Percale and sateen are types of weave that a fabric is constructed with. They have an enormous impact on how the sheets feel against your skin, so we recommend learning these two before making the right purchase according to your
Percale sheets have a plain "one-thread-under and one-thread-over" weave that creates a matte finish and a crisp hand, yet are incredibly soft. Naturally lightweight and more breathable than other weaves, percale sheets are perfect for summer nights and hot sleepers.
Sateen sheets have a "one-thread-under and three-threads-over" weave that produce a creamy soft hand with a slight luminous sheen and are lightly wrinkle resistant. Although they are heavier than percale, they are the perfect luxurious sheets year round and easier on sensitive skin.