Eiderdown Comforter

(6 customer reviews)

Stay at the perfect temperature with our luxurious, pure Icelandic eiderdown comforters. They’re light as air, silky-soft, and adapt to the ambient temperature for a lifetime of perfect sleep.

  • Pure Icelandic eiderdown filling
  • Hundreds of dimensions & fill weights
  • Sustainable, animal-friendly production
  • 100% custom-made to your preferences

6 reviews for Eiderdown Comforter

  1. Ebenhard

    My wife and I love our beautiful new eiderdown duvet. We can now comfortably sleep with an open window, even with the chilly autumn nights. Your masterpiece has found a beautiful home that we will cherish for many years to come. Thank you again for taking care of us personally. We value great service!

  2. Gerdur

    I bought a duvet from Icelandic Down in the summer. It is the best duvet I have owned and I do not regret investing in such a wonderful product. It was a pleasure doing business with Icelandic Down and I wish them the best of luck in the future.

  3. Joan

    My husband gave me an eiderdown duvet. It’s both very warm and fluffy. Even though I’m sensitive to cold, in the beginning I was a bit afraid that the duvet would be too warm for me. That is not the case, it is just perfect. The eiderdown also has this remarkable effect that even if you just lay a corner of it over your shoulder, it somehow radiates the warmth all over.

  4. Harvey Bowden


    So you should by an Eiderdown duvet. We did, from Ragna at Icelandic Down and we are very happy; impressed with the genuine caring service that can only be given by a small company, and sleeping better. How do we know? We wake up later and we don’t notice if the duvet is making us hot or cold. It is just there, floating above us, doing its amazing “Goldilocks” temperature control.

    Harvey Bowden, the water softener man from England recommends you.

  5. Ragnar

    My grandfather’s father got an eiderdown comforter when he was an old man and my grandfather was determined to do the same. He wanted a light but warm comforter to cover himself at night and recently made his dream come true with a comforter from Icelandic Down. He is very satisfied with his purchase.

  6. Laura and Paul

    Our baby boy was given an eiderdown duvet as a gift from his grandfather. We couldn’t be happier with it. The quality is extraordinary. The duvet is lightweight, fluffy and all in all very cozy. Our little boy sleeps really well wrapped in his beautiful duvet!

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Product Description

Utterly soft, thermo-regulating and light as a cloud, our 100% Icelandic eiderdown comforters promise decades of blissful sleep. Eiderdown is one of the coziest, most luxurious natural materials on the planet, and was once prized by Europe’s kings and queens.

Our comforters are ethically hand-produced by our family in the fjords of east Iceland. When you purchase products from Icelandic Down, you’ll be in direct contact with our founder and owner, Ragna Oskarsdottir. She’ll help you customize your comforter, answer any questions, and help you throughout the process.

Thermo-Regulating & Insulating

Eiderdown is naturally thermo-regulating. It expands to insulate you from the cold, and contracts to keep you cool when it gets warmer. You’ll always be at the perfect temperature – year-round.

Sustainable & Animal-Friendly

Our eiderdown is ethically harvested by hand from the abandoned nests of eider ducks in the wild fjords of east Iceland. The farmers provide the birds with sanctuary from Iceland’s natural predators. As a thank you, they leave their down behind after nesting season.

All of our manufacturing processes are 100% natural – and we don’t use any nasty chemicals or pollutants.

100% Custom-Made

Every comforter is produced by hand. That means you can customize your fill weight, dimensions, and cover fabrics. If you and your partner have different fill preferences, we can even adapt your comforter to please you both!

Government-certified: Each comforter comes with two government certificates that prove the authenticity of the eiderdown and the quality of the product.

About Icelandic Down

Icelandic down is a small, family-owned business based in the east of Iceland. We make luxurious eiderdown comforters from premium cover materials and 100% authentic Icelandic eiderdown.

We’re passionate about preserving our natural ecosystems, helping our local community flourish and – of course – producing the finest comforters in the world.

Product Specifications

100% pure eiderdown – hand-picked in Iceland’s eastern fjords.

Cotton Fabric
Down-proof sateen, 100% cotton, 475 thread count. From Germany.

Baffle box construction method.

Ordering from Icelandic Down

You can order from our online store by customizing your comforter above and clicking “Add to Cart.”

If you prefer to contact us directly instead, Ragna, our founder and CEO, would be more than happy to help: [email protected]

Product Sizing & Customization

We can custom-make our comforters to match your unique preferences.

For the comforter cover, pick between 100% down proof sateen cotton or down proof premium silk. The cotton is lighter, but the silk is prettier, softer, and a bit more expensive.

Construction: All of our comforters are made with baffle box construction, which ensures that the down is evenly distributed. The baffle walls also improve insulation and ensure that there are no cold spots in the comforter.

