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Whether you’re looking to furnish a family room or need all-around seating for your home theater, sports room, or reading area, a sectional sofa is an excellent investment. This furnishing style allows for the customization of many factors, including size, material, coloring, and more. 
Not all leather sectionals are created equal, however. Among other factors, choosing a quality, durable material is essential when selecting any furnishing, including sectional sofas, for your space. 

At Wellington’s Fine Leather Furniture, our team is here to help you make informed interior design decisions. In this blog, we talk about the differences between traditional sofas and sectional sofas and the benefits that make leather sectional sofas one of the more versatile sofas on the market. 

Furnishing-the-family-room-blog-a Blog: Everything You Need to Know About Leather Furniture

When it comes to furnishing the family room, leather furniture is one of the best options. Leather is a material that is simple to clean and keep in good condition. A one-of-a-kind leather furniture set can also give your living space a unique look.

Leather furniture also provides the perfect conversation piece. Your guests will not only admire your taste but will also be curious as to why you decided on leather in the first place.

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Bradington Young Furniture is known for their high-quality American made leather furniture.  This hand-built leather furniture has been built in the foothills of North Carolina for decades.  They started out strictly building recliners then branched out into stationary seating. They are looked upon as the industry leader in luxury reclining pieces like sofas, sectionals, and recliners.

Bradington Young leather recliners are rated the best in the business for a smooth, easy recline. They use only the finest top-rated mechanisms built in the U.S.A. by Ultra Mek.

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Tired of waiting months and months on high quality American made leather furniture?  We get it! Delays are abundant due to the foam shortage, Covid-19 and supply chain issues etc….  Wellington’s Leather Furniture can have you enjoying a new leather sofa in half the time.

Is Leather Furniture a good Investment?

Leather Furniture is a great investment.  Leather sofas are durable and consistently last longer than your average fabric sofa.  Leather is very cleanable, just dust when you dust your other furniture. If a spill happens most leather sofas can be cleaned using just mild soap and water.

Folks that buy leather love leather.  Over the years there are many myths about leather being hot in the summer and cold in the winter.  Not true!  Leather stays at room temperature.  Because it has pores and is a sustainable natural product, it will adjust to its environment and stay comfortable under any circumstances.

Leather Education Facts

There are many different types of leathers available in todays marketplace.  Understanding leather is key to making the right decision when shopping for leather furniture.  Here we will highlight some differences that will be important when selecting the right leather for your new leather sofa.

Fact: Corrected grain leathers will always price lower than pure aniline leathers.  Corrected grain leathers almost always have protection and are cleanable unlike a pure aniline leather that does not.

Distinctive Leather Furniture

Did you know that the Chesterfield leather sofa dates back to the 1700’s?  Distinctive designed by the Earl of Chesterfield, Lord Phillip Stanhope.  He lived in the East Midlands in England.

It is said that the Lord wanted somewhere for a gentleman to sit without putting creases in his suit.  He was viewed as a trend setter with a love for fashion.  Many admired his knowledge of both.

In the beginning these distinctive designed tufted sofas were reserved for the upper class.  These iconic pieces of furniture were shown in many Victorian homes as well as the summer homes of the wealthiest.

Best Reclining Leather Sofas

When shopping for a new leather reclining sofa it is important to look at the construction details.  Pay close attention to the origin of the mechanisms and warranties to name a few.  There is a big difference between stationary leather sofas and reclining.

Leather sofas that recline can provide hours of unprecedented comfort and conversation.  Whether you enjoy manual recline or power recline a leather sofa set offers the most in durability and wearability.

Leather Sofa Trends for 2021

Spring brings fresh new looks! From pastel flowers, green leaves, and new pastel leather colors.  As the earth tones of winter fade the new spring/summer looks take over.  This is the time to give your living room a refresh.

Our living room is a place of gathering and enjoying friends and family.  New looks for the warmer months are now in order.  Out with winter tones and in with new cooler colors of spring.  It is time to change from winter throw pillows and throws to a softer cooler look for the warmer months ahead.

Whats the Difference in Leather?

All protected leathers have some sort of topcoat protection while pure aniline leathers are pure natural hides without any degree of protection. 

Protected leathers are leathers that have either a top-coat or additives added during the dying process.  When something is spilled on the surface it will bubble or bead up allowing you time to get something to wipe it up.  These types of leathers are also easy to wipe clean with water.

Made in the U.S.A. Leather Furniture Brands

In todays marketplace you will find a lot of different leather furniture brands.  However, most are not made in the USA.  Why is made in the USA important when shopping for leather furniture?  Simple… comfort, durability and quality.

Made in the USA leather furniture brands exhibit higher quality than brands that are made outside of the United States.  But not all made in the USA leather furniture brands are equal.  We will briefly touch on some differences in construction and quality details.

Manufacturers Sold By Wellington's Fine Leather Furniture

Wellington's Fine Leather Funiture sells all of the top brands of quality leather furniture.  All of our products come with a full manufacturers warrany and discounted pricing.  Most of our products are American made.