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Home Decoration Trends for the 2022 Holiday Season
Home Decoration Trends for the 2022 Holiday Season Preparing for the holiday season involves several tasks. Gatherings with family and friends involve coordinating schedules and making transportation plans.
Southshore's 2022 Holiday Gift Guide
Every year, around this time, we issue our holiday gift giude.  Last year, we had our staff come up with their favorite items to highlight.  If you are interested in reading last year's gift guide, it can be found here. ...
Hosting the Perfect Holiday Gathering
The holiday season is a special time. People put up festive decorations and venture to local stores, searching for holiday menu items. There are sales to entice shoppers to buy presents, and special events such as parades and craft shows....
Benefits Of Making Your Bed Everyday
Morning people are a different breed of individuals, thriving in the morning, basking in the morning sun, ready to take on the day and all its chaos. If you're anything like me or most human beings on this planet we don't look forward to the light of the morning day. 
The Best Sleep Tracking Apps for the Best Night's Sleep
The perpetual need to have a healthy eight hours of sleep falls second to my constant balancing between work and social life. Thankfully we live in a time where there are so many options to help us get a restful night; without the risk of oversleeping or undersleeping.
8 Best College Dorm Bedding and Bath Essentials for 2022

Your dorm will be your home throughout your time in college, and it’s incredibly important to make it feel as comfortable as possible. It will be your space to relax and recharge after a long day, a place to do your schoolwork, and likely a spot to socialize as well.

Read on for our curated list of the best bedding and bath essentials that every college student must have in their dorm in 2022.

Styling Ideas For Your Master Bedroom
So, if you are like me, your bedroom tends to be your safe space, the place where you leave everything at the door and recharge, heal, and relax. That being said, why not take the time to create a space that can become your escape from the world? Lucky for you, I know some great ways to design your space in a way that allows for total relaxation and a euphoric experience. Let's totally zen out, and find the perfect style to fit your self-care needs!

My bedroom has undergone multiple styles and décor overhauls, leading me to a unique style encompassing my favorite designs throughout the ages. While questioning how fiscally responsible all these changes are, I can finally say that my personal oasis is finally complete.
How To Keep Your Bedding Clean When You Have Pets

If you have a pet that loves to climb onto your bed, you likely already know the pains of keeping your blankets and pillows clean.

Sure, sharing your bed with your pet can be a great source of comfort as you cuddle at night and wake up to its cute face in the morning. But there are downsides, too—lingering fur or dirt can be difficult to clean up.

Ways To Put On A Duvet Cover
Duvet covers offer versatility and comfort and are an excellent option for your bedding set. However, getting duvet covers on can sometimes appear tricky. Avoid frustrations with your duvet cover! Let us guide you through the easiest methods of getting that duvet cover on so you can enjoy your beautiful bedding.
How To Update Your Kid’s Bedroom
Updating your kid’s bedroom doesn’t have to look like an HGTV project gone wrong. Instead, take advantage of these simple changes that will last with them through all ages and stages. 
How to Mix and Match Patterns
Simple, plain bedding is classic. However, if you are ready to mix it up, playing with patterns can be fun and rewarding. Your bedroom is the perfect setting to play with texture, color, and design! Plus, so many options are on the market, which makes mixing and matching patterns an easy task.
The Best Plants For Your Bedroom

Plants have so many qualities to them that not only help with our everyday lives but can also brighten a room in so many ways, especially when pairing your plants with your furniture and most importantly, your beddingLet’s get into some specifics about plants, not only do they provide air quality but they change our moods in a good way!

The Best Sleep Tracking Apps for the Best Night's Sleep
With the plethora of tech wearables available to the public, many already own a sleep tracker without knowing. Not all trackers are made equal; some clearly stand out over the others. It is also worth noting that not everyone wants to wear something tech in bed; I have you covered with some alternatives to track your sleep without having that clingy tech on you like a crush that won't leave you alone.  
How To Make Your Bedroom Feel Bigger
No matter the reason, if your bedroom feels smaller than you’d like, there are many ways you can open it up without major renovations. You can transform your space with lighting, furniture, window treatments, wall décor, and bedding. Keep reading to learn our top tips for transforming your humble abode into a peaceful retreat fit for a queen.
How To Pick The Right Bed Sheets Based On The Way You Sleep
Did you know that your bed sheets play just as big a role in having that needed rest you crave? Yes, your bed sheets can determine how restful your body will feel, not to mention the functionalities of the materials that will aid in a snooze-filled night. Find the perfect material for your good night's sleep.
How Often Should You Wash Your Cotton Sheets?
You got all your essentials ready for a relaxing night. Netflix, snacks, and some wine; you finally slide into bed, only to be confronted by the horrid realization that you have not washed your sheets in, uh, the longest time ever! Although, how often should you wash your cotton sheets?
Choosing Your Winter Bedding

Welcome to winter, where both day and night start to become drastically colder in many parts of the world. The last thing you want to do is crawl into a freezing bed at the end of the day. So how do you get cozier without getting overheated?

Invest in some winter bedding that will keep you comfy enough while keeping those chilly winter nights at bay. However, the bedding also needs to keep your body temperature regulated. It is a lot to ask for from one set of bedding!

Your Ultimate White Bedding Guide

Is white bedding in your future? Check out our white bedding guide to get the scoop on everything you need to know about purchasing white linens! Subtle. Clean. Timeless. These are just a few words you can use to describe white bedding. And if you are building your bedding right, nothing is boring about an all-white set!

How To Style Your Bedroom With Pops Of Color
Pinterest, Tik-Tok, Etsy, all these websites and apps give us tips and tricks, secrets, hacks to mix and match, diversify, and create a one-of-kind bedroom that represents who we are, so I'm sure most of you are asking, "Where do I start?"
Well, that's where I come in!
Our 2021 Holiday Gift Guide

What should you get your beloved ones for this Holiday?  Here’s our staff picks for all the picky, fancy, eccentric or practical people in your life.  Given the supply chain issues this year, we have picked these items based for immediate availability.

Just a reminder, this year, shipping companies are taking longer to deliver the presents.  Please allow additional time for transit.  As always, we are fully committed to shipping the order out of our Las Vegas Warehouse within 1 business day. 

The Best Scents for A Good Night's Sleep
After a stressful day, few things in life can be as rejuvenating and energizing as a restful night’s sleep. While fluffy pillows, pristine white sheets, cotton quilts, and a pitch-dark bedroom can help you drift off with ease, there’s one often overlooked, easy, and inexpensive tool you can add to your nightly routine. Wondering what they are? Scents!