TBCo. Blog

Design Collaboration

Design Collaboration

What do you get when you combine Scottish design with a sustainable style visionary? A scarf as bold and empowered as she is. At The Tartan Blanket Co. we put our whole heart and soul into the design process, which is why we connected so deeply with ever-thoughtful and endlessly-creative, Anna Cascarina. With colours that are equally daring and delightful, and a tartan that deconstructs into stripes with irreverent sophistication, this collaboration proudly pushes past the bounds of woolen textile design. Did you know a scarf could do all of that?

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What are the Differences in Wool Types?

What are the Differences in Wool Types?

A brief explanation of wool types! As you discover the world of wool, you’ll understand why there is such an enthusiastic love for the fibre. It’s a bit of a magic material. All wool is natural, hypoallergenic, insulating, temperature regulating, moisture wicking, odour resistant and biodegradable

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FAQ's: You Asked, We Answered!

FAQ's: You Asked, We Answered!

Hiya! Emma here, co-founder and co-parent behind TBCo. We've been keeping track of some questions that have been popping up, so I've taken some time to answer them below! From questions about wool to shipping to family life, find all you need here!

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How to Wash Wool and Keep it Soft

How to Wash Wool and Keep it Soft

You know we’re all about self-care, and we’re all about wool care too! Here's our approachable guide to washing wool. It's easier than you think because it can be done at home! Discover our best tips and tricks for keeping your blankets and scarves as beautiful as the day you bought them.

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5 Reasons to Buy Wool

5 Reasons to Buy Wool

Sure, we might be a little biased, but we think wool is pretty much the best fabric ever. We call ourselves "wool enthusiasts" because it's really just a nicer way to say "absolute fibre geeks." There's so much to know about! The individual strands of wool are super fine, porous and curly, and all of these natural properties matter when it comes to how wool interacts with your skin (we'll explain more on that later). Here are our top five reasons for why we think wool is simply the coolest. Well, and the warmest. And the softest. 

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Behind The Design: New Wool Blankets

Behind The Design: New Wool Blankets

From the rolling hills of the rainy highlands, to the cobbled streets of Edinburgh, our New Wool Collection seeks to merge the colours and textures of Scotland into a contemporary line that welcomes style and warmth into the home. Breaking away from traditional tartans, we’re revisiting classic weaving techniques with modern colourways. Discover the sustainable, breathable and timeless benefits of wool in our new blanket collection’s rustic shades.

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