Custom Made Furniture

Small volume designer and creator of high quality bespoke furniture, suited to small or large spaces, and the lifestyle of the modern home and apartment living.

Designed & Manufactured in Melbourne

Buy local! We design and manufacture all of our furniture in our factory/showroom in Altona. Visit our showroom to see examples of our work.

Furniture for Living

We design furniture that offers unique style and functionality. We specialise in media units, occasional tables, tables, desks, mirrors, wall units, buffets & more

We create

Media Units

Stunning Mirrors

Tables

Desks

MIRROR COLLECTION

Designed and made in Melbourne, our stunning designer mirror collection stand above the rest! Many of our mirrors offer unique features, such as a clear panel to reveal your the art behind it, or concealed fixing to make the mirror appear to be floating.

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MEDIA UNITS

Our commitment to quality and services ensure our clients happy. With years of experiences and continuing research, our team is ready to serve your interior design needs. We're happy to make you feel more comfortable on your home.

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Occasional Tables

Our commitment to quality and services ensure our clients happy. With years of experiences and continuing research, our team is ready to serve your interior design needs. We're happy to make you feel more comfortable on your home.

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Our Process

  • Meet & Discuss
  • Concept & Costs
  • Design & Build
  • Complete & Install

Based in Melbourne, we will come to you. We will discuss your requirements in order to fully understand your project. We will also make suggestions based on our experience and past projects.

We will formally provide our design solutions, finishes and pricing options for comment, review and approval.

We will finalise the design ready for our craftsment to start work on your unique piece of furniture.

After your piece has been completed it will be quality checked to ensure its just right. We will then arrange delivery and installation into your home or office.

Colin Whitehead

Master Craftsman

Colin Whitehead is a qualified furniture and interior designer and the creative force behind his company Special Things Furniture.  Specialising in custom made furniture for almost two decades now his exceptional abilities saw him win several accolades for the most outstanding in his trade of chair and couch making and craftsmanship.

Quality with a balance of innovative design, technology and function is the philosophy behind a variety of beautiful items aiming to enhance our everyday living.

Colin’s mission is to elevate our awareness of design innovation for the living environment and thereby enhancing our lifestyle. He is committed to creating furniture which people will cherish for a lifetime.

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