Open Road: A Global Lifestyle Blog from KAILU

The Top Four Duvet and Comforter Materials

From raw silk to down to bamboo to wool, there are many different types of duvet and comforter fillings. But when it comes to controlling temperature, night sweats, and breathability, not all are created equal. Read on for the pros and cons of the best natural materials.

KAILU chats with 4 interior designers about how they infuse heritage into home design
There are many talented Asian designers in the world, and it's important that younger people know they, too, have a place at the head of the table,” says interior designer Karen Nepacena. She and three other interior designers of Asian descent tell KAILU how their heritage influences their design.

 

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Lightweight, naturally hypoallergenic, and breathable, raw silk-filled duvets are perfect for cozying up and improving your sleep.
Silk: nature’s choice for restorative sleep, night after night. From eye masks to sheets and pillowcases, the possibilities for incorporating silk into our nightly routines are plentiful. Less well-known are silk-filled blankets and duvets. Read on for three benefits of sleeping under layers of raw silk.
"It’s an opportunity to tell a story.” — Batch’s Lindsay Meyer, with design tips for KAILU's Open Road readers on how to turn a new space into a meaningful place using local brands and products.
"It’s an opportunity to tell a story.” — Batch’s Lindsay Meyer, with design tips for KAILU's Open Road readers on how to turn a new space into a meaningful place using local brands and products.