Quality tests of furniture fabrics according to DIN EN 14465

Quality tests of upholstery fabrics are usually tested according to DIN EN 14465. The key points are durability and stability of textiles. For example: abrasion resistance, tear properties of fabrics, tear strength and colour fastness. We can classify your products according to DIN EN 14465. This classification offers you a guideline for your textiles and their varying uses.


Quality inspection to furniture fabrics according to DIN EN 14465


  • Tear strength – strip method
  • Tear properties of fabrics
  • Seam slippage resistance
  • Abrasion resistance - Martindale
  • Pilling test – Martindale
  • Colour fastness to artificial light
  • Colour fastness to rubbing