The OM SWEET HOME Sweepstakes!

by Ron & Lisa Beres on August 21, 2014 · 47 comments


Coyuchi Organic Linens:
First prize: Rippled stripe duvet & matching shams. $378-$414 (depending on size)
Second prize: Air weight towel set in your choice of color (see below; colors subject to availability). Set includes 2 bath towels, 2 guest towels, 2 washcloths). $122
Valued Over $530.00
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Rustic yet elegant. Substantial but soft. Safe + sustainable!

To say Coyuchi is our faaaavorite organic linen company would not be stretch. In fact, we used to partner with them when we owned our retail store, Green Nest, because we wanted to offer our clients the very best in sustainable home furnishings; those that respect our natural surroundings and enhance lives. And, if you read our post on non-toxic shower curtains, then likely you’ve already drooled over the numerous and healthy options available to replace your traditional and oh-so toxic, PVC-laden variety. And, now it’s your turn to discover why our love affair has lasted 8 years. Not one…but TWO lucky winners will adorn their bedroom or bath with the luxuriousness of Coyuchi’s organic linens. Will it be you snapping selfies of your new duvet and shams or towel drying off with your new set of organics (um, please keep it PG rated)? Enter below now.

What We Love:

Coyuchi was founded over 20 years ago in Point Reyes Station, a small town on the Northern California coast. There, surrounded by ocean, forest, beach and bluff, Coyuchi’s “aesthetic ecosystem” philosophy of design was born, leading to a line of home textiles rooted in the innate qualities of nature.  This rustically sophisticated style has become the hallmark of Coyuchi, with every product, color and detail designed to fit harmoniously and evolve repeatedly, for effortless mixing of colors and textures from room to room and season to season.

Their Promise to Us:

We design all of our products with reverence for the planet—using only natural fibers, sourcing our materials carefully and processing them minimally—so our cotton truly feels like cotton, our linen feels like linen, our wool feels like wool.~Coyuchi

They truly do take expert care to ensure that everything that bears the Coyuchi label is produced and processed to the strictest environmental standards in safe and humane conditions, from the farm to the factory to the store to your home.

Proof’s in the Certifications! 

Coyuchi relies on guidelines such as those set by the USDA National Organic Program, GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standards) and the International Labor Organization to guarantee our products meet these goals. Take a sneak peek at what makes Coyuchi a brand we’re proud to recommend.

Did You Know?

  • Coyuchi is the first company to bring organic cotton bedding to the United States, and in 2013 became the Coy_Prf_Wrm_Gry (2) 250w first home textile brand in the U.S. to receive GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standards) certification as a company.
  • Coyuchi products are produced using organic and natural fibers, free of the toxic dies, bleaches and finishes used in conventional textiles. Coyuchi relies on guidelines such as those set by the USDA National Organic Program, GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standards) and the International Labor Organization.
  • All Coyuchi cotton is 100% organic, and they’ve added organic wool to the line as well. Additional fabrics use only natural fibers, all of which are produced using a nontoxic production process audited by internationally recognized organizations.

Isn’t it time to rejuvenate your—body, mind and spirit—to help you turn your home into a unique and personal sanctuary? Not one, but TWO lucky winners will get the chance to customize their very own organic duvet and matching shams set or an organic towel set including: 2 bath towels, 2 guest towels, 2 washcloths (your color choice) valued over $530.00! Will it be you? Enter daily + pretty please share this page with a friend, loved one or someone you care about. Remember, the golden rule people!

How to Enter:

For every action below that you complete, you receive a specific number of entries. Click each individual action to enter yourself. For actions you have done in the past (i.e. you are already a fan of Coyuchi or RonandLisaTheHealthyHomeDreamTeam on Facebook) just click directly on ‘I did this’. The eligibility of the winner will be verified by The Healthy Home Dream Team®.

There is no mandatory entry. Each action will earn different numbers of entries into the contest. You may Tweet or share on Pinterest, Google+ or your Facebook wall for an entry once per day. All other actions will only be counted once. You must be 18 or older and reside in the United States address to win. Contest ends9/20/14 at 12:01am ET.
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{ 39 comments… read them below or add one }

cynthia beauclair August 22, 2014 at 8:24 am

these items are perfect


Ron & Lisa August 22, 2014 at 10:05 am

Thanks for dropping by! Y E S – this is a quality brand through and through and whoever wins will be lucky ducks!! Sending you good vibes :)


Tammy Horrell September 17, 2014 at 11:05 am

I’m very excited to learn about a toxic free home. I would love to win !!


Ron & Lisa Beres September 18, 2014 at 5:58 pm

Wonderful Tammy! Good for you + best of luck ;)


Monica August 22, 2014 at 11:44 am

Thanks Ron & Lisa I love you guys!


Ron & Lisa August 23, 2014 at 11:08 am

We love you back Monica!! Best of luck to you :)


Katherines Corner August 22, 2014 at 7:35 pm

Thank you for the giveaway opportunity. Hugs!


