Angie Page Duvet Cover July 24th, 2018 - 21:32:16
However, choosing the best duvet cover is not as easy as it seems. If you want some tips, read the paragraphs below about choosing the best cover for your duvet.
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.
What is advantageous, convenient and fascinating with a this bed linen is that it allows you to keep the same look in your bedroom in winter and in summer. When it gets cold, you simply change a lighter weight duvet for a heavier one and when the weather gets warm, you can insert inside the lighter one in place of a heavier duvet. However, if you want to have a constant change in the look of your room, you can have one duvet and multiple duvet cover sets with different patterns, colors and textures.
Special duvet covers to battle the dust-mites. Asthma sufferers or allergy prone sufferers have a hard time keeping the dust-mites in check. Dust-mites are microscopic arachnids which thrive on dust especially in the down fillings of pillows and quilts. They comprise of almost 80% of the dust around the house!
The duvet itself cannot be washed because the filling would be ruined, most especially in the case of real down filling. This is why duvet covers are so useful. They serve as a giant pillow case over the duvet. Buttons, zippers or ties at the top of the duvet keep the cover secured until you need to remove it. The covers can be laundered with the sheets and pillow cases in a washer at home, for your convenience.
When you are looking at that comforter and seeing that terrible stain in the middle of it, we both know you are going is it that noticeable? Well worry no more, if you have a duvet cover on the comforter you will no longer have to clean that comforter, only the cover. For washing, these are the best things in the world. Throw into the washer on either warm or cold, use a nice mild detergent and let it do its thing. When it is done, the duvet cover can right in the dryer on low heat of course and you are done. It is that simple, you cannot say that much for your comforter, and you will be ecstatic at the results. No more time wasted when you take a full day to wash and dry your comforter, instead you are good to go in a couple of hours.