10 Low-Profile Sofas That Will Make Your Space Feel Way Bigger

updated Oct 1, 2020
We independently select these products—if you buy from one of our links, we may earn a commission. All prices were accurate at the time of publishing.
Post Image
(Image credit: Melanie Rieders)

We see a lot of sofas that are designed to make a major statement within a space, but there’s nothing wrong with more low-profile pieces, either. With their subtle design and low seat and back height, these shorter, sleeker sofas can make your space feel more airy and bright. We’ve rounded up 10 of the best low-profile sofas that are not only stylish but can also make any casual, comfy living area come to life.

1 / 10
Urban Outfitters

Say hello to this chic copper-colored piece from Urban Outfitters! With a tufted velvet back and sides, this sofa will add art deco flair to any space without breaking the bank.

2 / 10
Pottery Barn

This roll arm sofa from Pottery Barn is classic but casual, with oversized cushions that are bound to make movie night feel extra cozy. As always, Pottery Barn offers a number of customizable options so that you can design the piece that best suits you.

3 / 10
was $3048.50

Just because you're going low profile doesn't mean you have to sacrifice color or texture. This velvet piece from Wayfair is modern, glamorous, and steals the show—and would you look at those stunning brass legs?

4 / 10
Apartment Therapy Bazaar

This Crate & Barrel piece is brand new and available for pickup in Chicago. Its extra-deep size makes it an ideal sleep space for guests, and a matching ottoman is for sale, too.

5 / 10

This stylish piece from Castlery has oversized arms and a whole lot of comfort! Available in teal velvet or gray, this sofa is a great choice for the modernist who still loves color.

6 / 10
Interior Define

Interior Define's Maxwell sofa pays homage to Apartment Therapy's own founder and CEO, Maxwell Ryan, who co-created the design. But that isn't the only reason we love it! The piece is classic and elegant with beautiful wooden legs and a stunning variety of fabrics.

7 / 10
West Elm
was $1499.00

West Elm's Haven Sofa is a beautiful piece that comes in two sizes and can be made to order to suit your liking and color scheme. Bookmark it for a future West Elm sale to save some major cash.

8 / 10
was $1429.00

You won't want to miss this sofa while it's on sale for under $1,000! Available in a soothing white, it's the perfect addition to a coastal or traditional space, features removable legs, and includes four throw pillows.

9 / 10
Urban Outfitters

Another Urban Outfitters piece we're loving is this cozy, affordable sleeper, which rings up at under $600 and is great for a studio—hosting guests just got way easier!

10 / 10
was $2125.00

This Kardiel sofa comes in a stylish rounded shape and is on sale for 35 percent off at the moment, making now the perfect time to scoop it up. Choose from one woven shade and two velvets. Then let the curved design do the talking!