Galaxy Healthcare Tunic

Healthcare Tunics from AWB

We introduced the 1st Choice Galaxy healthcare tunic back in October 2017 and it's one of our fastest-growing products. "Looks good... Excellent quality... this was my second order as I was well pleased with my first order." Made from hard-wearing poly/cotton fabric, [...]

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Care and nursing home uniforms from AWB Textiles

Updated page for nursing and care home customers

We've updated our page for nursing and care home customers. It not only features our range of nursing and care uniforms, but also contains extra content such as bestsellers and links to useful blogs. (more…) [...]

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Five facts about nurse uniforms

Five facts about nurse uniforms

In our new 'five facts' series, we've rounded up five facts about hospital nurse uniforms. Delve in to find out about the history of these uniforms and how they've evolved over the years, just as the nursing profession itself has changed and [...]

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Nursing infographic heading: The average day in the life of a nurse

Average day in the life of a nurse – Nursing infographic

Having supplied nurse uniforms for many years, we're always up for nursing information that grabs our attention. We love this infographic, which shows how much hard graft a nurse puts in during an average day. (more…) [...]

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Xtreme Stretch Range – A Popular Choice

Our Dickies Xtreme Stretch is proving to be as popular as ever with our customers. The range continues to appeal to those looking for nursing and care home uniforms in a soft yet hard-wearing material, and a stylish and modern cut. (more…) [...]

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Our best care and nursing clothing for 2017

It's very nearly 2017 so we've been rounding up our bestselling uniforms from the last year, while looking forward to next year. Here we look at our best care and nursing clothing for 2017. (more…) [...]

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Nursing uniforms and clothing by AWB Textiles

Nursing uniforms – a brief history

Here at AWB, we've been tracing the history of nursing uniforms. In doing so, we stumbled across a great infographic (included below). We also unearthed some history behind the iconic outfits, once known simply as 'the national' and now likely to be [...]

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Some our medical scrub embroidery machines

The evolution of machine embroidered scrub suits and uniforms

Embroidery - and in particular embroidered scrubs and medical clothing - has come a long way since traditional hand embroidery was first challenged by mechanical solutions in the mid-19th century. Although the earliest examples of hand-embroidered garments date back to 30,000 BC, [...]

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