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A striking piece of leather furniture, whether it’s a cozy tufted armchair in a reading nook or a sleek mid-century modern couch, can make a room. But if you’d rather skip the real leather and opt for a cruelty-free and often much more affordable alternative there are more options than ever—and that squeaky plastic PVC look is a thing of the past.

1) Handmade Tufted Coffee Table Ottoman

This highly rated tufted coffee table ottoman will instantly make your living room cozier. The distressed vegan leather is finished with genuine brass traditional nail heads and maple legs. It’s also handmade in North Carolina by Design 59 Inc.

2) Mid-century Modern Sofa

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This sleek mid-century modern sofa has a button tufted seat, removable back cushions, and matching bolster pillows to complete the look. The sofa comes in black, white, or brown soft faux leather, and at just $300 it’s a steal compared to real leather sofas in a similar design.

3) Faux Leather Dining Chairs

These modern dining chairs are upholstered with a caramel faux leather, but reviewers swear it looks and feels like the real deal. These chairs were also rated highly on comfort, quality, and affordability—a set of two comes in at under $130.

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