A clean, organized linen closet can spark a surprising amount of joy, and it also makes the regular task of changing your bed sheets much less of a hassle. Opening the doors to an array of mismatched sets and wrinkled sheets can easily turn a quick chore into an all-day obstacle course.
If your dreams of an orderly linen closet are thwarted, we may know the cause. You don’t know how to fold bed sheets properly.
Not sure how to achieve a perfectly folded fitted sheet? Though they’ve got a reputation for being challenging to maneuver, a might be easier to fold than you think. There’s also a secret to folding flat sheets that will help keep everything in your closet in its proper place.
Save time and kick the clutter with these simple tricks for how to fold sheets.
Folding a fitted sheet can seem like a herculean task on laundry day. Even when you call upon a sheet-folding teammate to help you out, your bed sheet might still wind up in a twisted heap of cotton.
Ready to learn how to fold a fitted sheet? Follow these steps to get the perfect fold every time. The only assistance you’ll need when folding sheets? Your own two hands and a flat surface.
Use a visual for extra guidance if needed, but after a few trials, you’ll be folding free-form fitted sheets into crisp-cornered squares every time.
Once you’ve mastered the art of folding fitted sheets, whether they are made of tencel or cotton, set your orderly masterpiece off to the side and take out the flat sheet of the same set. Flat sheets are much easier to fold when comparing a fitted vs. flat sheet.
Ready for a space-saving hack that will also keep each piece of your bedding set together in one place?
When it comes time to put a fresh set of sheets on your bed, you won’t have to go searching for each individual piece. Everything you’ll need will be tucked, wrinkle-free inside the protective shell of a flat sheet. This will not only save you time but will also create space in your closet to store other items that might be in need of a clutter-free home.
Now that you’ve mastered the art of bedding-folding, it’s time to level up to ensure your linens are the stuff of organizational legends:
With these fresh techniques for achieving a perfectly folded sheet set and creating a linen closet you’re proud of, you might find yourself enjoying a newfound sense of minimalism. Or, you may discover that your current collection of sheet sets is in need of an upgrade. This may even have you questioning what to do with old sheets that no longer satisfy your sleep needs.
Create space, assess your inventory, and shop the bedding collection at Casper for a new set of sheets to start honing your skills as a master folder!