10 velvet sofas that will make any living room look amazing

by Mark Bennett

January 29, 2024

10 velvet sofas that will make any living room look amazing
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A velvet sofa: just thinking about this type of furniture evokes images of aristocratic living rooms from times gone by. But interior design trends for 2024 show velvet is making a comeback. Genuine velvet is an expensive material, but cheaper, synthetic versions can be found. Additionally, velvet can suit both a vintage and modern decors. Check out some of the examples of velvet sofas below:

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Like a jewel

Like a jewel

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Experts agree: in 2024, popular colors for sofas will be those of gems - rich and lustrous, deep and elegant. And what better material than velvet to achieve this effect?

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Specifically, green velvet is likely to become the most popular color. Emerald green, bottle green, forest green... it's amazing how many shades of one color there can be!

Soft and elegant

Soft and elegant

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Blue velvet is also likely to be very popular (indeed, some industry leaders have stated blue will be the color of the year for 2024): blue is also perfect for enhancing the silvery reflections that only velvet can give off.

Vintage touches for sofas of all sizes

Vintage touches for sofas of all sizes

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Having a shell-styled backrest makes for a wonderful velvet sofa: for decades considered outmoded, this look is now back in fashion!

But there is also room for refined, modern designs

But there is also room for refined, modern designs

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Let your imagination run wild: the love of velvet has encouraged designers to incorporate this material into modern sofa/furniture models, as shown by this incredible armchair.

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Purple and burgundy

Purple and burgundy

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Burgundy/purple/amethyst-colored velvet is also proving very popular. Check out how this classically-styled sofa becomes more sumptuous in purple velvet. And this color goes perfectly with the brass studs: in short, a wonderful pairing of amethyst velvet and gleaming metal!

Not just for large sofas

Not just for large sofas

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Velvet is also great for smaller pieces of furniture, such as benches, armchairs and sofas for small living rooms. Small, but still elegant.

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Pink, but not overly feminine

Pink, but not overly feminine

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Perhaps you like the Scandinavian style, with its light and relaxing tones: this style is quite popular, but why not give it a twist by using an "unexpected" color, like with this pink velvet sofa?

Mustard-colored sofas

Mustard-colored sofas

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If you have dark shades of blue and/or green on the walls walls or flooring, a very attractive color contrast could be obtained with a mustard-colored velvet sofa, like the one shown here!

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Embracing, warm velvet

Embracing, warm velvet

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This living room is a "triumph" of soft and curved shapes, with the brown velvet sofa looking somewhat like a coffee bean, evoking feelings of one being in an elegant, fragrant coffee shop.

Would you like to have a sofa like one of these in your home?

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