Velvet Fabrics


Thanks to appearances in recent fashion shows, the comeback of the year we’ve all being waiting for is back, Velvet!


This lavish fabric trend appeared throughout 2016 and is still going strong for this year. Usually, velvet was seen as a more of a traditional choice but this time around it has been given a contemporary update. Being such a versatile fabric, velvet, can be used with ease throughout any room.


So why choose a velvet fabric for your Finline piece? From lavish reds and peacock greens, to grey velvet sofas that scream sumptuousness, we have a velvet look to suit all tastes.


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Velvet has a cozy feel, making it an ideal choice for your Finline sofa. Giving both style and comfort, it has a soft finish, which can give you a perfect excuse to snuggle up to your sofa. With varied velvet looks from mottled two tones to flat weave velvet and plush thick velvets each can add a different dimension.

If you want a more of a statement look, choose velvet with a bold colour, as it will add a wow factor to any room.


The best thing with velvet is you can use only a small amount in your room but can still create a massive impact in any space. An bespoke furniture ireland handmade greeneasy and affordable way to use velvet into your home is with a few accessories, scatter cushions and throws are superb way to give a whole new look to your sofa without going over the top. So if you think velvet could be too much for your sofa, accessorize! You can cover that perfect occasional chair in velvet and pop it into that perfect little reading corner, or cover a luxuriously headboard in the velvet of your dreams. You have no excuses to let the velvet love flow throughout your home.


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Velvet can add such opulence to any room like a study or dining room especially paired with a contemporary wood or metal table for a refreshing contrast.

Mixing velvet with other fabrics such as wool or cottons can create a cool and contemporary look.


Our velvet fabric books are bursting with little gems, just waiting to be taken home and checked for colour, practicality and softness. Our sales staff & interior specialists will be more than happy to help you find the right one to suit your needs. Samples can be taken on the day to bring home to see how the fabric would look in your own space.

Please visit any of our three showrooms in Douglas, Cork; Long Mile Rd, Dublin or Factory Showrooms in Emo Co Laois to see these velvets on our models and also in the various swatch books.


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For all your queries, please ask any of our sales staff & interior décor specialists who are up to date with the latest trends in the market and to know what fashions are coming down the line. Please visit any of our three showrooms in Douglas, Cork; Long Mile Rd, Dublin or Factory Showrooms in Emo Co Laois.

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