10 Flared Arm Sofas That Will Add So Much, Well, Flair, to Your Space

published Jun 8, 2021
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The sofa is undoubtedly the focal point of every living room — and there’s a lot that goes into buying a sofa. From size and depth to upholstery and color, there are many boxes to tick off. But perhaps the most important criteria (following comfort, of course) is style. By now, you’re likely aware that there are lots of sofa styles out there. From classic Chesterfields and English arm roll sofas to luxe tuxedo picks and eye-catching camelbacks, we’ve covered a lot of fun sofa shapes here at Apartment Therapy. But there’s something so luxurious and irresistible about the flared arm sofa. A subtly stylish design, these sofas feature armrests that slightly slope for an angular look that adds the right amount of, well, flair to any space. Below, find 10 of our favorite flared arm sofas we think you’ll absolutely love.

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was $509.50

We love a good budget find, like this stylish Wayfair pick. Coming in under $500, this neutral three-seater features firm seating, button-tufted back cushions, and clean lines. The Ibiza sofa brings in a sleek, sophisticated vibe that looks expensive but is secretly a steal.

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In the market for a trendy sleeper sofa that won't break the bank? The Maciejewski Flared Arm Sleeper checks both boxes with ease. Converting into a full-size bed in seconds, this sofa is covered in a multi-speckled tweed-like fabric and features a mid-century style.

3 / 5
was $759.00

Fans of tailored yet cushy sofas will love the Hoboken Flared Arm Sofa. A true statement piece, this blue sofa is covered in a deep-textured, multi-toned fabric. It also features clean button tailoring for a sofa you can expect tons of compliments on.

4 / 5
was $1652.00

One look at this velvet flared arm sofa and it's easy to see why we put this on our list. With a sloped back that seamlessly connects to its flared arms, decorative stitching, and a stunning rust-colored upholstery, this foam-filled sofa is about as chic as they come.

5 / 5
was $2199.00

Design brand Kardiel is all about mid-century modern decor, so is it any surprise to see a luxury flared arm pick from them on this list? This sofa is upholdstered in an über trendy white bouclé fabric and features a clever solid oak frame. Its multi-density foam offers a medium firmness level, and the curved silhouette gives it a vintage vibe.