A Bed Sheet is defined as a rectangular piece of cloth used as an article for bedding.
This piece of cloth may be of cotton or linen depending on the type of bed sheet one selected. It also has two pillow covers and a comforter.
TOP SHEET :
It is also called the top sheet as it lies on the top of the mattress. Blankets, comforters are laid over the top sheet.
BOTTOM SHEET :
Bottom Sheet is the one which protects the mattress from liquids or anything which cause it to smell, and it helps in keeping the mattress clean. This sheet may be of plastic material or the material which is waterproof, and it has zipper surrounding.
STYLES OF BED SHEETS IN PAKISTAN:
There are two types of bed sheet in Pakistan.
A Flat Sheet is a simple rectangular sheet of cloth with four sides. Flat sheet is also called the top sheet.
FUNCTION OF FLAT SHEET:
The Function of the flat sheet is to make the bed look more beautiful and welcoming. It does protect the blanket or the comforter from getting dirty.
A fabric sheet with elastic corners designed to fit tightly over a mattress. This set includes a fitted Bed Set, flat sheet and two or four pillowcases.
The function of a fitted sheet is to protect the mattress and to make the surface smooth for lying. Its purpose is to make bedding look more beautiful and welcoming. FUNCTION OF FITTED SHEETS:
MATERIAL OF BEDDING IN PAKISTAN:
The material commonly used in Pakistan are cotton and polyester.
Cotton provides absorbent and soft-touch while the polyester gives durability and wrinkle resistance. Other common fabrics used for bed sheets are linen, silk, modal and bamboo rayon, and polypropylene.
Polypropylene is a hypoallergenic material produced at a low cost and is used for emergency shelters in hospitals as disposable sheets.
Making IN PAKITAN:
The quality is often considered by the thread count
The number of threads per square inch of material. Generally higher thread count, softer the sheet but the weave and type of the material may affect the hand of the material thats why the sheet with the lower thread count may actually be softer than the one with the higher count. Yarn quality also plays a vital part in the quality of the sheet as finer yarn creates a finer sheet fabric. The ply also plays a part in how much heavy a sheet is. Ply tells how many Fibers are twisted together to create a sheet. A 2 ply with 300 thread count will feel heavier than a single-ply 600 thread count sheet.
DIFFERENT TYPES ACCORDING TO THE BED SIZE:
There are different types, depending on the bed size on which to place.
King size beds are the big beds and the bedsheets used for them are also king size. They may be simple, fancy or depends on the requirements of the customer.
Queen-size is after king size and they are used for it are queen-sized, and it also depends on the usage of the sheets.
KIDS BED SIZE:
This bed may be single or double depends on the requirements and the use for it may have a cartoon character on it so to entertain the kids and kids will enjoy it and the material will be cotton stuff.
What is the price of a bed sheets in Pakistan?
The Standard Price actually depends on the cloth type. But If we talk about the rough idea it costs from Rs.2000/ to Rs.5000/.
There are different designs of them and pillow covers depend on the requirements of the buyer.
These are different designs of bed sheet according to the choice of the buyer, and the pillow covers vary according to it.
BRANDS OF BEDDING IN PAKISTAN:
The top brands which are dealing in bedsheets in Pakistan are
These are some of the top brands of bed sheets in Pakistan
Locals are also there which deals in bedsheets and also in a replica of these brands. Some of these are
- Habib bedsheets
- Ichhra Bedding sheets.
- Ali bed sheet
- Cotton satin bedsheets
- Bridal bed set
The textile industry which is dealing in making these are as follows
HUMA TEXTILES_ BED SHEETS HOSPITAL LINEN & HOME TEXTILE EXPORTERS:
They are the leading manufacturers, exporter and supplier, home textile, hospital bedsheets fabrics and made-ups.
They are good at dealing and manufacturing of goods according to international quality standards. Their aim is to provide superior quality products to their valuable customers by employing efficient people to achieve better quality management.
SUBHANTEX (PVT) Ltd- MANUFACTURE AND EXPORTER ALL KINDS OF TEXTILE FABRICS:
It is situated in Faisalabad Pakistan. It includes a wide range of products from bedding, kitchen accessories, home textiles etc.
ALL PAKISTAN AND UPHOLSTERY MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION:
They are the exporters and manufacturers, a home textile made-ups, fabrics, garments, bed linen and kitchen linen.
These are some of the manufacturing companies of bed sheets in Pakistan. In fact, Pakistan is making very good progress in making and other stuff related to bedding and clothes. These are just a few companies which are dealing in walking in customers and also online transaction of bed sheets to their customers by providing their stuff to different outlets for sale. Our Industry is making progress in bed sheets.