With such a broad choice of sofas online it can be difficult to get a real idea of what can work best in your home. Some sofas may be too large for the space you have and at the same time you don’t want something too small in a large room. There are many types of sofa upholstered in many materials. Leather sofas tend to be the most popular these days and corner settees are totally in fashion. Corner sofas and especially L shaped sofas look great in the modern home with their non-symmetrical shape and can change a drab looking room into a contemporary oasis.
Fabric corner sofas
A fabric corner sofa can come in many shades and modern manufacturing techniques allows for pretty much any colour imaginable to be created. The usual cream or light brown shades have been surpassed by current trends such as vibrant complimenting colours or oversized contrasting floral patterns. Dfs corner sofas show clearly what’s in fashion today and gives a good idea of what you’re likely to find elsewhere too.
The struggle for space
Corner sofas have the ability to offer extra seating space or room to put your feet up without taking up room to the right or left and the extended seat area, usually called a chaise longue section, takes up room towards the front. The benefit of small corner sofas is you’ll have no problem having an extra seat in a small living room.
The great thing about corner settees is that most of the time, if you can find a corner sofa, you can usually find 3 seater sofas, 2 seater sofas and even chairs to accompany. L shape sofas are usually around the same price as a 3 seater sofa and better value than purchasing a sofa along with an ottoman or footstool.
What to look for in the sales
Sofa sales are great and you can usually pick up a real bargain. Sales usually occur twice a year with furniture with the main sales in full swing around Christmas time. You can find some huge discounts on all types of sofa and the real reason sofa shops want to sell of sofas is because they’re old stock and new fashions are wanting the floor space.
Keep a look out for the sales
Keep your eyes peeled as sofas sales don’t last forever and usually the price will often return to what it was after just a few weeks. A lot of sofa shops tend to sell off display or showroom items and often you’ll pick up sofas for hundreds of pounds less and designer corner sofas are also heavily discounted. Corner sofas for sale can be found both online and in the shops but you’ll probably find it much easier buying sofas online as you can visit different stores websites a lot quicker and cheaper than you can in person.
So, what’s popular at the moment? Too be honest, its not as easy as that. With so much choice in the shops, we more than ever have the freedom to choose pretty much what we want and so sofa shops will cater for this by offering as much choice as they can. Black corner sofas are very popular as they’re the little black dress of sofas. You can’t really go wrong with black leather sofas but the more daring person would choose a brighter colour. L shape sofas are a great choice for smaller rooms but take a look around both online and in sofa shops and you’ll be sure to find something which suits your lounge.