This grey fabric-covered sofa with deep tufts is inspired by the Victorian era. What it says about you is that you prize elegance. While you embrace some trends, you believe in investing in a forever piece for your living room that can be accessorized with on-trend throw cushions. This is a perch for your friends and your pets, but it’s not your style to laze for hours watching reality TV. 19th C. Chesterfield, Restoration Hardware, from $4,995 USD.
Velvet Mid-century Modern style sofa
Plush citron cotton velvet and tapered wooden legs give this sofa a distinctive Mid-century Modern vibe. If you love this style you probably like shopping for vintage furnishings and get a thrill from mixing old and new, whether it be in your wardrobe or in your home. You’re not worried about the longevity of a colour, just whether it speaks to you right now and reflects your laid-back style. Rochelle sofa, Crate + Barrel, $2,743.
Daybed-style modern sofa
This sofa in dark grey Bari fabric is modular, you can unzip and re-arrange the back cushions in a variety of configurations. This is most definitely the sofa of a fit, flexible person who doesn’t slouch or slump and likes to sit cross-legged. You’re tidy but not obsessed with perfect order, and your home is always open to unexpected sleepover guests, which is why you picked this easygoing daybed-style. Modern fusion sofa, BoConcept, from $3,495.