Choosing Bed Sheets: The Ultimate Bed Sheets Buying Guide
Beds are intrinsic to being human. In most parts of the world, people start their day by getting out of bed and end it by returning to that same bed. The average person aims to sleep 8 out of 24 hours and thus, in a typical lifespan of 79 years, they should be sleeping for approximately 26 years.
Not only do we spend a great deal of time on it but it also accommodates the most crucial moments of our lives. From providing a respite for the sick, weak and tired, it also hosts numerous other activities. Despite the fact that we devote such a large fraction of our life to lying in our beds, many mysteries still remain about what makes a bed ideal for great sleep. This is where a comprehensive guide to sheets become important.
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One of the first components of bedding that should not be underestimated is quality bedsheets. There is no feeling quite like slipping into fresh, comfortable bed sheets after a warm shower to get you prepped and ready for bedtime. Not only quality bedding sheets a quick and simple fix to elevating your sleeping experience, but they also serve aesthetic purposes to beautifying your bedroom.
However, with the extensive range of best bed sheets in Singapore, finding the perfect one for you can be confusing without a reliable bed sheet quality guide. To help make the decision-making process easier, we’ve put together an article on how to pick good bed sheets.
Before moving on to the considerations, you’d need to think about how to choose bedsheets suitable to your needs and budget. This guide to buying bedding sets will dive deep into everything you need to know about them.
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table of contents
Bedding Vs Bedlinen Go To Section
What Are Bed Sheets Go To Section
How To Choose Bed Sheets Go To Section
Step 1: Material
Step 2: Fabric Quality
Step 3: Sizing
Step 4: Color
Step 5: Personal Preferences
Step 6: Care Requirements
Step 7: Certification
Explore Weavve's Luxury Sheets Go To Section
1. TENCEL™ Lyocell Sheets
2. Cotton Sateen Sheets
3. Responsibly Made
4. 100 Days To Sleep On It
Frequently Asked Questions: Bed Sheets Go To Section
BEDDING VS BEDLINEN
The definition of bedding and bedlinen have been interpreted differently across different cultures and even brands. However, here at Weavve we define them as:
Bedding: All products that make up the bed such as pillows, mattresses, blankets, and more
All products that make up the bed
The covering and textiles used to make up the bed
Make up the bed
The main similarities between the two is that they both provide comfort for your overall bed.
WHAT ARE BED SHEETS?
The history of bed sheets dates back to 3000 BC when Kings of Egypt raised their beds from the floor and decorated their bed tops with rich, high-quality sheets. The Roman Empire also used different paintings, gold, silver, and bronze to decorate their mattresses.
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Through the ages, bed sheets have evolved to what we have now, typically a rectangular fabric stitched with hems at the bottom and top and it can be categorized into 2 groups - flat and fitted sheets.
Flat bed sheets
Fitted bed sheets
To keep users warm and protect the quality of cover
To provide a comfortable layer to lay on and protect the quality of the mattress
A fitted sheet set should securely fit a mattress.
It has pockets at all 4 corners that are tightened with elastic.
Things to note
On warmer nights, a flat sheet can be used by itself instead of a duvet. However, with the rise of modern cooling duvets, some may feel that the importance of flat bed sheets has been diminished.
When it comes to selecting a pocketed sheet, pocket depth needs to be taken account for such that it fits the mattress comfortably and securely.
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HOW TO CHOOSE BED SHEETS: 7 THINGS TO CONSIDER BEFORE BUYING
Apart from the different types of bed sheets available, there are some overarching factors that you should consider making an investment in one. It is important to always keep in mind that the main aim of bed sheets is to level up your sleeping experience and provide you with the ultimate comfort. We’ve broken this process down into 7 simple steps or factors on how you can purchase the right bedsheet in Singapore.
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Step 1: Material
It goes without saying that the material of your bed sheet set plays a vital role in determining your comfort level as you lie in bed. As we list out the various materials available in the bedding market, we will also make bed sheet material comparisons, along with the aesthetics and cost. Be sure to look into each of the fabric before you buy bed sheets in Singapore.
A. TENCEL™ Lyocell Bed Sheets
TENCEL™ is the brand name for semi-synthetic fibers like Modal and Lyocell. Produced by the Austrian textile business company Lenzing AG, these two materials that are frequently used in Singapore bedding and clothes.
