Reviews

IKEA Lugnvik Sofa Bed Review – Distasteful but Practical?

IKEA Lugnvik Sofa Bed Review - Distasteful but Practical? IKEA Lugnvik Sofa Bed Review - Distasteful but Practical?

We briefly reviewed the Lugnvik a while ago when ranking the best sofa to replace the Manstad and the Lugnvik was not the winner. Aesthetics I think that design wise, IKEA wanted to keep it simple here, this isn’t really the kind sofa with a Wow or OMG-what-sofa-is-this reaction.  It is not really surprising since IKEA doesn’t go crazy when… Read more →

The Ultimate IKEA Klippan Loveseat Sofa Review

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Arguably the most recognisable IKEA sofa in the world, this is a piece that’s found everywhere and loved by almost everyone. So why haven’t we done a review on it yet? Well now’s the time…   Reviewing the IKEA Klippan Online We’ve always had our own perceptions about the Klippan, and as a slipcover maker – we really love the… Read more →

IKEA Holmsund Sleeper Sofa / Sofa-Bed Review

IKEA Holmsund Sectional Sofa-Bed With Chaise (Sleeper Sofa) IKEA Holmsund Sectional Sofa-Bed With Chaise (Sleeper Sofa)

Today we’re taking a look at the IKEA Holmsund, which is one of the current sofa-beds / sleeper sofas available in IKEA stores worldwide. Basics It’s an updated Friheten, with extra throw pillows, wedged armrests and a higher price tag. Just like the Friheten sofa-bed, the Holmsund comes in two different configurations – a 3 seater sleeper sofa and a… Read more →

Differences between IKEA Angby and IKEA Ektorp: A Review

Custom Ektorp 3 seater slipcover in velvet, by Comfort Works Custom Ektorp 3 seater slipcover in velvet, by Comfort Works

What’s the difference between the IKEA Angby and IKEA Ektorp? They look similar, so how do you tell which model you have? It’s easy 🙂 Behold before you, the Angby 3 seater, vs the Ektorp 3 seater. Both are slipcoverable, round arm sofas with a long skirt style sofa cover. Quite similar looking, no? The Angby is the younger brother… Read more →

Why I’ll Never Buy a Pottery Barn Sofa – Review

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It’s quite hard to decide with so many reviews giving Pottery Barn such low ratings. But with some objective reasoning, I’ll settle this once and for all. A few months ago, we reviewed whether the Pottern Barn sofa collection was worth recovering or not – here’s the link: https://www.comfort-works.com/news/our-ultimate-review-of-pottery-barn-reviews/ Today, I’d like to review this more personally – and actually… Read more →

IKEA Norsborg Sofa Review

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After the discontinued Karlstad, many speculations have been made as to what its successor would be. Some have speculated the Landskrona, which is surprisingly similar to the Karlstad but it was only available in bycast leather. Today, we’ll be reviewing the latest hybrid sofa that’s a cross between the Karlstad and Kivik – the IKEA Norsborg. Quick Rundown So just… Read more →

The Ultimate IKEA Armchair Review!

Ektorp Tullsta Armchair Slipcovered Ektorp Tullsta Armchair Slipcovered

Looking for an IKEA Armchair but not sure which will be the one? Ideally this is the armchair that’s comfy enough when you want some alone time at the corner of the living room. The chair that doesn’t let you powernap for way too long, and would allow you to get back to your laptop right away. You are in… Read more →

IKEA Ektorp VS PB Basic Review – Classic Sofa Showdown

IKEA Ektorp VS PB Basic Review - Classic Sofa Showdown IKEA Ektorp VS PB Basic Review - Classic Sofa Showdown

In this article, we’ll be discussing two very similar looking sofas with big differences! They are, of course, the Ektorp 3 seater and PB Basic sofa. In the left corner, IKEA’s favourite and best selling sofa for many years. The Ektorp has a long pedigree, especially in terms of how affordable it is for everyone. The Ektorp stands a hefty… Read more →

The Dagarn IKEA Sofa Review!

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We’ll be reviewing this cute little number today – the IKEA Dagarn Sofa. Let’s find out whether it’s worth the money, shall we? Aesthetics First of all, I’d have to say that not everyone agrees with this sofa. Based on the few people we have at the office, it’s been pretty much a sound “It’s so cute!” or “Oh my… Read more →