Silk Properties & Benefits

Besides its luxurious softness and lustrous beauty, there are a variety of other benefits that silk offers that other fabrics.

Satin is a type of weave that has a lustrous front and a dull back. Charmeuse is a lightweight fabric woven with a satin weave. Both Satin and Charmeuse can be made from natural & synthetic fibers, like silk, polyester, and nylon. Charmeuse Satin Definition A soft, smooth lightweight fabric woven with a satin weave
Silk and polyester are two widely used fabrics in textile industry. Silk is often used in high-end bed sheets & delicate clothing like silk nighties; while polyester is often used in outerwear because of its high tenacity and durability. Polyester is a strong fiber and consequently can withstand strong and repetitive movements. The main difference

Differences Between Silk and Wool

Both silk and wool are natural fibers obtained from animals. Silk from silkworm cocoons and wool from furry animals like goats. They both keep warm and are used in bed sheets and high-end clothes. Yet, they have many difference, the following chart displays their differences in many aspects. Silk Wool Origin Silk is produced from
People all want to wake up with perfect skin and hair, but in real life, it often turns out to be weird grooves etched across faces and less shiny hair than last night. The easiest way to keep skin and hair in good condition after a long night sleep is sleeping on silk pillowcases. Why?
There are different types of bed sheets, including microfiber, cotton, bamboo & silk sheets. There are two most popular types: silk sheets & Egyptian cotton sheets. Both of them have their advantages and disadvantages in different aspects. Silk Sheets Egyptian Cotton Sheets Source Natural protein fiber from silkworm cocoons, primarily sourced from China in Asia

Different Types of Bed Sheets

There are mainly four types of bed sheets: microfiber, cotton, bamboo & silk sheets.  Below are some of their pros and cons, which will help you make the right decision when buying bed sheets. Pros Cons Microfiber Sheets Synthetic fibers, like polyesters, nylon Microfiber is and tightly woven, it repels stains and water, making them
A comforter is made up with a duvet cover & comforter fillings. Duvet Cover: Cotton or Silk? Duvet covers are either cotton or silk.  They both have their advantages and disadvantages. Pros Cons Cotton Duvet Cover Naturally temperature regulating ability keeps you cool in summer and warm in cold winter. Quality cotton duvet cover improves
Almost everything has advantages and disadvantages, so does silk comforters. Cons of Silk Filled Comforters High Cost: Making silk is a time-consuming, accurate and demanding process. Difficult to Care: Silk is very delicate. We cannot treat them like cotton. To remove some stains from silk, you had better send it to dry cleaning. Besides, frequent

What Is Mulberry Silk

Mulberry silk, made from silkworms raised in captivity under stringent conditions, is the most expensive high quality silk. Why is mulberry silk so expensive? We should know how mulberry silk is made at first. How Mulberry Silk is Made? Silkworm moth lays eggs, and it dies after lays 500 eggs. Place these eggs in a
Is there anything that can keep people cool in summer and warm in winter? The answer is silk. Silk has a natural sagging ability, which can gently touch and hug the body to keep the heat when it is cold. And, silk will suck away the body’s moisture to make people feel cool and comfortable.
In ancient China, only the rich and powerful people can have silk. Today, everyone can own high-quality silk bedding. However, do you know the benefits and advantages of silk bedding? Silk Breathes Silk comforters usually contain more than one hundred layers of silk, making it incredibly breathable and comfortable. Silk will suck away the body’s
Dupioni silk yarns and its products are increasingly popular on the international market in recent years. However, reeling technology of dupioni silk yarns relatively fell behind, the features of dupioni silk was not obvious, the degree of robotization was relatively lower, the quality of product was cheesy. So, the mechanism of producing feature of dupioni