Last Updated on September 14, 2021 by Sandra Allens

Going through tuft and needle mattress review gives you an idea that its a foam mattresses don’t sink like other foam mattresses, and they have a foamy feel while remaining resilient. Our recommendation to the people who desire cushion support without touching deep into the mattress is the Tuft & Needle Original. The company’s more expensive Mint product received positive reviews after several weeks of testing. Both of the mattresses are decently priced despite not feeling luxurious. This mattress will incorporate coils and polyfoam in a hybrid design coming in 2020. In it’s factory specifications, but based on those specifics, I’m worried the mattress might not last as long as the foam mattresses we recommend.

Our Recommendation

Original Tuft & Needle

Mattresses Made of Regular Foam

Memory foam is not part of the original Tuft and Needle mattresses, where every body shape won’t be accommodated. Adding a soft top to a firm underside ensures you’re comfortable and supported.

The Tuft and Needle Original is particularly beneficial to those that rotate frequently at night. The Original won’t sink into you since it has no memory foam on top. Our experience with the mattresses under $1,000 suggests that the Original isn’t durable enough to carry people above 200 pounds. Additionally, it comes in a 100-day money-back guarantee.

Original Tuft and Needle

Mattresses Made of Regular Foam

Because the original does not contain memory foam, it does not hug every contour. Despite being soft, the upper layer is firm, so you’ll feel cushioned as well as supported.

Is it recommended? Definitely.

  • The purpose of it. Tuft & Needle Original is a great bed for nighttime rotation sleepers too, as it appeals to people sleeping in a wide range of positions. Over 200 lbs are not allowed to participate in the event.
  • What it feels like. An average-sized mattress. The Original was described as firm on the bottom and soft on the top by one tester.
  • The things we like. In our guide to foam mattresses, we selected this mattress as one of our seven top picks. It was deemed worth recommending after being tested several times. The lack of memory foam in bed-in-a-box mattresses makes them more comfortable than non-body-conforming foundations. Original staff members did not love it as much as some other memory foam options. Those who dislike the sinking sensation of memory foam should try The Original mattress.

Memory foam mattresses conform to the body better than the Original. Edge support and motion isolation were superior to those of the Caspers and Leesas for Tuft & Needle. Foam specifications suggest that its durability is excellent. This mattress features two layers of foam that each weigh 1.8 pounds per cubic foot. A polyfoam with a density below 1.5 pounds per cubic foot was not recommended. Our experiences sleeping on the mattress were comfortable due to the top layer’s graphite and cooling gel.

Some retailers offer you the opportunity to try mattresses, for instance, Tuft & Needle.

  • Our dislikes. Refund policies have improved. A number of online mattress companies arrange to have the mattress picked up by a charity; Tuft & Needle is no exception. Your mattress must be picked up by the charity, which is your responsibility.

The mattress is not suitable for people over 200 pounds. Those who weigh more than 200 pounds may experience more firmness on the support layer due to the density of memory foam and the lack of transitional layers. The Leesa Hybrid mattress line (formerly Sapira), the Loom & Leaf mattress line, and Tempur-Adapt mattresses round out our top three favorite mattresses.

Owner`s Tuft and Needle Mattress Review

(Owner reviews that provided specific feedback, weren’t fake and had been published in 2019) 51 high-quality reviews were collected. There were 51 reviews, and 15 of them complained that the Original is too firm. Less than half of participants (only two) reported that the material was soft. Despite subjective opinions regarding firmness, we believe the Original isn’t the best option if you like a softer mattress.

There was no mention of foam releasing volatile organic compounds by those who complained about lingering odors.