Wood-based cellulose fibers make up the bulk of the market for Lenzing. They produce Viscose, Modal, and Lyocell. All of which are made from sustainable wood and pulp sustainably sourced from approved and regulated sources. Wood pulps are dissolved in a solvent to create this substance, which are then used to extrude fibers through tiny pores. Next, the produced fibers are processed and spun into yarn. TENCEL™ Lyocell is the best material for bed sheets if you're looking for top-notch and eco-friendly options.
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How they feel: Luxuriously smooth, incredibly soft, and silky from the first day of use. Ultra breathable and gentle on your skin.
How they look: Smoother and drape or silk-like look. More vibrant as it retains dye better and is less prone to fading over time.
Cost: Generally more expensive than cotton due to high-priced yet sustainable production. But since you can save on care and maintenance due to its durability, the overall cost difference is hard to measure.
Choose TENCEL™ Lyocell bedsheets if: You are a hot sleeper, have sensitive skin, or prefer sheets with a naturally silky look and are wrinkle-resistant.
B. Cotton Bed Sheets
A natural fiber, cotton is harvested from the cotton seed pod of cotton plants. It's one of, if not the most, commonly used material. From using a soft cotton towel to wipe our faces in the morning to donning our go-to, well-loved cotton t-shirt to slipping into crisp cotton bed sheets at night, cotton fabrics always find their way to our households.
The seeds from cotton bolls and any dirt from the cotton are removed using a machine called a cotton gin in order to produce cotton fabric from cotton fibers. The raw cotton fibers are then "carded," or made into long strands, from the process. Afterwards, these lengthy strands are spun into yarn, subjected to a number of chemical processes, and colored. Eventually, the threads are weaved into the textile material of choice, such as bed sheets or clothing.
It is important to note that not all cotton fabrics are made the same and they’re quality can be determined through various metrics - thread count, ply, staple length, yarn count, and types of weave. We'll discuss these in detail later in the article.
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How they feel: Smooth and even feel, best known for its increased softness and durability over time, especially for premium quality cotton
How they look: Crisp, matte look for percale cotton and silky feel with a subtle sheen for sateen cotton
Cost: Different price points available, from more budget-friendly to luxury options depending on the type of cotton.
Choose Cotton bedsheets if: You prefer increased softness in your sheets with every wash that is low maintenance. Note, however, that lower quality ones may not offer this feature.
C. Bamboo Bed Sheets
Plant-based textiles like bamboo sheets in Singapore have recently gained popularity as an eco-friendly alternative to traditional fabric. Bamboo grows abundantly like eucalyptus and this is why bamboo and TENCEL™ sheets are often compared with each other. Being a self-regenerating and quickly expanding plant, it is also natural to think that its fabric would be sustainable and ecologically benign.
Bamboo cloth can be produced either mechanically or chemically. For mechanical manufacturing, bamboo plants are manually crushed into mush. After being broken down using natural enzymes, the fibers are spun. Bamboo Linen is another name for bamboo bed sheets produced mechanically.
However, out of the two processes, chemical processing of bamboo fabric is more common. Instead of employing natural enzymes to speed up manufacturing, harsh chemicals like sodium hydroxide and carbon disulfide are used. It clearly takes less time, but the harsh and poisonous chemicals have a detrimental effect on the ecosystem. This technique results in bamboo bedsheets, which are occasionally referred to as rayon bed sheets.
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How they feel: Soft and supple to the touch.
How they look: Drape, silk-like look.
Cost: In terms of TENCEL™ vs bamboo price points, the latter is slightly lower.
Choose bamboo bedsheets if: You are a hot sleeper or have sensitive skin. Consider opting for a more environmentally friendly option such as TENCEL™ Lyocell.
D. Linen Bed Sheets
Linen is an all-natural fiber made from the stalks of the flax plant. It is manufactured through an extensive process of harvesting the flax plant, drying it and threshing it to remove the seeds. The threshed stalks are then dampened and undergo more processes to remove the woody bits from the flax fiber, then polishing and finally spun through a yarn.
This meticulous manufacturing process allows linen bed sheets to stand out compared to regular cotton sheets in terms of durability. They are also naturally hypoallergenic and breathable, making them great options for those with sensitive skin. Belgian linen, in particular, is thought to be among the highest quality types of linen and is often used in making luxury bed sheets.
