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Luxury Bed linen
Luxury bed linen makes a world of difference between mere resting and sleeping. Luxury bed linen come in a range of styles and prints.

The critical function of sleep decides your sense of well-being. Too little sleep may result in certain physiological changes such as irritation, hallucinations and disorientation. On the other hand, quality sleep makes you feel rejuvenated both in terms of mind and body. Choosing the right bed linen compliments quality sleep. Luxury bed linen makes a world of difference between mere resting and sleeping.


Get savvy in selecting luxury bed linen. Choose patterns that reflect your mood and personality and fabrics that suit the season. Read on to find interesting details about household bed linen. Use this as a checklist; add comfort and style to your bedroom. Select the most appropriate luxury bed linen to drape your bed. The feeling of climbing into clean and fresh sheets is a treat after a long and hard day. With the right bed linen, you'll look for ways to snuggle back to bed.


Choosing bed linen

The fabric: Bed linen refers to articles for a bed such as bed sheets, duvets and pillowcases made from linen or cotton. Bed linen is available in different types of cotton such as combed cotton, Egyptian cotton, cotton sateen, percale and supima. Those who have experienced the soft texture and comfort of pure Egyptian cotton may not like the feel of polyester blends.

Luxury beddings are created using silks or satin. Flannel bed linen is suitable only for winter seasons. Pure linen has been around since 14th century. Flax yarn or linen is preferred for a variety of reasons. Historically, linen denotes thread or cloth made of flax. Breathability and crispness is the hallmark of pure linen. Over time it acquires a smooth sheen that feels wonderful against the skin. While cotton percale is crisp and cool to touch, cotton jacquard lends a more stylish effect.


Thread Count: The number of threads woven together is one important factor in determining the quality of bed linen. Checking the thread count is the best way to choose luxury bed linen. Touch and feel the linen. Softer and luxurious feel indicates that the thread count is high. The price proportionately increases with high thread count. It is worth an investment for it can last a lifetime. Fabrics including linen with a thread count higher than 200 are desirable.


Exotic designs: Luxury bed linen in exotic designs suits all types of bedrooms. Be it contemporary, country or traditional, luxury bed linen featuring bold shapes, vivid prints extends a classic touch to the bedroom. Simple patterns such as stripes, plaids and ginghams or plain with corners duly embroidered, custom-designed or exclusive designer collections can create a wonderful ensemble. You can avail the monogramming service offered by luxury bed linen shoppers to add a personal touch. Frette, Bellino Fine Linens, Anichini, Peacock Alley, Pratesi, Yves Delorme are some of the top manufacturers of luxury bed linen.


Bed linen

Pick up bed linen to suit the exact size of your bed. Account for some shrinkage after the first wash. Bed linen can be selected in many a style, from embroidered and scalloped edged to printed and monogrammed. You can select bed linen in floral or paisley prints or go in for solid shades or stripes. Try out jacquard or plaid prints to suit your decor.

You can work wonders on your bedroom decor by mixing solid colored bed linen with a beautifully printed duvet. Bring in the beautiful patterns inspired by nature or opt for a minimalist style. You can pick up bed linen with intricate embroidery, faux fur and velvet or leather.


Luxury bed linen

Finally the fabric you decide entirely depends on the kind of feeling you would like experience. Remember these points while selecting luxury bed linen.


  • Cool crispness

  • Good conductor of heat

  • Highly moisture absorbent

  • Comfortable in all seasons

  • Durable

  • Doesn't fade

  • Wrinkle-free

  • Anti-bed sore properties

Luxury bed linen care

Having spent considerable time and money in selecting luxury bed linen, it's worthwhile to extend the care it deserves. Use these tips to lengthen life of luxury bed linen.


  • Follow bed linen care label instructions

  • Wash colored linens and white linens separately

  • Wash with gentle detergents

  • Keep away from bleaches

  • Select 'gentle' in washer

  • Use lukewarm water

  • Do not use hot water or hot dryer

  • Remove from dryer and fold immediately

  • Avoid using jewelry that may pull

  • During hot/humid seasons, change bed linen more often


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