One of the most important pieces of furniture in a living or family room is the sofa. The largest furnishing in the room, it provides you with a place to relax or gather with friends and family. The perfect sofa does more than that, though; the perfect sofa also serves as a reflection of your personal style.
To find the right one, you’ll need to consider your design preferences and lifestyle. We’ve made it easy with this fun quiz that will help you find the sofa that’s right for you:
1. When it comes to accessorizing a room, I …
A.) Use three or five accents, as long as they’re child friendly
B.) Prefer one statement piece
C.) Think the more the merrier
D.) Choose pieces that have a sense of history
2. On a typical day, you’ll find me wearing …
A.) Khakis, a comfy tee and flip flops
B.) Slim black slacks and a leather jacket
C.) A classic shift dress and smart flats
D.) Jeans and boots
3. My ultimate ride is a …
A.) Classic SUV, laid back and roomy
B.) A two-seater coupe, fast and stylish
C.) An elegant luxury sedan, sophisticated and safe
D.) Jeep, rugged and rough
4. The magazine I carry on the plane is …
A.) Better Homes & Gardens
B.) Architectural Digest
C.) The Smithsonian
5. My favorite dining room centerpiece is …
A.) Brightly colored Gerbera daisies
B.) The drama of an orchid
C.) Red roses
D.) Wheat grass
6. If I’m choosing the restaurant, we’re going to a …
A.) Family-friendly pizzeria
B.) A trendy downtown sushi spot
C.) An elegant steak house
D.) Farm-to-table hot spot
7. When my friends come over, we like to …
A.) Share a potluck dinner and play board games
B.) Enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres and discuss current events
C.) Sit down to a formal multi-course dinner and swap stock tips
D.) Have a backyard barbecue and talk about our latest travels
8. When I have an afternoon to myself, I like to …
A.) Curl up on the sofa with a good book
B.) Visit a local art gallery
C.) Volunteer at a local nonprofit
D.) Take a long hike in the woods
If most of your answers were “A” your style is most likely Casual. This style is inspired by an active, easy lifestyle. Your home is simple and warm, and your accessories are lighthearted and whimsical.
If most of your answers were “B” your style is most likely Modern. This style is inspired by the hustle and bustle of a cosmopolitan city. Your home is sleek and sophisticated, and you appreciate straight lines and geometric shapes.
For you, the simple shape of the Avery II Sofa provides a striking spot for relaxing with friends. Its rich grey upholstery is very current, while the metal legs provide a bit of drama. For more Modern sofa options, click here.
If most of your answers were “C” your style is most likely Traditional. This style is inspired by a sense of family and tradition. Your home is formal and elegant, and your furniture has feminine shapes and rich detail.
The Bennett Sofa, in grey genuine leather, will be a great addition to your Traditional home. Its classic details such as rolled arms and nailhead trim are sophisticated and elegant. For more Traditional options, click here.
If most of your answers were “D” your style is most likely Urban. This look is inspired by the energy of city living. Your home is filled with texture and organic materials, with accents collected from your travels.
You’ll love the unique lines of the Abbott Sofa. The comfortable piece has just enough edge to make it noteworthy, while the graphite grey upholstery looks city smart. Or for more Urban sofa options, click here.