(Vocus/PRWEB) July 20, 2011
Velvet is one of the most easily recognized fabrics, and one of the most popular as curtain fabrics and upholstery fabrics. Originally woven from silk, velvet today is made from linen, cotton, synthetics like polyester and acrylic, and various combinations of natural and synthetic yarns.
As a pile fabric with a distinctive "look", velvet is appealing to many customers considering using it as an upholstery fabric to cover couches, chairs, ottomans and other furniture. These fabrics are extremely durable, yet maintain their unmistakable lush feel and appearance, and Norman S. Bernie Co. has hundreds in different weights, constructions and colors from which to choose, in stock, and available by special order.
Norman S. Bernie Co. also has a large selection of velvets ideal for customers looking for curtain fabrics. These fabrics are thick and luxuriant, and whether used for theater curtains or on living room windows, velvets provide warmth, excellent sound insulation, and unmatched beauty in all applications.
Why wait? Take advantage of the great selection and savings on velvet fabrics available now at Norman S. Bernie Co., serving the greater San Francisco Bay Area, and specifically the San Francisco Peninsula, since 1957.