Leather is a beautiful, natural and long lasting choice of sofa covering for your home. The London Furniture Company is a leather and fabric sofa specialist, offering a choice of five leather and 3 fabric categories in a large range of colours. All our leather is 100% sourced in and processed in Italy. Read our article on the grading and categorisation of Italian Leather for more detail, but in short we offer three options:
Please note that colours on the screen may be darker or lighter than the original leather's colour.
Trust - Luxury Leather
Trust is a full grain aniline leather approximately 0.9mm to 1.1mm thick. No finishing processes have been applied. This creates a beautiful vintage wear-and-tear effect. An antique look which is enhanced over time. Another characteristic is the scratch/suede effect: even a light scratch may cause a mark on this leather as no coating agent has been applied. Such scuffs can be completely removed if not faded away by gently rubbing the area.
How to clean Trust leather: For ordinary cleaning, use a very soft, dry cloth only. Avoid direct exposure to light and heat which may accelerate discoloration. This is a natural process of leather as time goes by.
Karma - Luxury Leather
Karma is a completely natural leather, approximately 0.9mm to 1.1mm thick. This has a wax based natural finish which adds to the elegance and beauty. Further enhanced by the so called scratch effect. Scratches can be removed by rubbing the leather at a warm temperature. The used and antique look, will be visible immediately after first use.
How to clean Karma leather: It is recommended to clean the leather using a soft, dry cloth only. To clean aggressive stains such as Ketchup, coffee, Ice cream - dab the spots and remove immediately using a dry cotton cloth. Never clean the leather with water, soap, or other cleaning products, as this would irreversibly damage the colour and finish.
Pure - Luxury Leather
Pure is a full-grain aniline leather approximately 1.0mm to 1.2mm thick. It is extremely soft to the touch and has a silky, velvet like finish. Being a pure aniline leather no treatments have been applied. This makes the leather look and feel warm, enchanting and very soft.
How to clean Pure leather: Clean the leather using a soft, dry cloth only. To clean aggressive stains such as Ketchup, coffee, Ice cream - dab the spots and remove immediately using a dry cotton cloth. Never clean the leather with water, soap, or other cleaning products, as this would irreversibly damage the colour and finish. Keep the leather away from light and heat sources which may accelerate its natural trend towards discoloration and eventually alter the colour tones.
Nature - Luxury Leather
Nature is a full-grain aniline leather, half shiny, with a natural grain not subject to any finishing process. Approximately 1.7mm to 1.8mm thick. Its agreeable softness gives it a velvet feeling to the touch. Thanks to the natural nature of this leather, exposure to direct light and heat may fade the colour. This however adds to its authenticity.
How to clean Nature leather: For ordinary cleaning use use a dry or slightly damp cloth, and use without pressure. It is recommended to dry naturally, avoiding the use of an artificial heat source.