Colleen Nicholson Duvet Cover July 12th, 2018 - 11:58:48
Duvet covers are very popular these days and they are great for styling a bed. Essentially, a duvet cover is just a really big slip cover for your comforter. This allows you to change the style of your bed very easily, however they do serve and practical function as well.
A duvet cover is a large sort of pillowcase that is used to encase the duvet and protect it from getting dirty. Most duvet owners use duvet covers because they are much easier to launder than the actual duvet. There are a nearly unlimited number of different designs for duvet covers, ranging from solid colors to elaborate patterns.
As they are available in many sizes you can make your choice depending on the type of duvet that you have. The three main types of duvet covers are the twin, full, queen and the king. When you go to the market or if you are purchasing them online, make sure that you know the size of your bed. This is because you cannot buy a king size duvet cover for a small bed. On a similar note, you cannot buy a small one for a big bed. This will make your bed to look funny and not as elegant as you want it look.
Duvet covers have been around for a long time, but most Americans were not aware of them until relatively recently. Through the twentieth century their general acceptance and popularity has gone from obscure to a level where even many husbands know what they are. The development of the duvet will provide a little background to the advantages that duvet covers will bring to your decorating arsenal.
It comes in a variety of materials, and we are going to look at some of the better options for your home. Cotton, or cotton blends will be a durable way to keep your comforter safe. It is going to be a cool breathable material that will suit any room or person, plus is great for those warm summer nights. Polyester is going to a bit of a cheaper material to go with, if prices are going to be an issue. It has the added bonus of being anti-allergy material, but it does not breath too well. For those cold winter nights, flannel is the way to go with your duvet cover. This material will keep you toasty warm, but for those summer nights you will need to switch it up as you will be dying of heat exhaustion.
Just because of a few unique characteristics of the duvet covers, most people are buying duvets. One of their unique facet is their maintenance. As a user you hardly need to worry about them because they are not hard to maintain at all. Of late, numerous people have appreciated this fact and,as a result, these covers have leapfrogged to the apex on their popularity scale in the United States of America and the whole of Europe to name a few areas.