10 Best Pima Cotton Sheets – Top Brands (2020 Reviews)

Soft and comfortable sheets are an essential year-round. Choosing the right sheets that fit your needs is an important decision that can make the difference between good sleep and bad sleep.

There are many options to choose from, whether it be satin sheets or Pima cotton sheets. All sheets offer different specialties for your needs. We are going to look at the best sheets for you, with so many different styles on the market it can be difficult to make a final decision.

We have reviewed 10 of the best pima cotton sheets available on the market, assessing the sheet’s quality, durability, and fabric. By analyzing the pima cotton market, we have selected options that are out there looking at the thread count, elastic, weight, pocket-size, and weave in order to determine the best options for you. Our helpful guide will help you to choose the sheet that is most suited to your needs.

Peru Pima (415 thread count) Bed Sheet Set

Peru Pima 415 Thread

This sheet is 100% Peruvian Pima cotton that is hand-selected by Peru Pima’s skilled craftsmen. The resources are ethically sourced and Oeko-Tex Standard 100 certified, meaning that the contents are safe and unharmful to you or the environment. It comes with a four-piece bed sheet set that contains a flat sheet, a fitted sheet, and two pillowcases. The fitted sheet features 15-inch-deep pockets and an elastic that spans the full sheet, allowing for ease of tucking the sheet under the mattress.

The percale weave that intricately makes up the sheets provides a breathable and smooth fabric that has a cooling freshness. The silkiness of the sheet is down to the extra-long staple length that pima cotton offers. This also provides you with a durability that offers resistance to pilling. The weave and staple length of the sheet also gives the advantage of extra softness after every wash. Every wash will have your sheet feel softer and more comfortable.

All of this is the reason why Peru Pima provide sheets to some of the most well-known five-star hotels. The weight of the fabric is 4.4 pounds which is reasonably lightweight for such a high-quality product.

PROS:

  • Elasticised
  • Softer after each wash
  • Oeko Tex Standards
  • Trusted brand

CONS:

  • Does not have the deepest pockets available, 15 inches


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Pinzon by Amazon (500 thread count) Pima Cotton Bed Sheet

Pinzon 500 Thread Count

This is a 100% pima cotton set that features one flat sheet, two pillowcases, and a fitted sheet. The fitted sheet has 15-inch-deep pockets that allow for a thicker mattress. The 500-thread count weave of the set optimizes the durability and softness of the fabric, making it a high quality and flexible product. For those that don’t know, the finer the threads/ the higher the thread count of a product, the softer, lighter, and more durable the fabric. This is proven in the weight of the product being only 3.8 pounds.

The product also has an Oeko Tex standard 100 certificate that proves the product is ethically sourced/created and is environmentally friendly with no risk of harmful chemicals being contained in its fibers. Pima cotton is a breathable fabric that is perfect for those who like to have a cool night’s sleep.


PROS:

  • Very lightweight, 3.8 pounds.
  • Elasticised
  • High thread count
  • Oeko Tex Standards
  • Trusted brand

CONS:

  • In the reviews, it is suggested that the product has gone downhill in quality.
  • Does not have the deepest pockets available, 15 inches


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Isabella Cromwell Pima Cotton 4 Sheet Set

ISABELLA CROMWELL 100% Pima

The Isabella Cromwell sheet set features four pieces of 100% prima cotton pieces; a flat sheet, an elasticated fitted sheet with 16 inch deep pockets, and two pillowcases. The fine prima cotton yarn used to make the 500-thread count allows for a breathable material that is light and airy. Isabella Cromwell also claims that they use extra-long fibers for the sheets, thus meaning that the sheets are extra soft and durable. The intricate detail of the sateen weave and long fibers allow the sheets to get softer after each wash.

The product also meets Oeko Tex standard guidelines meaning that it is eco-friendly, and no chemicals were used to create it. The sheet is slightly heavier than the Pinzon by Amazon sheet, at 4.61 pounds despite having the same thread count. However, in the reviews, it is commented that the sheet has an extra row of elastic to hold the sheet in place.


PROS:

  • Extra-long fibers
  • Softer after each wash
  • Oeko Tex Standards
  • 16-inch-deep pockets

CONS:

  • Slightly heavier, 4.61 pounds.


