1002 wool upholstery fabric Stories
11 Wonderful Ways to Use Wool Around the Home
"durable, wool is a stylish and practical choice for upholstery, rugs and bedding... Wool has a deep, warm, rich look and a long history. This fabric dates back to before... qualities that wool has, modern technology has improved some of its undesirable traits: Today's... Today's wool creases nicely and is shrink resistant, mothproof and even stain resistant... advances, wool remains a very popular choice today.... idea. For upholstery, I would use modern wool fabric that has been moth-proofed. Mary..."
Bulletproof Decorating: Upholstery That Stands Up to Anything
Kids and pets are no match for fabrics as durable as these, which meet higher style standards than ever
"match for fabrics as durable as these, which meet higher style standards than ever... plush upholstery for a granite sofa, you can still get an interior that’s fairly... right fabric. “Technology has really helped a lot,” says Lesli Ann Cone, a designer... designer and fabric rep who owns A & D Studios in Washington. Today’s engineered textiles... natural fabrics are nearly as durable. It all depends on what you choose...."
Go for the Bold: 14 Great Ideas for Patterned Upholstery
"furniture fabrics for rooms that spring to life... available fabric. We even have TWO tags to sort the fabrics for patterns: Simple Patterns... patterned upholstery, or we can handsewn upholstery borders on solid jute or sisal as... Wish the fabric was still available so I could have it recovered in the same print rather... beautiful wool navajo print, perfect on a rustic club chair and ottoman. http://www... and the fabric cost $6. Getting it upholstered cost $300 (a bargain, trust me!). It..."
1 Chair + 2 Fabric Patterns = 1 Fabulous Look
Pair two contrasting fabrics on an upholstered chair to bring edge and an element of the unexpected to your interior decorating
"contrasting fabrics on an upholstered chair to bring edge and an element of the unexpected... gorgeous fabric? A chair upholstered in two gorgeous fabrics. This tactic is a terrific... otherwise the fabrics will blend into each other and look like a mishmash. And unless you're... to two fabrics; three or (heaven forbid) four can create confusion. One tip: Upholstered... up on fabrics to get ideas for your own chairs...."
Pin Down a Fabric for Your Couch
Material, color and pattern choices for couch fabric can be dizzying. These upholstery ideas can help you choose wisely
"couch fabric can be dizzying. These upholstery ideas can help you choose wisely... Will the fabric be durable? Will it blend in with your design style? Will it stand out... range of fabrics or even use your own for an additional fee. Get ideas for your next... next sofa fabric from some of these beautiful examples.... luxurious fabric. In this living room designed by Atmosphere Interior Design for the... versatile this fabric is. When you have an exquisite sofa frame — vintage (as in this picture)..."
New Icon: Felted Wool Stones
"felted wool stones. Let's take a closer look.... colored wool) and I can't imagine how much roving it takes to make one of these stones... The wool eggs are really durable, our dog has stolen a couple to try to destroy... of the wool. We can't smell it, but I think to them it still smells faintly of sheep... unique fabric stones, called "Livingstones." These are crafted of virgin wool and... felted wool. These "stones" may fool your guests at first, who will wonder how you..."
Bold and Beautiful Upholstery
"a Wow Fabric on Sofa or Chair... bolder fabrics on furniture. Selecting a solid neutral for upholstered pieces certainly... print fabric. Fabulous inspiration! I usually prefer bold prints on smaller pieces... searching for fabric, my life was changed! My sofa needed reupholstery so I decided to live... houndstooth fabric this weekend, intending to reupholster our headboard, but it doesn't... patterned upholstery sofa and was beginning to have second thoughts until I saw these..."
Easy Green: Natural Fabrics Refine Rooms
From everyday organic cottons to luxurious silks, natural fibers add a feel-good factor to the home in more ways than one
"hemp, wool and silk — into your home.... percent wool rug or a wool-silk blend for a luxurious feel. Bamboo blinds are a decorator... rug and upholstery in linen or cotton, are a grounding choice for any living room scheme... hardware or fabric store, but do check to make sure it is untreated. An organic sleep.... organic fabrics. Create a peaceful, deeply relaxing space with layers of pure organic... "real" wool or silk rug on the floor near the sink for a touch of luxury. Natural..."
