Pearlie Witt Duvet Cover July 12th, 2018 - 09:34:55
Make sure that the duvet cover is not to cheap or flimsy or it will not provide protection for the duvet or comforter inside. If you get a good quality duvet cover, you will be able to wash it many times and will hardly ever have to clean the duvet, which is much more difficult.
A duvet, known in many countries as a quilt, is a thin yielding blanket with a soft filling inside. It's 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.
Natural fabrics such as cotton are usually better for pet owners who do not want to be constantly cleaning pet hair off the cover for your duvet. It would also help to get a cover that has a high thread count. Stay away from polyester and other artificial fabrics. If you do need to clean pet hair off of your duvet, run over it with a damp sponge and that should do the trick.
In the United States, many people say "duvet" when referring to a duvet cover; whereas, in Europe and in Canada, most people refer to a down comforter as a duvet. Duvets are like comforters, except that they have duvet covers which are replaceable and washable, much like large pillowcases.
Another factor to consider is the cover closures. These covers are fastened using different kinds of closures like zippers, buttons, hook-n-loop strips, ties, and snaps. Make sure that the closures are of high quality. for example, the zippers should me sturdy and buttons should be sewn firmly. This way, when it is time for you to wash the cover, you can easily remove it form the bedding without having any trouble. And when you put it in the washer, you do not have to worry about the zipper getting stuck or the buttons becoming loose because they are not strong enough.
The first thing that you need to know about when you are looking for a duvet cover for your bed is the size. The sizes of duvets are really all over the board. You want to first start by measuring your comforter for width and height. If you have a fluffy comforter then you need to account for the depth realizing that they will takes some extra inches for your duvet. If you are looking for a really nice duvet, many retail shops should be able to help you get a custom size if you need it.