Seductive to the touch and bringing both a warmth and wow-factor, velvet furniture and accessories are perfect for creating a chic and cosy interior. This tactile texture does all the talking, with an unrivalled depth of colour, alluring lustre and a silky smooth surface.
Velvet’s popularity has been consistent since the Italian Renaissance when it was first brought to Europe for clothing, signifying power and wealth and making it a favourite with royalty. Today everyone can enjoy its gorgeous luxurious look and feel.
This season, it’s bold-coloured velvets that are making a big statement on the interiors landscape. From powder pink to peacock blue, these stand-out shades will add a little drama to a dull space.
If you love the look of velvet, keep reading to discover our pick of this season’s velvet pieces.
Sumptuous Velvet Seating
Ever on-trend, there’s nothing quite like the luxury and lavish appeal of a velvet sofa. Rich or soft, squishy or streamlined, you’re guaranteed a showstopping effect and a sumptuous seat. From contemporary designs to updates on traditional classics, like the velvet chesterfield, we’ve got styles to suit every space.
Harrington Large Chaise Sofa. Sink into sumptuous comfort with the Harrington Large Chaise Sofa, featuring a contemporary design and soft, deep seated cushions, it’s made for relaxing.
Purcell 3 Seater Sofa. A modern take on mid-century design, the Purcell features angled wooden feet and a chic curved design dressed in a choice of versatile velvet shades, from mustard to midnight blue.
Camille Maxi Sofa. Graceful curves and plush button-through upholstery blend effortlessly to deliver an air of classical elegance to this sumptuous sofa.
Beautiful Velvet Beds
Drift off to slumber surrounded by the touchable texture of velvet. Soft, warm and noise absorbing, velvet is a great choice for a bedroom makeover. Introduce calming colours and layer up with cushions and throws to create a restful space. Finish your room with a velvet pile wool rug or carpet and you’ve got the perfect recipe for sweet slumber.
Audran Bed Frame. Showcasing a gentle, curved frame upholstered in a choice of stunning velvets, the Audran Bed Frame will bring vintage appeal to your interior. Add vibrant velvet cushions to up to wow-factor.
Hadley Bed Frame. For the ultimate statement, opt for a signature sleigh bed such as the Hadley Bed Frame. Soft to the touch with a scrolled design, this gorgeous piece makes every encounter an indulgent one.
Alexa Bed Frame. Designed by the iconic Orla Kiely, this stunning bed frame combines a touchable, soft velvet with Orla’s signature leaf print. A gorgeous way to introduce playful style to your sleeping space.
Stylish Soft Touches
If you want to spruce up your room but aren’t in the mood for a full makeover, think about a few little touches that will make a big difference. Velvet cushions and cocktail chairs can bring some lovely accents of colour and texture to any room and are especially nice in the bedroom where a soft touch and inviting mood is key.
Meghan Cushion. Luxuriously plump with fun fringing detail, the Meghan cushion works well alongside other scatters on a sofa or as a stand-alone piece on your favourite accent chair.
Melina Accent Chair. A stylish addition to a spare corner, the Melina Chair’s compact design knows how to make a statement. It’s slim legs and a fluted back are undeniably elegant.
Ellonby Footstool. Beautifully buttoned, the Ellonby Footstool will bring vintage appeal and contemporary comfort to your living area. Perfect for putting your feet up.
Are you embracing the vibrant velvet trend this season? For more inspiration, shop our range of velvet furniture and accessories.