To buy a fitted sheet, first know the mattress size, fabric preference and budget needed before shopping. It is possible to buy only a fitted sheet at most retailers with a bedding department.Continue Reading
Most mattresses come in standard sizes, though sizes may vary by country or continent. Knowing the size of the mattress is the first step to finding a sheet that fits it properly. Reference the product care tag sewn into a corner seam on most mattresses and fitted sheets. Often the sizes are listed there. Otherwise, measure the mattress for length, width and depth.
Choose a fabric that is affordable and comfortable to lay on through out the night. Fabric care is also something to consider; affordable satin sheets may feel very luxurious but require more care.
Visit a local or online retailer with a bedding department and purchase a fitted sheet.