If we're recovering furniture, go for a sensible (no, it's not a dirty word) hard-wearing fabric and titivate the look with cushions.
They were hard-wearing , waterproof, and were both cool to wear in summer, and warm in winter.
Perlata is designed for use in large-scale commercial applications, providing a seamless, hard-wearing and durable interior finish.
You can pay up to £70 for just one non-stick frying pan, but you don't have to spend a fortune for hard-wearing cookware, according to the Good Housekeeping Institute's testing experts.
Tweed also reeks of quality, and it's a hard-wearing , versatile fabric that just gets better with age.
The choice of hard-wearing , if dowdy, plastics and fabrics inside means that intergalactic mileages can be covered with little sign of wear.
But sleepy-heads hoping to grab a quick nap will be disappointed as there are no duvets on these beds which are instead covered with a hard-wearing plastic fabric.
The hard-wearing look continued with heavy brown moon boots worn under skin-tight trousers cut to the ankle or knee and asymmetrical jackets drawn tight across the shoulders.
Competitive prices, hard-wearing soles and quality leather are the key qualities of the brand, says John.
They were right at the cutting edge of the industry, creating the finest ships around; fast, but hard-wearing .