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How they feel: Often feel more crisp initially but becomes soft and supple through time and use.
How they look: Rough, textured pattern.
Cost: More costly than cotton due to the extensive production.
Choose linen bedsheets if: You have sensitive skin or a hot sleeper but prefer a crisper feel to your sheets.
E. Silk Bed Sheets
Silk fabrics were first produced in Neolithic China and as weaving techniques improved, the demand for Chinese silk increased exponentially across the dynasties. It was even seen as a valuable commodity where bolts of silk were often used as a form of currency, hence silk sheets have always been seen as one of the most expensive bed sheets.
As silkworms transform into silk moths, they spin themselves into cocoons. Ultra-soft and smooth fibers are then harvested from these cocoons in their raw state by boiling them in hot water and finally spinning them into fabrics. This time-consuming and intricate process is reflected in the steep cost of silk fabrics.
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How they feel: Soft and almost waxy feeling.
How they look: Pearlescent sheen.
Cost: TENCEL™ and silk sheets are comparable in price.
Choose silk bedsheets if: You have sensitive skin, frizzy hair, or simply want to add a luxurious staple piece to your bedroom. However, consider opting for sustainable alternatives such as TENCEL™ Lyocell for similar benefits, without breaking the bank and damaging the environment.
F. Jersey Bed Sheet
As you can guess, this fabric originates from the island of Jersey, situated between England and France. It can be produced using a knitting machine or by hand to make small, even, close-grained stitches.
Unlike silk or other luxurious bedding materials, jersey sheets makes up for its down-to-earth element with its incredibly comfortable feel that makes going into bed feel like slipping into your favorite cotton t-shirt.
How they feel: Stretchy and soft.
How they look: Completely opaque and well-structured.
Cost: Tend to be inexpensive but the blend of jersey will determines its price point.
Choose jersey bedsheets if: You prefer staying warm and cozy while you sleep, or is looking for a low maintenance bed sheet.
G. Polyester Bed Sheet
Polyester is a synthetic fabric that is commonly found in apparels such as raincoats, swimsuits and workout attires due to its wrinkle-free-like and budget-friendly element.
Polyester fiber is created through a chemical reaction involving coal, petroleum by-products, alcohol and carboxylic acid. These components are then processed through a vacuum at extremely high temperatures to produce long polymer strands that are stretched while hot to create the extremely durable, wind and water-resistant material that we all love. However, the qualities that make a polyester jacket desirable are what makes polyester sheets less breathable and moisture-wicking, which could be considerably uncomfortable to sleep in.
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How they feel: Typically coarse, scratchy and rough but this is largely dependent on its manufacturing process.
How they look: Lightweight, plastic-like feel, and non-breathable.
Cost: Tends to be cheaper than cotton.
Choose polyester bedsheets if: You opt for comfortable yet budget-friendly options such as cotton or microfiber.
H. Microfiber Bed Sheet
Microfibers are finely woven fibers made from wood pulp, polyester or nylon polymers. Unlike their polyester counterparts, microfiber sheets are softer and less prone to wrinkling and shrinking as compared to all-natural fabrics such as cotton.
The softness and strength of a microfiber sheet depends on the thickness of the strands used during the weaving process, a concept similar to that of cotton sheets thread count.
How they feel: Smooth, slippery feel similar to silk.
How they look: Soft, better heat retention properties than cotton.
Cost: Wide range of price points but they are still cheaper on average than cotton as microfiber is synthetic.
Choose microfiber bedsheets if: You are looking for a fully synthetic bed sheet with similar properties to cotton and polyester.
Step 2: Fabric Quality
Not all fabric is the same and its quality can be determined based on several factors - their thread count, staple length, and their weave - among others.
A. Thread Count
The total number of threads woven into one square inch of cloth (the warp) and horizontally (the weft) is referred to as the thread count. It is generally accepted that higher thread counts result in softer and smoother sheets, although this may not always be true.
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A thread count of 150 (75 each for the warp and the weft) produces muslin, which feels a little rough, whereas a thread count of 200 will feel finer and perhaps softer. However, this does not mean that you should be rushing to purchase bedding with the highest thread count you can find. As a thread count sheets guide, choose the best thread count ranging from 400 - 600 made with quality cotton fibers. These numbers are enough to make a soft and luxurious finish cotton sheets. Note that the ideal range may vary depending on the type of material.
