One of the biggest issues I have to deal with in my industry is explaining the differences between natural and man-made fabrics for window furnishings.

Unfortunately, many man-made fibres have been given a bad rap in recent years, with much of our perception coming from the 60s and 70s, when clothing was often made from polyesters that notoriously didn’t “breathe.” Many consumers have pre-conceived ideas that polyesters are widely inferior fabrics, but nothing could be…