Spring Cleaning | Tips on Refreshing Your Room for Spring

With new health concerns circulating and the clocks having turned back for daylight savings, now is the time to start thinking about spring cleaning. But we’re not just talking about vacuuming behind the couch. Unlike a regular deep clean, spring cleaning involves getting down and dirty throughout the entire home—including the most important place—the bedroom.Where to StartIf you suffer...

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How to Sleep When Everything is Weird

In case your social media feeds, news apps, and coworkers haven’t reminded you in a few minutes—things are weird right now. What the world is experiencing is unprecedented, and in the face of uncertainty there’s one thing that’s almost guaranteed to suffer: your sleep. It can feel impossible to shut your brain off at night. Or balance your nighttime sleep with your depression naps. Or get bac...

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We Asked Our Remote Team Members How to Survive Working From Home

A lot of us are rolling into our second or third week working from home full time and we’re learning what does and doesn’t work for us day by day. At first it was kind of fun—laughing at custom Zoom backgrounds, rolling straight out of bed to Monday morning stand ups, cracking into a White Claw as you wrap your last call—and not a moment before, of course. We’ve lost track of where our pant...

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Why You Shouldn’t Use Our Products For Work

It’s Monday morning, and my alarm is going off. And by my alarm, I mean my seven month old babbling to herself over a baby monitor. A week and a half ago, I would have been up, showered, and halfway into my 50-mile commute (I know, but hey, I get to listen to so many podcasts!) by the time she starts coming to, and my husband gets her up for the day and off to daycare. But things have changed q...

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A note from Tuft & Needle

The safety of our employees, customers, and community is our #1 priority.Much of what is transpiring in the world right now feels like a bad dream, one that we all hope ends soon. As a team, we’re focused on doing our part to help limit the spread of COVID-19.Today we made the very difficult, but necessary, decision to close our Tuft & Needle stores. Our hope is to reopen the stores i...

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What is pillow talk?

Forget early aughts rom-coms and awkward innuendo. Pillow talk is about more than sex. In fact, pillow talk doesn’t need to involve anything physical at all. Intrigued? Read on to find out how a little small talk can lead to real intimacy in the bedroom, whether it’s emotional, physical, or just plain love. What is pillow talk?Most people like to think of pillow talk as the uncomfortable co...

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The Big Quiet Visits Tuft & Needle

The Big Quiet is a mass meditation movement that gathers thousands of people for large-scale moments of quiet, connection and special performances at some of the most iconic places in the world.Right off the bat, the concept of The Big Quiet is appealing to not only those who practice mindfulness, but really, anyone. It’s even attracted the interest of Oprah Winfrey (as though there were anot...

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Your Worst #SleeplessDecisions of 2019

Late last year, we worked with comedian Neal Brennan to recap some of the decisions America could (and should) have slept on over the past year. From bad chicken sandwich inventory planning to Area 51 “raids,” there were a lot of things we maybe should have… not. This got us thinking—what #SleeplessDecisions are our Twitter followers making?Here’s a round up of our favorite portraits of sleep...

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Sleep Technology over the Decade

From the rise of influencers to the explosion of wellness fads, a lot has changed in sleep technology over the last decade. But it’s not just dairy alternatives and 12-step skin care routines we have to be thankful for. Along with rising trends toward healthy living, there’s a new appreciation for a good night’s sleep, and the tools you need to achieve it. Throughout the decade, CEOs and sh...

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5 New Year’s Restolutions to make in 2020

2020 feels like it should be your biggest year ever, right? Something about a fresh decade feels more significant. So why not commit to 5 simple habits for better sleep to kick 2020 off with a snooze?1. Set a bedtime.We know, it sounds juvenile, but your mom knew best after all. Studies show that creating regular sleep patterns not only help you get better sleep, but can also lowe...

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