Single beds

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  1. big dave

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    Changed our motorhome and now have single beds, my question is as we shall
    be doing some winter touring are sleeping bags the best option or bed sheets
    with a quilt.
     
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    Duvet!

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    I would suggest a double duvet each and a double sheet - that way you can fold the duvets and sheets and be the 'filling' in the sandwich - its much more pleasant than a sleeping bag.
     
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    Personal preference. Don't feel you both have to use the same thing!
    Him Indoors loves to be wrapped up tight in a "mummy"-style sleeping bag. Even the most roomy sleeping bag makes me feel very claustrophobic and even in a backpacking tent in winter I use an ultralight quilt.
     
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    Duvet and we have mattress protector and single fitted sheet all got from Tesco.
     
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    Personally I wouldn't be without my sleeping bag. It totally eradicates the 2am argument with my wife that I have all of the duvet, when she has in fact nicked it all and chucked it on the floor next to her!
    Oh! Single beds you say!!!! :D That could work! :D
     
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    For the little caravan we bought some really plush sleeping bags - toasty warm and lightweight. Plenty of room either zipped together as a double or as singles and the style allows it to be either zipped up tight and a mummy style top or as a basic - super comfort as far as we are concerned.
     
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    Read first Daniel.....read first:LOL:
     
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    We use two single duvets but on reflection we should probably have bought 3/4 .... tuck half underneath to sleep on the rest to cover you. Snug as a bug in a rug;)
     
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    We have single bunks me with a very lightweight sleeping bag and Mrs Badknee with a 300 tog one. Couldn't work better. :LOL:
     
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    Just struck me that if you did away with the 300 tog and you climbed on top of Mrs Badknee with your lightweight sleeping bag Red Hot!! could be achieved.:ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
     
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    I'm afraid of heights :eek: No really, she says I'm too hot and sweaty :(
     
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    Not that you snore and fart to much then?:ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
     
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    For me I prefer a sheet and quilt, makes it feel home from home and more comfier. You cant fidget your legs out in a sleeping bag.
     
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    Got both sheets \ duvets and sleeping bags but, generally, the dug ends up being the main covering!:eek::sleep:
     
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    Whose Dug ? Is he a close friend ? :D
     
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    He has a single 12 tog single duvet, I have a king size 15tog so I can wrap it around me like a cocoon.
    Strange cos in the daytime he feels the cold more than me.
     
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    Nickname. Real name is Charlie. Now your gutter level mind (tee hee:giggle:) is trying to figure out is that short for Charles or Charlene!:eek:
    But being a Welsh Springer \ Border Collie cross with mair hair than a heavy metal band who the he** cares on a frosty Scottish morning!(y)
    And four toasty paws are much better than two cold SWMBO feet!:whistle:
     
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    Exactly!!! (y)
     
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    A dug is a Scottish dog !
    (y)
     
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