Essential oils have made their way into mainstream medicine and are generally viewed as a welcomed addition to integrative medicine. Recorded history is fraught with reference to essential oils' medicinal properties, which is supported by many different cultures across the globe.
Weighted blankets are used as a deep pressure stimulation (DPS) home therapy to improve sleep quality, among other health benefits. Research indicates that people respond positively to certain types of touch like casual hugs or perhaps a gentle but firm massage.
Be cozy year-round. The Thula Tula Mali Mud Cloth Blanket keeps you warm and covered. It’s perfect for wintertime snuggling, making it the ultimate lifestyle blanket. And looks great in every room of your house.
Your bed is your recharging station as it provides you with the restful sleep you need on a nightly basis. How you dress your bed determines the quality of your sleep; the better your sleep environment, the more relaxed and enjoyable your sleep will be.
The majority of Merino sheep are bred and farmed for their wool which is a sustainable farming practice. But not all Merino sheep are bred purely for their wool. Find out more about why this breed has the perfect wool for making blanket.
Interestingly, because the hair of some domesticated animals closely resembles wool, they are generally referred to and accepted as wool. Hair comes from domestic animals like goats, alpaca, rabbits, and camels, while wool comes solely from sheep.
Kuba Cloth has long been blessed with the creative and artistic excellence of its different people. Kuba cloth is unique to the artistic Kuba people, one of the many tribes that made up the Kuba kingdom, which flourished between the Kasai and Sankuru rivers in the DRC (Democratic Republic of Congo)
Blankets are an integral part of life. From royalty right down to the destitute, every person needs thewarmth that blankets provide. In Sotho the national language there is a sayingKobo Ke Bophelowhich mean the blanket is life.
The Ghana Kente cloth is steeped in tradition and history. Each color used to weave authentic kente cloth has a universal meaning, while the designs reflect the Asante ethos that pronounces righteous or virtuous values.
Exercise and eating healthy food are only half of the equation to being able to function normally from day to day. What everyone needs to complete the equation is quality sleep. See how you can do that with these awesome sleep accessories.
The origins of the African Mudclothcan be traced back to the 12th century where it was first created in Mali, a North African country in the Sahara Desert region. learn more about this fascinating fabric.
Men and women of the Basotho nation wear their blankets differently, but this does not alter the significance of the blanket itself. Learn everything you need to know about this uniquely African blanket and its cultural significance.
This meaningful blanket will gently transport her to the other side of the world even if she’s just armchair traveling with it and a good book. Designed by African artists and sustainably and ethically crafted in South Africa where it empowers underserved communities with well-paid jobs
Picture this: a big huge blanket sprawled across the sand, golden evening light, your favorite person snuggled up beside you, a picnic basket filled with goodies, a bottle of wine, and a few comfy pillows to lean back on after the sun has dipped below the horizon. It’s warm enough for shorts, but you need a sweater at night. In a word: perfect.
Every romantic comedy inevitably has a picnic scene, because they are inherently romantic. Nothing else says new love quite like laying out ablanket in a beautiful location and opening up a wicker picnic basket full of snacks to indulge in.
Find the 10 best places in California to snuggle up and watch the sunset. California is known for sunny weather, incredible wine, and spectacular national parks such as Yosemite. However, California is also the sunset capital of the world (okay we made that up)
It’s January and that means brrr it’s cold outside! Even in Southern California where Thula Tula calls home, it’s a chilly 45 degrees today and the nearby mountains are being hammered with snow. If you are anything like me, then you spend your days at home wrapped up in a blanketpreferably a wearable blanket.
You can never have too many blankets. They are the perfect gift because they always fit, people always love them, and they also double as home décor. Perfect first home gift, perfect wedding gift, perfect moving gift, perfect birthday gift, perfect baby gift, you get the idea!
Wool is a natural fiber that’s breathable, odor-resistant, moisture-wicking, and fire-resistant. Combine all these features and wool makes the perfect fabric for a camping blanket. Another awesome thing about wool is that it’s somewhat self-cleaning.
Homes have evolved so much in the last year. Nowadays home is more than a place to sleep, people want their homes to be comfortable and functional. In my own small house, we had to get creative with our use of space once we realized there would be 3 kids doing virtual school and two parents working from home.
The ultimate camping blanket The Basotho blanket is a natural camping blanket. For over a century it has been used by the Basotho people of Lesotho in the wind swept mountains. It has kept them warm and cozy for over century and will make the perfect camping blanket for your next camping trip.
According to transcripts, the Basotho Blanket was originally gifted to King Moshoeshoe I, who ruled Lesotho from 1822–1870 by a British man known only as "Mr. Howell" in the mid to late 19th century, these blankets quickly gained enormous popularity in the Lesotho region and were used by herdsmen and royalty alike
Everyone's familiar with using a yoga mat to do yoga, but have you ever tried using a yoga blanket? You can layer one of our blankets or throws on top of your mat to add warmth and grip for your feet, you can wrap yourself up in a blanket during Savasana, or you can use it as a prop during tough poses.
Messy little hands happen so one of the most common questions we get is “how do I clean my wool blanket?” We know wool can seem like a high-maintenance fabric, but we are here to set the record straight - wool is incredibly easy to care for and only takes a little bit of extra effort to wash.
What is the difference between a blanket and a throw? We get this question a lot. You may be familiar with what a throw is, however, you may not know they have different meanings in different contexts.