Healthy, Eco-friendly Upholstery Materials – a Quick Guide to Layering

Here’s a quick reference to layering latex, wool batting, ticking and other organic/natural layers on your chair.

alternative / natural / organic materials layering guide for upholstery (infographic)

A quick guide to using latex foam, wool batting and other natural materials in upholstery

Whether you’re a professional upholsterer, just looking for the healthiest furniture for your family to lounge on, or you’re planning to do your own upholstery, I hope this snapshot of healthy upholstery layers will help you get started.

  1. natural wood frame
  2. springs
  3. hemp or jute foundation fabric
  4. natural wool felt
  5. organic cotton upholstery padding
  6. 100% natural latex foam (Oeko-Tex or GOLS certified)
  7. natural wool batting
  8. organic cotton ticking fabric
  9. natural fiber upholstery fabric

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By | 2017-06-03T13:31:50+00:00 December 28th, 2014|diy upholstery, green home, natural upholstery materials|0 Comments

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