Custom Upholstery and Leather
Customize our sofas and chairs to suit your needs.
In addition to the Maharam fabrics, Spinneybeck® leathers and Ultrasuede® colors available in our core assortment, there are hundreds of additional choices for Custom orders. Choose from 800 Maharam fabrics, 900 Spinneybeck leathers, 200 Edelman leathers and nearly 100 colors of Ultrasuede; these options can be Custom ordered on many of our products, and you can even provide your own fabric or leather if you wish.
To place Custom orders, call us at 1.800.944.2233 or Find a DWR Studio
The work of a fourth-generation family-run business, there are many Maharam fabrics in our core assortment, plus another 800 choices for Custom orders. The Maharam Design Studio is responsible for the development of an extensive collection, and often finds inspiration beyond the textile industry. From a recent collaboration with fashion designer Paul Smith to the re-edition of Dot Pattern (1947) by Charles and Ray Eames, this New York-based company creates innovative textiles through the exploration of pattern, material and technique.
View Maharam Swatches: Online Catalog | PDF Download
With its hand-finished, artisan-tanned hides, Edelman brings a unique look to interiors. Edelman Leather uses the finest European full-grain raw materials in the world to craft their hides. There are more than 200 choices for Custom orders, including six types of leather, some of which are powered by Crypton® - an Edelman exclusive that makes the luxury of leather a more practical reality. A leather specialist inspects every Edelman Leather before it is shipped, and all of these leathers are Greenguard-certified.
View Edelman Swatches: Online Catalog | PDF Download
There are many Spinneybeck leathers in our core assortment, plus another 900 choices for Custom orders. With so many high-quality, full-grain upholstery leather options to choose from, this U.S.-based company has what you need. In addition to a full spectrum of colors, Spinneybeck has 25 product grades, including naked and waterproof leathers. All of Spinneybeck's leathers are breathable and keep you comfortable in any season by naturally adjusting to your body temperature. You don't wear leather out, you wear it in; Spinneybeck leather gets even more beautiful with use and time.
View Spinneybeck Swatches: Online Catalog | PDF Download
Combining luxury with performance, Ultrasuede is an innovative micro-fabric that stands up to spills, sneakers and Shih Tzus. In addition to being easy to care for, this stain-resistant material is soft, breathable and tenaciously color-rich. Two dozen colors are already available on many of our sofas and chairs online. If you've got another color in mind, there are more than 75 additional shades of Ultrasuede that can be Custom ordered for our frames.
View Ultrasuede Swatches: Online Catalog | PDF Download
How to order
There are too many possible options to show you on our website, which is why Custom orders cannot be placed online. To place an order*:
Find a DWR Studio
*A 50% nonrefundable deposit is required for all Custom orders. Delivery times vary from 4-20 weeks, depending on where an item is made.
What You Can Purchase Online
Fabric and leather options that can be purchased online are either Stock (shortest lead time) or Made to Order (additional choices that might take a bit longer to make). No deposit is required for these products. To see the lead time for a specific product, go to a Product Page and select an item.
Fabric by the Yard and Leather by the Square Foot
More than 800 Maharam fabrics, 200 Edelman leathers, 900 Spinneybeck® leathers and nearly 100 colors of Ultrasuede® are available by the yard (or square foot) through Design Within Reach. To place an order*:
Find a DWR Studio
* A 50% nonrefundable deposit is required for fabric by-the-yard or leather by-the-square-foot orders.
The minimum orders are:
- Maharam fabric: minimum order one yard
- Edelman leather: sold by the full hide only (except Cavallini).
- Ultrasuede: minimum order five yards
- Spinneybeck leather: sold by the half or full hide. A half hide is a minimum of 25 square feet. Haired hides are available only in full hides.
Order Swatches Online
To order swatches:
Find a DWR Studio
Swatches arrive in 7-10 business days.
- Edelman leather swatches: each one measures 3" x 4" and the first five swatches are free. Additional swatches are $2 each.
- Spinneybeck leather and Ultrasuede swatches: each one measures 3" x 3" and the first five swatches are free. Additional swatches are $2 each.
- Maharam fabric swatches: each one measures 8" x 8" and the swatches are $5 each.
- If you make a Custom order purchase, you can keep the swatches and request a refund for swatch charges incurred. If you decide not to make a Custom order purchase, you may return the swatches for a refund of this charge.