Getting the recommended eight hours of sleep a night is so important for our health and wellbeing. If you find yourself having a restless night sleep, or struggling to fall asleep in the first place, make sure your head is resting as comfortably as possible on a soft pillowcase. They can also come in various sizes such as a standard pillowcase (most common), king (for those extra-large beds), and continental.
A good pillow and pillowcase can make a huge difference to the comfort of a bed. Here are some tips for choosing a pillow cover that can help you get a great night’s sleep.
What pillowcases are best?
If you’re looking for the best pillowcases, take a look at what they’re made out of. The material used will provide a layer of comfort. It’s important that your bedding is as comfortable as it can be.
Our pillowcase range comes in polycotton, brushed cotton, Egyptian cotton, cotton percale, washed cotton and even a 600-thread count cotton option.
Polycotton is made from a blend of polyester and cotton. By mixing these two materials, you create a fabric that is strong yet soft. The fabric is washable, quick to dry and hardly wrinkles. At 144 thread count, is great choice for kids, students and young couples.
Made of cotton that’s been brushed to give it a very soft feeling, this bedding is particularly useful in winter because the brushed cotton helps to keep the warmth in. Keeping you warmer on a cold night.
This luxurious cotton has a 300-thread count, and is extra soft, comfy and long lasting
Our cotton percale offering is 200 thread count and is smooth and elegant.
This 100% cotton, extra soft range which has been especially laundered for a lived in, modern and stylish look. Plus, it never needs ironing!
600 thread count
Volpes also offer a super luxurious 600 thread count range in white and natural colours.
Where can I buy the best pillowcases?
If you’re looking for pillowcases in South Africa, Volpes stock a wide range of options in various fabrics and colours. Our Egyptian cotton pillow covers are luxurious and comfortable, and our polycotton range offer great value for money. Browse our range online or visit a Volpes store near you.