Bathroom Linen – What Are They?

February 8, 2013 Posted by admin

We talk a lot in our blog about bathroom linen and sometimes maybe a question of what are they may arise. Bathroom towels? Bath sheets? What else? So let’s see.
Quality linens placed in our bathrooms help to generate the enjoyable sensation of checking into a chick hotel or entering a luxurious spa. Either for our guest or for ourselves. Conventional bathroom linen comprises of bath towels, bath sheets, washcloths, bathrobes, rugs and mats. The choices within this repertoire will determine the comfort and relaxation level you yourself, your family and guests will experience while using the bathroom. Fabrics, quality of the production, colors, and styles are also important to making the feel.

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Keeping Bath Towels Fresh Without Bleaching Them

February 2, 2013 Posted by admin

Imagine when you step out of the shower, fresh, clean and nice-smelling, and find only smelly towels to wrap yourself up in. Yuck! And it is quite usual situation. Thing is, when a wet towel or bath sheet hangs in a warm, moist bathroom, mold and mildew tend to grow in the fibers of the bathroom linen, causing a musty, stinky odor. One can fight the mold and mildew with some bleach, but while this removes the odor, bleaching can also remove color from your bath towels.

One way of avoiding such situations is using linen towels that are thin and dry instantly, but if linen towels or linen bathroom sheets are not the ones you like, luckily, there is a way to keep your towels fresh without bleaching. Follow these steps: (more…)

A Tea Towel: Some History

January 16, 2013 Posted by admin

A tea towel is a necessity in every kitchen – it is about the size of a hand towel and usually used for drying dishes, counters and wiping hands. Cotton and linen tea towels are quite different today from those in the beginning.

Tea towels as household linen have their origins in Victorian England. Linen tea towels played a role in traditional tea time ritual in English homes. But in contemporary world their use has diminished with the decline of the tea time ritual itself. Nowadays tea towels can be decorative wall hangings as well as just mundane utility cloths. (more…)

Organize Your Bathroom Towels

January 9, 2013 Posted by admin

Cotton or linen towels are a necessity in every bathroom. Most of us use bath towels, hand towels, decorative towels and towels for cleaning. First of all they serve their function, of course, but we all know they also add to the décor of a bathroom. In order to keep your bathroom neat, you need to organize your towels properly.

Your everyday bath towels have to be hanged in a place where they will be able to dry quickly after use. A towel bar on the wall or shower door is a solution if only one towels is usually used. If multiple people use the bathroom, and therefore there usually are multiple wet towels, a towel holder with several hooks will do the work. Spread the hooks out enough to allow the bathroom linen dry properly between uses. (more…)

Decorating Bathroom for Christmas and Linen Towels

December 13, 2012 Posted by admin

Linen towels and Christmas decoration of a bathroom? Yes! Although for most families it is traditional to decorate only their living spaces in the home, like the living room or kitchen, to really enjoy the holiday spirit you would want to decorate more of your living environments. Bathroom is a place we spend important time of our day – getting ready in the morning and relaxing in the evening, so why not to expand Christmas spirit there? Read some ideas – use your linen towels, pictures, rugs and other objects in a bathroom.

Linen Towels

If linen towels are a new idea to you, it’s the right time to try them. Fold up your usual towels and bring in linen bathroom linen. Linen bath towels are highly absorbent, dry quickly and are pleasant to skin. But they are ideal to add to Christmas decorations as well. They are thin and lightweight, and come in huge variety of colors. So when choosing red, green mixed with pastel colors linen towels you can change the color scheme in your bathroom. Use a towel rack, heater, hooks and with a help of your imagination design the festive color scheme. (more…)

Bathroom Towels – A Gift for Your Dear Ones

November 29, 2012 Posted by admin

The Christmas buzz is already on and lots of people start thinking of gifts and making lists of who is going to get what. And the thing is – no one wants to be repetitive and want his or her gift to be unique! There are things that will make any receiver happy and quality gorgeous bathroom towels are certainly among them! A top quality linen bath towel, for example, will suit anyone – from your mother to a colleague or a teacher of your child. Bathroom linen items are favored by everyone – even kids love cute hooded bath towels and funny face cloths or hand towels with cartoon pictures on them!

There are various categories of bathroom towels – they depend upon the size and use. A bath towel is a regular rectangular towel of apprx. 30″ x 60″ in size and is very handy for drying the body after bathing. For a dear person a set of these bath towels in different colors can be a good gift idea. A hand & guest towel or a set can also be added. (more…)

Linen Towels – Great Christmas Gift Idea

November 19, 2012 Posted by admin

Have you ever said – “I cannot think what to get for a gift!!”? If yes, read on! We have so many people we interact more often or less in our daily lives – school teachers, kindergarten teachers, nannies, colleagues, sisters, relatives-in-law etc – that often it is devastating to think of a useful, beautiful and yet inexpensive gift for Christmas. So why not consider a linen towel?!

Linen bathroom towels or linen tea towels are both useful and useable. And they are not at all expensive. A kitchen towel or bathroom towel always gets used. And if the towel is quality one – a pure linen towel of stylish design – if will not only be used – it will be loved! (more…)

7 Tips to Increase Longevity of Your Bath Towel

November 9, 2012 Posted by admin

When buying towels, especially luxurious ones – like linen towels, for example, we expect them to last long – maintain their absorbency capabilities and texture, keep shape and color. Alas, not always this comes true. In order to increase the longevity of your bath towels, hand towels, bath sheets or tea towels, read and follow these simple instructions.

1. We all know that new bathroom towels – linen towels or cotton or bamboo or other – achieve their full absorbency and softness only after three to four washes. To shorten this process you can soak your new towels in water with a cup of ammonia to it, and leave them overnight. Next day wash your bath towels in the machine with a cup of detergent and a cup of clear vinegar. Then dry them completely and clear the excess lint which is characteristic to new towel. Avoid washing old bath towels with new ones. (more…)

Linen Tea Towels for Hard Working Kitchens

October 31, 2012 Posted by admin

We all know how home textile can transform the appearance of a room as well as serve the purpose and make our lives easier and more beautiful. Linen tea towels are no exception. They are hard workers in the kitchen and nevertheless – can add a touch of softness and style to overall appearance of this important room. To achieve this we have to have some things in mind and act accordingly.

If linen tea towels are meant not only to be functional but also ad interior detail, think of their presentation. It does not make a great deal of sense to place a nice linen tea towel away from plain view. Nevertheless many kitchen areas lack the means to present kitchen towels and washcloths. If your kitchen lacks those opportunities, correct this by installing a few simple towel rings for your tea towels. (more…)

Bathroom Linen – Guest Towels Make Happy Guests!

October 17, 2012 Posted by admin

Every hotel and guest house invest in best affordable guest towels as they almost act as testimonials to the cleanliness and overall quality of the hotel. It is widely known that every guest who comes in often judges his room by the cleanliness of the bathroom and quality of its accessories. So it is vital that the guest & hand towels in all the bathrooms are kept spotlessly clean and of best affordable quality.

The most important factor when staying equally in a luxury or a small B&B is hygiene. We all know people who abandoned the hotel or guest house or at least were forced to complain because of the lack of cleanliness in their bathrooms. Guest & hand towels are not only pieces of textile to wipe hands with – they are symbols of management’s approach to the customer and overall understanding of accommodation business. (more…)