Although upholstery linen fabric is arguably the most wanted upholstery fabric, one has to know the advantages and drawbacks of other fabrics as well. Linen fabric is durable, strong, hypo allergic, smooth and pleasant to the touch. It has a luxurious appearance and is highly appreciated by those caring for environment. What properties do other fabrics have?
Cotton upholstery fabric or cotton blends are very strong. They are also nice to the touch. Cotton absorbs moisture very well and therefore drying takes quite some time. Stains and wrinkles may occur. (more…)