Can anyone recommend a comforter or twin blanket that doesn't shred in the washing machine?
I just bought my kid a really nice black and grey bedding set... expensive for no reason. The comforter shred in the washing machine. The pillow shams are starting to shred too. I am not a happy camper right now. I want to make sure the next comforter or blanket will at least withstand the spin cycle. Can anyone direct me or maybe have a brand name of the item. That's for the comforter, blanket, or whole bedding set (twin). Thank you.
- something fishyLv 71 month ago
Buy at macys
Send for dry cleaning verses washing
- EdwenaLv 71 month ago
It is your washing machine, not the comforter. The modern washing machine without the agitator and using the modern soaps are a real improvement. On a gentle cycle they will not damage a comforter.
- 1 month ago
I use cheap Walmart comforters because my hairy dog sheds like nobody's business. Throw them into a top loading (old) Kenmore washer on delicate and dry them in a Kenmore dryer (same age.) The key is these old machines, not the purchase.
- Anonymous1 month ago
I have been washing blankets, sheets, comforters, whole pillows and sneakers and bath mats and even plastic shower curtains without one single thing shredding in about 40 years.
I believe you where unfortunate to have purchased a very defective or low-quality comforter set and without a doubt I would have returned it shredded to the manufacturer and demand a refund.
Because I have been purchasing bedding for quite some time, I have purchased just about every brand out there without any issues whatsoever. My most recent purchases we're at TJ Maxx, HomeGoods, Macy's and overstock.com. The only reason I even am buying any new bedding is because it lasts so long, now I switch bedding seasonally to change things up.
I know it's really frustrating to buy something that at has fallen apart. I am finding that to be the case with a lot of my purchases these days and it's very discouraging and disappointing, nevermind being hassled with having to return things.
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- SnowFlakeLv 71 month ago
Was it supposed to be dry cleaned??
- Karen LLv 71 month ago
I've been washing such items for over 40 years, in a top-loading washer, and have never had any of them shred. I'm not buying the best quality, either. I don't even remember any of the brands, except that the duvets were from Ikea. All I can suggest is that you got very unlucky and got a defective product and I would take it back to where I bought it, or there is something wrong with your washing machine, or you are seriously overloading the machine.
- Anonymous1 month ago
I would look up comforters on Amazon and start reading customer reviews...they will list prices and everything you'll need to make an educated consumer decision.
- Master ShakeLv 41 month ago
Ive never had that happen, something is probably wrong with your washing machine