When choosing a gift for your friend or family member’s wedding, you want something that will stand out —something memorable and intimate. We know that this can be a difficult decision. We offer our advice to help make this decision easier. Here at downduvet.co.uk, we believe that a gift shouldn’t just be grand and opulent, but also practical and long-lasting.
We also know that this can be a tricky balance to achieve, but for us the solution is simple. Sleep is always a fantastic gift, and good sleep requires a solid foundation. So what could be better than giving the gift of a new luxury duvet which will last for decades! All things considered, it’s hard to compete with an eiderdown duvet as a wedding gift. Eiderdown is an objectively superior material steeped in tradition with a rich history. The longevity and prestige of an eiderdown duvet will serve as a compliment to the couple, a gift as exquisite and long-lasting as their relationship. And, unlike many gifts they’re sure to receive, it’s one you know they will use each and every day.
Enjoying Sleep on a Higher Level
The simple truth is this: if you haven’t experienced the shocking lightness, fine feeling, and jaw dropping temperature responsiveness of a first-class Icelandic eiderdown duvet, then you truly don’t know what you’ve been missing! These qualities make an eiderdown duvet an extremely worthy gift; you can bet the couple will be utterly and happily surprised when they realise that a duvet could be something more than just a bedspread. Handpicked, rigorously selected, and gently washed for genuine flawlessness, the eiderdown duvet represents the ultimate image of lightness and luxury.
Goose down duvets are in every respect a luxury bedding item, but for true connoisseurs nothing can measure up to an eiderdown duvet.
So what’s so special about eiderdown? Well, imagine sleeping in a weightless cloud of silk in front of a cosy fireplace during the middle of winter. It is difficult to put into words because it really is something that you need to experience to understand. However one describes them, the eiderdown duvet is the epitome of luxury, comfort and snugness. The texture and feel of eiderdown duvets cannot be accurately compared to any other type of bedding.
While the price of eiderdown may seem exorbitant, it is an investment you will never regret making. This of course counts for double if you’re looking to give the kind of wedding gift that will not only astound and delight, but shall also become a part of the happy couple’s lives for many decades to come.
An Investment in Extreme Opulence
The unique properties of eiderdown duvets are due to the superior characteristics of the rare and beautiful eider duck. The feathers of the eider duck feature thousands of tiny hooks that hold the tufts together, creating tiny air pockets throughout the down. This gives eiderdown unparalleled insulating power.
Eiderdown duvets can last up to 40 years, putting its price into perspective. A normal couple might go through 8 lesser quality duvets in that time. Our Kauffmann eiderdown duvets make excellent and unexpected gifts for newlywed couples. To find these works of art just take a look at our Kauffmann 1st Class collection.
A True Work of Art
The eiderdown’s extremely high quality makes them more akin to works of art than simple articles of bedding. From the picking of the down to the last stitch that goes into the final product, an eiderdown duvet is a hand-made labour of love, crafted by those who specialise in making dreams come true.
And while it may be a cliché reference point, surely that fact that we sleep one third of our lives away means we should at least do so in heavenly comfort, right?
When it comes to luxury wedding gifts, you can’t do much better than an eiderdown duvet. See our Eiderdown duvets section.