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" The suite is everything I dreamed of "” Expert fabric made specifically for the international hotel, cruise and leisure market.
Skopos expert fabrics tick all the boxes in terms of UK technical regulations, but with bags of style.
Expert fabrics are high performance FR interior furnishing elements, designed for use in demanding contract environments. Drawing on approximately 40 years’ experience of specialist weaving, printing and dyeing we aim to take some of the pressure off, making it easier for you to delight your clients. We provide high performance upholstery and soft furnishing fabrics, created from the finest raw materials, Skopos’ expert fabrics guarantee world class form and functionality with flair. Skopos are equipped to provide fabric on the roll or a full service offer, including design, measure, fabrics and made up product, with installation to fit in with the needs of our customers’.
Skopos. Trust the experts.
Good colour and design understanding is one thing, our designers have it in droves. Though to ensure we are always up to speed with the very latest ideas, we work with industry experts looking closeley at colour trends
Expert fabrics come in many forms. All of them are entirely fit for purpose, the finest in form and function. Where appropriate we ensure our collections adhere to all the relevant international fire retardancy and durability standards.
and predictions for future seasons. Keeping close to those experts helps us remain fresh and forever challenging any established mindsets on what should and should not be done. Often we’re involved in working with designers to come up with bespoke textiles and fabrics that can help develop signature styles for
Bedding and drapery
character buildings or hotel brands. Flame resistant to BS5867 parts 1 and 2; Type A, B and C Intuitive design is very much part of the expert fabrics
Italian Class 1 Bedding BS7175 Upholstery
EN1021+2 BS7176 predictively tested - low and medium hazard areas BSEN102:1+2 (cigarette and match) Martindale abrasion
made in the UK
BS5852 part 1 (cigarette and match), part 2 (crib 5)
Be a lit le bit different
‘Imagine the possibilities..’ Our bespoke brand offer helps this become reality. The bespoke team are specialists in providing something different from the norm’. We are skilled in managing designs, developing unique prints and weaves to a given brief.
A unique result for each customer The potential to develop unique and bespoke soft Celebrate the opportunity to be unique. Bespoke Design
furnishings is immense, whether creating individual wall-art,
is about developing a product to meet a very clear and
striking imagery on cushions, panels or blinds, “in-register”
upholstered headboards or iconic pieces of furniture.
Whether the project requires something completely new or a special colour or adaptation of an existing design,
Bespoke printed fabric for Butlin’s Minehead Chalets.
Corporate branding can also be developed into graphic
our design team have masses of experience to provide
artwork, integrating brand values into signature interior
bespoke printed or special woven product to meet your
The product may be something completely new, a different interpretation of a design, or a simply an alteration, such as colour.
We’re fashion experts, so our world turns fast. We endeavour to maintain a beautifully functional website to showcase all of our expert fabrics, along with case studies, aftercare and technical information plus everything else you may need.
Free next day samples service..
Samples of all of our current collections are available immediately. Log onto our website www.skoposfabrics.com and create an Account Login for each access to samples ordering.
Expert fabrics are delivered with expert service. Our sales teams around the world have worked closely with architects, specifiers, interior designers and consultants across the board for many years now. Proud of our ISO9001 accreditation, we diligently ensure all our fabrics are tested against key performance and fire retardancy criteria. A dedicated project management team will work with you on measurements and fittings, and through our inhouse sewing department will deliver made to measure products to deadline and to budget. We really do know how it is, trust the experts.
Trust the experts Since our beginnings in the ‘70’s we have developed as experts in interior decoration and specification across Europe. For four decades customers’ have trusted Skopos to deliver the highest quality materials to deadline and to budget. Our clients vary from major worldwide operators to private entrepreneurs. We have been commissioned to produce expert fabrics for all types of interiors; from hotel, bedrooms and public areas to palaces and cruise ships and bars/restaurants. Our expertise across the board in the areas of weave, dyeing, printing and now digital printing, coupled with our bespoke make-up and installation service ensure peace of mind for all involved with the project.
