Monthly Archives: May 2011

Not getting enough sleep

Lack of sleep can contribute to weight gain, though experts aren’t exactly sure why. A recent study found that women who slept 5 hours a night were more likely to gain weight than women who slept 7 hours a night.

Some studies have shown that losing sleep could affect metabolism by making you feel hungry, even if you’re not. Sleep deprivation may affect the secretion of cortisol, one of [...]  read more

Only 2 Days left…

Only 2 days left and then the gold mattresses go back to regular price.

Save up to 50%

Check out these prices on the slumber Land. Twin at $999, Double or Queen for $1499 and King for $1999.

The Gold collection is constructed to provide each sleeper with supreme comfort, long-lasting support to provide correct natural body alignment, and healthy natural materials.

The Basic Components, 100% [...]  read more

Getting Better

We’re trying to get even better……

Certain types of natural or organic bedding products are just hard to find.

Our sheet selection is going from just one type to over ten. Whether it’s organic cotton or natural bamboo bedding that you are looking for, we offer both in many different colours.

Your bed should be the best place on earth. There’s nothing better than snuggling [...]  read more

Dormio Slumber Land Mattress…for a deeper and healthier sleep

This sale is coming to an end on May 31st

This is a great time to replace your kid’s bed with something more natural and something more comfortable.

The natural latex core stays naturally clean and unlike petroleum based foam mattresses, latex doesn’t break down. This is the only mattress you’ll ever have to buy for them.

The Dormio Slumber Land mattress is available in firm, medium [...]  read more

Dust Mites Up Close and Personal

The dust mite, a cosmopolitan guest in a human habitation. Dust mites feed on organic detritus such as flakes of shed human skin and flourish in the stable environment of dwellings. Dust mites are a common cause of asthma and allergic symptoms worldwide. The mite’s gut contains potent digestive enzymes that persists in their feces and are major inducers of allergic reactions such as wheezing. [...]  read more

Maybe the obvious?

Here at Dormio we’re big fans of wool bedding. Most of our items have a good amount of wool content.

Did you know that wool is also very popular with cross country skiers?

The most popular material for cross-country skiing is a layer of wool. Wool is a traditional favourite because it’s natural, durable and keeps you warm even when wet.

Wool garments help keep you dry and warm by pulling [...]  read more

Very Time Sensitive Offer

Very Time sensitive offer

This sale will not be repeated this year

good ’til Tuesday May 31st

We’ve put together what we call “wool comfort package

It consists of a Natura classic comfort wool topper, a Natura classic all season wool duvet and Natura cloud wool pillow.

The Natura Classic Comfort Mattress Topper invites an easier drift to dreamland. A layer of [...]  read more

Sweating at night

Night sweats are episodes of night time sweating that soak your nightclothes or bedding even when your bedroom isn’t excessively hot.  Night sweats are a common problem many people experience from time to time. Although uncomfortable, night sweats typically aren’t a sign of a medical problem.

Regardless of the reason, sweating at night is tied to one specific trigger.  This information [...]  read more

The Outstanding Attributes of Latex Gold

No unnecessary fillers or additives are added so that the intrinsic green strength of natural latex is maintained. Some Latex can contain up to 30% inert fillers (eg. clay, calcium carbonate) to reduce the production costs – at the expense of quality, durability and sleeping comfort.

Right through mini pin-core cavitied mono-block without lamination or building, [...]  read more

Latex Gold

Latex Gold is made from 100% natural rubber extracted from the Hevea Brasiliensis tree, a renewable resource grown in Malaysia. Latex Gold rubber is manufactured in New Zealand by New Zealand Foam Latex, a company specializing in rubber manufacturing and research since 1910.

Some manufacturers using the”talalay” process use a very different component. They use synthetic rubber (unnatural [...]  read more