We recommend using a flexible tape such as a dressmaker’s tape to allow for the curvature and shape of the bed and pillows.

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Bed throws and bedspreads.

Width

Measure the width of the bed.

Height

Diagram for measuring beds and beddingMeasure the height of the bed from the floor to the surface of the bed. If you don’t want the throw touching the floor then deduct your desired amount, we recommend 2 cm.

Length

Measure the distance between the end of the bed and the headboard. If required add any extra to tuck under the pillow.

Bed runners

Width

Measure the width of the bed.

Height

Measure the height of the bed from the floor to the surface of the bed. If you don’t want the throw touching the floor then deduct your desired amount, we recommend 2 cm.

Length

Decide on the length required. Typically these will be 75cm, 100cm or 125cm, but you can have any size required.

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