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Discover Lujo Home who provide a range of ethically sourced homewares that will add not only personality to your home but also comfort. For this week only, receive 20% off the entire range on the Myer Market. Why not discover our top 3 selected materials to try out below or shop the entire range.
Bamboo is one of the most desirable fibre’s on the market as it has multiple benefits.
They are often preferred due to their softness, extra comfort and antibacterial properties. It also repels bugs, mould, and allergens.
Bamboo fibre is a great alternative to man-made fibres such as nylon and polyester. This fabric is breathable and can make extremely soft blankets. It is highly absorbent too. Many features make bamboo blankets a great environmentally friendly option. It is a naturally growing sustainable plant. It is the fastest growing plant in the world. It does not require pesticides to grow. Bamboo gives 40% extra oxygen and removes harmful chemicals from the air.
Mulberry silk is a natural heat regulator, it helps to maintain the air around you when you sleep with a silk duvet. Being at a comfortable temperature allows for a deeper sleep. Silk does not conduct heat or static electricity, so it helps to maintain the correct body temperature for you. Although heat is retained during cold temperatures, it does not get trapped under a silk duvet or blanket, allowing you to stay cool in the summer and warm in the winter.
Sleeping on silk, your skin stays more hydrated, as it is less likely to absorb the natural moisture from your face and hair, unlike other fibre’s like cotton. Better hydration means clearer and healthier skin. Silk is also naturally Hypoallergenic. For asthma and allergy sufferers, there are many triggers such as chemicals and common indoor allergens which can aggravate both diseases.
Silk is also great for your hair and can help prevent thinning. Although Cotton can feel soft to your skin, its weave can actually grip and tug at your hair, causing damage and breakage. Not only can you wake up more refreshed in the morning but your silk pillowcase can lessen the issue with knotted hair and split ends. Silk can also lessen the dehydration of your hair, giving it a shinier appearance and decreasing the chance of waking with greasy Hair.
Royal alpaca classifications only happen in the Peru Andean regions (and some in nearby Bolivia) These classifications are done by hand, by artisans who select the finest alpaca fibre between both breeds of Alpaca (Suri and Huacaya). This Alpaca fibre selection is impossible to be done in any other part of the World.
By purchasing our throw rugs, you are helping to support many Andean highland families which live below the poverty line. Our manufacturer purchases the Alpaca fibre directly from these families at a fair-trade price and processes the beginning to end product. Yarn is not purchased from the oligopoly company players in Peru unlike other products on the market.
Alpaca throw blankets are more than those things that you curl up while you are binge-watching something on television. Alpaca throw blankets are the perfect accessory for any room. They can add pops of colour and design while also creating warmth in any space.