The Melbourne Grand Prix – Sit back and watch it in comfort with Sulfaro – Luxury, Comfort and Superb Design

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It’s that time of year. Mercedes to battle it out with Ferrari and Red Bull. Will Riccardo improve Renault’s position this year – there’s a distinctly Italian feel about Grand Prix racing. Sleek, modern design with real performance – like Sulfaro.

Sulfaro offer both Traditional Classic designs as well as Contemporary Modern excellence. All Sulfaro Furniture is handcrafted and hand built by professionally trained and gifted artisans right here in Melbourne – it’s truly Australian made. The Italian influence is in the styling and design, first introduced nearly 60 years ago by the Sulfaro family in establishing their unique business.

Sulfaro Furniture is lovingly crafted at our modern well equipped Studio and Workshop located behind the extensive Sulfaro Showrooms in Mitcham.

This week we take a look at some of our Italian and European inspired creations in deference to the Grand Prix.

From our Signature Selection we present the following classics.

Camelot Fringe Sofa
Camelot Skirt Sofa
Ringwood Sofa
Grand Sofa

For a more Modern Contemporary look, consider the following designs from our Signature Selection.

Studio T
London Fullback
Coco T
New Tribeca

For a more expansive Lounge Suite, why not consider the following Corner Units?

Prada Corner Round
Prada Corner Square
Alexis Corner Suite

Scatterback or Fullback? You decide…

Tiffany Scatterback

All Sulfaro Sofas can be matched with Armchairs and Ottomans to suit the same designs.

Take the time to arrange a visit and consultation with the Sulfaro Design team led by Amelia Sulfaro. This is where things really change up! Sure you can buy directly from our floor stock but you also have the opportunity to create the look and feel, the design you desire.

With Sulfaro we can provide access to a huge range of Fabrics, Leathers and Materials from the world’s leading suppliers; Fabric Houses and Leather specialists – thousands of different materials to choose from. Take the time to consider the colours, the accessories including piping, skirting, fringing, castors and cushions that suit your taste and requirements.

You are only limited by your imagination, with a world of different options to delight and please you. On a practical level you can discuss your preferences with Amelia and her team and they will guide you towards your dream lounge suite.

The difference here is that the style and design you select is then created right here on the premises in our modern studio and workshop, from the ground up. Framing, springs, selected foam, fabrics are all then crafted into the masterpiece you’ve imagined and designed. Superb quality means superb comfort, elegant, exquisite in its finish – your dream lounge suite becomes a reality – guaranteed for a lifetime. Australian made, supporting Australian Industry for the future.

So the winner of Sunday’s Grand Prix may still be undecided, but you can be the winner when you select fine furniture from Sulfaro.

The Sulfaro experience – from start to finish will give you a genuine lifetime of comfort and pleasure.

Call now on 03 9872 4608 to book a consultation with Amelia and her team. Be sure to bring any fabric samples, photographs, interior design plans or floor plans. This is your opportunity to truly create your dream lounge suite, sofa, armchairs and accessories.

Sulfaro Furniture is located at 650-652 Whitehorse Rd Mitcham, cnr of Cochrane St. Take the Ringwood exit ramps on EastLink. Sulfaro is located approximately 1km to the west on Whitehorse Rd.

Sulfaro’s Showrooms are open 7 days per week as follows

  • Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm
  • Sunday, 11am – 4pm

Formula 1 is simply the ultimate in Motor Racing, the glimpse of perfection. So to with Sulfaro Fine Furniture. In selecting Sulfaro you have elected to choose simply the very best in hand crafted, hand built Australian made furniture. And like Ferrari – just a touch of Italian magic.

The secret of our success in no secret. It’s time to sit back, relax and enjoy the Sulfaro experience.

Sulfaro – it’s simply the best.

The Sulfaro Summer Sale – Up to 50% off marked items! – Refresh and Renew

With the school holidays drawing to a close and nearly everyone back at work, it’s a great time to take stock of your living situation and consider what improvements can be made. After a summer of wear and tear with young children, teenagers and summer parties, the family lounge suite may be looking a tad tired. It’s the perfect time to refresh and renew – at the Sulfaro Summer Sale.


