Why are alpaca fleece quilts so good?There are several parts to answer this question - In bed quilts and doonas, alpaca fleece is an ideal filling material -It is a natural bio degradable fibre which is environmentally friendlyMoisture absorbent - Alpaca fleece can absorb up to 30% of its own weight, to keep your dry and warm and cool in summerHigh tensile strength - durability and long lifeLanolin free, and therefore not requiring chemical scouring to clean the fibreNon allergenic - chemical free with little odourNaturally flame retardantFeatures & Benefits of Alpaca fleece quilts an..
The Alpaca Gold Quilt Collection Kelly & Windsor Australia launched the Alpaca Gold quilt collection in 2005. Alpaca Gold has been our most popular quilt, especially in the Asian international markets.The history of the Alpaca Gold quilts goes back to early 2004 when Kelly & Windsor's main quilt range was the Alpaca Classic premium collection, a premium quilt range filled with a blend of alpaca/wool fibre. In those early days a blended fill was used because it was believed that the manufacture of a 100% pure Alpaca quilt was impossible due to ..
The UltraSoft quilting design: A Kelly and Windsor innovation Late in 2012 we were thinking about how to make our alpaca quilts softer and more comfortable for sleeping comfort. Ideally a quilt would not have any stitching as the stitch lines are actually the coldest part of the quilt. We know there is minimal filling at the stitch and that stitching creates small holes allowing warm air to escape. We also know that the stitching makes the quilt stiffer. The problem here is that with a fibre filled quilt, the filling needs to be secured to prevent it from m..
Quilt binding and trim style Kelly & Windsor alpaca quilts have two special decorative touches, an exclusive super soft embossed sash and matching edge trim in either matching or theme colours.Exclusive to Kelly & Windsor's alpaca quilts, the sashes have been especially designed by a leading European label manufacturer to add that special decorative touch and style to our beautiful alpaca quilts.These binding style have been very popular with our discerning customers who only want the best..
Yarn Counts The threads or yarns which are used to make a woven fabric are an important part of the finished fabric's quality and performance.Weaving threads or yarns can be spun from fibres using a number of types of different spinning systems to produce a wide variety of styles and thicknesses. The thicker a yarn the harsher its feel to touch. Conversely, a thinner yarn will be softer to touch but will not have the strength of a coarse yarn and will be more expensive to produce.There are several measures of the thickness of yarns in textile terminolog..