How to Care for Adire Fabrics

How to Care for Adire Fabrics

How to Care for Adire Fabrics Originating from the Yoruba people in Southwest Nigeria, adire is a cotton fabric that has been resist-dyed using indigo. This gorgeous textile takes on a look similar to batik or shibori fabrics. Traditionally, adire dyeing has always...
Caring for Cotton Fabrics

Caring for Cotton Fabrics

Caring for Cotton Fabrics Cotton fabric is made from a natural plant fibre and is widely used in clothes and table linens for everything from delicate baby onesies to denim blue jeans. The fibres can be woven or knit to produce comfortable, breathable fabrics. Cotton...
How to Care for Embroidered Clothes

How to Care for Embroidered Clothes

How to Care for Embroidered Clothes Embroidered clothes, whether done by hand or machine, features elaborate stitches made by applying thread on a base fabric which can be cotton, wool, linen, silk or a synthetic. The threads can be wool, cotton, metallic, silk or...
Choosing the Right Pillow for You

Choosing the Right Pillow for You

Choosing the Right Pillow for You When you really need a good night’s sleep after the stress of the day, the wrong pillow can be a pain in the neck literally and figuratively. An ill-fitting pillow is not only a sleep thief that keeps you from waking up feeling truly...
How to Care for Your Duvets

How to Care for Your Duvets

How to Care for Your Duvets. It is important to take proper care of your duvets in order to prolong their life and keep them looking good. A duvet does not need to be washed often as the duvet cover keeps it covered and clean. If you spill on your duvet then rather...