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Chateau Home Collection 100% Pima Cotton Sheet Set

Pima Cotton 4 Piece

The Chateau Home Collection sheets feature a 500-thread count, with 100% Pima cotton. The sheets are ethically sourced from a factory in India and created from a sateen weave and long-staple cotton fibers. Adding to the durability and softness of the product. It also allows for the sheets to grow softer over time after every wash. The product is Oeko Tex certified which means that they are environmentally friendly and created without chemical use. Meaning that the sheets are safe and comfortable for your skin and the environment.

The set includes a flat sheet, two pillowcases, and an elasticated fitted sheet that contains deep pockets that are 16 inches. These deep pockets provide a little extra room for tucking your sheet under your mattress comfortably.

The Chateau Home Collection sheet is perfect for those who are looking for a lightweight, breathable, and soft sheet. It only weighs 3.74 pounds.

PROS:

  • 16-inch-deep pocket
  • Long cotton fibers
  • Oeko Tex certified
  • Lightweight, only 3.74 pounds

CONS:

  • The fabric is rough according to some users.


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Peru Pima (285 thread count) Queen Bed Sheet Set

Peru Pima 415 Thread

This 285-thread count sheet from Peru Pima is made from 100% Peruvian pima cotton and is actually crafted in Peru by highly skilled craftspeople. The product is also a four-piece product and contains a flat sheet, two pillowcases, and a fitted sheet with 15-inch-deep pockets. Allowing for ease of fitting the product. There is also an elastic all the way around the fitted sheet in order to keep it securely in place on your mattress.

The pima cotton sheets are created using a percale weave, this allows high breathability in the fabric and is perfect for people who are often too hot at nights as it naturally cools your body due to its airy nature. The extra-long staple length of the yarn used to weave the sheets increase the strength and flexibility of the product. The product is also Oeko Tex certified and so is soft and soothing on your skin without the use of chemicals.

Peru Pima uses a unique percale weave that promises to improve the durability and smoothness of the product. It also allows the product to grow smoother after every wash. The product weighs 3.9 pounds, this is lightweight but not as light as some of the other products being analyzed, some of which also have a higher thread count, and thus improved smoothness and breathability.


PROS:

  • Elasticised
  • Resistant to pilling
  • Softer after every wash
  • Oeko Tex Standards
  • Trusted brand

CONS:

  • Lower thread count


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Peru Pima (600 thread count)

Peruvian Pima Cotton King

The product includes four items; one flat sheet, two pillowcases, and one fitted sheet. The fitted sheet is fully elasticized which allows for ease of use when placing the product on your mattress, and it contains 14-inch-deep pockets that also help to secure your sheet firmly in place. A single-ply sateen weave is used to give the sheets a soft, durable, and breathable finish that allows maximum comfort for the buyer.

The fabrics durability is backed by its resistance to pilling and its ability to get even smoother after every wash. The sheet also comes with Oeko Tex Standards and therefore Peru Pima does not use any chemicals on the product that can be damaging to the environment or your skin. The item is heavier than other products due to the higher thread count, it weighs 5.8 pounds.


PROS:

  • High thread count
  • Oeko Tex Standards
  • Trusted brand

CONS:

  • 14-inch-deep pockets
  • Slightly heavier, 5.8 pounds


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Thomas Lee Pima Cotton Sheet Set

THOMAS LEE 500 Thread Count

Thomas Lee grows its 100% Pima cotton in the US. This sheet is created with a single ply 500 thread count percale weave, giving the finished product a lasting and durable, smooth finish that will provide comfort and breathability to the buyer. The natural cooling of the fabric is perfect for buyers who struggle to sleep at night due to the heat. The sheets are created by craftspeople and is Oeko Tex Standards passed as there are no chemicals or harsh products used that may damage your skin.

The product contains four pieces; one flat sheet, two pillowcases, and one fitted sheet. The fitted sheet contains deep pockets although it is unclear how deep, and it is promised that sheets will get softer after every wash. Another quirky bonus to Thomas Lee is that the business is run, owned, and manufactured by women. The item weighs 5.09 pounds which is heavy in comparison to the Chateau Home Collection sheet and the Pinzon by Amazon sheet that both feature the same thread count.


