Diorama vs. Arhaus



Our Verdict

4 / 5 STARS

Diorama is a luxury brand that has perfected a singular convertible sofa design that is cloud-like, sustainable, and life-proof.

Made In: ★★★★★

Sustainability: ★★★★★

Starting Sofa Price: ★★★★☆

See in-person?: ☆☆☆☆☆

Upholstery: ★★★★★

Customization: ★★★☆☆

Comfort: ★★★★★

Modularity: ★★★★★

Lead Times: ★★★★★

Financing: ★★★★★

Shipping & Delivery: ★★★★★

Assembly: ★★★★★

Return Policy: ★★★★★

Home Trial: ★★★★★

Warranty: ★★★★☆

Our Verdict

3.5 / 5 STARS

Arhaus is a auspicious furniture brand that offers a wide range of furniture designs in many categories. They have a commitment to quality design and building inclusive community.

Made In: ★★★★☆

Sustainability: ★★★★☆

Starting Sofa Price: ★★★★★

See in-person?: ★★★★★

Upholstery: ★★☆☆☆

Customization: ★★★☆☆

Comfort: ☆☆☆☆☆

Modularity: ★★★★★

Lead Times: ★★★☆☆

Financing: ★★★★☆

Shipping & Delivery: ★★★★☆

Assembly: ★★★★★

Return Policy: ★★☆☆☆

Home Trial: ★☆☆☆☆

Warranty: ★★★☆☆

Company Details


Made In



"Indulgent comfort, modular, cloud-like seating, designed to make you melt."


Sofas and throw pillows

Value Props

• Made in the USA
• 1 Year Philosophy - returns accepted with in a 365 days
• Zero Waste - sustainable
• Life Proof Materials - performance fabrics
• Convertible Blueprint - modular seat units
• Cloud Comfort - industry-leading technology used in luxury bedding space

Made In

Most of their sofas are manufactured in Northern Carolina.


"We were founded in 1986 on a simple idea: Furniture and décor should be sustainably sourced, lovingly made, and built to last. Today, we partner with artisans around the world who share our vision, creating beautiful, heirloom-quality pieces that can be used—and loved—for generations."


Living, dining, bedroom, office, outdoor, lighting, accessories

Value Props

• Some products made in the US
• Easy to shop In-Stock items
• Some custom options


• Oeko-Tex Certified Fabrics
• Eco-compression packaging reduces transport emissions by over 300% per shipment
• Frameless design does not consume a single tree
• Life-proof design ensures the longevity of the sofa
• Packaging materials that are non-toxic, recycled and utilize renewable foam
• The foam if free from hazardous chemicals & treatments

• Wood certified by the Sustainable Forestry Initiative.
• Use some recycled materials
• Reclaimed wood
• Sell used, vintage furniture
• SEAQUAL-Certified Fabric Collection

The Sofas

Pros & Cons

• 1 Year Philosophy - home trial
• Made in the US
• 3 Year Warranty
• Performance fabrics
• Sustainable
• Modular
• Short lead times

• Only one sofa design
• No showrooms

• Made in the US
• Many home categories
• Free Swatches
• White Glove Delivery

• Low rub count fabrics
• No stain or liquid resistant fabrics
• Not very sustainably made

3-Seater Sofa Starting at Price





• Pet-friendly
• Oeko-Tex Certified
• Liquid Repellent
• Stain Resistant
• Commercial Grade
• Snag Resistant
• Mold & Mildew Resistant

Other Options:

Customize the configuration and the fabrics.


Their Perennials Performance Linen fabric is the best for durability and care.
But none of their fabrics are stain resistant, liquid-resistant, pet-friendly or commercial grade.

Other Options:

Can customize the width, depth and fabric on some sofas.


No custom cushion options.

No custom cushion options.


The entire collection is modular. Choose a configuration or build your own with 4 seat units.

Some modular sofa collections.

Special Features

• Ottomans
• Throw pillows

Lighting, rugs, décor, throw pillows, ottomans

Ordering & Policies

Lead Times

25-30 business days

Shipping & Delivery

Ships straight to your door and will be delivered with White Glove Service.


Worry free White Glove Assembly.
Simple reconfiguration - connect seat blocks at the base with male and female fasters.

Return Policy

Returns accepted with 365 days.


3-Year Warranty

Lead Times

Ready to ship in 14 weeks.

Shipping & Delivery

Shipping cost ranges from $5-$150 depending on how much your items cost. And they delivery with a white glove service.


White Glove Delivery and Assembly.

Return Policy

Returns accepted within 14 days with a 10% restock fee.


Limited Warranty

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