What makes Heer's mattresses most distinct from his family's is the fact that they don't need a separate covering — the fabric he uses is beautiful and durable enough to stand on its own. Each costs €2,000, but some would argue that the advantages of sleeping on a horsehair mattress are worth that price alone: superior spinal support, moisture absorption that regulates body temperature, and no metals or toxic glues.
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What makes Heer's mattresses most distinct from his family's is the fact that they don't need a separate covering — the fabric he uses is beautiful and durable enough to stand on its own. Each costs €2,000, but some would argue that the advantages of sleeping on a horsehair mattress are worth that price alone: superior spinal support, moisture absorption that regulates body temperature, and no metals or toxic glues.