47 Quilted Coverlet Stories
Coverlet, Duvet, Quilt, Comforter: What's the Difference?
"bedspread, coverlet, quilt, duvet, comforter, blanket — what do they all mean, what do... usage. A quilt is (surprise) quilted. The quality of stitching, pieced pattern or embroidery... duvet, or coverlet. Sometimes they are so long, they go to the floor. The $80 coverlet... queen coverlet is $360 without shipping. I expect there are people who can pay that... for a coverlet, but I best most houzz readers cannot. I have an issue with a duvet..."
Show News: Rare Quilts Get Museum Time
See 6 intricate designs from a California exhibition and get tips for building your own quilt collection
"private quilt show in New York with renowned quilt collector Shelly Zegart. He instantly... intricate quilt, a rare New York Beauty pattern. This first quilt was destined for... have a quilt," he says. This summer and fall, 35 quilts, patterns and other ephemera... about quilts until he dated a girl who did. In 1989 she invited him to a private... than 250 quilts, many of which he displays on his home's walls. "Every home should have..."
Celebrating the Great American Quilt
"series Why Quilts Matter gives fascinating insight into the history, art and politics... hand-sewn quilt. The series premise is that “nothing is more central to the history... than the quilt. It was an avenue of personal expression, a sly medium of social and... object, quilts are both looked down upon as lowly “women’s work” and revered as great... pursue old quilts with the avarice of a mosquito in a nudist colony. Humor me while we..."
Get Maximum Coziness in a Minimalist Bed
If stacks of plump pillows and fluffy coverlets make you toss and turn, make your bed in a simpler style that's no less comforting
"fluffy coverlets make you toss and turn, make your bed in a simpler style that's no... white quilt. It's nice that the only thing that moves is the quilt and the pillow... g the quilt and throwing the pillow on the bed. That's my idea of minimal. I... with a coverlet folded across the foot of the bed. Simple, clean, and inviting...."
9 Tips for a Well-Dressed Bed
"Pillows and Coverlets? Some Ideas to Sleep On... have a coverlet and a comforter? These are all questions to consider when decorating... custom coverlet but I am nervous about ordering a corded edge. Most photos of bedding... dirty. The coverlet is usually a lighter weight blanket or quilt (of sorts) used on a... pillows, a coverlet and a comforter. Decorative pillows can also be used for additional... patterned coverlet for an artistic feel. In this modern room, the palette is simple:..."
The Lowdown on Bed Skirts
Sure, they hide the dust bunnies. But when you know all the options, bed skirts can rack up major style points too
"duvets, coverlets, quilts and throw pillows, the bed skirt often becomes a forgotten... length coverlet for me to place under the quilt. The top of the coverlet is a sheet... size bed quilt and wanted to use it on a queen size bed. A dear cousin quilted a floor... The coverlets, light weight quilts and bedspreads work best for frequent laundering... buy a coverlet for a larger-sized bed. All cotton bedspreads are also great for allergy..."
13 Simple Steps to a Perfectly Made Bed
"folded coverlets, piles of pillows arranged just so and smooth sheets pulled tight... rolling the coverlet at the foot for a fresh look! Denise, check out some hospital corner... blanket and quilt, before you add the throw?! I simply use a duvet - wouldn't want any... cotton quilting on one side (for summer), and lambs wool on the other side (for winter)... instead of a quilt where the underside of the bed is hidden and you don't have the bed skirts..."
Fashion a Fall Cocoon With Fabulous Textiles
Tucked up with plush sheepskins, snuggly blankets and layers of scarves, you can feel right at home in every room this autumn
Bedding Trends: Tailored and Tucked In
"tailored coverlet, tucking things in, etc. I agree with bovagoods. I don't think... tucked in coverlet but can't be bothered to tuck it in (bad back.) A folded duvet sits... beautiful coverlet folded at the foot... in the warmer months, I just reverse the order... being the coverlet and the big, rolled over comforter/duvet graces the foot of the bed... light quilt over the duvet. Easy to make the bed in the morning and it gives a light..."
Perk Up Your Bedding’s Personality
Nix that whole ‘bed in a bag’ thing in favor of artfully arranged separates that speak to the imagination
"cotton quilt so I have 2 complimentary patterned quilts on my bed with white bedding... with the quilt. I like it and so does the cat. :-) Great ideas. I like putting a whole... embroidered coverlet looks great but I have thick, white molding in the room along with... When my coverlet looks dingy I just bleach it and it looks brand new. I am one of those... white coverlets and duvets the most and find them the easiest to take care of. I..."
Room of the Day: Going Moody in the Master Bedroom
Dark paint and antiques mix with newer pieces and light bedding for a sleeping space that appeals to him and her
"gorgeous quilt. Treasure it. My Mom, may She RIP, was an expert quilt maker. When... the silk coverlet or purchase it from...? Hi Robin! Thank you so much for your kind... the silk coverlet, it is by Barbara Barry. Lucky guy! I would love to come home to... beautiful quilt for me, with eggplant, ruby, coral, gold and apple green. Our bedroom... had the quilt downstairs in the bdrm painted Hidden Sanctuary (soft mauve), and would..."
Simple Pleasures: The Joy of Fresh Sheets
Make your bed a place of comfort and relaxation with good-quality linens, ample pillows and other pleasing accoutrements
"cotton coverlets -- either matlesse or lightly quilted sateen ones. They hold up to... sheet and quilt. My favorite bedding purchase by far is a silk quilt. I purchased it... cotton quilt and in the fall I begin the transition with a down blanket. Old cotton... homemade quilt and a big ole comforter. I turn down the thermostat and snuggle up to... handmade quilts that my aunt and grandmother. It's a nice little mark of the changing..."
Bed Down in a Cocoon of Beautiful Textiles
Make your bedroom a real haven with a bed draped in sheets, blankets and pillows that speak to your dreams
"beautiful quilt. I also have white curtains so the focal point is still the quilt.... colourful quilt on my bed so I added vintage pillow cases, white with colourful hand... matlesse coverlet on sale, 2 shams and a tailored bed skirt $400. Duvet cover un quilted... nubby coverlet folded at the end of the bed feels like an invitation to a long, languid... velvet coverlet and sisal rug, it could move in a more eclectic direction. The wonderful..."
Genius Home Prep: A Guest Room in a Box
"purchase the coverlet for your guests? I love it and am looking for something like this... lovely quilts. Again, for cold & warm months. They like the King size as it fits... to the coverlet which was a king. Good luck! I would just add a lavender sachet to... thinner quilt for Spring and Fall, and a light summer blanket for Summer, along with... and a coverlet. I chose white because it’s simple and clean and bright. The coverlet..."
How to Dress Your Daybed
You can make a daybed more inviting for lounging or napping by layering on pillows, bolsters, a throw and even sheets and blankets
"pillows in quilt pattern with the quilt shams. now used by grandkids and guests and... and a quilted throw over the entire seat cushion (the upholstery is pure white and... use quilts on both mattresses...trundle looks like bed skirt for top mattress.... neat-looking coverlet that can do double duty as bedding. Make the daybed as a bed, putting... putting the coverlet on top but tucking in only the back and sides. Top the daybed with..."