Wamsutta 1000 sheet

 
Approximate retail price:
$200
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Type: 100% cotton sateen or twill weave sheets
About - Wamsutta 1000

The Wamsutta 1000 is part of the sheet test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, sheet models like the 1000 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


Strength:
Strength indicates the tear resistance of fabrics and the sturdiness of seams.

Fit:
Fit is the fitted and flat sheets' ability to accommodate mattress height, ranging from 10 to 19-plus inches.

Shrinkage:
Shrinkage is measured along length and width.
User Reviews - Wamsutta 1000
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(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
 
2.0
Back to store
12/21/2015
Pros
Flat Sheet Generous Size
No pilling
Soft
Cons
Fitted sheet does not fit
Best Uses
Comment:
Have had these expensive sheets since August, but store has said they will give me a credit. Am tired of getting down on the floor to wrestle fitted sheet on and never really winning the battle. My mattress is only 13 inches deep, so that is not the issue. Flat portion is simply not large enough. Tight from beginning but has gotten worse.
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
(19 of 19 customers found this review helpful)
 
4.0
Great Sheets
4/23/2014
Pros
Durable
Soft
Thick
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
I ran across these sheets originally @ BedBath & Beyond, The first set I purchsed were the 750 Dreamzone set which are rated 2nd on this list. I'll be honest, I think you will only find very small difference between the 1000 count & the 750. That said, I've now become a sheet snob, & I have to have the best I can get. With the 1000 count, the sheets will eventually become softer & you can ultimately tell they're well built & thick. These sheets you can grab onto. I highly reccomend anything from this company especially these two items, the 1000 & 750 Count. You will not be disappointed, & you will get rid of any other sheets you have after using these.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
(17 of 17 customers found this review helpful)
 
4.0
Great but not long lasting
5/16/2013
Pros
fitted sheet fits well
So comfortable
So comfortable soft
Soft
Cons
Not long lasting
Best Uses
Comment:
I do love the feel of these sheets. I've never thought about sheets much, but when a family member gave me these as a house warming gift, I was shocked at how much nicer they were than other sheets I had used. That said, a large rip just occurred in the fitted sheet after only 2 years. I'm not sure the normal lifespan of sheets, but 2 years seems pretty short for sheets this expensive. Although, I like them enough to buy another set. It's also one of the first fitted sheets I've used that doesn't come off at the corners when I roll around at night. Mine didn't pill at all though like the other reviewers.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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