How to get oil out of your flax linen?

When cooking in the kitchen, oil stains are inevitable sometimes - they may land on clothes or on your favorite towel. Now you are thinking, “How do I remove oil without consequences?” It should be said that getting oil out of fabric is not...

DIY natural fabric softener for your linen

In one of our previous articles, we’ve shared advice on how to soften itchy linen. Today we’d like to delve a little deeper into this matter and talk about a couple of ways to create a softener for coarse linen using common household...

How to make white linen white again?

The white linen fabric is universal and can be used anywhere - curtains in the kitchen, festive tablecloths for dining or coffee tables and, of course, snow-white bedding. Linen does not require special, enhanced care, and it will last for many...

Powder or liquid detergent: what to choose for your linen?

Detergent for white clothes only, laundry gels in soft capsules, a whole myriad of washing soaps with Alpine meadow scent or without - these days the market can surprise with its many choices. However, such a variety of detergents can...

How to laundry your linen: it’s all in your hands

It is true, flax fabric requires special care. This also applies to washing linen the right way - not only the appearance, but also the lifespan of your favorite linen product depend on it. Let's see how to wash linen items so that they do not lose...

Fabric Shrinkage: Linen and other fabrics (part 2)

How to wash linen to prevent shrinkage? Linen items cannot be washed at temperatures above 40 degrees Celcius. Delicate wash at a temperature of 30 degrees with an additional rinse is the most suitable mode. But it is best to wash flax linen with...

Fabric Shrinkage: linen and other fabrics (part 1)

Most fabrics have this one interesting property - they become smaller in size after washing. This phenomenon is called shrinkage, which is to some extent a characteristic of all natural fabrics. Is it possible to somehow deal with it? Or is it...

How to iron linen?

Linen: ironing tips We all know well that ironing linen is not easy. Ever since childhood, you have probably heard from your parents that a linen item is a great responsibility, such item requires special care. This day in age, when the world...

How often should you wash pillows and mattresses?

Pillows: every 3 monthsYour pillow stuffing serves as sponge, absorbing sweat, and with time turns into a real breeding ground for bacteria and mites. Scientists discovered that these microorganisms and their waste and dead cells may constitute up...

Will linen shrink?

Quality linen is the only material whose characteristics improve after each wash – linen items become softer and nicer to touch. Indeed, linen items can shrink if they were washed or dried wrong, especially if you have a 100 % linen fabric....

5 Tips on how to keep your kitchen towels clean and neat

Kitchen is one of the most important rooms in your house or flat. Something is always going on in there: the water flows, the food gets cooked, and the ingredients are being cut. It is impossible to do without dishes and kitchen linens, but they...

How to take care of linen bedding sets?

Appealing, durable, and nice to the touch – quality bedding made of linen has always been considered one of the best. That is why linen has always been quite expensive. However, it is not only a price tag of a linen set that...