Fabric colors signal rebound
  • Phifer’s GeoBella fabrics, from left: Mehindi, Rock Solid, Tandoor, Picnic, Spice Island and Heartland.
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  • The French Twist collection from Outdura hosts an array of patterns, textures and in Bloom colors mixing warm cayenne, bright canary and herbal green. Classic scroll pattern Chateau and diamond motif Lavalier add ikat flair while the eye popping Traveler stripe and animal appeal of Wild Thing contrast textured boucle with polished twills.
    Fabric Outdura
  • Swavelle’s Alamosa and Armona patterns coordinate florals with stripes in cornflower colors.
    Fabric Swavelle
  • Sunbrella’s Retro Metro Collection combines spicy orange hues, cool grays and timely golds.
    Fabric Sunbrella Retro Metro
  • Four new 100% acrylic printed patterns from Outlook by Microfibres. From left: Matouk Cream, Jamboree Apple, Dorian Apple and Trudy Apple.
    Fabric Outlook Microfibres
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    Fabric Outdura
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    Fabric Swavelle
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    Fabric Sunbrella Retro Metro
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    Fabric Outlook Microfibres
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    Fabric Outdura
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    Fabric Swavelle
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    Fabric Sunbrella Retro Metro
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    Fabric Outlook Microfibres
 
Outdoor performance fabric makers and casual furniture retailers are looking to mood-lifting bright colors, novelty yarns, decorative accessories and a slowly rebounding economy as key signs of life for the industry.
 
Posted: July 20, 2010