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Topsleepy Luxurious All Size Bedding Goose

Topsleepy luxurious all size bedding goose: Nice and Comfy Comforter

The Topsleepy luxurious all size bedding goose filling comforter is a high quality goose down comforter made with 100 percent cotton satin fabric. The fabric makes sure that it is allergy free and natural to ensure skin permeability to give the skin a natural and protective film, without causing any dust allergy.

The cotton made comforter is available in two different sizes: King and queen. The 300 TC cotton cover with hypo allergenic fabric is good enough to provide warmth all the year round, depending on your weather.

The Topsleepy luxurious all size bedding goose filling comforters are easy to move, clean and store as it comes with a guarantee of 15 years so you are good to go for a long time once you get one of these comforters.

Now I will talk about my experience of using the Topsleepy luxurious all size bedding goose comforter with you to give you the user insight about the luxurious comforter.

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Nice Quality

The quality of the comforter is very nice. The cover is made with 300 TC cotton. The comforter feels nice, soft and fluffy to touch. The comforter does not feel like it has any pieces mixed in the down, when handled thoroughly. There are many inexpensive comforters out there which come with feathers mixed with the down, but the Topsleepy luxurious all size bedding goose comforter appears to be full of nothing but soft down.

Another nice thing about the comforter is that there are baffles throughout the comforter to keep the down from shifting around. I personally cannot handle the shifting of comforter when I lie down, especially not while I am trying to sleep in the middle of the night. The stitching is nicely done as well. All the edge stitching is very tight, even and secure. I found zero loose or pulled threads when I got it out of the package the first time.

More importantly, the comforter comes with an inner baffle design so the stitch point does not go all the way through the comforter. This type of design avoids creating cold spots around while being used.

Nicely Packaged

The Topsleepy luxurious all size bedding goose comforter comes in a nicely don package. The package is vacuum sealed to keep the package small for transportation. Once you open the package, you should let the comforter leave the air out to regain its original shape. You can alternatively put it in the dryer on air fluff along with some tennis or wool balls for a short spin and quick fluffing session.

No Odor

The Topsleepy luxurious all size bedding goose comforter has zero odor to it right out of the package. I have used many other comforters which has terrible and cheap fabric odor to them. Finding that these comforter was without such issues was a pleasant surprise.

Year Round Usage

The Topsleepy luxurious all size bedding goose comforter can be used the year round and I personally really like this fact. I don’t like going through the hassle of storing away my comforter and then get out a new one as the seasons pass. I would rather stay cozy and comfortable with one comforter year round. Thankfully, I can get away with using this comforter even during the winter seasons, as it doesn’t get terribly cold. But I have to say that in super cold areas, this comforter can’t be used as an only option. Adding another comforter might become necessary in such cases.

Washing and Drying Is Easy

The suggested method is to wash the Topsleepy luxurious all size bedding goose comforter is to spot clean it with lukewarm water and then dry it naturally but away from direct sun exposure. This saves on the money as going to the dry cleaners once every month is a remarkable expense which adds up real quick in the budget. This way I get to do it at my home in my leisure time.

But machine wash is also possible if you are feeling lazy. Putting it on the gentle cycle on the washing machine is good enough to give the comforter a thorough cleaning once a month. Afterwards a dryer can be used to dry the comforter in the regular temperature. Later it becomes very fluffy and good as new.

But if you want to dry clean it the professional way, you should consult with your local dry cleaner store first, as per the manufacturer suggestion.

Fluffy Comforter

The comforter is soft to touch and overall fluffy. The 50 percent down and the rest of the cotton are nice to touch and feel good against the skin. Over time, it has become my favorite thing to cuddle with, all year round.

Now I will talk about some pros and cons of the Topsleepy luxurious all size bedding goose comforter.

Pros

  • Year round comforter.
  • Allergy free.
  • Easy to wash and dry.
  • Nice and soft.
  • Stitching is secure.
  • Does not shift around.

Cons

  • Using this without a duvet cover will make it dirty in no time.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q: What is the tog value of the comforter?

A: 13.5 tog.

Q: What is inside the cover?

A: Goose down.

Q: What is the weight?

A: 3.4 kg.

Q: What is the fill power?

A: 500+ fill power.

Final Verdict

Well, I like the Topsleepy luxurious all size bedding goose comforter a lot and feel like this will serve me for years to come. Also, I really like how soft and nice it feels to my skin. I like being hassle free of the shifting motion as well as it used to drive me nuts with my older comforters. I will recommend the comforter to anyone looking for a nice and comfortable comforter which does not shift around while being used; is easy to wash and dry and is nice and comfy to cuddle with. I hope my review will come in handy when you make the decision to purchase one for yourself.

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Luxurious 1200 Thread Count Goose Down Comforter

LUXURIOUS 1200 Thread Count GOOSE DOWN Comforter Review: A Superior Quality Comforter

The Luxurious 1200 thread count goose down comforter is a down comforter filled with 100 percent goose down so it is a super lightweight and comfy comforter which can be used all year round. The comforter is perfect for all through the years, especially if you live in a place where the temperature doesn’t fluctuate much.

Available in twin, queen, king and California king sizes, this down comforter can be your life saver if you are allergic to dust as it is made with hypo allergenic material. The comforter comes in a brand new factory sealed packaging so there is no way of getting cheated when you order one.

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Luxurious 1200 Thread Count Goose Down Comforter Review

Now I will talk about the Luxurious 1200 thread count goose down comforter in terms of my own experience of using it firsthand.

Soft and Comfortable

The Luxurious 1200 thread count goose down comforter is a soft and comfy one for obvious reasons. There are 100 percent goose down filled inside so it literally feels like a warm cloud, I am not even joking. The filling is with 750+ filling power and the fill weight is 50 Oz. I love how good it feels to get under the comforter even on the winter as it makes my feet feel warm and toasty in no time. 100 percent goose down also means no feathers were used and thus you don’t end up getting poked by the feathers while you sleep.

