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How to wash linen bedding


We all prefer few linen bedding for our homes. Linen is a fabric which can be used in summer as well as in winter.

Linen cloth is made up of cellulose found inside the flax plant. It is a natural fabric, which is 30 per cent extra strong and durable than cotton. It becomes softer after use.


Linen is an eco-friendly fabric because flax plant can grow in low water without any pesticides, while cotton plant needs comparatively more water, fertilizers and pest control.

Unlike cotton, linen doesn’t fade its color in few years’ time. If looked after nicely linen remains in its best quality for decades. Its hypo-allergic nature makes it perfect for people with sensitive skin.

Linen bedding is a good thing for summer interior because it gives cool and relax feel to our home. Linen cloth possesses good breathing and moisture -absorbing quality, which helps in maintaining our body temperature and keeping us cool in summer. Its’ insulating property provides warmth and increases cosines in winter season.

But when we look for the linen bedding, quite a few things come in our mind like whether it can be used in winter or not and how to wash linen bedding. The answer is yes, linen can be used in winter and taking care of linen bedding isn’t a big task.

Linen can be laundered. Another best thing with linen cloth is that it doesn’t need too much ironing. Creased look gives rustic charm to it.

So, feel free to use your beautiful linen bedding and leave your worry of cleaning with us. We Farthings Cambridge, are here to help you out.

At Farthings, we take appropriate care of all linen clothes to keep them in their original shape, color and pattern. We look forward to welcome you soon.


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