Luxurious 1200 Thread Count Goose Down Comforter Review
Oh, the luxury of a good night’s sleep! With our fast paced lives, sleep is a primary source of rejuvenation before beginning a new day. A down comforter produces sleep like that of a king. However, we might say like a pharaoh in the case of this product by Egyptian Bedding®. Either way, the opulence and hotel-quality of the Luxurious 1200 thread count goose down comforter are your answer to catching sound zzz’s.
The construction, thread count and fill of a down comforter speak to its quality. Of course, adding to sleep quality is likely the biggest factor in choosing
Luxurious 1200 Thread Count Goose Down Comforter Features
- 100 percent goose down fill
- 100 percent Egyptian, 1200 thread count cotton cover
- White with square baffle design
- Hypoallergenic, allergy free
- Channeled construction for even fill distribution
- Year-round comfort
- Available in twin, queen, king and California king
- Arrives in zippered factory packaging
- Weight of comforter is 8.4 pounds
- Receives high reviews
- Warranty when purchased by authorized seller
Manufactured by Egyptian Bedding®, this comforter is constructed of Long Staple Giza Cotton. This cotton grows near the Nile River Valley dating back to the pharaohs. This family of Giza cotton is known for long, thick fibers. Giza cotton produces a smooth, silky appearance and feel.
The long fibers also rank strongly in resistance to breakage. The durability of fabric is a hallmark of this cotton. Also, the method of harvesting produces a cleaner cotton. Ranked a grade above “Supima,” this cotton bedding boasts smoothness and durability. Constructed in China, the cover of the Luxurious comforter maintains a soft, quality feel.
Thread count is a scientific production term regulated by strict federal standards. This count refers to the number to threads woven into a square inch of fabric. Both the warp (lengthwise) and weft (widthwise) threads are counted. The warp plus the weft equal a total thread count.
For a frame of reference, a 150 thread count produces muslin fabric. The texture of muslin can be a bit scratchy. Quality materials are found at 180 thread count and above 200 is considered better quality. The 1200 thread count of this comforter, not surprisingly, yields a smooth, comfortable feel.
This comforter is filled with 100 percent down. Down is the soft under plumage that insulates geese and other waterfowl. The 50-ounce fill weight produces a warm, moisture-wicking comforter.
Fill power can range from 300 to 900. This measure is the space one ounce of down occupies at
The Luxurious comforter consists of channel construction. This boxed design prevents down fill from shifting or clumping within the comforter. Evenly divided fill provides even warmth. The down is also odorless for those sensitive to smell.
Down is breathable and allows water vapor to pass through the product. This feature provides moisture wicking throughout the night to keep sleepers dry and comfortable. The Luxurious comforter best provides warmth between 55 and 70 degrees F. Availability in twin, queen, king and California kings sizes makes comfort available to all sizes of sleepers.
- Price point is reasonable for the quality of the product.
- Comforter is an overall quality product.
- High quality, hypoallergenic cover
- Outer cover has a smooth, luxurious feel
- Comfort provided at temperatures between 55 and 70 degrees F
- Channel construction prevents down from shifting
- Loft or fluff may not be as high as expected
- Might be too heavy for some buyers
- No ties or fasteners included to secure duvet cover
- Duvet cover not included
- Some feathers reported in the down fill
- Some customers report leaking of down
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS)
Q: Is this comforter 100 percent down, meaning no feathers?
A: This product claims 100 percent goose down. Occasional feathers may be felt as the industry allows for a slight percentage of mix in labeling of 100 percent down.
Q: Is this baffle construction?
A: Channel construction keeps down from shifting in this comforter.
Q: How do you wash this comforter?
A: A duvet cover is recommended for longer wear and time between washings. Down comforters can be machine washed in cool water with a gentle detergent. Using a dryer on the lowest heat setting with
The Luxurious 1200 thread count goose down comforter by Egyptian Bedding® offers features in harmony with sound sleep. The 1200 thread count cover boasts of a luxurious feel and quality construction. The down fill lacks in the loft or fluff department. However, the channel construction keeps fill evenly dispersed. And, warmth and comfort are hallmarks of this bedding.
Overall customer satisfaction is high for this product which means much to this reviewer. Problems with some down fill leakage may exist, but this issue seems minimal to none. Washability makes for easy care. And, a good duvet cover will protect your investment at this modest price point.