Helena Franklin, email ZENA SAYS: 2 After enjoying high thread count bedding in a hotel, I bought some myself and accidentally ended up with a 1000-thread count sheet
What does TC stand for?
TC stands for Thread Count (fabric)
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Business, finance, etc.
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We have 135 other meanings of TC in our Acronym Attic
- Therapeutic Community
- Thermal Conductivity
- Thermal Control
- Thermal Coupling
- Thermal Cutting (welding)
- Thermal Cycling (accelerated life test)
- Thin Client (computer hardware)
- Thiokol Corporation (est. 1929)
- Thompson/Center (gun company)
Samples in periodicals archive:
THREAD COUNT APPEARS TO BE LOSING POPULARITY AS A SELLING point for sheets.
Byline: Richard Irvine AS IWALK through the snow-covered streets (artistic licence prevails here) past the hordes of people crowded inside shops, searching through the bargains, I fear we've lost the true meaning of Christmas - the thread count of Egyptian cotton sheets.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] NEW YORK -- Thread count has occupied a primary position in sheet marketing for at least the past two decades.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] NEW YORK -- There's no denying thread count is a topic of concern in the bedding industry.
She shouldn't have to examine the product with a little magnifying glass to be sure the thread count is accurate, spend 20 minutes comparing the hand to other similarly priced products or scrutinize the finishing as an indicator of true quality.
Coughlin explained that a majority of customers do not know what thread count means, but they know it connotes some kind of quality.
Wal-Mart, which recently unveiled plans to raise thread count to 400, sold Springmaid products -- a 300-thread-count, 60/40 combed cotton/polyester blend program.