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GlucksteinHome Clara bedding in blush

The New Clara Bed

Oversized blooms flourish across ultra-soft Portuguese-made woven jacquard for a romantic, whimsical aesthetic

GlucksteinHome French Linen bedding

Effortless Linen

French Linen bedding

GlucksteinHome Clara bedding in blue

Blooming Florals

Clara bedding

GlucksteinHome Blair bedding

Graphic + Stylish

Blair bedding

GlucksteinHome Rhodes embroidered bedding

Classic Embroidery

Rhodes bedding


How to Update Your Bedroom with Modern and Classic Bedding

Bedding plays a big role in transforming your bedroom into a contemporary, comfortable sleep sanctuary. Whether you’re aiming for a minimalist modern aesthetic, a cozy retreat, or a classically elegant look, updating your bedding can breathe new life into your sleep space. In this guide, find tips for your personal bedding update, from colour and pattern choices, to selecting the perfect material and construction, to understanding the art of layering for ultimate comfort and style.

Bedding Colour and Pattern

To update your bedding for a modern or classic look, consider the following tips to find the style that best suits your aesthetic:

  • Neutral Palette: A neutral palette creates a clean and contemporary feel that suits many bedrooms, whether modern or timelessly classic. Opt for neutral tones such as white, grey, or beige.
  • Colour: Bedding is an easy way to inject colour into your room. Make a commitment-free statement in your bedroom with cheery, colourful bedding in shades that appeal to your personal style. Layer in accent pillows or throws in relaxing or uplifting colours. It’ll add visual interest without overwhelming the space.
  • Pattern: Choose patterned bedding with understated designs like geometrics or subtle stripes. It’ll add depth to your bedroom without overpowering the overall aesthetic. Or opt for a bold pattern, like an oversized, modern floral, to make your bed a stylish focal point.
  • Mix and Match: Experiment with mixing different patterns and textures for a curated, eclectic look. It’ll feel modern yet inviting. For easy versatility, opt for a reversible duvet. It might feature a floral pattern on one side and a contemporary brushstroke on the other, allowing you to switch up the look of your bedding with ease.
Choosing The Perfect Bedding Material For You

Selecting the right bedding material is crucial for both comfort and style. Consider the following options:

  • Long Staple Cotton: Renowned for its superior softness and durability, long staple cotton bedding offers a luxurious feel and resists pilling, ensuring long-lasting quality.
  • Cotton Percale: With its crisp, matte finish and breathable weave, cotton percale bedding provides a cool and comfortable sleep surface. It’s ideal for warmer climates or those who prefer a lightweight feel.
  • Cotton Sateen: Experience the silky smooth texture of cotton sateen bedding. It features a lustrous sheen and a luxurious drape, perfect for adding a touch of elegance to your bedroom.
  • Linen: Embrace the natural charm of linen bedding, a durable fibre derived from the flax plant. It gets beautifully softer with use. Linen is celebrated for its relaxed, lived-in look and exceptional breathability. Linen also keeps you cool in the summer and cozy in the winter.
  • Tencel: A sustainable choice made from wood pulp, Tencel offers moisture-wicking properties and a silky-soft feel that’s gentle on the skin.
  • Portuguese Flannel: Experience unparalleled warmth and coziness with Portuguese flannel bedding. It’s made from high-quality cotton fibres that are brushed on both sides for a soft, luxurious texture. Portuguese flannel bedding provides exceptional insulation, making it perfect for chilly nights and winter months.

Each of these materials offers unique benefits, so consider your preferences and lifestyle factors when selecting the perfect bedding for your modern sleep sanctuary.

Bedding Construction

The construction of your bedding plays a crucial role in both its aesthetic appeal and functionality. Consider the following construction techniques when updating your bedding:

  • Woven Jacquard: Opt for bedding crafted using a woven jacquard technique for a luxurious look and feel. Jacquard weaving creates intricate patterns and textures directly into the fabric, adding depth and sophistication to your bedding ensemble.
  • Printed Pattern: Choose bedding featuring printed patterns for a versatile and budget-friendly option. Printed patterns offer endless design possibilities. Options range from bold geometric motifs to delicate floral prints, allowing you to express your personal style with ease.
  • Matelassé: Elevate your bedding with the timeless elegance of matelassé construction. This traditional technique creates a quilted or raised texture. It adds visual interest and depth to your bedding without the bulk of traditional quilting.
  • Embroidered: Add a timeless touch to your bedding with embroidered details. A stylish Greek key border, embroidered in a subtle or contrasting colour, adds a luxuriously tactile element and subtle elegance to your sleep space.
How to Layer a Cozy Bed

Achieve the perfect balance of comfort and style by mastering the art of layering your bedding

  • Start with a Base: A cozy bed begins with your sheets. Start with a fitted sheet followed by a flat sheet for a crisp, hotel-inspired look.  
  • Top it Off: Finish with a duvet in a complementary colour or pattern. Your duvet adds comfort, texture, and visual appeal to the bed.  
  • Add Warmth: Layer a lightweight blanket or coverlet for warmth during cooler months. Opt for materials like cotton or linen for breathability.
  • Accessorize: Complete the look with decorative pillows and throws. Mix different sizes, shapes, and textures to create depth and dimension.

Updating your bedding with modern touches can instantly refresh your bedroom and enhance your overall sleep experience. From choosing the perfect colour scheme and material to mastering the art of layering, incorporating stylish bedding sets and cozy bedding elements can transform your home into a haven of comfort and style. Explore the GlucksteinHome bedding collection, exclusively available at Hudson’s Bay