Furnishing your minimalist home or apartment can be a challenge, especially when looking for a sofa. A sofa or a couch is a huge furniture which can impact the whole look of your space. As a result, the choice of sofa is really important especially if you’re aiming for a minimalist looking living room.
Having my own apartment, I can relate to the challenge of finding the right minimalist sofa that fit my minimalist taste. I’ve replaced the old looking sofa in my apartment with a modern and minimalist one, and I realized that it is actually not that easy to find. So to help other people out, I’ve made a list of the 12 best modern minimalist sofas for a minimalist home or apartment. So let’s get into it.
12 Best Modern Minimalist Sofas that are Perfect for your Home
1. Zinus Classic Upholstered Sofa / Living Room Couch
The first on this list is the Zinus Classic Upholstered Couch. It has a beautiful simple minimalist design. I love the fabric which makes the sofa look super clean. The grey color is also great which helps it fit with most walls. The size is compact which is perfect for most small minimalist living rooms.
The sofa is easy to assemble, without any tools required. You can simply put it together in under 20 minutes. It is also easy to dissemble and pack up for moving from a house to another.
Furthermore, the frame is made of strong wood which makes it really sturdy. The back pillows have zippers attached to the sofa.
The sofa is 70.9 inches long with classic flared arms.
2. Living Room Sofa/ Pull-Out Sofa Bed by EURAdesign
The second one on the list is the Living Room Sofa by EURAdesign, which is also a pull-out sofa bed, which is perfect if you have a small apartment or a small house and you have guests staying over often. The neutral color is just beautiful and fits well with most minimalist spaces. I love that the legs are short enough that it is almost unnoticeable, really adds to the minimalist look of it.
The sofa is really study and durable. The fabric is made out of 100% polyester.
Moreover, the pull-out sofa bed is really easy to fold and unfold. For a compact sofa, the pull-out bed actually is quite big. It can support up to 800 pounds in weight, which is way more than 2 adults’ weight.
The sofa is about 53″ x 82″ in size.
3. Kardiel Kennedy Mid-Century Modern Classic Sofa
Next is the Kardiel Kennedy Mid-Century Modern Classic Sofa. This sofa comes in 5 different clean colors, and has a beautiful rectangle minimalist design while having a somewhat classic touch. If you need a long sofa than can fit 3 or 4 (maybe even 5) people, this is great for that. The wooden leg also looks great, although I wish it is a bit shorter.
The sofa is really well built and entirely made by hand. The fabric is made of vintage tailored twill which is 60% Linen, 20% Cotton, 20% Nylon. Furthermore the sofa uses durable multi-density foam, while the seat cushions are Down Feather filled. Moreover, the cushions have zippers for convenience.
The sofa can support a total weight of up to 600 pounds, which is more than 3 adults weight. The dimensions are: Height 29.6 inches x Depth 33.5 inches x Width 84.6 inches.
4. Rivet Sloane Mid-Century Tufted Modern Sofa
Moving on, we have the Rivet Sloane Mid-Century Tufted Modern Sofa. The sofa has 2 variations, 81″ & and a smaller 65″ sofa. This beautiful piece of furniture looks really minimal and homey. Perfect if you want a relaxed vibe for a minimalist living room. The hand tufting and buttons add an elegant touch to an otherwise too plain sofa. I also love the legs on this sofa. They look very minimal and sophisticated.
The frame is strong and is wrapped with resilient polyester fiber. The legs are made of solid beech wood which makes it sturdy. The foam is Dacron-wrapped.
The sofa has a medium firmness, but can support a good weight. Furthermore, it is easy to assemble which only takes most people about 10 minutes to put it together.
The size is about 79.9”W x 35.8″D x 33.1″H.
5. Stone & Beam Kristin Round Arm Performance Fabric Sofa
The Stone & Beam Sofa is a nice modern minimalist piece of furniture. I love how cozy and comfortable it looks. The very short — almost unnoticeable legs adds to the minimalist nature of the sofa. It comes in 2 colors, Sand and Stone. Both are simple and clean colors which can easily compliment most minimalist living rooms. An overall great design by Stone & Beam
The legs are made of solid hardwood which makes it very sturdy. The fabric is soft and easily cleanable, which is great for pets and children. The fabric is made out of high quality polyester and nylon.
While the 76″ sofa is compact, it can fit 2 full size adults comfortably. The sofa is also available in many sizes if you need bigger options. The sofa size is about 76″W x 37″D x 37.5″H, and does not require assembly.
