Looking to buy a new sofa in Singapore? First, think about what you need. Does it need to be kid-friendly or pet-friendly (i.e. scratch-proof)? What colour will work with your room? Size and configuration are also key questions. Would you like it to be ethically made and from sustainable sources? Then when it comes to where to buy a sofa in Singapore, here’s top picks from some of the best furniture stores.
Originals – All kinds of sofas
Originals has an extensive range of sofas, recently expanded to include more styles, sizes and fabrics. There’s a piece to fit any room, from petite apartment sofas to roomy corner pieces, making the hunt for where to buy a sofa an easy one! Along with hard-wearing fabrics, the store also carries a soft linen fabric range that’s perfect for Singapore’s tropical climate. Most of the sofas also come with removable covers, which make them family-friendly and extremely easy to maintain!
- New in store is the Hansen and Baker Corner Modular sofa, ideal for entertaining guests. Customise the configuration of the sofa to fit your space and select from a wide range of fabric options.
- A new range of more sophisticated Scandinavian-designed sofas that feature slick black metal legs, oak frames and hard-wearing textured fabric is now also available at Originals.
- Originals’ new apartment range has great options for tighter spaces – perfect if you don’t want to compromise on style and comfort for your sofa in Singapore.
WTP The Furniture Company – Contemporary sofas
There’s a clean, fresh and contemporary vibe to WTP’s new upholstered collection throughout the shape of its sofas and armchairs. Colours and fabrics are where the fun comes in, with shades ranging from muted neutrals to intense and vivid colours like navy blue and deep purple. Fabrics are hardier polyester blends that feel like linens as well as velvets, and some in LivSmart fabrics; great if you have pets or children.
- Clean lined 3-seater sofas are versatile when going from a small room to a big room.
- The Carla L-shaped sofa in Singapore is a top-seller for those with a bigger space, and for those looking for a more casual feel. It can also come with a movable ottoman which is great for extra seating.
Black & Walnut – Designer sofas
Black & Walnut offers luxury, internationally crafted, designer furniture. The range features unique pieces, with quality craftsmanship and customer service being top priorities for the brand. With its own avant-garde line in living room, dining room, bedroom and workspace pieces, the store aims to challenge the conventional and embrace eccentricity.
- The Ombersley corner sofa is available in a left- or right-arm-facing chaise configuration. It has an engineered wood frame and full top-grain leather upholstery in a warm tan tone.
- The Oakham sofa is available both as a three-seater (pictured) or two-seater. Upholstery is in Italian full aniline leather and comes in a striking channel-tufting design.
- The Kintail Loveseat comes as a two-seater (pictured) or three-seater. The back and seat cushion upholstery is removable and carries a unique button-wrap armrest design.
Grey & Sanders – Leather sofas
Grey & Sanders believes in bringing functionality, style and comfort to all its furniture. The timeless and unique sofa styles are wrapped up in authentic, high-quality leather. There are countless choices of genuine leather products at the store, ethically sourced from Germany, Italy and Brazil.
- The Ashby sofa is a versatile piece featuring adjustable headrests that allow for multiple sitting configurations, including a seating format for chatting, and one for a laid-back movie night. This sofa offers style and flexibility that fits even the most compact spaces.
- The Milton sofa features a stylish low profile without compromising comfort. Its quality is seen in its refined stitching and high-grade materials.
#06-02, Tan Boon Liat Building, 315 Outram Road
#02-42, Millenia Walk, 9 Raffles Boulevard
8371 8864 | greyandsanders.com
Soul & Tables – Padded sofas
Soul & Tables stocks sofas that are ethically made, stylish and affordable, plus there’s free delivery, complimentary maintenance and one-for-one removal – so, all your sofa-buying needs are covered.
- The best-seller Padded Sofa is now available in full leather, and consists of puffy comfortable pieces that are great for snuggling up. The Padded Sofa corner piece allows you to change the configuration to best suit your living room – you can turn your two-seater and three-seater into an L-shaped sofa in the blink of an eye.
- The Leather Sofa has a classic design made of luxurious full leather, with slender metal legs that give it a contemporary touch. This is a timeless piece that will suit most interiors.
#02-01 & #02-03, Tan Boon Liat Building, 315 Outram Road
9272 1545 | soulandtables.com.sg
Danish Design Co – Scandinavian brands
Danish Design Co is the only Singapore store to carry Scandinavian brands like Eilersen, Erik Jorgensen and Fredericia. Modular and handcrafted in Denmark, the sofas also have a five-year warranty.
- The Playground by Eilersen is a flexible multi-purpose sofa that comes with non-slip mobile back blocks that you can place anywhere on the sofa. Position as an arm support and – voila! – you have a comfortable chaise lounge.
