Why do leather or fur continue to be a trend despite the years?
These have been used according to theories, since the beginning of time, both for clothing and for decorating homes, since various objects can be made with this material.
Although natural leather or leather is a colorful and elegant material, synthetic leather is a good substitute in the textile area for upholstery and home decoration. In this blog we will talk about the difference between leather and synthetic leather and how it can be used in your new projects.
The use of this is due to the fact that it is a very versatile material, of good quality, durable and resistant, since, unlike other textiles, they withstand friction, pressure, sun damage, heat, humidity, tears, tensions. , etc.
Leather is versatile and adaptable to any item, it can be found in furniture such as chairs, sofas, armchairs, headboards, decorative items such as cushions and even in clothing.
For many, fur and leather are considered aesthetic, classic, essential or luxurious pieces in homes. In addition, it requires little maintenance and is very easy to clean.
A very important factor that allows these fabrics to remain for so long without going out of style is the color, since the soft and neutral tones inspire calm and a style that goes towards rural or natural. They are also easy to combine and add anywhere, since the texture provides several possibilities to combine it with other decorative objects.
Unlike leather, synthetic leather gives us advantages for the upholstery sector, since they are perfect for both indoor and outdoor furniture when they have a PVC finish.
If we compare it with leather, the synthetic material is cold to the touch, more economical and some of the characteristics are its elasticity and lightness, adopting the shape of any type of furniture, fire resistance, anti-stain, repellent, washable, among others.
In the FORMATEX catalogue, you can find different types of synthetic leather. Do not hesitate to purchase these fabrics, ideal for these times of low temperatures, autumn - winter.
If you want to know the leather look fabrics that we offer in more detail, you can consult our online catalog and add your favorites to the cart.
Author I Jimena Chávez