Although bed linen pieces do not appear in our shopping lists often, it is important to have a least some knowledge of the different bed sheet varieties as this will help you select a bed linen set
that meets your personal needs, habits and preferences.
Cotton Bed Linen
The usual choice of many is cotton bed linen. There are several types of cotton fabric. The two softest used to make bed linen sets
are Egyptian and Supima. Blends with synthetic materials to make a polyester cotton blend are popular, but this type of sheets tend to be less comfortable as poly-cotton fabric tends to be less moisture-absorbent, it pills easier and is less breathable. (more…)