What Makes Luxury Furniture Worth the Investment? 

Timeless, well-made luxury furniture pieces are always worth the investment. We’d argue that you’ll end up spending more over time if you go with cheap furniture because you’ll have to replace it frequently. While aesthetics are a big factor in why people invest in luxury furniture pieces, the benefits go far beyond good looks. 

If you’ve been on the fence as to whether you should spring for higher-quality furniture, this list will hopefully convince you to take the plunge.

Better Design

First, is the obvious — the designs are generally better. Luxury home furniture pieces made by the best luxury furniture brands are created with care. On the whole, you’ll notice unique design elements and more attention to detail. Comfort is another key factor, with luxury furniture frequently providing a better ergonomic experience. In general, luxury furniture pieces also undergo a higher standard of construction than mass-market alternatives. And better craftsmanship means longer-lasting furniture.

Highest Quality Materials

Behind the pretty exterior of designer furniture is also substance. Luxury furniture pieces are typically made of higher-grade materials. For example, woods are often solid and of a premium variety and upholstery materials are softer and more durable. When furniture is made with quality materials, you’ll feel good about passing it down to future generations.

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Exclusivity

Luxury furniture pieces can either be limited in production or you might opt for made-to-order furniture. Both of these options offer exclusivity and uniqueness that a mass-produced furniture set just doesn’t have. You’ll also find more artisanal work, like hand-finishing and embroidery that will make a luxury furniture piece stand out.

More Sustainable

Many luxury brands are increasingly focused on creating design styles that are sustainable. Sustainable practices include using responsibly sourced materials and manufacturing processes that are better for the environment and workers. Additionally, the fact that luxury furniture is better made and not trendy means it is more likely to stand the test of time. The longer the lifespan of your furniture pieces, the less waste is produced.


Retains Value 

Just like with other luxury products, high-end furniture brands possess brand recognition that retains value. Think of how much well-made, name-brand vintage furniture pieces are now worth and you’ll get the idea!


Great Customer Service

When you invest in a luxury piece of furniture, amazing service should be a given. This may include assistance from a great salesperson in selecting the perfect furniture to suit your personal style. The furniture may also come with extended warranties, the ability for repairs or maintenance, and free shipping and installation.


Accessible Luxury Furniture at GDC Home

It can be fun to follow the latest trends, but if you really want furniture that will last, it’s worth investing in timeless pieces from high-end brands. Sometimes, this might mean shopping in a higher price range than expected, but when you find the perfect solution, it is worth it. At GDC, our team of Charleston interior designers work hard to offer great deals on designer furniture so that you can fill your entire home with luxury pieces. Rather than browsing through hundreds of online furniture stores, stop by one of our three Charleston furniture stores. Whether you’re looking for luxury living room furniture, bedroom furniture, or an accent chair, we’ll show you all the customization possibilities to create your perfect piece.


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Angel Trundle Daybed

Angel Trundle Daybed

Keep it closed for the perfect daybed or slide the trundle out to reveal a twin sleeper. The trundle will also pull up, lock into place and make a full-sized bed.

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Parson Dining Table/Desk

Parson Dining Table/Desk

Measuring generously, this table provides ample space for both dining and work, effortlessly accommodating gatherings or inspiring productivity.

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Pole Rattan King Poster Bed with Canopy

Pole Rattan King Poster Bed with Canopy

Create a personal oasis inspired by tropical getaways with the Retreat Pole Rattan Upholstered Bed with Canopy.

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Rattan Bench

Rattan Bench

A full-bodied texture piece, the Rattan Bench features an interlaced wicker body with an upholstered seat, making it the perfect accent piece for bed-ends, hallways, and more.

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