Outdoor Fabric for Indoor Style

Outdoor fabric for indoor style sourced by National Drapery

Want an instant style boost? Revitalize your interior decor by bringing the outside in. One way to do it? Embrace designer outdoor fabric for indoor style.

Today’s outdoor fabrics are truly indoor/outdoor multitaskers: they boast the designer sophistication you expect from Europe and North America’s leading fabric houses, as well as the fade-and stain-resistance to handle a season outdoors (so they’ll do just fine on a family room couch!).

Here are three designer outdoor fabrics we love, with ideas for how you could incorporate them into indoor decorating schemes.

Outdoor fabric for indoor style sourced by National Drapery - Kravet Soleil’s Windsor Smith Tahitian Holiday collection

DESIGNER OUTDOOR FABRIC:

Kravet Soleil’s Windsor Smith Tahitian Holiday collection

HOW TO BRING IT INDOORS: 

These colourful, graphic prints are a natural for outdoor patio furniture, but why stop there when you could utilize this designer outdoor fabric for indoor style via:

    • Roman shades for the powder room or kitchen
    • A custom upholstered headboard for a child or teen bedroom
    • Upholstery for sunroom furniture
    • Custom-made floor and throw cushions for a busy family room (it’s Teflon coated to resist spills and dirt!)
Outdoor fabric for indoor style sourced by National Drapery - Lee Jofa’s Groundworks Ventana Solarium collection

DESIGNER OUTDOOR FABRIC:

Lee Jofa’s Groundworks Ventana Solarium collection

HOW TO BRING IT INDOORS: 

Groundworks is known for its sleek, sophisticated, contemporary fabrics. Their hardwearing indoor/outdoor fabric collection offers their trademark style, complete with unique bouclé, metallic and raffia accents. Rock this outdoor fabric for indoor style with:

    • Upholstery for dining room or kitchen seats
    • Upholstering a living room armchair or Ottoman
    • Crafting a luxe, designer dog bed
Outdoor fabric for indoor style sourced by National Drapery - Osborne & Little’s Ionia Outdoor Indoor Fabric collection

DESIGNER OUTDOOR FABRIC:

Osborne & Little’s Ionia Outdoor Indoor Fabric collection

HOW TO BRING IT INDOORS: 

Inspired by the light and sun playing off the Greek Islands, this versatile collection of small-scale prints and patterns, offers bold colours and Mediterranean charm. Here are some ways to showcase this outdoor fabric for indoor style:

    • Upholstering a sunroom daybed or sofa
    • Covering a dressing room settee
    • Ordering Roman shades for a mudroom, kitchen or pool cabana