The Wawa Sofa Showroom & Studio is a design house with a reputation for quality, comfort and style – established since 1990 and built around Richard Ward, Wawa founder and furniture designer.

    Richard Ward works from his Showroom & Studio in a converted Victorian warehouse in the heart of Shoreditch, where he designs exclusively sofas, armchairs, and outdoor furniture, each piece uniquely tailored to complement his clients’ individual style and flair.



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    Clients for residential, retail and commercial spaces have embraced Wawa’s classically contemporary twist on sleeping and seating treatments. Wawa works in close partnership with their clients – advising on styles and fabrics, adapting and creating solutions tailored to every need.

    Richard's unique approach to the furniture design and manufacture process is what has attracted so many loyal customers over the years. Wawa offers a personalised service to each customer, from initial consultation all the way through to delivery and all Wawa furniture is made in London by a dedicated, highly skilled team of makers.

    The organic evolution of design within the collection has been driven by Richard’s response to customer interest and requests, as well as his continuing drive to find interesting and innovative solutions to modern living.

    “ I am passionate about furniture design, detail and innovation and make my sofas to order, to fit you and your life. I select beautiful fabrics to delight both the adventurous stylist and the practical homemaker and work with a skilled and dedicated team of London based makers to ensure you receive a quality sofa which is unique to you.” - Richard Ward, Designer

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