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Bed linen history

Bed linen fabrics, Bed linen history, Choosing bed linen, Upholstery linen fabrics
Linen: the Elegant and Luxury Fabric for Your Bedding
March 30, 2015 at 10:48 am 0
Ever wondered if you know everything about linen, the amazing and durable fabric? Well, it is time you find out if everything you knew is the truth and if you know all of it. Today we are introducing linen, the elegant and luxury fabric, that is perfect your bed, bath, kitchen and even more. (more…)
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Bed linen fabrics, Bed linen history
Sweet dreams with linen bedding
June 7, 2013 at 12:00 pm 0
What type of beddings would you use, if you can choose any of them? The variety of beddings is very huge, in every shop you can find different colors, materials, sizes. There are many beautiful designs that would make you bedroom stylish and luxurious. But is style the most important thing? We don’t think so. The most important thing is a comfort and then style of course. But what if we could combine both? Sounds great and it’s possible! The solution is quality bed linen. line bedding Many years ago there were one material, which has been used for making clothes, tablecloths, curtains and beddings. Our grandmothers were used to wear linen dresses and skirts. They used to make all the stuff they need by their own hands. Such handmade stuff, like wedding dresses, casual dresses, beddings and other linen products were giving to their daughters as presents from generation to generation. (more…)
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Some History: From Flax Plant to Linen Fabric
November 9, 2012 at 1:46 pm 0

Linen fabric is one of the oldest in the world. It is made from the stems of the flax plant and was a widely used and very important textile before cotton and other fibers. To produce linen fabric only the best fibers are used but other parts are not wasted as well as this is why linen fabric is eco-friendly and flax plant appreciated that much. The left over parts - linseeds, oil, straw, lower-quality fiber are used in producing a wide range of products: from lino, soap, healthy oil to paper and even cattle feed.

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Best conditions to grow flax plants are well-drained soil and a cool, humid environment. European climate is perfect for this –flax grown in Western and Eastern Europe is regarded the best for best quality linen fiber. Flax (aka common flax or linseed or by scientifical name Linum usitatissimum) is a member of the plant family Linaceae. (more…)

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Bed linen history
Short overview of bed linen history
January 24, 2012 at 12:37 pm 0
Today we tend to take our bedding for granted. But people haven't always had access to comfortable beds and bed linen. As we can imagine, man slept on the cold hard ground before he started to form a pile of leaves, straw, and twigs to create a more comfortable sleeping place. Later the idea of elevated sleeping platform emerged - it's been more than 3,000 years since the Egyptians discovered that sleeping on a surface that was raised off the ground is much more comfortable. Ancestors of nowadays beds and mattresses were invented. (more…)
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