Chilly winter is about to come and you are thinking of buying quilt cover set for your bedding furnishings. You have collected so much information on various fabrics designs, sizes, patterns, online shopping centers and stores close to you. But still, there is one question in your mind. Which fabric should I select for the quilt cover set? Here we are presenting the various quilt cover set fabrics and their comparison so that you can make your decision correctly.
Now, for textile furnishings manufacturers, vast variety of material to fabricate the quilt covers is available as they have to keep in mind the taste of everyone. As a result of this, home furnishing market presents them in all sorts of fabrics. Therefore to understand the advantages of various fabric let’s first of all have a look at different fabric. These can be categorized as:
If you are looking easy to wash & maintain type of quilt cover set then there is nothing better than cotton. Cotton quilt covers are also organic and eco-friendly in nature & completely fits into the green concept of home furnishings. They also last long and very warm. You will also find cotton quilted covers. In these quilted covers, cotton or polywool’s sheet is inserted and stitched to provide extra warmth and coziness. Cotton is also very durable and a strong fabric so most widely used.
Silk like cotton is also a natural fiber that is produced from silk worm. So undoubtedly it also has organic & eco-friendly capability. These silk quilt covers are also warm and hypo allergic. Silk is also known for its long life and has ever green shine. Quilt cover made up of silk will also retain its shape for longer period of time & is relatively smooth. But on the other hand these are very high on maintenance. Every time you have to dry-clean then and follow the proper laundry instructions.
Satin quilt cover sets are also in vogue. But make sure to check that the lower side of it is made up of cotton fabric otherwise it will be very slippery, uncomfortable and cool. These quilt covers are generally used for elegance and style. So if you are buying just for the decor then go for satin fabric.
Polycotton quilt covers are made up natural fiber that is cotton and synthetic material that can be polyester. These resist wrinkles and easy to launder. It is also very easy to dry these after wash. For the extra warmth you can either go for the quilted covers that has been described earlier or you can purchase the flannel quilt covers . Flannel is a very warm and soft fabric, but it is very heavy.
So you can choose different quilt cover sets based on fabric and as per your need as each material has its own advantage. Hope you can now make your decision on the type fabric.
Happy shopping 🙂