The Southshore Blog

How To Match Your Bedding Size with Mattress Size
Getting the right size mattress can be a daunting task for many people. Once you find what suits you best, you then need to consider your linens. Fitted sheets are very strict on sizing, and it’s important to get it...
How To Fold A Fitted Sheet In Seconds
Fitted sheets on a mattress might not seem like a deal breaker for a great night to sleep, but you’d be surprised at just how big a difference they can make. If you’re like many, however, you know that perhaps...
5 Ways to Clear Your Skin While Sleeping
Struggling with skin issues like persistent acne can be frustrating and feel unending. It can begin to feel like no matter how diligently you take care of your skin, nothing helps. If you’re feeling like there are no options left,...
Down vs. Down Alternative Comforters

When deciding on a comforter for your bedding set, you have choices. Learn about the pros and cons of a down comforter vs. down alternative selections. 

What is Long-Staple Cotton?
Most people think that cotton is cotton. However, we can assure you that there is a significant difference when it comes to this popular material.
Does My Bed Need A Bed Skirt?

What is a bed skirt? Southshore Fine Linens helps you upgrade your bedding with high-quality bed skirts and other fine linens. Shop our luxury collections now!

Wash Your Bed Sheets

Most of us spend a third of our lives in bed, leaving behind a slew of germs (yuck) Thanks to dead skin cells, sweat, and body fluids, our beds can get pretty gross. So. Just how often should you wash your bed sheets? Most experts recommend washing your sheets weekly, and here’s why.

Does cotton shrink after washing?
Although 100% cotton may shrink after the initial wash, your favorite cotton bedsheets and clothing can last a long time with the right care. Learn more here.
Why higher thread count bedding does not necessarily mean better quality
Most of us are familiar with the idea that a higher thread count is equivalent to better quality. However, that is a common misunderstanding. This thread count myth has been pushed to create revenue for the companies who endorse it....
Co-sleeping 101: Sharing Your Bed With a Partner and Staying Comfortable
Sharing a bed with a partner can be one of the best ways to fall asleep at night. After all, sleeping next to the one you love can offer a sense of peace, calm, and safety. Despite all the wonderful...
How To Wash Your Linens So They Last
One of the hallmarks of becoming an adult is wondering if you’re cleaning your linens properly. This is especially the case if you’ve invested in a quality set of bedroom linens. Today, we’re going to take a closer look at the best ways to wash your linens, duvet covers, and everything in between.
What Is the Difference between Sateen and Percale?
Do you know the difference between sateen and percale bed sheets? If not, read on to learn more about the two weave styles and find out which is best for you.
Thread Count vs. Thread Quality: What Really Matters
Do you know what the best fabric for sheets is? At Southshore Fine Linens, we sure do! Shop our selection of premium bed sets to find your next favorite bed sheet set.
Creating a Home Oasis
Coming home after a long day is often the highlight of our day. Your home is your safe place, your peace, and it should reflect that. Home isn’t just about the things you put in it; it’s how it makes...
11 Viral Bedroom Color Combinations For The New Year

Shop our wide variety of linens to pull your bedroom aesthetic together beautifully. Get high-quality eye-catching duvet sheets and bed covers you’ll love. 

How To Make Your Linen Sheets Last
Fine linen bedding can look and feel great for over a decade. Use our washing, drying, stain-treating, and storage tips to preserve your linen sheets.
10 Best Chic DIY Headboards
List of the 10 Best Chic DIY Headboard styles. See how to use these creative ideas to upgrade your bedroom headboard, brought to you by Southshore Fine Linens.
Home Decoration Trends for the 2022 Holiday Season
Home Decoration Trends for the 2022 Holiday Season Preparing for the holiday season involves several tasks. Gatherings with family and friends involve coordinating schedules and making transportation plans.
Southshore's 2022 Holiday Gift Guide
Every year, around this time, we issue our holiday gift giude.  Last year, we had our staff come up with their favorite items to highlight.  If you are interested in reading last year's gift guide, it can be found here. ...
Hosting the Perfect Holiday Gathering
The holiday season is a special time. People put up festive decorations and venture to local stores, searching for holiday menu items. There are sales to entice shoppers to buy presents, and special events such as parades and craft shows....
Benefits Of Making Your Bed Everyday
Morning people are a different breed of individuals, thriving in the morning, basking in the morning sun, ready to take on the day and all its chaos. If you're anything like me or most human beings on this planet we don't look forward to the light of the morning day.