When your living room is housing multiple guests, sometimes a simple loveseat doesn't cut it. A U-shape modular sofa fits way more people and puts tons of cozy into a larger living space. Just imagine the movie nights and rounds of charades your family and friends can play on this staple piece.
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What Is a Modular Sofa?
Before we dive into our picks, let's chat about what a modular sofa even is. Unlike normal two-seaters or three-seaters, this sofa is meant to fit into your space and not the other way around. You can actually change the shape to perfectly fit your living space, exponentially increasing the versatility of this piece. Usually a U-shape, the interesting modular design features mean you can fit more people or complement an avant-garde coffee table.
And due to the size and versatility, many modular sofas are comfortable enough to also make great sleeper sofas. Hello, overnight guests.
The Best Modular Sofas
We searched the entire web to find the best modular sectional sofas for you, and here are some of our favorites.
Add a bold '70s statement piece to your living room with this Mario Bellini sofa dupe. A four-seater modular design with velvet upholstery, it can be reconfigured in several ways to make your space as trendy as ever. This pick is available in beige and burnt orange, but if you're willing to shell out a bit more, you can score a reproduction of the original from Eternity Modern in boucle, leather, suede, and more starting at $5,229.
The Floyd sectional is a modular sofa that's designed to be sustainable and grow with you. If you have a smaller space, you can start off with a two-seater sectional and purchase add ons if you move to a larger home. The brand also offers a customizable feature that lets you build your modular sofa to your liking.
This sectional sofa from Rove Concepts is a staple for your living space. When a piece of furniture like this combines comfort, clean lines, geometric armrests, and chic upholstery, you can bet everyone is going to ask who your interior designer is.
Boho chic meets a modular leather sofa. If you have a small space but are loving the sectional sofa look, give this one a try. You can easily burrow in the ultra-plush deep seats and clean the stain-resistant material. With nomadic vibes, you can throw yourself into this design look with travel-inspired decor.
The bean bag look just got a glow-up with this sectional sofa. Give your studio apartment living room a young-chic vibe with this armless sectional sofa. Modular pieces like this have a way of being versatile and durable. Add in some throw pillows, and your boho-modern city haven vision is yours.
Need a serious CEO couch for your productivity-inspiring home office? This modern loveseat combines the fun of a modular sectional sofa and the practicality of a smaller loveseat. Just imagine this chaise lounge sofa in your living space, comforting you in between meetings or after the longest day ever.
Ultra-modern fans, we're calling you over. This luxe modular sectional sofa combines the chicness of cool grey with the warmth of worn-out wood. This three-seater has serious roots in Scandinavian design. So much so that we would venture out to say this upholstery color would be on the cover of a Danish design mag.
Big family? Big design goals? This modular sectional sofa is calling out your name. A leather corner sectional fits a lot of people and brings your living space together. And with clean lines, you can ensure this couch will support all of your modern design goals.
Looking to have a little fun? This modular sofa swaps out the traditional straight lines for a funkier rounded approach. It's a little space-y and very modern. Ideal for the interior designer who's over all of the traditional living room designs.
At Anthropologie, you can customize your own stylish, low-profile modular sectional. Not only does it come with three throw pillows, but it has a versatile chaise that can be configured in a few different ways.
Establish your luxe taste with this super chic sectional sofa. Found on Wayfair, this sofa looks like it was customized for a creative artist. Its low-profile design lets it work perfectly in any space, while its convenient size makes a weekly movie night a must-do.
Perfect your modern living space with this minimalist sectional sofa. It's sure to bring together your interior design and complement all that natural light you're looking to show off. And with ultra-cozy finishes, you can bet function is also going to be top-notch.
Cozy up on this modern and plush two-piece design. The cushions are filled with a mix of foam, poly, and feathers, perfect for maximum comfort and lounging.
Opt for a midcentury modern-inspired modular sofa with this pick from AllModern. With a solid wood, box-style frame and button-tufted cushions, it offers more of a firm, yet stylish seating area. It's also available in as a larger, U-shaped sofa.
This sofa from Insider Weather is an investment worth making. A sustainable and customizable find, you can choose between tons of stunning colors to configurations that meet all your seating needs.
Sectional sofas are top-notch for long lounging sessions. Just look at how much space you have. This neutral modular sofa is an ideal sofa bed or family couch. Just add some colorful throw pillows and make it feel like home.
Kick off those shoes and burrow into this light blue velvet modular sectional sofa. With two moveable ottomans, you can switch up the design from a U-shaped sofa to an extra-deep design, perfect for overnight guests.
This sectional sofa gives any modern home an insane amount of comfort. Just look at those plush back cushions and sleek, clean lines.
Sometimes the light and airy isn't what you're going for when looking for a modern sofa. This dark and stormy modular sofa in Ink Blue feels distinctly royal with its deep hue. Pair it with other pops of color, and create a room that's beaming with personality. And if that's not your vibe, it can be customized with other materials and colors.
Love minimal and modern design? This modular sofa is for you. The two-piece sofa has movable backrests and pieces to you can change up your design to fit your space. Plus, it's upholstered in stain resistant fabric, so it's easy to clean.