Contour

Contour is a woven 100% recycled polyester fabric distinguished by its multi-directional stretch and excellent recovery, making it ideal for upholstery of curved shapes. The fabric features three-dimensional textural depth, transforming the ordinary into the extraordinary.

  • 100% recyclable polyester
  • Meets Möbelfakta requirements

Designed by: Inger Mosholt Nielsen
Colours designed by: Coralie Miessen

Performance

Abrasion
100,000 — rubs martindale (EN ISO 12947-2)
100,000 — double rubs wyzenbeek (ASTM D4157) (heavy duty upholstery)
Pilling
4-5 — scale 1-5, max. 5 (EN ISO 12945-2)
Light fastness
5-8 — scale 1-8, max. 8 (EN ISO 105-B02)
Rubbing fastness dry/wet
4-5 /4-5 — scale 1-5, max. 5 (EN ISO 105x12)

Flammability

BS EN 1021 1&2 Cigarette and Match
BS EN 1021-1 Cigarette
CA TB 117-2013
ASTM E 84 Class 1

Will also pass other flammability standards. Flame retardant performance is dependent upon the foam used. Contains no flame retardant chemicals.

Abrasion resistance

Test Condition No. Date Download
BS EN ISO 12947-2/14465 In accordance with EN 14465 28514291 1/16/2024 PDF
ASTM D4157-07 Wyz abrasion (heavy duty) 100k 23-003039 12/9/2023 PDF

Pilling

Test Condition No. Date Download
BS EN ISO 12945-2 28514291 1/16/2024 PDF
ASTM D3511 Pilling 23-003039 12/9/2023 PDF

Colour fastness to light

Test Condition No. Date Download
BS EN ISO 105 B02 Method 2 2023AN3034 1/25/2024 PDF
AATCC 16 Light fastness 2023AN3035 1/25/2024 PDF

Dry and wet rubbing/crocking

Test Condition No. Date Download
BS EN ISO 105-X12 Rubbing dry/wet 2024AN0482 2/28/2024 PDF
AATCC 8 or 116 Dry/wet crocking 2024AN0482 2/28/2024 PDF

Seam slippage

Test Condition No. Date Download
BS EN ISO 13936-2 28514508 3/14/2024 PDF
ASTM D4034 Yarn slippage at a sewn seam 23-003039 12/9/2023 PDF

Flammability

Test Condition No. Date Download
BS EN 1021 1&2 Cigarette and Match 35 kg/m3 CMHR foam 23/61432Supp/10/23 1/1/2024 PDF
BS EN 1021-1 Cigarette 20-22 kg/m3 non-fire retardant polyurethane foam 23/61663/12/23 1/2/2024 PDF
CA TB 117-2013 23-003874 1/8/2024 PDF
ASTM E 84 Class 1 Unadhered 3-54218-0 12/25/2023 PDF

VOC emission

Test Condition No. Date Download
Ansi/Bifma VOC test M7.1 961098 1/23/2024 PDF

Resistance to Bleach Cleaning

Test Condition No. Date Download
Internal test according BIFMA HCF 8.1 and ACT Method 1 1:10 Sodium Hypochlorite 5,25-6,25% 2/25/2024 PDF

Material Safety Data Sheet

Test Condition No. Date Download
Material Safety Data Sheet 2/5/2024 PDF

wash or dry cleaning P(W).

Contour is made of polyester which is a material suited for environments with special requirements for cleaning.

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Wash at 60°C degrees Do not bleach Do not iron Dry clean Do not tumble dry
60°C shrinkage max 1.0%
Wash at 74°C degrees Do not bleach Do not iron Dry clean Do not tumble dry
74°C shrinkage max 2.0%

The power of multi-use-functionality and stretch innovation

Contour is a woven 100% recycled polyester fabric distinguished by its multi-directional stretch and excellent recovery, making it ideal for the upholstery of curved shapes.

Within the realm of stretchable recycled fabric innovation, Contour is a multi-functional design, offering a wide range of creative possibilities. Contour is a mono-material construction made from 100% recycled polyester.

Aesthetics & Functionality

Contour balances aesthetics and functionality, introducing a spectrum of new colours that breathe life into this upgraded version. Soft-looking, easy on the eye, and pleasingly neutral, Contour combines high functionality with subtle elegance. The fabric features three-dimensional textural depth, transforming the ordinary into the extraordinary.

Multi-directional 4-way stretch

One of the standout features of Contour is its multi-directional 4-way stretch. Contour emerges as the preferred choice for upholstery, especially when dealing with the challenges of decorating curved shapes. This innovative feature opens up new avenues for upholstery, allowing designers to explore unconventional shapes and forms in their designs. Contour has obtained the EU Ecolabel and is OEKO-TEX® STANDARD 100 certified.

Colour scheme

The bold and refreshing colour scheme of Contour and Contour Melange offers a total of 30 strong and soft colours, including 20 different shades in melange and 10 unicolored options. The palette is full of warmth and expression, using colours that blend tradition with modernity.