How to Care for Linen Fabric
A Talk about Linen
Written by Regina Virza
“Linen is not only a comfortable, durable, long-lasting material, it’s a movement.”
What makes linen the perfect material for clothing? EVERYTHING.
Linen’s porous texture lets the wind breathe in and out easliy, making it a perfect material for hot weather. Yet it stimulates innate heat due to the fabric’s nature.
Linen is not only a comfortable, durable, long-lasting material, it’s a movement. One of its extraordinaires is that it’s made of flaxseed, which makes it biodegradable. The fabric promises to keep the earth clean and sustainable.
Of course, if you commit to taking care of the fabrics accordingly.
So’ how to care for linen?
2. Hand-wash the cloth
Linen is composed through woven technique. Washing it on the washing machine could break the fabric’s surface and shorten the longevity of the materials. So it’s better to hand-wash the fabric.
That’s about it, easy, right?
Ps: Do you know that linen is anti-bacterial? Because we do!