Upholstered furniture care guide

Wondering how to look after your cushions? The videos below will tell you everything you need to know.

Cushion care

Looking for more quick tips? The Daily Care tab has loads of useful info to take the fuss out of furniture care.

Plump cushions

How to plump cushions

  • Put the seat cushions on the floor with the
    zip facing up.
  • With an open palm, hit it firmly four times
    on the side.
  • Rotate the cushion and repeat the process
    for all four sides.
  • Plump feather and fibre cushions daily for best results.

Cleaning oiled wood

How to straighten cushions

  • Hold the cushion by the zip border.
  • Shake the cushion downwards four times.
  • Cushions should be straightened regularly.

Cleaning waxed wood

How to rotate cushions

  • Take the left hand cushions and switch it with right
    hand cushion.
  • Plump and straighten the cushion as you switch
    it over.
  • Rotate your cushions regularly to keep
    wear even.

Cleaning oiled wood

Your cushions will change over time

  • In the first 3 to 6 months, expect your seat and back cushions to settle and compress.
  • Foam cushions will compress by 10% to 15%, feather or fibre by 10% to 20%.
  • Practising daily cushion care will keep them in top condition.

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Upholstery Care Kits

Fabric care kit

Fabric Care Kit

Contains everything you need for optimum fabric care.

lacquered Wood

Leather Care Kit

Keep 100% real leather at its best with this handy kit.