Down Etc’s founder Rebecca Litwin is quoted in Architectural Digest on, “How to Wash Pillows in 6 Easy Steps.” Katherine McLaughlin, a New York-based writer whose work has appeared in The New York Times, Business Insider, and Real Simple, educates readers on some of do’s and don’ts of pillow care.

Sleep health and wellness are critical to overall health and wellness. A clean and hygienic bed creates the foundation for healthy sleep. This means protecting pillows and mattresses from dirt, spills, and other contaminants with pillow protectors and mattress pads. It also means knowing how to properly launder your pillows and bedding when they become soiled.

After twenty years working with housekeepers in the most luxurious hotels around the world, we have learned all the tips to create a beautiful and luxurious oasis for sleep. We have also learned how to maintain the bedding that is the foundation of a great night’s sleep. We share this knowledge in our book Roll Into a Perfectly Made Bed: All You Need to Know About the Art of Bedmaking in which we offer diagrams and illustrations of some of our favorite bedmaking and maintenance techniques.

You can read more about how to care for your pillows and bedding in our FAQs. You make an investment in your pillows and mattresses; let us help you to protect them and make them last. 

Updated Links July 29, 2022

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