Girls' Bedding Sets

When you want your little girl to showcase her unique sense of style, choosing a girls' bedding set is a good way to style her room. Whether you're looking for a birthday gift for the little princess in your life or simply upgrading a girl's bedroom, there are plenty of designs to choose from. Seek out a bedding set with her favorite character or go for her favorite color to fit her existing bed.

How do you know what size bed your daughter has?

Standard bed dimensions are as follows:

  • Twin: 39 by 75 inches
  • Full: 54 by 75 inches
  • Queen: 60 by 80 inches
  • King: 76 by 80 inches

If you don't know what size bed is in your girl's room, head in with a measuring tape to discover what size bedding you need.

Do you need bedding as big as the mattress?

There are several cases when you might need to order a different size of bedding, like if you've a bedding set that's a size too big. You may also need to order different size bedding if you haven't seen the girl's bed in person. Some girls prefer to be able to wrap up in thick, oversized comforters; if so, choosing a girls' bedding set in a size up from her mattress can help her feel even cozier. It's fairly easy to tuck oversized bedding in a little bit more for a better fit.

Is a full/queen bedding set closer to full or closer to queen?

A full/queen bedding set is large enough to fit comfortably on both a full-size bed and a queen-size bed. The comforter in a full/queen bedding set, however, may be a little small. You may want to go up to a king size comforter if you prefer for the comforter to hang of the bed.

What type of sheets do you need?

The type of bedding that the girl in your life will like best will depend on her personal preference. Jersey knit feels like comfortable old t-shirts, while flannel offers warmth for cold winter months. The higher the thread count of cotton sheets, the softer the fabric will be.

Does the bedding set need to include a top sheet?

This type of bedding is more common in America than in Europe. It's will provide a barrier between body oil and dirt and the duvet cover. This can help to prolong the bedding's life.