Discover the Perfect Sofa for Your Melbourne Home of MOMU

When it comes to furnishing your living space, finding the perfect sofa is a journey filled with choices, styles, and considerations. In Melbourne, the diversity in home designs and lifestyles means there’s no one-size-fits-all solution. Whether you’re updating your living room or starting fresh in a new home, selecting the right sofa is crucial for comfort and aesthetic. Let’s dive into what you need to know to find the ideal sofa for your Melbourne home.

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Why Your Sofa Choice Matters

A sofa isn’t just another piece of furniture; it’s where you relax after a long day, entertain guests, and sometimes even take a quick nap. Therefore, it’s essential that your sofa is not only comfortable but also complements the style of your home. In Melbourne, where interior design trends can vary from sleek modern to cosy bohemian, choosing a sofa that fits your personal style while meeting functional needs is key.

Key Considerations When Choosing a Sofa

1. Size and Space

Before you even start looking at different styles, measure your space. Knowing the exact dimensions of the area where you’ll place your sofa will help narrow down your options significantly. Consider the following:

  • Room Size: A large sectional might be perfect for a spacious living room, but in a smaller space, a compact two-seater or loveseat might be more appropriate.
  • Traffic Flow: Ensure there’s enough room for people to move around the sofa comfortably.

2. Style and Design

Your sofa should complement the existing decor of your home. Here are some popular styles to consider:

  • Modern: Clean lines and minimalistic designs, often in neutral colours.
  • Traditional: Rich fabrics and classic silhouettes, perfect for a more formal setting.
  • Mid-Century Modern: Iconic designs from the 1950s and 60s, characterized by tapered legs and simple forms.
  • Bohemian: Eclectic and vibrant, often featuring bold patterns and textures.

3. Material and Fabric

The fabric of your sofa affects both its durability and comfort. Common options include:

  • Leather: Durable and easy to clean, but can be pricey.
  • Fabric: Comes in a wide range of colours and patterns, but consider how easy it is to clean.
  • Velvet: Luxurious and stylish, though it may require more maintenance.

4. Comfort and Support

Sit on different sofas to gauge their comfort level. Pay attention to:

  • Cushion Firmness: Softer cushions are great for lounging, while firmer ones provide better support.
  • Back Support: High backs offer more support, while lower backs give a more casual feel.
  • Depth: Deeper sofas are ideal for lounging, but may be less comfortable for shorter individuals.
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Top Sofa Styles Trending in Melbourne

1. Scandinavian Minimalism

This style is perfect for those who appreciate clean lines, neutral colours, and functionality. Scandinavian sofas are often made with natural materials like wood and linen, offering a cosy yet chic vibe.

2. Urban Modern

For city dwellers, urban modern sofas provide a sleek, sophisticated look without sacrificing comfort. Think streamlined shapes, metal or wood accents, and plush cushions in bold or neutral colours.

3. Eco-Friendly Choices

Sustainability is a growing trend in Melbourne, and many furniture makers offer eco-friendly options. These sofas are made from sustainable materials and processes, ensuring your home is stylish and environmentally conscious.

Tips for Maintaining Your Sofa

Once you’ve chosen the perfect sofa, keeping it in top condition is essential. Here are some maintenance tips:

  • Regular Cleaning: Vacuum fabric sofas regularly and use appropriate cleaners for leather sofas.
  • Fluff the Cushions: Keep cushions looking fresh by fluffing them regularly.
  • Protect from Sunlight: Prolonged exposure to direct sunlight can fade fabrics and damage leather.
  • Use Slipcovers: For an added layer of protection, consider using slipcovers, especially if you have pets or young children.


Discover the Perfect Sofa for Your Home: Unveiling the Best from MOMU

Porter Sofa: Style Meets Comfort

The Porter sofa brings a touch of modern sophistication to any living space. With its elegantly curved sides and deep seating, it offers unparalleled comfort while maintaining a light and airy feel, thanks to its refined metal legs. The Porter is not only a visual delight from every angle but also designed for relaxation.

  • Price: $5,850 (Includes Premium Comfort Cushions and Momu Fabric)
  • Size: 2.0 Seat - L 160 x D 103 x H 85cm (Custom Sizes Available)

All our sofas come with a full 10-year warranty, underscoring our commitment to durability and longevity. Made in Melbourne, the Porter is available for viewing in our showroom.

porter sofa set of momu

Pierre Sofa: French Flair Redefined

Embodying effortless French chic, the Pierre sofa is a masterpiece of understated elegance reimagined for modern living. Its classic design is refreshed with contemporary touches, making it a versatile addition to any decor.

  • Price: $5,450 (Includes Premium Comfort Cushions and Momu Fabric)
  • Size: 2.0 Seat - L 155 x D 100 x H 90cm (Custom Sizes Available)

With a 10-year warranty and crafted in Melbourne, the Pierre sofa is on display in our showroom, ready to bring a touch of sophisticated charm to your home.

Classic high back gold velvet sofa with dark timber legs

Aquila Modular Sofa: Modern Versatility

The Aquila Modular sofa is designed for those who value both style and functionality. Its modern design features soft angles and deep cushions, making it perfect for both family life and entertaining. This sofa adapts to your needs, providing comfort and versatility in one sleek package.

  • Price: $11,790 (Includes Premium Comfort Cushions and Momu Fabric)
  • Size: L 395 x D 100 x H 83cm (Custom Sizes Available)

Our sofas are backed by a 10-year warranty, highlighting our dedication to quality. Handcrafted in Melbourne, the Aquila Modular is available for viewing in our showroom.

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Why Choose MOMU?

At MOMU, we pride ourselves on our craftsmanship and attention to detail. Each of our sofas is individually crafted to order by experienced upholsterers using traditional techniques and the finest materials. This meticulous process ensures that every piece is not only beautifully made but also designed to enhance the beauty of your home for years to come.

  • Your Sofa, Your Way: Customise your sofa with a range of fabrics, leather, and comfort options to suit your style and needs.
  • Sustainability: Our commitment to sustainability includes offering vegan-friendly options and using environmentally conscious materials.
  • Lead Time & Delivery: We ensure a smooth and timely delivery process, making sure your custom sofa arrives exactly when you need it.

Final Thoughts

Finding the perfect sofa for your Melbourne home is an exciting venture that can transform your living space. By considering size, style, material, and comfort, you can select a sofa that meets your needs and complements your home decor. Whether you prefer the minimalist appeal of Scandinavian designs or the sophisticated look of urban modern styles, there’s a perfect sofa out there for you. Happy sofa hunting!

Visit Us Today

Experience the quality and comfort of MOMU sofas for yourself. Visit our showroom at 12 Ardena Ct, Bentleigh East VIC 3165, open Thursday to Saturday from 10:00am - 3:00pm. For all other times, virtual appointments can be booked.

Our customer care team is available Monday to Saturday, 9am-5pm (AEST). Contact us at 1300 052 495, via email at, or through the live chat on our website.

Enquire Now

Ready to transform your living space with the perfect sofa? Enquire now and one of our experts will assist you in finding the ideal piece that complements your home and lifestyle. Fill out the form on our website with your name, email, and message to get started.

Explore our collection and discover why MOMU is the trusted name in custom furniture. Your dream sofa awaits.

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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