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by Franka



Comfort and quality are at the heart of this Scandinavian-inspired designer sofa. With clean lines, superior build and superbly inviting feather-fibre mix cushions, the Charlie is designed to provide you with a soft place to land for many years to come.

Every Charlie sofa is custom-made to order, giving you the freedom to choose from our huge range of upholstery to create the perfect fabric or leather sofa for your place.

Timber leg options include: Natural, Walnut or Matt Black Stain

Designer: (Franka’s own) Shelley Mason

Let us help you to create a custom sofa of your own. 



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Upholstery Library 

Standard sizing:
Size options: 1800 / 2000 / 2200 / 2400 / 2600mm long
Depth Options: Shallow (870mm) / Deep (950mm) seat depth

Leg Options:
Turned timber in either Natural / Walnut / Black stain

The Charlie Sofa is custom made to order in your choice of fabric or leather. Choose from our collection of in-house options that can be viewed in our fabric library.

++ Additional options are available in-store.

10 years on frame
1 year on upholstery

Franka sofas are hand-crafted to order in our Sydney workshop.

Standard lead times are between 8-10 weeks, however, can vary depending on time of year.

Best to check with our team for current lead times.

Our sofas require 2-man delivery and are undertaken by our professional removals team.

We can deliver Australia wide, however delivery options will vary according to timing and location. Check with our team to obtain a quotation for your area.

View this product in person?

Make a time to visit our studio space in Alexandria where we have a selection of our favourite items available for viewing. Visit in person, or via phone or Zoom using the form below. Appointments are available Monday - Friday and Saturdays


Frequently asked questions

  1. Decide on the design & configuration or size
  2. Choose your preferred fabric or leather (order swatches here)
  3. Pay for your sofa
  4. We get to work on manufacturing, which typically takes around 8 weeks for production
  5. We arrange to deliver your new sofa using our preferred delivery team


We can assist you to make best decisions around fabrics and sizing for your space and lifestyle.

If you would like to visit our showroom to test out the comfort and take a look at our fabrics and leathers, make an appointment to visit our Alexandria Studio space here

Our studio in Alexandria showcases examples of our designs for you to view. The stock changes regularly and so best to check prior if you're hoping to see this particular model.

You can make an appointment to view here.

Our pricing is based on a selection of hand-selected and tested fabrics which we suggest most suitable for each particular design.

We additionally offer a range of alternative options from Australian fabric and leather suppliers.

Alternatively if you have something specific in mind outside of these options we can quote on this too.

We offer a 10 year frame and structural warranty on our sofas, and 1-2 years on the upholstery.

The Charlie sofa can be made into a modular shape, or corner and offers lots of flexibility if custom sizing is required. We can additionally make small adjustments to the size, depth or seat height if necessary. This would require a consult and quotation based on your requirements. Contact us to make an appointment.

Manufacturing timeframe is generally 8 weeks - although customised items may take a couple of extra weeks on top of this.