Il Piccolo Blog

Deep sofa: what is it and what does it look like? [Guide to choice].

deep sofa

A deep sofa can become the absolute star of a home’s décor, thanks to its unique mix of comfort and design. This solution is perfectly suited to both large and smaller rooms and allows for the creation of cosy and comfortable spaces.

By being able to choose between sofas with a standard structure and modular models , you can create a space that best reflects your interior design needs. So let’s take a closer look at this furniture and how it can help us make the rooms in our homes even more unique.

What are the distinguishing features of a deep sofa?

The aspect that most characterises deep sofa is, of course, the depth of their seating. The fact that the space intended to accommodate those who sit on the furniture is larger than in standard models is an invitation to relax and enjoy the unique comfort guaranteed by these furnishing elements. Whether reading a book, watching a movie or taking a relaxing break, a deep design couch always offers the space and comfort needed to recharge your batteries.

Besides being particularly comfortable, deep sofas are also very versatile. Thanks to their generous dimensions, these pieces can serve as a focal point in a living room or open-plan lounge. At the same time, they can also complement an important piece of furniture. This is not the end of the story, as they can also be combined with many different furnishing styles. In fact, they prove to be the perfect choice when placed in modern-looking rooms, but also work very well in a rustic or Nordic setting. Furthermore, they are easy to customise, as they can be made with various coverings and in various colours.

Quality and durability are two other distinguishing features of deep sofa. Especially when we talk about designer models and those made in a handcrafted manner, we are talking about models made to last, thanks to a robust structure and high-quality materials.

What should be considered when choosing a deep sofa?

deep sofa

When considering the purchase of a deep sofa, the first aspects to consider are the material and colour of its upholstery. In this sense, one must consider that the material can influence not only the appearance of the furniture, but also its comfort and durability. For example, a leather upholstery is the ideal choice if you want to furnish your home with a sofa that looks luxurious and is easy to maintain. Conversely, a fabric cover is the best choice if you prefer to have a removable and washable cover, and if you want a greater variety of colours and designs to choose from.

With regard to the colour of upholstery to be used for a deep sofa, one must consider that the shade chosen will influence the atmosphere of the room. Therefore, the latter should be in harmony with the rest of the room. In order to make the right choice, it is then necessary to take into consideration the set of colours in the individual room and to understand which shades are best suited to it.

The type of room in which the sofa is placed is another important aspect to consider. Some examples to better understand? A deep design couch can be a great addition in a large living room intended mainly for leisure and relaxation of the various family members. In a smaller room or in a room with an unusual layout, a smaller deep couch can be considered instead. In this way, an elegant result can be created without sacrificing comfort.

To find the perfect deep sofa, you must also consider the number of seats you need. If you plan to often have guests or if you have a large family, a sofa with at least four seats may be the ideal choice. If space is limited, on the other hand, you can focus on two- or three-seat sofa models.

What are the best tips for choosing a deep sofa?

deep sofa

In home furnishing, the use of a deep sofa can transform a simple space into an oasis of comfort. For this reason, choosing the right piece of furniture must be done with great care.

One option to consider is modular solutions. For example, deep sofas with a modular structure are the best solution when flexibility is needed. Indeed, the modules can be moved and interchanged at any time, so that the chosen configuration fits the specific needs.

It should also be considered that a deep sofa can become the focal point of a room, but can also be combined with armchairs, ottomans or coffee tables to create a more structured relaxation area.

Another tip? When choosing the ideal deep couch model, it is important to plan from the outset the presence of complements and accessories. Cushions, blankets and rugs, for example, can add extra comfort and style to the furniture, thus helping to create an elegant, harmonious and pleasant interior.

Need to furnish your home or a single room?
Choose a top-notch woodworking shop.

We have over 50 years of experience!

Contact us!

Il Piccolo, a second generation family business, opens its showroom in Lugano. With over 50 years of experience, Il Piccolo brings with it a wealth of technical and design knowledge of the highest level, thanks to the many interiors designed and furnished around the world. In addition, Il Piccolo represents many of the best international luxury furniture brands. We design, manufacture and sell the best in design. Also with regard to La Cornue kitchens, we follow the customer from the design to the realisation of the project, integrating the whole process with a precise and professional service.CONTACT US

Altri articoli dal nostro blog

Do you need furniture?