Fabric Care

To keep your upholstered furniture looking its best, it's important to use proper cleaning methods based on fabric composition. It is advisable to vacuum the fabric regularly and avoid direct heat and sunlight to minimise fading. All fabrics are suitable for domestic upholstery.

We have detailed below each grade of fabric and their composition and particular care recommendations.

Sigma

Sigma is our foundation range of fabrics. Choose from a weave or velvet-look velour that look great on any of our designs and can be used alone or mixed and matched with any other fabric in our range for a sophisticated finish.

  • Keylargo: A jacquard weave suitable for heavy commercial use. Part of the Halo range, Keylargo is woven to precise specifications and tested to exacting standards for colourfastness, abrasion and inherent stain resistance. Halo fabrics are also resistant to pilling and mould/mildew while impervious to attack by moths, silverfish and insect pests. 100%Polyester. May be spot cleaned with a colourfast cloth with water and a gentle fabric detergent.
  • Mystere: A velour that is extremely durable and suitable for heavy commercial use. Part of the Halo range, Mystere is woven to precise specifications and tested to exacting standards for colourfastness, abrasion and inherent stain resistance. Halo fabrics are also resistant to pilling and mould/mildew while impervious to attack by moths, silverfish and insect pests. 100%Polyester. May be spot cleaned with a colourfast cloth with either water or dry cleaning solvent. Do not use detergents. Gently vacuum to restore pile. Dry in shade away from direct heat.

Zeta

Zeta offers great value and durability yet have the look and feel of more expensive fabrics. With a mixture of weaves, flocked and plain velvets this range provides variety and these fabrics mix and match very well together.

  • Entice: A highly durable cotton-look velvet that is suitable for heavy commercial use. Part of the Halo range, Entice is woven to precise specifications and tested to exacting standards for colourfastness, abrasion and inherent stain resistance. Halo fabrics are also resistant to pilling and mould/mildew while impervious to attack by moths, silverfish and insect pests. 100%Polyester. May be spot cleaned with a colourfast cloth with either water or dry cleaning solvent. Do not use detergents. Gently vacuum to restore pile. Dry in shade away from direct heat.
  • Glamour: A high sheen velvet that is extremely durable and suitable for heavy commercial use. 100%Polyester. May be spot cleaned with a colourfast cloth with either water or dry cleaning solvent. Do not use detergents. Gently vacuum to restore pile. Dry in shade away from direct heat.
  • Husk: A jacquard weave suitable for heavy domestic use. 37%Viscose 21%Cotton24%Polyester 18%Linen. May be spot cleaned with a colourfast cloth with water. Dry cleanable.
  • Kato: A contemporary flocked velvet that looks great alone or with another fabric. 65%Cotton 9%Viscose 14%Acrylic 12%Nylon. May be spot cleaned with a colourfast cloth with either water or dry cleaning solvent. Do not use detergents. Gently vacuum to restore pile. Dry in shade away from direct heat.

Kappa

Kappa is wonderful option for high grade velvet and delustered satin that complements all other fabrics in our range. Both Liaison and Tiber are available in a large variety of colours and shades. Tiber is imported from Europe.

  • Liaison: This is a beautiful high grade velvet that is extremely durable and hard wearing and part of our Halo range. Liaison is woven to precise specifications and tested to exacting standards for colourfastness, abrasion and inherent stain resistance. Halo fabrics are also resistant to pilling and mould/mildew while impervious to attack by moths, silverfish and insect pests. 100%Polyester. May be spot cleaned with a colourfast cloth with either water or dry cleaning solvent. Do not use detergents. Gently vacuum to restore pile. Dry in shade away from direct heat.
  • Tiber: A wonderfully glamorous delustered satin with sumptuous drape and handle. 60%Cotton 40%Polyester. May be spot cleaned with a colourfast cloth with water. Dry cleanable.

Theta

Theta is our premium range of fabrics. Choose from a fire retardant weave that is also graded for commercial wear and tear which is perfect for rooms with an open fire and/or for high usage. You may also select our premium 100% cotton velvet that has great depth of colour and a wonderful luxurious feel. Both fabrics look great on any of our designs and can be used alone or mixed and matched with any other fabric in our range. Varese is imported from Europe.

  • Lismore: A 100% flame retardant weave of two tone contrasting yarn, with a soft chintzed finish to retain a glazed lustre. Extremely durable and also suitable for commercial upholstery. 100%Polyester. May be spot cleaned with a colourfast cloth with water. Dry cleanable.
  • Varese: A terrific cotton velvet with excellent durability and a lustrous and elegant appearance. 100%Cotton. Dryclean only.

Alpha

Alpha is our premium designer range of fabrics which are imported from Europe. Given the exclusivity of many of these ranges, there can be a slight delay when sourcing these fabrics. Combined with other fabrics or used alone, these designs will impress you with their texture and quality.

  • Andaluz and Arrugado Andaluz: Designed by Christian Lacroix, Andaluz and Arrugado Andaluz is part of the Carnets Andalous collection. It is a cut velvet with a stunning distressed scattered organic pattern over a natural linen ground. 56%Viscose 25%Polyester 19%Linen. Dryclean only.
  • Butterfly Parade: Designed by Christian Lacroix, Butterfly Parade is part of the Carnets Andalous collection. It features an airborne parade of butterflies and is a stunningly expressive digitally printed cotton design. The subtle shadowing offers a great depth and movement to the lively scene. 100%Cotton May be spot cleaned with a colourfast cloth with water. Dry cleanable.
  • Castellani: A lustrous pile - the smaller scale and unique palette make this mosaic weave a very versatile fabric. 46%Viscose 36%Cotton 18%Polyester. Dryclean only.
  • Foschini: This is a richly woven, highly textured geometric weave. 41%Viscose 24%Cotton 17%Polyamide 12%Polyacryl 6%Pl. Dryclean only.
  • Giuliano: Giuliano is a beautiful looped pile which creates an interlocking hexagonal pattern. Hardwearing and with a textured appeal, this lively geometric weave creates a very structured feel for your home. 56%Polyester 44%Acrylic. Dryclean only.
  • Paseo Doble: This kaleidoscopic all-over pattern is iconic of Lacroix. Luxurious cut velvet pile in the most gorgeous of shades either contrast with stylish metallic grounds or have grounds dyed the same colour. 67%Viscose 33%Polyester. Dryclean only.