100% Egyptian Cotton Percale 400 Thread Count
Luxuriously high quality, smooth and crisp, genuine single ply 400 threads per square inch pure Egyptian Cotton Percale with a smooth sateen finish.
The thread count is the number of threads in a square inch of fabric. This is achieved by measuring the number of threads in the Warp (length) and the weft (width). The most popular cottons will be around 150, while good quality sheets will start at 180. Anything 200 and above brings you into the luxury range.
Standard Size 50 x 75cm Pillowcases
Here we have a selection of our Standard Size Pillowcases, but you can also find them available in nearly all of our Bed Sheet ranges.
Both the Housewife and Oxford Edge pillowcases fit snugly around the pillow, but the Oxford has a wide stitched flat hem round the outside to create a border.
The Oxford Edge looks bigger, but the internal dimensions for the standard size pillow are the same 20 x 30" (50 x 75cm).
Super King / Kingsize 50 x 90cm Pillowcases
Our 3ft long king pillowcases 50 x 90cm / 20 x 36" are sometimes referred to as kingsize pillowcases, super king pillowcases, super king size pillowcases, large pillowcases, extra long pillowcases or XL pillowcases.
The reason for the name Super King Pillowcases is that you can lay two side by side to fill the width of a super king size 6ft wide x 6ft 6" long bed and alot of customers now like to use them on the Emperor beds also.
Here we have a selection of our King Size Pillowcases, but you can also find them available in nearly all of our Bed Sheet ranges.
Our Bolster Pillowcases are the same depth (top to bottom) as a standard size pillowcase 20" (50cm) and then just longer depending on your bed size.
Bolsters and Bolster Pillowcases have become narrower over the years, but we have ours made full pillow size.
Standard size pillows can look a little bit lost on a 200cm (6ft 6") wide Emperor bed, but the width of our Emperor pillow is 100cm (3ft 3") and two Emperor pillows side by side will fill the width of an Emperor bed.
This size of pillow can also be used as a bolster to fit the full width of a Metric Single bed 3ft 3" (100cm) wide.
Large Emperor Pillowcases
Standard size pillows can look a little bit lost on a 215cm (7ft) wide Emperor bed, but the width of our Large Emperor pillow is 107cm (3ft 6") and two Large Emperor pillows side by side will fill the width of an Large Emperor 7ft bed.
This size of pillow can also be used as a bolster to fit the full width of a Super Single bed 3ft 6" (107cm) wide.