Though important, thread count should not be the sole indicator when looking for quality sheets in Singapore. Manufacturers and marketers may occasionally use deceptive computations to manipulate their figures as a promotional tool since bedsheet thread count has a significant impact on consumers' decisions. To demystify this conspiracy, Consumer Reports hired an independent textile lab to count threads in a queen sheet set with the stated thread count of 1200. However, results showed that there were only 416 threads per inch, 35% of what was initially claimed.
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Think of ply as braiding hair, threads are taken and spun together to make one thick yarn of fabric. Single-ply fabrics are made with a single thread, double-ply fabrics with two threads twisted together and so on and so forth.
Just as how the weave of fibers greatly affects the end product, the number of ply has an effect on the overall feel of bed sheets as well.
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C. Yarn Count
Another metric closely intertwined with thread count, yarn count, is a metric to define a material’s fineness or coarseness of a yarn. Fibers with longer diameters take up more space and will hence have a smaller yarn count. This could result in a more durable fabric with a ‘rougher’ finish. Whereas smaller fibers will need more threads to fill the same square inch, and hence have a higher yarn count (around 80s to 100s) to produce a smoother, more beautiful sheet.
Another factor that can affect yarn count is how loosely or tightly the yarn is woven. When fine fibers are tightly woven together, the yarn count will be boosted and vice versa. Tighter weaves with quality yarn are usually the most desirable as it can produce a fabric that has peak functional and aesthetic attributes.
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A simple rule of thumb when understanding yarn count would be:
Higher Yarn Count = Finer thread diameter and/or more tightly woven yarn
D. Staple Length
In the world of cotton, the length of the fiber may be a more reliable indicator of quality. Staple length, also known as the length of the fibers, is one of the most important factors in determining the softness of fabrics. It is most commonly associated with cotton fabric. For example, extra-long staple cotton fibers make sheets and fabric that are finer, smoother, and lighter.
Types of Cotton Staple
Extra-long staple cotton
Long staple cotton
Short staple cotton
1 ⅜ inches to 2 inches long
At least 1 ¼ inches long
1 ⅛ inches long
Luxuriously soft and smooth, strong and most durable
Softer, stronger, and more durable
Rougher, strong, and durable
Gossypium Barbadense (Egyptian Cotton, Pima Cotton, and Supima Cotton)
Egyptian cotton is usually on the pricier side out of the range of cotton fabrics.
Gossypium Hirsutum (Upland Cotton)
Most commonly used cotton, especially in making denim jeans, flannels, and more. It is an American classic, comprising 95% of cotton grown in the US. When a label reads “100% cotton”, chances are, it is made with American Upload.
Gossypium Arboreum (Muslin), Gossypium Herbaceum (Levant Cotton)
Both comprise less than 2% of global cotton production.
Apart from apparels, Muslin is also used as gauze in the medical field while Levant Cotton has been used for a wide range of medicinal purposes such as the treatment of nausea, headaches, and fevers.
When it comes to the various types of cotton, it is important to ensure that the type of cotton that the fabric claims to be from is verified or certified.
For example, cotton that is grown in Egypt, both long and short staple, can be technically labelled as Egyptian cotton which makes it hard to guarantee the quality of the ‘Egyptian cotton bed sheets’ that you’re buying. And there are a lot of fabrics claiming to be Pima cotton that are actually just a blend of pima. Hence, look out for a verified Pima cotton, Supima instead.
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E. Weave Type
The weave of a fabric is considered a design or construction of the yarn to achieve a particular pattern, which determines its texture and durability. Three of the most popular are sateen, percale, and twill, which we'll compare below:
Types of Cotton Weaves
Percale has a basic one thread over, one thread under pattern.
Woven using a four over and one under weave pattern, leaving more continuous thread surfaces exposed.
Sateen weave also makes the fabric feel luxurious and smooth, similar to silk.
Twill has diagonal ribbing, just like denim.
Lightweight, crisp against the skin
Percale sheets are prone to wrinkling in the wash and may need ironing to maintain their crispness, which may not be as easy to care for as other sheets.
Luxurious sheen and smooth feel and gets softer with each wash.
