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$1,399.00
Murphy 81" Sofa
Fabric: Vance emerald
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Murphy

An eye-catching design that will become the centerpiece of your room, the Murphy sofa doesn't skimp on style or comfort. The delicate, sculpted frame, flared arms and low profile seat cushions create a striking silhouette, while the small scale fits in almost any space.

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Details of Murphy 81" Sofa

  • Dimensions: 81w 34d 32h
  • Arm Height: 24h
  • Inside Seating: 68W 22D
  • Seat Height: 18h
  • Leg Height: 10h
  • Removable Legs: no
  • Frame Style: loose seat/tight back
  • Back Cushion: foam and fiber
  • Seat Cushion: wrapped foam Cushion details
  • Construction Details: bench made hardwood frame with webbing seat suspension Construction details
  • Product Origin: made in North Carolina
  • Item Number: 434734
  • Fabric: Vance emerald See full fabric details
  • Fabric Content: 90% cotton, 10% polyester
  • Fabric Description: Vance is a luxurious velvet that offers a rich look with the comfort and livability of an all-cotton pile. A special dyeing and finishing process creates its saturated color and radiant appearance. Vance works well on frames of all styles and sizes, and takes on a beautiful patina with age and use.
  • Leg Finish: charcoal

Cushion Details

Wrapped foam

  • Eco-friendly, high-resiliency foam core wrapped in fiber padding, encased in ticking
  • Offers a structured, supportive sit
  • Creates a neat, tailored appearance
  • Will soften with use, but designed to retain its shape
Wrapped foam cross-section

Frames

Made to the same high standards as all of our furniture, each one of our upholstery frames is built to last.

Kiln-dried, engineered hardwood

We use kiln-dried, engineered hardwood in all of our upholstery frames. Often used for structural beams, engineered hardwood is made by pressing thin layers of solid wood together. Kiln-drying removes moisture, minimizing seasonal expansion and contraction. This stable hardwood material resists warping and cracking for lasting durability.

Reinforced joinery

We reinforce every joint in our frames for added stability. Precision-cut parts interlock like puzzle pieces and are reinforced with eco-friendly glues, screws or staples and corner blocks. Reinforced joinery ensures your seating holds together, even with years of frequent use.

Kiln-dried, engineered hardwood
Reinforced joinery

Suspension

Webbing

A webbing suspension is made by interweaving strips of nylon material to create a resilient platform. The elasticized webbing is securely attached to the wood frame with staples. Webbing suspensions are ideal for thin-profile styles that require maximum support in minimal space.

Webbing suspension

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Murphy 81" Sofa
 
4.6

(based on 8 reviews)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Great design (8)
  • Cushions hold shape (5)
  • Well made (5)
  • Comfortable (4)
  • Comfortable sit (4)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Small spaces (6)
    • Accent (5)
    • Formal (3)
    • Informal (3)
    • Lounging (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Eclectic (5), Mid-century modern (5), Modern/contemporary (3)

    Reviewed by 8 customers

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    5.0

    Awesome!

    By Murphy Sofa

    from New Orleans, LA

    Style Eclectic, Minimalist

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Comfortable fabric
    • Comfortable sit
    • Cushions hold shape
    • Great design
    • Well made

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Small spaces

      Customer comments about Murphy 81" Sofa:

      The murphy sofa is in a small living room and fits so nicely while looking fantastic. It is perfect for the occasional events we use this room for in our home.

      Service and delivery comments:

      The delivery service was excellent. Informative, efficient, on time and best of all the team kept me posted on their expected arrival time so I wasn't waiting around all day.

      • I live in a:
      • House
      • This product is used in my:
      • Living room/family room/great room

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      4.0

      Great accent sofa

      By Sarahmarieny

      from Naperville, Illinois

      Style Mid-century modern, Modern/contemporary

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Comfortable fabric
      • Cushions hold shape
      • Great design
      • Well made

      Cons

      • Uncomfortable sit

      Best Uses

      • Accent
      • Formal
      • Small spaces

      Customer comments about Murphy 59" Sofa:

      The couch looks beautiful! Fabric is soft and color is great & vibrant. It's a little stiff-not really a cozy sofa, mostly in the room style and extra seating when company comes. It's great as an accent in a room to your main larger sofa. The color makes a statement.

