Curved sofas, a trend proposal for the living room

curved sofas

It's seeing the images and wanting to have one of those sofas, right? The curved sofas were quite a trend last year but they are here to stay and we are sure that they will continue to be protagonists of the most important publishers this 2023.

With more or less sinuous shapes and a generally low backrest, they fit perfectly in avant-garde environments, but also in large spaces with classic architecture like the one that occupies the julep sofa by Tacchini on the cover. Do you dare to make them the protagonists of your living room? Join the Bold trend!

Why bet on a curved sofa?

Straight and curved lines have always competed for attention in interior decoration. But in recent years the organic and sinuous shapes They have gained greater visibility. The Bold trend embraces the curves and we couldn't be happier that we can talk about it as a trend. Although we are still not sure if we would bet on this type of sofa, what about you?

curved sofas

curved sofas deform, Domkapa y Casamino

The yeses

There are many reasons why we would bet without hesitation on a curved sofa for our living room. Incorporating a trendy piece and thus updating the living room is one of them, but we are also attracted by the play they bring thanks to their shapes. Do you need more reasons?

  • Designers such as Jean Royere, Design Piero Lissoni, Vladimir Kagan and Pierre Yovanovitch are some of the designers who have popularized this style of sofa that today occupies the most important design editorials. And joining this trend is a fantastic tool to update your home and show that you are up to date.
  • These sofas also make make any conversation easier and more fluid with our guests. The same happens with round tables in the kitchen or dining room.
  • The soft and organic lines bring elegance to these designs and these are transferred to our living room.
  • Most rise off the ground thanks to small legs or platforms that make them visually lighter despite its large size.
  • Most are made in one piece, making it difficult for gunk to get caught and makes cleaning easier.
  • They adapt to all kinds of environments: modern, retro, contemporary or classic, as you can see in the images.

the buts

There is only one big but or we have only found one important enough to cite. Guess what it is? If you have looked at the images, you have probably already deduced it. These sofas tend to have a low back that often doesn't travel the sofa from side to side. And being so, we doubt that they are comfortable for daily use in a family room. Can you imagine taking a nap or watching television lying down with a blanket on one of them?

Trendy materials and colors

Curved sofas by themselves are a trend, but we must talk about other important ones as well. And it is that even if they are available in a wide variety of materials and colors, they do not all have the same role. There are two materials, for example, that stand out from the rest and that are bouclé fabric and velvet.

Curved bouclé and velvet sofas

sofas of Aztec House y homery

  • Lana loop. Boucle wool is a fabric made from wool with small loops of alpaca fiber that give it its characteristic curl. It is a very soft fabric that envelops you, which makes these sofas a pleasant and cozy proposal. They invite you to sit down, right? The only problem is that it is an expensive material, but since it is a trend, there are already cheaper synthetic materials that imitate it.
  • Velvet. Velvet is not a trend as such but it is always a great alternative to incorporate. This fabric brings a lot of play and dynamism to the furniture thanks to its waters.

As for colors, light tones rule. The bright whites and especially the raw ones they are a favorite of boucle weave sofas. They are colors with which you will gain light in your living room and which give you a lot of freedom when choosing the color of the accessories. The trend invites you to combine them with round cushions in the same color so that what stands out is their silhouette, but it's your living room! If you feel like incorporating yellow or pink cushions, why wouldn't you?

Do you prefer to give color to the sofa? Regardless of the fabric with which they are made, you will check the prominence of pastel tones, mainly very faint blues and pinks. Don't you like those light shades? Are you looking for a sofa that brings color and intensity to a now neutral living room? So there are some colors that you should consider like blue, green or mustard.

Do you like curved sofas? Do you consider it a real alternative to decorate your home? Note that the more sinuous its curves, the more space you will need so that they shine Forget putting them against the wall like you would with a corner sofa!

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