Category Archives: Cashmere Baby Products

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 […]

MOTHER’S DAY 2017

Mother's Day gift set

Mother’s Day is nearly upon us! We here at Purl English, have thoroughly enjoyed designing and curating this delightful box of goodies for that wonderful new mummy in your life. This gift set features one of our cuddlesome cashmere comforters especially for the new arrival, set to become cot companion extraordinaire. There are some simple […]

A CASHMERE HUG

As a partner with a storefront on Notonthehighstreet.com, Purl English were asked to contribute to their “#Loveisreal” Valentines Campaign on Instagram. We were sent a wooden tag and asked to come up with our idea of Love and decorate it accordingly then post a photograph. This set me thinking – What is “love “actually ? […]

CHRISTMAS COMPETITION

cashmere comfort toy

We have one very lovely, gorgeously soft Mrs Bunny cashmere comforter to give away. Knitted and made by hand by Purl English, England. Meet Mrs Bunny HERE in all her glory. For your chance to win please ‘LIKE’ us on our Facebook page and let us know what your favourite Christmas present was as a […]

HANDMADE IN BRITAIN

We’re delighted to announce we’ll be at the simply wonderful Chelsea Old Town Hall, London exhibiting at Handmade in Britain 16: The Contemporary Crafts & Design Fair for their 10th anniversary show. It shows over three days from 11th to 13th November, 2016 and celebrates the best in luxury, high-end design and craftsmanship from over […]

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 […]

LET’S GET PERSONAL…!

One of the great things about being a small “Made To Order” Knitwear Company, is that we are often asked to create bespoke ideas for clients. It is always fun to work alongside others and to tailor products to their exact requirements. From a creative view this liason is fantastic for inspiring new design directions. […]

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 […]

PEEPO CASHMERE SCARF

Way back in 2005, My mother bought the most fabulous book for my daughter who was then two. A book that I am sure has gone on to be a classic and is probably in most households up and down the country. If you haven’t had the pleasure of reading “PEEPO” to your tinies, by […]

FOLLOW THE STAR

Purl English Childrens Cashmere Shooting Star Scarf

We have just got back from the Country Living Christmas Fair in London and have had the most fabulous five days. We have had an amazing reaction to our new Winter 2015 Collection. The “Shooting Star” cashmere Scarf, was one of the most popular of our new Collection, designed to be a very special present for […]