Discover the Perfect Couch for Your Melbourne Home: Tips and Trends

Transform your living space with the perfect couch that complements your Melbourne lifestyle. With a myriad of styles, fabrics, and configurations available, selecting the ideal couch can seem daunting. However, with the right guidance, you can find a piece that not only fits your space but also enhances your home's aesthetic.

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Understanding Your Space

Measure Your Area

Before you begin your search, measure your living area to ensure the couch will fit comfortably without overwhelming the room. Consider the following:

  • Length and width: Ensure there's enough space for the couch without impeding foot traffic.
  • Height: Account for the height of the couch, especially if you have low windowsills or wall-mounted elements.
  • Depth: Make sure the depth is suitable for your space and doesn't encroach on other furniture.

Layout Considerations

Think about the layout of your room. Do you prefer an open layout, or are you looking to create a cosy nook? Here are a few layout ideas:

  • L-shaped couches: Ideal for creating a cosy corner or separating an open-plan space.
  • Sectionals: Sectionals are great for larger rooms, offering ample seating and versatility.
  • Loveseats: Perfect for smaller spaces, adding comfort without taking up too much room.

Choosing the Right Style

Contemporary vs. Traditional

Your couch should reflect your personal style while blending seamlessly with your home’s decor.

  • Contemporary: Sleek lines, minimalistic design, and neutral tones. Perfect for modern homes.
  • Traditional: Rich fabrics, detailed designs, and classic silhouettes. Ideal for homes with a timeless decor theme.

Fabric Selection

The fabric you choose impacts both the look and durability of your couch.

  • Leather: Durable, easy to clean, and ages beautifully. Suitable for homes with pets or children.
  • Fabric: Available in a wide range of colours and textures. Choose a durable weave for longevity.
  • Microfiber: Soft, stain-resistant, and easy to clean, making it a practical choice for busy households.

Colour Palette

Select a colour that complements your existing decor. Neutrals are versatile and timeless, while bold colours can make a statement and add character to your space.

Green three seater sofa in attractive living room with large windows

Trends in Couch Design

Sustainable Materials

With increasing awareness of environmental impact, many are opting for couches made from sustainable materials.

  • Recycled fabrics: Eco-friendly and stylish.
  • Sustainable wood frames: Ensure your couch has a solid foundation while being environmentally conscious.

Multifunctional Couches

In smaller Melbourne apartments, multifunctional furniture is a must.

  • Sofa beds: Perfect for guests and small spaces.
  • Storage couches: Ideal for decluttering and maximising space.

Customisable Options

More manufacturers are offering customisable options, allowing you to choose the fabric, colour, and configuration that best suits your needs.

Maintenance Tips for Longevity

Regular Cleaning

  • Vacuum: Regularly vacuum your couch to remove dust and debris.
  • Spot clean: Address spills immediately with a suitable cleaner to avoid stains.

Fabric Protection

  • Scotchgard: Consider treating your fabric couch with a protective spray to repel stains.
  • Slipcovers: Use slipcovers to protect the fabric and easily update the look.

Leather Care

  • Conditioning: Regularly condition leather to keep it supple and prevent cracks.
  • Avoid direct sunlight: Keep your leather couch out of direct sunlight to prevent fading.


Discover the Comfort and Style of MOMU Couches in Melbourne

Aquila Sofa: The Epitome of Modern Comfort

Price: $5,450 (includes premium comfort cushions and Momu fabric)


  • 2.0 Seat - L 170 x D 100 x H 83cm
  • Custom sizes available upon request

Modern and versatile, the Aquila sofa is designed to be inviting and comfy, yet fashion-forward. Its soft angles and deep cushions make it an ideal addition to any living space. Handcrafted in Melbourne, each piece comes with a 10-year warranty, underscoring our commitment to durability and longevity. Visit our showroom to experience the Aquila sofa firsthand.

aquila sofa set of momu

Conran Sofa: Versatility for Any Space

Price: $5,950 (includes premium comfort cushions and Momu fabric)


  • 2.0 Seat - L 150 x D 90 x H 80cm

  • Custom sizes available upon request

The Conran sofa is loved for its versatility. Perfect for small spaces, it makes a significant impact in larger rooms as well. Like all our sofas, the Conran is made in Melbourne and comes with a 10-year warranty, a testament to its enduring quality. See the Conran on display in our showroom and discover why it's a favourite.

Mason Sofa: Curves That Speak Style

Price: $5,450 (includes premium comfort cushions and Momu fabric)


  • 2.0 Seat - L 165 x D 105 x H 85cm
  • Custom sizes available upon request

The Mason sofa features perfectly balanced curves that are on-trend yet understated. Its design ensures it stands out without overpowering your decor. Crafted in Melbourne, the Mason sofa is built to last, backed by a 10-year warranty. Visit our showroom to see the Mason and experience its stylish comfort.

mason sofa set of momu

Final Thoughts

Selecting the perfect couch for your Melbourne home involves understanding your space, choosing a style that reflects your personality, and staying informed about current trends. By considering the layout, style, fabric, and maintenance needs, you can find a couch that not only enhances your living area but also provides comfort and durability for years to come.

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