Our work is made up of many different things: answering the phone, answering emails, giving you information, studying new decorative motifs, designing new articles, creating new collections, sending you samples, working on the warping machine, running the looms, preparing the cuts for dispatch. Everything you need to provide you with the best fabrics for you and your customers. Continue reading “Some services for furnishing fabrics”
Great classics and new fabrics
Our job is to make fabrics. We’ve been doing it for over forty years with great passion. And when we see that a customer is happy, then we are happy too. Continue reading “Great classics and new fabrics”
Fabric samples: images from the laboratory
Weaves, interlacements, textures: for you and your customers we create fabrics that are beautiful to see and pleasant to touch.
Below we would like to show you some images of the packaging of the fabric samples. Continue reading “Fabric samples: images from the laboratory”
Car fabrics: latest news
Cartex Italia’s production is divided into two main lines: furnishing fabrics and car fabrics. Car textiles is where our business started. This is why we are able to offer you decades of experience, which translates into a very wide range of products in terms of type and materials, suitable for all your needs. Continue reading “Car fabrics: latest news”
Warp in textile production
The preparation of the warp for fabric production is the first stage of actual production: from the designer’s desk it goes to the warper. The designed fabric has satisfied the aesthetic and technical checks and is waiting to be made for real. Continue reading “Warp in textile production”
Coloured furnishing fabrics
Most of the fabrics we produce fall under the broad definition of coloured fabrics. But when we talk about coloured fabrics we have to distinguish different types:
- yarn-dyed fabrics;
- printed fabrics;
- piece-dyed fabrics.
Natural stain-resistant fabrics
Combining the qualities of a natural fabric with the practicality of a stain-resistant fabric? Thanks to nanotechnology, it is possible. Continue reading “Natural stain-resistant fabrics”
Floral printed fabric
Printed upholstery fabrics occupy a special place in our production. The creation of a printed fabric follows its own design and production lines, involving both internal and external expertise; and of course the possibilities for customisation are endless, or almost. Among all the patterns developed over the years and available in the catalogue, we propose a timeless floral printed fabric. Continue reading “Floral printed fabric”
How a sofa fabric is created
The process of creating a sofa fabric is undoubtedly one of the most exciting parts of our work. It involves the whole company and is a constant challenge to meet (and sometimes anticipate) our customers’ needs. Continue reading “How a sofa fabric is created”
Lotus effect: nanotechnology for textiles
Nanotechnology is a high-tech process that makes it possible to apply naturally occurring qualities to materials. Thanks to this innovation we can obtain water-repellent fabrics.
It all began when the so-called lotus effect was discovered. Continue reading “Lotus effect: nanotechnology for textiles”