Sofas can be very expensive. They can also be very cheap. Sarah in Chicago has looked at 10 Sofas Under $1,000 at Chiasso before, but the trend-oriented retailer Chiasso's newest catalog includes three obvious knockoff sofas — at knockoff prices. We show you the original, the cheaper interpretation from Chiasso, and let you decide which is your favorite...
The Retro Sofa ($698) is an obvious cheap interpretation of the classic Case Study Day Bed (starts at $1,595).
The white vinyl-covered Miami Sofa
($1,398)) is a clearly inferior copy of Inge Sempé's Moël Sofa design for Ligne Roset
(basic sofa starts at $5,600).
While not a blatant copy, the Abby Sofa ($1.098) was noticeably inspired by Florence Knoll's classic sofa (about $8,000).