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How to make old furniture new again

Many of us have gotten to know our furniture VERY well over the last year. Perhaps you and your couch have, well, kind of become one. That’s okay. It’s nice to break-in your furniture. It’s certainly nice when you arrive at a sink-in-comfort that fits you like a glove!

The Brand New Line of Custom Chesterfield Sofas You Need to See

Fully custom sofas with over 20,000 upholstery fabrics to choose from. And just wait until you see the turnaround times.

Need a Little Luxury Right Now? 5 Easy Ways to Use Velvet at Home

As cooler temps creep in, you might find yourself cranking the thermostat or snuggling up by the fireplace with a cup of cocoa. We crave coziness this time of year, and almost no fabric says cozy quite like velvet. Plus, velvet adds a certain air of sophistication and luxury, which is something we could all use a little bit of right now.

The Most Durable Upholstery Fabric Every Family Needs

Whether you’ve got pets, children, or both, you’ve likely spent a lot of time trying to answer the question: What’s the best family-friendly upholstery fabric?

Is Your Home Ready for the Holidays? 5 Easy Upholstery Projects You Need to See

Could your home use a bit of a refresh? By now, many people are ready for a change of scenery, and the holidays are a popular time for a upgrades around the house. With furniture and home furnishings experiencing major delays and backorders right now, it’s the perfect time to try your hand at DIY upholstery.

Vinyl and Vegan Leather

Furniture and fashion accessory designers that are looking to replicate the look and feel of leather with realistic alternatives now have more options as the push towards animal-free products grows stronger. Real leather has long been associated with quality, durability and luxury, but luckily thanks to innovative textile manufacturers comparable synthetic options are abundantly and readily available.

Vinyl Fabric on the Frontline

Fabrics on the Frontline

Now that the lockdowns are starting to lift, there has never been more scrutiny and a brighter spotlight on how businesses will uphold the new safety and sanitary measures, both for their employees and their customers.

Order free fabric samples from KOVI Fabrics

Order Samples, Get Help Measuring Your Furniture, and Find an Upholstery Professional

KOVI Fabrics is committed to offering the best fabric shopping experience possible. We offer up to five free samples for customers, and can help you measure your furniture and find an upholstery professional.

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how to measure and reupholster kitchen and dining room chairs

How to Measure and Reupholster: Kitchen and Dining Room Chairs

Measurements are simple with chairs that only have fabric on the seat, but some kitchen and dining room chairs have fabric everywhere except the legs, and that can be more difficult. It’s important to make sure you have enough fabric to fully cover your chairs. With the right measurements, recovering the chairs in your kitchen or dining room can be a simple project.

recovered outdoor patio furniture

Choosing the Right Fabric For Patio Furniture

Many people shopping for patio furniture fabric do so in order to replace original worn out fabric on outdoor furniture pieces. Often, the fabric and cushions on outdoor furniture including chairs, lounges, and couches wears out long before the frame does. Choosing durable patio fabrics can help extend the life of your outdoor furniture.