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Our news page is here to assist you in choosing and maintaining your new furniture.
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Mother-daughter design team, Hilary & Holly

We interviewed Hilary & Holly Clarke of HC Interiors. This mother daughter duo have an eye for beautiful design. Here’s what they had to say. You are a mother daughter team. Tell us how you came to work together. How do you complement each other as designers? Hilary: Holly has had a keen eye for … Continue reading “Mother-daughter design team, Hilary & Holly”

The Sofa Design Process

Working with Lynn & David MacMillan to create some standout creations for their home was a great pleasure for all involved. This dynamic couple selected bold stripes along with a rich cherry coloured fabric for their two Cello Wingback Chairs, along with six dining chairs in lush blue velvet. They chose to accentuate the wingback and … Continue reading “The Sofa Design Process”

Cork, Contouring and Escapism – trends to watch with Maria Romeo

We interviewed Maria Romeo of Distinctive Interiors for her insights on upcoming trends in colour, fabric textures, décor and furniture design. Here’s what Maria had to say. What style trends inspire you at the moment? In 2017 we can expect to see more of a bold colour palette. A luxurious and vibrant feel in terms … Continue reading “Cork, Contouring and Escapism – trends to watch with Maria Romeo”

Minimalism, Luxe and Nordic Style – trends to watch with Natalie Fermoyle

We interviewed Natalie Fermoyle of Bella Life Style for her style suggestions on colour palettes, décor and furniture design. Here’s what Natalie had to say. What style trends (or predictions) have you inspired at the moment? I’m a big fan of Minimalism, Luxe and the continuation of the Nordic influence on furniture design, decor accessories … Continue reading “Minimalism, Luxe and Nordic Style – trends to watch with Natalie Fermoyle”

Wheelchairs for Kids

Torrance & McKenna now officially supports Wheelchairs for Kids. Wheelchairs for Kids has been operating for 19 years and has donated more than 35,000 wheelchairs worldwide to children in need. Groups of volunteers manufacture and distribute up to 300 wheelchairs per month to disabled children in developing countries. These wheelchairs have ended up in all … Continue reading “Wheelchairs for Kids”

Fabric and leather care

Torrance & McKenna has an incredible range of fabric and leather swatches from some of the most renowned international fabric houses and tanneries. As such, we are skilled at assisting clients to select the best possible upholstery to meet their individual requirements. To help our customers we have prepared some fabric cleaning tips and leather cleaning tips which will help to maintain and preserve the upholstery for the long term.

Quality and Customisation

For more than 75 years, Torrance & McKenna has been handcrafting beautiful furniture using the very best of Australian made and imported materials. With multiple options for fabric and leather, we believe we provide the most personalised sofa design and manufacture service available in Western Australia.