Which Leather Furniture is the Best?

This is a question that depends on a lot of variables and personal choices. If you are a purist and you prefer authentic material, then genuine leather should be your choice.

If you have pets or children, then you need a fortified option – either faux leather or bonded leather.

Take a look at the main features of each kind of leather to help you make your decision.

  • Natural and comfortable fabric
  • Stain resistant
  • Not too hard to clean
  • Ages well

  • All the comforts of leather
  • Reasonable price tag
  • Stain resistant
  • Easy to clean

  • High-durability
  • Very easy to clean
  • Best choice for houses with pets and children

  • Environment-friendly choice
  • Regular care required to maintain durability

  • Has a polyutherene coating, which makes it easier to clean and maintain
  • Needs PU coating protector and not leather care products

You can read more about leather tanning and genuine leather treatments in our leather materials guide.

Learn how to clean and maintain leather furniture in our care and maintenance guide.

Popular Leather Furniture Pieces

The most flexible piece of furniture, these can either be standalones, used in pairs, or used to complement other sofas.

  • Accent Chair
  • Chairs with Ottomans
  • Chaise Lounges
  • Massage Chairs
  • Recliners
  • Office/Swivel Chairs
  • Dining Chairs

The loveseat, as the name suggests, seats two people and can be used in lieu of a larger sofa in smaller rooms.

A settee is similar to a love seat and resembles long bench with a high back and arms.

  • Loveseats
  • Settees

  • Sofas: A stylish leather 3-seater sets the style tone for the entire living room. If you like entertaining or have a larger family, consider a classy leather sectional for seating more people.
  • Sleeper Sofas: Make the most of your space by adding a dual function leather sofa bed or a leather covered futon. You can even choose the sofa according to the bed size you prefer.

    Kick up your feet and relax by yourself or with your crew in a comfy leather recliner perfect for long nap, a movie marathon or the big game.