Instyle Upholstery Fabric - Extreme
Instyle Upholstery Fabric - Extreme, is a high performance premium textile suitable for indoor and outdoor furniture. The Extreme range is made from 100% high UV polypropylene, meaning each individual yarn has been dip dyed, making it extremely UV resistant, long lasting and durable.
The Extreme range has superior UV resistance compared to most other textiles, resulting in a longer lasting textile when used in outdoor spaces.
We recommend this product for all residential and commercial fit-out applications as well as marine applications for interior and exterior settings.
With an martindale rub count of 55,000, Extreme ensures long lasting wear. Use this fabric for your outdoor throw cushions, outdoor seating, indoor chair pads, indoor dining chairs or on your couch. Comfortable and light, this fabric is a wonderful option for your next upholstery application.
How To Choose The Right Upholstery Fabric.
Choosing the right fabric can be a bit of a headache. There are many things to take into consideration when selecting a fabric for your furniture. Considerations such as aesthetics, fibre content, construction and durability all have a part to play. Below are a list of reasons why the Extreme ranges makes for the textile for your next project.
What a fabric is made out of can affect the fabrics performance, durability and longevity. The Extreme range is made from 100% Polypropylene fabric. Polypropylene is a non woven textile which means it is made directly from a material without any need for spinning of weaving. The main benefit of polypropylene as a fabric is its moisture transfer abilities; this textile cannot absorb any moisture, and instead, moisture passes through polypropylene fabric entirely. Polypropylene highly resistant to abrasion and very breathable.
|Fabric breathability||Very breathable|
|Heat retention abilities||Medium|
|Stretch ability (give)||High|
|Prone to pilling/bubbling||Medium|
|Recommended washing temperatures||Cold or cool|
|Country where fabric was first produced||USA|
|Biggest exporting/producing country today||China|
Outdoor fabric requires high resistance to UV. We recommend the Extreme range as it has superior UV resistance compared to most other textiles, resulting in a longer lasting textile when used in outdoor spaces. Use this range for outdoor throw cushions, outdoor seating, yacht seating, marine seating for indoors and outdoors and upholstery for residential and commercial areas.