EKTORP covers are easy to change, so buy an extra cover - or two, and change according to mood or season.
The cover is easy to keep clean since it can be machine washed and is easy to take off and put on again.
This cover's ability to resist abrasion has been tested to handle 15,000 cycles, which is suitable for furniture that should withstand everyday use in the home.
The cover has a lightfastness level of 5 (the ability to resist colour fading) on a scale of 1 to 8. According to industry standards, a lightfastness level of 4 or higher is suitable for home use.
IKEA of Sweden
Machine wash, max 40°C, normal process.
To be washed separately.
Do not bleach.
Do not tumble dry.
Iron, max 150°C.
Iron on reverse.
Professional dry cleaning in tetrachloroethene and hydrocarbons, normal process.
All the cotton in our products comes from more sustainable sources. This means that the cotton is either recycled, or grown with less water, less fertilisers and less pesticides, while increasing profit margins for the farmers.
By using recycled polyester in the fabric in this product, we consume less new raw materials and lower our environmental impact.