Return to the Furniture Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
finding manufacturer of Rowe fabric

Posted by scc_ms (My Page) on
Sun, Oct 13, 13 at 10:18

I saw a Rowe sofa in a showroom and liked the fabric. Salesman said it was $70/yard to order through them. Does anyone know what mills Rowe uses? The Pattern is listed as N-10798 80 Bark and is 60% poly, 20% cotton, 20% linen. I've Googled the number and looked at some of the more popular mills (Duralee, Kravet, Robert Allen), but no dice. Obviously $70 is way above their cost or they couldn't sell a sofa for $1100.


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: finding manufacturer of Rowe fabric

Quote: "Obviously $70 is way above their cost or they couldn't sell a sofa for $1100."
Your so right, Rowe isn't about building quality furniture and that the stores salesman was only interested in selling a sofa. He's not making any commission on selling fabric.
The fact is where Rowe buys their fabrics from is pretty much privileged information, only a few associates in purchasing has this information. They buy from a wide variety of fabric mills, mostly imported. Pattern numbers usually always changed at the manufacturers level from the mills numbers.
If you really want this fabric, purchase a yard of it, then cut into swatches and send to as many online and local fabric outlets as you can find.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Furniture Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here