What is your Comfort Zone?

After a long day there is nothing better than getting cozy in a space that you love. At the Northwest, we believe having a comfort zone in your home to relax, decompress, and de-stress is essential. However, not all comfort zones are alike. The Northwest has launched a campaign called #createyourcomfortzone and we want you…

How to Make the Most of Online Learning This Semester

Most colleges across the country have moved to an online platform this semester or a hybrid plan. We know studying from home can be a drag, but here are some tips for how you can make the most of it and feel as immersed in the college experience as possible!  Surround Yourself with School Pride…

Coping with Coronavirus Anxiety

We totally get it; the coronavirus is scary. Most of us aren’t scientists and can’t create a vaccine, but we can find other ways to help ourselves, like finding methods to cope with the anxiety it brings us. Fear itself is a very motivating emotion. It helps us prepare for danger, and it sparks our…

5 Tips For Better Sleep

Here at the Northwest, we are all about comfort. We make sure our products are made with the best materials and that our blankets are as soft and warm as possible. However, even with the best pillows, blankets, comforters, and mattresses, America has an ever-growing sleep epidemic: sleep deprivation. I know it may sound silly…

10 Black Icons in the LGBTQ+ Community

To celebrate PRIDE month, we want to highlight ten Black icons that are in the LGBTQ+ community that have significantly shaped our society.  Alvin Ailey Ailey is a dancer, director, choreographer, and activist. Ailey heavily influenced modern dance, which awarded him numerous prestigious awards. Ailey is best known for establishing the Alvin Ailey American Dance…

Back to School Dorm Décor Guide

Whether you are in boarding school or college, those dorm rooms with white cinderblock walls and bulky wooden furniture are super dull. The Northwest is here to share some tips and tricks to help you infuse your personal style and school spirit into your new living space! See how you can use pillows, blankets, accessories,…

July 4th: Social Distancing Style

Due to the Coronavirus, Independence Day looks a little different this year, so let’s dive into how we can celebrate while maintaining social distancing. How to set up your backyard for a social distancing barbecue 1. The Guest ListJuly 4th is a great opportunity to get together with friends and family. Due to the circumstances…

5 Ways to Improve Your Work-From-Home Space

What do classrooms, offices, and libraries all have in common? They are all dedicated workspaces. They create an environment of focus. With work-from-home measures still in place for many, and a new normal for some, there is no better time like the present to spruce up that space. Here are five tips to make your…