YOUR GUIDE TO FINDING THE PERFECT FABRIC FOR CAR UPHOLSTERY

ON THIS PAGE YOU'LL FIND ALL THE RELEVANT TARTAN FABRIC INFORMATION CATEGORISED BY PRODUCT TYPE. IF YOU CAN'T FIND THE INFORMATION YOU'RE LOOKING FOR PLEASE CONTACT US VIA THE EMAIL ON INFO@SCOTLANDSHOP.COM AND WE'LL HELP YOU FIND THE RIGHT FABRIC!

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Unless you are an experienced seamstress or upholsterer it can be a bit mind boggling choosing the right tartan fabric. The most important question to answer is what do you want to use your tartan material for? Below we have listed some of our customer's favourite  Car Upholstery projects and suggested the most suitable tartan fabric weights for each purpose. If you are still confused please do not hesitate to contact us info@scotlandshop.com

OVERVIEW TABLE

Fabric Type Recommended Fabrics Weight oz Weight gm Width cms Width Inches Care Instruction
Tartan 16oz Heavyweight Wool Tartan Fabric 16 500-515 140 54 Dry clean only
Tartan Polyviscose Tartan Fabric 8 250 150 59 Machine washable at 30 degrees
Tweed Medium Weight Tweed Check Fabric 16 500 150 59 Dry Clean Only

TARTAN

RECOMMENDED FABRICS:

Silk 16oz Heavyweight Wool Tartan Fabric
  • Hard wearing and perfect for upholstery
  • Available in over 500 tartans
  • 100% wool
  • Woven in Scotland
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Silk Polyviscose Tartan Fabric
  • Hard wearing and durable
  • Available in 112 tartans
  • 65% Polyester, 35% Viscose woven in the UK
  • Machine washable at 30 degrees
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TWEED

RECOMMENDED FABRICS:

Silk Medium Weight Tweed Check Fabric
  • Available in over 35 tweeds
  • 100% wool
  • Woven in Scotland
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