The History of Silk

The history of silk- Smartsilk

SIlk has been used for thousands of years by people all over the world for a wide variety of things. Before it becomes the delicate and soft silk bedding you adore, silk, in its purest form, is a natural protein fibre produced by silkworms. In this blog, we’re going to break down the intriguing history and the secrets behind the production of one of the most luxurious textiles available.

5 Tips to Help You Get Better Sleep

Woman happily waking up after a good night’s sleep

Various health experts agree that sleep plays a vital role in maintaining a person’s overall health and well-being. Unknown to some, there’s even a dedicated branch of study for it known as Sleep Science. However, the number of hours of sleep you get each night isn’t the only point of consideration when it comes to benefiting from sleep. What matters even more is the quality of sleep that you get.

Prepping Your Home for Allergy Season

Woman suffering from seasonal allergies

Springtime brings a variety of things to look forward to: sunshine, warmer weather, playtime outdoors. However, one of the few things that could dampen the mood is, you guessed it, pesky seasonal allergies. Dreaded hay fever is triggered mainly by pollens released during late winter or early spring. It can also be triggered during the summer or fall, particularly by ragweed pollen.