Discover the Ultimate Couch Trends in Melbourne for 2024

Melbourne, known for its vibrant arts scene and eclectic architecture, also boasts a thriving furniture market that caters to a diverse range of tastes and styles. If you’re looking to update your living room with a new couch, you’re in the right place. In this guide, we’ll explore the latest couch trends that are set to dominate Melbourne’s interiors in 2024.

picture of momu Ultimate Couch set in drawing room

Why Your Couch Choice Matters

Choosing the right couch is more than just picking a piece of furniture. It’s about selecting a statement piece that will set the tone for your entire living room. A couch should offer comfort, style, and durability, making it an investment piece in your home.

Trending Couch Styles in Melbourne

1. Modular Sofas: Versatility at Its Best

Modular sofas have taken the Melbourne furniture scene by storm. These versatile pieces allow you to configure your seating arrangement to suit your space and lifestyle. Whether you have a small apartment or a spacious home, a modular sofa can be tailored to fit perfectly.

Benefits of Modular Sofas:

  • Adaptability: Easily rearrange sections to create different seating configurations.
  • Customisation: Choose from various modules to build a sofa that meets your specific needs.
  • Space-Saving: Ideal for both small and large spaces, offering maximum flexibility.

2. Sustainable Materials: Eco-Friendly Choices

With growing awareness of environmental issues, sustainable furniture is becoming increasingly popular. In Melbourne, many local designers are opting for eco-friendly materials such as recycled fabrics, sustainable wood, and low-impact dyes.

Why Choose Sustainable Couches?

  • Environmental Impact: Reduce your carbon footprint with eco-friendly materials.
  • Health Benefits: Non-toxic materials ensure a healthier indoor environment.
  • Aesthetic Appeal: Sustainable couches often feature unique, natural textures and colours.
Cream sofa with a bookcase in an attractively furnished room

3. Bold Colours and Patterns: Making a Statement

Gone are the days of neutral tones dominating living rooms. This year, bold colours and patterns are making a comeback. From deep blues and rich greens to vibrant yellows and geometric prints, these eye-catching designs can transform any space.

How to Incorporate Bold Couches:

  • Accent Pieces: Use bold couches as the focal point of your living room.
  • Mix and Match: Combine with neutral decor to balance the overall look.
  • Personal Expression: Reflect your personality through vibrant colour choices.

4. Luxe Textures: Embracing Comfort and Style

Luxurious textures such as velvet, bouclé, and leather are trending in Melbourne’s couch designs. These materials not only add a touch of elegance but also provide a plush, comfortable seating experience.

Top Textures to Consider:

  • Velvet: Soft, smooth, and available in a variety of rich colours.
  • Bouclé: A cosy, textured fabric that adds warmth to any room.
  • Leather: Classic and durable, perfect for a sophisticated look.

Tips for Choosing the Perfect Couch

Measure Your Space

Before purchasing a couch, it’s crucial to measure your living room to ensure it fits well without overcrowding the space. Consider the dimensions of doorways and staircases to avoid any delivery hassles.

Consider Your Lifestyle

Think about how you use your living room. Do you need a couch that can withstand the wear and tear of a busy household? Or are you looking for a stylish piece to enhance your decor? Your lifestyle should guide your choice.

Test for Comfort

A couch may look beautiful, but it must also be comfortable. Test out different options to find the right level of firmness and support. Don’t be afraid to sit, lie down, and relax on potential choices to ensure they meet your comfort needs.

Maintaining Your Couch for Longevity

Regular Cleaning

Keep your couch looking fresh by vacuuming it regularly and spot-cleaning any spills immediately. Follow the manufacturer’s care instructions to avoid damage.

Rotate Cushions

To ensure even wear, rotate and flip your cushions regularly. This simple step can extend the life of your couch significantly.

Use Protective Covers

If you have pets or young children, consider using protective covers to shield your couch from spills and stains. These covers can be easily removed and washed, keeping your couch in pristine condition.


Discover the Sophisticated Elegance of MOMU's Latest Couch Collection

Taylor: Tailored Perfection for Your Living Space

Price: $5,490
Size: 2.0 Seat - L 165 x D 100 x H 80cm
Custom Sizes Available

Taylor by name and tailored by nature. This exceptionally sophisticated sofa is designed to fit seamlessly into your home, offering unparalleled comfort and style. Crafted with premium comfort cushions and luxurious MOMU fabric, Taylor promises a seating experience that is both cosy and supportive. All our sofas come with a full 10-year warranty, reflecting our commitment to durability and longevity.

Made in Melbourne, Taylor is on display in our showroom. Enquire now to experience the perfect blend of modern design and superior craftsmanship.

taylor sofa set of momu

Nixon: The Epitome of Understated Sophistication

Price: $6,790
Size: 2.0 Seat - L 180 x D 88 x H 80cm
Custom Sizes Available

Sophisticated yet unpretentious, Nixon proves that simplicity can create the most significant impact. This sleek sofa features premium comfort cushions and exquisite MOMU fabric, ensuring a plush and inviting seating experience. With its clean lines and refined design, Nixon effortlessly complements any modern living space.

All our sofas come with a full 10-year warranty as a testament to their durability and longevity. Made in Melbourne, Nixon is available for viewing in our showroom. Enquire now to elevate your home's aesthetic with this elegant piece.

nixon sofa set of momu

Carmen Modular: Bold and Beautiful Statement Sofa

Price: $12,590
Size: L 292 x D 285 x H 86cm
Custom Sizes Available

With its bold proportions and generous arms, Carmen is more than just a sofa; it's a statement piece that will make every other sofa look ordinary. Designed to impress, Carmen features premium comfort cushions and luxurious MOMU fabric, providing exceptional comfort and style. Its modular design allows for versatility and adaptability in any living space.

All our sofas come with a full 10-year warranty, showcasing our dedication to quality and durability. Made in Melbourne, Carmen Modular is on display in our showroom. Enquire now to bring this stunning piece into your home.

Carmen Modular sofa set of momu


Choosing the perfect couch for your Melbourne home involves considering both style and functionality. With trends leaning towards modular designs, sustainable materials, bold colours, and luxurious textures, there’s something to suit every taste and lifestyle. Whether you opt for a ready-made piece or a custom creation, investing in a high-quality couch will enhance your living space for years to come. Explore local showrooms, support custom furniture makers, and embrace the latest trends to find the couch of your dreams.

Contact Us

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Showroom Address:
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Opening Hours:
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Experience the finest in modern sofa design with MOMU. Whether you choose Taylor, Nixon, or Carmen, you're assured a piece that combines comfort, style, and enduring quality. Enquire now to transform your living space with MOMU's latest collection.

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