The Vispring Shetland Divan Set is a luxury, handcrafted divan set with the most luxurious fillings you can find with a sturdy solid base.
The Shetland features hand-nested calico pocket springs. The calico pocket superior quality of pocket spring as it is more durable. These nested calico pockets are all individually stitched together allowing the spring to move freely inside and independent of its neighbour whilst still maintaining its overall structure. The Shetland has 1,720 pocket springs overall within a 150 x200 cm size (5ftx 6ft 6in) mattress. These pocket springs help create airflow throughout the mattress helping to keep it dry, whilst the springs themselves are free to support you uniquely adapting to your shape and weight and providing tailored support and comfort.
Vispring prides itself on its quality of fillings, sourcing only the best available. The Shetland contains exclusive natural fillings such as Platinum Certified British fleece wool, hand teased Platinum Certified real Shetland wool, and Platinum Certified British fleece wool. These filings are all hand teased into the mattress to allow for air to move freely around the mattress adding to its breathability.
Vispring is proudly the only bed manufacturer to use 100% Platinum Certified British fleece wool that is produced in keeping with age-old traditions. This soft and breathable fabric is also hypo-allergenic helping to combat any allergies. This natural filling is also ten times more absorbent than any synthetic material. This choice of filling also helps to keep your mattress cool and dry as natural fillings are breathable, allowing any moisture to be drawn away from your sleeping surface and dried naturally throughout the mattress.
Finally, the Shetland mattress features the finest wool worsted ticking on the surface and is finished with Hand-tied woollen tufts and twine. This tufting helps to ensure all those wonderful natural fillings stay securely in place. This too adds to the longevity to your mattress and as it reduces the risk of the mattress fillings shifting into uncomfortable positions.
The Shetland finishing touches consist of 3 rows of genuine side stitching, which is an intricate technique learned over many years. This creates an edge to edge support for your mattress improving on its longevity and structural integrity. The Shetland like all Vispring mattresses features air vents this adds to the ability of the mattress to breath keeping it dry and hygienic. It also features horizontal handles to make manoeuvring your mattress or turning it easier.
* All mattress’ featured in our Vispring line can be chosen in any tension ( Soft / Medium / Firm/ Extra Firm) *
The Shetland base is constructed with a solid timber frame from Scandinavian slow grown softwood and hardwood. This frame is a more solid base not using typical MDF or particleboard. In production, each joint is both glued and screwed for added sturdiness.
The Shetland base is then filled with hand-nested pocket springs for added comfort and support. This base consists of 950 springs within a 150 x 200 cm size base (5ftx 6ft 6in). And has a layer of softly needled and heavily needled Platinum Certified British Fleece Wool.
The base has the option for a variation of drawers and feet which the base stands on.
Every Vispring divan is fully upholstered in your choice of fabric with the finest fabric.