Hardware for furniture, upholstery, kitchen, coatings and furnishing systems.

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.

News: Upholstery fabrics

In this section you will find the news of the best producers of special fabrics for coating technical textiles that are used mainly by industry to coat the upholstered furniture sofas, armchairs, chairs, beds and facilities for outdoor furniture. On this page you will find the best companies worldwide in the field and you can view the products and catalogs; you can contact directly with the company that produces special fabrics for lining through the contact form or via their contact details on the custom tab.

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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...
In: Upholstery fabrics Publication date:  10/03/2023

MP coated fabrics: new colors and new textures

MP renews its collections of coated fabrics with over thirty new and refined shades, fabrics that are...
In: Upholstery fabrics Publication date:  21/02/2022

Auckland coated fabrics from MP: perfect for outdoor and marine projects

MP, a company specialising in the production of coated and flocked fabrics for interior design, contract,...
In: Upholstery fabrics Publication date:  30/04/2021

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

Carvico, a Bergamo-based company and world leader in the production of warp-knitted fabrics, has created...
In: Printed fabrics for lining, Upholstery fabrics Publication date:  13/08/2020

New textile collection for furnishing by Sicis

From a mosaic of luxury to a precious and exclusive fabric Sicis, the Italian leader company in the...
In: Upholstery fabrics Publication date:  22/12/2015

DecoRCollection of Decobel: textile of luxury

The excellence of refined materials and the perfection of details Decobel, prestigious Italian reality...
In: Upholstery fabrics Publication date:  20/01/2016

Terra by Alcantara®

A new luxury collection with a surprising three-dimensional effect Alcantara represents a prime example...
In: Upholstery fabrics Publication date:  26/11/2015

Metamorphosis Collection by Alcantara

A perfect blend of style and technology Metamorphosis Collection  gives prominence to Alcantara’s...
In: Upholstery fabrics Publication date:  26/05/2015


A luxury collection for interior design Alcantara, the company that produces and sells the homonymous...
In: Upholstery fabrics Publication date:  19/02/2015

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