5 Starter Furniture Pieces for Your First Home

Creating your dream home takes time. Start with these five furniture essentials.

Updated on June 22, 2017 8:06 am

Samantha Echavez


1. Durable and versatile sofa. This should definitely be one of your first investments in your new home. Get a neutral one to make decorating around the living room easier.

ALPHA 3 Seater Sofa, $1,108, Cromly Shop

Stockholm Sofa, $2,990, IKEA

Britain 3-Seater Sofa, $599, Star Living

2. Cosy dining table. Dinners and get-togethers will center around this furniture, so make sure you get a quality one that will last for years to come.

Hancock Dining Set, $1,199, Picket & Rail

Visibly Extendable Dining Set, $699, Nook and Cranny

3. Stunning coffee table. Give your future living room panache by adding a coffee table to hold stacks of books and other decorative vignettes.

Bombay Round Reclaimed Coffee Table, $489, Cromly Shop

Hermen Coffee Table, $429, Castlery

Borba Coffee Table, $829, homestolife

4. Bookshelf. Not only does it offer ample storage solution, it also has a lot of decorating potential.

WÄFF Bookshelf, $1,149, Cromly Shop

Kartell Modular Bookshelf, $35 per shelf/part, Space Furniture

Liatorp Bookcase, $549, IKEA

5. A very comfortable and well-constructed bed. Take your time looking for the perfect bed; consider size, surface, and firmness when doing so. Learn more about the types of beds here.

Nikko Queen Size Bed, $899, Castlery

Mikael Bed, price upon request, King Living

Komfo Queen Bed, $599, Cromly Shop

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