du·​vet | \ d(y)ü-ˈvā , ˈd(y)ü-ˌ \

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The collection includes pillowcase sets, core sheet sets, and duvet covers, all available in three gorgeous neutrals that make mixing and matching easy as ever. Lucia Tonelli, ELLE Decor, "Brooklinen’s New Cashmere Bedding Will Make You Never Want to Leave Your Bed," 8 Feb. 2019 Shopping for bedding can be a chore: There's the sheets, comforter, duvet cover, pillows — and those are just the basics. Nicole Saporita, Good Housekeeping, "The 5 Best Bed-in-a-Bag Sets You Can Buy," 24 Dec. 2018 Like most styles, the cover comes with ties to attach your duvet insert and buttons to close it. Lexie Sachs, Good Housekeeping, "6 Best Duvet Covers, According to Textile Experts," 21 Dec. 2018 From coverlets to bedspreads to duvets and comforters, confusion is inevitable…but not unavoidable. Lucia Tonelli, ELLE Decor, "The Ultimate Bedding Guide: What is a Sham?," 31 Oct. 2018 Rooms feature wooden flooring and fluffy white duvets and a minibar with all of its contents free, including fizzy sangria in a bottle. New York Times, "36 Hours in Seville," 14 June 2018 He’s on top of the duvet, ass out for the world to see. The Cut, "The Humanitarian Worker Contemplating Group Sex," 6 May 2018 Cabins are designed in the style of a small European hotel, with Egyptian cotton linens and duvets, and have 24-hour room service. Condé Nast Traveler, "The Best Cruise Lines in the World: 2018 Readers' Choice Awards," 9 Oct. 2018 The company recently started selling bedding products like sheets, duvets, and a mattress protector, plus a line of minimalist furniture. Liz Stinson, Curbed, "Casper is now selling bedding and furniture," 23 Aug. 2018

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1758, in the meaning defined above

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