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10 Essential and Classic Sofa Styles

The search for the perfect sofa can be a daunting task. With so many styles and choices available, you might find it challenging to find the right classic design. You’ll have a sofa for years to come, so it is essential to choose a design that doesn’t lean too much toward a specific style or a trend. Also, you want it to be comfortable for seating and versatile enough to fit various decor themes. Here, we feature some timeless sofa styles that can seamlessly blend into any home.

Ashby Sofa

The Ashby sofa features clean lines and a streamlined design. It is a refined solution that will fit so many styles but doesn’t sacrifice comfort for aesthetics. As it’s available in various upholstery fabrics, you can easily find the right fit for your living room style. 

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Ashby sofa (from Amazon)

Giovanni Sofa

The Giovanni sofa is a piece of sleek and modern furniture that fits contemporary styles. Without any prominent details, you can accessorize your sofa per your personal preference. Textured throws will add a dose of warmth and visual interest.

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Giovanni sofa (from Tommy M)

Kipton Sofa

With minimal armrests, this sofa is ideal for maximizing your seating space. It is perfect for small living rooms that require smaller furniture pieces. It looks cozy and inviting but is versatile enough to match many different styles.

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Kipton sofa (from Arhaus)

Landsbury Sofa

This traditional sofa design features curved armrests and a comfy seating area. This one is perfect for curling up and enjoying a movie night with the family. 

Landsbury Sofa (from Arhaus)
Landsbury Sofa (from Arhaus)

Paxton Sofa

This traditional aesthetic features a curved design with low armrests for an uncluttered look. Two Paxton sofas create a comfy seating area, focusing on the fireplace as the main focal point in the living room.

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Paxton Sofa (from Arhaus)

Wessex Sofa

Even though it has a distinctive design, this leather sofa will fit many styles. The tufted details add a dose of extravagance, while the low profile adds flair to any room. We can envision this sofa as part of a gorgeous industrial living room or contemporary space with a modern vibe. 

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Leather Sofa (from Arhaus)

Taylor Sofa

The Taylor sofa features a sleek design with thin armrests for a minimalist look. The deep seating provides comfort while complementing nearly any room’s aesthetics.

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Taylor Sofa (from Arhaus)

Comfort Roll Arm Sofa

When comfort is your utmost priority, a comfort roll arm sofa is a great pick. The simple design is easy to blend into your living room while allowing you to customize it with accents later.

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Comfort roll arm sofa (from Pottery Barn)

English Arm Sofa

This sofa features a classic design, creating a soft look that complements both traditional and rustic styles.

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English Arm Slipcovered Sofa (from Pottery Barn)

Perry Sofa

With curved lines and legs, this sofa design won’t overwhelm the space. Its light look and minimal details are ideal for fitting a wide array of styles. 

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Perry Sofa (from Pottery Barn)

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Kristina Shestakova
Kristina is a home decor enthusiast that loves to share practical tips. With more than 5 years in the interior design content writing niche, she has lots to share. She is obsessed with Pinterest, looking for the most creative ideas for your inspiration. Hopefully, this will motivate you to create the home you always wanted.

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