Guest Picks: 20 Showstopping Fabrics for Knockout Rooms
Go wild with your upholstery, headboards and bedding — these fabrics are worthy of designing an entire room around
"with your upholstery, headboards and bedding — these fabrics are worthy of designing... stunning fabrics have the ability to make a space feel polished and complete. Here... featured fabrics — because seeing is believing! — Stephanie from Stephmodo... de Arco Fabric is absolutely gorgeous! Spoonflower has so many stylish indie fabrics... These fabrics are so gorgeous one could just buy half a metre and frame it! Lovely..."
Utility Fabrics That Go the DIY Distance
Durable, easy to find and inexpensive, these utility fabrics can bring surprisingly high-end results to your everyday DIY projects
"utility fabrics can bring surprisingly high-end results to your everyday DIY projects... and duck fabric are all inexpensive and versatile options that can help you revamp a... these fabrics are usually neutral in color, are durable and can be found at many... many fabric, craft and hardware stores, they're great for DIY projects. Keep a few yards... utility fabric on hand, and you'll always be ready when an idea presents itself...."
Dining Set Makeover: Paint and Tea-Tinted Fabric Make Old Chairs New
Reclaim dated dining chairs for far less than buying new, using spray paint, modern fabric and a handful of tea bags
"modern fabric and a handful of tea bags... using an upholstery weight fabric on the chairs. That Ikea fabric you can see through... Also, the fabric you have used seems too thin and transparent for upholstery. At least... said, old fabric should have been removed and/or a thicker type of fabric should have... spray on fabric adhesives that might bind the fabric to the leather. But I'm no expert... white fabric). ritai - my next project is to paint that table black. You called..."
Guest Picks: Orange Fabrics for Year-Round Fanfare
Nothing punches up a room faster than pillows, drapes or upholstered furnishings in energizing orange — even after autumn
"through fabric. Check out some of my favorites! — Daniela from Aesthetic Oiseau... Court Fabrics Great post! Love fabric! Love orange!... great fabric picks. Charmean Neithart Same here, orange is one of my favorites!!... great fabric finds!! Now to find a sewing machine and start making pillows! (and... wonderful fabrics! I've always seen orange as an earth tone color, working easily in... these fabrics! energy!! If nothing else, orange brings a shot of life to the doldrums..."
Don't Touch Another Stain Before You Read This
Even an innocent swipe with water may cause permanent damage. Here's what to know about how rugs and fabrics react
"about fabrics and how they react to different liquids. “There are so many different... different fabrics, so many different solutions and problems you can run into,” says Alec... carpet and upholstery cleaner in the Boston area who’s been removing stains for 50 years... particular fabric and the type of dye used on that fabric. If you don'r know..... your... and the wool industry tells us using solvents on wool rug will void any warrantee on..."
Guest Picks: Make Your Nursery a Hoot With Owl Fabric
Set your little one's imagination aflight with pillows, sheets or upholstery bedecked in winged woodland creatures
"sheets or upholstery bedecked in winged woodland creatures... these owl fabrics (some modern, some traditional) as a jumping-off point for your scheme... clothesline fabric is too fun. I would love to see that in a laundry room! cute~~love... these Owl fabric's. Anthropologie has some great Owl wallpaper's! I have a friend who's... use this fabric on a pillow for a neutral rocker or on the bumper in a crib. A bonus..."
Make a Gorgeous (Cheap!) Pillow Using Vintage Clothes
"secondhand fabric and a steady hand on the sewing machine, your pillow choices are endless... turn the fabric right side out and stuff it with a pillow form. It’s as easy as that... oodles of fabric. I fused some lining on the inside of this fabric because the weave... to the fabric samples in a decorating shop in my city. If I can charm away their sample... high-quality fabrics. (Today I picked up a black linen skirt at a rummage sale for $1 that's..."