As we enter the new year, it's always exciting to start thinking about ways to refresh our homes and give them a new look. One of the most impactful ways to update your living room is by swapping out your couch.
A couch is often the focal point of a space and can really set the tone for the rest of the room. If you’re on the hunt for a new couch, but just can’t decide on the perfect one - keep reading - the solution will become clear.
You no longer have to sacrifice comfort for style when buying a new couch. We've got all the inspiration you need to elevate your space (but don't blame us if you're so cozy you never want to leave your living room!).
Dive into comfort this new year, with these fresh living room couch ideas for 2023.
1. Neutral Colors
If the pandemic showed us anything, it’s how important it is to create a home that feels peaceful and relaxing.
Building spaces that feel spacious, airy, and cozy throughout your home is more desirable than ever. We’re seeing more people opting for neutral colored couches with clean lines.
Shades of white, beige, and gray are all the rage right now, and for good reason. Gone are the days of cheap couches with severe designs.
Fast furniture is no longer trendy; now it’s all about quality, comfort, and craftsmanship.
Picking a neutral colored couch for your living room helps seamlessly integrate the piece into your home. These colors are both stylish and versatile. So whether you’re looking to build a cozy sanctuary in your living room, or add an accent piece that reflects your personality — neutral colors are your go-to. Plus, they’re also great to decorate around because you can change up the room’s look by simply switching out throw pillows or blankets. White, beige, and grey couches are a smart choice that will never go out of style.
2. Modular Couches and Loveseats
The popularity of modular couches and loveseats is understandable, and we know why. Their versatility means you can rearrange them for almost any space. They're designed to fit your lifestyle, not just today but in your ever growing style.
Whether you're looking for a loveseat or a couch with 3 or more seats—a modular couch lets you pick what works for you. We love this 4 seat sectional that contains individual pieces you can rearrange to fit your specific needs.
These are perfect for those who love to switch up their layout, and really make the most of their space—without buying any new furniture.
So, if you have a small alcove, you can just use a few pieces to create a cozy seating area. But if you're entertaining a crowd, you can add additional seats to accommodate all of your guests.
Plus, modular couches are great for those who have to move often, as they're much easier to transport than a traditional couch.
3. L-Shaped Sectionals
If you're looking to create a sleek and modern space, you may prefer an l-shaped sectional.
These pieces are perfect for those who want to add a statement to their living room. Not only do they provide ample seating, but they also add sophistication to any space. Plus, their L-shape makes them ideal for corner placement, saving you even more room.
L-shaped couches are also great for those who want a little more separation between seating areas. Maybe you have a large living room and want to create a designated seating area. An L-shaped sectional can act as a divider if you're placing it in a space that's more open.
Plus, the L-shape allows for multiple people to comfortably lounge on the couch at once. And let's be real, who doesn't love a good group hang?
When you’re choosing your next L-shaped sectional, be sure to consider comfort.
You want cushions that let you sink in, without feeling like you can’t get up. Finding the L-shaped sectional with just the right amount of bounce and support is key. Look for cushions that have a combination of down and foam layers to be sure you have total comfort that endures.
4. Recliner Sectional
Now, let's talk about maximum comfort. If you're anything like us, you love nothing more than curling up on the couch and watching your favorite show or reading a great book.
If that sounds like you, we recommend checking out recliner sectionals. These couches have built-in recliners that allow you to kick back and relax in ultimate comfort.
Not only that—but Homebody recliner sectionals are fully automatic and instantly adjustable. That means when you want to take a break, you barely have to lift a finger. They're also great for a smaller space, because they only need 2 inches of back clearance and you can place a coffee table in front.
If you’re an expert homebody who wants nothing more than to relax—trust us, and sit on one of these bad boys.
You'll never want to get up!
5. U-Shaped Sectionals
U-shaped sectionals are perfect for those who always have a full house. They offer plenty of seating options and are ideal for entertaining.
U-shaped sectionals scream comfort and will have you lounging for hours on end. Find a u-shaped sectional that’s soft, but still has bounce and support. Homebody’s u-shaped sectionals will leave you feeling like you’re sinking into a giant, fluffy marshmallow.
Take it from us, you'll be tempted to cancel all of your plans just so you and your crew can spend the day lounging on one of these. And if you have a lot of friends or family over, there's plenty of room for everyone to hangout.