You are invited to inspect our spectacular range of Lounge Suites, Sofas, Armchairs, Occasional Chairs and a superb range of exquisite timber and upholstered Dining Settings and Chairs.

Owner and Manager Amelia Sulfaro manages our Design and Sales team and is always available to assist in demonstrating the various style variations available. The Sulfaro Furniture Collection offers a wide range of options.

Our Signature Range represents some of our most popular lines. The Sulfaro Collection offers a complete selection of both traditional and modern contemporary furniture – you can view the full range on our website here.

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Contemporary/Modern Furniture Range
Traditional/European Furniture Range
Classic/Hamptons Furniture Range
Decor and Design Accessories

But to really experience the sheer luxury and comfort of a Sulfaro Sofa, Armchair or Dining Setting, please take the time to visit our extensive showrooms located at 650-652 Whitehorse Rd Mitcham and view our magnificent selections of quality furniture first hand.

Sit back and enjoy the sumptuous comfort, the genuine support and the delightful fabrics available. Make an appointment to review our splendid selection of fabrics, leathers and woven materials from the world’s leading suppliers. Choose the colours you desire. Let Amelia and her team guide you in selecting the look and feel you’ve always desired. Create a lounge suite that is as individual as you are – skirted or non skirted with decorative legs, piping, fringe, brass or stainless steel castors – your living areas will become a true reflection of both your taste and style, elegant and refined, contemporary, modern and comfortable.

All Sulfaro is handcrafted and hand built in our Mitcham Studio and Workshop. It is truly 100% Australian Made. Once you’ve decided on the style, size and finish of your new upholstered furniture, take the time to tour our workshop and studio with Sulfaro’s Studio Manager and overall company manager, Santo Sulfaro. Santo oversees all activity and ensures real quality control. He is only too pleased to show customers the traditional processes Sulfaro maintains in its modern, well equipped workshop.

It’s a family business and Santo and Amelia Sulfaro have one ultimate goal in mind – your complete satisfaction and comfort from your newly acquired furniture. Handcrafted, hand built. European craftsmanship and genuine Italian style right here in Melbourne. 100% Australian made furniture. It truly is the Sulfaro experience.

Again, the Sulfaro Showrooms, Studio and Workshop are located at 650-652 Whitehorse Rd Mitcham, corner of Cochrane St. Drive in and park in our off-street carpark. We are located approximately 1km from the Eastlink Ringwood exit.

The showrooms are open 7 days per week. Hours are as follows…

  • Monday to Saturday – 10am to 5pm
  • Sunday – 11am to 4pm

Don’t delay, schedule an appointment with our Design team now. Be sure to bring your fabric samples, photos and interior design plans with you.

Why settle for a cheap manufactured import when you can access the very best in handmade, handcrafted furniture right here in Melbourne – at Sulfaro’s.

The Sulfaro Experience – Quality, style and comfort.

It’s time to refresh and renew. Australian made, luxury and timeless design – the Sulfaro experience.

Sulfaro – it’s simply the best.

Spring – The Season of Renewal. Sulfaro’s Annual Spring Sale


The surprise is genuine. Arriving to purchase a dining setting or sofa, it is not unusual for Sulfaro customers to actually purchase a full lounge suite, a dining setting and refined accessories such as side tables, credenzas and ottomans. Why? Because the Sulfaro Collection is simply irresistible! And with the Spring Sale, our prices can be so enticing.

Fine fabrics, perfect cushioning, delightful timber finishing or deep supple leathers, the lure of superb Italian inspired design, genuine craftsmanship and handcrafted Sulfaro furniture simply proves overwhelming. It’s the quality, the luxury, the sensual comfort we all desire.

But there is one other really important advantage. All Sulfaro furniture is crafted and hand built right here in Melbourne at our Mitcham Studio and Workshop. With over 50 years experience in producing upholstered furniture of the highest quality, the Sulfaro family have no hesitation in providing a solid lifetime guarantee with all Sulfaro furniture.

