Size Guide

QUICK GUIDE TO VOLPES SIZES

Below are a few handy size guides, to help you choose the right size 

that is best suited to the standard bed and window sizes in South Africa.

STANDARD BED SIZES 

BED

SIZE IN CM

Single

90 x 188cm

3 / 4

107 x 188cm

Double

137 x 188cm

Queen

152 x 188cm

Queen Extra Length

152 x 200cm

King

180 x 188cm

King Extra Length

180 x 200cm

Extra length beds are only 10 to 13cm longer than standard length beds

and therefore do not have much impact on duvet inner sizing. However,

this size difference does need to be considered when purchasing fitted sheets.

SUGGESTED DUVET AND DUVET COVER SIZES

BED SIZE

SUGGESTED DUVET SIZE

Single

Single or ¾ duvets/covers

3 / 4

¾ or double duvets/covers

Double

Double duvets/covers

Queen

Queen duvets/covers

King

King or Super King duvets/cover


CURTAIN LENGTHS

Lengths are determined by standard window sizes in South Africa

Standard Length

 218cm long

Extra Length

 250cm long


Note: Widths of curtains will vary depending on curtain styles 

NUMBER OF CURTAIN DROPS

Measure the width of your curtain rod or rail to determine how many

curtains you need per window 

Curtain Width

Window Width

Tapes & Eyelet Curtains

1.4m

2m

2.5m

3m

3.5m

140cm wide

2

2

2

3

4

230cm wide

1

2

2

3

4

270cm wide

1

2

2

3

4


PILLOW SIZES

Standard Pillow

45 x 70cm

King Pillow

50 x 90cm

Continental Pillow

70 x 70cm

Body Pillow

45 x 150cm


TOWELS

Face Cloth 

30 x 30cm

Hand Towel

50 x 90cm

Bath Towel

70 x 130cm

Bath Sheet

86 x 160cm