Long-Staple Cotton Material Guide
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Benefits of Long-Staple Cotton
Made of the World's Best Cotton
This species is responsible for well know cotton types such as Egyptian cotton, Pima, Supima and Giza 45. Long staple cotton is the best for weaving quality cotton bed linen fabrics, only 3% can be considered great quality. Qbedding's long staple cotton bedspread sets are made of Xinjiang long staple cotton which is known world wide for its premium quality and comfort.
The longer fiber length of long-staple cotton has greater softness, durability and quality when compared to regular cotton. Longer fiber length also results in a smoother surface that has fewer exposed fiber ends. Our long staple cotton bedding is less likely to pill or break and can become softer over time.
50S Smooth and Silky Fabric
It has a cotton yarn thickness of 50S, the best weights for sheets fall between 40S and 80S for the right softness that is durable enough to withstand many washes.
Our long-staple cotton bedding uses a sateen weave. The fabric is tightly spun and is heavier in weight compared to plain and twill weave.The surface of long-staple cotton has a less intercepting warp and weft yarn, this results in bedding that has a smooth, lasting and beautiful finish.