I also really like the fact that I got the 100 percent down filling at the fraction of its price. Such a good quality comforter with 100 percent goose down is far more expensive at physical stores.

Allergy Protection

Luxurious 1200 thread count goose down comforter is made with hypo allergenic material which helps in creating a protective shield against the outside atmosphere so that dust and mildews can’t grow in the surface of the comforter. This is great news for people with dust allergy reactions as colder months can be really harsh for them with constant sneezing and other symptoms of dust allergy. I don’t have any sorts of allergies so I am not the right advocate to say this, but I feel like this Luxurious 1200 thread count goose down comforter is much more hygienic than my previous comforters. It just feels much fresher each time I get it out of the drying tub.

No Shifting

The goose down is filled inside in the grid style so the Luxurious 1200 thread count goose down comforter doesn’t shift around while I sleep which I believe is a huge plus for me because I happen to be a restless sleeper. My previous comforters with no such grid style used to drive me nuts by shifting everywhere and I remember waking up in the middle of the night because all the down was shifted to another corner.  I feel like this is a godsend for a restless sleeper like I.

Quality Comforter

As mentioned earlier, the Luxurious 1200 thread count goose down comforter is definitely made of good quality material, and it is apparent as soon as you get it out of the nicely done packaging. The outer shell is made with 100 percent Egyptian cotton cover so it is soft and nice to touch and not rough to the skin. The inner is 1200 TC which is the indicator of good quality material. I love how luxurious it feels against my skin. It also looks aesthetically pleasing with a duvet cover sitting atop my bed cover.

 Easy to Wash

The Luxurious 1200 thread count goose down comforter is easy to wash and cuts down on the expense of going to the dry cleaners if you are willing to do machine wash by yourself at home. But since this is a comforter, it is best to buy a duvet cover for it. That way, the comforter will not get dirty anytime soon and you will not have to wash it every single month. I think not washing it too much also keeps the comforter nice and fluffy for longer.

If you do wash it, I will tell you my method. I wash my comforter in the washing machine in cold water with a low suds detergent powder. You can later dry on the medium heat to get the fluff of the comforter back.

No odor

There are many cheap fabric made comforters out in the market which smells super artificial. The Luxurious 1200 thread count goose down comforter does not have any such issues as there were no odors at all from the comforter, right when I got it out of the packaging for the first time. I found this to be a huge plus as I tend to get bothered with odors real quick.

Now for some pros and cons of using this year round The Luxurious 1200 thread count goose down comforter.

Pros

  • 100 percent goose down with 750+ filling.
  • Hypo allergenic material to prevent dust allergies.
  • Grid style pattern does not let the comforter shift around.
  • Can be washed on machine at home.
  • There is no artificial odor attached with the comforter.

Cons

  • There are no ties in the corner of the comforter to tie in a duvet cover thus only a certain style will work.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q: Where is this comforter made in?

A: Made in China.

Q: Does the comforter come with a duvet cover?

A: No, it doesn’t.

Q: What is the construction of the comforter?

A: Channel.

Final Verdict

In the end, I will end this The Luxurious 1200 thread count goose down comforter review on a positive note as I have really liked the overall experience of owning this comforter. Compared to my previous comforters, this feels superior in terms of quality. The warmth it provides is right for me and I can use it all year round, which is an added benefit for me. I will recommend this 100 percent goose down comforter as it is pretty much the best in the market at this price range.

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Hypoallergenic Plush Siliconized Fiberfill Duvet Review

So, this is about Hypoallergenic plush siliconized fiberfill duvet

This hypoallergenic plush siliconized fiberfill duvet comforter is the answer to all your getting warmer worries, be it in the summer or winter. The comforter is an excellent option for anyone looking for a cruelty and allergy free comforter.

Available in three sizes – Twin, King and Queen and different GSM fillers of 250 and 350, this white comforter looks and feels like a warm cloud against the skin. This has now become my year round comforter to cuddle with anytime I feel like.

Now I will talk about the hypoallergenic plush siliconized fiberfill duvet comforter in detail so you get a better glimpse of what it is like to use firsthand.

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True to Size

The measurements mentioned online are true to their sizes in real life. I know this because I purchased the King one and it fits perfectly to my King sized bed. My King size duvet insert measures 102 inches by 90 inches. I am saying this from experience that many online distributors mess up in this area with wrong sizing where generally you need to go one size up to perfectly fit your need. That was thankfully not the case for the hypoallergenic plush siliconized fiberfill duvet comforter and I am pleased with the overall look of it as it sits on my bed. I think it gives my overall aesthetics a positive boost of a clean and brighter look with its’ bright white color.

Stays in Place

The filler inside is soft and fluffy and keeps you warm at night. Thankfully, despite being all these, it does not shift around as I go back and forth during my sleep. The comforter is stitched in a classic quilted design so the fill stays in place even if you, like I, can’t while you sleep.

Comfortable Feel

The hypoallergenic plush siliconized fiberfill duvet comforter, as mentioned before, truly looks and feels like a piece of fluffy cloud and I am not exaggerating one bit. The brushed fabric of the comforter is made to provide superior comfort against your skin. The comforter comes in either 250 GSM or 350 GSM as per your order, and the result is a fluffy and comfortable duvet comforter.

The siliconized fiber fill on the other hand, keeps you warm and cozy as you sleep. The soft and warm is what I crave the most, especially during the colder months and this duvet comforter has been perfect for me to have a good night of rest.

Washing is Easy

The best way to keep a duvet comforter as good as new is to keep it away from the water for as long as possible. The best way to do so is to buy a cover. That way, it will need to get washed only a few times a year, as only the cover will get direct exposure to your body and other factors. However, if you do need to wash the duvet comforter, you can do so at your home.

