Gus* Modern: Modern Furniture Made Simple

Bridging mid-century design sensibilities with contemporary fabrics, details and proportions

About Gus* Modern

For more than 20 years, Gus* Modern has been celebrated for modern furniture made simple, driven by a mission to "make beautiful, original furnishings that bring people together and enhance the spaces where they live and work." 

Founded by like-minded friends who shared a vision to create furniture inspired by mid-century modern traditions, the Gus* Modern line emphasizes originality, functionality, and simplicity, all while focusing on quality materials and craftsmanship.

Sofas & Sectionals

Gus* Modern is known and loved for a wide range of modern and affordable sofas and sectionals––here are a few of our favorites.

Beaconsfield Sofa and Palma End Table - Gus* Modern at Batten Home

The Beaconsfield Sofa blends of timeless elegance and contemporary finesse. Its tuxedo-style frame is wrapped with blind-tufted leather upholstery in three distinct vintage leather options.

Augsta Sofa Gus* Modern

The Augusta Sofa and Bi-Sectional are meticulously designed with Modernist influences. The reversible seat and back cushions are finished with a beautiful French seam detail. We love the thoughtful metal detail that finishes the solid wood legs.

Jane 2 Sofa Series Gus* Modern

Jane 2 is a mid-century inspired design with modern touches featuring inset wood base in walnut or ash. Featuring a variety of upholstery options, this sofa and sectional series is perfect for smaller spaces while still maximizing comfort.

Silverlake U-Shaped Sofa Gus* Modern

Silverlake is an upholstery collection that embodies Scandinavian design influences, striking an elegant balance between minimalist aesthetics and a welcoming, relaxed ambiance. Its slender tuxedo frame and plush seat and back cushions create a comfortable seating experience. We especially love the XL Sectional and the U-Shaped Sectional.


Sofabeds are the perfect furniture solution for small apartments that could use an extra resting place for occasional guests. Gus* Modern designed thoughtful options that offer optimum comfort in sofa and in bed form!

Flipside Sofabed Gus* Modern

True to its name, the Gus* Modern Flipside Sofabed effortlessly converts into a queen-sized bed with a simple flip. Flipside offers sink-in comfort thanks to the use of luxurious synthetic-down fill. The loosely arranged back cushions are structured yet comfortable, perfect for a multi-use living space.

Neru Sofabed Gus* Modern

Named after the Japanese word neru, which means “to sleep or lie down,” the Neru Sofabed offers extreme comfort in both sofa and bed form. When in sofa form, feather-filled reversible back cushions and integrated bolsters are perfect for relaxing all day long. Use the easy-pull fabric handles concealed on the backside of the seat cushions to convert it to a bed, which folds out like origami. 

Modular Sofas

Modular sofas are a super functional way to configure a lounge seating area with plenty of room to mix it up as your needs evolve.

Mix Modular Sofa - Gus* Modern

The Mix Modular series empowers you to create your ideal seating arrangement by mixing and matching components and fabrics. With seven foundational pieces that can be combined in numerous configurations, Mix adapts effortlessly to your evolving needs. Mix series boasts a contemporary aesthetic characterized by clean lines, a snug seat and back, and French seams that add a subtle touch of softness. Certain components even include a complementary bolster cushion for added comfort. Crafted with a kiln-dried 100% FSC-certified hardwood frame, Mix prioritizes sustainability and comfort, with an ultra-soft long-strand fiber fill that mimics the luxurious feel of traditional waterfowl down, all while repurposing plastic bottles.

Circuit Modular - Gus* Modern

The Circuit Modular series is a contemporary and minimalist seating collection based on three sleek components that offers endless ways to configure your ideal seating arrangement. The rounded profiles and organic curves are perfect for relaxed entertaining and lounging. Each component is finished with rounded solid natural Ash wood legs and can be securely joined with other components using integrated concealed connectors on the underside. 

