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Customising Sofas With White Road Designs


We spoke to Kate Bryant and Jennifer McCarthy on what they would do with  a Torrance & McKenna design. Kate’s Ideas for our Chill Chair Kate chose our gorgeous Chill Chair, with James Dunlop Alpine Collection textiles – a wonderful blend of linen, viscose and cotton which make them durable but great to touch. For … Continue reading “Customising Sofas With White Road Designs”


The Textile Company and our Vogue Sofa


What Would You Do? When The Textile Company’s Peter Fitzgibbon came to our luxury sofa showroom in Perth, Western Australia, we could not wait to ask him what he would do with a Torrance & McKenna design.   The Textile Company reflects many of the latest in European trends in their fabulous, extensive range. Peter’s … Continue reading “The Textile Company and our Vogue Sofa”


Making a Custom Furniture Decision Easy – Our Interior Designers Visit You


  Torrance & McKenna have recognised the challenge clients sometimes face when selecting a sofa for their home. To meet this challenge with an innovative offering, we now offer design advice and inspiration from leading interior designers, HC Interiors, in the comfort a client’s home. The service is offered within in Perth Western Australia Metro … Continue reading “Making a Custom Furniture Decision Easy – Our Interior Designers Visit You”


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”



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.