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Vela is a sophisticated velvet with a soft dry handle and matte finish. Reminiscent of a perennial cotton velvet, but woven in 100% polyester with advanced FibreGuard technology. Available in an extensive palette of timeless neutrals and rich decorative shades, Vela adds a touch of opulence to the growing collection of James Dunlop FibreGuard upholsteries. Engineered to withstand the rigors of daily life, Vela is a luxurious and highly durable solution for both residential and commercial application. With permanent stain resistance, Vela is easy clean, water repellant, fire retardant, as well as both Oeko-Tex 100 and ISO 14001 certified.


Composition100% PL
Pattern RepeatNil Repeat

Do not bleach

Drycleaning Gentle cycle

Low iron max 110C

Machine wash cool gentle cycle

Tumble dry gentle cycle


Oekotex 100

ISO 14001

Fire Retardancy AU/NZ

AS 1530.3

Fire Retardancy USA

NFPA 260 - Class 1

CAL 117-2013

Lightfastness i Lightfastness is a property of a colourant such as dye or pigment that describes how resistant to fading it is when exposed to light.

UV 6/8 Blue Scale

Rub Tests i Rub tests are used to measure the durability of a fabric. Martindale and Wyzenbeek scales are measures of a fabric’s abrasion resistance and are undertaken on upholstery fabrics to check their suitability for various uses.

100,000 Wyzenbeek Double Rubs

40,000 Martindale Cycles



Please note: these products have been tested to the relevant standards. Please review the test results prior to specification.

Fire Retardant


Water Repellant

Upholstery Heavy Duty
Top of Bed