Machine wash with cold water on the gentle cycle is good enough to make this hypoallergenic plush siliconized fiberfill duvet comforter good as new. Later to dry this, you can place it out in the open to sun dry. If you want to fasten the drying process or do not own a space to do so, you can tumble dry the duvet comforter on low temperature. This way, you will see that your duvet comforter has come out of the dryer looking as good as new.

Alternatively, you can send it to the dry cleaners if you need professional care or are too lazy to do it on your own.

Allergy Free

Don’t know about you but I have terrible allergies. I can barely keep my eyes open in dusty areas as I constantly sneeze whenever I get in contact with dust. Interestingly, I have observed a massive improvement ever since I got this comforter as the hypoallergenic plush siliconized fiberfill duvet comforter is allergy free. The hypoallergenic material keeps the dust mites away to make home at your comforter and I have never been more grateful and happier. I feel like this is the best feature of this comforter as I am sufferer. My winter days and nights have turned a lot less miserable ever since I got this duvet comforter.

With the details out in the open, here are some of the pros and cons of the hypoallergenic plush siliconized fiberfill duvet comforter at a glance.

Pros

  • Sizing is perfect. No need to sweat on the matter of whether it is going to fit the bed or not.
  • Both machine wash and dry cleaning are acceptable methods to clean the comforter.
  • Hypoallergenic material keeps dust mites away.
  • Siliconized fiberfill keeps the comforter warm and cozy.
  • Quilted design keeps the fill from shifting around.
  • Tie – ins at the ends to attach the cover.

Cons

  • Washing might make it lumpy in places.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q: What material is the outside made of?

A: It feels like cotton but I am not 100 percent sure of it.

Q: The inside fill is made of what?

A: Polyester.

Q: Are there corner straps to hold?

A: Yes, there are two tabs on the bottom to tie in a cover.

Q: What is the country of origin?

A: This comforter is made in China.

Final Verdict

The hypoallergenic plush siliconized fiberfill duvet comforter is a good one for the price it comes at. I like the overall feel of the comforter. It is nice and soft and feels warm and comfortable. The duvet comforter is good enough to use all the year round, depending on your weather of course. The hypoallergenic material is good to keep my terrible allergies at bay and if you are a sufferer like I, you know how important that is to pass a good winter without having to sneeze. I like the comforter a lot and hopefully it will keep serving me for years to come. I will recommend this comforter to anyone looking for a new one.

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Chezmoi Collection White Goose Review

Chezmoi Collection White Goose Down Alternative Comforter Review: Year Round Comfort

The 100% polyester made Chezmoi collection white goose down comforter is available in twin, queen and king sizes to cater to all sorts of comforter needs. This is an alternative comforter which can be used year round. The best thing about this is that it is 100 percent Hypo allergenic as it is made with allergy free poly fiber.

The design is done in box stitching style to avoid any sort of shifting while you sleep. The duvet cover is easily anchored thanks to the piped edges and four corner tabs. The grid style is good as you don’t have to go through the hassle of placing it right in the middle of the night.

Washing is easy and quick with machine wash with cold water on the gentle cycle. You can dry it in either low tumble dry or out in the natural sun. The washing at home can be done easily and thanks to it you don’t have to run to the dry cleaners every single time.

Now I will share my experience of using the Chezmoi collection white goose comforter with you.

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Year Round Usage

I love the fact that I can use the Chezmoi collection white goose comforter all year round, rather than going through the hassle of getting out and sorting back a new comforter with the passing of every new season. Changing out the comforter is a big hassle for me and ever since I got this comforter, I feel much lighter emotionally. When it gets too cold in the winter, I just place another blanket underneath this comforter and I am good to go.

Comfortable Design

The comforter is not slick so it does not slide everywhere, unlike my old comforter which drove me nuts. I hate it when comforters slide away as I try to fall asleep. Thankfully, the Chezmoi collection white goose comforter is sewed on in the box stitching style so the comforter always stays in place.

The duvet cover of the comforter can be easily anchored thanks to the four corner tabs and piped edges. The duvet cover can be bought separately.

Softness of the Comforter

The comforter is very fluffy in my opinion. The material looks and feels exactly like cotton even though it is 100 percent polyester on the fill and the outer covering. The material is very soft and I personally find it to be softer than 100 percent or even 50 percent cotton. I love the softness of the comforter and I feel like it makes the cuddling up with it even more fun and enjoyable.

Bye Bye Allergies

The Chezmoi collection white goose comforter provides warmth with the added benefit of no allergies. The allergy free poly fiber cuts down the development of allergic reactions to a minimum. This comforter can make a huge difference in making anyone’s life better from those miserable allergies which start from those comforters. I personally have never encountered such allergies but I know that this comforter works because my mother suffers from it during the colder months. When she came to visit, I gave my comforter to her and she was perfectly fine throughout her stay. She got so pleased with the Chezmoi collection white goose comforter that she bought one for her own and have had no issues of allergies ever since.

Ease of Washing and Drying

This comforter is very easy to wash and it is possible to wash it on the machine. I wash it once every month with cold water on the gentle cycle and it works great. Thankfully, this washing method has cut down on my dry cleaning expenses as washing a comforter every month at the dry cleaners was not really cheap for me. Not to mention, driving down to the dry cleaners with a comforter on two every single month was not actually a piece of cake either. Doing it at home on my own has cut down on my domestic hassles as well.

The drying takes around 45 minutes on the dryer in the regular temperature. Afterwards, it comes out very fluffy and I always love the feel of my newly washed comforter.

Price Compared to the Quality

I have to admit that compared to the quality of the Chezmoi collection white goose comforter, the price is worth it. The make it not heavy but very dense, so it works well for me year round. I know it is not like the fancy hotel comforters but for the price I paid for it, I could not have asked for anything more.

Okay now for the pros and cons of the Chezmoi collection white goose comforter.

Pros

  • Super fluffy comforter.
  • All year round usage.
  • Ease of washing and drying at home.
  • Saves cost of dry cleaning from the dry cleaners.
  • Not heavy, but dense.
  • Value for money.

