Egyptian cotton has a reputation for being the best. But in the quest to sell the best, some retailers are facing questions over the authenticity of their Egyptian cotton sheets. New DNA testing is lifting the lid on the fake Egyptian cotton problem.
Think those certified organic cotton sheets were manufactured to the same ecological standards? OEKO-TEX ensures textile manufacturing is free from known harmful substances. Here's how it works and what to look for.
Weaves affect the feel and comfort of sheets, and everyone has a preference. While many believe sateen is best because higher thread counts can be achieved, one weave is not necessarily better than the other. In reality, it comes down to feel, price and personal preference.