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Back to business

There’s a ‘back to business’ feel in the air the week before the schools go back.  We’re not just thinking of households with school-aged children busily getting children’s feet measured and buying up new lunchboxes. At this time of year as summer’s drawing to an end there’s a noticeable gear change for people as businesses...

Go deep

Go deeper in luxury with a luxurious deep buttoned headboard from Millbrook Beds. At Millbrook Beds we hand make Perfect Sleep staying true to the craftsmanship ideals that have been part of the make up of our family run business for over 70 years. Resulting in a more luxurious bed for more luxurious sleep and,...

Practice makes perfect

The phrase practice makes perfect so effortlessly roll off the tongue, too easily in fact. After all, how many of us have a commitment to practice a skill or an art form day in day out to perfect our abilities?  Our modern world enables us to buy perfection at the click of a button or...

Mix it all together 

...and what do you have? Really and truly, we should never cease to be amazed by what you can do with a handful of simple and natural ingredients when you know what you’re doing. Eggs and sugar become meringue. Flour yeast and water become bread. Butter, sugar and flour become shortbread. When you think about...

Made with respect

Lie back, relax. When you buy a handmade mattress or bed from Millbrook Beds, you buy something that’s been made with respect. Friendly fabrics  Our fabrics and fillings come from sustainable sources, such as cotton grown sustainably in the US and spun here in the U.K. at English Fine Cotton. No nasties We use a...

Bedtime = me-time

How many moments of your day are solely focussed on bringing you comfort? We’re willing to bet there aren’t many. Our lives are generally shaped around work and families and, as such, our days comprise of everything that needs to happen to make both our work lives and our family lives run as smoothly and...

Made for sharing

What’s your favourite sharing menu? Are you a sucker for fully loaded nachos? Can you never resist the appeal of the shared platter of Chinese starters? Or do you like to order unctuously indulgent desserts with two spoons? Sometimes the dishes we enjoy the most are those we share with others. It’s like the joy...

Summers end

Okay, we might not be quite at the end of summer yet but the unmistakable cooling of the weather and fading evening light are the cues that summer’s days are numbered. Thankfully, although the beach days and barbecues may be becoming fewer, there’s still time yet to save with Millbrook Beds in our summer promotion......

Feel your age

Don’t we just love it when friends and family members ascribe our aches and pains to the possibility we’re ‘feeling our age’? If you prefer to turn a blind eye to the ageing process you’re hardly in a minority. After all, who wants to be told they look older or have symptoms of ageing and,...

Dream big

“All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them.” Walt Disney There are many reasons why we give up on our dreams - we’re sure courage is a big factor and other life distractions probably feature quite heavily as well. For instance, do you ever dream of better sleep? With...
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