Good furniture is as much about art and aesthetics as it is about being functional. Nowhere is this seen more than in designer furniture where history, quality craftsmanship, functionality, durability and unique designs come together.
Consider this an investment and for that, you’d want to survey your options before making a big purchase. There are plenty of furniture stores in Kuala Lumpur that offer a wide range of designs and services to help you put together your ideal home.
Look for the ones with free in-store design consultation and visualisation software. In fact, some local stores like Commune have already offered Virtual Reality Simulation to help customers visualise the home space with preselected furniture pieces.
Here’s a list of furniture stores you can visit to find the perfect designer piece to complete your home makeover.
Space Furniture is one of the first designer furniture stores to open in Kuala Lumpur. The showroom, launched in 2007, carries most of the leading brands in the furniture industry including B&B Italia, Cassina, Arper, Moooi, Kartell and its in-house label, SP01. The interiors are well curated to inspire visitors. Choose from a host of armchairs, lighting fixtures, dining tables and even kitchen solutions to enliven the ambience of your home.
Space Furniture KL Showroom, Intermark Mall, The Intermark, 348 Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 Kuala Lumpur, +603-2166 2212.
Award-winning Australian furniture brand, King Living offers a collection of sophisticated, high-quality solutions for contemporary homes – both big and small. The brand is known for its iconic modular system applied for sofas, chairs and bedding range, allowing customers the flexibility of constructing the most ideal configuration based on individual needs. This engineered steel frame system (supported by a 25-year warranty) is similar to those used in Porsche and Rolls Royce cars. If you’re looking for the perfect sofa that doubles as a bed with additional storage, head over to IPC Shopping Centre to check out what King Living has to offer.
King Living, L1.06, Level 1 of IPC Shopping Centre, Mutiara Damansara, 47800 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, +603 7732 0272
Singaporean firm Commune expanded in Malaysia several years ago with a range of designer pieces that highlight American walnut and oak wood. Its charming appeal stems from a combination of modern sleek designs and warm wood tones; with a touch of timeworn brass. Its latest Rover Collection, which is available in their Bangsar store, highlights a rustic-modern style with the use of dark tropical wood, vintage-inspired leather and wire grills. Commune is the go-to store for those seeking chic wooden furniture as statement pieces in the living space.
The Commune Life, No. 88, Jalan Maarof, Bangsar, 59000 Kuala Lumpur, +603 2201 6913
Cellini recently opened its third Malaysian outlet in Mytown Shopping Centre. The furniture store continues to be the to-go place for beds, dining sets and customisable designer sofas. All designer furniture pieces are designed in-house with luxury and comfort in mind. Choose from L-shaped lounge sets to recliners and fabric sofas to suit your everyday lifestyle. Customers are also able to select between fabric or leather options to create a piece that meets your needs.
Cellini Kuala Lumpur, 2nd Floor, Lingkaran Syed Putra, Mid Valley City, 59200 Kuala Lumpur, +603 2283 6505
BoConcept carries a catalogue packed with minimalist, Scandinavian and contemporary designs of almost every form of furniture and home accessories. Expect beautiful furniture pieces designed by some of the most celebrated designers including Karim Rashid, Anders Nørgaard, Nendo and Henrik Pedersen. Walk around the store to find some inspirational pieces that are both utilitarian and sculptural.
BoConcept, 3rd Floor, Bangsar Shopping Centre, 285 Jalan Maarof, 59000 Bukit Bandar Raya, Kuala Lumpur, +603 2011 0178
Fans of Danish brand Muuto would have known of Smuk Living since its opening in 2014. It is a multibrand Scandinavian home and living store that carries authentic designer products including Ferm Living’s beautiful kitchenware, classic Thonet bentwood chairs and minimalist floor lamps from Muuto. Check out the Capisco as well, a swivel chair designed to maintain proper seating posture in the office.
Smuk Living, 1 Jalan Dutamas, Solaris Dutamas, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, +603 6211 6148
Everything you need for your new home can be found at Timeless. From sofas, coffee tables and rugs for your living space, or outdoor chairs and lighting for your patio, Timeless offers great variety when it comes to the selection of products. Its latest collection carries a rustic appeal with wood-centric designer pieces that are both sleek and muted at the same time. Customers can also shop for their favourite pieces online in the comfort of their home.
Timeless Design, 54 Jalan Putra, Chow Kit, 50350 Kuala Lumpur, +603 4045 2211