The short answer is; it depends on whether you’re looking for a more budget-oriented or a more visually appealing material. The infographic below will help you to make an informed decision before choosing between sling fabric and vinyl strap. For first time buyers who do not know the difference between the two, trying to choose outdoor furniture without a decent understanding of each material and its use case will surely result in a poor choice. There are significant differences in price, durability and appearance among other factors.
As you can see, both sling fabric and vinyl strap have their pros and cons. Your choice greatly depends on matching your budget or the style of a place of business.
If you’re looking to quickly fill a large area while fitting a budget, we recommend Vinyl Strap.
When only the best will do, or if you only need a small quantity of chairs, we recommend Sling Fabric.