When it comes to keeping up with the latest interior design trends, sourcing affordable items is a must. Luckily, there are a ton of brands and retailers that offer seriously stylish and budget-friendly pieces to help you make your interior design dreams come true—you just have to know where to look.
Whether you're in the market for a chic new sofa or a trend-driven dining set, there's an affordable option out there that looks just as luxurious as any expensive buy. Here, we researched the best places to shop for affordable modern furniture.
Poly & Bark
With free shipping and returns, and a 100-day trial period, Poly & Bark is hard to beat. The brand—which is also sold on Amazon—is most popular for its leather and fabric sofas but also sells a variety of furniture for the living room, dining room, bedroom, and home office. Also available are chic options for lighting, rugs, and more décor, so you can easily shop for your whole home at once.
If you haven't heard of Edloe Finch yet, get ready to covet everything on their site. The Houston-based brand has a smaller but impressive collection of home furnishings, including sofas, accent chairs, dining sets, and coffee tables, all at delightfully low prices. Shop the in-stock section for quick-ship furniture, and enjoy free shipping on every single order.
Founded in 2013, Castlery is an up-and-coming place to shop for modern furniture for every room in your home. You'll find leather sofas, statement console tables, gorgeous dining sets, and even outdoor furniture, all made with high-quality materials and longevity in mind. There's also a great open box section called Castlery Renew, where you can score returned and slightly damaged products at steep discounts.
Modern furniture from Rove Concepts is made in small batches by artisans around the world, including statement sofas, handsome lounge chairs, and more. By overseeing its own workshops, it's able to offer high-quality products at lower costs. The retailer also offers its own membership program, which gives members 20 percent off sitewide for an annual fee of $100.
The iconic yellow-and-blue IKEA logo practically screams affordable modern furniture. The Swedish retailer's no-muss, no-fuss pieces are often found in first apartments but also in the homes of design-savvy adults, who know they can get sleek and stylish furniture for less. Look here for tables, beds, storage, and much more.
What Editors Say
"IKEA is a beloved furniture store for a reason: The prices are unbeatable, the flat-pack packaging makes bringing your items home a breeze, and the pieces hold up over the years." — Bridget Mallon, editorial director, The Spruce & MyDomaine
For modern sofas, chairs, tables, and décor head to Article. This online-only store is rapidly growing in popularity, offering a variety of timeless pieces at reasonable prices to help you furnish your dream space. Prices stay low thanks to a simplified business model that only involves you, Article, and its manufacturer—no showrooms or salespeople.
Urban Outfitters may conjure up images of college dorm rooms, but the retailer also offers a surprisingly great selection of unique and affordable modern furniture. Among the tapestries and macramé wall hangings are chic wooden coffee tables, modern dressers, and beautiful accent chairs, all at reasonable prices and bursting with style.
An unlikely home décor destination, Amazon has a huge selection of modern furniture, as well as quite a few impressive in-house furniture and design collections. Most notably, its Rivet line has affordable modern furniture that rivals other more expensive retailers. You can also snag deals from a variety of other brands, including pieces from Zinus and Stone & Beam.
Sabai proves that you don't need to spend an arm and a leg on made-to-order furniture. The newer brand sells just a few pieces—a sofa, sectional, loveseat, chair, ottoman, and two pillows—but each one is customizable and produced just for you. Sabai also focuses on sustainability, utilizing recycled fabrics, local materials, and even a buy-back program where you can trade in your old sofa.
Don't underestimate the affordable furniture offerings at World Market. While you might know the brand more for their décor offerings, you can find everything from midcentury modern sofas and tables to eclectic statement pieces and furniture made specifically for small spaces.
While Blu Dot's standout collection of lounge chairs, sofas, and side tables tend to run pricier than other retailers on this list, the secret to scoring savings is to shop its outlet section. Another tip is to shop the brand on Wayfair, where you'll find everyday deals as well as open box prices.
With a focus on delivering small-batch modern furniture, Kardiel is a great place to find both original designs and reproductions of classic midcentury styles. Not only can you shop a wide variety of statement sofas, chairs, and storage pieces, but you can also find décor and accessories to complete your space.
The mix of vibrant and muted sectionals, sofas, and bedroom furnishings at Joybird are both stylish and affordable enough to not make your wallet weep. Many of their designs are totally customizable, with their sofas coming in a variety of colors and fabric choices. Alongside classic neutrals, you'll also find fun options like cobalt blue and mustard yellow.
Target has a great selection of affordable modern furniture thanks to its design-forward in-house brands. There's Project 62, which has more of a midcentury-modern feel; Opalhouse, which offers eclectic pieces with a modern flair; and Threshold, which is known for classic staples. You also never know what unexpected treasures you might stumble upon in-store.
What Editors Say
"Target's furniture game has improved steadily over the past few years thanks to the arrival of their in-house brands. Every piece I've purchased—from shower curtains to barstools to throw pillows—has held up beautifully, and the shipping and return process are a breeze." — Bridget Mallon, editorial director, The Spruce & MyDomaine
Inmod is an online marketplace where you're sure to find décor in every style imaginable, from midcentury to industrial to Scandi and much more. Although its items land on the higher end of the "affordable" price range, expect to pay much lower than original prices for bedroom sets, office furniture, outdoor furnishings, and more.
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This article was written by Christie Calucchia, a writer who specializes in design and lifestyle content. To compose this article, she considered brands with affordable pricing, quality products, and a range of designs to suit a variety of spaces.