At present, the development of intelligent furniture has started, and intelligent technology has been initially combined with furniture products, therefore, some convenient and interesting intelligent furniture products have appeared on the market. Intelligent furniture provides more possibilities for modern life, and offers good interactive experience to users. The emergence of intelligent furniture can be called a major reform in the history of furniture since it has not only realized the diversification of furniture and provided higher scientific and technological content regarding furniture, but also injected fresh blood into people's home and living environment as well as made great changes in people's lifestyle. However, since it is still in its infancy, and there is a lack of systematic theoretical research and guidance, design ideas and technical content, therefore, through the analysis of the concept, composition, development issues and design principles of intelligent furniture, this paper puts forward and take effective measures to guide the design practice, which is conducive to the further development and design of intelligent furniture.