Why is linen more expensive than cotton?

It is not so easy to grow flax plants. It feels comfortable only at moderate temperatures, in good lighting, with lots of daylight and at adequate moisture. Not only quantity but also quality of the harvest gets worse during resowing at the same...

How to store bread correctly?

Our ancestors wrapped bread in linen towels or canvas fabric to help keep its freshness and tastiness. Some women knew special secrets to keep bread and save it to the last crumb. They wrapped it in a white fabric or paper to keep it soft and...

How to prepare linen fabric for sewing

Every fabric has its own unique character. It is a fact well-known for anyone who had to sew at least once. And of course linen is no exception. Moreover, in addition to all its amazing qualities like airflow conductance, durability and long-term...

Hemstitch – Back to Basics

Imagine a cozy rustic house decorated with hemstitched textile and your young great-grandma holding an embroidery hoop and a needle. Wood crackles in a fireplace, a soft howling of the blizzard is heard outside the window, and a masterpiece is born...

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 happening there: the water flows, the food is cooked, and the ingredients are cut. It is impossible to do without dishes and kitchen linen that tend to become...

How often should I wash and clean kitchen towels?

Kitchen towels should be washed after each use. Dishcloths and kitchen towels are the most dangerous breeding grounds for bacterial contamination in your kitchen. The best temperature for bacterial growth is 37°C (98F), and dirty kitchen towels...

Why are linen curtains good for you?

Modern linen curtains will be perfect for any spaces and various interior decors. The only thing you need is to take the nuances of natural material into consideration. Luxury gardines will be a perfect decoration for your...

How to choose the right kitchen towel?

Let’s think, why we need a kitchen towel at all. At first glance, a kitchen towel does not seem an important accessory in the kitchen. We pay way more attention to choosing of top-notch knives, pans, casseroles with different...

Linen towels are the best choice for your kitchen

Linen fabric has been popular for many centuries. It has something to do with both fashion for natural things and advantages of the flax. Besides, this fabric looks very stylish and will fit into any décor. Nowadays, every thing possible is made of...