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Why Cuddle Cushions are the Latest Trend
Feb 05, 2024

Why Cuddle Cushions are the Latest Trend

Once upon a time, not so long ago, cushions were something you sat on. They made hard seats more comfortable and provided support for the small of your back. But then something tremendous h...
Choosing the Perfect Cushions for Every Room
Jan 22, 2024

Choosing the Perfect Cushions for Every Room

Comfortable and appealing, cushions can make a space look cosy and inviting. But having too many, or the wrong type can also be impractical and inconvenient. So, before you start filling yo...
Creating a Relaxing Outdoor Oasis with Footstools
Jan 12, 2024

Creating a Relaxing Outdoor Oasis with Footstools

If used well, your garden can be one of your greatest assets. It’s a place to relax, entertain, and commune with nature. Which is important, because spending time in the garden has been pro...
The Great Scatter Cushion Debate
Dec 18, 2023

The Great Scatter Cushion Debate

There is always someone in every household who repeatedly asks this question: Why do we need so many scatter cushions?! They usually say it with irritation in their voice and a pained expre...
Using Bean Bags to Create a Sensory Room at Home
Dec 03, 2023

Using Bean Bags to Create a Sensory Room at Home

If someone in your family struggles to relax, finds it difficult to concentrate, or is easily overwhelmed, a sensory room can be a useful addition to your home. Whether it’s for a child wit...
How to Choose the Right Sized Bean Bag Chair
Nov 13, 2023

How to Choose the Right Sized Bean Bag Chair

So, you’ve decided to invest in some bean bag furniture. Brilliant idea! Bean bags are not only hugely comfortable, but can be great for posture, pain relief, and relaxation. But they do com...
Why Bean Bag Furniture Might Be the Perfect Choice for Winter
Oct 29, 2023

Why Bean Bag Furniture Might Be the Perfect Choice for Winter

There are many reasons to choose bean bag furniture. The comfort, the look, the convenience, the cost. But as we head towards another winter, there’s another reason why you might wish to con...
Using Bean Bag Furniture to Create the Perfect Reading Nook
Oct 11, 2023

Using Bean Bag Furniture to Create the Perfect Reading Nook

Reading can be one of life’s great pleasures. Whether it’s curling up on your own for a little bit of R&R or settling the kids with a bedtime story. But if you can’t get comfortable or ...
Could You Really Replace Your Couch with a Bean Bag Sofa?
Oct 02, 2023

Could You Really Replace Your Couch with a Bean Bag Sofa?

If you’ve never tried one, it may be hard to consider a bean bag sofa as a serious contender for a couch replacement. Because everyone remembers what bean bags were like when they were kids...
Planning, Rest & Bean Bags - Six Tips to Take the Stress Out of Homework
Sep 10, 2023

Planning, Rest & Bean Bags - Six Tips to Take the Stress Out of Homework

The return to school after the long summer break can be bitter-sweet for many children. There’s the excitement of seeing and catching up with your friends. But there’s also the anxiety of a...
Why Bean Bag Furniture Makes Sense for Small Gardens
Aug 28, 2023

Why Bean Bag Furniture Makes Sense for Small Gardens

Have you ever noticed how whenever garden furniture is mentioned, there’s the assumption that you’re shopping for a larger space? If you want to relax outside in summer, you must have a pav...
Are Bean Bags a Good Choice for Work from Home?
Aug 06, 2023

Are Bean Bags a Good Choice for Work from Home?

When you think of home working, thoughts typically turn to a desk and chair set up. If you’re lucky, you’ll have a dedicated office space with a wheelie chair you can spin on when you start...
Sesame Street Bean Bags for Your Little Monster
Aug 06, 2023

Sesame Street Bean Bags for Your Little Monster

We’re always excited when we add a new line to the Big Bertha catalogue. But it has to be said that our latest addition is something a little bit special. Sesame Street kid’s bean bag furni...
Extra Large Cushions: Adding Comfort and Style to Your Space
Jul 14, 2023

Extra Large Cushions: Adding Comfort and Style to Your Space

When it comes to creating a cosy and inviting atmosphere in your home, nothing beats the comfort and versatility of extra-large cushions. Big Bertha Original offers a wide range of high-qual...
Five Outdoor Accessories to Raise Your Beach Trip to the Next Level
Jul 12, 2023

Five Outdoor Accessories to Raise Your Beach Trip to the Next Level

It’s that time of year again. The school holidays are moments away. The weather is… toying with us, if we’re totally honest! And we’re all contemplating at least a little time off work. And...
How to Care for Your Outdoor Bean Bags
Jun 25, 2023

