When our owners, Dick and Pauline Beijen, founded Devon Duvets, they were living on a smallholding on Dartmoor, having given up their busy international careers to lead a more sustainable lifestyle.
Posted: August 11, 2022Categories: Our Story
Posted: May 03, 2022Categories: Wool Wellbeing, Sleep Stories
As the lyrics in Bob Dylan’s song states “Times, they are a changing” and throughout time, our sleep patterns have also changed. Historical research shows that there is a huge amount of evidence that people in Western societies used to sleep in two phases (biphasic); known as ‘first sleep’ and ‘second sleep’.
Posted: August 23, 2019Categories: Mattress Toppers
A mattress topper sits on top of your mattress to give an extra layer of comfort. It is thicker than a mattress protector and can also prolong the life of your mattress as they are easier to keep clean than a mattress.
Posted: July 19, 2019Categories: Wool Wellbeing
In today’s busy and full-on world, there is an increasing number of people who struggle to get a good night’s sleep. According to a report from the Mental Health Foundation, up to a third of adults in the UK suffer from insomnia, either in the short term or for longer. It is no surprise, therefore, that results from a recent survey show that 95% of those with insomnia have difficulty in staying awake during daylight hours, ultimately impacting on their work and personal life.
Posted: July 11, 2019Categories: Our Story
A mattress protector is an item of removable bedding that sits on top of your mattress. It provides a layer of protection for the mattress in case of accidents or spills - and it’s worth bearing in mind that some mattress warranties are voided should the mattress become stained. The other benefit is that a mattress protector can help those that suffer from allergies and, in particular, those susceptible to allergens caused by dust mites.
Posted: May 17, 2019Categories: Our Planet, Botanic
Excited to launch our new Botanic Range, a fully plant based collection of ethical duvets. Registered by the Vegan Society. Full Press Release here
Posted: May 07, 2019Categories: Awards
We are very proud that our Lightweight wool duvet has been chosen by The Independent as their BEST summer duvet for 2019. BEST SUMMER DUVET
Posted: March 20, 2019Categories: Sleep Stories
A quote by Michael Caines from the beautiful Lympstone Manor (pictured above).
“Our rooms and suites at Lympstone Manor have been designed with luxury for the 21st century in mind. Devon Duvets are not only luxurious but they are naturally temperature regulating ensuring each of our guests get the perfect ‘sleep experience’ throughout the year. "