So you are considering purchasing a brand new leather sofa? There are various things to think about whenever shopping for a new one. Leather sofas tend to be a bit more pricey compared to their fabric counterparts however there are various advantages to picking out leather as opposed to fabric.
Overall look - Leather sofas can hold a room together beautifully. When it comes to furniture, leather is regarded as a particularly popular choice of material and is obtainable in a massive number of colours and styles. Generally, because it is sold in fairly neutral or organic colours it is suited to changes in the rest of its surrounding atmosphere and looks awesome just about wherever you want. It also holds its colour exceedingly well, when it is initially dyed the colour is absorbed into the material itself which means the colouring does not fade as rapidly compared to various other fabrics or faux leather replicas.
Longevity- Being made from an animal skin makes leather very flexible and durable. It’s also remarkably fantastic at resisting punctures, rips and splits. Leather is also extremely reliable at withstanding spills, dust and allergens (which is excellent if you or any individual in the house is allergic to pets) and has the ability to be washed with ease with only a wipe with a damp cloth or a quick dust down once in a while. While it typically is true you will usually spend more on a genuine leather sofa, when compared to a fabric one you will certainly notice that a superior piece of leather furniture will significantly outlast other fabrics.
Comfort – When fabric and other lower cost materials get older, they are vulnerable to losing their form and colour and can easily discolour if not looked after well. Compared with synthetic materials, leather breathes, this will make it feel less sticky and it absorbs and releases moisture unlike many imitation vinyl or plastic based sofas. With leather, very much like a fine wine, it gets better as it ages. Instead of looking aged and tattered it maintains its shape and continues to look desirable as well as becoming more comfortable and supple.
Leather has been one of the most popular selections for furniture to bring a touch of charm to living rooms for years and will remain to do so well into the foreseeable future. We have a fantastic assortment of 100% genuine Italian leather sofas on offer. All constructed to order and handmade in Italy by our experts with over 30 years of experience. We have models available with manual or automated recliner options and in a range of sizes and styles. Whichever shape, style or colour, we have the perfect leather sofa for you!
For any sofa, choose KC Sofas!