Threadcount is a system of fabric identification that counts the number of vertical and horizontal threads in one square inch. We’ve been trained to think high thread count equals better quality, instead of comparing weaves and materials. Today, there are many other options, such as Tencel® that are far superior than the 7,000 year old technology. The truth is, counting threads in a square inch to determine quality is obsolete. Read on to find out how this measurement for comfort is old news to stay abreast on the latest technologies for sleep.