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specialsubject Sat 12-Oct-13 19:41:11

clearly you don't need the ones in the loft, and unless it is very airy up there it isn't doing them any good. Sell/charity/give away.

two per bed should do, perhaps one extra for emergencies or a fast turnround of visitors.

NickNacks Sat 12-Oct-13 14:18:33

I have one for each bed only (ours, ds1, ds2, dd)

delasi Sat 12-Oct-13 14:16:30

We have... <counting> 4 sets for our bed (duvet, fitted sheet, 2 pillow cases). We have I think 4 extra pillow cases and 2 spare pillows, these are used by guests, they also use sleeping bags/blankets so no other linen.

Tbh I think my 4 sets are OTT, I bought all of them a few years ago when I worked in a department store. They were hugely discounted and then I got staff discount on top, so I thought it was great at the time. I'm only keeping them all as I intend to get a second bed at some point so some will become guest linen.

Nothing really matches, although some have pillow cases that match the duvet. I don't like sleeping in light coloured linen so at the time I just picked up anything that was dark/coloured, good quality and cheap grin I'll replace it eventually, but likelihood is it still won't be totally matching because I don't care dark linens are harder to come by.

BrownSauceSandwich Sat 12-Oct-13 12:40:02

We have two sets. No item matches anything else hmm

YomAsalYomBasal Sat 12-Oct-13 09:59:27

2 is enough. One on, one in the wash. When I had newborns I had 3 for the inevitable nighttime vomit/poo incident!

ILoveOnionRings Fri 11-Oct-13 22:11:23

I used to have 3 sets for our bed but have now decorated the bedroom so have 1 set that matches the room and the other 3 are spare. DS has 3 sets, all different but match his room.

Did have a big clear out and now use the other 8 duvet covers as dust sheets when painting. They easily mount up wink

paneer Fri 11-Oct-13 22:06:21

dull but I kind of need to know... how many sets do you have?

I have 2 sets (use one wash one) for DD. I have at least 4 for ... around another 5 in the loft hmm

its OTT right?

(none match the curtains or wall colouring ..)

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