Product description

Lumo is a twill woven curtain reminiscent of a soft woollen upholstery textile. Suitable for indoors and outdoors, it is designed by Patricia Urquiola to express a strong connection with nature, also apparent in its name – Lumo – which means light in Esperanto.

Lumo can be described as a ‘hyper-mélange’. Made with two yarns that each unite two hues twisted together, the curtain offers deep colour vibrancy from a distance and when seen from close-up, fine diagonal lines.

Characterised by duality, Lumo is suitable for exterior and interior use. The front side and back side of the textile presents an equally eye-catching expression whether viewed from inside or outside. One side has an energetic tone while the other features a more tranquil shade.

Performance
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    ISO 105-B02

    Lightfastness relates to the ability of a textile to retain its colour under light. When testing for lightfastness, samples are exposed to artificial daylight for a specified period.

    The evaluation scale ranges from 1 (worst) to 8 (best). An increase of one point corresponds to a doubling of the lightfastness, i.e. the same fading takes twice as long.

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    Light transmittance indicates the percentage of the visible light penetrating the textile. Densely woven textiles in dark colours usually have a lower light transmittance, whereas loosely woven fabrics in light colours allow more light to pass through. 

  • Absorption 0.50/Class D (Absorption flat) 0.75/Class C (Absorption folded)

    EN ISO 354

    Acoustic absorption is indicated as αw-value which approximately corresponds to the percentage of sound absorbed. For instance, an αw-value of 0,4 translates into 40% absorption of sound.  Acoustic absorption of a textile is measured in its flat and draped state.

  • Airflow 303 Pa s/m

    EN ISO 9053-1

    Airflow resistance influences the sound absorbing qualities of a textile. Typically, the denser the construction of the textile, the higher the value. 

  • Fire tests NFPA 701 • EN 13 773 class 1 • DIN 4102 B1 • NF P 92 507 M1 • JIS L 1091 A-1 D • UNI 9177 Classe 1 • BS 5867 part 2 type B • SN 198 898 5.2 • IMO FTP Code 2010 Part 7 • AS/NZS 1530.3 • CAN ULC S102 • CAN ULC S109 • IMO FTP Code 2010 Part 5 • ASTM E84 Class A Unadhered

    Flame retardant performance depends on the type of foam used. There are differing requirements concerning the flame-retardancy of textiles dependent on the area of application, country or even region. Our textiles pass the majority of international standards and are also tested for a selection of regional requirements. 

  • Marine use
  • Fire resistant
  • Flammability
  • Wet and dry crocking
  • ¿ Colourfastness to light
  • ¡ Physical properties
Care
  • Cleaning and care:
    FWash at max. 60°C/ 140°F, mild process
    BDo not bleach
    CDo not tumble dry
    IIron at medium temperature (max. 150°C)
    DProfessional dry cleaning
Characteristics
  • Produced in: Italy
  • Warranty: 10 years
  • Suitable for outdoor use
  • Orders up to 8 m shipped folded in a box, exceptions might occur
  • Greenguard Certification
  • Yarn type: Filament yarn
  • Binding: Satin
  • Shrinkage: Approx. 2 / 0 %
  • Wash load: Half
  • Colour difference: Slight differences may occur
  • Roll length: Approx. 21 metres (Approx. 23 yds)
  • Transparency: Dense
  • Sustainability documentation:: Greenguard Gold, HPD, EPD
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Care instructions curtain textiles

Regular cleaning is important in order to keep the curtain textile looking its best and to prolong its life. Dust and dirt wear down the textile and also reduce its fire-retardant properties.

  • Regular care

    If possible, we recommend washing curtains once a year. If used heavily, a more frequent cleaning may be appropriate. All curtain fabrics by Kvadrat and Sahco are supplied with a care label. We recommend the use of detergent without optical bleach for all items in which, according to care instructions, washing is possible. Please take into account a possible shrinkage between 1–4 %. It is always possible to wash at a lower temperature that the one specified for light soiling. Please contact a professional dry cleaner if dry cleaning is the only option for maintenance. A professional dry cleaner may also assist in working out maintenance schedules which ensure that the fabrics are maintained properly so that a good indoor climate and maximum duration of the curtains are achieved.