Duvet Covers December 15, 2017. When you first put that duvet cover on the first thing you are going to notice it the inherent comfort that it will bring to your bedroom. These duvet covers are essentially available in any fabric that you can think of but we get to that in a few minutes. The pure comfort of the material is where people fall in love with these covers. The best part is you can change up the cover with very little effort to either give you that silky sateen feeling or the light airy cotton it really is up to your feelings on the day. Plus this change can make your room pop or add a little substance to the room decor. Plus who does not love the options to change up your entire bed in a flash to what you are feeling that day. The amount of comfort that is available is simply worth going out and getting that duvet cover that you are now really wanting to go out and get!
Duvet Covers December 13, 2017. Duvet Covers have become a popular choice for bedding around the world. Originally it was a type of bedding found in continental Europe or Scandinavia. The Duvet draws its name from the French word for down and that is the material that the quilt that a duvet covers is used with contains. The duvet (or quilt) can contain feathers silk wool cotton polyester batting or other artificial fibers. This duvet is then used with a duvet cover to keep it clean or to coordinate it with the decor of a room. The duvet may be confused with a quilt but the distinction is typically that a quilt is used on top of other bedding a duvet is used as the sole bedcovering.
Duvet Covers December 12, 2017. The duvet story begins a few centuries ago with down comforters in Europe and silk comforters in Asia. Both comforters required a significant amount of time to make which gave them value. Also both types are excellent insulators but neither one was happy being washed in the local stream nor are they happy in a modern washer.
Duvet Covers December 10, 2017. A duvet known in many countries as a quilt is a thin yielding blanket with a soft filling inside. Its been there from bygone days serving the purpose of either a bed softener or a blanket in many parts of the world. Often there is confusion over the word duvet because in the United States Duvet is referred to as the quilt cover as opposed to the quilt itself. Duvet-covers are used just like a pillow cover to protect the duvet and keep it clean.
Duvet Covers December 08, 2017. Duvet covers are made for use without a top sheet. Therefore they save the cost of top sheets and bed making becomes faster and easier.
Duvet Covers December 07, 2017. One last step in reaching the duvet covers used today took place when the first homemaker became tired of her decorative comforter and realized that she could cover it with a duvet cover to produce a fresh new bedroom look. Blankets and quilts can also be used as duvet inserts so whether one of these preceded the decorative comforter as a duvet insert is not really known.
Duvet Covers December 06, 2017. The more expensive types of duvet inserts down and silk comforters are excellent insulators making the combination of insert and cover very thin and light weight for the amount of insulation and warmth they provide. Other types of inserts that are now available though not equal to down and silk comforters still provide very good bed cover qualities.