Most Resistant and Durable Fabrics for Upholstery

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We know how important it is to shop resistant and durable upholstery fabrics. Whether your case is, large family, pets, or want a textile that will last a lifetime, this article is for you!

Just because your favorite fabric is heavy duty doesn’t mean you have to compromise on design. Resistant materials can be funny, soft, colorful and confortable.

Lulu Fabrics holds many, many options. We are going to share our best sellers for those looking for long lasting upholstery fabrics. With these tips you won’t waste your valuable time on your next fabric shopping experience with us.


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Check Durability:

In order to confirm the durability of a textile, you might check the material thickness or ask how many double rubs your favorite design has. These are the number of passes back and forth. For example, a textile that is up to 80,000 double rubs is resistant enough for a long time. If you select a fabric that is 50,000 or less double rubs, keep in mind it is less resistant, it won’t be hold up a busy area.

Why to choose resistant/durable Upholstery Fabrics?

•If you have children coloring and having fun around, spilling their drinks and eating on the couch. In this case easy washing, durable and heavy duty fabrics are a most!

•If you spend a lot of time watching your favorite TV Show of enjoy watching your favorite basket team playing. Or, if you have your friends coming over to every weekend rubbing your sofa with hard jeans and bottoms. If this is your case, consider looking into a material that isn’t as fragile.

•If by any chance you are reupholstering a special chair, couch or furniture, believe in the process. It is better to find the perfect durable fabric than living without that authentic piece.

•If you are investing all your saving in a very nice furniture, or you have a unique antique piece, you better select a durable material, with time it will pay off!

Some of our best sellers Durable Upholstery Fabrics are faux leather, microfiber, 100% polyester. If by any chance you are not sure where or how to start, search for these “keywords” into our website


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Lulu Fabrics understands the importance of having durable and resistant upholstery fabrics that keep up with your day to day life. Our upholstery fabrics collection supports your lifestyle without compromising the beauty and colors of our designs.

By: Lulu Fabrics 

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