How to Care for Your Outdoor Bean Bags

Lounging in the garden on a warm summer’s day is one of life’s great pleasures. And providing support and comfort in equal measure, outdoor bean bags are one of the best garden seating solu...
How to Create the Ultimate Chill Out Zone
Jun 06, 2023

How to Create the Ultimate Chill Out Zone

Modern life is busy. There’s always just so much going on. So, having a space to relax in is becoming increasingly important. Whether it’s a corner of your bedroom, your conservatory, a scr...
What to Look for in a Kid’s Bean Bag
May 29, 2023

What to Look for in a Kid’s Bean Bag

Bean bags have always been popular with children. Out of all the seating options, bean bags are arguably the most fun. You can slip and slide, tumble, and fidget. They are irresistibly tact...
Why Bean Bag Chairs Are Good for Kids
May 15, 2023

Why Bean Bag Chairs Are Good for Kids

Bean bag chairs have been steadily growing in popularity. They have a range of advantages, and they look good too. But while more and more of us are turning to bean bags for the garden or t...
Why Choose Bean Bag Chairs for Your Garden
Apr 27, 2023

Why Choose Bean Bag Chairs for Your Garden

Spring is finally doing its thing. So, while we might still be dealing with gale force winds and downpours every ten minutes or so, they’re interspersed with sunshine. Which can mean only o...
Five Uses for Outdoor Bean Bags
Apr 19, 2023

Five Uses for Outdoor Bean Bags

Outdoor bean bag chairs are among our most popular products. They’re the ultimate indoor-outdoor piece of furniture. Comfy, convenient, and easy to move. As ideal on the patio as they are i...
What is a Gaming Bean Bag?
Mar 23, 2023

What is a Gaming Bean Bag?

If you’re a gamer, you’ll probably already know the importance of having a comfy seat. The difference it can make to your posture. And to your comfort – not only while playing, but when you...
The Top Three Reasons for Buying a Bean Bag Sofa
Mar 08, 2023

The Top Three Reasons for Buying a Bean Bag Sofa

There’s no denying that bean bags are making a comeback. For years, they were relegated to kid’s rooms and student digs. Fun, but not always the most practical seating solution. But in the ...
Our Favourite Five Gifts for Mother’s Day
Feb 23, 2023

Our Favourite Five Gifts for Mother’s Day

Mums. Our mums do everything for us. For most of us, they’re one of a very few constants throughout our lives. Comforting, caring, worrying. From the moment they realise that we’re there, a...
Six Outdoor Bean Bags for Spring
Feb 16, 2023

Six Outdoor Bean Bags for Spring

If you’re anything like us, you’ll be hanging out for spring. Longer days. Warmer weather. And more time in the great outdoors. Even just sitting in the garden with a cup of tea on a warm s...
Back to the Fuchsia: How Pink and Red are Back for 2023
Jan 25, 2023

Back to the Fuchsia: How Pink and Red are Back for 2023

Vivid Magenta 18-1750. It’s the Pantone Colour of the Year for 2023. The perfect blending of pink and red, it is pulling both colours very much back into focus for this year’s interiors. Wh...
How to Make the Most of Your Garden in Winter
Jan 12, 2023

How to Make the Most of Your Garden in Winter

Your garden can be an enormous asset. But for too many of us, gardens become a completely wasted space throughout the winter months. Which is a shame, because they can hold so much potentia...
Hot Interior Trends to Watch in Winter 2022-2023
Dec 13, 2022

Hot Interior Trends to Watch in Winter 2022-2023

Having a comfortable home can make an enormous difference to your sense of wellbeing. You need a warm, welcoming space to kick back and relax in. And this winter, it is comfort that is driv...
Our Top Five Favourite Christmas Gifts for 2022
Dec 05, 2022

Our Top Five Favourite Christmas Gifts for 2022

It’s that time of year again when everyone is writing lists. So, not wanting to be left out, we’ve put together a list of our top five Christmas gifts to make your loved ones smile this fes...
Five Reasons to Gift Someone a Bean Bag This Christmas
Dec 05, 2022

Five Reasons to Gift Someone a Bean Bag This Christmas

OK, we’ve delayed as long as we could, but… It’s time to talk about CHRISTMAS! We love this time of year, when things are getting cosy. If the decorations aren’t out yet, they will be soon....
Get Set for Some Winter Snuggles
Nov 10, 2022

Get Set for Some Winter Snuggles

Now the clocks have gone back, and the nights are drawing in, it’s really beginning to feel like winter is here again. But with the energy crisis and the prediction of national power cuts, ...
What’s a Bean Bag Sofa and Why Do You Need One?
Nov 02, 2022

What’s a Bean Bag Sofa and Why Do You Need One?

