Home / Duvets / blue and white duvet covers / Sweet Looking Blue And White Duvet Cover Charlotte Floral Comforter Bedding By Laura Ashley Set Covers King Sumptuous Incredible Queen Sweetgalas Inside Best Images On
mmbn Duvets September 04th, 2018 - 06:12:03
What is a Duvet Comforter Cover? Duvets originated in Europe. and were made from down feathers of the eider duck. which is known for its usefulness as an insulator and is called eider down. So what exactly is a duvet? A duvet is essentially a bag filled with feathers. that you use as a blanket. So. you may be wondering. what exactly is the difference between a duvet and a comforter? Well. a comforter is to be used in conjunction with other bedding. The traditional use for a comforter is you make your bed with a bottom sheet. a top sheet. one or more blankets. and then the comforter on top. A duvet however is usually used all by itself. When using a duvet. the common practice is that you do not use sheets or blankets. you use only a duvet.
Bedding however can be a great living and hiding place for all sorts of dust and dirt and duvets are no different. Dust mites can thrive in the duvet and it`s important that it be cleaned regularly. If you are allergic to dust and dust mites it would be especially important to find a duvet cover that is resistant to dust mites passing through the material. Cleaning the duvet seems as though it could be a challenging process. A large commercial washing machine is recommended for a duvet to be cleaned. You should not have a duvet dry cleaned as the chemicals may damage the filler material. If you choose to dry your duvet in the dryer you should stop it periodically and break up any lumps of damp filler material that have clumped together. You should also use low heat to dry your duvet.
If you must wash it in a machine. do not under expose it to dryer any circumstances. A dryer can cause a fire hazard due to the duvet`s huge size. The duvet can also burn and start a fire. The only type of duvets that can be cleaned in a washing machine is one filled with synthetic fibre. Dry cleaning something made of synthetic fibre is not necessary.
However. do not place such a duvet in a dryer because it would definitely catch on fire. A duvet that`s washed in a machine should be set out to dry on a flat surface. Thus. because care is so important after buying organic duvets. buying a duvet cover is essential.