Recent Examples of percale from the Web
On Wednesday, the home-essentials label Snowe will open a pop-up filled with silky sateen and crisp percale bed linens (starting at $58 for a pillowcase set).
Martha Stewart Collection cotton percale sheet set, 360 thread count, from $135, macys.com.
It's made of 100% Supima cotton in a percale weave, which was strong and pill-resistant in our tests.
Sateen is usually more tightly woven and heavier in weight than percale, making it particularly sumptuous and slightly warmer.
Available in 100% percale, The Ivy features wide flanges and rounded corners for a full, luxurious bed that radiates sophisticated minimalism.
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Origin and Etymology of percale
First Known Use: 1840See Words from the same year
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