Giovanardi GmbH

“Specialists in providing technical fabrics for outdoor applications”


Based in Germany, but supplying the world, Giovanardi GmbH specialises in providing fabrics and materials for outdoor applications such as awnings, covers, furnishings, furniture and other products for marine use.

Main contact

Address: Reichenhainer Straße 22 Chemnitz, Germany 09126

Operating in: Italy

Tel: +49 (0)3 71 56 11 55 3

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With a network throughout Europe, Giovanardi is a specialist in providing technical, high quality fabrics and materials for a range of indoor/outdoor applications including marine and superyacht related products.

Fabrics for the exterior

With the Irisun and Texout brands Giovanardi provides a comprehensive range of fabrics, including polyester and acrylic, for a range of items for the exterior of superyachts, including:

• Cushions and curtains
• Seating covers
• Awnings, canopies and covers
• Furniture and furnishings

The Irisun brand provides innovative and original fabrics for marine, living, shade and classic applications. The fabrics are 100% dyed acrylic to guarantee maximum resistance to sunlight and bad weather conditions.

The Texout brand provides technical textiles for:
• Cover (pergolas, sails, gazebos, tensile structures)
• Screen (vertical blinds, technical blinds)
• Vision (pergolas, winter gardens, windows, industrial covers)

They have a selection of different technologies across their different brands, which offer users a variety of different advantages. See below for some of the technologies on offer, or view their PDF brochure below for full information.

Irisun Shade

The Irisun Shade brand provides specialist technology for use on sun protection products with water repellent treatment and outdoor duraclean treatment, which slows down the aging of fabric. Moreover the Irisun Shade Brand fabrics do not pollute the environment, they are certified OEKOTEX, the certification checks compliance with the limit values for harmful substances within strict European and American standards.
View some of the different types available below.


Typology: Solution dyed acrylic

The premium range of Irisun Shade features include a “Lotus effect” self-cleaning treatment with nanotechnology applied, as well as waterproof treatment, it’s water resistant up to 1200 mm.

Applications include retractable-awnings, drop awnings, canopies, walkway covers, patio furniture covers, decorative panels, banners and more.


Typology: Solution dyed polyester with waterproof acrylic coating with LED application.

The fabric is 100% polyester dyed in the mass with acrylic coating, waterproof and fireproof. Featuring flame retardant technology in compliance with CLASS1 (Italy), M2 (France) and B1 (Germany) norms. It is suitable for sewing or welding. Applications include: retractable-awnings, drop awnings, canopies, walkway covers, patio furniture covers and decorative panels.


Typology: Yarn-dyed acrylic.

Features include high mechanical strength, good UV resistance and light fastness, waterproof, anti-mould treated, ultrasonic cutting technology. For sunshade umbrellas, pole covers, awning and side walls for gazebo.

Irisun Living

Irisun Living is a collection of acrylic fabrics for indoor and outdoor furnishing uniquely created by the Italian tailor-made experience. Features: water-repellent, stain-resistant, mould-resistant and UV-resistant technology with a high colour durability; for use on indoor and outdoor furniture, yachting and marine applications.
Discover some collections below.

For information on the full range of products, contact Giovanardi directly or visit their website/brochure.

Irisun Living DEHORS - Indoor/Outdoor Fabrics range

The Irisun Living DEHORS is a collection of acrylic fabrics for indoor and outdoor furnishings, it represents the pure Italian style, designed by Torri Lana, featuring innovative and refined design, awarded with the prestigious Blue Drop Award.

Their innovative style, modern design and smooth touch make living outdoors as elegant and comfortable as living indoors.The colors are bright and fresh thanks to the combination of frisè, mouliné and double twisted yarn structures.

The Twin Collection

The Twin Collection belongs to Irisun brand which combines stiff and the smooth fabrics into outstanding interior and exterior design. Covering and furnishing with the same colour, the same texture, the same pattern, applying the best performance of Irisun fabrics for each application is now possible.

Nautical application

Giovanardi provides high technology fabrics for the marine sector for spray hoods, fly bridges, winter covers and others applications.


Solution dyed fabric coated with fluorocarbon resin for a good water resistance. Capemarine has a particular construction to increase the strength and decrease the typical elongation of Polyester. The high colour fastness is guaranteed by QUV test (2000 hours). The Cape Marine fabric is ideal for spray hoods, wooden boats, bags, fly bridges, winter covers and sunshades.


Strataglass™ has for many years enjoyed an international reputation for quality in the boating world. The high performance features found in Strataglass™ sheets (enclosures) are due to their special formulations and manufacturing procedure. A unique coating offers extreme scratch resistance, exceptional transparency, dirt resistance and long life.

The exclusive manufacturing pressing process gets rid of all imperfections like air bubbles, creases, etc. Strataglass™ provides perfect vision from all angles and in all atmospheric conditions. Strataglass™ has superior resistance to the ageing affects of UV rays when compared with other flexible window material. Its transparency is unrivalled.

The Strataglass fabric is ideal for marine industry (from center consoles to mega yachts, Strataglass has been used by the most discriminating canvas shops) but also for industrial, awning and automotive application.

Additional Information

Giovanardi - Capemarine