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Growing




 
 
 
 

Post Sun, Nov 27 2022, 1:18 pm
im deciding what to do
base of bed isn't wood - it's heavy cast iron with wheels and a furniture headboard attached

are linen stores still doing those?
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fitmom




 
 
 
 

Post Sun, Nov 27 2022, 1:47 pm
Target has a ton- I just moved and bought a new set
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ra_mom




 
 
 
 

Post Sun, Nov 27 2022, 1:49 pm
Can you cover the box spring with an encased sheet so you don't have to use a dust ruffle?

Amazon Basics Box Spring Cover - Alternative to Bed Skirt, Elastic Polyester Fabric Wrap Around Band 4 Sides - King/Cal King, Dark Gray https://www.amazon.com/dp/B096.....ss_tl
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zaq




 
 
 
 

Post Sun, Nov 27 2022, 4:44 pm
I've never used a dust ruffle in my life. As far as I'm concerned, a dust ruffle is just that--a shmatte to collect dust and make life difficult. They do not keep dust from collecting under the bed, so why bother?
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vintagebknyc




 
 
 
 

Post Sun, Nov 27 2022, 4:59 pm
zaq wrote:
I've never used a dust ruffle in my life. As far as I'm concerned, a dust ruffle is just that--a shmatte to collect dust and make life difficult. They do not keep dust from collecting under the bed, so why bother?


Lol, because they hide all the **** we have stored under our bed!
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Olive




 
 
 
 

Post Sun, Nov 27 2022, 5:02 pm
zaq wrote:
I've never used a dust ruffle in my life. As far as I'm concerned, a dust ruffle is just that--a shmatte to collect dust and make life difficult. They do not keep dust from collecting under the bed, so why bother?


Some bed frame + box spring sets are made ugly & meant to be covered
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meme6




 
 
 
 

Post Sun, Nov 27 2022, 5:04 pm
Yes I did replace mine by a local Jewish store who did custom .
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zaq




 
 
 
 

Post Sun, Nov 27 2022, 5:17 pm
vintagebknyc wrote:
Lol, because they hide all the **** we have stored under our bed!


My blankets overhang far enough to hide most of what's under there. I couldn't care less if a little bit shows. Who's looking?
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oneofakind




 
 
 
 

Post Sun, Nov 27 2022, 7:12 pm
I found they actually prevent dust from collecting under the bed.
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R11




 
 
 
 

Post Sun, Nov 27 2022, 7:44 pm
ra_mom wrote:
Can you cover the box spring with an encased sheet so you don't have to use a dust ruffle?

Amazon Basics Box Spring Cover - Alternative to Bed Skirt, Elastic Polyester Fabric Wrap Around Band 4 Sides - King/Cal King, Dark Gray https://www.amazon.com/dp/B096.....ss_tl


what size for 48 inch beds?
Are these difficult to put on?
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aprildiamond




 
 
 
 

Post Wed, Nov 30 2022, 1:20 pm
I bought from Elegant linen a few years back, now my question is....how do I clean them? anyone tried washing them or are they dry-clean?
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Chayalle




 
 
 
 

Post Wed, Nov 30 2022, 2:00 pm
R11 wrote:
what size for 48 inch beds?
Are these difficult to put on?


I got these for my guest room. The twin size stretched for 48" beds very nicely.

https://www.amazon.com/gp/prod.....psc=1
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essgee




 
 
 
 

Post Wed, Nov 30 2022, 2:04 pm
Chayalle wrote:
I got these for my guest room. The twin size stretched for 48" beds very nicely.

https://www.amazon.com/gp/prod.....psc=1


Did you put this on the box springs? how does it look in real life?
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Chayalle




 
 
 
 

Post Wed, Nov 30 2022, 2:07 pm
essgee wrote:
Did you put this on the box springs? how does it look in real life?


Yes, I put it on the box springs. It kind of looks like the box spring is covered with a sheet. But it's very snug and fitted. It's a more modern look (than dust ruffles) and is mostly covered by the quilts. My DD's (who know everything modern better than I do) were the ones who instigated this look.
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