Abode Hotels / Accor Group / Aston Hotels / Baglioni Hotels / Corinthia Hotels International / De Vere Village Hotels / Four Pillars Group / Hand Picked Hotels / Hilton Starwood Hotels and Resorts Abode Hotels Hotels / Hampton by Thistle Hilton / Doubletree by Hilton / Waldorf Astoria / Holiday Inn / Hotels Accor Group Express by Holiday Inn /Verve Holiday Inn Crowne Plaza / Staybridge Suites / Jury’s Inns / Venues Aston Hotels MacDonald Hotels / Maldron Hotels / Marriott International / Mint Hotels / Moran Hotels Warner Hotels Baglioni Hotels Wyndham Worldwide / Ramada / Shaftesbury Hotels / Starwood Hotels Corinthia/Hotels International Hayley Hotels / Principal Q Hotels Group De Vere Village Hotels and Resorts / Thistle HotelsAll Leisure / Verve Venues / Warner Hotels / Wyndham Worldwide / All Carnival Cruise lines Fred Olsen Cruises Leisure Group / Carnival Cunard Cruise lines / Cunard / Disney Cruise Line / Holland America Fraser Suites Line / Louis Cruise Line / Norwegian Cruise Line / P&O Cruises / Princess Cruises / Royal Disney Cruise Line Roomz Aparthotels Caribbean International / Saga Shipping Company Ltd Holland America Line Four Pillars Group Hand Picked Hotels
Louis Cruise Line
Norwegian Cruise Line
Hampton by Hilton
Doubletree by Hilton
Royal Caribbean International
Saga Shipping Company Ltd
Express by Holiday Inn Holiday Inn Crowne Plaza Staybridge Suites Jury’s Inns MacDonald Hotels Maldron Hotels Marriott International Mint Hotels Moran Hotels Principal Hayley Hotels Q Hotels Ramada Shaftesbury Hotels
Some of the best known names in the business trust Skopos expert fabrics for hospitality, cruise and leisure applications. Made by experts, for experts.
Fraser Suites Kensington Expert fabrics
Hotel Indigo, Rome. Expert fabrics for Europe
Lisa Green from Maxwell Green Design
Caberlon Caroppi Hospitality Design, Milan
A a sophisticated, understated, smart scheme worthy of the address, taking
A mix of historical and modern. Inspiration for the rooms taken from great
into consideration the romantic mix of Victorian London and contemporary/
High Renaissance Architect Donato Bramante and artist Caravaggio.
Skopos supplied geometric design, Chase from Erddig & Elle in 3 colour
Skopos were asked to provide full service including make-up and installation
sways for bedding and cushions plus Beau velvet (trevira) in contrasting
of curtains, sheers, bed throws, scatter cushions, and fabric for headboards
colours. Upholstered stools gave a dramatic contrast in Poise faux leather.
and seating within the suites. In the bedrooms Follies Magpie, from our
Erddig & Elle collection, was used to compliment the contemporary scheme,
with Verve Steel from Impact used for the headboards to add a contrasting effect, metallic against matt. The silk effect of the Mandarin curtain adds to the luxurious feel of the room, complimented by scatters from our Lucca collection.
Butlin’s Minehead West Lakes Chalet Village Expert fabrics for Europe P&O Ventura Expert fabrics.
Architects: Alliosn Pike, Design- Fusion by Design
Butlin’s wanted to furnish the interiors with prints and
designs evoking memories of the ‘Butlin’s British seaside,
to emphasise the heritage of the ‘family holiday’. Colours
Interior Designers: SMC Designs
needed to be bright, cheerful, (without being
overwhelming) and the new design unique to the Butlin’s
brand. The Butlin’s iconic logo was a key part of the brief
and needed to be evident in the design.
Fusion by Design worked with Skopos and the Butlin’s
Range of 100% Trevira bespoke woven designs, piece dyed products, prints and upholstery fabrics
Cunard Queen Mary II Expert fabrics. Interior Designers: Tillberg Design / Cunard Fabrics used: cunard.co.uk
Range of 100% Trevira bespoke woven designs and upholstery fabrics for cabins and suites
team to develop a bespoke printed design for curtains
and wardrobe backs, with the print of a small graphic
Butlin’s yacht, bearing the Butlin’s ‘B’. The yachts were
seen as a fitting icon for the lakeside accommodation,
symbolising freedom and relaxation. The design was
inspired by a forum post of a bygone memory of the
curtains in the original Butlin’s chalets, featuring a quaint
yacht scene. Retro tones, inspired by nostalgic photos
and advertisements from Butlin’s golden era, have been
mixed with bright complimentary colours. Skopos’ Peru
fabric was used as a colourful highlight.
For details of the latest regularly updated collections, full technical performance information, aftercare instructions, further case studies and digital reference tools please visit the website. Or contact us directly.
skoposfabrics.com +44 (0) 1924 436666 [email protected]
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