The 7 Best Sheets and Bed Sheet Sets to Buy in 2017

Shop for the best sheet sets on the market now in a range of fabrics and prices

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Snuggling up in a cozy bed can be one of the greatest joys in the world. And given the fact that you spend a third of your life in bed, it’s important to make sure you have the most comfortable bedding available. Not only can the right sheets make you feel better, but if they improve how well you sleep, they’ll improve your overall health as well.

Tossing and turning all night? Breaking out into a sweat? Just not comfortable in the sheets you have? It could be time to invest in some new ones....MORE We’ve collected some of the best sheet sets to make your shopping experience a little easier. A good night’s sleep is calling your name!

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    There’s a reason why this sheet set is a number one bestseller in its category and why it gets our pick for best overall. Customers love the softness of the material and quality of the product. Plus, it doesn’t hurt that the price is very reasonable. Made of 100 percent polyester, the microfiber sheets have a silky luxurious feel to them and are resistant to fades, stains, shrinking and wrinkles. To wash, simply pop them in the machine in cold water and tumble dry low. They’re durable and...MORE hypoallergenic. Plus they come in tons of fun colors including blue, pink, yellow and black.

    Customers love the feeling of the sheets, praising how comfy they are to sleep in. Some had issues with quality control — some tears, fabric pilling, or seams not lining up. However, the manufacturer offers a lifetime guarantee which lets you receive a 100 percent money-back refund with no questions asked if you’re not satisfied with them at any time. 

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    Buyers who prefer crisper, cooler sheets are often drawn to percale weaves, and the Royal Solid 300-Threadcount Bed Sheet Set is a good bet for anyone who falls into this category, reviewers say. Six colors are available, including white, neutrals and pastels.

    Owners particularly love how cool the Royal Solid sheets are, and they recommend them for anyone who wakes up covered in sweat or sleeps on a foam mattress that tends to keep in warmth. One reviewer says they are the closest she could get...MORE to old-fashioned sheets like her grandmother’s. However, some warn that these all-cotton sheets aren’t the softest to begin with, though they do get softer over time. Others say they wrinkle more than other sheets.

    The Royal Solid sheets are available for extra-long twin, full, queen, king and California king mattresses. The set includes a flat sheet, fitted sheet and two pillowcases, which are also available separately. The fitted sheets fit mattresses from 14 to 18 inches thick.

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    Ready to splurge on a sheet set? A high quality one can be worth the money, especially if it helps you get a better night’s sleep. Made with Egyptian cotton, these sheets get softer each time you wash them, and they’re made to last for years. The set includes a top sheet, fitted sheet and two pillowcases and comes in a variety of different colors such as sage, white, and gold.

    One customer described them as soft, comfortable, and thick, but still completely breathable. Others compared them to...MORE luxury hotel sheets. While there are a few consumers who have had trouble with the hems coming unstitched during laundering, those reviews are the exception, not the rule. Most consumers have praised the durability of the sheets and would recommend them.

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    Want a sheet set that mimics the feeling of your most comfortable t-shirt? Jersey material is perfect for that. This set from Brielle features 100 percent modal fabric, which is a type of rayon. It comes with a fitted sheet with deep pockets (meaning you won’t struggle with putting it on your oversized mattress), a flat top sheet, and two pillowcases. Available colors include graphite, red, and white.

    Most customers who have purchased these would recommend them to others. One describes the...MORE textures as soft and silky, while another raves about the fact that that feel more luxurious than other jersey sheets. Although the majority have found them amazing, some consumers have complained about holes forming in the sheets or stitches coming undone. But those reviews are definitely the exception. However, it’s a good reminder to always follow the care instructions to maximize the life of your sheets.

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    Sometimes you just need a cheap set of sheets for a guest room, sofa bed, or inflatable mattress, but that doesn’t mean you should sacrifice comfort for savings. This set from AmazonBasics has become so popular, they’ve reached number one best-seller status among bed sheets on the site. Made of polyester microfiber, the sheets are durable, yet soft. They’re also wrinkle-resistant which will give you some peace of mind knowing they’ll be mostly smooth even you keep them in storage most of the...MORE time and only pull them out for the occasional houseguest.

    This set—which includes a flat sheet, fitted sheet, and two pillowcases—comes in a range of colors such as dark gray, olive, and even a blue and white gingham print. Customers have been satisfied with the quality of the linens, especially for the price. One said they got softer after washing them and would compare them to their Egyptian cotton sheets any day. Some have complained about them being on the thin side and pilling after a few washes, but for the price, these sheets can’t be beaten.

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    The cold months are the perfect time for a flannel sheet set, which will help you stay extra warm in bed. One of the biggest concerns about this material though is that it’s going to be scratchy. That’s why you’re going to want to find the softest set you can, and the 100 percent cotton flannel on this queen set from Pinzon has a soft and breathable weave. It’s also got a double-napped finish on both sides to give it a feeling reminiscent of velvet.

    The set includes a flat sheet, fitted sheet,...MORE and two standard-size pillowcases. It’s machine washable and dryable, too. Many have said they’re the thickest and warmest sheets they’ve bought, although some have had issues with pilling over time. But it’s your looking for soft and warm sheets to get you through the winter, this set is worth looking into.

    Interested in reading more reviews? Take a look at our selection of the best flannel sheets

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    Not only will you be getting a better night’s sleep because of the comfort of this sheet set, but you’ll also be able to rest assured knowing that it was produced in an eco-friendly fashion. The Magnolia Organics sheets are made from 100 percent organic cotton, and, according to the company, they are responsibly and ethically made as well. The 300 thread count sateen sheets come in an assortment of earthy colors including natural, oak, gray, and blue. The set features one top sheet, one fitted...MORE sheet, and two standard pillowcases.

    Customers have raved about the strength and durability of the sheets, with some saying they were still going after several years. Others have praised the softness—although some have said they weren’t quite soft enough for their liking. There have also been lots of compliments about the colors being even richer in person than they appear in the photos online. Another pro is that they’ll also fit a thick mattress.

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