Egyptian Cotton Egyptian cotton bedding feels soft and silky and gets softer with repeated laundering. The fibers are strong and lustrous, the staple length is longer than any other type of cotton which permits the spinning of extremely fine yarns, which are needed to weave high thread count bed linens. Linenplace is pleased to offer a selection of 100% Egyptian cotton sheets and duvet covers. Choose from 400 thread count, 600 thread count, 800 thread count and several color options in each style. With prices starting at just $59 for a set, luxury needn't be expensive!