Top Furniture Picks for Small Spaces

Whether you are downsizing to a smaller space or adding a vacation home, getting creative with storage space can certainly make a difference. With the growing popularity of tiny homes, people are re-thinking how much room they need for living. The type of furniture you choose will be a game changer and can instantly help a small room feel bigger. There are countless ways to maximize space with the right furniture and decorating tricks. Furniture and storage solutions can come together for multipurpose furniture, such as a lift-top table that doubles as a work station.

Apartment size sofas are typically smaller than standard sofas, and are perfect for providing seating in small spaces.

Chelsea Home Furniture Russell Apartment Size Sofa

Chelsea Home Furniture Ally Apartment Size Sofa

A sleeper sofa is also a great choice, as it doubles as a bed.

Broyhill Furniture Jenna Full-Size Air Dream Sleeper Sofa

If you are looking for something more sleek, opt for a futon, which also folds out into a bed.

Crown Mark Furniture Microtwill Mode Adjustable Sofa

When choosing a coffee table, always opt for one with storage. This one in particular can double as a work station.

Progressive Furniture Viero Place Lift-Top Cocktail Table in Brown

This credenza style cabinet can fold out to a queen size bed, which certainly is a space saver. A TV can be placed on top, which stays in place when the bed is folded out.

Night and Day Furniture Queen Clover Murphy Cabinet Bed – Cherry

This bench has plenty shelves and cubbies for storage. You can also store additional items on top.

Liberty Furniture Hearthstone Cubby Storage Bench

Opt for a chairside chest instead of a standard end table, since it takes up the same amount of space but provides plenty of storage.

Hooker Furniture Grandover Chairside Chest

A fold-up computer desk utilizes more wall space instead of floor space, and can be folded up when not in use.

Riverside Furniture Promenade Canted Computer Desk

A drop-leaf dining room set takes up minimal space when the leaves are folded down, and they can easily be folded back up to accommodate more seats.

Liberty Furniture Low Country Round Drop Leaf Pedestal Table Dining Room Set

If you are looking for a place to store jewelry, a mirror with hidden jewelry storage is an ideal choice. This one has an additional storage drawer underneath.

Sunny Designs Furniture Savannah Jewelry Cabinet w/ Sliding Door

Try to utilize corners when possible. A tall narrow corner bookcase can store many items without taking up much space.

Coaster Corner Shelf

You can also take advantage of the wall space above counters and/or other furniture with a wall shelf.

Safavieh David Wall Shelf

If you are looking for an accent piece, go for one that is multitasking. This storage cube will add a bold pop of color while being able to store your items.

Hammary Hidden Treasures Red Storage Cube

Adding a large mirror will create the illusion of more space. You can place the mirror across from a window to reflect more light.

Bassett Mirror Company Antique Mirror Frame with Beaded Edge Leaner

Ren-Wil Aura Rectangular Mirror

Choosing the Perfect Pouf Ottoman

Pouf ottomans have been trending for years, and we’re continuing to see them everywhere! This type of ottoman, also known as a hassock, is typically soft with rounded edges and can be used as a footrest or extra seating. You can easily use a pouf as an accent piece – especially with the wide range of colors and fabrics to choose from.

If you are looking to make a statement, try adding a bright and vibrant pouf ottoman, or one with a stylish pattern. You can mix and match pieces to create an endless amount of looks. Looking for extra detailing? Add a beautiful tufted pouf. There are plenty of options to choose from to suit any room in your home.

Here are some of our favorite pouf ottomans:

Olliix Madison Park Kelsey Round Pouf Ottoman

Jaipur Rugs Chevron Natural Cube Pouf

Safavieh Santiago Ottoman

Jaipur Rugs Wool Cube Pouf

Jaipur Rugs Natural Cylindrical Jute Pouf

nuLOOM Rugs Moroccan Pouf Ottoman

Emerald Home Furnishings Pouf 18″ Square Pouf Yellow Arrow Pattern

Howard Elliott Silver Fox Tall Pouf Ottoman

Check out more pouf ottomans at Home Gallery Stores here.

Brand Overview: Lazzaro Leather

Lazzaro Leather is one of the newest brands available at Home Gallery Stores. You can find a wide selection of leather living room and entertainment room furniture. The brand offers leather sofas, sectionals, loveseats, ottomans and more in a range of styles from traditional to contemporary.

There are many benefits to buying leather furniture. Leather typically has a shiny appearance and ages well, becoming even softer over time. The material is sturdy and tough, and will last many years.

If you are looking for a traditional living room sofa, the Lazzaro Leather Senator Collection is a great choice. This collection features pieces in a brown vintage cover with elegant tufted detailing and nail head trim.

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Lazzaro Leather Senator Collection

If your style is more contemporary, the Manlyn Collection from Lazzaro Leather will be the perfect fit for your home. Pieces in this collection have a crisp white cover and sleek edges, with flared arms and tapered legs.

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Lazzaro Leather Manlyn Collection

Check out Lazzaro Leather at Home Gallery Stores here!

4 Ways to Use an Ottoman

Lexington Cooper Cocktail OttomanAdding an ottoman to any room is a great way to instantly bring style. The possibilities are endless – you can add a bright colored ottoman as an accent piece or use a pouf ottoman to make a room look cozy.

Along with adding style to your home, ottomans can be used in a number of ways – as a footrest, a coffee table, seating and storage. Find out how you can make the most of these 4 ways to use an ottoman here.