Cotton is a popular choice for upholstery projects. As most cotton can be washed with soap and water, it’s a common option for cloth covers.
Linen is made from flax and it is an incredibly versatile natural fibre. It’s smooth, soft, and naturally lustrous.
Polyester upholstery fabric is very comfortable, smooth, and quick to clean.
Chenille can be made from cotton but more commonly for upholstery projects it will be made from synthetics including poly-blends.
Great for homes and public spaces, leather upholstery can look incredible and it is known for being hard wearing.
Rayon is a fibre manufactured from wood chips. It’s very inexpensive and is often mixed with other fabrics.