Rustic decor ideas for 2017

Rustic decor ideas Here at Bamboo & Coconut we really like rustic décor, in this article we will be looking at our favorite rustic furniture and lighting ideas. Rustic, farmhouse and industrial décor themes are growing in popularity every day; you can transform a whole house or apartment into something different. There are two ways…

Coconut water

An interesting video about the benefits of drinking fresh coconut water.

All about bamboo fabric

Bamboo fabric I found this video the other day and I thought I would share it with you. This video is very informal and I learned a lot about how you make bamboo fabric from the bamboo plants. Hope you enjoy it…

A review of bamboo sheets

Bamboo sheets Does anything feel better than climbing into a bed with new sheets? Well, maybe one thing. A bed covered in bamboo sheets. Yes, you read that right, bamboo sheets. These trendy new sheets are twice as soft as cotton. Even more comfortable to sleep on than a high thread count, Egyptian cotton and…

Why you should try bamboo sheets!

Why you should try bamboo sheets! Here at Bamboo & Coconut we have been experimenting with different types of bedsheets to see which are the most comfortable and the coolest for hot nights. We previously did a bamboo v cotton test to see which fabric was the best for absorbency, softness and overall quality. Our…

The benefits of coconut oil

Coconut oil What are the benefits of coconut oil? Today I’m going to look at why coconut oil is one of the healthiest foods in the world. There have been over 1500 scientific studies proving how healthy coconut oil is, so let’s look at the facts… The secret to this fruits health benefits is the…

A comparison review of bamboo vs cotton

Bamboo vs cotton We are going to do a comparison review of bamboo and cotton today to see what the main differences are between the two. Bamboo and cotton have been used for clothing and bedding for hundreds of years, but only recently has bamboo been gaining in popularity. The bamboo plant grows quicker than…

Bamboo fiber

Bamboo fiber Bamboo fiber is used in a variety of different items  from pillows, sheets, duvet covers, towels, underwear, t-shirts and even sanitary products. How do we get to bamboo fiber from the bamboo plant. The process starts with the leaves and stems beaten to a scarchy pulp and treated with alkaline hydrolysis then bleached,…