Four things you need to know about junior duvets

What you should consider before deciding which junior duvet is best.

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How big is a junior duvet?

The size of a junior duvet is usually 100 x 140 cm. This means that it is about twice as long as a baby's duvet. These are the standard measurements, but there are some junior duvets that have other measurements. Always check this before buying bedding for the duvet.

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Junior duvet - when?

It varies a lot when you switch to a junior duvet. You have to look at how big your child is, and not least whether he or she seems happy with their duvets. Immediately, children should not change to a junior duvet until they are 7-8 months old and can turn around themselves. A junior duvet is obviously bigger than a baby duvet, and can therefore quickly become too heavy for a small child who can't get it off by himself if it gets too hot.

What is an hypoallergenic duvet?

Dust mites do not thrive in an hypoallergenic duvet. Always check if the junior duvet is hypoallergenic before you buy it. The most important thing is that the duvet can be washed at 60 degrees, as all dust mites die at this temperature.

Buying a used junior duvet - is it a good idea?

It is recommended that duvets and mattresses are purchased new. This is because they become less resistant to dust mites over time. Therefore, it is a good idea to buy the duvet from new.

Junior duvet from Cocoon

A really nice duvet from the brand Cocoon. The duvet is filled with the delicious fibers from the Kapok tree. This junior duvet is both hypoallergenic, temperature regulating and organic. In addition, the production is sustainable and thus harms the environment as little as possible. A really nice duvet for children who easily get too hot or cold at night.

Available in the following sizes

  • 100 x 130 cm
  • 100 x 140 cm

What is kapok fibre?

The fibres are taken from a Kapok tree. The seeds look like the picture, from which the natural fibres can be extracted. No chemicals are used in the process, so you get a sustainable and ecological manufacturing process. The Kapok fibres grow on trees, and keep coming without the tree having to be felled or otherwise damaged.

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The fibres have unique properties. They are temperature regulating, hypoallergenic and antibacterial, and of course an all-natural material. Duvets with these fibres, e.g. from Cocoon, are a bit more expensive than other duvets, but in return the duvet has unique properties.

Unique advantages of kapok firbre

  • Insulating and temperature regulating
  • Anti-bacterial effect
  • Allergy friendly
  • Breathable & moisture wicking
  • Organic
  • Sustainable production
  • Natural material
  • Especially good for allergy sufferers

Junior cushion with kapok fibres

If you also need a nice junior cushion, this is a great choice. It can be washed at 60 degrees, which effectively kills all dust mites. It is filled with the delicious and natural kapok fibres, which are both organic and sustainable. The pillow is wonderfully soft and does not lose its shape after washing.

The junior pillow is available in two sizes

  • 40 x 45 cm
  • 38 x 55 cm

All-season duvet for children 100 x 140 cm

Nice duvet in good quality. This junior duvet can be used all year round as it is an all-season duvet. It is temperature regulating and therefore feels neither too cold nor too hot. The junior duvet consists of musk down and a little musk feather. It weighs slightly more than many other duvets, which can be reassuring for many children.

The production of this duvet is environmentally friendly and it is made of 100% cotton twill in Oeko-Tex. A good choice if you are in doubt about which junior duvet to buy.

Silk duvet for children (junior duvet)

Beautiful silk duvet that is really nice and light in quality. It is one of the best junior duvets if you are looking for a cool duvet that is not too hot. Silk is an exclusive material. Neither dust mites nor mould thrive in silk, which is why it's a great material for a junior duvet. If you're looking for a nice duvet that's especially good as a summer duvet or for a warm child, this is a good bet for the best junior duvet.

  • Breathable and antibacterial
  • Temperature regulating
  • Allergy friendly
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Be aware, however, that silks cannot withstand being washed at high temperatures, as they are a very fine material.

Bed set from Sebra

Junior bed set from Sebra, featuring a nice pattern with clouds. This set is in blue, but also available in pink. It is made of cotton, so it is nice and soft to sleep with.

Measurements: 100 x 140 cm

Material: 100% cotton, GOTS certified.

Bed set from Done by Deer

Very cute bed set in pink from Done by Deer. On the bedding there is a cute elephant with balloons, which is really fun to look at. The bed set is also available in a blue colour. The duvet has two different sides, so you can change things up when you need to. Dimensions: 70 x 100 cm

Material: 100% cotton.

Småfolk junior bed set

Nice bed set for junior duvet - and pillow from Småfolk. The set is in neutral colours, and therefore suits both sexes. The print is small cute pandas.

Dimensions: 70 x 100 cm

Material: 100% cotton.