THE CITY STORY - Makers of London: Lo Blästa of BLÄSTA HENRIËT

THE CITY STORY - Makers of London: Lo Blästa of BLÄSTA HENRIËT

October 05, 2018

Using sustainably-sourced natural and raw materials, Lo Blästa crafts Scandinavian wheat packs with hypoallergenic linen that are perfect for both targeted pain-relief and general comfort. We find out more about her brand Blästa Henriët, and how it connects her to her roots.

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Glasshouse Journal Q&A: Blästa Henriët

Glasshouse Journal Q&A: Blästa Henriët

July 25, 2018

‘Vetekudde’ is Swedish for ‘Wheat Pillow’, or ‘Wheat Bag’. It’s a natural hot & cold pack, traditionally made from pure linen with a wheat grain filling. The wheat bag is designed to reach all the way around the neck and other parts of the body to soothe tense muscles or cramping. Along with most Swedes, I prefer a wheat bag over a hot water bottle any day, as it comes with various therapeutic uses and goes beyond just providing comforting warmth. I didn’t expect the wheat bag to become such a big part of my life, but I’m so glad it did. I often get customers who suffer from endometriosis, arthritis or lower back pain. The best part of my job is when they tell me that my product has made their life easier.

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