- The Lift by Eilersen is a luxuriously comfortable, ergonomic sofa. Its adjustable headrest can be lifted by 13cm for optimal neck support; hence the name ‘Lift’. This provides ultimate flexibility for the sofa to adapt to each guest’s needs.
Desace – Bespoke Settees
With its origins as a hospitality furniture provider and wholesale supplier, Desace is now offering a direct customer service in bespoke furniture. The company can cater for any design, size and has a huge range of materials to choose from. Customers can find a sofa that alights perfectly to the length of their living room walls without compromising on the design, colour and comfort level.
- The Ella L-shaped sofa is a classic design, working with both traditional and contemporary settings, and can be upholstered in a variety of materials.
- The Noru Modula sofa is a versatile piece, able to work in both large and smaller living spaces and offers a contemporary edge with its clean lines.
- The Oxford sofa (pictured) is a beautifully luxe piece of furniture that will add serious grandeur to a room. Its piped edges and button details have an air of luxury and sophistication.
Born In Colour – Affordable Sofas
If you’re wondering where to buy a sofa that’s affordable and tastefully designed, Born In Colour is a great place to start. It’s here that you’ll find a wide range of sofas, from one, two and three-seaters to L-shape sectionals.
- The Malcolm three-seater Scandi luxe solid wood frame sofa is classy and minimalist, featuring gold-plated metal legs and wrapped in a solid wood frame. A fusion of Scandinavian and luxe style, it’s also available as a one-seater armchair and two-seater sofa.
- The Regal contemporary premium cow hide leather L-shaped sofa is a classic piece for your living room. It’s customisable to both right and left facing, with multiple colour options to suit your needs.
- The Elsie interchangeable facing L-shape three-and-a-half seater sofa is a spacious and comfortable product. The L-shape sofa configuration can be adjusted depending on your preference.
House of AnLi – Linen Sofas
If you want to buy a sofa that’s not only stylish but also unique to your wants and needs, House of AnLi has a gorgeous range of plush Belgian linen-covered sofas and headboards, all of which are customisable. Exciting news is its recent launch of The Loft, a unique space for House of AnLi’s furniture (still under the Tanglin Mall roof), which displays bespoke pieces and, in particular, the made-to-order sofas. Standard sizes are of course available, but dimensions can also be changed and adapted to fit the space of your home. Customers can choose to upholster their sofas from a wide selection of 100 percent pure Belgian linen from Libeco. All prices include delivery and installation, and making to order takes around three weeks from order confirmation – seriously speedy service!
- The clean, classic lines of the Tita three-seater work just as well in a contemporary or traditional home setting. Comfortably deep-seated and customisable in House of AnLi’s range of Belgian linen, the fabric is still easy to maintain and carries full washing instructions.
- The Tita modular sofa is perfect for a larger living room where entertaining friends or family is a must. Its contemporary look can be enhanced with one of the many upholstery options available at House of AnLi. Keep it clean with a neutral colour such as this soft oatmeal, or give it some warmth with more colour; the choice is yours. Sofas in Singapore don’t get much better!
- L-shaped sofas are a great option for unusual spaces, and this Alex L-Shaped sofa in navy blue is no exception. Customisable in a wide range of other colours, the Alex sofa also comes with six throw cushions, making it even more comfy and stylish.
Lema – Italian sofas
Italian heritage brand Lema is exclusively available at W.Atelier in Singapore, with pieces that exude the typical level of production and excellence you’d expect from top furniture brands from Italy. There’s huge flexibility on offer, with modular and fixed options to suit the size and shape of your room. You can choose from removable covers, two- and three-seaters, and different fabrics; all provide a high level of detail and a guarantee of comfort. The showroom at Henderson is a one of the best places to buy a sofa in Singapore, and a great place to view most of what else you’ll need to set up home too.
- The Yard by Lema. If you’re looking for a sofa that offers innovation and tradition, Lema has championed the ‘made in Italy’ aesthetic for over 40 years.
- Lema Cloud is a modern contemporary modular option, which customers love for its flexibility.
201 Henderson Road, #01-01
6270 8828 | watelier.com/living/lema
Cassina – Designer sofas and armchairs
W.Atelier hand-picks designer products that enhance your everyday life but also preserve a little aspect of design and culture. With a design perfected over more than 90 years, these sofas feature cool comfortable materials, flexible and versatile configurations, and sensible mechanics. The Maralunga takes style and comfort to a new level, but there are so many alternatives, from curved contemporary to classic formal styles, and with fabrics including leather and velveteen. The fillings vary from memory foam to 100% recycled PET fibres that are largely recovered from the oceans in a project developed by Cassina LAB.
- The Maralunga by Vico Magistretti mixes mechanics, durability and comfort!
- Sengu Sofa: designed by Patricia Urquiola and inspired by the Japanese custom of the cyclical reconstruction of temples, it’s crafted for modern living rooms and creates a peaceful centre for the home.
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