The classification of sofa fabrics is based on different ingredients: it can be divided into polyester, cotton, linen and so on. Take polyester fabrics as an example, it can also be divided into: suede, super soft velvet, corduroy, chenille, etc.
Classified according to the composition of raw materials: cotton, linen, and chemical fiber. And there are many kinds of chemical fiber, including polyester, acrylic, viscose, rayon and so on. Many chemical fiber fabrics are a mixture of several ingredients. As for silk and wool, they are very rare.
According to the dyeing method: dyed and yarn-dyed. Dyeing means weaving the cloth first, and then dyeing the color; yarn-dyed weaving means dyeing the yarn with color first, and then weaving the cloth. Regardless of the composition of the cloth, it can be made into dyed cloth, and it can also be made into yarn-dyed cloth. Usually the single color is basically dyed cloth, not the single color is yarn-dyed cloth.
According to the type of yarn: there are spun suede, chenille yarn and so on. Imitation suede is a kind of cloth that looks like suede. The composition is all polyester, and there are many on the market. Chenille yarn is a relatively thick yarn that looks hairy. The cloth woven from chenille is generally called chenille. There are many kinds of ingredients, polyester and viscose can be made into chenille. This cloth has a solid contrast and a rough style. There are many comparisons in the market now. The fabric ingredients notified to you in the store are basically a mixture of various titles, not in accordance with a consistent specification. The most common ones are suede, chenille, yarn-dyed cloth, cotton cloth, and linen cloth. These fabrics are not good or bad, but each has its own characteristics.
According to the quotation: the fabric of the same weight, polyester is the cheapest, cotton is more expensive, and flax is much more expensive. However, many yarn-dyed fabrics or chenille fabrics are relatively heavy and thick, so the price will be higher.
Different fabrics are suitable for different styles of sofas, modern styles and lines with strong contrast are suitable for cotton or linen; the more classic styles are chenille and yarn-dyed fabrics.