Synthetic Fabrics for Long-Lasting Furniture

Benefits, Performance, and Maintenance

Introduction to Synthetic Fabrics

Synthetic fabrics have become increasingly popular over the years due to their numerous benefits. They are often used in upholstery, curtains, and other home décor items, as they can provide a variety of features that make them ideal for furniture. Synthetic fabrics are ideal for those looking for a durable and long-lasting piece of furniture, as they offer superior performance and require minimal maintenance. In this article post, we’ll explore the various benefits of synthetic fabrics and how to choose the right fabric for your furniture.

Synthetic fabrics are man-made fabrics that are derived from materials like polyester, nylon, and acrylic. They are often more affordable than natural fabrics, such as cotton and wool, and are also more resistant to wrinkles, fading, and other forms of wear and tear. Synthetic fabrics are also highly durable and can be used to create furniture that is built to last.

Many of our best selling fabrics are made from polyester, or synthetic blends.
You can explore more about these collections, like Rene, Luna, or Loule.

Benefits of Synthetics

Hampton Sectional Sleeper with Queen size bed and Rodeo 104 (100% Polyester)


There are several benefits of using synthetic fabrics for furniture. Firstly, they are highly durable and can last for many years with proper maintenance. Synthetic fabrics are also resistant to fading and discoloration, making them ideal for furniture in sunny environments. Additionally, they are often easier to clean than natural fabrics, as they do not absorb stains as easily. This makes them ideal for furniture that will be used in busy households or in areas where spills are likely to occur.

Performance & Maintenance

Also known for their performance, synthetic fabrics are highly breathable, allowing air to move freely through the fibers, making them great for furniture that will be used in hot and humid environments. They are easy to clean and do not require a lot of specialized care.

Ethos King Size Sleeper Sofa. Oliver 515 (Polyester Acrylic Blend)

Helpful Tip. Referencing cleaning codes is helpful when attempting cleaning or general fabric maintenance. We've made it easy, check out our Upholstery Guide.

Choose the Right Fabric for Your Furniture

When selecting the right fabric for your furniture, there are a few things to consider. Firstly, you should consider the environment where the furniture will be placed. If the furniture will be exposed to sunlight or humidity, then a synthetic fabric is best, as they are resistant to fading and discoloration. You should also consider the performance of the fabric, as some fabrics are more breathable and elastic than others. Additionally, you should consider the maintenance of the fabric, as some fabrics require more specialized care than others.

Elfin King Sleeper Sofa (Luna 35 100% PES)

Synthetic Fabrics are available on all of our designs, explore our products in our shop. You can also browse upholsteries to see more material and color options. 

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Synthetic fabrics are a great choice for furniture, as they offer superior performance and require minimal maintenance. They are highly durable and resistant to fading, discoloration, and stains. If you are looking for a durable and long-lasting piece of furniture, then synthetic fabrics are a great choice. Explore our fabric selections and shop for your next fabric furniture today.

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