A beautiful bedroom and a great night’s sleep are a luxury, follow these simple tips for buying your bed linen for a great nights sleep.
Image: Linen House
Firstly look at the thread count of your linen. The thread count is the number of fibres woven per square inch of material. Thehigher your thread count is the better the quality your bed linen will be. Quality percale bed linen starts at a 400 thread count.
Image: West Elm
When looking at the thread count of your bed linen, take into consideration what season you are buying for. For the cooler months you may prefer flannelette sheets or a polycotton mix.
For the warmer months use cotton or bamboo sheets that will be cooler. This lovely quilt cover from West Elm is translated from an original painting created by one of their designers, the Organic Vine Lattice Quilt Cover is crafted from 100% organic cotton.
Wash your sheets and pillowcases weekly or fortnightly with a detergent that contains no bleaching agents or enzymes, as they could cause your bed linen to discolor. Follow the manufacturers guild lines. I love to dry my bed linen outside on the clothes line, the sun will help to brighten your whites.
Image: Abode Living
A subtle weave of two natural fibres combine to create this tonal leopard design from Abode Living. The tencel component in this stunning fabric gives it an exceptionally silky handle. It also allows the fabric to be naturally wrinkle-resistant, breathable and environmentally sustainable. The quilt cover is finished with a hidden button closure and the Europe pillowcase a 1cm mini oxford edge. Made in Europe exclusively for Abode.
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The refined style of this classic design will add an air of elegance to any stylish home. The organic leaf print is enhanced by charming embroidered birds scattered across the soft grey background, adding a lovely touch of colour to this timeless design. Printed on crisp cotton percale and finished with a stylish, pin tucked edge, coordinate Morning Light with the matching cushion to complete the look.
Have fun choosing your new bed linen to make your bedroom beautiful and enjoy a great nights sleep. Sweet Dreams.