Choosing the right fabric material is part of the everyday of a human being’s life. this ranges from the material for clothing to interior decor, to rugs, cushions and to car seats. there different types of materials such as silk, wool, leather, cotton, fibre and the synthetic types of fabric. The type of material that you pick up will depend on a number of factors that we will look at below. We need to remember that fabric has different roles, such as the beauty effect, and other things that we will look at. The quality and the type material will also depend on how much time investment you are willing to put into looking for the best fabric material. The type of material chosen is also highly dependent on the personality and taste of that individual. To begin with, understand the different types of fabric . For example, the softest type material is French Terry and alpaca is the hardest type of material.
Different types of material are suitable for different items. for example for curtains, you may need a heavy type of material which easily flows down and hungs just perfectly. For material such as silk, it gets easily damaged therefore is not advised to be used where there are a lot of people passing through. It is therefore advisable that silk should be used in rooms that are not busy or with few people moving about, to ensure there is minimal contact with the material itself. However, silk looks very luxurious and appealing. for pillows, a material that is soft may be preferred. Velvet is a good material when you don’t want much light to be entering your room or house. Polyester is very affordable, easy to wash, is not easily damaged and easily find everywhere. however it absorbs smells very easily. Cotton is a very good material, whether you want to have a modern look or a traditional look. However for it to stay longer, it has to be aligned and attached with another material which is tougher than the cotton material itself.
Apart from the type of material, we go to the colour of the material. The colours of range from silent and cool looking colours, such as grey, white and navy blue and and then on the other side we have the brighter and shouting colors such as yellow, orange and red. The choice of colour largely depends on the personality and what exactly does the person want to have their room look like. The best colour of the fabric also highly depends on the colour of the painting in the room. For a family for example, the girls may prefer the girly colors such as pink and purple and the boys may prefer the boyish colours such as blue among other cool looking colors. The purpose of the fabric is also very important. You may need to consider if you want the fabric for, for example for a curtain to be able to block light from entering your room or on the other hand it is just a matter of privacy but you need all the light to get into your room. The role of the fabric in the curtains may also to fulfill the purpose of protecting some types of furniture from sun light.