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Student Living: Top Sofas for Student’s Rooms – A Guide to Online Shopping

Top Sofas for Student’s Rooms – What to Look for When Shopping Online

Student Living: Top Sofas for Student’s Rooms – Discover the perfect furniture for your student living space with our curated selection of top sofas.

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How to easily make a small space seems like home in a few easy steps

Moving in your student home is exciting and daunting at the same time. The day is filled with emotions and new experiences. The quickest way to ground yourself and have some comfort is setting up your room to feel like home.

Personalize your Space;

Most student rooms will be a white blank slate. Fill those walls!!! Add posters, art work or a wall hanging this will instantly add colour and a feel to the room.

Quality Bedding;

Your bed is the heart of your room, it’s key that you make this as snug as possible. Chose some high quality bed sheets in your style and colour. Take some smaller cushions as your bed may not have a headboard, you will want to be able to sit comfortable.


A small bed side lamp can make a world of difference in your room, this will add a nice glow to your relaxing times. A salt light or galaxy lamp can be something a bit different.


Most student rooms are small and compact and will have some fitted furniture. It may be best to take some under bed storage boxes with you. Also a few little things such as a wardrobe caddy or drawer tidies. If you have a place for everything from day one it will be easier to keep tidy.


This one doesn’t need much said, treat yourself to a house plant to keep on your window still. If your note a fan of plants a small fish tank would make the room homely.

Scented Elements;

Candles, essential oil diffusers or incense. Remember this is our space, having a nice scent that you enjoy will really help your mood.

Relaxation Corner;

If you have space to allow a dedicated corner to relaxing, create and ‘adult’ pillow fort. Drape a sheet from a wall, add a thick plush rug and cushions. Having a space like this set up with help you throughout your student years, when you get stressed and overwhelmed just retreat to your cosy corner.

Best Sofas on a Budget

Furnishing your student living space with a comfortable sofa doesn’t have to be expensive. Our curated selection of budget-friendly sofas ensures you can find the perfect match without compromising on comfort or style. Choose from a variety of designs, colors, and materials that fit your taste while maximizing the limited space available in your room or shared apartment. Look for sturdy frames and quality upholstery to ensure long-lasting durability. From sleek modern designs to cozy traditional styles, our top picks cater to various preferences, making it easy to create a cozy and inviting space on a student budget. Whether you need a compact sofa for a small room or a versatile sofa bed, our affordable options provide both functionality and aesthetics, proving that you can have it all without breaking the bank.

Budget sofa’s can be stylish too! Our chunky Nero sofa may be a small sofa but it will have a big impact! Deep seat cushions will ensure you have a space to relax and unwind after a long day of lectures. Ideal space for a coffee and a catch up with a friend.

Tiffany 2 Seater Sofa, our top choice for stylish sofa on a budget. Available in a vast range of colours and fabrics. Perfect for small rooms! Dress the sofa with come scatter cushions and a throw to add a personal touch.

With our Funk 2 seater, not only is it a budget friendly sofa it is also a sofa bed. It’s ones of the most compact sofa beds that we offer. Great for student rooms and ideal for when friends visit!

Best Sofas for Style

Discover trendy sofas that effortlessly elevate your living space. Modern designs with clean lines and diverse colors add chic sophistication. Premium upholstery like velvet or leather exudes luxury. Choose a sofa that complements your style and fits your room’s dimensions. Whether minimalist or eclectic, let your sofa set the tone. Comfort is key, so prioritize ample cushioning and back support. Find the perfect sofa that reflects your unique taste and leaves a lasting impression on your stylish sanctuary.

The Austin Sofa bed is one of our most stylish sofas, with a movable armrest which can be set in the middle or on the side which gives it’s a unique look. Available in range of fabrics, we advise a bold velvet fabric for the modern feel.

Edit 2 Seater Sofa, compact and stylish sofa with its unique shape and adjust-ability it will make a statement in a student’s home. Not only dose it look the part its also transforms, move the arm rest down to make a flat space, great for a nap or a place for a friend to crash for the night.

Add a retro vibe to your student accommodation with out Emma 3 Seater Sofa. Tufted cushions are back in trend! Stylish sofa which doesn’t break the bank!

Top Picks for Communal and Shared Spaces

In communal living areas like dorms or shared apartments, a durable and accommodating sofa is essential. Sectional sofas, with their versatility and ample seating, are perfect for such spaces. They can be rearranged to fit different arrangements and often come with built-in storage. Comfort is vital, so choose sectionals with plush cushioning and supportive backrests. Opt for space-saving designs that fit the room without overwhelming it. Durable upholstery like microfiber or leather is ideal for easy maintenance. Invest in a sectional sofa to create a welcoming environment that fosters social interactions and promotes a sense of community among room-mates and friends.

Within the Tango range there is a great selection of pieces to fill a room. Stylish and practical, with adjustable arm rests and seat depth you will be able to find a comfortable spot to do work on your laptop. Available in a wide range of colours, with the corner sofa you will get the added benefit of a sofa bed which is great for shared spaces in Student accommodation.

What to Look for When Shopping Online?

Shopping for a sofa online can be convenient, but it’s essential to consider certain factors to ensure you make the right choice.

  1. Size and Dimensions: Measure your room’s dimensions carefully and choose a sofa that fits the available space without crowding the area.
  2. Comfort: Look for sofas with ample cushioning and back support to ensure a comfortable seating experience, especially during long study sessions.
  3. Reviews and Ratings: Read customer reviews to gauge the quality and durability of the sofa you’re interested in.
  4. Material and Upholstery: Decide on the type of material that suits your lifestyle best.
  5. Assembly: Check whether the sofa requires assembly and consider your DIY skills before making a decision.
  6. Warranty and Return Policy: Ensure that the sofa comes with a warranty and a reasonable return policy.

Whether you’re a student on a tight budget or a design-savvy individual looking for a stylish addition to your space, choosing the right sofa is crucial.

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