Discovering the Timeless Elegance of Velvet Armchairs: A Guide to Luxurious Comfort and Style

Velvet armchairs have long been synonymous with luxury, sophistication, and unparalleled comfort. These pieces not only add a touch of elegance to any interior but also offer a cosy nook for relaxation and reflection. Whether nestled in a quiet corner of a bedroom or making a statement in a living space, velvet armchairs are more than just furniture—they are a testament to timeless style and comfort.

beautiful picture of Velvet Armchairs exudes opulence with their rich fabric caressing every curve.

Why Choose a Velvet Armchair?

The Allure of Velvet: Velvet, with its deep pile and soft texture, brings an immediate sense of opulence to furniture. Its unique way of catching the light adds depth and richness to colours, from the most delicate pastels to the boldest of hues.

Unmatched Comfort: The plushness of velvet is not merely for show. It invites you to sit back and sink into its luxurious depth, making velvet armchairs the perfect spot for unwinding after a long day or getting lost in the pages of your favourite book.

Versatility in Design: Velvet armchairs come in an array of designs, from modern minimalist to baroque-inspired opulence. This versatility makes them suitable for a wide range of interior styles, from contemporary to traditional and everything in between.

Choosing the Perfect Velvet Armchair

Consider the Room's Aesthetics: Select a colour and design that complements your existing decor. A brightly coloured armchair can add a vibrant splash to a neutral room, while a more subdued tone can blend seamlessly, adding a layer of texture and sophistication.

Size Matters: Ensure the armchair fits comfortably in your intended space without overcrowding. It should serve as a focal point or complement the room's layout, not hinder movement or disrupt the flow.

Quality and Durability: Look for armchairs with high-quality velvet that resists crushing and fading. A sturdy frame and well-crafted details such as tufting or nailhead trim can enhance both the beauty and longevity of the piece.

beautiful picture of these plush seats perfectly complements the chic decor of a modern living space.

Styling Your Velvet Armchair

Accentuate with Accessories: Cushions, throws, and rugs can introduce contrasting textures or colours, making your velvet armchair a true standout with . Consider accessories that echo the armchair's luxurious feel, such as silk cushions or a soft, woven throw.

Create a Cosy Corner: Position your velvet armchair near a window, bookshelf, or fireplace to create a personal retreat. Add a side table with a lamp for reading, and you've carved out a perfect space for relaxation and solitude.

Pair with Complementary Furniture: When incorporating a velvet armchair into your living area, pair it with furniture that balances its weight and texture. Glass or metal coffee tables, sleek shelves, and minimalistic sofas can create a harmonious blend of textures and forms.

Maintaining Your Velvet Armchair

To ensure your velvet armchair remains as inviting as the day you brought it home, regular maintenance is key. Gently vacuum the fabric or leather with an upholstery attachment to remove dust and prevent dirt from embedding in the pile. Blot spills immediately with a clean, dry cloth, and consult a professional for more stubborn stains to avoid damaging the fabric.


MOMU's Velvet Armchairs Collection

Soho Armchair

Description: The Soho Armchair is offered at $4,250, presenting itself as a treasure of comfort and elegance. Sized at W 85 x D 82 x H 82cm, it promises to be the perfect accompaniment to any living space, ensuring that missing a spot on the sofa is no longer a concern.


  • Its presence enhances spaces without overshadowing other furnishings.

Advantageous Feature:

  • The premium price point is a testament to its superior craftsmanship and quality.


beautiful picture of velvet elegance invites one to sink into the deep comfort of an artisan-crafted chair.


Chelsea Armchair

Description: Priced at $3,950, the Chelsea Armchair boasts a compact, gracefully curved design with a modern 360-degree swivel base, 10-year warranty,  adding a dynamic and engaging twist to traditional seating.


  • A swivel base provides a touch of contemporary flair, inviting conversation and interaction.

Advantageous Feature:

  • The non-standard base design makes it a standout feature in any interior.


beautiful picture of sumptuous seating showcases the intricate button tufting that velvet armchairs wear so well.


Tokyo Armchair

Description: The Tokyo Armchair, costed at $3,950, merges sophisticated, edgy design with an unexpectedly high level of comfort, creating a delightful sitting experience that exudes style.


  • Its chic and edgy design adds a touch of modern sophistication to spaces.

Advantageous Feature:

  • The unique style represents a bold statement that is poised to become the focal point of any room


beautiful picture of a velvet-clad reading nook promises serene comfort and sophisticated charm.


The Lasting Appeal of Velvet Armchairs

Velvet armchairs are more than just seating; they are a statement of style and a commitment to comfort. Whether you're drawn to the tactile allure of velvet, the warmth it brings to interiors, or its enduring elegance, a velvet armchair can transform any space into a sanctuary of sophistication. In the realm of interior design, few pieces can claim the same blend of functionality and flair. As a focal point in your living space or a cherished spot for quiet moments, a velvet armchair is a timeless addition to any home.


Connect With MOMU Today

Experience the comfort and luxury of MOMU's Velvet Armchairs:

  • Phone: Contact us on 1300 052 495 Monday to Saturday, 9am-5pm (AEST).
  • Email: Reach us at or via our contact form.
  • Live Chat: Discuss live with our team through the chat icon available during business hours.
  • Showroom Visit: See the beauty firsthand at 65 Renver Rd, Clayton VIC 3168, from Thursday to Saturday, 10:00am to 3:00pm.

Book a virtual appointment or visit at other times to explore MOMU's exquisite armchair selection and find your perfect piece of luxury.

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.

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