Tessuto seamlessly emulates the texture and appearance of woven fabric, all while delivering the durability and low-maintenance benefits of commercial seating vinyl. Its exceptional performance, embodied in Tessuto Classic, renders it the ultimate solution for high-traffic spaces. Ideal for hospitality venues, dining establishments, medical facilities, and educational institutions alike, Tessuto Classic boasts UV resistance, ensuring resilience against harsh outdoor elements. Furthermore, its advanced Protech coating not only fortifies the fabric against stains but also actively impedes bacterial growth in healthcare settings.

Fire Retardant Mould & Mildew Resistant UV Stabilsed Bleach Cleanable Stain Resistant Environmentally Friendly Indoor Outdoor
Roll Length 30m Gauge 1.0mm Roll Width 137cm Abrasion Resistance 50,000 + Rubs No significant wear


30 Colours
Tessuto – Gesso Tessuto – Crema Tessuto – Tela Tessuto – Sabbia Tessuto – Volpe Tessuto – Montana Tessuto – Grigio Tessuto – Chielo Tessuto – Asino Tessuto – Pesto Tessuto – Verde Tessuto – Olive Tessuto – Zucchini Tessuto – Menta Tessuto – Fresco Tessuto – Aqua Tessuto – Corsica Tessuto – Blu Tessuto – Marina Tessuto – Grappa Tessuto – Sole Tessuto – Mandarine Tessuto – Rustica Tessuto – Salsa Tessuto – Castano Tessuto – Arena Tessuto – Lido Tessuto – Cappuccino Tessuto – Stretto Tessuto – Carbone

Full Specifications

P.V.C 85% Polyester 15%
abrasion resistance

Test method AS2001.2.25 (12kPa) Martindale method.

No significant wear after 50,000+ rubs.


Tested to Australian standards (AS 1530.3)

Spread of flame: 0

Smoke developed: 5

I.M.O. Standards A.652(16)

anti-microbial & anti-bacterial

Sanitised to inhibit the growth of bacteria, mould and mildew.


Guards against most stains, maintaining surface appearance.

colour fastness to light

Tessuto Classic is suitable for indoor and outdoor use.

Light fastness rating 6-7

ISO 105-B02-1994 (Grey scale 1-5)

colour fastness to bleach

Tested to Australian Standards (AS 2001.4.11) No change of colour rating 4-5.

reach certification

Tessuto is compliant with the EU REACH regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 – The REACH certification restricts the use of harmful chemicals that potentially have an impact on both human health and the environment. Tessuto is Phthalate free. No Formaldehyde, lead, mercury & chromium is used in the manufacturing process.

care & maintenance

Regular cleaning is recommended to maintain the appearance of the fabric and to prevent build-up of dirt and contaminants.

Most stains can be cleaned using warm soapy water followed by clean water rinsing. Stubborn stains – for best results treat all stains immediately.

Wipe stain with cloth dipped in isopropyl alcohol, rinse with clean water to remove any residual cleaning agent and let dry. Please see care & guarantee below in downloads.

All Austex products are designed and manufactured in accordance with the quality assurance system ISO 9001


Suitable for heavy commercial, healthcare and marine upholstery.