Everything You Need To Know About TENCEL™

If you’ve shopped for anything made of fabric lately (whether it’s clothing or bedding), chances are you’ve come across TENCEL™. Touted as the fabric of the future, TENCEL™ has increasingly gained popularity within the eco-fashion industry. You’ve probably also seen a bunch of claims tied to it, with promises of the fibre being incredibly silky soft, luxurious, breathable, hypoallergenic, and environmentally sustainable. 

Since there are many products that contain TENCEL™ fibres sold on the island, looking for the perfect bed sheets (using TENCEL™ fibres) can get a bit difficult. The fact that not all TENCEL™ branded sheets are made the same makes it hard for consumers to pick the best bed sheets that will meet their needs. 

To help make the decision-making process easier for you or if you’re wondering, but what is TENCEL™? Wonder no more. We’ve put together an article to help demystify this fabric.

Before we move on to sharing tips on how to pick out the best bed sheets in Singapore, we’ll dive deep into everything you need to know about TENCEL™. 


  1. Brief History of Fibres
  2. Fibres on the World Market
  3. What is TENCEL™?
  4. Types of TENCEL™ fibres
  5. Advantages and Disadvantages of TENCEL™ Lyocell
  6. Benefits of TENCEL™ Lyocell
  7. Comparison between TENCEL™ Lyocell & Other Fibres
  8. Factors to Consider When Choosing Bed Sheets