Here’s why our fabric packaging is important to us. We have spent a lot of time this year developing our beautiful new organic cotton ranges, which launched a few weeks ago. We knew our new ranges were luxurious, beautiful and incredibly cosy. We knew they have been made in the right way as strict environmental […]
We are becoming increasingly conscious that we need our clothes and other textiles such as bed linen to last longer, so knowing how to care for your bedding is key to achieving this. Whilst our organic cotton bed linen is designed to feel better with age, it is still important to properly care for your […]
What’s in a number? The truth about thread count is that a high thread count does not mean a better-quality sheet. It is not a measure of quality. Read on to understand why. When Linen Quarter first started out, we quickly realised that the information needed to make an informed choice as to what bed linen to […]
We are increasingly becoming more conscious about what goes into our bodies, shopping for organic produce and being careful about what we eat. But what about the clothes we wear and the sheets we sleep in? Conventionally grown cotton uses more insecticides and pesticides than any other crop in the world. Its production is toxic, […]
Britain is set to see the hottest temperatures of the year so far with temperatures of at least 30C expected later this week as the Saharan Bubble heatwave hits. We complain when it’s too cold, and we complain when it’s too hot. Personally, I think heat is harder to bear, as it is more challenging to cool yourself down than it is to heat yourself up.
Sleep. We all do it, and it’s something some of us do better than others. A good night’s sleep is important for your health and well-being. When we don’t sleep well, it can contribute to a range of problems including depression and anxiety. It’s even been linked to weight gain. Yet it’s something many of us struggle with. Fortunately, simple steps can be taken, which will increase your chances of getting a good night’s sleep.
As we move from spring towards the summer, the warmer nights can take their toll on your quality of sleep. If you have noticed this, it is time to get your bed summer ready. If you have not yet suffered this, it’s likely you soon will as the days and nights get warmer.
Here are 4 easy ways to get your bed summer ready and ensure you have a great night’s sleep in the warmer months ahead.
What is percale weave bedding? What is sateen? Bed linen descriptions can leave you feeling very confused. What is the difference? What will suit me best? This week we are looking at percale weave, how it’s made, how it feels and how to know if it’s for you.
Descriptions for bed linen are confusing. Sateen weave? Percale weave? Which one will suit you best? Sateen weave is often described as a “favourite old t-shirt”, compared to percale’s “crisply ironed shirt.” This is a great way to describe the difference. This week we are looking at sateen weave bedding, how it’s made, how it feels and how to know if it’s for you.