Bean bags have been around for decades. But bean bag sofas are a different proposition. Moving far beyond the slouchy, shapeless sacks that made up the originals, bean bag sofas can take a ...
Why You Should Choose a Memory Foam Bean Bag
Sep 26, 2022

Why You Should Choose a Memory Foam Bean Bag

Say the words ‘bean bag’, and one of the first things you’ll think about is little polystyrene balls. Almost impossibly mobile, its these little particles that make bean bags so comfy. Help...
Why Every Gamer Needs a Bean Bag Chair
Sep 05, 2022

Why Every Gamer Needs a Bean Bag Chair

Whether gaming is a lifestyle choice or a matter of idle recreation, it inevitably involves long periods of sitting. And if you choose the wrong chair, it can be terrible for your posture a...
How to Make the Perfect Little Kids Chill Out Zone
Aug 31, 2022

How to Make the Perfect Little Kids Chill Out Zone

We all have times when we just need to chill out. And children are no exception. Whether it’s a space they can take themselves to when the world seems too much, and they just need to feel s...
What’s the Best Fabric for Bean Bag Furniture?
Aug 08, 2022

What’s the Best Fabric for Bean Bag Furniture?

Once upon a time, buying a bean bag was easy. They came in more or less a single shape. They were made out of cotton outers with polystyrene ball inners. And the only thing you really had t...
How to Choose the Perfect Kid’s Bean Bag
Aug 08, 2022

How to Choose the Perfect Kid’s Bean Bag

Bean bags are pretty much irresistible for kids. Place a bean bag in any room, and you can almost guarantee a child will gravitate towards it. But not all bean bags are suitable for kids. A...
Five Reasons Every Uni Student Needs a Bean Bag
Jul 14, 2022

Five Reasons Every Uni Student Needs a Bean Bag

Ah, it’s that time of year again. The A-level results are fast approaching, and another batch of fledglings are preparing to face the big bad world… Or university, as it’s more commonly kno...
Five Red Bean Bags to Bring a Pop of Wow to Your Décor
Jul 01, 2022

Five Red Bean Bags to Bring a Pop of Wow to Your Décor

Red has a reputation for being a difficult colour to work with. A little bit goes a long way, too much can easily dominate a room. But whether you’re creating a kid’s room, or brightening a...
Tips for Working Neutral Bean Bags into Your Décor
Jul 01, 2022

Tips for Working Neutral Bean Bags into Your Décor

If you’re looking to create a calming environment, neutral tones can work wonders in your home. Rather than being dull or boring, if used well, they are ripe for contrasting and blending. C...
Hello Sunshine: Our Five Favourite Yellow Bean Bag Designs
May 29, 2022

Hello Sunshine: Our Five Favourite Yellow Bean Bag Designs

Yellow is known as being a difficult colour. It is gorgeous and vibrant and happy. But wearing it, or fitting it into your décor can be tricky. Even so, we still think that yellow bean bags...
Why You Need a Big Blue Bean Bag in Your Life
May 11, 2022

Why You Need a Big Blue Bean Bag in Your Life

There’s so much to choose from when it comes to selecting new soft furnishings. But whatever the room and whatever the purpose, there is a strong argument to be made for the selection of a ...
Why You Need a Grey Bean Bag This Summer
Apr 26, 2022

Why You Need a Grey Bean Bag This Summer

Grey is, without question, the colour of the moment. We saw it sneaking its way into couture back in 2014. But it has taken its time moving into the interiors market. Now, whether it’s pain...
Pink Bean Bags Style Guide
Apr 07, 2022

Pink Bean Bags Style Guide

There’s no denying that bean bags offer the ultimate in seating comfort. But it’s easy to see why they sometimes have a bad reputation when it comes to style. They can be sloppy and slouchy...
Why Are Bean Bags so Comfortable? And Other Questions.
Mar 24, 2022

Why Are Bean Bags so Comfortable? And Other Questions.

If you’ve ever sat in a bean bag (if you haven’t, what have you been doing with your life?!), you’ll be familiar with the glorious sinking feeling that it brings. That precious moment where...
Are Bean Bags Good for Your Back?
Mar 03, 2022

Are Bean Bags Good for Your Back?

Bean bags are often viewed as the ultimate veg-out solution. Your body sinks into their embrace almost like a warm bath, easing your muscles and helping you to relax. But as you’re sprawled...