Tufts & Needles, Mint

  • Is it recommended? There has been no group testing of the Mint. In our tests at home, the Mint has proven to be good choice in light of its thicker profile and denser foam (as compared to the Original).
  • Who is it for. The Tuft and Needle Mint is suitable for most people, especially side sleepers and those that switch positions constantly. The firmness of the mattress can be a bother for some, especially those who sleep on their backs or stomachs.
  • What it feels like. Soft to medium. It is not soft, but it sinks into you.
  • The things we like. A line of mattresses from TUFF & Needle, the Mint is a triple-layer foam mattress, two inches thicker (making it 12 inches thick), and infused with graphite for cooler sleep. Since Mint is made up of layers of dense foam, it should be as durable as the Original. This will likely last longer than the Original since each layer is 1.8 pounds per cubic foot, the middle layer is 3 pounds, and the top layer is 3.5 pounds.

It has been several weeks since he used the Mint and finds to be quite supportive, and it is more resilient than most foam mattresses (since memory foam is not used), so you will not sink through to the bottom as you would with most all-foam mattresses. By sleeping on the side, Justin has enough pressure solace for comfort. Justin does not feel in danger of falling off of the edge of his mattress.

It is advertised by Tuft and Needle as a cooling mattress, but we are skeptical about whether it is worth the price premium. The temperature in it did not differ much from Justin’s, although it was not particularly warm either. Moreover, if there is no steady airflow, cooling is difficult. The mattress’ return policy is adequate (which you should look into for yourself before making a purchase).

Our dislikes. The Mint mattress proved softer than Justin had expected after few weeks on using it. The thick mattress does not bother Justin that much since one prefers it even though he weighs 185 pounds. There might not be a good fit for those who prefer medium-firm mattresses. There was some softening in the break period, but no sagging has been noticed (although there is some softening depending on the model).

Turf and Needle Mint’s Top Owner Reviews

A total of 25 people reviewed our mattress, and 11 of them mentioned it being too firm, but just one complained that it was that too soft. A medium-to-medium-soft mattress is what Justin prefers since he prefers plush beds. Firmness levels can be highly subjective. Despite being no more than two years old, all the reviews made no mention of deterioration. There are rarely any negative remarks about the cooling of the Mint in reviews. Owner reviews will be collected going forward.

Tuft and Needle Hybrid

A hybrid mattress (comprising coils and foam) will be introduced by Tuft and Needle in 2020, and we are looking ahead to trying it. A layer contains 1,462 nano-coils of 1 inch, and another layer comprises 1,041 coils of 6 inches. A 1 inch memory foam and 1 inch of nanocoils won’t cause the Hybrid to sink too much. Our testing shows that the Tuft and Needle Hybrid that has coil-forward technology compared to most hybrid speakers. This bed may feel more huggable than such mattresses as Tempur-Adapt or Leesa Hybrid.

As compared to the Mints, Tuft and Needle hybrids use less dense foam. In this mattress, Tuft & Needle has added one-inch of memory foam with density of one pound (the only memory foam mattress at Tuft and Needle). A 3-pound polyfoam layer sits on top of the memory foam, followed by a two inch layer of nano coils. Further, the mattress is supported by six inch support structure, another polyfoam layer and an additional layer of polyfoam (as well as a base).

Our hybrid picks have more dense foam on top, so we anticipate it will be easily indented over time, and even more than our Leesa Hybrid. With its coils and layers of high-density polyfoam, the Tuft & Needle mattress should prevent most people from feeling it outright sag. We were unable to identify any emerging trends from the ten best hybrid reviews (ten reviews per vehicle).

Policies Regarding Delivery, Returns, and Warranties

For FedEx Ground delivery in the lower 48 states (the delivery fee for Alaska and Hawaii is $120-$200), Tuft & Needle mattresses are delivered free of charge. A Hybrid, Mint, or Original will be dispatched within 1-5 business days following the purchase of the product. In Chicago, Los Angeles, New York City, Phoenix, Seattle, and San Francisco, same-day courier delivery can also be arranged for $50. Mattresses undergo a 100-night test. Your receipt is required in order for your refund to be processed. After you have donated your mattress to a local charity and submitted a receipt, your money will be refunded. In the absence of local charities accepting lightly used mattresses, we will offer a third-party pickup service. There have been several positive reviews of this brand’s ten-year warranty.