So you're thinking of purchasing a brand new leather sofa? There are various points to consider whenever searching for a new one. Leather sofas usually tend to be somewhat more pricey than their fabric counterparts however there are several pluses to picking leather over fabric.
Overall look - Leather sofas can truly hold a room together. When it comes to home furniture, leather definitely is a remarkably popular choice of material and is available in a huge assortment of colours and styles. Generally, because it is sold in neutral or organic colours it is suitable to changes in the rest of its surroundings and looks awesome just about anywhere you place it. It also preserves its colour remarkably well, when it is initially dyed the colour will be absorbed into the material itself which means that the colour does not diminish as easily as it can with some fabrics or faux leather imitations.
Longevity- Being made from animal hide makes leather especially flexible and durable. It’s also extremely effective at resisting punctures, rips and splits. Leather is also extremely reliable at withstanding stains, dust and allergens (which is excellent if you or any individual in the house is allergic to animals) and also has the ability to be washed without difficulty with only a pass over with a damp cloth or a quick dust down every now and again. While it is true you will usually pay a bit more for a genuine leather sofa, compared to a fabric one you will notice that a well-made piece of leather furniture will greatly outlast other fabrics.
Comfort level – When fabric and various other low-cost materials get older, they are susceptible to losing their shape and can easily lose colour if not maintained or looked after well. Compared with synthetic materials, leather breathes, this makes it feel much less sticky and it absorbs and releases moisture unlike many imitation vinyl or plastic based furniture. With leather, much like a fine wine, it gets better as it ages. Instead of looking old and worn down it keeps its appearance and continues to look desirable as well as becoming more soft and supple.
Leather has been one of the most popular selections for furniture to bring a touch of charm to living spaces for years and will continue to do so well into the future. We have a massive variety of 100% genuine Italian leather sofas on offer. All assembled to order and handmade in Italy by our experts with more than 30 years of experience. We have models available with mechanical or automated recliner options and in a range of sizes and styles.
Whichever shape, style or colour, we have the perfect leather sofa for everyone!!
For any sofa, choose KC Sofas!