Here at Lounge, it’s no secret that we’re all for protecting our Mother Nature. We're also big advocates of ensuring that our Female Family can Lounge comfortably and sustainably, wherever they are.
As we broaden our mission to protect Mother Nature and produce more sustainable pieces such as our iconic Triangle Collection and our Lounge-In Collection, we’ve put together 10 incredible bamboo facts to show you just why we love this sustainable option so much.
‘How comfy is it?’ we hear you ask. Trust us, this super soft, hypoallergenic and sustainable fabric will ensure your Lounging experience is greater than it has ever been before.
Bamboo belongs to a diverse group of perennial evergreen plants in the subfamily, Bambusoidea of the grass family, Poaceae. Bamboo is an incredibly sustainable resource and can be used in furniture, clothes, structurally for buildings and as a source of food.
In other words, it’s pretty incredible, hence why we can’t get enough of it!
Keen to learn a little bit more about bamboo and its incredible benefits? Discover 10 bamboo facts that will blow your mind. Quite literally.
1. Bamboo is the fastest growing plant on earth and the only plant that can diversify into a forest.
2. Bamboo is actually a type of grass known as a flowering, perennial evergreen.
3. Bamboo fibre is highly antibacterial.
4. Bamboo can grow healthily without any pesticides or fertilisers.
5. Bamboo produces 35% more oxygen than an equivalent stand of trees.
6. Bamboo fibre is super hypoallergenic.
7. Bamboo is antistatic.
8. Bamboo fibre has natural cooling properties and does not retain body heat.
9. Bamboo has antimicrobial bio-agents and anti-fungal properties making it odour resistant.
10. Bamboo fibre is super soft and comfortable to wear.
Bamboo has so many uses - we can’t even list them all, there are so many! With over 1000 different species of this incredible resource, bamboo can quite literally be used to create anything. We know. Mind = blown.
Here are some bamboo uses that makes bamboo that extra little bit special.
More bamboo benefits incoming...
Bamboo fibre is a strong and durable fabric which is why it makes for the perfect fabrication for our Bamboo Triangle. Additionally, bamboo is breathable, moisture-wicking and thermal-regulating, making it better than any other polyester performance fabrics.
Bamboo is perfect for adding a little bit of glam to your outfit. It can be used to make necklaces, earrings, bracelets and more.
Bamboo shoots are mainly used in Asian food preparations. However, bamboo skin has many benefits such as preventing bacterial growth.
In China, ingredients from the black bamboo shoot has been used to treat diseases such as cancer.
Bamboo can be used to create beautifully crafted beds, chairs and tables. Lounge sofa, anyone?
Have we tempted you to Lounge sustainably yet? Embracing the sustainable you in bamboo has never looked or felt so good.
Shop our Bamboo Triangle below.
For someone you love or simply for you. Make every Lounging moment extra special with our Gift Wrap option.
Simply add a Gift Box to your order at the checkout and our team will carefully place your Lounge pieces into our statement black Gift Box. Your Lounge pieces will then be carefully wrapped in our white branded tissue paper with a gorgeous satin ribbon for the finishing touch.More info