Are bed sheets cotton?
Cotton is the most popular fabric used to make sheets. It's breathable, soft, easy to care for, and generally quite affordable.
Why choose cotton bedsheets?
- It’s breathable
- Soft on your skin
- It lasts much longer
- It’s affordable
- It’s low maintenance
The most important thing about cotton is it is 100% breathable fabric. Cotton is a pure and it’s a natural material, and this means every night your body temperature changes as you fall asleep. This often results in waking up hot and aggravated and desperate for some cool air.
There’s no hand washing, drying for hours of ironing. Most cotton bed sheets go straight into the machine and are washed at 40 degrees. There’s no need for any fancy detergents, and you can even pop it in the tumble dryer. Take it out when it’s dry and it will take a quick five minutes ironing.
As well as benefiting your quality of sleep, buying cotton bedding could save you money in the long run. Cotton bedding sets can last for a reasonable amount of time, so you won’t need to replace them as frequently.