Duralee: A Focus on Excellent Value

We are proud to announce that Duralee has become a sponsor of the Design Bloggers Conference. Duralee is a family owned and operated company that was founded in 1952 and has consistently offered the interior design market quality products, designed for today’s lifestyles, while keeping a focus on excellent value and customer service. Duralee is the fastest growing decorative fabrics company in the industry today. With five companies and more than 25,000 sku’s in inventory, they are well positioned to cater to the needs of interior designers throughout the world.

Continued success has enabled Duralee to expand their offerings, and in 2001 they introduced Highland Court, a luxury brand that consists of woven textiles which offer the finest in design and the most premium quality. This exclusive line of textiles is trend setting and gives the designer the ability to create the most prestigious environments.

2003 marked the introduction of Duralee Fine Furniture. This comprehensive furniture collection of over 900 sku’s offers versatility in design from traditional to transitional. The collection is complete with a selection of sofas, loveseats, chairs, headboards, ottomans and case goods. Duralee Fine Furniture is the perfect companion to both Duralee and Highland Court textiles.

Most recently, Duralee has expanded their design team and product development to include many new products that are creative and innovative including trimmings. Trimmings have been created to compliment both the Duralee Fabric collection as well as Highland Court Collection. With a color-coordinated selection of tassels, cords, brush fringes and bullions, trimmings help designers create individual style.

Additionally, the Duralee contract division has earned a strong position in the hospitality market with the Techstyle brand. Introduced in 1997, with a focus on product that meets and exceeds all industry standards, Techstyle has a sophisticated style and an extensive color palette. Techstyle offers the capability of customizing both printed and woven fabrics. From Competitive Edge, to Crypton to in stock Avora prints, Techstyle is designed for the specifier and priced for the purchaser.

Servicing more than 40 countries world wide, Duralee has entered emerging markets including Russia and China and has gained brand recognition throughout the world. With more than 280 employees, Duralee is headquartered in Bay Shore, NY, where they maintain offices, customer service and a large warehouse. Duralee holds a solid position in the marketplace and continues to grow at an aggressive rate. They are always looking for new opportunities to bring to market the best products to meet the needs of the interior design community, and are looking forward to participating in the Design Bloggers Conference.