The One Piece of Furniture You Never Knew You Needed—Until Now

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Nothing makes a more confident statement than a blue velvet couch. They're bold, rich, and decadent—not to mention eye-catching and a surefire way to elevate any space. Blue velvet sofas instantly add luxe appeal to your living room and they're certain to be a favorite landing spot for family members and guests alike.

Since Pantone announced classic blue as 2020's color of the year, we have even better news: Options now abound in almost every silhouette you can think of. Whether you're interested in a sleek, asymmetrical design or the clean lines and gentle curves of a mid-century modern option, you're sure to find a chic choice below.

Anthropologie Asymmetrical Serpentine Sofa

Asymmetrical Serpentine Sofa

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A striking asymmetrical design punctuated by lush blue velvet, brass legs, and feminine curves, Anthropologie's Serpentine Sofa is a winning pick. The high-design Italian-inspired piece is alluring as couches come.

Article Kits Cascadia Blue Sofa

Kits Sofa in Cascadia Blue

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With a boxy shape softened by gently curved armrests and a plethora of inviting pillows, the Kits Sofa is irresistibly decadent. Article's plush, cascadia blue sofa is finished with a cubic brass leg base that elevates and refines the sophisticated but cozy sofa.

Everly Quinn Koger Velvet Flared-Arm Sofa

Everly Quinn Koger Velvet Flared-Arm Sofa

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Vintage glamour meets luxe modern appeal in the Koger Flared-Arm Sofa from Everly Quinn. A single-cushion sofa, the curved wing arms, channel-tufted backing, and thin brass legs lend a retro vibe to this modern gem.

Blair Modern Sofa in Indigo Velvet

Blair Modern Sofa in Indigo Velvet

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Harkening back to the days of martinis and bar carts, this sofa has a classic, mid-century vibe. With splayed wooden legs and deep indigo velvet upholstery, the Blair Modern Sofa from One Kings Lane is tailored and elegant while still maintaining that retro feel. The sofa comes with two throw pillows for added comfort.

Interior Define Rose by the Everygirl

Rose by the Everygirl

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Coveting a traditional English rolled-arm sofa? Rose by the Everygirl—from Interior Define—is sure to deliver. The overstuffed sofa is complete with traditional rolled arms, tiny tailored pleats, and turned-wood legs. It's available in a variety of blues, too, so you won't matching your decor won't be a challenge.

Rove Concepts Milo Sofa

Milo Sofa

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Large, luxurious, and with more width than the average sofa, Rove Concept's Milo is an elegant option for spacious living rooms. While the sofa has a deceivingly simple boxy shape, its subtly curved armrests and piped-edge detailing elevate it entirely. Since it's modular, additional pieces are also available so you can customize the sofa to suit your home's needs.

Article Sven Cascadia Blue Right Sectional Sofa

Sven Right Sectional Sofa in Cascadia Blue

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As far as luxe-meets-functional design goes, Article's Sven Right Sectional Sofa is the poster child. The corner-blocked sectional features a mid-century modern silhouette and end bolsters which make it the ideal sofa for lounging. Covered in a lush blue velvet with a button-tufted seat, this a luscious spot to land.

Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams Kennedy Loveseat

Kennedy Loveseat

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The Kennedy Loveseat from Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams gives off a handsome, stately air with shelter-style arms, deep blue velvet, and gridded button tufting. The smaller tuxedo-style sofa is a perfect fit for compact spaces and those who prefer a firmer seat. Since it's made from eco-friendly materials, it’s also an environmentally conscious choice.

West Elm Modern Chesterfield Upholstered Sofa

Modern Chesterfield Upholstered Sofa

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A sleek, thin frame meets shelter arms and button tufting in West Elm's modern take on the classic Chesterfield sofa. As far as contemporary touches go, narrow metal legs give this unique piece an edge up on more traditional silhouettes.

Ballard Designs Candace Upholstered Sofa

Candace Upholstered Sofa in Signature Velvet Ink

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Ballard Designs' Candace Upholstered sofa in signature velvet ink is a timeless, elegant choice for any space. With down blend cushions and two matching throw pillows, it's the perfect place to curl up with a book or dive into a Netflix binge.

One Kings Lane Michael Thomas Collection Arden Sofa

Arden Sofa from Michael Thomas Collection in Lapis Velvet

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With stately lapis velvet, elegantly sloped arms, and a refined profile, the Arden Sofa from One Kings Lane gives off an heirloom vibe. The tasteful and traditional piece is finishes off with a kiln-dried deep espresso hardwood base and brass-capped feet.

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