So now is the right time to select the sofa, armchairs or complete lounge suite you have always desired from our stunning collection. Choose from a vast array of current floor stock and enjoy up to a 40% discount during our Spring Sale on nominated items. Or take the opportunity to create the individual look and feel you consider will work best in your home and its living areas.

The Sulfaro Collection offers a magnificent range of style and design. From modern, contemporary to classic and traditional or maybe just a touch of our elegant yet relaxed Hamptons selections. The choice is yours. You will be delighted.

Take the time to visit our extensive showrooms at 650-652 Whitehorse Rd Mitcham (directions below). The Sulfaro experience enables you to choose your preferred fabrics, colours and accessories, even cushion firmness. With an extraordinary range of fabrics, leathers and material in a huge range of colours, patterns and textiles, all from leading suppliers worldwide, Sulfaro offer customers real choice, real individuality. Rather than a simple ‘cookie-cutter design’ in only 3 colours, at Sulfaro you have access to a thrilling array of colour, design and fabrics.

Book a consultation with our experienced Design team to discuss your requirements, your preferred ‘look and feel’, and ensure you enjoy a lifetime of satisfaction and pride in a simply beautiful lounge suite and setting. Call now on 03 9872 4608 and make a time to meet with Amelia Sulfaro and her experienced Design team and create your ultimate masterpiece from Sulfaro.

Sulfaro is a family business with family patriarch and founder Nunzio Sulfaro still overseeing all aspects of the furniture making process, with his son Santo Sulfaro, the current manager of Sulfaro Furniture. Quality furniture takes time to produce and the vision of a master craftsman.

Bring your floor plans, interior design concepts and drawings, fabric samples and photographs. Our aim is to deliver total satisfaction. Based on classical European artisanship and furniture making craftsmanship, a Sulfaro piece is a genuine experience and a unique item, as personal as you may desire. The Sulfaro family take great pride in all furniture it creates. Nothing less than complete luxury and a perfect finish is acceptable. Your comfort and your family and guests comfort is always assured. It’s a genuine Sulfaro!

Sulfaro is located at 650-652 Whitehorse Rd Mitcham (Corner of Cochrane St) approximately 1km west of the Ringwood exit ramps on EastLink.

The Sulfaro showrooms are open 7 days per week as follows:

  • Mon-Fri – 9am until 5pm
  • Sunday – 11am until 4pm

Parking is available and free.

Make sure what you are purchasing is more than just a brand added to mass produced furniture made in third world nations. When selecting from the Sulfaro Collection, you are choosing the finest luxury, the most comfortable furniture available – it’s an experience you can treasure for a lifetime. The Sulfaro experience.

Sulfaro – it’s simply the best.

Spring Sale – Commences Sept 2nd at Sulfaro

Springtime is the season of renewal, refreshment and regrowth. The blossom appears first then daffodils and jonquils. The days begin to lengthen, the light intensify as the season progresses on. Spring fashions emerge with new colours, new styles. As we leave the gloom of winter behind, a little more sunlight reveals hidden secrets. The family lounge suite now looks so worn and tired! So it’s time to visit Sulfaro and refresh and renew, selecting something new and exciting. A step up in quality, comfort and style. It’s time to renew your living areas with genuine handcrafted furniture from Melbourne’s own Sulfaro Furniture – new fabrics, new colours, new styles. It’s time for the Sulfaro experience.

Why Sulfaro? It’s a simple decision really. The Sulfaro Collection demonstrates an unrelenting pursuit of excellence in design, quality and detail. A Sulfaro lounge suite, sofa or occasional chair is handcrafted from start to finish right here in Melbourne at our Mitcham workshop. Established in 1962 by family patriarch Nunzio Sulfaro, the enterprise remains a family business. Now managed by his son Santo Sulfaro and Santo’s wife Amelia Sulfaro, the Sulfaro team of artisans still display an unwavering insistence on utilising the traditional furniture making and upholstery skills first introduced by Nunzio Sulfaro over 50 years ago.

When you purchase from Sulfaro you are taking ownership of a genuine handbuilt masterpiece, guaranteed to last you a lifetime. Today the design templates are still crafted by Nunzio Sulfaro and the same traditional methods of upholstery and framing ensure your Sulfaro creation is indeed a classic piece of furniture. And not only is it complete quality – it looks and feels amazing.


