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How to Use a Bolster, Blanket & Hand Weights
Learn how to make the most of your yoga props. We share some of our favourite ways to use a Yoga Bolster, Yoga Blanket and Hand Weights to make your practice more peaceful.
August 10, 2021 — Shelley Gordon
A Guide to Using Hand Weights & Sandbags
Up your home yoga practice with 10Lbs Sandbags and 2.5Lbs Hand Weights. It's like having someone adjust you and ground you. Or use them to help increase the intensity of your practice. Either way - you'll love our pre-filled sandbags.