Best Sofa in a Box: The Koala Sofa

From $1,200 on Koala

Koala is best known for the mattress in a box, but they have launched the Koala sofa in a box. With easier assembly than IKEA furniture, you can assemble it in 4 minutes. Quicker delivery than Amazon, 4-hour delivery in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Adelaide. Everywhere else, delivery is still fast and free.

The Koala sofa in a box is revolutionising the sofa industry, but let's look into the sofa. It has a classic design that fits well in any home, even if you decide to move it can be packed away and taken with you, and I'm sure it will fit in there too. The sofa has ergonomic support and a wooden frame (pine, LVL and plywood) for durability. The wood is FSC® Certified and meaning it comes from responsibly managed forests.

The Koala sofa comes in two colours brushtail grey, and bonnie doon blue, the comfortable polyurethane foam making up the sofa is CertiPUR-US® certified, so it's free from nasty chemicals.

Check out Koala's website for up to date measurements, this way you can make sure it fits your room before you buy. If you're not too sure the Koala sofa is for you? There is a 120-night trial period across all of Koala's products. That means if you don't love the sofa, you can get a full refund.

Best Luxury: Frank 3-seater

From $1,299 on Brosa

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The Frank three-seater sofa is a sleek and classy mid-century style sofa. The sturdy design has birch legs and a frame made from solid larch, so you don't have to worry about the durability of the three-seater. The Frank sofa doesn't have a ridged feel because of the supportive density foam inner filling.

You can get the sofa in a variety of 20 different plush colours and is available in velvet or a linen-blend upholstery to suit your style. You also get to try it out for 21 days and if you change you mind Brosa will arrange to pick it up and give a full refund. There is also up to 10-year warranty with all products purchased on Brosa.

Best Leather: Kensington Aged Leather Chesterfield Sofa, 2 Seater, Vintage Brown

From $2,885 on Living Styles

Kensington 2 Seater Chesterfield Sofa by Affinity Furniture is on Living Styles. The sofa surface is a vintage brown aged leather with diamond style buttoning and brass stud detailing. The leather is a natural, and hand-finished to give the rich look, but be aware there can be slight colour variations (because it is done by hand).

Making up the internals of the sofa is plywood and foam and the dimensions are 180cm W x 94cm D x 76.5cm H. A cool feature is the added 4 wheels underneath each corner that make it more manoeuvrable but only when unseated.

Chesterfield sofas are beautifully handcrafted sofas that take time to create. Also not to everyone's taste if you love this style of sofa checks it out at Living Styles.

Please note: this is a video of chesterfield sofas being made. It's not the same brand as we did a review on. But we thought it would be interesting for you to watch.

Best lounging: Tama Lazy 3 Seater

From $3,199 on April and Oak

Tama Lazy 3 Seater White Sofa With Black and White Cushions

Minimalism meets supreme comfort of the Tama collection. Neat lines with imperfectly perfect piping and a streamlined silhouette define its architectural attitude, while opulently plush cushions play swanky counterpoint. The modernist, low-slung profile and coastal track arms invite lounging as well as snoozing. Guaranteed to bring you the most comfortable sofa and lounging experience.

Designed for supreme comfort and relaxation the Leroy Collection features a low, deep silhouette and tailored high-performance slipcovers for casual sophistication. FEATURES: Sofa has removable covers made from white 100% cotton Covers are dry clean only Covers feature flange detail Includes 2 scatter cushions in black & white weave Sofa frame is made from pine Sofa filling is foam & feather Contemporary, Hampton's & African Styles.