Beautiful Velvet Furniture for the Living Room: Couches & Arm Chairs to instantly transform your room
Thinking of giving your living room a refresh? Try plush and silky jewel toned velvet furniture. These couches and arm chairs will instantly transform any room, giving it a feel of luxury, comfort and style. And, with so different designs to choose from, you will be spoilt for choice.
Choosing a Velvet Furniture Set for the Living Room
Yes, they are known to be high maintenance, but modern velvet fabrics are now more durable, easy to clean and come with extended wear. The frame and structure are also designed to be solid and well made. Apart from its featherlike softness, it comes with a unique sheen and plays with the light, giving it that extra dimension in colour. It also has built-in resistance to wrinkles and does not crease or crack easily.
Back to the style, there is nothing like velvet. Coupled with the right design, it instantly dazzles the room. Its’ jewel like colour creates a luxurious modern glam look. From traditional to modern, and everything in between, there are plenty of styles to choose from. Use together with complementary soft furnishing and drapes and you will immediately transform the look and feel of your room.
Inspiring Couches and Arm Chairs Designs
Look for tiny details like button tufted back and seat, winged back rest, swooping arm rests, folds and stitches, nailhead trim and various leg designs. The latter includes turned wood, stainless steel, gold gilded or acrylic legs (seen above). It is the little details that makes the entire furniture interesting and give it the wow factor. Also, select from a range of different but complementary furniture for your set. Choose from Accent and Club Chairs, Two Seater Loveseat, Three or Four Seater Couch, Stool and Footrest to complete your living room. Take a look at each of these wonderful velvet furniture grouped according to size.
1. Three or More Seater Couches: 8 beautiful designs to whet your appetite
Let’s start with three or more seater couches. Here are 8 not so ordinary large sofas. Watch for details such as diamond stitch pattern, button tufted back, shoe box or backrest height arm rests, nailhead trims with wooden or metal legs. Some button tufted finish goes beyond the backrest to the inner sides of the arm rest and seat cushion itself. Others go even further by introducing button tufts throughout.
2. Two Seater Sofas or Loveseats: 8 more exciting designs to keep things interesting
Now, check out these two seater sofas. They are perfect for apartments, flats and medium size rooms or to complement a three seater. Some of these two seater couches are not all that small to begin with. Choose the smaller variety, sometimes known as loveseats, if space is an issue.
3. Accent, Club Chair or Single Seater Armchair
Finally, we have eight of the best single seater armchairs. These work on its own, in a pair or in a set with other complementary two seaters or three seater couches. Single seater armchairs can be used as accent chair for the bedroom too. They also work as club chair for the lounge or hallway. With longer legs and taller seating position, they double as chairs for small office tables in the living room. Your typical arm chairs may look like these two below…
For the brave and adventurous, what you will find in our list below may just be the accent chairs you need in your rooms. Check out these inspirational entries we found.