Sateen sheets may sometimes be prone to wrinkling during the wash, but generally more resistant to wrinkling than percale.
Relatively rougher texture.
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Step 2: Bed Sheet Sizes
As a multitude of bed and mattress sizes can be found in Singapore, here is a quick summary of their differences.
This means that if you want to purchase a Queen size bed sheet in Singapore, you may also purchase an Australian Queen, Euro Queen, or US King.
In order to ensure you have an accurate measurement of your mattress, remember to remove all sheets from your bed before using a measuring tape to measure its width, length, and height.
The below chart should help you determine which bed sheet size you should pair with each classic mattress size. Weavve's sheets are aligned with Australian sizes with deep pockets so they are slightly bigger than Singapore standard sizes and can accommodate larger beds.
Step 3: Color
Bed sheets are an easy yet impactful way of giving a bedroom personality as the bed is the focal point of the bedroom. It can instantly change up the mood and also encourage better moments of rest.
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If you are one for bright colors and livening up your room, blush pink, sky blue, and lilac mauve may be just the shade for you. Or if you’re looking for earth tones to make your bedroom feel a little homier and bring in a touch of nature, fern green and sandshell never fail to impress. White bed sheets are the classic that goes with any room. They can make your feel brighter, airier, and fresher.
However, if you are someone who’s practical and worries about your bedding looking dirty, darker colors like midnight blue or grey-colored sheets would make a better choice. When selecting bed sheet colors, four things to consider are your personal style, overall home design or color scheme, sleeping style, and if you are one for mix-and-match or prints.
Step 4: Personal Preferences
Whether you’d prefer a warmer sheet to be snug and cozy or a cooling bed sheet to suit Singapore’s humid weather, personal preference plays a big role in buying bed sheets that are perfect for you.
You should take into consideration your own taste and whether they are a good fit for you and your sleeping habits. The most expensive and luxurious bed sheets may not be the best option for you if they do not work for your lifestyle. Here is our humble attempt at categorizing your personal preferences:
- Type of sleeper and climate. If you are someone who is prone to sweating in your sleep and struggles to find bedsheets to keep you cool throughout the night, or someone living in a warm climate, looking for materials that are moisture-wicking and temperature-regulating like TENCEL™ would be very important.
- Sensitive skin. Believe it or not, one of the biggest triggers of acne is the type of sheets you are sleeping on, especially spending approximately 8 hours a night lying in your sheets. As you sleep, your body expels heat which activates your sweat glands. This encourages the production of more sebum which leads to acne breakouts or itching on the skin. Eczema, psoriasis, rosacea are also common skin conditions. Bed sheet materials that are smooth, breathable, and hypoallergenic will greatly help in reducing skin irritation and sensitivity.
Weavve Recommends: TENCEL™ bed sheets feature outstanding thermoregulating and breathability qualities, which have been shown to make them feel cooler to the touch. In fact, this "cooling effect" gets stronger as the air humidity rises, which is ideal for Singapore's climate! This temperature-regulating fabric will keep you cool and dry as you drift off to dreamland, enabling you to get a good night's sleep wherever you are and whenever you choose. In comparison to cotton, they are 10 times less likely to draw dust mites and limit the spread of germs.
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- Design and finish. Bed sheets not only protect your bedding but also beautify the room. Consider whether you like a luxurious finish effortlessly with a silk-like drape or a look that is more crisp and subdued? Also consider how averse you are to wrinkles in order to get the sheets which would best suit you.
- Eco-friendly option. The sustainability of the fabric is also a growing trend and an important factor when searching for the perfect sheets. Some questions to ask and consider include the ethical and environmental practices of the manufacturers, certifications, and the source of the fibers.
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- Affordability. With a wide variety of cotton types and blends, there is surely something for everyone at different price points. If TENCEL™ fibers or bamboo sheets are out of the budget, quality cotton bed sheets are just a good option for luxury comfort. They, too, have a soft touch to the skin and do the job of keeping you cozy at night, without having to empty your wallet.
Step 5: Care Requirements
Another important factor to take into account is your lifestyle. If you lead a busy life that doesn’t leave you much time for laundry or tidying up, it may be advisable to purchase bedding sheets that are long-lasting plus easy to clean and care for.
Lucky for you, Weavve’s TENCEL™ Lyocell sheets and cotton sheets are machine washable, using a gentle wash and spin cycle.
