Category Archives: Organic Cotton

10 reasons to buy organic bedding

organic bedding

Here are 10 great reasons to buy organic cotton bedding. This can equally apply to the clothes you buy, as well as home textiles such as bed linen. We only sell organic bedding – here’s why. Here are 10 great reasons to buy organic cotton. Our organic bed linen is made from the finest natural […]

What is sateen weave bedding, and is it for me?

sateen

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.

Linen Quarter – a little bit about us

About us

We would like to take the opportunity to introduce our small business, Linen Quarter. A husband and wife team, we launched Linen Quarter in October 2018. This blog post gives you information on why we launched, why our first collection is The Organic Collection and what our business ethos is. It’s not all about the business. Sara reveals some her guilty pleasure and give some information about their recent house renovations.

What’s the difference between an Oxford and a standard Housewife pillow case?

Pillow case

We have put so much love and care into developing our pillowcases, to ensure you have the softest most luxurious sleep. But what is an Oxford pillowcase? How does this compare with the standard (and poorly named) ‘Housewife’ pillowcase?

Why you need to know about GOTS organic cotton: it’s safe, kind & fair

GOTS

Consumer habits are changing Increasingly, people are obsessing with what goes into their bodies, shopping for organic produce such as free-range eggs, organic vegetables, going gluten free and participating in Veganuary. But what about the clothes we wear and the sheets we sleep in? Conventionally grown cotton uses more insecticides and pesticides than any other […]

Out with the old, in with the new

new bedding

Dear old bed linen It’s not you, it’s me. We’re just not compatible any more. We want different things out of life. I’ll remember the good times we had fondly. I hope you won’t think too badly of me. We’ve been together too long We’ve spent almost every night together for a long time now. […]

10 ways to luxe up your guest bedroom for Christmas

guest bedroom

Would you consider your guest bedroom to be luxurious? Is it as cosy and as well thought out as your master bedroom? Most will answer “probably not.” With Christmas Eve just two weeks away now (eek – how did that happen?), it is probably time to start thinking about how to prepare your guest bedroom […]

10 tips to make your home cosy for winter

cosy home

Add some warmth to your home throughout the colder months by creating a cosy home Sitting in front of a crackling fire on a cold winter’s evening spells pure relaxation and cosy comfort. The days get shorter and shorter, the hours before bedtime seem to stretch out, and it becomes increasingly more difficult to get […]