Whether it is a traditional or classic style or a more contemporary or modern design, you can be assured that it is put together with the same love and true appreciation of fine furniture that has been and still is the hallmark of the Sulfaro family – an uncompromising passion for true excellence in both design and comfort.

Selecting the very best in fine leathers, woollens, cottons, linens and composite fabrics – all sourced from the world’s leading fabric houses and leather suppliers, there are no substitutes – it has to be quality every time. With Francesca Sulfaro (Nunzio Sulfaro’s wife) along with Amelia Sulfaro ensuring that the latest colours, styles and types of fabric are made available along with popular and timeless favourites, Sulfaro is simply a superb choice when selecting quality crafted furniture.


Sulfaro does not offer cheap imported furniture, nor does it do production line ‘cookie-cutter’ modular furniture. All Sulfaro Furniture is original in design, handbuilt and crafted by skilled artisans, upholsterers and seamstresses. Customers can customise their selections choosing different fabrics, colours, piping, timber finishes, and even castors. At Sulfaro, we will be as individual as you are.

Right now we are preparing for our annual Spring Sale. From Sept 2nd onwards a wide range of floor stock will carry discounts of up to 40%. Visit our showrooms now at 650-652 Whitehorse Rd Mitcham (Cnr of Cochrane St), approx 1km west of the Ringwood offramps on Eastlink.

We are open 7 days per week…

  • From 10am to 5pm Monday to Saturday
  • From 11am to 4pm Sundays

Call now and schedule an appointment with Amelia Sulfaro to make your selections. Visit our website and browse our collection. You are welcome to bring floorplans and fabric samples to discuss your personal vision for your home and its interior design.

Take the time to ensure you select the lounge suite, sofa or armchairs that guarantees you a lifetime of comfort, luxury and sheer enjoyment.

Sulfaro – It’s simply the best.

The Sulfaro Summer Sale Continues.

With the kids back at school and the holidays but a memory, it’s back to work and routine. Maybe now is the perfect time to update your lounge and dining suites in preparation for a busy year. At Sulfaro we offer a full range of Traditional, Contemporary and Modern Furniture – all hand built right here in Melbourne. Visit our extensive and well stocked showrooms at 650-652 Whitehorse Rd Mitcham (cnr Cochrane St) 1km west from the Eastlink off ramps.


At Sulfaro, take the time to take a seat, to feel the comfort, the luxury, the quality. All Sulfaro furniture is crafted and hand built by our genuine artisans and tradesmen, seamstresses and finishers, using traditional methods handed down through the generations, Sulfaro applies genuine European know-how and styling in the building of our exciting range of Traditional and Contemporary Furniture.


You can view our Collection here with Traditional/European, Classic/Hamptons and Contemporary/Modern. We offer a full range of Decor and Design Accessories.


Be confident that all of our superb upholstered furniture is made right here in Melbourne.

[We do not stock cheap mass produced ‘knock off’ copies from third world countries.]


For your interest this week we feature some of our more popular chairs. Whether selecting a comfortable chair for a study, sunroom or bedroom, Sulfaro offer a delightful selection of both traditional and contemporary chairs. Occasional Chairs, Tub Chairs and Dining Chairs – simply select your preferred style and then choose from our huge selection of fabrics, leathers and materials. Skirts or timber feet, castors – you can choose. piping, studs and cushioning – choose the look and feel you desire.

Traditional Chairs

Contemporary Modern Chairs

Classic Hamptons Chairs

Call ahead on 9872 4608 and book an appointment with our experienced Design Team to discuss your needs. Or leave your details here and one of our staff members will contact you to set up a suitable time.

And remember, all floor stock is available during the Sulfaro Summer Sale with many items discounted up to 40%.

Sulfaro Furniture is simply the highest quality upholstered furniture available on the market here in Melbourne. Guaranteed to last you a lifetime, when you purchase from Sulfaro, you are indeed purchasing a timeless classic.

European Styling, premium comfort, luxury and finishing – Sulfaro – It’s simply the best.