What Is a Coverlet? 24 Ways a Coverlet Will Transform a Home


Published: August 7, 2022
Updated: December 4, 2023

Have you ever wondered what is a coverlet and how it’s different from a quilt or comforter? A coverlet is a lightweight blanket that’s often placed between the sheets and a bedspread for warmth or folded at the foot of the bed.

A coverlet that’s made into the bed and hidden away between the sheets and bedspread may not be seen, but a coverlet that’s folded and carefully placed is a wonderful opportunity to spruce up your bedroom. You can add some holiday spirit, a pop of color, or an accent piece to your room.

Try folding your bedspread back to show off the coverlet underneath. Neatly place your coverlet at the foot of your bed. You can also toss a coverlet onto the corner of your bed. The possibilities are endless. So here are some wonderful ideas for coverlets you can use to transform your home.

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