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The Spruce's Sleep Week All-Stars

Must-have products for your best sleep ever

We all know getting a good night's sleep is important, but it's often illusive for so many of us. Whether you toss and turn for hours before finally drifting off, wake up sweaty in the middle of the night, or feel groggy in the morning when your blaring alarm goes off, getting a refreshing eight hours of shut eye can be a challenge. That's why we're here to help you finally get the best sleep of your life.

Between testing for quality in The Lab and real-world testing items in our homes for months, we've spent over 50,000 hours sleep testing 542 products. From foundational items like mattresses, sheets, and pillows, to upgrades like sunrise alarm clocks, blackout curtains, and weighted blankets, we scoured to find the very best items for sweeter dreams.

We're confident that the 10 products below will help you rest easier—no counting sheep necessary.

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Olive + Crate Natural Eucalyptus Sheet Set

Olive + Crate Natural Eucalyptus Sheet Set

The Spruce / Dera Burreson

To buy: $99.99; amazon.com

Out of dozens of sheet sets we've tested, the Olive + Crate Eucalyptus Cooling Sheets impressed us the most. Not only are they incredibly soft and silky, they also boast cooling capabilities that can't be beat. They're also a more sustainable option, so you can rest extra easy knowing eucalyptus requires far less water to process than linen or cotton, and the sheets can be composted at the end of their life span. Choose from a handful of sophisticated colors sure to complement a variety of bedroom styles.

Featured In: The 13 Best Bed Sheets of 2023, Tested and Reviewed

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Snuggle-Pedic Adjustable Memory Foam Pillow

Snuggle-Pedic Adjustable Memory Foam Pillows

The Spruce / Rachel Marek

To buy: $73; amazon.com

After extensive testing, we found the Snuggle-Pedic Adjustable Memory Foam Pillow was well worth its higher price tag. Thaks to its Kool-Flow technology and bamboo cover, this pillow is an especially great pick for hot sleepers. It features a memory foam outer layer and a zippered compartment with shredded foam fill. Best of all, it comes with an additional bag of foam filling so you can easily customize the firmness to your exact liking.

Featured In: The 11 Best Pillows of 2023, Tested and Reviewed

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Philips HF3520 Wake-Up Light

Philips SmartSleep HF3520 Wake-Up Light

The Spruce / Stephanie Vermillion

To buy: $109; amazon.com

For a gentle, natural way to start your day, you need The Philips SmartSleep Wake-up Light. Not only can you program a 30-minute sunrise routine, but if the light alone doesn’t wake you, it’s followed by soothing nature sounds, like birds chirping or ocean waves. What's more, this alarm clock can also help you fall asleep better too, thanks to its sunset mode that gradually descends through the light’s 20 brightness levels.

Featured In: The 9 Best Sunrise Alarm Clocks of 2023

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L.L.Bean Permabaffle Box Goose Down Comforter

L.L. Bean Permabaffle Box Goose Down Comforter, Warmer

L.L. Bean

To buy: From $449; llbean.com

Durable, cozy, and made to last, this comforter is by far our favorite pick on the market. Available in two weights, this comforter features a soft exterior and hypoallergenic fill. What's more, it holds its shape better than your average option thanks to its 16 individual boxes and durable border, ensuring the goose down stays in place and doesn’t accumulate in just one spot. It also has loops at each corner, so your duvet cover will stay secure night after night.

Featured In: The 8 Best Comforters of 2023 for Every Type of Sleeper

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Parachute Sateen Duvet Cover

Parachute Sateen Duvet Set

Courtesy of Parachute

To buy: From $220; parachutehome.com

After testing more than 30 duvet covers, the Parachute Sateen Duvet Cover won us over thanks to its soft and smooth texture, quality construction, and thoughtful design. Made with long-staple Egyptian cotton, this duvet cover is soft, lightweight, and truly only gets better with time. It also offers a ton of breathability, so you can stay cozy without overheating, making this duvet cover ideal for all seasons.

Featured In: The 10 Best Duvet Covers of 2023

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The Company Store Company Cotton Voile Quilt

The Company Store Company Cotton Voile Quilt

The Company Store

To buy: From $169; thecompanystore.com

When it comes to the best quilt on the market, our vote has to go to the Voile Quilt from the Company Store. Made from 100 percent cotton and, as the name suggests, featuring a voile-style fabric, the result is an ultrasoft, airy quality that doesn't sacrifice on coziness. Great for year-round use, this quilt is lightweight and breathable, while still offering plenty of warmth. Ideal as an additional layer to your existing bed cover during the chilly season or all on its own during warmer months, the hand-quilted design offers textural interest while still remaining endlessly versatile.

Featured In: The 13 Best Quilts of 2023, Tested and Reviewed

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Tuft & Needle Mint Mattress

Tuft & Needle Mint Mattress

Tuft & Needle

To buy: $1,356; amazon.com

There's no one-size-fits-all solution when it comes to mattresses—but if we could only recommend one, we'd have to go with Tuft & Needle's Mint Mattress. Made of adaptable open-cell, gel-infused foam with a generous graphite top layer, it conforms to your body and pulls heat away to keep you cool while you doze. Plus, unlike the brand's Original Mattress, this one has edge support.

Featured In: The 8 Best Mattresses of 2023, Tested by The Spruce

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Threshold Microplush Weighted Blanket

Threshold Microplush Weighted Blanket

The Spruce / Dera Burreson

To buy: $69; target.com

The Threshold Microplush Weight Blanket is our top pick thanks to standout features like a removable cover, corner ties, and ultra-soft materials that give it a luxe feel. At less than $100, this blanket is astonishingly affordable for its quality and weight. Choose between 12, 15, or 18 pounds, depending on your needs.

Featured In: The 10 Best Weighted Blankets, Tested by Us

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Deconovo Thermal Insulated Blackout Curtains

Deconovo Thermal Insulated Blackout Curtains


To buy: $28; amazon.com

For anyone looking to fully block out all the sunlight, the Deconovo Thermal Insulated Blackout Curtains get the job done. These affordable and light-eliminating curtains also provide thermal insulation that helps improve climate control and reduce noise. What's more, the fabric adds an elegant look to any room.

Featured In: The 8 Best Blackout Curtains of 2023

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Pure Enrichment Wave Sleep Therapy Sound Machine

Pure Enrichment Wave Premium Sleep Therapy Sound Machine

 The Spruce

To buy: $29.99; amazon.com

Drown out the world and enter deep relaxation with the Wave Sleep Therapy Sound Machine. Boasting an easy-to-use interface, this sound machine features a half dozen different tones to lull you to sleep, raning from a fan to nature sounds to white noise. A customizable timer also lets you decide whether you want the machine to play all night or call it quits after a set amount of time.

Featured In: The 8 Best White Noise Machines for a Restful Night

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