Comforters are one of the most popular beddings items on the market today. They add color, pattern, and interest to a room as well as providing a layer of insulating warmth. View a large variety of comforters at the above retailers.

All comforters are not created equally, to help you here are some things you should consider before buying a comforter for your bed.

Down Comforters

Down comforters are filled with natural down feathers. A cozy down comforter will provide exception warms and comfort compared to most other fill types. However down alternatives maybe more suitable if you suffer from allergies.

When purchasing a down comforter you should look at the fill power and fill weight. The fill power describes the quality of the fill; higher fill power means better insulation and breathability. The fill weight is the amount of actual filling that goes into the bedding. The higher the fill weight, the warmer the comforter; a high fill power means less fill weight is required to keep you warm.

Comforter Sets

A comforter set is one option that you may want to consider. This package typically comes with various matching items including a bed skirt, comforter, pillow shams, accent pillows, and neck rolls. Many opt for a set as it can lower price and add a cohesive element to a room. You will find sets in various sizes including twin, queen and king. It is also possible to find a set with only 3 pieces or one with as many as 16.

Our website can help you from the beginning stages of planning all the way through selecting, using, and caring for your bedding. We feature advice on choosing the correct size as well as planning your color scheme and theme. If you're looking for name brands, we feature the latest and most popular lines from the leading designers.

Caring for your bedding is another of our featured areas. Saving money is always important, especially these days, so we tell you how to care for your purchases to prolong the lives of those beautiful comforters.

So start looking for your perfect bedding and get ready to have a great night's sleep. Pleasant dreams!