Couch Comparison: Pottery Barn vs IKEA

Find out how to pick between an Ikea Ektorp Sofa and a Pottery Barn Slipcover Sofa.

Deep Seating

Ikea Ektorp Sofa: 34 5/8" Pottery Barn Sofa: 39" Pottery Barn Grand Sofa: 41"


Ikea The Ektorp Sofa in Lofallet Beige costs $399 (other colors $100 extra). Pottery Barn Sofa (Twill White, polyester): $1,119 (20% discount). regularly $1,399 Pottery Barn Grand Sofa: $1,359 (20% off). regulary $1,699


Both brands have washable slipcovers. Pottery Barn cleaning instructions vary per fabric.


The Pottery Barn Grand Sofa had no linen or twill concerns.

Assembly and Cushion Fit

The Ikea Ektorp Sofa is cheaper because it requires assembly. Most Ikea Ektorp Sofa images show bouncy cushions. Its cushion appears overcrowded.

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Whether you're considering a Pottery Barn Slipcover Sofa or an Ikea Ektorp Sofa, I hope you find this comparison helpful.

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Couch Comparison: Pottery Barn vs IKEA