’s easy to self-install.