Discover the Hidden Perks of Custom Made Sofas: Why You Need One Now

When it comes to designing the perfect living space, the choice of sofa can make or break the entire room. While off-the-shelf options are convenient, they often fall short of meeting specific needs and preferences. This is where custom-made sofas come into play, offering a tailored solution that elevates your home's style and comfort. In this article, we'll explore the myriad benefits of investing in a custom made sofa and why it might be the best decision you make for your living room.

momu Custom Made Sofas set in dining room

What Makes a Custom Made Sofa Special?

Tailored to Fit Your Space

One of the most significant advantages of a custom made sofa is the ability to design it to fit perfectly within your space. Whether you have a compact apartment or a spacious living room, a bespoke sofa can be crafted to suit your exact dimensions, ensuring it complements the room without overwhelming or underwhelming the space.

Personalised Style and Design

With a custom made sofa, you have complete control over the design process. From selecting the fabric and colour to deciding on the shape and style, every detail can be tailored to match your personal taste and home decor. This level of personalisation allows you to create a piece that is not only functional but also a true reflection of your style.

Superior Craftsmanship and Quality

Unlike mass-produced sofas, custom made pieces are often crafted with higher quality materials and superior craftsmanship. This means that your sofa is built to last, offering greater durability and longevity. Investing in a well-made piece ensures that you won't have to replace your sofa frequently, saving you money in the long run.

Custom Made Sofas vs. Ready-Made Options

Perfect Fit vs. Compromise

Off-the-shelf sofas are designed to fit a broad range of spaces and styles, which often means compromising on size, comfort, or aesthetics. Custom made sofas, on the other hand, are designed to fit your specific needs perfectly, eliminating any need for compromise.

Unique vs. Common

A custom-made sofa is a one-of-a-kind piece that reflects your unique style. In contrast, ready-made sofas are mass-produced, meaning you might find the same sofa in many other homes. A bespoke sofa ensures that your living room stands out with a unique and personalised touch.

Quality Investment vs. Temporary Solution

Custom made sofas are typically constructed with higher quality materials and craftsmanship, making them a worthwhile investment. Ready-made options, while more affordable upfront, often require replacement sooner due to lower quality, making them a more temporary solution.

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Designing Your Custom Made Sofa: Key Considerations

Measuring Your Space

Accurate measurements are crucial when designing a custom made sofa. Ensure you measure the length, width, and height of the area where you plan to place the sofa. Don't forget to account for any doors, windows, or other architectural features that might affect the placement.

Selecting Materials and Fabrics

The choice of materials and fabrics will greatly influence the comfort and durability of your sofa. Consider your lifestyle and how the sofa will be used. For example, if you have pets or young children, opt for durable, stain-resistant fabrics.

Choosing the Right Style

The style of your sofa should complement the overall decor of your home. Whether you prefer a modern, minimalist look or a more traditional design, ensure that the sofa style enhances the aesthetic of your living space.

Comfort and Functionality

Beyond aesthetics, consider the comfort and functionality of your custom made sofa. Think about the type of seating you prefer, whether it's a deep, cushioned seat for lounging or a firmer option for more formal seating. Additionally, consider any functional elements such as built-in storage or modular designs that can adapt to different uses.

Popular Custom-Made Sofa Styles

Sectional Sofas

Sectional sofas are a popular choice for larger living rooms, offering ample seating and a versatile layout. They can be customised in various configurations to fit your space perfectly, making them ideal for both entertaining and everyday lounging.

Sofa Beds

For those who frequently host guests, a custom made sofa bed can be a practical addition to your home. These multifunctional pieces offer the comfort of a sofa with the convenience of an extra bed, perfect for overnight visitors.

Chesterfield Sofas

Chesterfield sofas are known for their timeless elegance and distinctive button-tufted design. A custom-made Chesterfield can be tailored to your specifications, adding a touch of sophistication to your living room.


For smaller spaces or as a complementary piece, a custom made loveseat can provide the perfect balance of comfort and style. These compact sofas are ideal for cosy seating arrangements and can be designed to match your larger sofa or stand out as a statement piece.


Transform Your Living Room with These Stunning Custom Made Sofas!

Delta: The Space-Savvy Sophistication

Delta leans on the refined side. If you’re short on space, the slim arms mean more lounging room in your lounge. Crafted with a commitment to durability, Delta combines style with practicality, offering a cosy yet elegant seating solution for any modern home.

  • Regular price: $5,850
  • Price Includes: Premium Comfort Cushions and Momu Fabric
  • Size: 2.0 Seat - L 165 x D 100 x H 80cm
  • Custom Sizes Available

All our sofas come with a full 10-year warranty as a sign of our commitment to their durability and longevity.

Made in Melbourne.

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Dark green two seat velvet sofa with black steel legs

Nixon: Understated Elegance

Sophisticated but not over-styled, Nixon proves that sometimes simplicity can make the biggest impact. This sofa is perfect for those who appreciate clean lines and subtlety in design, making it a versatile addition to any living space.

  • Regular price: $6,790
  • Price Includes: Premium Comfort Cushions and Momu Fabric
  • Size: 2.0 Seat - L 180 x D 88 x H 80cm
  • Custom Sizes Available

All our sofas come with a full 10-year warranty as a sign of our commitment to their durability and longevity.

Made in Melbourne.

Nixon is on display in our showroom.

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olive green sofa with wide arms and slim black legs

Hugo: The Plush Comfort

Hugo is plump and plush. The design is classic with extra deep seat cushions for extra comfort. Hugo is made to sink into, providing the ultimate relaxation experience with a timeless appeal.

  • Regular price: $5,950
  • Price Includes: Premium Comfort Cushions and Momu Fabric
  • Size: 2.0 Seat - L 165 x D 105 x H 85cm
  • Custom Sizes Available

All our sofas come with a full 10-year warranty as a sign of our commitment to their durability and longevity.

Made in Melbourne.

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grey boucle sofa with three seat cushions

Visit Our Showroom

Explore our collection in person and experience the comfort and quality of our custom-made sofas. Our showroom is designed to inspire, offering a range of styles to suit any taste.

  • Showroom Address: 12 Ardena Ct, Bentleigh East VIC 3165
  • Opening Hours: Thursday to Saturday: 10:00am - 3:00pm
  • All other times and virtual appointments can be booked here.


Investing in a custom made sofa is a decision that brings numerous benefits, from a perfect fit and personalised style to superior quality and longevity. By considering your specific needs and preferences, you can create a sofa that not only enhances your living space but also provides unparalleled comfort and functionality. Say goodbye to compromise and embrace the unique charm of a custom made sofa – your home will thank you for it.

Contact Us

For any enquiries or to book an appointment, reach out to us through one of the following methods:

  • Phone: Our customer care team is available Monday to Saturday, 9am-5pm (AEST). Contact us on 1300 052 495 for assistance.
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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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