There’s nothing like flannelette sheets to give you an extra cosy bed in the cooler months.
What are flannelette sheets? Why are flannelette sheets warmer?
Flannelette is actually a brushed cotton. The brushing process creates a soft pile on the sheets which holds in warmth and creates the soft cozy feel flannel sheets are known for.
Is flannelette the same as flannel?
Yes, flannelette and flannel are the same thing.
Are flannel sheets worth it?
Whether flannelette fitted sheets and flannelette flat sheets are right for you depends on your circumstances and preferences. Consider the climate where you live, what other bedding is on your bed, the heating in your home, whether you are a cold or hot sleeper, if you have an electric blanket etc. But depending on your answers to these questions, yes! We believe there is nothing better than cosy warm sheets on a cold winter's night.
How can you tell good quality flannel sheets?
The higher end flannelette sheets for sale tend to be napped on both sides so they offer superior softness. The best flannelette sheets in Australia will feel soft and fuzzy straight out of the packet and this softness will last for many washes. Long-staple cotton flannelette sheets are the softest and the strongest, and will have best washability. A good quality flannelette sheet will stop shedding after a few washes and will have minimal pilling during its lifetime.
How much should you spend on sheets?
For flannelette sheets in a queen size, you can expect to pay anywhere between $90 and $150 for a set.