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And one final thing…

How do you like to spend your last moments of the day? Do you like to fall asleep to the familiarity of your favourite tv programme? Perhaps you end the day with sex? Maybe you zone out by reading, or perhaps you like to jot notes and reminders to help settle your mind? Are you...

Your vision 

There’s few things more satisfying than seeing your vision brought to life Everyone’s vision of #perfectsleep can look quite different. To one person, #perfectsleep is an extra large firm bed, to the next person it’s a smaller soft and cosy bed; there’s many factors that influence what makes a mattress and bed right for you. ...

Spring colour

There’s few things we crave in nature like we do the warmth and colours of Springtime. The fresh colours of spring as new life springs up from the ground is both mesmeric and energising in its effect on us. Wouldn’t it be great to bottle that feeling of newness and optimism for cold winter mornings......

Average Joes

It's funny how some people have a default setting to drive in the middle lane; perhaps the lane-changing discipline of motorway driving feels unnatural, so they stick in the middle and play for averages. Whatever it is, it doesn't seem to occur to them to also use the inside and outside lanes as appropriate to...

Small and interesting 

Small bedrooms don’t need to be uninteresting bedrooms, but it’s not surprising people have that impression. It’s all because, once upon a time, there were a set of rules for designing smaller rooms which went along the lines of: Thou shalt only paint small bedrooms white or light colours. Thou shalt choose minimalist decor for...

Viva Las Vegas

This week we are tremendously proud to be making our debut at the Las Vegas Market, presenting our new collection of handmade English beds with our partners Eclipse International. To make sure you get the best market experience, book a one to one appointment with one of our Eclipse International sales representatives and visit us...

Fuelled by nature

The positive effects of natural products for our health and diet are well recognised. But we don't always tend to make the same association between natural products and positive sleep.  At Millbrook Beds, we think this association should matter a lot. Carefully selected, fine natural materials are a huge factor in what makes a handmade...

National Stress Awareness Month

Stress is a word that we use casually these days. It’s a word that gets bandied around and used to describe even a momentary struggle or disagreement. But trivialising stress and the damaging impact it can have on us and our relationships is unwise; the underlying health impact of prolonged stress has given it a...

A positive cycle

2020 was a year that changed things for good, but it shouldn’t go overlooked that it was a year in which people also made good changes. Stepping away from the normal cycle of their lives, it was a year A LOT of people dusted off their bikes and rediscovered a love of cycling - and...

All rise

What gets you on your feet with excitement these days? Maybe it takes for some sunshine, perhaps that Friday feeling, or maybe just the thought of being days away from our first level of outdoor social gatherings? For us, launching our new venture with American bedding maker Eclipse International has had us firmly on our...