The Pillow Gift: Why Pillows and Bedding Are Great Holiday Gift Ideas - Turbie Twist

The Pillow Gift: Why Pillows and Bedding Are Great Holiday Gift Ideas

Want to know what's a great, thoughtful gift from someone during the holidays? A pillow gift! Here's why that special someone will love pillows and bedding.

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Everyone loves a holiday; time with family, time to relax, and time for vacations. Yet, when it’s a holiday that involves gift-giving a degree of stress usually comes with it. Why is that?

Giving isn't the problem, but it’s not knowing what to give that is sometimes difficult. Choosing a gift can be hard for both those we know well and those we don’t know so well. It is coming up with something new that is the trick, such as a pillow gift.

Have you ever thought about why pillows and bedding make superb holiday gifts? Probably not, so in this article, you will read about some great pillow and bedding gift ideas you never thought of before.

Pre and Post Presentation

Half your job is choosing a gift that will look good when you present it. An advantage of a bedding gift is that it can be wrapped to look gorgeous.  Often bedding stores offer this service for you.

Disappointment can be hard to hide. A gift needs to be as good as its wrapping has suggested it will be. Beautiful bedding is a gift that might surprise the recipient, but it very rarely disappoints even the pickiest of friends.

Bedding gifts can be personalized, luxurious, and offer comfort. All of these qualities prove to the recipient you really care about them. This is a gift that looks great in and out of the packaging.

A Pillow Gift for Everybody

Pillow and bedding gift ideas are becoming more popular than ever before. Why? A real advantage is that these are great gifts for any category of persons. Whether they are friends, acquaintances, children, and partners, they will all love this gift.

People are spending more time at home than they ever have before. It's no surprise that people are enjoying making their home as comfortable as possible. New bedding will only add to the enjoyment of being at home.

Buying a pillow designed for extra comfort won't go unappreciated. A good night's rest has so much value, no matter who you are.

Spoil Yourself and Your Guests

Holidays are times we treat ourselves and not only our friends. Holidays are the best time to invest in a new bedding set or fancy pillow. If someone is at home during the holiday season and they receive new bedding, then they can enjoy it guilt-free.

If you have bought your friends something nice, you might want to treat yourself to a guestroom set at the same time. It is embarrassing when you don’t have good bedding for your last-minute guests. You want to be hospitable and happy to know they will get a good night's sleep in your home.

How to Choose Bedding

Every age bracket enjoys good sleep. A bedding gift is a great idea for the children to the grandparents. If this is a gift idea for your family members, then you can consider the fun aspect of bedding gifts, such as the color and patterns.

If you don't know the recipient well, then choose neutral colored bedding and plain in pattern. It is better to focus on the quality of the material, than the bedding in blue flower print that you personally love. Remember that friends who have difficulty sleeping are going to prefer comfort over fashion.

Practical Considerations

Bedding is practical. Bedding has a huge price range so you can get a gift that suits your budget or your friend's taste. It is a present that will remind your recipient of your kindness with every use.

A pillow or bedding item is a great idea for any special person in your life.  When pillows are personalized with a special message or picture, they will always think of you. Personalized bedding can be fun as well as feel good.

It isn't something people like to buy for themselves. People sometimes ‘make do’ when it comes to bedding and put-off getting new bedding. Yet, getting into a bed with fresh new bedding and pillows is something everybody appreciates.

There are an abundance of pillow and bedding gift options everywhere online. Many online bedding companies deliver as well. You don’t even have to leave the comfort of your own bed to purchase and deliver this gift.

Fun Themes or Foam Therapy

Themed bedding is super exciting for children.  If you know they have a favorite TV character, Disney princess, or PlayStation game, bedding can usually be found featuring them.  A great photo-pillow adds happiness to the home and a smile to the face.  

Fun aside, bedding can have a real impact on people’s lives. A memory foam pillow, satin pillowcase, or organic cotton duvet cover, could be the perfect gift for your stressed-out friend.

Keep an eye out for cotton with a high thread count for real quality. A sore neck or light sleeper is also a great candidate for a pillow gift.

You Can't Get This Wrong

If you're feeling hesitant about what gift to buy someone, then bedding is a sensible option. You cannot possibly offend someone with this type of gift. It’s the gift that won’t rock the boat of any friendship.

In fact, people argue that a gift like this improves relationships. Good bedding and pillows mean better sleep and better sleep means better moods. Another reason it makes a great holiday gift for families.

Plump That Pillow!

This article has delved into some of the reasons bedding and pillows are a gift worth giving to anyone. A pillow gift doesn't rely on gender, age, or how well you know somebody for it to be appreciated. Bedding can also be a great gift for yourself.

Gift ideas are always worth reading as it gives us such pleasure to give them and see the recipient happy. Check out some other awesome gift ideas here.


Photo by Pat Freling of Paint Strategies