May 2011 Issue
Did you know ??
… that wool is the most hydrophilic of all natural fibres. That means it is able to absorb moisture. Each wool fibre can absorb up to 30% of its own weight in moisture without feeling damp. Comparatively, cotton absorbs 8% and some synthetic fibres as low as 2 %.
The Gift of Wool Keeps on Giving
Wool is the perfect choice for natural, healthy bedding. It regulates temperature, controls and expels moisture and acts as a natural fire retardant. This last quality allows for Dormio’s mattresses to pass fire regulations without harmful chemicals. Wool can sometimes seem magical. Under the same wool duvet, it can warm a cold body and simultaneously cool a warm one. Two bodies, two effects, one duvet. Magical!
A comparison of wool with competitive products
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What is Pima cotton ?
Pima cotton is the name for extra-long staple (ELS) cotton grown in the U.S., Australia, Peru and in very limited production in a few other locations around the world. Read More
A good pillow can be just as important as a good mattress in ensuring a restful night’s sleep. There are few other products that you spend as much time with as the pillow. Read More
What is the Dormio Gold Collection Made Of ??
Latex rubber cushioning was invented in 1928. Latex Gold has been researched and processed in New Zealand since 1953. Read More
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