Organising Doona Sets & Sheets
August 20, 2021
BY Amy Kennedy
Quick organising tips to help keep your linen cupboard in order.
Organising Doona Sets & Sheets
Organising Doona Sets - The Organising Bee Canberra

Winter is here and so is the need for thicker blankets and doona sets to stay warm!

If you love using matching doona sets and linens (I certainly do, it just feels that extra bit luxurious!), it can be a pain to find the exact sheet that you require within a full linen cupboard.

As much as we love the idea of tidiness, house chores can often be done in a complete rush.

As a result, our newly laundered linens can end up tossed and stuffed in the cupboard– mismatched, unorganised and/or hidden deep inside.

Often you can end up with shelves of mess and it’s especially frustrating when you have a lot of linen in similar colours and sizes stored in one spot.

Here’s are my two quick organising tips to help you with this:

1. Store all matching linens (doona/quilt cover, top sheet, fitted sheet and pillowcases) inside a pillowcase from that particular set.

This keeps the whole set organised within a single pillowcase. Alternatively, you can achieve the same result by wrapping the sheets and pillowcases within the doona cover when folding. Whichever method you choose, this hack will help you grab the set you need in seconds without creating such a mess to find it! It also saves a significant amount of space in your cupboard – making it look clean and tidy altogether!

2. Once the linens are sorted, start labelling!

Adding clear, simple labels below each set makes them even easier to find (even in the middle of the night when a child emergency stikes!). You can categorise them based on the season, bedroom or person they ought to be used for.

The particular label plates seen in the image above are from Martha by Martha Stewart. Love this product for being easy to use and it adds such a classy touch to the cupboard!

Try these tips out and you’ll be sure to save so much time and energy in the long run.

But if you think your linen cupboard/s are beyond your control, feel free to reach out to us today! We’d love to help you in this area of your home.


The Organising Bee is a professional organiser based in Canberra. Amy Kennedy supports families to organise their homes and their time. Book a free consultation with Amy and talk about ways you can organise yourself so you can spend your time doing the things you love.


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