When the average person thinks of duvets, materials such as cotton, microfiber, down, wool and silk usually come to mind, and although these can be very comfortable, they are not necessarily the most environmentally friendly, hygienic or even durable choices available. This bamboo duvet has eye-opening benefits and it can improve your sleep. Bamboo duvet has a phenomenal advantage over other types of duvet when it comes to comfort. Bamboo duvet won’t trap excess heat under the covers with you. With bamboo duvet, you’ll always stay cool and comfortable no matter what season it is. The natural porous construction of the inner fiber of bamboo makes it highly absorbent and breathable, allowing for great wicking and ventilation properties. The expanding/contracting nature of the fibers is what helps you stay warm in cool weather and cool in warm weather, offering great comfort while sleeping. Bamboo duvet also reduces allergies because it reduces the amount of moisture in your bed which discourages one of the primary triggers of allergies, dust mites, from living in your bed. These advantages are fantastic if you have children since they are more sensitive to allergies and diseases than adults. Bamboo is fast growing, renewable resource that requires no use of pesticides, chemicals or artificial fertilizers in its cultivation. It does not require additional watering and gets what it needs from natural rainfall. Bamboo fibers naturally reflect ultra-violet rays and are the only fibers known to do so. Care Instructions: To ensure long life and infrequent cleaning, it is highly recommended that the bamboo duvet be used with a duvet cover. If used with a duvet cover, you can maintain the freshness of the duvet by airing it outdoors occasionally (avoid direct sunlight) or tumble dry on cool in a large size dryer. Spot clean if required, using a mild detergent and cold water, air dry on line or in a large size dryer on cool. Do not wring or twist. Dry clean recommended.