du·​vet | \ d(y)ü-ˈvā How to pronounce duvet (audio) , ˈd(y)ü-ˌvā How to pronounce duvet (audio) \

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Finish each bed with pillows and throws that coordinate with each duvet. Ap Mcclatchy, The Mercury News, "How to transform a dorm room into something special," 29 July 2019 Society6: Take 40 percent off wall hangings, prints, tapestries, and posters, and 30 percent off comforters, duvets, throw pillows, and 20 percent off everything else through 7/4. Jenny Xie, Curbed, "All the best 4th of July sales to shop this week," 3 July 2019 Afraid of going too bold with a botanical print duvet? Lauren Hubbard, ELLE Decor, "The Best Bed Linens for Every Design Style," 18 Sep. 2018 There are discounts on pillow cases, duvet covers, and more that will add the perfect punch to your bedding. Kelsey Mulvey, House Beautiful, "Right Now Is Your Last Chance to Buy Brooklinen's Limited-Edition Sheets," 2 July 2019 In return, Berlusconi marked Putin’s 65th birthday by giving the Russian leader a duvet cover featuring a huge image of the two men shaking hands. Washington Post, "Never mind the tax fraud and ‘bunga bunga’ scandals. These Italians won’t give up on Berlusconi.," 28 June 2019 But what many of us forget is that Anthropologie has a lot more than just ceramic mugs and duvets. Eliza Huber, refinery29.com, "Get Up To 70% Off At Anthropologie’s Summer Tag Sale," 20 June 2019 The national inquiry was convened after the body of Tina Fontaine, a 15-year-old girl from the Sagkeeng First Nation, was found in the Red River in Winnipeg, Manitoba, in 2014, wrapped in a duvet weighed down with 25 pounds of rocks. Dan Bilefsky, New York Times, "Canadian Inquiry Calls Killings of Indigenous Women Genocide," 3 June 2019 The super-super soft microfiber can stand alone or stuffed inside a duvet. Caroline Picard, Good Housekeeping, "How to Build Your Best Bed Ever," 26 Oct. 2018

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1758, in the meaning defined above

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