Upholstery Fabric How Strong is It?

The wearability of upholstery fabrics is determined by the internationally recognised Martindale test. In laboratory conditions fabric samples are continuously rubbed until the yarn is observed to fatigue.   

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Outdoor Fabric

If you are going to use upholstery fabrics outdoors you need to make sure it is an outdoor rated fabric.That means it is UV resistant, mildew resistant and often water and stain repellant. 

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Need a Staple Remover ?

Yes! A resounding Yes!    (Is my humble opinion). This is seriously one of the most handy little tools you will ever discover and worth EVERY cent.  

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Amazing End Cutting Nippers - a must have!

I could not possibly do without end cutting nippers! They do so much more than nip. Out of all my upholstery tools (and I have many!) I use these the most.

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Pirelli Webbing

This morning I had a phone from a lady who wanted to replace some webbing on her 60's style dining chairs. She said they had originally had a rubber webbing which we know as Pirelli webbing. 

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