A Lot of Americans Prefer Simple Indulgences to Luxury Splurges

Forget bank-breaking extravagance – freshly laundered linens, a long soak in the bath and a cozy night indoors is all we need to live in luxury. A study, which revealed the top 50 small luxuries US citizens value the most, has shown crisp, clean bed linens are what people prize above all else.

 Top “Life’s small luxuries”

  1. Freshly laundered bed linen

  2. A fresh haircut

  3. Time to read a good book

  4. Having a long soak in the bath

  5. A cozy night in

  6. Watching the sunset/sunrise

  7. A lunch date with a friend

  8. Receiving a bouquet of flowers

  9. Going for a professional manicure

  10. Five minutes of “me time”

  11. Catching your favorite movie on TV

  12. Using a premium perfume/cologne/fragrance

  13. Getting takeout

  14. Paying for a professional cleaning service

  15. Hearing your favorite song on the radio

  16. When someone makes you a hot drink

  17. Going to the theater

  18. A short break in a hotel or B&B

  19. Receiving a hand-written letter

  20. Receiving breakfast in bed

 See the remaining 30 small luxuries here: