By Lotte Brouwer published
Sumptuously seductive, velvet sofasnot onlymake a room softer, cosier and more inviting, they also add serious impact, glamour and style. From soft blush pinks to electric Yves Klein blues, velvet sofas seem to radiate colour with their sleek shine, and the super soft fabric is temptingly tactile too.It's no wonder that homes across the country are now pining after a plush piece of their own to perch upon. With velvet sofas available in every shape, price, and colour of the rainbow, we've picked the best velvet sofasthat are so gorgeous they're sure to become heirloom favourites.
Vincent in Rouge deep velvet, £1,599, Swoon.
POW! Now that’s a velvet sofa that makes a statement. Full of drama and oh-so seductive, this hand-tufted button-back sofa in deep red velvet rests on gorgeous on-trend brass legs and emanates Deco glamour. Gorgeous.
Eden in Pacific dusky velvet, £1,629, Sofa Workshop.
This gorgeous velvet sofa is available in a whole host of other shades (1000, to be exact), but we particularly love this on-trend teal number.
Hepburn in Avocado velvet, £1,940, The Conran Shop.
Give your home a touch of understated opulence with this elegant Hepburn 3-seater sofa, designed exclusively for The Conran Shop.A contemporary take on a classic silhouette, it'sblack-stained wooden legs and pared-back lines give it an updated look. Although we love this vibrant green, it's also available in electricYves Klein blue, a milky duck egg, a honey mustard yellow, salmon pink, berry shade, chocolate or charcoal grey velvet.
New Life in Notte Sé velvet,£9,876,Sé.
How stunning does this blue velvet number look? Inspired by a 1930s silhouette, this modern and glamorous heirloom piece makesmake no compromise on sleekness and elegance.With it lovely curved back for laid-back lounging and super deep, comfy seat, this is definitely a crowd pleaser.
Harper in Beige velvet, £1,809, Houseology.
With its deep seat, high back and chunky arms, this really is a sofa to snuggle into.
Talay in Smoking Room velvet, £6,714, Amy Somerville.
Smart, elegant and oh-so glamorous, this curvaceous teal number is striking from any angle. Guaranteed to steal your heart and not let go.
Gibson in Dante 15 velvet, £3,060.96 plus cost of 13.65m fabric, The Sofa and Chair Company.
How comfy does this sofa look? Super squishy and with a high back and sides, it's the perfect sofa to sink into for movie marathons.Fusing a traditional button-back, with a more modern, sleek shape, and finishing with modern pin legs, this is a sofa that is sure to impress.
Lotte is the Digital Editor for Livingetc, and has been with the website since its launch. She has a background in online journalism and writing for SEO, with previous editor roles at Good Living, Good Housekeeping, Country & Townhouse, and BBC Good Food among others, as well as her own successful interiors blog. When she's not busy writing or tracking analytics, she's doing up houses, two of which have features in interior design magazines. She's just finished doing up her house in Wimbledon, and is eyeing up Bath for her next project.
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