Tuesday, June 17, 2014

The Spare Bedroom Journey - The Bedding

Hi….I wanted to make sure to tell you upfront that  I have received no product or compensation to promote these products - I wanted to share with my readers great ways to decorate and stay within a budget.  Thanks for visiting.

When I was shopping for bedding I wanted something light colored and fresh looking.  I wanted gray tones but I was not sure what other color I wanted. I knew I wanted lots of pillows. I love the look of beds with so many billows.  When I was shopping for drapes at Big Lots...I checked out the bedding. I found exactly what I wanted.  A bedding set with everything I needed. Comforter - Bed Skirt - 4 Pillow Shams and  2 Accent Pillows.  The set had gray tones and the yellow/green color. PERFECT for the room and the total cost was $69.99 at Big Lots!

While shopping I found really nice throw pillows - with the same color scheme and a teal bird (I Love Birds).  I purchased two throw pillows each with the same design but placed different on the pillow. One for the bed and one for the chair.  Throw pillows cost $12.00 each - total $24.00.

I decided to check out the sheets while I was shopping...another great deal. I found microfiber full sheets with 4 pillowcases for only $18.00 a set - check out the detail on the pillowcases and top sheet.  Very pretty and classy design.  Now I have all the neat
pillowcases and not enough pillows.  Next trip to Walmart I found pillows perfect for the shams for $2.50 each - I needed 6 for shams. Two of the shams are the large square shams - they each took two pillows to make them look full.  Four pillows for the pillowcases - I need a total of 8 new pillows for $20.00.

Pillows on bed = 4 regular pillowcases pillows - 2 regular shams - 2 large square shams - 2 accent pillows and 1 throw pillow! Plus a throw pillow for the chair!

Total cost of bedding - $132.00  Not Bad!!! considering everything I purchased

So far .....
Furniture $142.00
Drapes  $82.00
Bedding  $132.00

8 comments:

  1. Ill be right over to stay for a few days! This room looks like a hotel room :)

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  2. I love the bedding you chose and that really is a great price for everything that you got! Way to go!

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  3. It is true that the quality of fiber and the stuff used in your bed sheets is directly proportional to your comfort and tension-free sleep. While purchasing a bed sheet, you need to ask about the fiber quality of the bed sheet.

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  4. Glad you found what you want with this price. Enjoy it! And by the way, the patterns on your pillows and mattress look so lovely!

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  5. It looks like you chose your best comfortable mattress and pillows. I am building a bed room like yours

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  6. Whoa... Indeed, that's not bad. You surely know how to save money on mattresses.

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  7. Wow, The spare bedroom looks so comfy I'm jealous. I will setup a bedroom same yours.

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  8. You have a great spare room, and the price is impressive too. I hope I can have a free room like yours. I almost can not find good deal on mattress this year

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