6. Rivet Cove Mid-Century Tufted Sofa
Next on the list is the Rivet Cove Mid-Century Tufted Sofa. The compact looking rectangle shape makes it look sleek and elegant. Great for minimalist living rooms and even offices. The tufting gives it a sophisticated look, giving somewhat of a luxury look and a classic vibe while still being minimalist. The legs are also very simple and looks great in my opinion.
The well made sofa frame is made out of hardwood which makes it very sturdy. The legs are made of solid beech wood which gives great support to the sofa.
The cushions are removable for easy cleaning. Moreover, the assembly is really simple as it only requires attaching the legs.
The size of the sofa is about 71.7”W x 33.9″D x 35.4″H
7. Adam Mid Century Modern Sofa
The Adam Mid Century Modern Sofa comes in 2 colors, Azure Blue and Mineral. Both looks amazing and minimal. This is a great choice if you prefer to have wooden handles instead of upholstered ones on your sofa. This is a great looking design in my opinion. I love how the wooden parts of the sofa look very modern. The wood also gives a natural vibe to the whole furniture.
The sofa frame is hand-crafted using solid Walnut. Interestingly it is built with traditional joinery, instead of using any hardware. The upholstered cushions have zippered covers for easy cleaning and overall maintenance.
The size of the sofa is about 60″W x 36″D x 32″H, which is perfect for small minimalist spaces.
8. Holly Modern L-Shaped Sectional Sofa By HomeRoots
The Holly Modern L-Shaped Sectional Sofa is a beautiful creative minimalist furniture. This is perfect if you love adjusting to multiple seating arrangements. The overall clean look of the sofa can compliment your minimalist space nicely. It comes with 2 armless chairs, 2 corner wedges, and 1 Ottoman. I love the grey neutral color, it helps fit with most living room themes.
The fabric looks really nice and is made out of linen. The size of each armless chair is about 36″L X 34″W X 31″H, the corner wedges measures about 36″L X 36″W X 31″H, while the Ottoman measures about 29.5″L X 36″L X 18.5″H.
9. Modern Living Room Sofa by Divano Roma
This minimalist Living Room Sofa by Divano Roma just looks stunning. It comes in 5 colors, Blue, Black, Beige, Light Grey and Purple. Blue is my favorite. I love how the bolsters compliment the whole clean look of the sofa without looking messy. The tufting on the seating adds some classic look to the whole sofa. The size is also quite compact, which is great for small rooms.
The sofa is easy to assemble. It comes with just 4 main pieces and 4 legs, so it doesn’t take a lot of time to assemble. However people have said that this sofa can be a bit flimsy. So try not to have more than 3 people sitting on it.
10. Mid-Century Modern Sofa By Moderne Living
The Mid-Century Modern Sofa By Moderne Living looks beautiful and very artsy in my opinion. The slight slant on the side panels gives it a beautiful creative and modern vibe. I love that most of the sofa is upholstered as one and only the seat couches are removable. It adds to the minimalist design of the sofa. The sofa is great for small spaces as it is quite compact. The tufting is done very elegantly.
The sofa is easy to assemble, you only need to screw in the legs which saves a lot of time. The frame is strong as it uses hardwood and the fabric is soft linen which gives it that sleek look and comfort.
The size of the sofa is about 60″ x 30″ x 32.5″.
11. Truman Sofa by Serta
The Truman Sofa from Serta is a great option if you want a wider sofa. It comes in 6 different colors, all are very clean and minimal. It is very low to the ground, which is great for lounging. However, it might not be suitable for a more formal space. The wide arm surface is really practical for putting small things like laptops or even a food tray. A nice option if you have a big living room.
The couch is upholstered in soft Chenille fabric which makes it really comfortable. The cushions are also soft, nice for relaxing or watching movies. The sofa while looking big, is actually quite light.
The size of the sofa is about 35″ x 93″ x 30″.
12. T35 Sectional Sofa By VIG
The T35 sectional sofa is a great choice if you have a huge minimalist living room. The blocky shapes can compliment most minimalist things. Add in a square living room table, and it will look perfect. The whole design is clean and minimal, with no tufting. It is also very practical as it has sections to put things like books or food trays. The clean white color gives it an elegant and sophisticated vibe.
The sofa is beautifully upholstered in genuine white top grain Italian leather. The leather makes removing stains easier. Furthermore, the high density foam in the cushions makes it very comfortable to sit on.
Additionally it also comes with built-in accent lighting, which adds a creative touch to the whole look.
The dimensions are: Sofa (78”x42.5”x35”), Corner (95”x42.5”x35”), Sectional Overall (120″x40″/94″x35″).
Wrapping Things Up
While it might be a challenge finding the right minimalist sofa for your home, I believe it should be an enjoyable experience. When you get the right sofa that fits perfectly with your space, it will be worth it. I hope this list has helped you in some way.