Podium Modular Sofa - Gus* Modern

With a low and deep seat silhouette inspired by 1970s Modernism, the Podium Modular series is a relaxed yet elegant adaptable seating system with seven components that can be arranged in endless configurations to suit your space, and free to rearrange as your needs evolve. Podium is relaxed yet elegant,. The comfortable and durable cushions contain a clean, ultra soft, long-strand fiber fill material that offers the comfort and feel of traditional waterfowl down while diverting hundreds of recycled plastic water bottles from landfills, waterways and oceans––a signature Gus* Modern material!

Nexus Modular Sofa Gus* Modern

The Nexus Modular series has several seating components that can be combined in many different ways, perfectly balancing clean-lined minimalism with a relaxed bohemian vibe thanks to its low-profile silhouette and chunky piped-edge details. This modular system adapts to any space, and is easy to reconfigure as your needs change. 

Bed Frames

Discover the perfect foundation for your bedroom sanctuary with these stylish Gus* Modern beds.

Odeon Bed - Gus* Modern

The Odeon Bed is a contemporary take on Neo-classical forms as seen through the striking scalloped headboard with a solid wood mantle, textured wood grain, soft curves, and chiseled lines. Odeon comes in a walnut or white oak finish. For a cohesive look, pair with the Odeon End Tables.

Carmichael Bed -Gus* Modern

The Carmichael Bed combines traditional and modern design characteristics with clean lines and a fully upholstered headboard, footboard, and side rails contrasted by tapered solid wood legs. Enjoy plenty of support with a sturdy mattress suspension system where no box spring is required.

Parcel Bed - Gus* Modern

The Parcel Bed is a quintessential modern platform bed design, with a soft surface area and sleek sculptural silhouette seen through the squared-off headboard, side rails, and footboard softened by French seams. Parcel has a floating expression, with solid Ash Wood legs providing sturdy support despite the airy feel.

Lounge Chairs

Lounge in supreme style and comfort with these cozy chairs.

Fulton Lounge Chair - Gus* Modern

The powder-coated steel Fulton Lounge Chair perfectly balances comfort and support. We love how the side cushions can be removed for a different look and feel

Wyatt Sling Chair - Gus* Modern

The Wyatt Sling Chair blends thoughtful design with raw materials to showcase an original chair concept engineered for comfort. The vegetable-tanned leather sling is both sculptural and inviting, supported by a black metal frame with solid wood armrests. Gus* Modern uses age-old techniques and chemical-free, eco-friendly, vegetable-based dyes to create a soft, lived in leather that cradles the body. Within the first six months to a year, expect the leather to darken from a light tan to a rich caramel, developing a rich patina over time.

Labrador Chair and Ottoman - Gus* Modern

The Labrador Chair and Ottoman is a Scandinavian-inspired accent chair with a light and calming expression. The chair uses natural materials like solid ash and hand-stitched leather, stripping elements down to their essential forms. Adjust the chair's removable headrest with the clever leather and wood counterweight to tailor the seat to your optimal comfort. 

Storage Furniture & Shelving

From modular shelving systems to modern storage cabinets, Gus* Modern has a storage solution fit for any and every space.

Branch Modular Shelving System - Gus* Modern

The Branch Modular Shelving and Organization System is a sleek open storage and shelving system that works in home, office, or retail environments. Use Branch to create custom bookshelves, desk spaces, and wardrobes. Branch is the winner of the 2020 Architectural Digest Cleverest Award for functional and innovative product design. 

Munro Vitrine - Gus* Modern

The Munro Vitrine is a stylish sanctuary for your cherished keepsakes. Its fluted glass doors provide a glimpse into its contents while maintaining an aura of intrigue. Versatile and elegant, the possibilities are endless — from displaying tableware in the dining room to storing games in the living room. 

Belmont Credenza - Gus* Modern

The Belmont Credenza is a storage piece infused with architectural inspiration, showcasing the inherent beauty of walnut. Its doors conceal adjustable shelves and are adorned with contrasting black pulls. The Belmont Credenza is part of a series of storage furniture showcasing the natural beauty of walnut wood.

Dining Tables

Gather friends and family around the dining table with these impressive designs.

Atwell Dining Table - Gus* Modern

The Atwell Dining Table, which comes in a Round & Rectangular option, features a striking dual-chevron base with scalloped solid wood detailing; the round option seats four while the rectangular seats six.

