We can all agree that no matter how much we love the playful ruckus that our kids create, we so dearly crave the peaceful quiet when they’re finally tucked in, right? Well, while a comfy mattress and dim lighting can help them improve their REM cycles, there’s nothing better than a plush and cozy bed sheet to keep your little one happily snoring. So, with that said, let us take you through the best kids’ sheets in 2023.
We’ll start off with our team’s review of the best bed coverings for kids. We’ll then be taking you through a comprehensive buyer’s guide that will talk you through the top features to look out for in kids sheets and equip you with all the expert knowledge you’ll need to ace this purchase.
Help your child drift off to sleep peacefully with the Where the Polka Dots Roam Microfiber Kids Sheet. These kids’ sheets are soft microfiber with fun painted sports imagery for your athletic little one. The fabric has moisture-wicking properties that ensure your kid will wake up comfortable and cool each morning. It’s also soft on sensitive skin for the ultimate sleep experience.
The pack comes with a flat sheet, fitted sheet, and one pillowcase, so you won’t have to worry about buying any more pieces for your child’s bed set. They are highly resistant to fading and shrinking, so you can safely throw them in the wash and they will come out looking good as new! These cute, fun, and durable sheets have hit the top spot on this list as the best overall.
Boasting that oh-so-lovely luxurious feel to it, this sheet set from California Design Den is made of breathable material. On the cleaning side of things, these sheets are machine washable and dry straight away. However, they are not fully resistant to wrinkles so they might require some ironing.
This three-piece set includes a fitted sheet that can firmly secure your kid’s entire mattress with wrap-around elastic. Also, you’ve got some gorgeous color options and seven size varieties to choose from. The choices are limitless.
Manufactured with high-quality polyester, these sheets promise your kids the most peaceful bedtime, all thanks to their soft and breathable material. The Kute Kids’ Bed Sheet also features non-fading eye-catchy shades with fun patterns and comes in five different sizes.
As far as cleaning goes, cold water and low settings on an air dryer should get them bed-ready. Also, the fabric will only become softer after every wash and won’t wrinkle. Convenient, right?
Easy to maintain and clean
Breathable and elastic fabric with long-term softness
These microfiber-made sheets by Everyday are soft enough to provide your kids with the coziest sleep that they deserve. The set comes in a pack of two and at an affordable price point which makes it an essential addition to your child’s room.
Also, each sheet has an all-around elastic to make it fit well on the regular-size crib mattress. The Everyday Kids’ Sheet offers their crib sheets in a wide range of lovely colors with cool prints that are especially appealing to babies.
The cleaning formula is pretty much simple. Just machine wash and air dry them on low and you are good to go. On top of this, these crib sheets dry without wrinkling and the colors are unfadable.
Made from high-quality polyester, these sheets by Jay Franco have a very homely and cozy vibe to them. They are especially great for summers as the material is quite thin, but not too thin to compromise durability.
This three-piece set consists of a top sheet, fitted sheet, and regular pillowcase. You can machine wash it in cold water without worrying about color loss due to its anti-fade properties. This bedding set uniquely features all-time favorite characters like Spiderman and Moana on its print that your kids would love.
Now that you know what’s the best on offer when it comes to kids’ sheets, let’s take you through our shortlisting methodology and how you can go about buying a bed sheet for your little munchkins.
Factors To Consider When Buying Kids Sheets
Let’s start things off with two important considerations that you must make when deciding upon a sheet for your child.
Whether your little one sleeps in a cot or is old enough to crash on a single bed, the bedsheet you’re looking to buy for them must offer plenty of size variety. If one comes in a king/queen size option, you can even go pair with them!
While you must check the dimensions of the sheet, you should also make sure that the new bed linen for your kids fits well with the mattress. No one likes it when the sheet comes loose. Features like elasticity in the sheet’s design will go a long way in keeping it all snug and well-fitted.
Kids Sheets Buying Tips
Let’s now equip you with two killer tips that will help you make a more informed decision when in the market for a new kids sheet.
The bed sheet’s maintenance includes washing and drying, duh. Features like machine-washability and quick dry will make this maintenance a real walk in the park. If the sheet you’re considering also has a wrinkle-free fabric then that’s a cherry on top since you won’t have to iron it.
We can go on and on about cleanability but that holds no value if your kids’ new bed sheet doesn’t hold well to frequent washing and drying. So, you must seek out reviews that talk about the fabrics’ longevity. Bed coverings that start to fray or lose their colors after washing should be a big NO.
How Do We Choose the Best Kids’ Sheets?
Our team made it a point that each sheet in their top-picked list boasted these two features:
This might just be the most important element of your little one’s sheets. Vibrant colors, spectacular designs, and striking patterns on their sheets will leave your child all elated and excited when you tuck them in.
Along with making sure that our top picks offered a huge color and design variety, we also ensured that their manufacturers offered decent return and exchange policies. A sense of security when it comes to buying stuff for our kids is what we all want, right?
People Also Asked
Q: What is the best kids' sheet?
A: While any kids' sheets from our best-of list may be bought without batting an eye, we recommend that you try out the CGK Unlimited Sheet Set. Super soft and wrinkle-free, this bed sheet set is sure to get your little one all cozied up. It also comes in 24 distinct colors that are non-fading and will get your young one all excited.
Q: How much do kids' sheets cost?
A: While the size and buying option (a single piece or in a set) of a kids' sheet will obviously impact its price, you can expect to pay a premium for goodies like eco-friendly composition, enhanced breathability, and superior softness. These high-end kids' sheets can set you back upwards of $100. Generally speaking, you can get a complete set, with routine features for around $25 to $80.
Q: What material is best for kids' sheets?
A: We recommend opting for cotton or polyester blends as they are not only lightweight but also super cool. Cotton/polyester sheets are also easy to clean and hold up well to repeated washes.
Q: How often should you change children's bedsheets?
A: While our kids might not sweat as much as us, it's still a good idea to change their sheets every ten days or so.
Q: What is a toddler size sheet?
A: Toddler size sheets are usually the same size as crib sheets, which is (28x52 inches).
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