Think Affordable Sofas Are a Myth? These Chic Picks under $900 Say No

Affordable Couches
West Elm

A quality sofa is possibly one of the most important furniture purchases you'll ever make. Selecting the perfect one for your home is one of those rituals that lets you know you’re a grownup. But that doesn't mean you should max out your credit card in the name of comfortable living room seating. Whether you're just starting out, renting, or would rather put your money elsewhere, there are a million reasons shelling out thousands of dollars for a sofa isn't worth it. Luckily, it is possible to find an attractive sofa at a wallet-friendly price—you just need to know where to look and what to look for.

Are you seeking a petite sofa for your studio apartment or a large three-seater for your entire family? Do you prefer modern or traditional? Velvet or leather? Whatever your sofa leanings are, we handpicked our favorite affordable couches so you don't have to find that needle in a haystack. Some of these are on serious sale, while others come in at a great price—but all of them will cost you under $900. Look no further for the perfect sofa—these affordable couches are all your living room needs to feel elevated on a budget.

West elm auburn sofa
West Elm Auburn Sofa $699

No one would ever guess that this insanely chic sofa costs under $900. This West Elm item works with any color scheme, and this is the year-round price, making it simply too good to pass up.

IKEA Söderhamn Sofa $599

This modern sofa from IKEA has a trendy Millennial Pink tone, which works surprisingly well as a new neutral.

It's customizable so you can change its size or shape as you move apartments.

Article Volu Sofa $899

A newcomer on the furniture scene, Article sells affordable, quality sofas at wallet-friendly prices, and this voluminous couch is no exception.

Sven sofa aqua tweed
Article Sven Sofa, Aqua Tweed $899

You just can’t go wrong with a blue sofa. With its clean lines and textured tweed fabric, this sofa makes a solid statement in an eye-catching aqua hue.

Kitts red velvet chesterfield wayfair
Wayfair Kitts Classic Chesterfield $680

This chic tufted Chesterfield sofa may look like a million bucks, but its everyday price tag says otherwise.

Sydney Recycled Leather Sofa
Urban Outfitters Sydney Recycled Leather Sofa $899

Here’s a unique sofa that is perfect for the mid-century lover. Its narrow frame means it will fit perfectly in the smallest of spaces. 

gabriola mid-century loveseat
Article Gabriola Mid-Century Loveseat $599

This compact mid-century statement sofa is perfect for small spaces. Imagine the way those snappy houndstooth checks will perk up your living room.

greta recycled leather sleeper sofa urban outfitters
Urban Outfitters Greta Recycled Leather XL Sleeper Sofa $879

French design devotées will recognize the Greta as an homage to a classic sofa by Ligne Roset. We love Urban Outfitters for its affordable take on a leather sleeper for under $900. 

as you wish settee crate & barrel
Crate & Barrel As You Wish Upholstered Settee $899

As the name suggests, you can style this armless sofa from Crate & Barrel any way you please. It comes with 14 upholstery options and is a dream for tight spaces.

Blue velvet sofa
Joss & Main Lindel Standard Sofa $850

If you never thought you'd be able to buy a cobalt blue velvet sofa for under $900 think again. This modern statement from Joss & Main represents a stunning value.

IKEA Stocksund Sofa $699

Not only is this traditional sofa budget-friendly, but its timeless shape will last for years to come, and the rolled arms give it great nap potential.

Kivik sofa ikea
IKEA Kivik Sofa $849

This beige tweedy sectional sofa with its chaise lounge looks like a big-money splurge. But IKEA scores again with this surprisingly affordable sofa.

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