About Us

Instyle is a leading supplier of sophisticated, high quality textiles, leathers, vinyls and wall finishes for interiors, including workplace, hospitality, healthcare, public building, transport, public space and residential spaces.

As a market driven company, Instyle has grown from a textile design company to specialising in five key product areas; Textiles + Vinyls, Contemporary Leathers, Wallcoverings, Ecoustic and Wovin Modular Systems, that are represented throughout Australia and internationally.

Instyle is an ethical and environmentally responsible company with a holistic approach to sustainability. Since beginning its journey in 2002, Instyle has established itself as an industry leader in sustainability.

Timeline

1987
Instyle is established in 1987 by Michael Fitzsimons with the vision to create an internationally respected textile company

1990
An inhouse design studio is established to create Instyle's own range of distinctive, design driven textiles produced by high quality manufacturers in Australia, New Zealand, USA and Europe

2001
Instyle and leather specialist David Gourlay form Contemporary Leathers to supply the industry with the most beautiful, high quality leathers from world leading tanneries

2002
Instyle begins its sustainability journey and adopts a holistic approach to sustainability

2004
Instyle launches LIFE Textiles®, the first Australian textile collection to address the entire lifecycle, from raw material sourcing through to product recyclability

2006
Instyle and Box and Dice form Wovin, an industrial design hub specialising in modular systems

2008
Instyle signs an EthEco wool agreement with former CSIRO scientist Dr Jim Watts from SRS. EthEco® wool is sourced from non-mulesed sheep raised on holistically-managed farms and it is the first time both ethical and environmental considerations have been addressed in wool sourcing for the interior textile industry. EthEco® wool will provide a catalyst for change in the wool industry by improving animal welfare, human health and care for the environment

2012
Instyle launches its extensive range of sophisticated and functional commercial wallcoverings categorised into four collections: Natural, Metallic, High Performance and Specialty

2013
Instyle launches Ecoustic, an intelligent collection of acoustic + environmental panel, screen and tile products