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Step 6: Certification
Oeko-Tex® Standard 100
Oeko-Tex® Standard 100 is a test done by Oeko-Tex® where every component of the product, from thread to the finished product, is tested for regulated and non-regulated substances which may be harmful to human health. When a product is Oeko-Tex® Standard 100 Certified, it means that the product is free of harmful levels of over 100 individual substances from 17 groups of chemicals.
The already extensive Oeko-Tex® criteria log is updated at least once a year and expanded with new scientific knowledge or statutory requirements. So rest assured that any product you purchase with this certification will be safe for you and your loved ones, including kids and pregnant moms!
Sedex is one of the world’s leading ethical trade membership organizations, working with businesses to improve working conditions in global supply chains. They enable responsible sourcing through collaboration and information gathering and sharing - making the supply chain as transparent as possible.
They also aim to drive social change to help organizations align with the United Nations Guiding Principles, meet the Ethical Trading Initiative Base Code and conventions of the International Labour Organisation.
Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS)
In order to be certified, GOTS requires at least 95% of the material in a product to be certified organic. This standard also prohibits the outright use of certain substances, including in the 5% of potentially non-organic certified materials, such as chemical flame retardants and harmful azo dyes.
GOTS certification covers the entire textile process from manufacturing to trading, including fair labour practices such as safe working conditions, fair wages, and no child labour.
EXPLORE WEAVVE'S LUXURY SHEETS IN SINGAPORE
TENCEL™ Lyocell Sheets
Crafted from 100% TENCEL™ Lyocell fibers, our sheets have 400 single-ply thread count woven with the finest 80 yarn count threads. These fine single ply threads are then woven to perfection for stronger, smoother, and lighter sheets like no other. Our TENCEL™ sheets are also loved for their cooling and hypoallergenic properties, ideal for hot sleepers or for anyone with sensitive skin.
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Cotton Sateen Sheets
A hundred percent (100%) pure extra long staple cotton fibers are used to create our 600 thread count single-ply sheet with a 100 yarn count. Because fine and high-quality threads are woven, you can rely on getting durable, softer, and smoother sheets.
To achieve an elegant shine and silky texture, we employ a four over, one under weave pattern in addition to techniques like singeing and calendering. Additionally, pre-shrinking keeps our cotton sheets from shrinking during washing. They also get softer with every wash!
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Here at Weavve, we pride ourselves on being committed to responsible sourcing, production, sale, and use of our products. We take great effort in ensuring that our decisions account for all the people who help build our products, the environment, and our consumers. From Standard 100 by Oeko Tex® certified sheets to SEDEX certified factories, Weavve makes sure that everyone is cared for at every step of the way.
100 Days to Sleep On It
Buying bed sheets should be easy and delightful. Here at Weavve, we are fully committed to making exceptional products and our 100-day free return policy makes it easy for you to take the leap of faith, especially for first-time users. Learn more about our 100-Day Free Trial.
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Frequently Asked Questions: Bed Sheets
It depends on your needs and budget. When picking good quality sheets, do you research and make sure to look into the factors mentioned such as the type of material used, fabric quality, color, personal preferences, care requirements, and certification. You should also compare price points and weigh how much you're willing to spend to achieve great sleep.
What is the best material for hot sleepers?
Both TENCEL™, cotton, bamboo, and silk are all good options for hot sleepers as they are cooling bed sheets. However, TENCEL™ fiber bed sheet is the best choice for hot sleepers because of its great moisture-wicking properties. It allows for better thermoregulation especially in high humidity such as Singapore’s weather condition.
What is the difference between TENCEL™ and cotton?
Cotton and TENCEL™ each have distinct fibers, which can change how a fabric feels. Both are renowned for being soft, breathable, and durable. But in terms of differences, TENCEL™ is more eco-friendly while cotton is more affordable. TENCEL™ Lyocell is also superior when it comes to moisture-wicking and durability.
Weekly washings are advised by professionals as a general rule. This is so that germs from thousands of dead skin cells, dust mites, and other particles can build on sheets. However, if you suffer from medical disorders like allergies, eczema, or excessive perspiration, you should increase the frequency accordingly.
Not frequently changing your bedding won't necessary cause you to become very ill, but it might result in some unpleasant side effects like a runny nose or itchy skin.