What is a Panel Bed?

Read the words “panel bed” and the first thing that comes to mind is a 1960s cabin in the woods, but panel beds actually encompass a lot more than your grandmother’s vintage headboard. If you’re curious about different types of sleep setups, or simply looking to incorporate a boxspring into your bedroom, read on. We’ve got the down low on panel beds, platform beds, and box springs, and can help...

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A World Without Reviews

Welcome to the review world—a mix of confusion, frustration, and, sometimes, misinformation. From this mix, there’s come a slew of industry leaders, touting the most thoroughly vetted, true reviews possible. Companies all across the web have rolled out verified-purchaser badges and have identified incentive-based and/or free product reviews, so does it all appear to be fixed? Yes? No. That ...

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What is a Bed Sham?

We’re all familiar with pillow cases, but have you heard of bed shams? If you’re thinking that a bed sham is some kind of outdated linen you’re mistaken. Curious to learn more? Read on for our guide to bed shams and all things decorative in the bedroom. What is a bed sham?Put simply, a bed sham is a decorative pillow case meant to add character to your standard sleep setup. Often bed sh...

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What is a futon?

From blow up mattresses, to pull-out couches, to trundle beds, there are a lot of options when it comes to temporary sleeping arrangements—but none quite compare to the futon. But what exactly is a futon, and how is it different from a regular bed?What is a Futon?Put simply, a futon is a type of convertible couch that you can fold or slide out to form a bed in the evenings. Futons are t...

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Phoenix Start Up Week | The Five Things to Know About Your Sixth Year

In support of our local start up community, we put together a list of the five lessons we learned when we hit our sixth year in business. Check out the excerpt and head on over to Phoenix Start Up Week's blog to read the rest.If you’ve ever been brave enough to share your amazing new business idea with a friend or family member, you’ve undoubtedly been met with a hesitant head tilt and the ...

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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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Meet Your Mattress Soulmate

Whether you've got a hot date lined up, or celebrating singledom, Valentine's Day can be a lot of pressure. That’s why we’re trading expensive flowers and fancy restaurants for a new kind of eros that you don’t need to leave the house for. That’s right—we’re talking about mattresses. But this isn’t just about staying in bed. It’s about finding your mattress soulmate, the kind you want to cozy u...

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What is Tencel?

There are a lot of buzzworthy brands to keep up with when it comes to sustainability, but most of them don’t live up to the hype. After all, consuming sustainably is still consuming, and it’s hard to feel good about any products when even our recycling often ends up in the landfill. At the same time, making the right choices as a consumer is one good thing we can do for the environment, and now...

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How to Wash a Wool Blanket

When it comes to how to wash a wool blanket, it can seem like a high maintenance product, but you just need the right tools and a little prep.Nothing beats snuggling up with a heavy wool blanket during the cool winter months. Not only do wool blankets provide extra warmth thanks to their thick fibers, but they’re also durable enough to last a lifetime, as long as you treat them right. Ever ...

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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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You’re Invited to our Grand Opening!

Hey, Glendale!We're coming to The Americana at Brand and we can't wait to see you. Our eighth store is celebrating their grand opening with Mobar & Co. Coffee, free pillows, and plenty of Zzz's.Come check us out! Date: Saturday, Feb 1Time: 10am - 8pmLocation: 230 S Grand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91204 (We're next to the Warby Parker!) Grab a coffee on us un...

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