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Cushions Inserts & Fillings

The Upholstery Rooms is your go-to destination for high-quality upholstery services. We offer cushion inserts and fillings, including feather cushion inserts that are perfect for traditional upholstery and sofa back cushions. 

Feather and down refer to materials commonly used as fillings in bedding items such as pillows, comforters, and cushions. Here are some key points about feather and down:

  1. Feathers:

    • Source: Feathers used in bedding are typically from ducks or geese.

    • Support: Feathers provide structure and support, contributing to the overall loftiness of the bedding item.

    • Durability: Feathers are known for their durability and resilience, making them a popular choice for bedding.

  2. Down:

    • Source: Down is the fluffy layer found underneath the outer feathers of ducks or geese.

    • Softness: Down is known for its exceptional softness and insulation properties.

    • Loft: Down has a high loft, which means it can trap and retain warmth without adding much weight.

  3. Feather and Down Blend:

    • Balanced Comfort: Combining feathers and down in a blend is common to achieve a balance between support from the feathers and the softness provided by down.

    • Cost-Effective: Feather and down blends can be more cost-effective than products filled entirely with down, while still offering a luxurious feel.

  4. Fill Power:

    • Quality Indicator: Down quality is often measured by fill power, which indicates the volume in cubic inches that one ounce of down occupies. Higher fill power generally indicates better insulation and loft.

  5. Allergen Considerations:

    • Hypoallergenic Options: For individuals with allergies, hypoallergenic versions of feather and down products are available. These are often treated to remove potential allergens.

  6. Maintenance:

    • Fluffing: Regular fluffing is recommended to maintain the loft and shape of feather and down products.

  7. Luxurious Feel:

    • Soft and Inviting: Feather and down bedding items are known for providing a soft, inviting, and luxurious feel.

  8. Application:

    • Bedding Items: Feather and down are commonly used as fillings in pillows, comforters, duvets, and mattress toppers.

When choosing bedding items with feather and down fill, consider factors such as personal preferences for softness and support, any allergies or sensitivities, and the specific ratio of feathers to down in the product. Additionally, check care instructions provided by the manufacturer for proper maintenance.


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