Cons

  • Turns somewhat lumpy after the wash.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q: The fiberfill is how many ounces?

A: 63 oz.

Q: Does the staffing stay in place?

A: Yes it does as the comforter is made with a grid.

Q: Can the comforter be used without a duvet cover?

A: Yes, it can.

Q: What type of goose materials is it made of?

A: It is not filled with goose feathers but alternative synthetic material.

Q: Does it need to be ironed after washing?

A: No, it does not need any ironing.

Final Verdict

Overall, I like the performance of Chezmoi collection white goose comforter a lot as it gives me lot of comfort year round and makes my life less hassled. I like the option of washing and drying it at home as it cuts down on money and energy to take it to the dry cleaners. The allergy free poly fiber is a great thing and can be a life saver for those who are affected by it. I will recommend this to anyone looking for a reasonably priced comforter as it has been very good to me.

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Luxury Goose Down Alternative Comforter Review

Beckham Hotel Collection Luxury Goose Down Alternative Comforter Review

This Luxury goose down alternative comforter is available in grey color in the sizes twin, queen and king. This comforter can be a good addition to your bed as the feel is nice, soft and comfy. The comforter is filled with synthetic goose feathers and it is softer than you can imagine. Cuddling has never been better.

The comforter is well made with precise stitching to make sure it will last you for years to come. The comforter is hypo allergenic as well which is a blessing for the sufferers.

Washing is easy with machine wash and the drying can be done naturally. Overall, this is a very no fuss comforter in my opinion.

Now I will share my personal opinion on using the Beckham Hotel Collection Luxury goose down alternative comforter.

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Soft and Lightweight

The manufacturer claims the comforter as luxurious and I have to agree that the comforter is very close to its namesake. The Luxury goose down alternative comforter is filled with synthetically made goose feathers so they are super lightweight as well as soft. You can use the comforter as a duvet insert as well, if you like. If it is not too cold where you live, you can use the comforter as a standalone one. The best thing about this comforter is that it is versatile to fulfill whatever your bedding needs are and if they change with the seasons.

Good Quality Stitching

The comforter is made of good quality and you can see that as soon as you get it out of the package. The super lightweight feel with its soft touch is guaranteed to make you fall in love with the comforter the first time you cuddle in it. The comforter is crafted with sheer precision as you can see it with your own eyes with the precise stitching.

To make it last for many years, the hems are durable and sturdy. I couldn’t find any stray pieces or broken stitching while I got it out of the package and that alone impressed me a lot. Everything was even and there were no loops in the stitching. Six months later I still don’t see anything out of the norm in this comforter and frankly speaking, it looks as good as new to me though I have been using it continuously since then.

No More Allergies

The Luxury goose down alternative comforter is made with hypo allergenic material which works as a shield against mold, mildew and dust mites to make home inside. This is extremely good news for people who suffer from allergies caused by dust and mold, especially during the colder months of the year. I personally have benefitted a lot from this feature alone, as I feel like my allergies keep to a minimum even during the cold. I still get occasional colds and sneezes caused by the dust but at least I am away from them when I cuddle in my comforter.

Easy to Wash

The comforter is easy to wash and dry at your convenience right from your home so you don’t have to take it to the dry cleaners every month, which is both a hassle and can be pricey. I machine wash it with cold water in the gentle cycle. Then I dry it out in the open as I have a terrace. Once I had no sun for days so I used the tumble dry with the tennis ball method and it worked very well as the Luxury goose down alternative comforter came out fluffier than ever. The tennis ball method is simply tossing two or three balls in the dryer along with your comforter to make it tumble around more and even though it sounds weird, it actually works really well.

Sizing Is Off

Here is the negative; the sizing is really off for the Luxury goose down alternative comforter. I ordered the Queen size like I usually do for my bed but the comforter I got was way shorter than my bed. I then contacted the customer service and since they have a 30 days satisfaction guarantee, they sent me a King sized one which then fit perfectly for my bedding. So consider this as a fair warning, even though you are used to getting your comforters in the size of your bedding, it is better to go a size up while buying this one.

I have only positive things to say about the customer care response. They did not ask me anything when I made my complaint and made the exchange within a working week so the whole experience was pretty neat.

Now for the pros and cons of the Luxury goose down alternative comforter.

Pros

  • Super lightweight and soft.
  • Durable stitching which is even throughout the comforter.
  • Made with Hypo allergenic material so allergy free.
  • Easily washable at home.

Cons

  • The sizing is not per the universal standard. Sizing up is suggested.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q: Does the outer shell feel like cotton or suede?

A: It feels like more cotton than suede. It is very soft to touch.

Q: What is the comforter shell made of?

A: Microfiber Polyester.

Q: Does the set come with added bed sheets?

A: No, you only get the comforter inside the vacuum sealed package.

Q: Does the comforter have corner ties?

A: No, this comforter is meant to be used as a regular comforter, not an insert.

Final Verdict

Overall, I am hugely impressed with the last six months’ performance of my Luxury goose down alternative comforter. I think it is a decent buy for the features it comes with. Also, I like how soft and lightweight it feels, despite being a pretty warm comforter. Infact, I also like the easy option of getting the job of washing and drying done at home by myself. And a sufferer myself, the ability to cuddle in the comforter without having to sneeze twenty times in a row is truly a blessing. I will recommend this comforter to anyone looking for a fine replacement for their old one, but be sure to check with the size as that’s the only aspect which I am not particularly clear about.

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Best Down Comforter Reviews!

A comforter is an essential part of your bedroom. Not only it is an essential for providing you with ultimate warmth and comfort, but also it can be a premium thing to add style in your bedroom as the bed is the center piece of any bedroom and a comforter lying on your bed is the first thing anyone notices when they first enter the room. For these two reasons, you should choose your best down comforter with care. The main two options to choose from are called the down and down alternative. Whichever one you choose ultimately, it is important to consider the filling, warmth rating, care instructions and other features which come with owning a down comforter before you take the final leap in buying your own down comforter.

