Cotton vs Silk – Which is the Better Fabric?

Cotton and silk are two of the most popular fabrics in the world, commonly used for a wide range of clothes, bed sheets and accessories. But, which is the better fabric? They both have pros and cons, from the price tag to durability and health benefits, we examine a number of factors surrounding the two fabrics. Read more to find out the differences between cotton and silk fabrics, so you can choose the right fabric for you for the perfect night’s sleep. 

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A definitive guide to silk bedding and bed linen care

Silk is a naturally delicate material, therefore when it comes to washing and taking care of silk products, a little more effort is required. This however, is a very small price to pay when you consider the superior, luxury feel that silk provides. Depending on the kind of silk, and the type of silk product, professional cleaning and upkeep may be essential, although more often than not, silk bed linen can be cared for at home. 

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Gingerlily’s Luxury Silk Christmas Gift Ideas

The most wonderful time of the year is upon us and so is the rush to find the most fitting gift for your nearest and dearest. But, Christmas doesn’t have to be running around last minute on Christmas Eve and queueing for miles to grab the nearest gifts in sight. At Gingerlily, we are here to make Christmas buying that little bit easier for you in our luxury Christmas gift guide.

From luxurious silk pyjama sets to our hero product; the beauty box silk pillowcase, read on to find some inspiration for the perfect gift this Christmas. 

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A Guide To Silk For Hair Care

Silk as a material has long been renowned as a luxurious item. Known for it’s stunning, gliding properties and shimmering tones, it is now widely used in pillowcases and hair wraps to help protect and stimulate healthy hair.

So, if you’ve ever wanted a small glimmer into what it’s like to sleep as royalty, now is as good a time as any to try it out and sleep on a silk pillowcase. 

Chances are, you’ve probably seen these silk pillowcases and hair wraps popping up in articles and across your social media feeds, and no they aren’t just another influencer marketing product. Sleeping on silk has been proven to prevent hair breakage and frizz.

In this article, we are going to examine what silk protein really is, why it’s good for you and how silk pillowcases can benefit your hair, whatever your hair type. 

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