Tag Archives: Luxury Baby Gifts

THE EASTER BUNNY

cashmere Easter Bunny collection

The Easter Bunny is on his way …! How lovely that the British sunshine has decided to join us this Easter Holiday 2021. Easter is a wonderful time of year here in the Cotswolds and as one of our most featured animals in our Cashmere Collections for children, we thought a little background on this […]

BEATING THE DRUM FOR GB

Purl English press coverage

Beautifully British Magazine features Purl English Cashmere. We have this month had a lovely piece of press coverage in Beautifully British Magazine, an inspiring curated look at everything British. Compiled and published by Emily and Julie Bonnar, chock full of festive delights from these Great British Isles, well worth a browse if you enjoy Artisan […]

THE PERFECT FIRST CHRISTMAS GIFT

cashmere star teether

The elves have been extraordinarily busy in this part of the Cotswolds. No time has been wasted in the preparation of a very special “First Christmas” gift. Following on from our last post shining a starlight on our collection of “Starry” Cashmere gifts for the little ones, we can now share with you our Rosy-Cheeked […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

MEET THE MAKER

In the run up to the Country Living Christmas Fair in Islington, we are delighted to have been featured in Country Living’s “Meet The Maker” series. “Purl studied at Leeds University and learned her trade there, in the old weaving and knitting sheds, with tutors still wearing their flat caps after having spent their working […]

TOP 10 ROYAL BABY GIFTS

Royal Baby fever is reaching a crescendo here in the UK, with the Royal couple on the brink of a brand new baby adventure. Outside St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, the “really enthusiastic” have set up camp with hopes of being some of the first to set eyes on the new arrival. There is much speculation as […]