Just a few minor upgrades could help turn your bedroom into the sanctuary you’ve always wanted—and may even lead to a better night’s sleep.

By Sydney Hershman / Realsimple.com
Updated September 15, 2016
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  • Rest assured knowing that this silky satin pillowcase will help keep you cool while you doze. It's equipped with a secret pocket where you could stash a sachet of lavender or that hair tie you always reach for during the night.
  • To buy: $36, savvysleepers.com.
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  • Give your sheets a spritz with this luxuriously scented fabric refresher. The natural formula not only gives clean sheets a boost, but will even deodorize too.
  • To buy: $16, thelaundress.com.
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  • Place this piece under your pillow and set it to vibrate so you can be woken up peacefully (and not disturb your partner). Though if you need a little noise to be pulled from your slumber, it can programmed for that as well.
  • To buy: $30, amazon.com.
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  • Getting out of bed is tough enough. Have your first steps land on this supple sheepskin so the cold floor doesn’t give you a jarring jolt.
  • To buy: $30, ikea.com.
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  • Roomy enough to fit over a week’s worth of clothes, this canvas container has durable leather-and-wood handles that will make carrying it to the laundry room a cinch. The painterly pattern makes it something you wouldn’t mind leaving out in the open.
  • To buy: $68 (large), anthropologie.com.
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  • Available in 11 colors and three different sizes, these super-soft pillows will add elegant texture to any bedspread.
  • To buy: From $35, wayfair.com.