Matte-look velvet fabric from Kobe

Introducing a new collection of matte-look velvet suitable for contract use by luxury fabric specialists, Kobe called VOLTERRA.

With a matte and natural cotton look and feel, the Volterra range of velvets is an upholstery use fabric woven in a W pile weave technique with polyester pile and a cotton mix base.

The of-the-season, timeless fabric is the latest addition to Kobe’s velvet offering and is available in three distinct styles; Volterra Chic, featuring a palette of silvers and greys, Volterra Classic, a selection of rich toned gold and purples and Volterra Trend, a range of stylish teal shades.kobe-volterra-roomset-low-rgb700Kobe MD, David Harris commented;

“Velvet will always be in fashion and whether it’s used to upholster a traditional Chesterfield sofa or a padded headboard, it’s a striking addition to any interior scheme.”

The poly-cotton mix fabric is available in 57 colours to ensure there’s a shade to suit all tastes and requirements. All Kobe’s upholstery fabrics offer exceptional durability, scoring highly on the Martindale Rub Test.

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