The popularity and demand of quality cotton velvet for drapery and upholstery use continues to increase enormously. Here are best practices for using velvet for different applications.Read more
Per Linear Yard
A man-made fabric made from very sheer fibers, a hundred times finer than human hair, ATHLETE is tightly woven to create a soft, dense fabric that has many of the same qualities as sueded leather. Designed to resist dirt and wear. Drapeable without being flimsy. Suitable for a cross section of applications, from public spaces to bed covers.
- 100% Polyester
- 21,000 Double rub
* Samples are available to the trade only.
Most memo samples are 9” x 9”. Cuttings (when available) are 3” x 3”.
Color rendition varies by computer/device manufacturer and model.
Product samples provide a more accurate representation of color and texture.
Content: 100% Polyester
Width: 59 Inches
Weight: 272 Grams per square meter
Suggested Use: Upholstery
Application suitability is the sole responsibility of the designer/purchaser.
Contact Customer Service if you need information on a test not listed below.
California Technical Bulletin, 117: Pass
Colorfastness to Light AATCC 16-40 hrs.: Class 3 - 40 hours
Abrasion ASTM D 41 57-10: 21,000
Breaking Strength ASTM D751-06: 155 Warp / 301 Fill
Seam Strength ASTM D751-98: 35.02 Warp / 53.68 Fill
S- Spot clean only with a water-free dry cleaning solvent.