Sep 18 2017

Introducing Sunbrella® Performance Zippers for Marine Environments

Glen Raven Custom Fabrics, the maker of Sunbrella® performance fabrics, has agreed to a licensing partnership with IDEAL Fastener Corporation, one of the world’s largest zipper manufacturers. The partnership has given way to the first high-performance, bleach-cleanable zipper for marine environments, launching at IBEX, September 19-21 in Tampa, Florida. “The…

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Sep 05 2017

New Sunbrella® Fabrics Bring 'Makers' Artistry to the Industry

Representing innovation, precision and heritage, the new Sunbrella® Makers Collection by Glen Raven Custom Fabrics is centered around the principles shared between time-honored handweaving and modern manufacturing, bringing the grit of traditional artisan techniques to the industry. “There is an intimate connection between the skill required to create a textile…

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Aug 31 2017

Pendleton by Sunbrella® Now Available to the Trade Through Pindler

The new Pendleton by Sunbrella® collection tells the story of those who walked the land before us, a sunset painting a colorful palette, and the mountain range creating texture underhand. The collection – whose story unfolds across the plains of American history – is now available to the trade through…

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Jul 31 2017

Glen Raven, Inc. to Acquire Sunbury Textile Mills

Glen Raven, Inc., a global provider of performance fabrics, has signed a Letter of Intent to acquire Sunbury Textile Mills, a market leader in the design and manufacture of decorative jacquard fabrics. Under the agreement, Sunbury will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Glen Raven, Inc. and will operate as…

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Jun 22 2017

Sunbrella® and Architizer™ Announce Winners of Fifth Annual "Future of Shade" Competition

Sunbrella® and Architizer™ announced the winners of the 2017 Future of Shade competition, a call on creative architects and designers from around the world to envision pioneering shade designs to meet the needs of the 21st century and beyond. The 2017 competition received 348 submissions from more than 30 countries.…

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May 31 2017

Joe Ruggiero Introduces New Patterns to Sunbrella® Fabrics Collection for Interiors

With the introduction of nine new patterns in his collection of easy to care for, fade proof and bleach cleanable Sunbrella® fabrics during June Showtime in High Point, Joe Ruggiero will showcase his unique design perspective with Sunbrella fabrics. For more than 15 years, Ruggiero has been traveling the country…

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May 24 2017

Sunbrella® Contour Wins Platinum ADEX Award

Sunbrella® Contour was honored with a Platinum award in this year’s ADEX awards competition, an architecture and design industry recognition of excellence in design and product innovation. Contour is a revolutionary fabric that expands the possibilities of what can be crafted using shade fabrics. Featuring the unmatched durability of Sunbrella…

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May 17 2017

Richard Frinier Wins Platinum ADEX Award for Seaside Collection of Sunbrella® Fabrics

Renowned designer Richard Frinier was honored with a Platinum award in this year’s ADEX awards competition, an industry recognition of design and product innovation, for his Seaside Collection of Sunbrella® fabrics. The Seaside Collection is named for the many iconic and romantic coastal destinations and locales around the world that…

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Apr 20 2017

Sunbrella® Brings Global Design to High Point

Globally-inspired designs, colors and textures are set to take center stage in the form of luxurious upholstery textiles at High Point Market as Glen Raven Custom Fabrics returns to InterHall to showcase Sunbrella® design and performance. The design team transforms booth IH204 into a sophisticated, Italian-inspired living room April 22-26.…

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Apr 18 2017

Sunbrella® Partners with Pendleton Woolen Mills for New Collection

Born from the idea of bringing two heritage brands together, the new Pendleton by Sunbrella® collection combines Pendleton Woolen Mills’ distinct Native American-inspired aesthetic and the enduring performance qualities of Sunbrella fabrics –easy care, fade proof, and bleach cleanable. “The Pendleton brand is deeply rooted in American heritage and is…

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In this edition of the Sunbrella Durability Challenge, our fearless Sunbrella quality control technicians take on two messy tween girls determined to leave their mark on white Sunbrella indoor upholstery.

In this edition of the Sunbrella Durability Challenge we take on life’s spills and stains: red wine, chocolate syrup, ketchup, blueberry pie filling and Mother Nature’s favorite, mildew.

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