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Preventing hypothermia 28th November 2023

Preventing hypothermia

Prevent hypothermia by using passive warming blankets, poncho and hand warmers. Act before it's too late. Used by medical and emergency teams.

Benefits of polycotton fabric 18th October 2023

Benefits of polycotton fabric

What are the benefits of polycotton fabric? Find out why it is a popular choice among medical facilities.

How to wrap a baby in a blanket 6th September 2023

How to wrap a baby in a blanket

Find out how to wrap a baby in a blanket with ease. Benefits, risks and tips. Follow the step by step guide on how to swaddle a baby.

We are attending the National Back Exchange conference 2023 30th August 2023

We are attending the National Back Exchange conference 2023

We are excited to attend the National Back Exchange Conference this September. Will you be there? Come and see us at stand 27!

Interweave scrub ranges 28th July 2023

Interweave scrub ranges

Our range of scrubs has grown to include Kara Edit, a premium range of scrubs designed in the UK. Explore our new premium scrubs section.

Seclusion clothing for secure environments 4th July 2023

Seclusion clothing for secure environments

Gain insight into the Seclusion clothing range, designed for seclusion environments such as mental health facilities. Learn more about anti-ligature clothing.

Hospital to home: preparing for hospital discharge 30th May 2023

Hospital to home: preparing for hospital discharge

Transitioning from hospital to home care might feel scary. We share some products to help you care for yourself at home.

The UK guide to hospital scrubs 5th May 2023

The UK guide to hospital scrubs

How do you identify staff in hospitals? Read the UK guide to hospitals scrubs here.

Choosing fitted bed sheets 25th April 2023

Choosing fitted bed sheets

Choosing the perfect fitted sheets involves a few considerations. Read our fool proof guide to buying new bedding.

Fun design for children’s hospital gowns 31st March 2023

Fun design for children’s hospital gowns

Why are children's hospital gowns colourful? Find out the reason why children's gowns are different to adults.

CO2 reduction in slipper socks manufacturing process 21st February 2023

CO2 reduction in slipper socks manufacturing process

Our contracted mill have embarked on a mission to reduce CO2 emissions during slipper socks production. Find out how this went.

Checklist: Things to pack for overnight hospital stay 10th February 2023

Checklist: Things to pack for overnight hospital stay

Staying in hospital can be scary. We give you some ideas for packing an overnight hospital bag, to help you feel at ease.

Introducing bariatric gripper socks 1st February 2023

Introducing bariatric gripper socks

Find out more about our newest size of slipper socks, the 3XL bariatric size. Learn more about the features and benefits of these non slip socks.

What do other customers buy? Best selling products in 2022 30th January 2023

What do other customers buy? Best selling products in 2022

Wondering what healthcare textile products other people buy? Find out which size & colour they buy, how much they spend and more.

What are hot towels? And why you should use them 18th January 2023

What are hot towels? And why you should use them

What are hot towels? And what are the benefits for the face? Find out more about hot towels and how you can incorporate them into your life.

Understanding towel sizes 12th January 2023

Understanding towel sizes

Find out what size commonly used towels are. We explain the measurements of each type of towel, so you can buy the right towels for you.

How to fold a blanket 13th December 2022

How to fold a blanket

How to fold a blanket for a variety of needs. Folding for storage, decoration and more. Folding techniques to suit you and your requirements.

Fall prevention at Christmas [updated 2022] 6th December 2022

Fall prevention at Christmas [updated 2022]

We revisit our original fall prevention blog post and make it festive! We explore the ways in which Christmas and the festive period can bring about fall dangers.

Keep warm this winter with blankets 17th November 2022

Keep warm this winter with blankets

We give our best blanket recommendations for the cold winter ahead. Find a suitable blanket for you or your facility.

Christmas gifts for family 15th November 2022

Christmas gifts for family

Give the gift of blankets this Christmas. Combat the cold with a variety of high quality blankets.

What is oedema? 31st October 2022

What is oedema?

We take a look at what oedema is, the causes, treatments & more. Find out what is oedema & what you can do to reduce swelling.

Interweave combats Covid19 with 880 free face mask packs 26th September 2022

Interweave combats Covid19 with 880 free face mask packs

We gave away free boxes of 50 face masks with all online orders, giving our customers peace of mind and protection.

What helps with swollen legs in the elderly 6th July 2022

What helps with swollen legs in the elderly

Find out why swollen legs, feet and ankles are more common in the elderly. Learn tips and tricks to understanding how to deal with swelling.

