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10 Easy Pieces: Modern Leather Sofas


10 Easy Pieces: Modern Leather Sofas

January 30, 2013

It’s a given: at some point, a leather sofa will come into your life (in your office, in your library, in your study). When the time comes, refer back to our compilation of the 10 best options out there right now:

wegner edited   sofa

Above: The Wegner CH163 is available in a variety of hardwood frames: soaped, oiled, and white oiled ash, oak, and walnut; $8,115 from Danish Design Store.

10 Easy Pieces Modern Leather Sofas portrait 4

Above: Restoration Hardware’s Belgian Shelter Arm Leather Sofa is available in nine different leathers and two different depths of 37 inches and 41 inches. Prices range from $3,185 to $6,595 depending on size and specifications.

700 lissoni sofa black

Above: The Two-Seater Lissoni Sofa, designed by Piero Lissoni for Fritz Hansen, is available in black, walnut, and white leather upholstery; $20,000 from Danish Design Store.

700 borge mogensen sofa 2

Above: The 2213 Three-Seater Sofa by Borge Mogensen is available in mahogany, black, and tan (shown) for CA$16,495 from Mjolk; it’s also available through Fredericia Furniture.

700 riley sofa russell pinch

Above: Designed by Russell Pinch and made in the UK, the Riley Sofa is made from a solid beach frame and button upholstery; $4,580 from The Future Perfect.

700 borge mogensen black

Above: The 2209 Two-Seat Sofa by Borge Mogensen was designed in 1963 and is available with oak or mahogany legs; CA$10,995 from Mjolk.

700 raleigh sofa 2

Above: Design Within Reach’s Raleigh Sofa was built in collaboration with Jeffrey Bernett and Nicholas Dodziuk in the US. Drawing from mid-century Danish influences, the sofa is made from a kiln-dried walnut frame and is available in six different colors of leather upholstery; $6,630 from Design Within Reach.

700 jackson three seat sofa

Above: The Jackson Leather Sofa is made from bison leather and is priced at $2,999 from Room and Board.

700 de padova square

Above: The De Padova Square Sofa with steel feet and a fixed leather cover is available through Suite NY; contact for pricing and availability.

700 florence knoll sofa in volo leather

Above: The Florence Knoll Sofa in Volo Leather is $13,724 from Design Within Reach.

N.B.: Shop more picks in our 10 Easy Pieces section.

Product summary  Item 7 145Item 8 146

700 lissoni sofa black
Fritz Hansen

Lissoni Sofa

$8,011.00 USD from Danish Design Store
700 raleigh sofa 2
Design Within Reach

Raleigh Sofa

$6,630.00 USD from Design Within Reach
700 riley sofa russell pinch
Russell Pinch

Riley Sofa

$4,580.00 USD from The Future Perfect

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