With design roots dating back to the 17th century, loveseats originated as additional seating for women wearing the large hoop-skirt fashion of the time. It eventually transitioned into appropriately intimate locales for smitten courters, giving the two-seater sofa its sweet namesake. With all fashion and romance origins set aside, the compact couches are major modern-day solutions for small-space furnishing — especially where style, budget, and sizing strike.
As far as investment pieces go, couches take the home-furnishing cake. They are a key part of your home design and provide cozy comfort for hours of sitting. Loveseats are often a more price-conscience alternative and are great for smaller spaces. Since our tiny studio apartments (and wallets) will not be accommodating that luxe Restoration Hardware sectional, we waded through a sea of some of the best budget-friendly options.
Ahead, we've rounded up the top-reviewed, most comfortable loveseats out there according to the savvy apartment-dwellers. From statement-making to minimalist-chic, comfy-cozy, oversized, and easy-to-assemble, any one of the two-seater options ahead is approved and ready for your living space — and/or romantic entanglements for two.
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