Bedding Basics

The Benefits of a Weighted Blanket

The Benefits of a Weighted Blanket

November 13th, 2020 4 minute read Bedding Basics

Over the years, weighted blankets have become a popular bedding accessory due to its therapeutic benefits. They're just like regular blankets, but they're filled with either plastic or glass pellets and beads to give them their heaviness. When you... more »

Weighted Blanket Buying Guide

Weighted Blanket Buying Guide

October 19th, 2020 5 minute read Bedding Basics

Weighted blankets have become a popular sleep accessory over the last several years as many people use them to help manage stress, anxiety, and insomnia. If you’re interested in the calming effects of weighted blankets, keep reading to learn... more »

How to Pick the Perfect Pillow for Sleeping

How to Pick the Perfect Pillow for Sleeping

December 19th, 2019 3 minute read Bedding Basics

While a mattress is key to achieving quality slumber, the right pillow makes a world of difference, too. It's an essential piece of the sleeping equation because it helps keep your spine in a neutral, comfortable position. Here are some factors you... more »

Best Pillowcase Materials for Healthy Hair

Best Pillowcase Materials for Healthy Hair

November 19th, 2019 4 minute read Bedding Basics

You know you've spent precious minutes at your local beauty supply store looking at rows and rows of hair brushes wondering if a detangling or paddle brush will be better for the health of your hair. But maybe it's not just your brush that's... more »

How to Fold a Fitted Sheet

How to Fold a Fitted Sheet

November 12th, 2019 8 minute read Bedding Basics

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What Is a Pillow Sham & What Is It Used For?

What Is a Pillow Sham & What Is It Used For?

October 28th, 2019 4 minute read Bedding Basics

You've likely heard someone use the word "sham" for pillows and shams alike. The definition of a sham, at its core, is a thing that is not what it is purported to be - a false front, essentially. That is how "sham" transitions into becoming a... more »

How to Make Hospital Corners

How to Make Hospital Corners

October 19th, 2019 6 minute read Bedding Basics

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4 Benefits of a Mattress Pad & Why You Need One

4 Benefits of a Mattress Pad & Why You Need One

April 29th, 2019 5 minute read Bedding Basics

It's safe to say that most of us have a codependent relationship with our beds. We crawl in and out of it every single night and morning. When we're not sleeping in it, we're daydreaming about how we can't wait to get back into our bed. But science... more »

Fabrics for Sensitive Skin: How Your Skin Responds to Different Fabrics

Fabrics for Sensitive Skin: How Your Skin Responds to Different Fabrics

February 22nd, 2019 5 minute read Bedding Basics

When you have sensitive skin choosing the right clothing and bedding is essential to all-day comfort. While many shoppers can decide on a fabric purely by a touching comparison or by reading reviews online, buyers with sensitive skin need a gentle... more »

What Is Thread Count & Is It Important for Your Sheets?

What Is Thread Count & Is It Important for Your Sheets?

April 27th, 2018 3 minute read Bedding Basics

Many consumers equate a higher thread count with a higher-quality sheet. And why shouldn't they? For decades, manufacturers have convinced buyers that higher thread count is the ultimate metric of a better sleep. 800-thread count sheets? They must be... more »

Top 4 Tips For Choosing A Mattress

Top 4 Tips For Choosing A Mattress

August 9th, 2017 4 minute read Bedding Basics

The journey to great sleep begins with a look at how you sleep and your sleep preferences. Find Your Firmness The ideal mattress should provide enough support to prevent pressure points and soreness upon waking. Pressure points are created when the... more »

Make The Bed Of Your Dreams With These 4 Easy Styles

Make The Bed Of Your Dreams With These 4 Easy Styles

July 25th, 2017 3 minute read Bedding Basics

Want to create a haven of relaxation and comfort to match those dreams? Below you'll find four different, easy style ideas to make the bed, each paired with the perfect SHEEX® products. Simple Sophistication For the sleepers who love simple... more »