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      • House
      • This product is used in my:
      • Living room/family room/great room

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      5.0

      Lovely little piece of furniture

      By Hrawley

      from Philadelphia, PA

      Style Eclectic, Mid-century modern

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Color
      • Friendly Timely Delivery
      • Great design
      • Style

      Cons

      • Not Practical

      Best Uses

      • Accent
      • Small spaces

      Customer comments about Murphy 59" Sofa:

      I love this little sofa, it is such a pretty indigo that looks amazing with bright pillows. I have it in a window protrusion in my dressing room and it is just perfect. It's very petite so it won't mix well with all scales of furniture, so it's not particularly versatile piece, but is just what it should be.

      • I live in a:
      • Townhouse
      • This product is used in my:
      • Dressing Roombonus Room

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      4.0

      Green with Envy!

      By ASNYC

      from New York, New York

      Style Eclectic, Mid-century modern, Modern/contemporary

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Comfortable sit
      • Great design

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Accent
        • Formal
        • Informal

        Customer comments about Murphy 81" Sofa:

        The Murphy sofa added the perfect modern gracefulness in the living room I designed for a model residence in Brooklyn, NY. Against a backdrop of black and white, this emerald green velvet sofa took center stage. I added accents in emerald green as well as decorative pillows in black, white and sunshine yellow. The result: a stylishly modern contemporary room with a gentle touch of glamorous sophistication.

        • This product is used in my:
        • Living room/family room/great room

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        5.0

        Marvelous Murphy

        By Sitting in Seattle

        from Seattle, WA

        Style Eclectic

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Comfortable fabric
        • Comfortable sit
        • Cushions hold shape
        • Great design
        • Well made

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Lounging
          • Primary seating
          • Small spaces

          Customer comments about Murphy 81" Sofa:

          We recently bought two couches from Room & Board, and the Murphy in teal veleveteen was our first choice. It is kind of a chair-like couch as it is easy to sit upright in it. I like to sit and knit. Our other couch is more cushy-comfy, which my husband prefers. The fabric is beautiful and has no bad chemical smell like some new furniture does. Our house was built in the late 1930's, with smallish rooms, and this couch fits right in with the style and space.

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          • House
          • This product is used in my:
          • Living room/family room/great room

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          4.0

          not comfy but oh so cute

          By Lucy

          from Bay Area, CA

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Cushions hold shape
          • Great design
          • Well made

          Cons

          • Uncomfortable sit

          Best Uses

          • Accent
          • Office

          Customer comments about Murphy 81" Sofa:

          This sofa is pretty stiff and admittedly not the most comfortable thing to sit on. However it is SUPER CUTE and looks great as an accent piece in your home or (as we did) used in an office setting.

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          5.0

          Great Experience

          By Roxy

          from Athens, GA

          Style Mid-century modern

          Pros

          • Great design

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Accent
            • Formal
            • Informal
            • Lounging
            • Primary seating
            • Small spaces
            • Watching TV

            Customer comments about Murphy 81" Sofa:

            I am so pleased with this couch and also with the way it was delivered. It was delivered on time by nice people (who took their shoes off). The couch itself is even prettier than it is in the photos. The material feels wonderful and high quality. The design is perfetion and could not fit my style any better.

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            • House
            • This product is used in my:
            • Living room/family room/great room

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            5.0

            Perfect sofa, excellent service & price

            By nfolsom

            from Seattle, WA

            Style Eclectic, Mid-century modern, Modern/contemporary, Vintage

            Pros

            • Comfortable fabric
            • Comfortable sit
            • Cushions hold shape
            • Great design
            • Timeless Style
            • Well made

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Informal
              • Lounging
              • Primary seating
              • Small spaces
              • Watching TV

              Customer comments about Murphy 81" Sofa:

              The couch is a perfect size for an open space that is both dining room and living room. It's long enough to stretch out on, but not overbearing for the space. It's an attractive centerpiece, but, again, not overwhelming.

              Service and delivery comments:

              Delivery was a perfect experience. Clear communication about expected date (I ordered it with a different frabic that what is stocked). Helpful scheduling. Prompt delivery, and the delivery people were considerate and tidy.

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              • This product is used in my:
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