Annex Extendable Dining Table - Gus* Modern

The Annex Extendable Dining Table features bespoke notch detailing on the legs, creating a floating effect on the tabletop. With its integrated extension, accommodating extra guests is a breeze. Embrace the spirit of hospitality—because the more, the merrier.

Coffee Tables & Side Tables

Kick back and relax with these stunning coffee tables and side tables from G8s* Modern.

Palma Coffee Table - Gus* Modern

The Palma Coffee Table and Palma End Table blends a coastal-modern essence with Scandinavian charm, featuring a perimeter expertly crafted in natural Danish cord, which adds an irresistible organic texture and visual interest.

Solana Accent Tables - Gus* Modern

The Solana Triangular End Table, Oval Coffee Table, Triangular Coffee Table blends mid-century aesthetics with 1970s Modernism, the Gus Modern Solana Table series exudes sophistication and sculptural elegance. The organic curves of the tabletops gracefully complement the angular legs, creating a harmonious interplay of form and texture. Delicate joinery details, including seamless wedged tenon joints in the tabletop and finger joint accents in the legs, add a touch of understated charm to these refined accent pieces.

Facet End Tables - Gus* Modern

Inspired by the organic and geometric formation of crystals, the Facet End Tables are sculptural masterpieces that function as both an accent table and a stool. Each table has a distinctive shape crafted with precision-cut panels which delicately reflect the light. Facet’s minimal silhouette works beautifully as a standalone statement or styled in a striking group.

Acrylic I-Beam Table - Gus* Modern

A testament to modern ingenuity, the Acrylic I-Beam Table is constructed from three one-inch thick clear acrylic panels to resemble the shape of steel I-Beam construction girders. We love the light and industrial feel of this accent table.

Monument End Table - Gus* Modern

Made with bamboo, the Monument End Table is a sculptural and functional table designed to nest perfectly with Gus* Modern Sofas and coffee tables, or simply to be styled as a functional stool or accent table.

Timber Table - Gus* Modern

The Timber Table is a contrast of organic woodgrain linework with modern materials. The five-sided acrylic box is hollow within, inviting you to use it as an open storage unit, or even to showcase a design object. 


Set the perfect ambiance with these lighting designs.

Callisto Table Lamp - Gus* Modern

The Callisto Table Lamp is a compact and sculptural lamp that illuminates with just a touch of the integrated dimmer switch. The large sculptural translucent glass globe masks glare while playfully contrasting the sleek marble resin base. Callisto works beautifully on an open shelving system (such as Branch), as a bedside light, or in a cozy reading corner.

Tandem Wall Lamp - Gus* Modern

The Tandem lighting series combines the streamlined aesthetic of industrial design with practical ethos. Tandem comes in a white or black powder-coated finish with a coordinating marble base. Rotate and tilt each lamp switch to direct light exactly where you need it, when you need it.

Milton Pendant Lamp - Gus* Modern

The Milton series celebrates the beauty of wood with a shade made from a natural ash veneer. We especially love the ambiance of the Milton Pendant Lamp to define a dining space or greet guests in a foyer.


Take in the irresistible texture of Gus* Modern accent pillows and rugs.

Ravi Pillow Natural Cork Puff Pillow Mosaic Shell - Gus* Modern

The Ravi Pillow and Puff Pillow are two cozy accent pillows that each come in a variety of fabrics. The Puff Pillow in Natural Cork and the Ravi Pillow in Mosaic Shell are our favorites!

Terraz Rug - Gus* Modern

The organic beauty of terrazzo tile is translated to a cozy rug with the Terraz Rug. Just like terrazzo tile, Terraz is a hand-tufted design featuring colorful chips that resemble marble, quartz, granite, and glass. 

Construct Rug - Gus* Modern

Made from recycled plastic bottles, the Construct Rug is both indoor and outdoor friendly. A distinct bold and graphic pattern is similarly replicated on each side of the rug, allowing you to flip the rug over to mix up the look. 

There is so much more to discover from Gus* Modern––shop the complete Gus* Modern collection right here.

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