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What is polycotton?

Polycotton is a versatile fabric made from the amalgamation of polyester and cotton. When combined these two material types are particularly perfect for making household textiles such as duvet covers, bedsheets, pillowcases, curtains, tablecloths and much more. What are the key advantages of a polycotton duvet cover?Mixing polyester and cotton gives consumers the ‘best of both worlds’ in terms of features and advantages. The man-made polyester fabric is woven with natural cotton to create a hybrid that is durable, lightweight, and soft as well as being breathable and moisture-absorbant.  The choice of fabric designs for a large single duvet is vast. here are just a few from the long single bedding collection. If you are looking for large single duvet...

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Sleep Mask Benefits - All your questions answered

We didn't want to design a sleep mask with the same Momme weight as those currently on the market. Why? Because The Big Little Duvet design team insist on taking quality a step further. Our sleep mask is made with 32 Momme silk. The higher the Momme, the more premium the silk.You won't find a sleep mask with a more pure or higher momme silk on the UK market.

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Bedtime Ritual For Better Sleep

There are many ways to enhance your sleep and fragrance is one   " Fill the room with soothing fragrances" - Sleep Foundation 36% of UK adults struggle to get to sleep at least on a weekly basis; Nearly half of the UK have trouble falling asleep at least once a month. That’s a lot of sleepless nights! Whether you have the occasional night of bad sleep or chronic sleep issues, sleep scents promote relaxation helping you to gently drift off to sleep. How scents can affect sleep Fragrances can reduce stress and anxiety which in turn helps you sleep better. However, it’s important to choose the right scents to help you sleep. Some scents such as citrus have an...

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Guide to Buying Duvet Covers

Single Duvet Covers - Bed covers for extra long single mattresses and the perfect fit for extra long single duvets because size matters when it comes to getting a great night's sleep Once you have chosen your duvet you can begin to create the bedroom of your dreams. Buying a new duvet cover set can transform your bedroom from dreary to dramatic, from bland to beautiful or from ordinary to opulent. So whether you fancy a seasonal refresh or a total style makeover of your bedroom be sure to choose a colour and design of bedding that you'll fall in love with every night. Where to begin?  Go vibrant and bold with the latest Scandinavian bed linen designs in 50/50...

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University Life and Student Accomodation

Life as a first-time student at university It's what you have been waiting for, the most exciting time of your life to date. Starting uni means finally moving out of your family home and into student accommodation. You wave "Goodbye" to your families for the first time even though you'll go back to see them a lot. Although the prospect of fending for yourself, or even feeding yourself might seem a little daunting, it’s time to start your adventure as a university student. Moving away from home, living in halls and sometimes eating noodles for dinner, are all part of the experience. Your family home will always be there but your student accommodation will be your new ‘home’.  Halls of residence...

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