Asked by: Keren Wilchek
asked in category: General Last Updated: 29th March, 2020

Should all furniture match?

“Matching” furniture is a thing of the past. In decades gone by, the traditional thing to do was to purchase a furniture suite of matching pieces. For example, buying a bed, two matching side tables and a matching dresser – all in the same color and finish, all with the same look.

Click to see full answer.

Just so, does all wood furniture have to match?

Yes, You Can Mix and Match Wood Furniture. Because most people don't buy all their furniture at the same time and place, you've probably already been mixing wood furniture tones without knowing you were being stylish. Now you just need to be sure you're doing it right.

Subsequently, question is, do chairs have to match in living room? In most living room setups, you should have two accent chairs. Most designers recommend you have between four and five living room seats at a minimum, including sofas. With a couch in the room, you might add two accent chairs, then perhaps either another smaller sofa or one more accent chair.

Additionally, is it OK to mix and match furniture?

Whether it's done out of necessity or for an eclectic flair, mixing and matching furniture pieces can bring a sense of style and cohesion to a room. Sometimes you have simply no choice but to mix and match, such as when your favorite furniture set is suddenly discontinued and you must replace one of the pieces.

Should couch and chairs match?

The seat height of your sofa and chairs should be within 4″ of each other, if not less. That means if the seat height of your chair is 17″ your seat height of your sofa should be as close as possible to that (ideally no shorter than 14″ and no taller than 20″).

37 Related Question Answers Found

Can you mix different wood furniture in a room?

Can I mix white and wood furniture?

What is the best color for bedroom furniture?

Do nightstands have to match dresser?

Should my bedroom furniture match?

How do you match wood furniture?

What color goes well with wood?

How can I match my living room furniture color?

Does your living room and dining room have to match?

Do sofas have to match?

Can you mix antique furniture with modern?

How do you mix paint and match furniture?