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    Re: futon? quilt, comforter, duvet?

    Quote Originally Posted by freezeframe View Post
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    The sheets and pillow/duvet covers are also called bed linen or bedclothes. But I've never actually heard anyone use bedclothes.
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    But in the UK it's common - which underlines SD's point about regional variations.

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    Re: futon? quilt, comforter, duvet?

    Quote Originally Posted by BobK View Post
    Also, in more traditional houses, an 'eiderdown'.

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    Thanks! I heard Blackadder use that word once in an expression and never knew what it was exactly.

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    Re: futon? quilt, comforter, duvet?

    Quote Originally Posted by SoothingDave View Post
    Thanks! I heard Blackadder use that word once in an expression and never knew what it was exactly.
    Sigh. Now I want to rewatch Blackadder but I'm in the middle of a Seinfeld marathon. Fortune vomits on my eiderdown once more.

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    Re: futon? quilt, comforter, duvet?

    That's the stickiest situation since Sticky the stick insect got stuck on a sticky bun.

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