Monthly Archives: July 2013

Picture Perfect Table – Elegant Table Linens Year Round

23 Jul 2013 › Posted by Schweitzerlinen

A beautifully dressed table is not just for special occasions.

I know most people create an elegant table setting for Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah and New Year’s. I like to invest in quality linens so why not be stylish every day of the week? It’s like buying a pretty dress and keeping it in the closet for a big night out. All my tablecloths are linen. I know they require a bit of ironing but it’s worth the results. My table always looks great and my friends and family appreciate the effort. Even a simple white linen table cloth like Marbella (pictured below) with a single hemstitch can elevate your dining table. You can coordinate the tablecloth with matching placemats or napkins and you’re ready for entertaining…… yourself or your family!

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Don’t Sweat It – Linen can keep you cool!

12 Jul 2013 › Posted by Schweitzerlinen

There are better ways to stay cool this summer that don’t involve a high electric bill. Invest in sheets made of natural fibers like linen and cotton and nightwear made of 100% cotton.

Bellezza Prato Blue Bedding

While linen may not be as easy to care for as cotton, linen sheets are considered a luxury item and
sign of status. Linen bedding is twice as durable as cotton bedding and can last a long time.
Also, there are benefits of sleeping on linen sheets during hot summer nights. Continue reading

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