Complete Guide to Understand the Different Types of Bedding

Complete Guide to Understand the Different Types of Bedding

There are some many terms used in the bedding industry. No wonder that the bedding section in most department stores is large. Get to know more about different bedding set’s types here.

#1. Top Sheet
Top Sheet

The top sheet is widely used in North America but this item is less common in Europe. The top sheet or flat sheet used to separate your quilt, blanket, and comforter from your body. Unlike the one used in North America, the tops sheet is usually placed by duvet covers.

#2. Bedspread
Bedspread

A bedspread is actually a decorative material that comes with a thin look. The stuff is commonly used to cover the whole part of a bed and it placed in a certain position so that it can touch the floor. Some of the most common materials used for bedspread are polyester, wool, chenille, and cotton.

#3. Comforter
Comforter

Comforter sets are actually bed covers that commonly stuffed with fibers and then be sewed to unite the four sides altogether. The items are used to keep you warm when you are sleeping on cold nights. Most of the time, comforter sets that are available in the market now made of polyester or cotton.

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#4. Duvet
Duvet

Duvet comes with an almost similar look and function with a comforter. That makes duvet different from the previous stuff is that you will need a duvet cover if you want to use it. Generally, duvet comes with solid white color and filled with down. If it is necessary, you can also find a duvet that is stuffed with down alternative in the market.

#5. Continental or Euro Pillow
Euro Pillow

This kind of pillow comes with relatively large size with square shape. This is actually a decorative pillow that is placed by sitting it back against the headboard. If you have a trundle bed at home, this kind of pillow will also look great on it. Just imagine you lean your back on the pillow while reading your favorite book. This decorative pillow can be very functional if you know how to use it.

#6. Blanket

Most people have blankets to complement their bedding at home. There are some interesting ways you can do to use the blankets. For example, you can use the item on its own. But, if you want to have something different about the blanket, you can put duvet, comforter, or attractive quilt on it. For a toddler bed, make sure that you use a blanket from safe material to avoid allergy to your baby. Some of the most common materials used to make blankets include cotton, wool, microfiber plush, polyester, and also blend of fibers.

#7. Coverlet
Coverlet

Another term related to bedding that you should know is coverlet. This item is actually a decorative fabric that is used to cover a bed. However, the covering does not include cover the pillows nor touch the floor. Some of the bedding items that are included in coverlet are quilts and woven coverlet. This kind of bedding item will really look good to be applied on your air mattress. Not only that, the artistic side of the stuff can also help you to create a chic look in your bedroom.