Whether you choose to get a down or a down alternative comforter, you should always keep in mind that there are more things to think about before you make that final decision to get the comforter that suits you the most, rather than only considering on the filling of the comforter. Features such as the exterior fabric, care instructions, warmth levels etc. are equally important. Each aspect will be considered carefully in the best down comforter article so read on to get more informed about down and down alternative comforters.

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The Basics

Before venturing any further, we should first start with getting the clear idea of what are down and down alternatives, and the main differences between these two options which are available for us to choose from.

What Are Down and Down Alternatives

Down

Down comforters are made with little bits of fluff which are found under the bird’s feather. Know that these are not full grown feathers. Generally, these little bits from under the feathers are harvested from geese and ducks. Birds are kept warm in cold temperatures and icy water thanks to these little pesky bits. So comforters are filled with these to hold plenty of warmth. Down comforters come in mostly white down or sometimes grey down.

The quality of down is determined by fill power. Fill power is measured by how many cubic inches an ounce of down can fill. So 700 fill power of a down comforter means it is capable of filling 700 cubic inches of space. The best down comforter comes with fill power starting from 550 to 700. Anything above 750 is considered excellent and high quality. All the best down comforters fall in this category in terms of fill power.

Down Alternatives

Down alternatives are fake down. They are a mixture of synthetic materials such as polyester or rayon to imitate down comforters. Well, down alternatives are more affordable compared to down. Along with that down alternative is a better option for people with allergies as well even though down itself exactly is not the reason for causing allergies. Lower quality down material tends to harbor dust particles, debris or other non-down materials inside which causes reaction in sensitive people. High quality down, on the other hand, are cleaned extensively following the strict industry standards and thus are less likely to cause such unwanted issues. If you are prone to allergies, down alternatives or high quality down comforters are recommended compared to low quality down comforters.

Types Of Down

If you want to choose a down comforter, there are several types you can consider to choose from. The most popular and widely available ones are geese and duck downs. Geese are wild animals so when they are captured, their downs tend to get tightly clustered and super warm. Ducks, on the other hand are farm animals. Due to ducks being farmed, their down may be harvested before they are well clustered. This in turn often makes bedding filled with the duck down far cheaper than the geese down.

Remember that down is usually white or grey in color. If you get a white down comforter, you will only get white down inside so you don’t have to worry about the grey colored down showing through your best down comforter. Thing is, color really does not matter at all on the quality or performance of the comforter so don’t sweat on it.

How to Choose Your Best Down Comforter

With the basics aside, let’s talk about how to choose your best down comforter easily and effectively by looking at some of the important aspects of the down and down alternative comforters. These tips will come in handy after you have chosen what type of comforter you want to have between the down and down alternative ones.

Outer Shell

Once you are done with the decision of what kind of down you want inside, it is now time to consider what you want the down comforter’s exterior fabric. The down comforters, in general, are paired with natural fibers such as cotton, silk, Pima cotton (Luxury cotton from Peru) and Egyptian cotton etc. However, down comforters can be easily well paired with synthetic materials such as microfiber as well. These types of exterior fabric resist spills and stains better than the natural fibers so they might be a more suitable option for you if tend to be of the clumsier type.

Down alternatives, in contrast, have a wider range of natural and synthetic exterior fabrics options available. They can be cotton, polyester, fleece, Tencel (Synthetic fabric made from wood) etc. Ultimately, you should choose the one which feels the best against your skin. The outer shell should be stitched extensively and evenly to ensure that the down or fiber fills inside stay protected and do not go flying everywhere when you move it every time.

The best down comforters are stitched with special care and most of the time double stitched. Remember that the box style stitching is the best when it comes to down comforters to keep the filling inside safe and tucked away, rather than letting it move or shift around as you move during your sleep. Having to wake up because you were feeling cold because of the comforter filling being spread all over the comforter in an uneven fashion is one of the worst things in the world in my opinion, especially if it is during a cold night.

Warmth Power

Down and alternative down comforters come in options such as extra warm, medium warm and all season to facilitate your needs. Extra warm ones work in the winter. Medium warm ones are good during fall and spring seasons but with needed help in terms of an added blanket during colder nights. Light down comforters including the all season ones are good to sleep in all year long.

In general, down comforters are warmer than the down alternatives or synthetic ones of the same size and weight. If you want to buy a synthetic one, keep in mind that your comforter will be bulkier in order to achieve the same level of warmth from its down counterpart.

If you can’t happen to find the warmth rating of your chosen comforter, look for the fill power. The warmer comforters in general feature thicker fill levels with a higher loft. A high fill power rating indicates more warmth so a comforter with a 650 fill power rating is going to be warmer than the one with a 500 fill power rating. All the best down comforters generally have a high filling power, meaning, they are warm even if they are lightweight compared to the down alternative counterparts which will be heavier to provide the same level of warmth for you.

Thread Count

This is the number of thread woven into each square inch. The finer the thread the higher is the thread count of the comforter and the fabric will feel lighter and smoother at the same time. The thread count of a comforter is an indicator of the texture and quality of the comforter. The quality comforters in general have a thread count of at least 260. Luxury comforters on the other hand have higher thread counts that result in weaves which are stronger and tighter to prevent down filling from escaping out of the down comforter.

What’s Your Style?

You are done with choosing between down and down alternative, types of exterior fabric and warmth level. Now you should definitely give some time considering the style as the best down comforter is sometimes the main feature of your bedroom. Both down and down alternatives are available in a range of colors. There is a variety of quilting styles involved as well, the most popular one being the baffle box style. This style is done in a way that the stitching runs horizontally and vertically through the comforter and this creates a quilt like effect.

As mentioned earlier, most down comforters are white in color to match the color of the filling of the down inside. You can keep it this way if you want to. Or you can opt for getting a cover in whichever color or pattern you like to add versatility and possibly more personality to your bedroom décor.

