ISSUE 76  |  Nautical Notes

10 Easy Pieces: Striped Sheets

June 12, 2013 9:30 AM

BY Alexa Hotz

Much like the French mariner’s shirt, striped bedsheets have a nautical vibe; here are 10 we like–ranging from ticking stripes to awning stripes. 

Above: Toast’s Aegean Bedlinen, a favorite of Christine‘s, is £65 for the fitted sheet and £65 for the flat sheet, both in a double size.

Above: West Elm’s Lotus Pink Stripe Sheet Set includes a 200-thread-count flat and fitted sheet and two pillow cases; $79 for the queen size.

Above: The Parchment Stripe Ink Sheet Set in linen is $495 from Pine Cone Hill.

Above: Spotted by Sarah in Chicago at Unison Home, Sailor Navy Sheets made in Portugal; $140 for the queen size fitted and flat sheet.

Above: Aura’s Ticking Stripe Sheet Set, in Tomato, Taupe, Aqua, and Smoke, is made from pure cotton and includes a flat and fitted sheet; $199 for the queen size.

Above: From Serena & Lily, the Halden Sheet Set is printed with stripes in chevron patterns; $210 for the queen size set.

Above: The Knit Stripe Sheet Set made from a fine-gauge jersey cotton in Driftwood Tan, Soft Dawn (pink), and navy is $184 for the queen size from Lands End.

Above: Dwell Studio’s Draper Stripe Sheet Set is made with only reactive inks on 100 percent cotton bedding for a rich color saturation that holds up in the wash. Inspired by Dorothy Draper’s use of stripes, the bedding collection is available in Poppy, Chinois Blue, and Ash (shown); $300 for the queen size from Digs Showroom.

Above: The Ticking Stripe Sheet Set is yarn-dyed on soft 280-thread-count Egyptian cotton. Available in navy and sand for $188 (currently on sale) for the king size from Schoolhouse Electric.

Above: Wider stripes also from Unison Home, the Regatta Pewter Sheet Set is $140 for the queen size fitted and flat sheet.

Above: Pottery Barn’s Classic Stripe 400-Thread Count Sheet Set, in Terracotta, Sandalwood, Porcelain Blue, or Gray Mist, is currently on sale for $129 for the queen size set.

Prefer classic white sheets instead? See our previous post 10 Easy Pieces: Simple White Sheets.