Fill Types

The three fill options depend on how warm you need your eiderdown comforter to be:

  • Light: If you live in a warm climate and tend to feel hot at night, then we recommend the light fill.
  • Medium: If your climate or bedroom aren’t particularly hot or cold, then this is the best option.
  • Warm: If you live in a cold climate or your bedroom tends to get very cold, then the warm fill is best.

If you’re in doubt, then we recommend the medium fill.

Shipping & Returns

All of our eiderdown products come with free international shipping. We aim to ship the products within 3-5 weeks of receiving your order.

More details about shipping.

If you’re unhappy with your product, we can offer a partial refund of 70% of the product price (if returned in new or gently used condition).

Unfortunately, we can not offer full refunds because a large percentage of our costs is not recoverable.

We must receive the product within 90 days of your purchase for you to be eligible for a partial refund.

Once we receive the product, we will refund your money via credit card or international wire transfer.

Our Guarantees

Our eiderdown comforters can last a lifetime when treated well. Here are some more reasons to have peace of mind.

Free Global Shipping

We ship all products within 3-5 weeks of order confirmation. We can ship to anywhere in the world – without any extra charges.

Five-Year Warranty

We’ll repair or replace your comforter if there’s a manufacturing flaw for up to five years after you make your purchase.

Ethical & Sustainable

The eider ducks roam wild and free – none are harmed when we collect their eiderdown from their abandoned nests. We don’t use any nasty chemicals or polluting processes, either.

Manufactured in Iceland

Every step of the process is taken here in our native Iceland. We don’t send the eiderdown anywhere before it’s inside your comforter!

90-Day Returns

Send your comforter back within 90 days of purchasing for a 70% refund. We can only offer a partial refund due to the production costs involved in making custom comforters.

Government Certified

Each comforter comes sealed with two Icelandic government certificates (one for the comforter’s quality, one for the eiderdown’s authenticity). Rest assured that you are getting the real deal.

Personal Customer Service

Any questions go directly to our founder – Ragna S. Oskardottir. She’ll be available via phone or email throughout the process.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Eiderdown better than other comforter fillings?

Simply put, absolutely. Eiderdown is unique in that it has no hard quills or feathers. It’s softer and springier than the likes of goose down, so it resists compression and can warm your bed for decades. It’s also thermo-regulating, meaning it adjusts to keep you warmer or cooler depending on the ambient temperature.

Holding Eiderdown in your hand is magical; all you’ll feel is a glowing warmth – it weighs practically nothing. And when you stuff it into your fist and then release, it’ll spring up to 10 times its own volume.

Oh, and unlike other bird downs (goose or commercial duck down) which often involve cruel processes like life plucking, Eiderdown is 100% sustainable and animal-friendly – the birds voluntarily leave their down behind in their nests. No birds are harmed in the process!

Why is Icelandic Eiderdown expensive?

Eiderdown is a rare natural resource, and the world’s most prized out of all comforter fillings for its luxurious softness, lightness, and insulating properties. Our Icelandic down is also painstakingly collected and processed by hand. This combination of factors adds a premium price tag to our products.

Is Icelandic Eiderdown better than other eiderdown?

We certainly think so. Iceland is one of the cleanest countries in the world with fresh air and little pollution. The nesting area where our eiderdown is hand-picked is far away from any sort of human activity, so it’s as natural and peaceful as it gets.

How are your comforters constructed?

Our comforters are made with the baffle-box technique. This is the best way to make a comforter as it ensures that the eiderdown is spread evenly.

Which fill amount should I choose?

We offer three different “fills” — light, medium and warm. This determines how much eiderdown we put inside.

If you tend to get cold at night, then you should choose the warm option, which has plenty of eiderdown to keep you warm at night.

However, if you tend to feel hot at night, then you may want to consider the light option. It has less eiderdown. If you are familiar with the TOG rating, then these are the TOG numbers for our comforters:

  • Light: 6-7 Tog
  • Medium: 9-10.5 Tog
  • Warm: 12-14 Tog

If you don’t know which one to choose, then we recommend the medium option. It should work fine because eiderdown tends to adapt to your temperature by expanding when it’s cold and compressing when it’s warm.

We can also add custom fill amounts if you want more or less eiderdown.

How much eiderdown is in the comforter?

The amount of eiderdown depends on the comforter’s size and fill amount (light, medium, warm). You can see the amount of eiderdown on this page.

What if I don’t see my preferred size listed?

We can make duvets/comforters in any size, with any fill amount. Just email us at [email protected] or via our contact page and tell us which size you want. We will give you a quote based on the size and amount of eiderdown needed.

Okay, I’m interested. What do I do next?

You can contact me (Ragna, the founder) directly at [email protected] If you’d prefer to order online, you can order directly from the shop by clicking “Add to Cart” above.

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