PROS:

  • Oeko Tex Standards Passed
  • 100% Us Grown Pure Cotton

CONS:

  • Slightly heavier weighs 5.09 pounds
  • Unsure how deep pockets are
  • Unsure on elasticity


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Madison Park (600 Thread Count) Luxurious Set

Madison Park 600 Thread Count

Madison Park’s four-piece sheet set includes one flat sheet, one fitted sheet, and two pillowcases. It is unclear how deep the pockets are on the fitted sheet, but it does say that it can fit a mattress with a depth of 17 inches. The fabric is 100% pima cotton sateen and originates from China. The 600-thread count increases the durability and softness of the product while also providing a breathable comfort to the buyer. The natural cooling that the extra-long staple fibers produce, allows for a comfortable night’s sleep.

The composition of the product means that the product will get smoother and softer after every wash. It is unclear whether the product is Oeko Tex standards passed or not and therefore we must bring caution to this. The pima cotton sheet set also weighs a reasonable 4.73 pounds, which is lighter than all of the other 600 thread counts.


PROS:

  • 600 thread count
  • Light, only 4.73 pounds
  • Softer after every wash

CONS:

  • Unclear whether it is Oeko Tex standard
  • Unclear exactly how deep the pockets are
  • Unclear on elasticity


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Wamsutta Pima Cotton Sheet Set (625 Thread)

Wamsutta 625 Thread Count

The Wamsutta sheets have the highest thread count and therefore on paper, they should be the softest, most durable, and highest quality sheets with the most breathability. The product is made from 100% pima cotton that is sourced from San Joaquin Valley, CA. The set includes a flat sheet, a fitted sheet, and two pillowcases. The fitted sheet also contains deep pockets that can fit and secure a mattress of up to 18 inches deep.

The elasticated band on the fitted sheet allows for ease of use by allowing the sheet to grip the mattress securely and tuck underneath. The item weighs 5.39 pounds which is more than the Madison Park sheets, but they do contain a slightly higher thread count and should thus be more durable on paper.


PROS:

  • The highest thread count
  • Soft and durable
  • Deep pockets

CONS:

  • Unclear how elasticated it is
  • Unclear whether it is Oeko Tex standard


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Peru Pima (400 thread count) 100% Peruvian, White

Peru Pima Dobby

We have reviewed quite a few Peru Pima sheets here, which in itself is a good sign for this brand. They clearly are reliable and trustworthy with high-quality products. The 100% Peruvian Pima cotton sheet that is sourced and crafted in Peru by skilled craftspeople is a durable and Oeko Tex certified product. Meaning that its creation is not damaging to the environment and does not contain any chemicals. Sometimes products contain chemicals that can be damaging to your skin; therefore, it is important to note that Peru Pima’s products are all Oeko Tex Certified.

The product contains four pieces; one flat sheet, two pillowcases, and one fitted sheet that comes with a 15-inch-deep pocket and is fully elasticated for ease of use. The fabric is woven with a sateen weave that provides further comfort, softness, and breathability to the product. The extra-long staples also account for the high durability of the product and thus its high resistance to pilling.

The structure of this product means that it gains softness with every wash, providing you with a good night’s sleep. They are especially beneficial to those who are often too hot at night due to the natural cooling qualities of the fabric. The item weighs 4.5 pounds which is more than other sheets that we have looked at, some with a higher thread count.


PROS:

  • Oeko Tex Certified
  • Trusted brand
  • Elasticised

CONS:

  • Slightly heavier, 4.5 pounds


Conclusion:

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To summarise, I would recommend the Pinzon by Amazon (500 thread count) set, the Chateau Home Collection (500 thread count), or the Peru Pima (600 thread count). All of which have a high thread count and therefore are softer and more durable than those with a lower thread count. If I were to choose one, I think I would choose the Peru Pima. Despite the fact that it is slightly heavy in comparison to the Pinzon by Amazon or the Chateau Home collection, it does have a higher thread count and is a trusted brand with many of their products featuring in this list. They are also a family-owned business that is manufactured in Peru, adding to their authenticity and quality of the product.

The reasonably high thread count means that the product will be softer than other sheets by the same brand that has a lower thread count. Therefore, I recommend the Peru Pima with a 600 thread count due to the increased durability and softness that the higher thread count promises. It is also worth noting that the higher thread count brings more breathability to the fabric and will provide a cool, refreshing feeling to your night times.

However, please note that this sheet also has pockets that are 14 inches deep, this is less than some of the others that are available on the market and that we have discussed today, so you should make sure that the sheet is suited to your own mattress.

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