The brilliant way to fold fitted sheets that everyone should spend 1 minute learning

Fitted sheets are in many ways an ideal invention. They’re easy to put on, they look good, and they stay where they’re supposed to… And they’d be perfect if it weren’t for one annoying detail: they’re impossible to fold when you want to put them in your linen closet.

It doesn’t seem to matter if you start from the right or left, top or bottom—or even if you try and fold them with zen-like precision and attention to detail. You always end up tearing your hair out and resigning yourself to throw the wrinkly ball of a fitted sheet into the closet.

But now, that frustration is a thing of the past. The housewife in the video below has a trick that saves time, space, and headaches. The video, by Jill Cooper, has been viewed over 16 million times, and her method is easier than I ever imagined. Don’t forget to share this tip with your friends so they can get start folding fitted sheets the right way.

Smart, right? Don’t forget to share this trick with everyone you think would appreciate it!