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What Kind of Pillowcase Do You Like?

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Pillow cases directly affect sleep comfort, what kind of pillowcase is better? Today we focus on the characteristics of different material pillow cases and how to choose the right pillow case.


Common material for pillowcases

1.Cotton fabric

Natural plant fiber does not have any irritation in contact with the skin, it is beneficial to the human body and harmless. Pure cotton fabric pillowcase has good moisture absorption, breathability, soft and comfortable, excellent trial performance, good dyeing performance, good color, strong alkali resistance, poor acid resistance, good heat resistance and light resistance, poor elasticity However, the cotton pillowcase is easy to wrinkle and easy to mold.


2. Hemp fabric

Hemp fabrics have good air permeability, elasticity, good mold resistance, and are not susceptible to moisture and mildew. The strength, thermal conductivity and moisture absorption of hemp pillow covers are greater than cotton fabrics.


3.Dyed cotton

Yarn-dyed cotton is a kind of cotton fabric, which is woven with warp and weft yarns of different colors. Due to dyeing first and then weaving, the yarn-dyed cotton pillowcase has strong dye permeability and good color fastness, and the three-dimensional sense of the heterochromatic yarn fabric is strong. The style is unique, and it is mostly striped in bedding. It has the characteristics of a pure cotton fabric, but it usually shrinks more.


4. Polyester cotton

Polyester cotton is divided into plain and twill. The plain weave polyester-cotton cloth has a thin surface, good strength and abrasion resistance, and extremely low shrinkage. The shape of the polyester-cotton pillowcase is not easy to deform, and the price is low and the durability is good, but the comfort and fit are not as good as cotton.

Because polyester is not easy to dye, the pattern of polyester-cotton fabric is mostly light, which is more suitable for spring and summer. Twill polyester cotton usually adopts plain weave density, so it appears dense and thick, surface gloss and feel are better than plain weave.




Silk pillowcases are gorgeous and rich in appearance, with natural soft light and glittering effects. More than 97% of silk is composed of animal protein, which is rich in 18 kinds of amino acids necessary for human body. Silk can clean and maintain skin and increase skin cell vitality.



Tencel has the "comfort" of cotton, the "strength" of polyester, the "luxury beauty" of wool fabrics, the "unique touch" and "soft drape" of silk, whether in dry or wet conditions, it is extremely tough. Tencel pillowcase has good air permeability, high strength and good dimensional stability. This fiber fabric has low shrinkage and good washability.


7. Colorful silk

It is made of cotton, viscose, and Saint-Less. Saint-Less is a metal wire. Because of its various colors, the fabric containing Saint-Less is called colorful silk. Colorful silk pillowcases have gorgeous appearance and various colors.


8. Man-made fiber cotton

Man-made fiber cotton is mainly viscose fiber, which feels soft and comfortable. The man-made fiber cotton pillowcase has excellent hygroscopicity, breathability, good drape, and low cost, but has a large shrinkage rate, poor wet processing strength, and is easy to wrinkle.


What kind of pillowcase do you like? Sleep experts suggest that you use more comfortable silk pillowcases and silk fabric products. If you are interested in silk products, please feel free to send us an inquiry.

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