Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Exceptional Sheets GC Giveaway! Think Mother's Day!

Hey Neighbors!

Are you looking for Mother's Day gifts?  Maybe something from ExceptionalSheets.com would work!  Before we get to far I want to let you know that there is a giveaway at the end, so be sure to enter!

Exceptional Sheets has Luxury Egyptian Cotton Linens.  Now, I have never shopped here before, but they seem to have some really nice looking sheets, comforters, bath sets, etc.

Here is some information from ExceptionalSheets.com regarding Thread Count Myths:

Many consumers make the false assumption that higher thread count linens are more luxurious than lower thread count linens. Here, Exceptional Sheets owner Paul Saunders sheds some light on popular thread count myths and tips for customers shopping for luxury Egyptian cotton sheets.
“Thread count does indeed make a difference,” explains Saunders. “However, high thread count does not necessarily mean the sheets are softer or of higher quality. In our experience, customers often assume 1500 thread count sheets must be ‘better’ than our 400 through 1000 thread count collections because they are more expensive and include a larger number in the product title. In actuality the most appropriate thread count for each shopper has much more to do with personal preference.”
The cotton fibers of high thread count sheets are woven much tighter and are noticeably heavier as a result. “It’s not uncommon to hear that a consumer is surprised by the weight of their sheets if it’s their first time buying authentic high thread count linens,” says Saunders.
“A set of 1500 thread count sheets can weigh upwards of 10 lbs.” Saunders notes a few things you might not already know, but should keep in mind, when shopping for Egyptian cotton sheets:

1.    The higher the thread count doesn’t always imply softer sheets. The main differences may be personal preference. Here is a good example: denim jeans have a very high thread count but I personally don't know anyone who would sleep on denim sheets. Two more important factors that factor in to this debate  in how sheets are perceived are thread quality and fabric weave.
2.    Authentic high thread count sheets will generally last much longer, in both time and washes, than lower quality low thread count sheets. Egyptian cotton sheets soften over time (and through many washes).
3.    Ply is often where additional thread count confusion lies.  Ply is created by the number of threads entwined in a single thread. Most sheets are single-ply or two-ply.  Single-ply sheets are softer to touch and much more durable.    
“Understandably, Egyptian cotton sheets command higher prices than lower quality bed linen counterparts. With ExceptionalSheets.com, you’ll notice the difference just by holding the folded set of sheets in your hands,” says Saunders.
By debunking these popular myths about higher thread count and Egyptian cotton sheets, consumers will have a better understanding analyzing quality bedding and won’t get duped when it comes to shopping for luxury bed linens

Now, I don't know about you, but I LOVE soft sheets.  I am very particular about them, and so is my husband.  I don't like those sheets that feel stiff.  What type of sheets do you use?  Do you have a preference?
About the company:
Exceptional Sheets is a leading website and U.S. veteran owned and operated family business that offers a wide range of luxury bed linens featuring Egyptian cotton bed sheets, duvet covers and pillow cases as well as other products like mattress toppers, goose down comforters, 5-star Egyptian cottonbath robes and towels sets. Exceptional Sheets’ mission is to provide customers with the highest quality Egyptian cotton sheet sets and bed linens in addition to top-notch customer service. To see what Exceptional Sheets can do for you and your home, visit http://www.exceptionalsheets.com.



ExceptionalSheets.com is going to give 5 neighbors each a $50 GC that can be applied a purchase from their website.  If you are shopping for a nice Mother's Day gift you just might want to check them out!

Disclosure:I received no monetary compensation for this post.  I did not receive product for review.  All quotes in red are taken from the sponsor's website or email.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.


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19 comments:

Tabitha said...

i'd get my mom the super King Designer Hypoallergenic White Goose Down Comforter

kayleefaith1228@aol.com

CherylS22 said...

I'd get my Mom the Terry Bath Robe made of 100% Egyptian Cotton in ivory.
http://www.exceptionalsheets.com/p/Terry-Cloth-Robe-Egyptian-Cotton/345
Thanks for the giveaway!

andrea v said...

http://www.exceptionalsheets.com/p/Twin-Alternative-Down-Comforter-DOWNLITE-Enviroloft/344

Shelly H. said...

I would get my mom some new towels since she just moved into a condo! http://www.exceptionalsheets.com/p/Bath-2-Piece-Mat-Egyptian-Cotton/341

Kimberly said...

I like their Hotel Style White Down Comforter

Miranda said...

Love the Luxury Comforters

scottsgal said...

love these king sized sheets
http://www.exceptionalsheets.com/p/KING-1500-Thread-Count-Egyptian-Cotton-Sheet-Set/235

Angie B. said...

I'd get her the 600 GSM 3pc Towel Set 100 Percent Egyptian Cotton. http://www.exceptionalsheets.com/p/600-GSM-3pc-Towel-Set-100-Percent-Egyptian-Cotton/305

latanya t said...

http://www.exceptionalsheets.com/p/Bath-2-Piece-Mat-Egyptian-Cotton/341

rubynreba said...

I like the Egyptian cotton bath towels.

Savingwith Saveone said...

I'd like the Bath-2-Piece-Mat-Egyptian-Cotton http://www.exceptionalsheets.com/p/Bath-2-Piece-Mat-Egyptian-Cotton/341

Chavonne H

Carolyn said...

I think she'd love the Hotel Style White Down Comforter!

Nancy said...

I like the Bath 2Piece Mat in Egyptian Cotton: http://www.exceptionalsheets.com/p/Bath-2-Piece-Mat-Egyptian-Cotton/341

Nancy
allibrary (at) aol (dot) com

Shelley P said...

I'd get the 2 Piece Mat Egyptian Cotton for my Mom.
http://www.exceptionalsheets.com/p/Bath-2-Piece-Mat-Egyptian-Cotton/341

MamaStace said...

I'd choose the 6 piece set of towels

Nathansmommy619(At)aol(dot)com

Carolyn Barnett said...

Those towels are awesome! http://www.exceptionalsheets.com/p/900-Gram-6-Piece-Towel-Set-Egyptian-Cotton-Towels/347

carolynishis@gmail.com

coriwestphal said...

I think my mom would love the Gold 1000 Thread Count
Egyptian Cotton Sheet Set (http://www.exceptionalsheets.com/p/KING-1000-Thread-Count-Egyptian-Cotton-Sheet-Set/209)! Luxury!

coriwestphal at msn dot com

Amanda Rauch said...

I would get her the Hotel Style White Goose Down Comforters-those looked so amazing!!
here is the link: http://www.exceptionalsheets.com/p/Hotel-Style-White-Goose-Down-Comforters/431

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