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55 Egyptian Cotton Coverlet Stories
Coverlet, Duvet, Quilt, Comforter: What's the Difference?
"bedspread, coverlet, quilt, duvet, comforter, blanket — what do they all mean, what do... duvet, or coverlet. Sometimes they are so long, they go to the floor. The $80 coverlet... queen coverlet is $360 without shipping. I expect there are people who can pay that... for a coverlet, but I best most houzz readers cannot. I have an issue with a duvet... a 100% cotton duvet cover to make a more interesting piece. I love antique linen..."
8 Ways to Enjoy the Purity of Cotton at Home
There's much more to cotton than clothes. Bedding, upholstery and even headboards let you luxuriate in this natural fabric in every room
"more to cotton than clothes. Bedding, upholstery and even headboards let you luxuriate... fabrics, cotton is the best selling worldwide. What makes cotton so desirable? This... to use cotton fabric in home decor.... look cotton gives to every room. Great article! I like light cotton in home decor... I'm a cotton gal. Don't wear anything unless it's 100% cotton. I disagree with... I love cotton, I have a family and also design homes for a lot of families and I love..."
Guest Picks: Slumber in Serenity in a Naturally Elegant Bedroom
Resolve to sleep restfully this year in a soothing bedroom awash in neutral colors and luxurious fabrics
"fabrics like Egyptian cotton and Belgian linen in solids or muted patterns. Here are some... percent Egyptian cotton duvet covers and shams. The tone-on-tone white is understated... percent cotton sateen sheet set. I like the rustic mix of strands of bone-colored beads... these coverlets can help create your super-soft sanctuary. This oatmeal Roman shade... percent cotton. It is available with a blackout liner to keep the bedroom dark. I..."
13 Simple Steps to a Perfectly Made Bed
"folded coverlets, piles of pillows arranged just so and smooth sheets pulled tight... with "egyptian cotton" linen spray (Bed,Bath, and Beyond) and you will think you're... organic cotton fitted flannel sheet, and in the summer an organic cotton smooth sheet... made from Egyptian, organic, and pure cotton. Even a lower thread count in one of these... rolling the coverlet at the foot for a fresh look! Denise, check out some hospital corner..."
The Lowdown on Bed Skirts
Sure, they hide the dust bunnies. But when you know all the options, bed skirts can rack up major style points too
"duvets, coverlets, quilts and throw pillows, the bed skirt often becomes a forgotten... buy a coverlet for a larger-sized bed. All cotton bedspreads are also great for allergy... length coverlet for me to place under the quilt. The top of the coverlet is a sheet... weekly so a cotton or polyester bed skirt would just be thrown in with the rest. Thank... plain, all cotton ones in a small diamond matelasse pattern for not much over $100 for..."
8 Frame and Bedding Matchups for a Beautifully Made Bed
Goodbye, sloppy sheets and carelessly tossed throw pillows; hello, bed looks skillfully put together for sweet slumber
"crisp coverlet? With those questions in mind, I put together examples of some common... simple coverlet is not going to cut it as far as warmth goes in the winter. Question:... used a coverlet tucked in and put the duvet at the foot of the bed for colder nights... White cotton sheets and pillow cases. The top sheet must be tucked at the bottom... crisp coverlet tucked in all around. A coverlet is different from a duvet because..."
Kitchen Counters: Granite for Incredible Longevity
This natural stone has been around for thousands of years, and it comes in myriad color options to match any kitchen
Color Your World With Otomi Embroidery
Splash your rooms with the colorful goodness of this Mexican patterned fabric, for a dose of cheer on even a rainy day
Nature’s Color Wisdom: Lessons on Pink From the Great Outdoors
Leave your assumptions about pink at the princess playhouse door. Head outside instead for shades from shocking to subtle
Simple Pleasures: The Joy of Fresh Sheets
Make your bed a place of comfort and relaxation with good-quality linens, ample pillows and other pleasing accoutrements
"fiber. Egyptian cotton is a thiner longer fiber -- a twist of 3 ply Egyptian will... preference is Egyptian Cotton sheets. Nothing worse than polyester cotton blend ! Enjoyed... 500 ct Egyptian cotton, mine is the best "hotel" in town. http://www.thecompanystore... vers Egyptian Cotton all the WAY! When the Westin or W Hotel sites have their... Pratesi egyptian cotton sheets (bought at Home Sense) and am willing to iron them when..."
How to Choose the Perfect Bedsheets
Don't lose any shut-eye over scratchy or ill-fitting sheets; our mini guide to materials, thread count and fit will help you sleep tight
"Pima, Egyptian & Sea Island cottons are longer cotton fiber lengths from the cotton... 200 on Egyptian cotton sheets and the second time I washed them the fitted sheet was... dried. Cotton/polyester blends will not shrink nearly as much as 100% cotton. The... heirloom cotton pillow cases need ironing, my loosely woven linen/cotton blend doesn't... or any cotton sheets, pill? Which cotton sheets with a sateen feel don't pill?Anyone..."
Genius Home Prep: A Guest Room in a Box
"lighter Egyptian cotton). I also took advantage of a bedding sale, "any size for X... can't wash Egyptian Cotton sheets in hot water, but I use Shaklee Laundry Booster and... set of cotton sheets for summer and flannel for winter for our office/guest room.... unisex cotton bathrobe. I set out the towels. I always put either a vase of flowers... purchase the coverlet for your guests? I love it and am looking for something like this..."
5 Ingredients to a Romantic Bedroom
"combed, Egyptian or Pima cotton. I even spent $100.00 at Overstock for a set of 1000... nature of cotton? Any way to prevent it from happening the next time I break out a new... matlasse coverlets from JC Penney just so the beds didn't look pathetic. Well, the... quality cotton yarns, like Egyptian, Pima, or Supima cotton that gets a smoother and... 'combed cotton' -a process that removes shorter staple fibers. Bottom line is, the..."
Rest Easy: Myth Busting for Bedding and Mattresses
"Genuine Egyptian cotton known for long staples is praised as is "Egyptian" cotton grown... a 100% cotton cover then we add a thick 100% cotton mattress pad. That seems to be... longer the cotton staple (fewer ends) taken from the cotton plant and twisted into thread... polished cotton, which isn't my favorite fabric. I blame Oprah for the thread count... organic cotton? I just moved into a bungalow and my queen mattress wouldn't fit into..."
Bedding Trends: Tailored and Tucked In
"tailored coverlet, tucking things in, etc. I agree with bovagoods. I don't think... tucked in coverlet but can't be bothered to tuck it in (bad back.) A folded duvet sits... beautiful coverlet folded at the foot... in the warmer months, I just reverse the order... being the coverlet and the big, rolled over comforter/duvet graces the foot of the bed... with two cotton sheets and blankets. Really there is no time in this house for all that..."