How to Choose a Curved Sofa for A Living or Family Room

By on April 1, 2021 in Furniture with 0 Comments

Regardless of your interior design style and preferences, the sofa is always going to be the focal piece of furniture in any living or family room.  The latest trend in home furniture is having a curved sofa, with a functional and aesthetic value as well.

A curved sofa is excellent for seating, reclining, and even napping, positioned properly they give a sense of openness to your living space, adding an airy feel and a touch of class. Below are a few tips to help you choose the right curved sofa for your living or family room.

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The curved sofa and room size does matter

Two sizes matter, the size of the space where you place the sofa, and the actual size of the sofa.  Start with measuring the space where you intend to place it in.  This is necessary to make sure the sofa will fit perfectly in the place where you want it to be.

Measure the sofa dimensions.  We believe in the minimalist approach, there is nothing worse than have a tiny sofa in a massive space.

Sofas are used for more than just sitting on, take into account the size of your living space. If your living room is small and combined with your dining room.  Choose a curved sectional sofa that can visually enhance your space and with the right positioning, it gives the illusion of two separate rooms.

If your living space is large, pick an over-sized curved sofa.  Giving you extra seating, then place it in the middle of the room, to draw attention to it.

A curved sectional sofa can make a difference in the overall feel of the ambiance and aesthetics in the room.

If your room has a modern interior design highlighted by colorful decor, then you should go for a simpler design for your sofa that features clean curves instead of more extravagant designs that would visually suffocate your room.

Matching the sofa style to your design style

Sofas come in design ranging from traditional, rustic, vintage, cottage to contemporary, modern. futuristic and curved designs.

Interior design is a matter of personal preference, choose a curved sofa that not only matches the style of your home and interior design but defines your personal style.

As an example, if you live in a home built in a Mediterranean style and decorated accordingly, then you should choose a light-colored classic sofa.

Choosing a comfy curved sofa

Try before you buy, make sure you ask first but try testing it by sitting on it. You will regret buying a sofa that looks appealing, if it’s comfortable as you want it to be.

Couches are made for sitting on not simply for admiring them. Make sure comfort comes first when choosing a curved sofa.

Matching the sofa color with the room

You don’t have to match the color of your sofa with the rest of your furniture and interior design, but choose a color that complements the prevalent color in your room.

When deciding on the color of your curved sofa, you should also consider the style of your room. If your room has traditional decor, go with a neutral color such as beige, cream, or ivory.

The sofa needs to last at the right price

A curved sofa is a big investment and you need to make sure it has a durable construction, especially if you have kids or pets. Price always reflects quality, buy a quality sofa that guarantees durability and excellent money value that is in your budget.

Matching a curved sofa to the decor in your room decor can take some time.  If your interior decorating style is unique and you have the budget, think about re-upholstering it.  A unique sofa is also a great talking point.

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