Category Archives: Baby Blankets

A LITTLE MORE ABOUT TWINS

Hooded Tassel Baby Blanket, made by hand in Pure Cashmere

It seems to be the season for twins – We have completed another order for two of our Purl English Pure Cashmere Tassel Baby Blankets, embroidered on the hoods with the Babies’ initials. One for a little boy, we use cornflower blue embroidery thread and one for a little girl, using Lavender. We are so […]

ALL ABOUT TWINS

Cashmere comforters for baby twins

Here at Purl English, we have recently had a number of orders for cashmere baby gifts especially for twins which led us to research a little into some interesting details about this phenomena. Twins have fascinated mankind for thousands of years, drawing attention, speculation and intrigue. Yet many still don’t know much about what causes […]

NAMING DAY

Beautiful, luxury gifts & presents for him or for her on your babies christening or naming day.

• Well you have had the baby. • You have got through the first month without a manual. • You are still on speaking terms with those closest to you (just). …and next on the list is the official “Name the Baby “ Party ! x Whether it’s a traditional Christening or a more relaxed […]

TEAM LOVE

Portrait of Jo Love

This month, we are delighted to announce that Purl English Cashmere has officially joined “Team Love “, You can now find a selection of our Pure Cashmere Blankets for sale on the Lobellaloves.com website. A carefully curated, hand-picked collection of gorgeous and coveted brands for baby and child. The driving force behind this stylish new […]

HEIRLOOM CASHMERE

Here at Purl English we knit and Make-By-Hand, amongst other things, cashmere blankets for baby and small children as a gift to give as soon as they are born. We take great pride and satisfaction that our blankets envelop these new beings and protect them other first journey from hospital to home. What an honour […]

PERFECT FOR SUMMER

Purl English Cashmere Baby Blankets - Flag Blanket Pure Cashmere

We all understand the comfort of Cashmere on a cold, wintry day but equally the properties of Cashmere work for the summer too. With a hot and steamy summer in Great Britain forecast, our pashmina weight baby blankets are fantastically versatile and very useful to put into your travel bag – brilliantly useful when ducking […]

CASHMERE COMFORT

cashmere comfort toy

The comfort blanket has come a long way since it was first introduced in the early 20th century. Originally termed a “security blanket”, it was quite literally for security and used to constrain babies in their cots. Very different from their modern use today – thankfully..! Comfort toys are particularly useful for babies between 4 […]

THE PERFECT FIRST GIFT

The list of necessities for a newborn baby is in fact very short, babies need to be kept warm, well fed and dry… and of course lots and lots of cuddles. It is quite easy in the late stages of pregnancy to be seduced into buying all sorts of items that frankly you just do […]

A PERSONAL TOUCH

There is something wonderfully evocative about making a gift of a cashmere blanket to a newborn baby. An unspoken message of warmth, a whisper of shared protectiveness, a wish that the new arrival is cosily wrapped up and out of harms way – amazing that an inanimate object can convey such a wealth of sentiment […]

OUR CASHMERE SALE

Purl English Luxury Cashmere Sale For Babies

Introducing our cashmere sale – for baby and child. As no doubt all our lovely friends  and followers of Purl English are aware, here at Purl English central, we make all of our sumptuous cashmere baby collection by hand here in the Cotswolds, England. We are delighted to announce that we will be offering you […]

ENJOY AT YOUR LEISURE!

Purl English - A Cashmere Website For Baby & Child

    Welcome to our sparkly new Purl English Website. TA DA…! …We wanted to show you all the lovely things we have been adding to our collection of luxury Cashmere for baby & child this November and what better way than with our “all singing” & “all dancing” newly launched website. Great looking, and […]

TUCK UP YOUR LIL’ ONES…

Purl English Cashmere Baby Blanket - Cashmere Bunting Blanket - Clotted Cream

…here comes the winter ! Here at Purl English, we have been very busy over the summer preparing for the launch of our new improved website, www.purlenglish.com We are but days away and very excited to have our new site up in the ether. We now have the perfect opportunity to show off some of […]

BON VOYAGE MES ENFANTS!

Personalised Cashmere Travel Blankets & Travel Bags For Newborn Babies By Purl English - Personalised Travel Bag & Cashmere Bubble Blanket - Clotted Cream

With all this glorious weather we have been having – summer holidays are well and truly on our minds. To many new mothers the prospect of packing up all the paraphernalia that we seem to accumulate with our little darlings, can seem daunting. Purl English Cashmere blankets were very originally designed to be the perfect […]