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October 2012

Choosing bed linen
Creating Calming Space with Linen Bed Linen
October 31, 2012 at 2:19 pm 0

Although an enormous array of colors, shades and patterns are nowadays available in linen bed linen market, specialist interior designers for image aware homeowners suggest deciding on natural shades.

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While there certainly are some people that may possibly claim that vibrant, striking and even garish colors have their place in the bedding choices of customers; lots of interior designers propose choosing elegant, neutral and comforting shades of linen bed linen. Pure linen fabric itself is a natural product made of flax plant and choosing linen bed linen sets in more neutral tones adds even more understated elegance. And this combination can result in the sense of calmness in a bedroom and create a refreshing space for relaxation. (more…)

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Bed Linen Care
5 Steps of Your Linen Bed Linen Proper Care
October 17, 2012 at 11:00 am 0

It is widely accepted that good quality linen bed linen improves the quality of sleep that we get. Unfortunately, we often do not know how to properly care of our luxurious linen bedding in which we have invested. And this results in unwillingly shortening the life and quality of our precious bed linen. Here are 5 simple steps to follow when taking care for your linen bed linen.

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1. Read the care labels! It sounds obvious, but it’s surprising how little of us actually do this when purchasing linen bed linen or / and laundering it for the first time! Care labels are meant to provide all the specific information you need to launder your linen bedding properly. The instructions are based on the fabric and weaving type, thread count, dye type and other features. Take few seconds to familiarize with manufacturer’s advices and guidelines. (more…)

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Bed linen fabrics, Bedding linen design
Altering the Bedroom with Cotton or Linen Bed Linen
October 10, 2012 at 11:01 am 0
If an idea of home improvement came to your head, apart from new kitchen or bathroom, think also of your bedroom – you can completely change the look and feel of your bedroom at very minimal cost simply by purchasing new bedding and/or changing your cotton bedding to, for example, linen bed linen. Linen bedlinen sets are extremely popular nowadays and can alter the overall atmosphere in the room.

One faces hundreds upon hundreds of choices of all different colors and designs when trying to find something suitable for his or her tastes. Choices are, of course, wonderful, but when trying to make a decision, they have to be narrowed down. In fact, when buying quality – cotton or linen – bedlinen sets there are three main factors that comprise great bed sheets. They are: the material, the thread count and the hand. (more…)
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Bed linen fabrics, Choosing bed linen
Differences between Percale and Sateen Bed Linen Sheets
October 4, 2012 at 10:22 am 0
When choosing bed linen sheets we often face terms percale and sateen. Although we know they are different but what are the differences exactly? Do they matter a lot when choosing what bedding to sleep in? Both percale and sateen are simply two types of fabric that are often associated with bed linens and they differ only in the way that they are woven.

All the fabrics are woven using warp threads (the ones that run up and down) and the weft thread (the ones that run across). The arrangement of warp threads and weft thread determines what type of fabric we will have. So only this different arrangement is what makes percale and sateen two separate fabrics. (more…)
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