What Is Thread Count in Sheets?

Answer Quality bedding ensures quality shut-eye. Sheets are an important element of comfortable bedding. Conventional wisdom advises that the higher the thread count, the better the sheet. However, higher... Read More »

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Will 200 thread count cotton sheets pill What is the lowest thread count sheets you use?

They can, but if you wash them correctly they won't for a while (on gentle or bedding, warm wash/cold rinse and DO NOT put them in a hot dryer. use low heat or permanent press.)150 is the lowest I ... Read More »

What are 600 thread count sheets?

Six hundred thread count sheets have 600 vertical and horizontal threads per square inch of fabric. Higher thread count generally indicates higher quality fabric that is more tightly woven, with a ... Read More »

How much is the thread count of satin sheets?

There is no standard thread count for satin sheets. Thread count in bed sheets can range anywhere from 80 to 1,200, and a higher count does not necessarily equal higher quality. Because there are n... Read More »

Why are my 1000 thread count sheets so stiff?

Folks selling sheets would have you believe that thread count is everything. While it is indeed an important factor in determining the quality of a sheet, it doesn't tell you everything you need to... Read More »