There is nothing quite like the smell of leather! If you’re looking for a new couch or sofa and have leather in mind, check out this list. I’ve rounded up the best mid century modern leather couches for you today and you’ll love them all!
Mid century modern style is full of texture, angles, graphic design, woods, leather, whites, and lines. There are so many facets to this particular style and the good news is you can adapt it any way you choose. Mid century modern leather couches are an excellent way to start!
Of course, some people choose to avoid leather for personal reasons and there is absolutely nothing wrong with that. There are many other ways to incorporate mid century modern style without using leather.
But if leather appeals to you, keep reading.
The Best Mid Century Modern Leather Couches
Wells Leather Sofa | Crate and Barrel
A timeless look - the Wells sofa is available in three colors and is 84" wide.
Dekalb Leather 2-Piece Chaise Sectional
With an added chaise, this one is sure to be perfect for napping!
Denmark Leather Sofa
A smaller option and it's available in multiple color choices.
Poly and Bark - Napa 88.5 Sofa
The Napa sofa is of amazing quality and patina - a gorgeous option for your mid century design.
Hughes Leather Sofa
The leather sofa from Joybird is 90" wide and comes in a few choices of fabric colors.
Free returns for 30 days means you can test out this cognac beauty at no risk!
Accomac Genuine Leather 82.28" Pillow Top Arm Sofa
This choice is made from solid wood, genuine leather, and is 82" wide.
Kate Genuine Leather 88.5" Square Arm Sofa
88" wide and genuine distressed leather make this Kate sofa an excellent choice.
This one is artificial leather, but gets amazing reviews and is perfect for smaller spaces.
Better Homes & Gardens Nola Modern Futon, Camel Faux Leather
A faux leather futon option at a very affordable price.
Akansha Genuine Leather 85'' Square Arm Sofa
Slightly more traditional looking but still a good mid-century vibe.
Whether you are new to leather furniture or a seasoned pro, it’s helpful to keep a few things in mind when shopping for leather sofas.
Leather will develop it’s own patina over time. Scratches, marks, and general wear all lead to that gorgeous well worn, but quality look.
Are Leather Sofas Good for Pets?
If you get genuine leather, the answer is mostly yes. For the most part, leather sofas will be fine with pets. Of course, nothing can withstand constant digging or scratching with sharp claws. So you can decide based on your own pets.
Do you have relatively calm pets that just want to chill with you on the couch or do you have the type that attempts to dig a hole no matter where they are?
And if you make the leap to purchase one of these mid century modern leather sofas, now the question becomes:
How Do I Clean My Leather Sofa?
You can use a few different methods to clean your leather couches:
- Vinegar mixed with an oil such as linseed oil or lemon oil – you don’t want to use plain vinegar because it can dry out the leather
- A simple mixture of a mild dish soap mixed with water on a damp cloth
- A pre-formulated leather cleaner like this one from Leather Honey
While a good sofa is an investment, it’s designed to last for years. These mid century modern leather sofas will be the perfect statement piece! Not only will it be gorgeous for years to come, but it will become your new favorite hang-out spot to enjoy your family or of course, napping!
And if leather isn’t your thing, check out my review of these white sofas – Pottery Barn vs IKEA!