Let's talk about Durable Upholstery - it seems we’ve all had the experience at least once - purchasing a sofa or chair in what appeared to be a really durable fabric, and having it look worn and stained surprisingly fast. It’s impossible to tell from looking at a fabric whether or not it will stand [...]
Really great rooms move way beyond the three fabric combination of retail. Mix in several other fabrics, varying pattern scale and texture, adding fringe to pillows. This is another area where design help can make all the difference. Look at the really fabulous rooms in national magazines and count how many different fabrics populate the sofas, chairs, ottomans, pillows and curtains in a beautifully finished room.