Leather Sofas And Chesterfield Sofas

Graining refers to the markings or patterns on a hide’s surface just below the hair. Placing a sofa right under your air-conditioning or next to a radiator or in front of a roaring fire is going to dry out the leather.” Sunlight can also have this effect, says Pourney, so avoid putting furniture right next to a window or glass door, or hang light-blocking curtains.

Direct sunlight will also age the leather, especially on exposed areas, so keep furniture placement in mind when you’re shopping. However, genuine leather typically feels a bit harder to the touch, and if used for sofas, its cushions tend to have a little less give than a bonded leather cushion. You can match the furniture based on wall colors or other architectural décor in the room. Our showroom and buying options contains the best Natuzzi pieces they have available for purchase: leather sofas, leather chairs, …