Taking Care of Your Comforter

Be wary of this aspect before buying a down comforter. There is range of care instructions which comes with both down and down alternative comforters. If you want one no fuss bedding set, it is better to opt for machine wash. If you like to get your laundry done by the professionals, you can prefer to get a dry clean only down or down alternative comforter for yourself. Either way, keep in mind that you don’t always have to wash your down comforter. If you want to make the washing intervals longer, you can opt for a cover. Down comforters with covers obviously get less dirty compared to the ones with no covers. Washing of down comforters too frequently is not suggested by manufacturers either so consider buying a cover for your comforter.

If you want to make the washing intervals longer, you can opt for a cover. Down comforters with covers obviously get less dirty compared to the ones with no covers. Washing of down comforters too frequently is not suggested by manufacturers either so consider buying a cover for your comforter.

Appropriate Size Along with Design

Before buying, consider the size of your bedding and the size of the comforter you will need to accompany that bedding. If your bed size is queen, you may consider getting a queen sized comforter for yourself. But you can choose to treat yourself with a king sized comforter as well, if you feel like it. Going with a larger comforter comes with the added benefits of a little extra length and width to wrap you in during the colder months.

Along with the variation in sizes down comforters come with a variety of designs as well. Some comforters are made with a baffle box designed stitch to hold the down fillings firmly in place so that they don’t shift around as you move about in your sleep during the night. The best down comforter is sewn with baffle style quilting pattern to provide depth to the down comforter and keep the goose down in one place. Cold spots occur when goose down settles. Baffle box styled stitching helps the filling stay evenly distributed to eliminate such cold spots.

There are colorful options as well in reversible fashion. These designs make the bedroom interesting and more colorful by becoming the accent pieces.

Your Ideal Weight

The best down comforter for you might be an all season one with mid level warmth rating, based on where you live. Some places don’t get much cold even during the winter so buying an extra warm down comforter in such a place will be a waste. Your ideal weight will depend on the warmth level, as well as on the fact whether the comforter is down or down alternative. Summer comforters are thinner and thus lighter compared to the extra warm ones. Choose one that feels the most comfortable to you, there is no clear cut answer here.

Select the Appropriate Filling

Lightweight down comforters often come with a mixture of filling inside. The mixture is made of feather and duck down in general. This is why they are both cost effective as well as good at providing the warmth. There are also down fiber, feather fiber, down alternative fillings etc. in some down and down alternative comforters. Some down alternatives come with foam inside which work quite well with feather fillings. This results in making a lighter and loftier comforter. Your best down comforter will have to be based on completely your own decision. For essence, if you are allergic and get

Your best down comforter will have to be based on completely your own decision. For essence, if you are allergic and get allergy from dust mites and mildew, you should get a hypoallergenic comforter. These types of comforters have a special sort of down resistant shell fabric which keeps the feathers firmly in place inside the down comforter and this is turn reduces your overall potential of getting a runny nose with constant sneezing.

Luxurious Options for the Royal Minded

If you like extravagance in your bedroom choices, you can opt for a comforter with fillings such as European goose down or even pure eider down. Luxurious comforters generally omit feathers as their filling entirely and use only the softest down. Sometimes the mixture is made with wool to make the down comforter even softer. Wool filled comforters are cleverly made as these can be used for a year round use as they keep you cool in the summer and warm during the winter. Wool is also good at maintaining its shape over time. The luxury comforters come with a variety of outer shell fabrics, such as sateen and batiste

Wool is also good at maintaining its shape over time. The luxury comforters come with a variety of outer shell fabrics, such as sateen and batiste cottons. They feel silky to the touch. If you want to add a dose of luxury in your bedroom, you can try one of these options out. Here is a detailed view of the outer shell fabrics to get you into more depth.

Sateen

This fabric offers a high sheen with a wonderfully soft feel which feels super nice against the skin.

Batiste

This fabric is extremely light in weight. It also comes with excellent durability.

Damask

This fabric is of excellent quality at a very reasonable price.

Cambric

This fabric is a basic weave which provides excellent value.

Ultra Light Down Alternative Comforters

There are some down alternative comforters available in the market which feels like down. So you can get a cushy and soft experience if you don’t like the feel of the real thing. Plush polyester or fluffy polyester batting fiber fill take the place of goose down and feathers for a warm and light result. Down alternatives are naturally resistant to dust and dander so they are already conveniently hypoallergenic. Apart from that, down alternatives are easily washable and dryable as well.

More Tips

  • If you are opting to buy a down alternative comforter, stick your hand in the comforter package and press one clump of the filling in between your forefinger and thumb. You should be able to rub it together easily and the feeling should be a little slick. This means it will be less likely for the fiber fill to clump over time.
  • While getting a down comforter, don’t worry about the color of your down. The quality or performance of your down comforter does not vary with the white or grey down. Some manufacturers just do not like seeing the grey through the outer white fabric and thus most available down comforters in the market are in fact, white.
  • Consider getting a duvet cover for your comforter as it keeps the comforter clean. It prolongs its life as well. It is much easier and more preferable to clean the duvet cover frequently compared to having to constantly clean the down or down alternative comforter.
  • Shake and attempt to fluff your comforter on a regular basis to expand the down fiber fill clusters with air and renew the loft.
  • You should let your comforter air outside in the open for a few hours for at least twice a year to maintain the freshness of your comforter.
  • Always store your comforter inside a breathable bag in a well ventilated area during the off season. Do not put it inside a plastic bag as plastic bags trap the moisture in, which in turn can lead to mildew attacks.
  • Follow the manufacturer’s instructions properly to clean you comforter once a year before storing it away during the off season. If your comforter can be washed on the machine, use a front loading machine and use dryer rings or dryer balls or a clean canvas washable sneaker to dry in the dryer. These methods help the comforter from matting. They also help fluff up the down filling inside the best down comforter.

