The sky blue tones of Vianti create a calming, restful retreat in the bedroom, and is the perfect warming layer that can be used in lieu of a blanket or duvet cover, or as a finishing piece on top of the bed. The shams have a 2 inch flange with a plain hem. Machine wash warm water on gentle cycle. Do not use bleach (bleaching may weaken fabric and cause yellowing). Do not use fabric softener. Wash dark colors separately. Tumble dry on low heat. Remove while still damp. Steam iron on "cotton" setting.