Posts Tagged: Textiles

Sekers/FR-One – Q&A with Olivier Delhomme

FR-One, are high performance inherent FR fabrics meeting severe contract requirements and worldwide Fire standards on land and at sea.  We took the opportunity to speak with Olivier Delhomme, General Manager of FR-One, about being a long serving passionate member of the industry and the brand’s RE-Invent range. What was the main focus when designing… Read More >

24 May 2021

Webinar: Healthcare & Hospitality Specification: Antimicrobial Textiles

As a central part of the Design Insider healthcare content campaign we invited Jacqui Smith, Managing Director at HomeSmiths Ltd and Phil Hopkins, Head of Customer Service & Projects at Panaz to discuss specifying interior furnishings for the healthcare and hospitality sectors, including the benefits and considerations of using antimicrobial fabrics. Watch the webinar in… Read More >

17 May 2021

PT Contract Introduce SS21 Vision Collection

Transform your commercial project into a space worthy of a five-star rating with PT Contract’s new Vision collection. Whether you are looking to create a boutique hotel feel in chic bedrooms, luxurious dining areas or bar settings, the range embraces a sophisticated colour palette perfectly suited to modern interiors. [Find Prestigious Textiles on the BCFA… Read More >

23 February 2021

Camira launches Deca, a vegan friendly and bleach cleanable PU

Camira are global textile innovators who love designing and manufacturing fabrics for a huge range of commercial interiors from offices to education to healthcare and hospitality. The company is forever pushing the boundaries of sustainable design and is the name behind industry leading textile innovations such as fabrics made from harvested nettles and commercially grown… Read More >

28 August 2020

Recycling at Trevira: Sustainable in many ways

Trevira GmbH  is a European manufacturer of polyester speciality fibres and filament yarns for the textile industry, among them permanently flame retardant fibres and yarns for contract textiles under the brand name Trevira CS and Trevira CS Bioactive. From the curtains to upholstery fabrics, from wall coverings to partition blinds, from interior solar protection to… Read More >

24 August 2020

Skopos’ Luxurious Blackout Velvet Basecloth -Sonno

Skopos has almost 50 years’ experience of developing flame-retardant fabrics and soft furnishings for the contract market. (Discover Skopos through BCFA Product Finder) Sonno velvet is a recent addition to the Skopos base-cloth offer for all of Skopos’ beautiful print designs and will be the base-cloth for the (soon to be launched) Palmyra print (pictured)…. Read More >

19 June 2020

Flame retardant textiles for the maritime sector

This month our focus is the cruise sector, we took this opportunity to discuss textile requirements with Trevira CS. The special requirements relating to the safety of passengers on cruise ships include particularly stringent fire protection regulations which also govern the sector of interior furnishing. Flame retardant Trevira CS fabrics can pass the relevant requirements… Read More >

19 June 2020