The Velvet Sofa: A Touch of Luxe for Your Melbourne Home

Velvet sofas, a timeless symbol of luxury and comfort, have made a grand resurgence in the world of interior design. Their rich texture and deep colors can transform any Melbourne living space into a sophisticated and inviting area. Whether you're revamping your living room or just looking to add a touch of elegance, a velvet sofa can be the perfect centrepiece.

A beautiful picture of a Velvet Sofa, where luxury's touch meets the room’s grace, offering an opulent centrepiece.

Why Choose a Velvet Sofa?

Durability and Comfort: Velvet, contrary to common belief, is a sturdy fabric that can withstand the test of time, making it an ideal choice for busy households. Additionally, its plush texture offers an unparalleled level of comfort, perfect for those leisurely evenings or weekend lounging.

Versatility: Velvet sofas come in a range of colors and styles, from deep blues and emerald greens to softer pastels. This versatility ensures that whatever your style – be it modern minimalist or classic elegance – there's a velvet sofa to match.

Aesthetic Appeal: The way velvet catches the light adds depth and richness to its colour, giving your space an immediate uplift. It's a statement piece that speaks volumes about your style.

Choosing the Right Velvet Sofa for Your Melbourne Home

1. Consider the Size: Measure your space before choosing a sofa. In smaller Melbourne apartments, a compact, sleek design can add luxury without overwhelming the space.

2. Select a Colour: Think about the mood you want to create. Darker hues like navy or burgundy add warmth and cosiness, while lighter shades can make a room feel more spacious and airy.

3. Maintenance: Velvet may require a bit more care than other fabrics, but with the right maintenance, your sofa can remain a stunning feature in your home. Look for stain-resistant treatments or consider removable covers for ease of cleaning.

4. Style: From Chesterfields to contemporary modular designs, the style of your velvet sofa should complement the overall theme of your interior.

A beautiful picture of refined comfort, as velvet drapes elegantly across a sofa's expansive cushioning.

Styling Your Velvet Sofa

Accessorize: Throw pillows and blankets or a side table or console table can add contrast and texture, enhancing the luxurious feel of your velvet sofa.

Pair with Complementary Textures: Mixing sustainable materials like wood, metal, or glass can create a balanced look, preventing the velvet from overpowering the room.

Lighting: Proper lighting can enhance the colour and texture of velvet, making it a true focal point in your space.

Where to Find Velvet Sofas in Melbourne

Melbourne's vibrant furniture scene offers a plethora of options for finding the perfect velvet sofa. From high-end boutiques to more affordable furniture stores, there's something for every budget and style. Exploring local showrooms can also provide inspiration and a feel for the sofa before you make a purchase.


MOMU's Velvet Sofa Collection

Felix Modular Sofa

Description: Meet Felix, the suave new addition to the block, perfectly angled for maximum seating without overwhelming your space. Relax with confidence as your Felix Modular Sofa is protected by a full 10-year warranty, reflecting our assurance in its lasting quality. 


  • Gently angled design for space efficiency
  • Velvety Momu Fabric for a touch of opulence
  • Premium Comfort Cushions for unrivalled relaxation
  • Price: $8,950 The Felix Modular is ready for viewing at our showroom.

A beautiful picture of artisan beauty, the velvet's sheen highlighting every curve and corner with precision.

Bailey Sofa

Description: Bailey presents a modern and polished design with a unique style that leaves a lasting impression. With the Bailey Sofa comes a decade of peace of mind, thanks to the comprehensive 10-year warranty backing its craftsmanship


  • Contemporary, eye-catching design
  • Luxurious velvet upholstery for sophisticated comfort
  • Built-in luxury with Premium Comfort Cushions 
  • Price: $5,950 Discover the distinctiveness of Bailey in our showroom.

A beautiful picture of timeless style, where the velvet upholstery commands attention in any interior.

Pierre Sofa

Description: The Pierre Sofa boasts an effortlessly cool French vibe, classic yet re-envisioned with a chic, modern twist. The Pierre Sofa pairs its timeless elegance with the security of a 10-year warranty, ensuring enduring style and comfort. 


  • Effortlessly stylish with a French-inspired design
  • Sumptuous velvet fabric for an elegant touch
  • Premium Comfort Cushions, synonymous with indulgence 
  • Price: $5,450 Experience the Pierre's charm at our showroom.

A beautiful picture of plush lounging, with velvet sofas setting the standard for a truly indulgent sit-down.

In conclusion, a velvet sofa can be a transformative addition to your Melbourne home, offering both style and comfort. With the right care and styling, it can become a cherished piece in your living space, embodying both luxury and warmth. Whether you're hosting guests or enjoying a quiet night in, a velvet sofa can create an ambiance of sophistication and comfort that is timeless.


Connect With MOMU for Your Velvet Sofa

Telephone: Ring us on 1300 052 495, Monday to Saturday, from 9am to 5pm (AEST), for tailored assistance.

Email: Send your enquiries to, or simply fill out our contact form below.

Live Chat: Click the chat icon for live support during business hours, and we'll be delighted to help.

Visit Our Showroom: Drop in at 65 Renver Rd, Clayton VIC 3168. We're open Thursday to Saturday, 10am to 3pm. Book alternative times and virtual appointments here.

Choose MOMU for sofas that blend British elegance with Melbourne's craftsmanship.

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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