A bedroom makeover with Yorkshire Linen

Living with a baby with reflux means sick and quite often lots of it. Our poor bed has been covered in it many a time over the last year with baby girl and so our duvet covers have seen better days. Not only that but we are currently renting an empty vicarage and the decor has seen better days. Our bedroom even has a retro sink in it. I have been thinking about how to make our bedroom look more inviting, detracting from the less pretty features of the room. I decided that new fresh bedding could be the way forward and have been looking around so was I was very pleased when I was contacted by Yorkshire Linen to do a bedroom makeover. Perfect timing!

A bedroom makeover with Yorkshire Linen is easy to do as they have such a huge range of duvet covers, bedspreads/bed sheets & cushion covers. I came up with lots of ideas and decided the best way to decide would be to create a mood board so I could see the products together. 

crisp ivory bedding with grey trim throw and stag statement cushion


I’ve chosen a crisp ivory duvet cover by Liberty which promises to bring “a touch of hotel chic to your bedroom”. It is  250 thread count Egytian cotton which I always try and go for. Once you have had Egyptian cotton bedding a normal duvet cover just doesn’t compare. They feel so much fresher. The Double duvet cover and 2 pillowcases is £39.99 which I think is excellent value for such a high quality set.

Next I looked for a throw to complement the ivory duvet. I picked the Costswold Stripe grey throw £19.99. I don’t think you can go wrong with a bit of grey in the house. The grey stripe is on trend and the tassel detailing will help to soften the plain duvet cover and make it look more inviting. 

Finally I searched the cushions at Yorkshire Linen to finish the look. . I love a statement cushion on a plain duvet and the stag theme is one of my current favourites. As we have pale pink walls I opted for the Stag embroidered cushion cover in Mulberry £5.99. I teamed this with a plain ivory cushion (basket weave cushion cover – ivory £5.99) and a smaller Aubergine cushion (Chenille spot aubergine cushion cover £4.99) to help pop the colour from the embroidered stag.  

I’m looking forward to receiving my items and updating my bedroom. I think all the chosen items will go well in my current bedroom.


 Pictures of the finished makeover to come. 

Disclaimer: Please note Yorkshire Linen will very kindly provide me with the items on my mood-board. All thoughts and opinions are my own.



29 responses to “A bedroom makeover with Yorkshire Linen”

  1. I love your choices and what excellent value for a duvet set too! I look forward to seeing the finished result X #HomeEtc

  2. Kerry says:

    You chose such lovely things! I really love white bedding and everything you have chosen to go with it works so well. Looking forward to seeing an ‘after’ picture xxx #HomeEtc

  3. Kaye says:

    Fab choices! We desperately need a bedroom makeover so will have to consider something similar! #picknmix

  4. Tracey Abrahams says:

    I love your choices, especially the stag cushion. Because the cat and dog always end up on our bed, I tend to fo for dark colours in bedding.#picknmix

  5. SARAH says:

    I love the cushion, brilliant choices! #PicknMix

  6. Gemma @ Confessions of a nagging mother says:

    These colours are right up my street! Beautiful! I have the heart door hanger thingy from Next 🙂


    Gemma xxx

  7. Crummy Mummy says:

    Looking forward to see the results – the linen looks just like White Company! #picknmix

  8. Sarah says:

    love the stag cushion! Looking forward to see the finished makeover 🙂 Thanks for having us on #PicknMix

  9. Stephanie says:

    That stag cushion is just gorgeous – love the design and the colour. Good luck with the bedroom makeover, I’m looking forward to seeing the after photos 🙂 #homeetc

  10. Beth says:

    Love your choices. Love the fact you chose white then added that lovely purple colour too! Gorgeous. x

  11. I linked up with Yorkshire Linen too and I was surprised just how reasonable they were. Love your flower fairy lights too #picknmix

  12. I linkedup my post about this too. They have reasonable prices. I like your choices too. I can’t wait to receive the items so I can see the final look. I’m sure you are looking forward to that as well, 😉 x
    Thanks for hosting #PicknMix

  13. Great choices – and brilliant value too. I love the crisp, clean look. :0) #PickNMix

  14. @alex_keno says:

    Looks so inviting! Great choices. Can I crawl in now please?

  15. Rachel says:

    Ohh looks lovely!! I love the accessories! #picknmix xx

  16. Mummuddling says:

    I think new bed linen has to be one of the little luxuries in life doesn’t it!? Can’t wait to see it, bet you can’t wait to Get in it ! X MMT # picknmix

  17. Arthurwears says:

    Looks lovely and I feel the same about a bit of grey!! X

  18. Great choices and the look beautiful. I love makeover #picknmix xx

  19. Lovely choices! Out bedroom is 1 of my favourite rooms but we’ll be switching with the boys at some point to be nice and give them the nicer room 🙁 at least it means I can redecorate though as they have a liverpool fc room complete with red carpet that we’re moving in to!
    Stevie x

  20. I love your mood board, the grey throw loves gorgeous and will go perfectly with the plum colours in the cushions. The stag one is fab! xx

  21. I love your mood board. It is so peaceful and modern looking, yet very inviting that has a friendly feel to the room. How lucky are you! 🙂 Looking forward to see the finished room once it is done up. 🙂 x #PicknMix

  22. I love the mood board you have created – the items look lovely and what a great price for an egyptian cotton duvet set! Our whole house is crying out to be re-decorated (we’ve been in it nearly 10 years) but I think the first room to be done will be the boys! #PicknMix

  23. I just love a bedroom makeover. We had one just before Christmas last year and i love it. It makes such a difference! I went for white and purple too. Such a lovely combination of colours 🙂 #picknmix

  24. Ashleigh Day says:

    I love what you’ve done! i also have these flower lights in my living room, you’ve got good taste! #PickNMix

  25. Aaah I LOVE new bedlinen!! There’s something so lovely about getting into a bed with freshly washed, new bedlinen 🙂 Great choices 🙂 Thanks for linking up with us lovely xx

    PS — hope to see you again tomorrow #HomeEtc

  26. Very nice indeed, wish someone would make over my house for me! Its still very much ‘bachelor pad’ since I moved in with my OH 🙂 be lovely to see what it all looks like when it arrives xx #picknmix

  27. Love the items and new bed linen looks so fresh and clean, and I adore the colours 🙂 Thanks for linking up with us. Jess xx


  28. They have some lovely stuff don’t they. Love that reindeer cushion. Look forward to seeing the results. I do love all the choosing and planning for a bit of a makeover. Nicky #PicnMix

  29. Philippa says:

    I love love love purple, the deeper the better! It always seems to find it’s way into my room schemes. Love it!


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