Custom Coffee Tables: A Blend of Function and Aesthetic

Custom coffee tables are more than just a surface to rest your morning brew; they are a focal point of your living space, a merger of form and function that reflects your personal style and enhances the functionality of your room. In this article, we explore why a custom-made coffee table could be the missing piece in your interior design puzzle, how to choose the right one, and the latest trends in coffee table designs.

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Why Choose a Custom Coffee Table?

Tailored to Fit Your Space

One of the biggest advantages of custom coffee tables is their ability to be tailored to suit your specific needs and space requirements. Whether you have a sprawling living room or a cosy nook, a custom table can be made to fit perfectly, complementing the scale and proportions of your room.

Reflects Your Unique Style

Unlike mass-produced furniture, a custom coffee table allows you to inject your personality into its design. From selecting the materials and finish to choosing a design that echoes your aesthetic, a custom table can serve as a reflection of your personal taste and a statement piece that sparks conversations.

Quality and Craftsmanship

Custom furniture makers put a great deal of care and expertise into their work, using quality materials and traditional craftsmanship methods. This not only ensures a unique product but also a piece that stands the test of time, both in style and durability.

Choosing the Right Coffee Table for Your Home

Consider the Material

The material of your coffee table plays a crucial role in its look and function. Wood offers warmth and a timeless appeal, while metal can introduce a sleek, contemporary edge. Glass tops are excellent for smaller spaces, as they help to keep the room feeling open and airy.

Shape and Size Matter

The shape of the coffee table should complement the layout of your seating and the flow of the room. Rectangular tables are classic and work well with larger sofas, while round tables are ideal for tighter spaces and encourage easy movement around the room.


Consider the practical aspects of the table. Do you need storage for remotes and magazines? Would you like the table to be mobile with casters? These functional elements are crucial in making your coffee table fit seamlessly into your lifestyle.

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Latest Trends in Coffee Table Designs

Sustainable and Eco-Friendly Materials

There is a growing trend towards using sustainable and eco-friendly materials in furniture design. Reclaimed wood, recycled metals, and glass are popular choices that help reduce the environmental impact of your furniture.

Minimalist Designs

Minimalism continues to dominate the furniture design world, with clean lines and uncluttered surfaces becoming a staple in modern homes. These designs not only look chic and timeless but also promote a sense of calm and order in your living space.

Bold and Sculptural

For those who love a bit of drama, sculptural coffee tables that double as art pieces are gaining popularity. These tables make a bold statement and are often the centerpiece of a room.

Integrating Technology

With the increasing use of technology in everyday life, some coffee tables are now being designed with built-in charging stations and Bluetooth speakers, combining convenience with style.


Designs from MOMU: Mode, Canopy, and Montana

Meet the Mode Coffee Table: Sleek Storage Meets Style

With a focus on sleek aesthetics and practical storage solutions, the Mode Coffee Table is a true modern marvel. Designed with meticulous attention to detail, this coffee table spans 120cm in length and width, with a height of 35cm, providing a substantial surface topped with two soft-close drawers. Perfectly proportioned to offer both style and storage, each square centimetre of the Mode is designed to enhance your living space.

Price: $3,890
Warranty: 5-year warranty on all timber furniture
Showroom: Visit us at 12 Ardena Ct, Bentleigh East VIC 3165 from Thursday to Saturday, 10:00am - 3:00pm

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Introducing the Canopy Coffee Table: Where Form Meets Function

The Canopy Coffee Table is a study in contrasts, combining a slim tabletop with robust, heavy legs to create an illusion of floating. This table measures 140cm in length, 90cm in width, and stands 38cm tall. The deep shadow line accentuates its unique design, making Canopy not just a table, but a piece of art.

Price: $4,350
Warranty: 5-year warranty on all timber furniture
Showroom: Visit us at 12 Ardena Ct, Bentleigh East VIC 3165 from Thursday to Saturday, 10:00am - 3:00pm

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Experience the Montana Coffee Table: Big, Bold, and Beautiful

Embodying the vastness of its namesake, the Montana Coffee Table features a generous design at 120cm both in length and width, and a height of 40cm. Its open and inviting form is ideal for larger living spaces, where it can serve as a stunning focal point.

Price: $4,950
Warranty: 5-year warranty on all timber furniture
Showroom: Visit us at 12 Ardena Ct, Bentleigh East VIC 3165 from Thursday to Saturday, 10:00am - 3:00pm

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Why Choose MOMU for Your Coffee Table?

At MOMU, we understand that furniture is not just functional; it is also an expression of personal style. That’s why we offer bespoke solutions to ensure your coffee table is the perfect fit for your home and lifestyle. Our commitment to quality and customer satisfaction is reflected in our craftsmanship and the bespoke services we offer.


A custom coffee table is not just a piece of furniture, but a central element of your living room's aesthetic and functionality. Whether you opt for a minimalist design that blends into the background or a bold piece that stands out, the right coffee table can completely transform your space. Consider your needs, the style of your home, and the latest trends in design to choose a table that is not only beautiful but also perfectly suited to your lifestyle. Remember, the best coffee table is one that you love coming home to, one that offers both beauty and utility.


Ready to find your perfect coffee table?

Visit our showroom to explore these designs and discuss your custom needs, or contact us via email at, or call us on 1300 052 495. We're here to help you craft the ideal coffee table that fits seamlessly into your life and home.

Easily accessible from nearby Brighton, Hampton, and Sandringham. It's a straightforward drive south from Richmond and South Yarra, and the journey from Kew, Balwyn, and the northern suburbs, including Fitzroy, Thornbury, Ivanhoe, and Northcote, is a breeze. Visit the MOMU showroom at 12 Ardena Ct, Bentleigh East VIC 3165. You can find MOMU here in  Google Maps.

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