10 Sofas That WORK In Tiny Living Rooms

Photo: Courtesy of Urban Outfitters.
The sofa is arguably the single most important piece of furniture in your living room. It sets the tone and adds a convivial quality to the space. No matter how cramped our apartments are, it's the one thing that our homes simply can't go without.
Finding room for a couch can be challenging if you live in a tiny city pad, but fear not: Many furniture brands have created designs for this particular dilemma. Aptly named "apartment sofas," these items are narrower in width — typically not exceeding 77 inches — and can fit snugly into itty bitty spaces. We've rounded up the best bets for apartment sofas on the market that do a little bit extra in the design department, from thoughtful storage capabilities to streamlined shapes. Click through for 10 cozy loungers that fit into the tightest living den.
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This compact sofa is ideal for loft spaces or tiny alcoves.

Apt 2B Avalon 71 Sofa, $1,213, available at Domino
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The tapered wooden legs add a touch of mid-century chic to your living room. The cushions are reversible, so you'll get a second chance to start fresh in the event of nasty spillages.

Pier 1 Mitzi Stone Small Sofa, $699.95, available at Pier 1 Imports
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The pull-out storage under this futon is perfect for your magazines, throws, and various living room trinkets.

Dorel Home Products Sola Storage Futon, $239.99, available at Target
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The soft linen fabric of this sleeper couch will make naps in front of the TV that much cozier.

Varick Gallery Ferris Sleeper, $229.99, available at Wayfair
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The colorblock upholstery is not the only cool feature on this sofa: the cushions and armrests are designed at uneven heights for maximum comfort when you're sitting and lying down.

Vitra Polder Compact Sofa, $7,585 available at YLiving
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This chic sofa can be customized in a variety of ways, from fabric colors to the finish of the wooden legs.

Joybird Holloway Apartment Sofa, $1,079, available at Joybird
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Small space living calls for creative uses of all corners of your home. This curved loveseat makes sure those awkward nooks in your living room are optimized for cozy lounging.

Zinc Indoor Lake Cornering Armless Loveseat, $1,431, available at Zinc Indoor
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When you're working with limited space, sofas with linear details — like wooden handles instead of bulky armrests — are your friend.

Urban Outfitters Wyatt Faux Leather Sofa, $629, available at Urban Outfitters
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This modular couch can be taken apart in the middle to create two separate seats.

PBteen Riley Lounge Loveseat Set, $795, available at PBteen
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Need an extra bed? The back of this futon can be reclined to create a temporary mattress.

JCPenney Sparrow Contemporary Fabric Futon, $485, available at JCPenney