Tue. Apr 23rd, 2024

We all have a luxurious living room, and we always want to make it more beautiful by adding some furniture to the room. The most prominent thing which you want to add is a good sofa set. However, choosing a sofa set can be very frustrating. There are a lot of options available in the market to choose from. And you need to consider a lot of things when you go to buy sofa set

Let us see them one by one and then we will talk about how to buy them.

Types of Sofa Sets

English or club sofa

This is one of the oldest kinds of sofas available in the market. These sofas came in the early 19th century. These still look classy when you put them in the room.  It is a kind of big size sofa with comfortable cushioning. These have good armrests around them. They are mostly for big rooms as they can enhance home’s aesthetics.

Sectional sofa

These are L-shaped sofas. These come in a set of 3. These look very beautiful if you have big rooms. If you put these sofas in small rooms, will look cluttered because they are big in size. They are very comfortable. They will be perfect if a lot of guests come to your house. You should definitely consider this sofa if you have a big living room.

Mid-century modern

As the name suggests these sofas came around the 1940s to 1970s. These sofas are still very famous in the market due to their impressive design. These are very minimalistic sofas, which are very comfortable. These are normal in size. They look beautiful in any size the room. You should look at it if you are a fan of old styles.

Tuxedo Sofa

These sofas got their name from Tuxedo Park which is in New York. these are very comfortable sofas. They have very good cushioning and the height of the arms is the same as the back. These are big sofas and hence, they would look beautiful in big rooms. 

Cabriole sofa

 Cbriole sofa are curvy design sofas. These softas are flat from the top and curved from the bottom making an S kind of shape. They are very elegant sofas. They come in small sizes which will look beautiful in small rooms. They are also very comfortable. If you have small room you should definitely buy sofa set of this kind.

Lawson sofa

Lawson sofa comes in a box shape. They are in face, kind of just box with cushions. However, they are very big in size. They look very elegant in big rooms. They have very good cushioning. It is very comfortable due to its cushioning. If you have a big living room and ample space in your living room you should try it out.

Bridgewater sofa

This is a very comfortable sofa. It has heavily padded cushions. This is why the name comes from bridgewater, because of the comfort level of the sofa. This sofa looks good in big size living rooms.

As of now, we have talked about different kinds of sofas, now let us see how we can select them for our living room.

  • Before selecting any sofa take the size of the room where you are putting it.
  • Choose the best comfort sofa. As much the comfortable the sofa is the better it would be to sit and enjoy it. If it will not be comfortable it won’t worth the money.
  • Next while selecting the color of the sofa make sure that it matches the color scheme of your room.
  • Check for the durability of the sofa. As a sofa is a costly piece of furniture it should be long-lasting.


Buying a sofa is a very hectic task. There are a lot of options available in the market to choose from. They can be very overwhelming sometimes. You should always try to follow some advice from experts to buy a sofa for your house. Never go out of your budget. If you find you can find good sofas in your given budget. I hope this article might have helped you in your journey to find the best sofa for your room.

By Manali