Ultrasuede® HP

High Performance

Beautiful Possibilities

Ultrasuede® HP combines the beauty and soft, appealing comfort of the finest suede with the supreme performance of ultra-fine fiber. Conscientiously engineered to incorporate partially plant-based polyester, Ultrasuede® HP is both versatile and easy-care, exceptionally durable yet luxurious, modern yet classically stylish. Its strength lies in its elegance, making it perfectly suited for residential and contract furnishings, as well as automotive, marine and aviation interiors.

Available in nearly 100 colors, it is also an ideal material for fashion, accessories, footwear, mobile devices and beyond.

  • Responsibly engineered utilizing partially plant-based technology.
  • Soft, plush suede hand.
  • Easy maintenance: spot-cleanable and washable.
  • Solid colorfastness.
  • Avoids sagging, crocking, pilling and shrinking.
  • Highly abrasion-resistant—exceeds 200,000 Wyzenbeek double rubs.
  • Pet-friendly resistance to staining and odors.
  • Optional antimicrobial treatments available.

Responsibly Engineered by Ultrasuede®

Since 2010, Ultrasuede® HP, used widely in furniture, automobile upholstery and fashion, has implemented ultra-fine fiber made using recycling technology.

The newest generation of Ultrasuede® HP is now made using partially plant-based polyester. We are perpetually invested in working toward building a sustainable, low-carbon society, and believe Ultrasuede® HP is an important part of this mission.

Beautiful Possibilities, Always Ultrasuede®.


  • Style: 5538
  • Width: 55” / 1,420mm
  • Put-up: 33 yard / 30m R.O.T.
  • Weight: Approx. 11.1 oz. per sq. yard / 375g per sq. meter
  • Thickness: 1mm
  • Fiber Fineness: 0.19 denier
  • Composition: 49% Polyester Ultra-Fine Fiber (30% plant-based); 31% Polyester Woven Scrim; 20% Polyurethane
Characteristics Meets or Exceeds
Abrasion: ASTM D 3597 (7.4)
Wyzenbeek–200,000 double rubs
Air Permeability: ASTM D 737
F/R Rating: CA Bulletin–117–Class 1
CA 133 Proto criteria B
ASTM E84 Class A
UFAC–Class 1 Rating
Can be treated to meet FMVS S302,
IMO 652, CRIB 5
Pilling Resistance: ASTM D 3512-96
Tensile Strength: ASTM D 5034-95
Tear Strength: ASTM D 5733-95
Dimensional Stability: ASTM D 3597-95a (7.5)
Colorfastness to Crocking: AATCC 8
Wet Procedure–Class 5.0
Dry Procedure–Class 5.0
Colorfastness to Light: AATCC 16H–Class 5.0
Acoustical: ASTM C 423-02

Toray production facilities are ISO 9001 and 14001 certified.


From everyday upkeep to removing stains, visit this page to learn how to care for your Ultrasuede®.


Type of Stain Water Ethyl Alcohol
Coffee, Tea, Milk
Coke, Soft Drinks
Red Wine, Liquor
Ketchup, Steak Sauce, Soy Sauce
Mayonnaise, Salad Oil
Cosmetic Foundation, Face Cream
Lipstick, Suntan Oil/Lotion
Shoe Polish
Machine Oil

Caution: Never pour a cleaning product directly onto Ultrasuede®. Also avoid wiping with colored cloths, as they may transfer dye.

Ultrasuede® HP Jungle Collection

Whatever habitat you have in mind—from the wild to the civilized and beyond—these eight motifs adapt perfectly and coordinate easily with Ultrasuede® HP. Each print was inspired by nature and perfected using animal-friendly methods and technology. View swatches here.