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Furnishing Idea is the portal dedicated to the furniture and furnishing industry, designed to bring together different professionals such as architects, designers, carpenters, furniture makers and manufacturers active in the furniture market who represent the reference point in terms of innovation and quality of the product offered. On the other hand, the portal aims to provide a valid information service focused on products, projects, events and fairs and everything that revolves around the world of components, semi-finished products and accessories for the furniture industry.


The portal is divided into different sections where you can explore the different products according to different categories, get in touch with manufacturers, download catalogues to keep up with industry trends and watch videos of interviews with the best professionals and manufacturers.


In the articles section you can find all the information about the most innovative product technologies, such as furniture materials, furniture accessories and systems, furniture machinery, furniture hardware, manufactured by manufacturers with a solid experience in the field. In the companies section there is an overview of the manufacturers registered on our portal, divided by product category, where you can contact us for any request. Our portal also has a special catalogues section to allow professionals and operators in the sector to view in a practical way all the catalogues relating to the various products (furniture hardware, upholstery materials, furniture paints, etc.). In addition, to allow easy consultation of the products, our portal has reserved a product section, organized by categories, where you can find out about the technical characteristics, materials and functionality of each product. The video section, on the other hand, presents numerous video interviews given by professionals and manufacturers that report news, insights and informative content on the best technologies in the sector.


In addition, to keep you constantly informed you can also consult our Journal section which contains all the Furnishing Idea magazines dedicated to the furniture and furnishing industry, such as the edition dedicated to Sicam or Interzum, two of the most important trade fairs in the sector. The magazines can be consulted from the portal or easily downloadable in pdf format.


Thanks to the trust placed in us by many manufacturers, our portal is now recognized both nationally and internationally. In fact, there are already many internationally recognized and established companies in the sector, including the AIPEF group (Italian Flexible Expanded Polyurethanes Companies) which promotes scientific information on the use of flexible polyurethane foam in the sectors in which it is used.

New collections of fabrics Agena

The color Pantone of the year 2017 is Greenery 15-0343, a bright tonality and shiny green, vital and at the same time reassuring, a research of naturalness, an incentive toward the ecology, toward the sustainability and the rebirth.
Agena, company specialized in the production and distribution of papers and fabrics for the high decoration of interiors, for a long time sensitive to these themes, it can only embrace the proposal of Pantone and propose collections of fabrics for furnishing and wallpapers where “green“ is the protagonist.
“Margot“ and “Cubo“ are the green proposals selected among the collections of fabrics that are born from the research and from the material innovation. Both Margot that Cubo are in mixed cotton with polyamide, guarantee of lightness, resistance to the usury, facility of maintenance and duration in the time. A good presupposition for products destined to upholster sofas, armchairs and objects of furnishings. Refined drawings that are offered as precious handicraft embroidery. Margot proposes small daisies that are applied: very chic neo-romantic aspect, almost vintage.
Cubo is more geometric and it proposes an interlacement of regular nervous systems overlapped among them, embellished by the base of shining satin tone on tone as if they were embroideries realized by hand. Besides the green, Cubo and Margot are proposed in other 6 different colors.   
Over 50 years of history allow to identify Agena® as one of the more interesting entrepreneurial realities of the Made in Italy. Its fabrics and wallpapers for the high decoration are interpreters of a daily luxury to intend in the true meaning of the term, namely fruit of innovative creativeness and certified quality.
Agena offers an ample choice of furnishing fabrics to customer, using both the more traditional raw materials, that innovative and technological yarn. Natural flaxes, soft cotton, high-quality silk, but also yarn fruit of the modern search like Trevira cs, absolutely fire retardant.
The collections of fabrics Agenas also propose solutions devoted to the Contract sector, satisfying the demands of a sector in strong growth like that of the receptiveness without abdicating the quality and the style using products with requisite and characteristics defined by strict laws to not only intend to hotel and commercial structures, but also to yacht, museums, theaters, schools and hospitals.

GEO FR eco-friendly coated fabric by MP: green materials and processes

Made of PVC on jersey, it guarantees a soft hand as well as excellent workability
Category: Upholstery fabrics
Publication date: 03/01/2024

Blizzard 20 FR coated fabric by MP: versatile and refined

Available in a wide range of colours, it guarantees excellent resistance to abrasion and durability in both quality and colour
Category: Upholstery fabrics
Publication date: 10/03/2023

Carvico Lifestyle upholstery fabrics: versatile, technical, eco-sustainable

Elastic fabrics and technical surfaces ideal for customizing environments and objects
Category: Printed fabrics for lining, Upholstery fabrics
Publication date: 13/08/2020

MoOD & Indigo Brussels 2018: the best quality furnishing textiles

Preview textile trends related to colours, materials, patterns and styles
Category: Fairs
Publication date: 19/06/2018

New textile collection for furnishing by Sicis

From a mosaic of luxury to a precious and exclusive fabric
Category: Upholstery fabrics
Publication date: 22/12/2015