Posts Tagged: Textiles

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

Q&A with Laura Taylor, Junior Contract Designer at ILIV

Laura Taylor has worked for BCFA member ILIV for over 4 years.  In her role as Junior Contract Designer Laura works closely with Senior Designer Emily Arch, as part of ILIV’s thriving design department, which currently includes 3 textiles designers, 5 home designs and 2 contract designers. Design Insider sat down with Laura to ask… Read More >

6 May 2020

Earthy Pink & Terracotta with PT

Design Insider brings you expert advice from Prestigious Textiles’ Head of Design Marie Parry. 2020 is the year for colour lovers, with confident colour combinations being a must-have in commercial interiors.  Prestigious Textiles have highlighted earthy pink and terracotta as one of the on-trend colour combinations for 2020, with natural rust orange tones complimenting an earthier… Read More >

15 April 2020

Global Upholstery Solutions, blackswan and Panaz ReMake

Global Upholstery Solutions and Panaz have long shared a strong relationship and have collaborated on various projects over the years. They were therefore delighted when Panaz Account Manager, the wonderful June George, visited their team to introduce ReMake, a new piece of design technology developed by Panaz. This progression in technology is extremely exciting for… Read More >

9 April 2020