Gabriel, a Danish firm founded in 1851 designs and manufactures furniture fabrics that meet the highest standards in durability, quality and fire-resistance. The Trevira CS collections made from virgin wool and recycled polyester are used by some of the iconic names in contemporary furniture such as Fritz Hansen, B&B Italia, Normann Copenhagen and Alki as well as by all the main office furniture suppliers including Steelcase, Haworth, Kinnarps and Knoll. At the same time, Gabriel works with up and coming design houses such as Versant Edition, Hartô, Co Edition, Sahar Famouri, MP Edition as well as many others. The French subsidiary opened a 160 square metre Showroom En that is a hive of activity in Palais Royal (1st district). A haven for designers and interior architects, it is open by appointment only and is reserved for industry professionals.