When considering what bed linen
to buy, percale and satin bed sheets ought to be among the options. One has to know that cotton and linen are the types of fabric, while percale and satin are the types of weave. As we spend one third of our lives in bed, it is wise to choose your bedding with care and spend some time and effort in order to find out the differences and benefits of different bed linen. The right choice will make you want to jump into bed at thought of its comfort!
The linen bedding
and cotton bedding
were already discussed in this blog, so today let’s talk of percale and satin ones. Percale and satin terms describe the weave, not the fabric. The fabric itself can be cotton based or a mix of different yarns.
Percale bed linen
So percale could be a blend of half cotton and half polyester, pure cotton, or a blend of other fabrics in any ratio. (more…)