Duvet tog guide 5th July 2022

Duvet tog guide

We explain what the tog rating means for duvets, and how you should choose your next duvet. Find out how warm each tog rating is and when you should change your duvet as the seasons change.

Introducing Orvecare products 30th June 2022

Introducing Orvecare products

Take a look at the new Orvecare products, from patient warming blankets to bariatric multi-movers.

Seclusion range: what is Secure-Tex fabric? 1st June 2022

Seclusion range: what is Secure-Tex fabric?

A look into the seclusion range and Secure-Tex fabric. Explore the products available and the key features of each.

Interweave donates blankets to Ukraine relief 17th March 2022

Interweave donates blankets to Ukraine relief

We outline how we donated items to Ukraine, and the ways in which you can help to. Donating blankets and bedding to refugees and those affected by the conflict.

Compression socks for nurses 11th February 2022

Compression socks for nurses

Understanding the need for compression socks for nurses. The science, the benefits and why nurses should wear them to support their health with long strenuous shifts.

Explore patient comfort products 9th December 2021

Explore patient comfort products

An easy summary of the patient comfort products we have on offer. For any care facility, from hospitals to home care. Take a look at some products to help you care.

How to fold towels for any shelf size: A guide 7th December 2021

How to fold towels for any shelf size: A guide

A visual and descriptive guide on folding towels for a variety of spaces. Storing towels on shelves and wherever you need to can be a difficult task. Choose one of these methods and save yourself some linen space.

Preventing falls at home: A checklist 13th September 2021

Preventing falls at home: A checklist

A checklist for preventing falls at home. Including tips for preventing falls and what to do if you do fall. Read our fall prevention advice.

How to put on anti embolism stockings 2nd September 2021

How to put on anti embolism stockings

A handy visual guide to putting on anti embolism stockings, commonly used to prevent blood clots, and used to patients who are immobile for long periods of time.

A guide to compression socks [infographic] 25th August 2021

A guide to compression socks [infographic]

Buying compression socks for the first time? Helpful guide includes what they do, what size & rating to choose.

The meaning of green: Why do doctors wear green scrubs? 20th August 2021

The meaning of green: Why do doctors wear green scrubs?

A look into why healthcare professionals wear dark green scrubs. Introducing our new Hunter Green scrubs range.

Why should you wear turquoise scrubs? 17th August 2021

Why should you wear turquoise scrubs?

Take a look at why turquoise scrubs are a popular choice among healthcare professionals, and why you should choose turquoise for your next scrub set!

What do compression socks do? 12th July 2021

What do compression socks do?

Understanding compression socks. Read our quick and easy article explaining the features of compression socks, who needs them and how to wear them. Furthermore, where you can purchase them.

Hospital bed sheets 13th May 2021

Hospital bed sheets

Where to buy hospital sheets is a commonly asked question, we have collated our bed sheet options which are used in hospitals to help you find the right bed sheet for you.

Pillow menu 19th March 2021

Pillow menu

Providing patients with a comfortable bed to sleep in can ease anxieties. Check our helpful pillow menu guide for hospitals & care homes to choose appropriate pillows for patients.

Covid shielding caused increase in elderly people falling 12th October 2020

Covid shielding caused increase in elderly people falling

NHS hospitals are saying that there’s been an increase in “falls patients” in recent weeks. The majority of these patients are elderly falling at home, whilst shielding from Covid-19.

Focus on the Dignity Gown 16th September 2020

Focus on the Dignity Gown

We designed the Dignity Gown to help healthcare providers offer dignity in patient care. Find out how this gown was developed with help from nursing staff.

All about weighted blankets 18th February 2020

All about weighted blankets

A weighted blanket is a blanket with evenly spread weights built in, to be used when lying down to help improve sleep. Scientific studies have found that the evenly applied pressure provided by a weighted blanket relaxes the body enough - increasing serotonin to help the person fall asleep.

Pallet wrapping innovations reduce plastic use 13th February 2020

Pallet wrapping innovations reduce plastic use

Pallet wrapping is important, it ensures that customers receive goods in perfect condition. But we were using too much plastic.

Well-designed hospital gowns – a game changer? 6th February 2020

Well-designed hospital gowns – a game changer?

Inspired by concerns raised by an NHS Consultant, we explore what patients and medical staff think of hospital gowns. Is the old draughty gown past it’s sell by date?

Don’t slip up! Buy the right non-slip socks 18th July 2019

Don’t slip up! Buy the right non-slip socks

Investigation into the top 3 best selling non slip hospital socks uk suppliers. This article compares the styles, the fits and the stickiness of each non slip sock.

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