So you are thinking of searching for a brand new leather sofa? There are numerous things to consider when shopping for a new one. Leather sofas commonly tend to be more expensive in comparison to their fabric counterparts however there are several benefits to picking out leather instead of fabric.
Overall look - Leather sofas can really hold a room together. When it comes to home furniture, leather is an incredibly popular choice of material and is obtainable in a massive array of colours and styles. Typically, because it is sold in neutral or natural colours it is suitable to changes in the rest of its atmosphere and looks superb just about anywhere you want. It also retains its colour exceptionally well, when it is initially dyed the colour is absorbed into the material itself which means the colour does not diminish as easily compared with many other fabrics or faux leather imitations.
Longevity- Being manufactured from animal hide makes leather exceptionally flexible and robust. It’s also incredibly fantastic at withstanding punctures, rips and splits. Leather is also very reliable at withstanding spillages, dirt and allergens (which is great if you or any individual in the home is allergic to pets) and has the ability to be wiped clean extremely easily with just a wipe with a damp cloth or a quick dust down once in a while to keep it looking pristine. While it typically is true you will usually spend a bit more on a genuine leather sofa, in comparison to a fabric one you will find that a superior piece of leather furniture will drastically outlast other fabrics.
Level of comfort – whenever fabric and various other lower cost materials age, they are susceptible to failing to keep their shape and colour and can fade if not looked after or maintained well. In contrast to synthetic fabrics, leather breathes, this makes it feel less sticky and it absorbs and releases moisture when compared to many imitation vinyl or plastic based furniture. With leather, very much like a fine wine, it gets better as it ages. Rather than looking old and tatty it keeps its shape and continues to look awesome as well as becoming more comfortable and supple as time goes on.
Leather has always been one of the leading selections for sofas to bring a touch of charm to living rooms for years and will remain to do so well into the future. We have a phenomenal assortment of 100% authentic Italian leather sofas on offer. All assembled to order and hand crafted in Italy by our professionals with over 30 years of experience in the trade. We have models available with mechanical or electrical recliner options and in a range of sizes and styles. Regardless of the style, shape or colour, we have the perfect leather sofa for you!