Advantages of a Down Comforter

Why should you get a down comforter over a down alternative one? There are reasons of course. There are some benefits added to owning a high quality down comforter compared to a down alternative one. Yes, down comforters can be pretty expensive, but the price tag comes with some useful benefits.

  • Down fill is lightweight while being efficiently warm, so this is an ideal choice during colder months, especially in the colder climates.
  • The down fill doesn’t get clumped and they ensure a consistent coverage.
  • Down fill is breathable so it keeps you dry at night by helping in evaporating the perspiration.
  • If you want a comforter which will last you for a long time, a down comforter is the one you should get for yourself. The down fill of the down comforter bounces back inside even after repeated washing. This is why the down comforter retains its insulating powers and loft for years to come.

Now that you know all the things necessary to make you an expert on best down comforters, here are some reviews of some of the down comforters available in the market right now.

Best Down Comforter Reviews!

Eddie Bauer Striped Damask Down Comforter Revieweddie-bauer-striped-damask-down-comforter

This down comforter is made with 700 fill power of white goose down so if you don’t call this luxury, I don’t know what luxury is in your book mate. The comforter is a comfortable and soft addition to my bed and I love the fact that I get to cuddle with it year long, as where I live, even the coldest month is not cold enough to need any more assistance after this comforter. Moreover, due to the goose down, the comforter is lightweight and thus perfect for hot sleepers even during the summer.

The patented Rest Assured hypoallergenic filling is good as the dust mites can’t grow in the comforter. This is a huge upgrade for anyone who is looking forward to pass an allergy free winter. The allergy will not be able to catch up to you this winter, hopefully, once you get one of these comforters for you. The comforter itself is eligible to get machine washed and tumble dried, which is a plus for people who like to save on money from going to the dry cleaners.

Pros

  • Patented hypoallergenic filling so allergies be gone.
  • Lightweight and not too warm during the summer.
  • Looks good on your bed.

Cons

  • Might be too warm for some.

Puredown Down alternative Comforter Duvet Insert Reviewpuredown-down-alternative-comforter-duvet-insert

This is a luxury down comforter for anyone looking to get medium warmth from a comforter for the year round. The duvet comforters are available in sizes twin, king and queen. The filling inside is 58 oz and polyester material. The comforter is cruelty free so you can proudly sleep and cuddle in it without feeling any sort of remorse for your actions.

The cotton thread is 300 counts so this is a good bargain. The fabric is patterned with 100 percent cotton grid. The stitching is done in the 10 inches box stitching style to avoid any sort of shifting of the comforter even if you are a restless sleeper going back and forth while you sleep. This also means the filling will not be clumping in any way. The stitching itself is done very well with nice piping down along with double stitches. This makes the comforter durable and you will be able to use for a longer period of time due to this.

Pros

  • Made with cruelty free polyester material.
  • 300 counts cotton thread.
  • Double stitches make the comforter durable and solid.
  • Box style stitching to keep the filling from shifting around.
  • 100 percent cotton grid pattern.

Cons

  • Stuffing bunches up in places.

LUXURIOUS Siberian GOOSE DOWN Comforter Reviewluxurious-siberian-goose-down-comforter

The luxurious Siberian goose down comforter comes in a beautifully zippered factory packaging with one brand new comforter inside. The comforter is good enough to provide you with medium warmth all the year round. The filling is with 750+ fill power with 60 oz weight. Since the filler is goose down, it is lightweight and soft to touch. It sometimes feels like a cloud is sitting atop my bed, thanks to the bright white aesthetics of the comforter.

This is a hypoallergenic 100 percent Egyptian cotton comforter, to make you feel like basking in royalty right at your home. You will feel like you are on a holiday with this superior feeling down comforter as all the world class hotels use this sort of material for their guests. There are 1200 threads per square inch so you know this comforter is made for the finest greetings. Easy to wash at home, this down comforter will give you the feel of a royal person as you cuddle inside in your own bed, night after night.

Pros

  • 100 percent Egyptian cotton made.
  • Siberian goose down filler.
  • 1200 threads per square.
  • Luxurious and comfortable feeling.

Cons

  • Makes crinkle sound when moved around.

Queen Comforter Duvet Insert by Utopia Bedding Reviewqueen-comforter-duvet-insert-by-utopia-bedding

This Queen comforter, available in King and Twin sizes as well are the perfect comforter for you if you are looking for one which will give you the comfort without the allergies. This crisp looking comforter is stitched in a box styled stitching so prevent the filler from shifting around inside the comforter. The filling is 350 GSM with piped edges.

The material is extremely soft and nice against the skin, thanks to the siliconized fiber filling that provides superior comfy and cozy feel with its soft and lightweight features. The hypoallergenic barrier of the bedding protects against mildew and dust mites so you can wave bye byes to your allergies once you get one of these sleek and elegant looking comforters at your home. The clean and contemporary look of the white comforter looks ultra posh and elegant against your room as it lies on the bed.

Washing is easy as machine wash with cold water on a gentle cycle and drying on the low tumble can be done when needed.

Pros

  • Siliconized fiber filling is comfy and cozy.
  • Hypoallergenic barrier protects against dust mites and mildew.
  • Elegant looking.
  • Washing at home is possible and easy to do.

Cons

  • Kind of dense.

Chezmoi Collection White Goose Down Alternative Comforter Reviewchezmoi-collection-white-goose-down-alternative-comforter

Available in sizes twin, queen and king sizes, this comforter will answer all of your needs you want from a comforter. This is 100 percent polyester made. The alternative comforter can be used year round but of course, it will sort of depend on the place you live at.

The best feature is perhaps the hypoallergenic material which keeps the comforter away from bringing dust mites. The white goose down filling keeps the comforter super lightweight and comfortably soft. It is super nice to feel it against the skin. Cuddling with such a comforter feels like heaven after a long tiring day of work.

The stitching is in the quilted box style which means the filling does not shift around as you make movements in your sleep. This is a very good feature as well. Stuffing that shifts gives me the headaches all the time.