Ron & Lisa August 23, 2014 at 11:09 am

You’re welcome Katherine! Thanks for dropping by and hugs back to you :) XX


Kathryn Mackey August 25, 2014 at 3:34 am

Nice giveaway


Ron & Lisa August 25, 2014 at 8:03 pm

Thanks Kathryn! We agree and loOove our partners as much as our readers :) It’s our goal to introduce you to the BEST there is in healthy home and personal care products, ideas and $ saving tips to live your best life. Good luck!!


Jennifer Vix August 28, 2014 at 11:42 pm

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Fran September 15, 2014 at 4:28 pm

i love this so much I hope i win


Jennifer Vix August 28, 2014 at 11:46 pm

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Happi Shopr August 31, 2014 at 11:06 pm
Angela Cash September 4, 2014 at 6:20 am

Thank you for the fab giveaway! My username on Instagram is @angevege.


Ron & Lisa September 4, 2014 at 10:49 am

Absolutely Angela! Best of luck to you ;)


Linda Bradshaw September 10, 2014 at 5:27 pm
Karen Drake September 14, 2014 at 12:29 pm

There is no share button for Facebook at the top of this post, I took an entry for sharing on FB but I never completed it since I couldn’t find the share link for it.


Ron & Lisa September 14, 2014 at 6:39 pm

Hi Karen!
Yes, the Facebook ‘like’ button is right above the image (and below the title) on the top/left. Let us know if you need any more assistance :)
Thanks + good luck!


carl September 15, 2014 at 5:01 am



Cynthia Robinson September 15, 2014 at 6:49 am

I would feel like a ‘Queen For A Day’.


Ron & Lisa Beres September 15, 2014 at 11:51 am

A ‘queen’ for 365 days a year :) Good luck Cynthia!


Karen September 15, 2014 at 7:47 am

Your linens are beautiful! Love the sustainability focus too!


Keren Baltzer September 15, 2014 at 8:43 am

I love these fabrics. Organic linens are as important as what we’re putting in our bodies, especially with young children in the home.


Ron & Lisa September 15, 2014 at 11:48 am

Ditto Keren! Y E S !! Our skin is our largest organ and it’s soo important what we choose to sleep on 8+ hours every night of our life :)


Tawny September 15, 2014 at 9:24 am

Win/win. I love the first and second place prizes.Amazing!


Ron & Lisa September 15, 2014 at 11:50 am

We loOove giving away items to improve one’s health and well-being – and especially love it when there are TWO WINNERS!!! Can’t wait to find out who the lucky peeps will be :) Good luck…


Robert Balch September 15, 2014 at 12:08 pm

I’ll take the towels, please.

Thank you.


Ron & Lisa Beres September 18, 2014 at 5:58 pm

Coming right up Robert ;)


Margaret Rossi September 15, 2014 at 4:28 pm

I really love this set. I hope I win.


Lannie September 18, 2014 at 7:33 am

I have heard coyuchi is no longer using certified organic cotton and dropped thier fairtrade certification. How can you support them?


Ron & Lisa September 18, 2014 at 5:56 pm

Hello Lannie~
Thank you for your inquiry and NO…we wouldn’t support an ‘organic’ linen company if they weren’t actually using organic linens. So, we went directly to the source to clarify your concern and here is the company’s response which I’m sure will settle any mis-information which may be out there and confusing to others:
“Thanks so much for forwarding these questions. All of our cotton is certified organic cotton by the USDA. Our production process (the actual act of manufacturing our product) is certified by either GOTS (global organic textile standard) or Oeko-Tex.
We recently became the first home textile company in the U.S. To achieve GOTS certification as a company. GOTS certification not only requires certified organic cotton as the source fiber, but then goes on the certify that the production process meets strict standards in relationship to chemical use, has a social component, and regulations regarding employee compensation.

As the company has become larger and we have diversified the factories in which we produce product our assortment is no longer certified fair trade. Worker conditions and compensation are components of GOTS and Oeko-Tex certification. This overlaps with fair trade certification efforts which is why we have not pursued fair trade certification in addition to GOTS/Oeko-Tex certifications up to this point. I will say that consumers don’t seem to be aware of that aspect of GOTS and Oeko-Tex so we are reconsidering that certification, despite the fact that they are already covered with GOTS / Oeko-Tex.”

We hope this helps!


edward Reardon September 18, 2014 at 7:37 am

Whats the thread count/ LOL


Cheryl B. September 18, 2014 at 4:39 pm
Marjorie Laughlan September 18, 2014 at 7:41 pm

Ever since Christine Nielsen left coyuchi, their products have gone way down the hill. Glow Organics is the closest I’ve found to the original quality. Very overpriced too.


Ron & Lisa September 19, 2014 at 9:45 am

Which items in particular have you experienced this with? I’m curious b/c (as stated above) we owned a retail store for 6 years and extensively sold their line. Today, we personally use their towels, throws, dishcloths, baby items (as gifts) and bed linens and have not noticed a drop in quality. Yes, they are more expensive than say – non certified organic linens – but you pay for that quality and certifications (same with mattresses).


Richard Hicks September 18, 2014 at 11:20 pm

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Darlene Carbajal September 19, 2014 at 1:47 pm

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thank you!


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