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Ava Innes Journal

How to Keep Warm At Night This Winter

  Whether you are an ice queen or a winter warrior, staying warm at home is on everyone's mind. We are all looking for ways to keep warm as we face rising energy costs. It is still within living memory that few homes had central heating, relying on open fires,...

Heavy Winter Duvet For Cold Nights

What Duvet Tog is Best for UK Winter?  Choosing a duvet can be a difficult decision as you try to find the best duvet for cold nights. In the UK, tog ratings are used as a guiding reference to identify the different weights available. With cooler days ahead and the...

How to Choose the Best Duvet for You

What is the best duvet? We take a look at the different options for filling, tog and size and just what makes an Ava Innes duvet unique.

Ava Innes Recognised For Sustainable Development in Paris

The concept behind Ava Innes began 6 years ago when Joan Johnston, left the traditional textile industry to create a sustainable product making better use of our natural resources. Passionate about making in the UK and using natural fibres, after many trials, the Ava Innes unique cashmere guard hair and...

Why wool pillows?

Ava Innes wool pillows help you sleep better and this is why. Wool is cool in summer and warm in winter, naturally adjusting by wicking moisture away, so you can sleep better. Wool is recognized for its temperature regulating qualities and is ideal inside a pillow or duvet. Encased in...

Which material is best for bedding?

Most sleep experts would agree that a bed made up with light layers of natural textiles would be recommended, due to their inherent qualities, such as feel, breathability and sustainability.

Graduate Job Vacancy

6 months Contract Part Time -Graduate (within the last 4 years) into work scheme -paid Are you a graduate with a positive attitude willing to learn and can bring your digital and organisational skills to our team, based in Elgin? Ava Innes is the new Scottish luxury brand passionate about...

Can't Sleep At Night?

When we struggle to stay asleep due to temperature fluctuations and night sweats we understandably move around more.   Legs in, Legs out, covers up, covers down, flipping pillows to the cool side, getting up to the loo, open the window, close the window, mind racing, worrying about how little sleep...

Lavender helps you Sleep

Soft sumptuous cashmere lavender pillows helping you to relax.   Did you know that Lavender has been used all over the world for hundreds of years as a therapeutic treatment for ailments including stings, burns, anxiety and as a mild sedative? Recent scientific studies has found evidence to suggest lavenders...

How Can Gardening Help You Relax?

This week 2nd - 8th May is National Gardening week, organized by The Royal Horticultural Society since 2012. This year’s theme is The Joy of Gardening.   As we have been talking about menopause, it seems logical to thinking about the potential benefits of gardening, specifically during peri and menopause, and...

Sleep and the Menopause

During our research into a good night’s sleep, we have noticed specific challenges faced by many women as they reach the ages of 40-50.  The journey from peri-menopause to post-menopause can be so varied from woman to woman, although we are biologically all moving in the same direction, our symptoms and...

Make In UK Day 9th March

Today we celebrate #MadeinUKDay. We proudly make all our products in Scotland and Yorkshire. If you buy one thing today buy something Made in the UK, support small business, jobs, lower carbon footprint and boost the local economy. If everyone bought just one item made in the UK worth £20...

Sleep better | 93% of customers are sleeping better under the Ava Innes luxury duvet

At Ava Innes we strive to provide the best sustainable UK made luxury bedding and sleep accessories, with sleep, cashmere and sustainability at the centre of the brand. We continue to refine our product range ensuring that all products keep within our ethos. We value all feedback which helps guide...

Sustainability + Ava Innes

From the beginning, Ava Innes’s ethos is 'doing good, by doing better” and continues to be the corner stone of every decision we make. What do we mean by this?   It is simply about making conscious choices to do the right thing by people and the planet. Making products that;...

Experts to Demystify the Funding Process at XpoNorth Webinar

Raising additional investment whilst growing a business is an essential skill for any entrepreneur- from outside investors to commercial partners, banks and local authorities, in the current climate, the funding mix has to be more diverse than ever. Having a well thought out business plan can make all the difference-...

Ava Innes Awarded Patent Protection For New Invention

We are delighted to share some very exciting news. Our unique duvets have been recognised as a new invention by the Intellectual Property Office. The Intellectual Property Office have granted Joan Johnston the Patent for the invention of a new type of insulating fill used in our Ava Innes duvets....