Transform Your Living Room with Custom Made Sofas in Melbourne

Choosing the right sofa is one of the most important decisions when furnishing your living room. It's where you relax after a long day, entertain guests, and spend quality time with family. In Melbourne, the trend towards custom made sofas is growing, offering unique opportunities to tailor your living space to your specific needs and style. This guide will help you understand why custom made sofas are the ultimate choice for your home and how to get started.

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Why Choose Custom Made Sofas?

Unmatched Personalisation

One of the most significant advantages of opting for a custom made sofa is the ability to personalise every aspect of the piece. From the size and shape to the fabric and colour, every element can be tailored to fit your exact preferences. This ensures that your sofa not only fits perfectly in your space but also aligns with your personal style.

Superior Quality and Craftsmanship

Custom made sofas are crafted with care and precision, often using higher quality materials than mass-produced alternatives. Skilled artisans take pride in their work, ensuring each piece is built to last. This attention to detail translates into a more durable and aesthetically pleasing piece of furniture that stands the test of time.

Support Local Artisans

By choosing a custom made sofa, you are supporting local craftsmen and businesses. In Melbourne, there are numerous talented furniture makers who can bring your vision to life. This not only helps the local economy but also fosters a sense of community and sustainability.

How to Get Started with a Custom Made Sofa

Define Your Style and Needs

Before you start the process, it’s essential to have a clear idea of what you want. Consider the overall style of your home and the specific needs of your household. Do you need a large sectional for a big family, or perhaps a smaller loveseat for a cosy apartment? Think about the colour scheme and type of fabric that will complement your existing decor.

Find the Right Artisan

Melbourne is home to many skilled furniture makers, each with their unique style and expertise. Do some research to find an artisan whose work resonates with you. Look for reviews and portfolios of their previous work to ensure they can deliver the quality and style you desire.

Communicate Your Vision

Once you’ve chosen an artisan, it’s crucial to communicate your vision clearly. Provide them with detailed descriptions, images, and any specific requirements you have. The more information you can give, the better they can understand and execute your vision.

Consider Functionality

While aesthetics are important, functionality should not be overlooked. Think about how the sofa will be used in your daily life. Do you need extra storage space, or perhaps a pull-out bed for guests? Discuss these needs with your artisan to incorporate practical features without compromising on style.

Choose the Right Materials

The choice of materials can significantly impact the look and feel of your sofa. Discuss the options for frames, cushions, and upholstery with your artisan. Natural materials like hardwood frames and high-density foam cushions often provide better durability and comfort.

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Trends in Custom Made Sofas

Sustainable Materials

Sustainability is a growing trend in furniture design. Many artisans in Melbourne are now offering eco-friendly options, such as sustainably sourced wood and organic fabrics. Choosing sustainable materials not only benefits the environment but also ensures your furniture is free from harmful chemicals.

Bold Colours and Patterns

While neutral tones remain popular, there is a rising trend towards bold colours and patterns. Custom made sofas offer the perfect opportunity to experiment with unique fabrics that make a statement. From vibrant jewel tones to intricate patterns, the possibilities are endless.

Multi-Functional Designs

In modern living spaces, multi-functional furniture is highly sought after. Custom made sofas can be designed with built-in storage, adjustable components, or even as part of a modular system that can be reconfigured as needed. This versatility makes them ideal for urban living where space is at a premium.


Discover the Ultimate Custom Made Sofas from MOMU

Taylor: Tailored Perfection for Your Home

Regular Price: $5,490
Price Includes: Premium Comfort Cushions and Momu Fabric

2.0 Seat - L 165 x D 100 x H 80cm
Custom Sizes Available

Taylor by name and tailored by nature, this sophisticated sofa is perfectly crafted for your home. Its elegant design and meticulous tailoring make it a standout piece that adds a touch of refinement to any living space.

Warranty: Full 10-year warranty
Showroom: Taylor is on display in our showroom.

Enquire Now: Taylor Enquiry

A beautiful picture of designer sofas adding modern elegance.

Hugo: Classic Comfort with Deep Cushions

Regular Price: $5,950
Price Includes: Premium Comfort Cushions and Momu Fabric

2.0 Seat - L 165 x D 105 x H 85cm
Custom Sizes Available

Hugo is plump and plush, offering a classic design with extra deep seat cushions for ultimate comfort. This sofa invites you to sink in and relax, making it an ideal choice for those who value both style and relaxation.

Warranty: Full 10-year warranty
Showroom: Made in Melbourne.

Enquire Now: Hugo Enquiry

grey boucle sofa with three seat cushions

Pierre: Effortless French Elegance

Regular Price: $5,450
Price Includes: Premium Comfort Cushions and Momu Fabric

2.0 Seat - L 155 x D 100 x H 90cm
Custom Sizes Available

Pierre embodies that effortless-cool French vibe, combining classic design elements with a fresh, modern twist. Its chic appearance and comfortable seating make it a perfect addition to any contemporary home.

Warranty: Full 10-year warranty
Showroom: Pierre is on display in our showroom.

Enquire Now: Pierre Enquiry

Classic high back gold velvet sofa with dark timber legs


Investing in a custom made sofa is an excellent way to enhance the comfort and style of your living space. With the ability to personalise every detail, you can create a piece that truly reflects your taste and meets your needs. By supporting local artisans in Melbourne, you not only receive a high-quality product but also contribute to a more sustainable and vibrant community. Start your journey towards the perfect sofa today and transform your living room into a haven of comfort and style.

Contact Us

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Visit Our Showroom

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.


Explore MOMU’s Custom Made Sofas

Discover the beauty and craftsmanship of MOMU’s custom made sofas. Each piece is designed with care and precision, offering both style and comfort for your home. Visit our showroom or contact us today to find the perfect sofa tailored to your needs.

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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