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BEST Bedding

2012 BEST Bedding

Linens on the Hill


There are plenty of things out there preventing us from sleeping, but only a few that actually help us catch some ZZZs. One, of course, is a quality mattress. The next is linens, and we’re not talking about the sets… read more»

2011 BEST Bedding

Patterson Group


Frustrated that she couldn’t find bedding to satisfy her fierce aesthetic and quality standards, interior designer Eileen Patterson started her own custom line. The sheet sets, made with stratospheric-thread-count organic cottons, all feature hand- and machine-embroidery options—and put those impossibly… read more»

2009 BEST Bedding



With a lot of things having gone “poof” lately, it’s good to have something tangible to hold on to—and even better if that something comes in high-thread-count Egyptian cotton, baby-soft cashmere, or even lamb nappa. Admittedly, the four-figure price tag… read more»

2007 BEST Bedding

Lavender Home & Table


We’re pretty sure there’s not an insomniac Lavender Home couldn’t cure. At the Newbury store, the treatments for sleeplessness take the form of genuine linen by Libeco, organic cotton from SDH’s Purists line, and bold modern designs by Matteo and… read more»

2006 BEST Bedding



Egyptian cotton? Please, darling—we only sleep on silk (and cashmere in winter). At the tony Pratesi, no fabric is too soft, no thread count too high, for the extravagant sheets that lay beneath lace coverlets, delicately embroidered shams, and silk-lined… read more»