Perfect Duvet

Your guide to the perfect duvet

Your guide to the perfect duvet

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Cold, blustery nights are setting in – now’s the time to ditch your light summer bedding and opt for something that will keep you cosy. But what to choose? Filled bedding products come with a number of different fillings which all have their own specific properties and can affect the quality of your sleep. Here’s a guide to some of the different types available. Synthetic products Today’s synthetic bedding ranges have been developed to offer exclusive benefits that are unachievable in natural fillings. The non-allergenic and washable properties of synthetic bedding ranges make for a practical alternative for those who are sensitive to natural fillings. Hollowfibre This synthetic filling is a thread of fibre with a hole running up the middle. This traps air more effectively t
CARING FOR YOUR DOWN DUVET

CARING FOR YOUR DOWN DUVET

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SPOT CLEANING If you need to clean a spot stain, do so as follows; Move the down away from the area you wish to clean. Use a mild soap or spot remover and gently rub it into the stain. Rinse well with water; try not to wet any of the down. Use either a hair dryer to dry the wet fabric or put it into a dryer and set on air fluff only. GENERAL CLEANING If your duvet requires a maintenance cleaning we recommend that you employ the services of a professional cleaners. However, if you wish to clean your duvet yourself please; Use a mild Soap only. Harsh detergents can strip the down of its natural oils, making the down brittle. Rinse thoroughly. Double rinse to be sure as residual soap will cause the down to lose loft. Because of the size of duvets, most home washers and dryer...
CHOOSING YOUR DUVET

CHOOSING YOUR DUVET

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Choosing a duvet can be an intimidating and confusing process as marketers try to find new ways to make their products seem better than the rest without incurring additional costs. They often sell you on thread count and pattern of the shell, the type and origin of the fill or the quantity of the fill that they focus on. At Daniadown we believe the true value of a duvet is the comfort it provides. The comfort in helping you sleep better as well of the comfort of your pocket book. That is why we have developed our duvets to give you good, better and best in both warmth and in price. Any amount of money you pay is wasted if you are not comfortable under a duvet and that is why the first step is to determine your comfort level. 1. CHOOSE YOUR COMFORT LEVEL When choosing a comfort level...
What Is a Duvet Cover Set?

What Is a Duvet Cover Set?

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What's as cozy and warm as a comforter, but more lightweight and easier to maintain? If you guessed a duvet, you are correct. A duvet, typically filled with down, feathers or synthetic fibers, is essentially a large, pillow-like bag designed to fit your mattress without hanging off the edges. It is normally white or beige and meant to be used with a protective cover. Imagine a pillow sliding into a pillowcase, and that's more or less how a duvet and its cover function. A full duvet set usually comes with two matching pillow shams. Typically, you can purchase duvet cover sets which come with a duvet (which acts as a comforter), a cover (the comforter's casing) and pillow shams. Before you run out and purchase a duvet cover set, it's important to know a thing or two about how they differ ...
WHAT IS A DUVET

WHAT IS A DUVET

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There is some confusion in defining a duvet. Some people call it a "quilt", "bed spread", or "comforter". What is a Duvet Cover vs Comforter Cover The origin of the word "duvet" dates back to the 1750s. It’s a French word meaning "down". According to Dictionary.com, a duvet is usually a down-filled quilt that often has a removable cover. A quilt is defined as: a coverlet for a bed made of two layers of fabric with some soft substance, as wool or down between them and stitched in patterns or tufted through all thickness in order to prevent the fill from shifting. It is easy to understand why there is confusion between a "duvet" and a "comforter". They are not necessarily the same thing; however, depending on where you are from, it is possible that these words interchangeably. Duve