Handmade Luxury: Savoir Beds

One of the secrets to these decadent mattresses is horsehair

by Rima Suqi In a suburban London warehouse, a man is massaging horsehair. Not just any horsehair, but hair from the tails of Argentinian horses which is apparently the best hair to use to make some of the most expensive mattresses in the world. The warehouse (once a Carlsberg brewery) is now one of two factories where Savoir mattresses are made. There are 14 stations …