Washing can be done at home with machine. Just throw it in with some cold water in the gentle cycle. To dry, you can leave it to sundry or if you want, tumble drying it on low temperature is another option.

Pros

  • The offered features are worthier than the price.
  • Hypoallergenic so allergies free.
  • Box style quilting keeps filling in place.

Cons

  • Lumpiness in places after washing.

Topsleepy Luxurious All Size Bedding Goose Down Filling Comforter Reviewtopsleepy-luxurious-all-size-bedding-goose-down-filling-comforter

This comforter is a comforter made with 100 percent cotton satin fabric as the outer shell. The inside is filled with high quality goose down. So it is perfect to say that this down comforter is perfectly comfy and feather soft both inside and out. The velvety smooth finish of the down comforter feels like a cloud against my bare skin. Not to mention the quality makes the comforter feel like it is elegant and made for royals.

The hypoallergenic material of the fabric makes sure that you stay allergy free by giving the skin a protective film. Available in King and Queen Sizes, this down comforter can be the perfect answer for all your allergy worries. Winter months don’t have to be miserable anymore after you get this down comforter for your bed.

The comforter is easy to wash at home. You can send it to the dry cleaners, alternatively. The comforter is backed up by a 15 years long guarantee by the manufacturer.

Pros

  • Secure and durable stitching.
  • Easily washable at home.
  • Light enough to be used for year round.
  • Box stitching style keeps the filling secure in place.

Cons

  • Sizing can be off sometimes.

Beckham Hotel Collection – Lightweight – Luxury Goose Down Alternative Comforter Reviewbeckham-hotel-collection-lightweight-luxury-goose-down-alternative-comforter

If you want to feel like you are out in a luxurious holiday where your sleeping beds feel like a dream at a posh and royal hotel, look no further. This luxury down comforter is made specifically to make you feel like you are getting the royal treatments, right at your home.

Available in the color grey in the sizes twin, queen and king, this down comforter feels like an amazing dream you don’t want to wake up from. The filling is made from synthetic goose feathers and so you can imagine how soft it is. The material feels super light and soft against the skin and cuddling in it feels like all your dreams are going to come true.

The comforter is made of superior quality material along with super sturdy and durably precise stitching to last you for a long time. Moreover, the material is hypoallergenic so no tension of sneezing and a runny nose during the winter months anymore, caused by dust mites and mildew. Washing is no fuss with machine wash and tumble or natural dry.

Pros

  • Durable and even stitching throughout the comforter.
  • Hypoallergenic material keeps it away from dust mites and mildew.
  • Easy to wash at home.
  • Quality comforter with elegant looking features.

Cons

  • Sizing is off sometimes so beware of that.

LUXURIOUS 1200 Thread Count GOOSE DOWN Comforter Reviewluxurious-1200-thread-count-goose-down-comforter

The super lightweight comforter is filled with 100 percent goose down so it is extra comfy and soft against your skin. You will feel the niceness of the comforter as you cuddle in it. You will end up liking it so much that sometimes you will feel like not leaving it at all. Your nights will become brighter once you get one of these comforters at your home.

Useable through the year round, this luxurious comforter has 1200 thread counts. The comforter is available in various sizes of king, queen, twin and California king so you can choose one that fits your need and bedding style the best. The down comforter comes in a brand new beautiful factory sealed package so even before getting the comforter out of the package, I liked it. It made me feel important and pampered.

Again, washable at home with little to no extra skills needed. Machine wash with cold water and tumble dry on low temperature will have you good to go where cleaning this comforter is concerned.

Pros

  • No artificial odor right out of the package.
  • 100 percent goose down filling with no mixed anything.
  • 1200 cotton thread counts.

Cons

  • No loops to attach a cover.

Down Alternative Comforter by Utopia Bedding Reviewdown-alternative-comforter-by-utopia-bedding

This is a down alternative comforter made with hypoallergenic and siliconized fiber fill. So you know you are going to be away from allergies snatch, as well as stay warm during colder nights. It is a win – win situation with this luxuriously made down alternative comforter. I love how soft and comfy it is to cuddle in at the nights. Sometimes I feel sad in the morning for having to get up from my bed and go about my usual activities.

The stitching is made in box style to keep your filling in the place even if you are more prone to move around in your sleep. The down comforter is available in different sizes of twin, king and queen along with both 250 and 350 GSM. You can choose the one that fits your need and budget the best.

The siliconized down alternative comforter is good for washing at home, easily and comfortably. The option to go to the dry cleaners is available as well, if you feel like it.

Pros

  • Hypoallergenic material.
  • Quilted box style design.
  • Siliconized fiber fills.
  • Loops to attach a duvet cover.

Cons

  • Washing might result is lumpiness in certain spaces.

C&W White Goose Down Comforter Reviewcw-white-goose-down-comforter

This down comforter is available in two sizes – king and queen. The fabric is customized specially by the manufacturer and is a non fluorescent fabric which is made in the green way so it is safe to touch the human skin directly. The fabric has been processed and tested to prevent down from running. It has also been certified as an ecological textile. The comforter feels nice and soft against my skin, thanks to the white goose down fill.

The filler is imported from France. The fabric is hypoallergenic so it is free from allergy. It is anti bacteria as well. The comforter will be of great use to someone who suffers from dust allergy or anyone who wants to live in the greener way.

The natural goose down filler has odor on it, but it will go away once you let the air out after getting it out of the package. The fluff will be back in the mean time as well. It is strictly prohibited to wash this comforter. Use a cover instead. Letting it air out from time to time under the natural light is a good practice as well.

Pros

  • Safe and green.
  • Nice, soft and lightweight.

Cons

  • Non – washable.

Final Words

The best down comforter is like a security blanket. Once you get the one you like, it feels like a piece of home. I hope this article will help you in finding your best down comforter that makes you feel right at home as you cuddle in it for years to come.