LAS VEGAS, April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Sobel Westex, the premier designer, manufacturer and distributor of linen and terry, today announced 'Sleep Like A King,' a new luxurious collection of bed, bath and home from Emmy and Peabody Award-winning host Larry King and his wife Shawn, a global entertainer. Inspired by their international travels, the collection offers exquisite styling that brings world class hotel luxury into the home at an affordable price. The bath terry, linen collections and throws are available for pre-order now at SleepLikeaKing.com.
"We're fortunate to have experienced so many amazing hotels over the years enjoying their exquisite bath and bedding, often purchasing our favorites to appreciate at home," said Larry and Shawn King. "Discovering Sobel Westex as the manufacturer of many of these items inspired us to collaborate with them on this project. We're excited to share our new home collection with those looking for a bit of luxury in their daily lives."
The new luxury collection is designed with the discerning consumer in mind; one who has a deep appreciation for quality and style. The Summer 2016 collection is initially comprised of 17 products featuring towels, sheets, throws and robes with an accessory line expansion coming soon. 'Sleep Like A King' includes:
The bath terry comes in seven elegant colors with five collections named after a few of the Kings' favorite locations: Rome, London, Paris, Beverly Hills and Hollywood
The bath terry is 100% cotton, thick and luxurious with Hi-Bloom™ technology which allows for a fast drying and softer towel after each wash. Each collection includes a bath towel, hand towel, bath mat and washcloth
The Bed linen collections vary from 400-700 thread counts in 100% Cotton or 100% Egyptian Cotton options. Each of the three refined designs are available in sets which include a fitted and flat sheet and pillowcases. Sham and pillowcase sets are also available
The Baby Alpaca Throw collection is available in four natural colors. They're made of the softest wool of the treasured Alpacas from the mountains of Peru. They're sumptuously soft and silky, and naturally hypoallergenic.
"Larry King has been one of the most trusted voices in news for decades while his wife, Shawn, has always had an unbelievable eye for style. Together they've created an extraordinary collection. We're proud to help them make their vision a reality that gives consumers the hotel luxury experience at home," said Walter Pelaez, CEO, Sobel Westex.
The exclusive home accessories expansion will include Men's and Women's robe collections featuring a lavish and lightweight material that will be available in three colors. Additional items will include slippers that are both comfortable and sophisticated, handcrafted soaps and 100% soy wax candles and diffusers made of phthalate-free fragrances and essential oils. The candles and diffusers will be available in five rich, full scents that are inspired by worldwide destinations – from SOHO, Athens and Tahiti to Saint-Tropez and Beijing.
About Larry King: Emmy and Peabody Award-winning host Larry King is a media icon. In the summer of 2012, his collaboration with wife Shawn and Carlos Slim heralded in the launch of the digital television network Ora.tv. Dubbed "the most remarkable talk-show host ever" by TV Guide and "master of the mike" by Time Magazine, after more than 25 years at CNN, King continues his brilliant career with his talk shows "Larry King Now" and "PoliticKING," broadcast on Ora.tv, Hulu and distributed worldwide via The RT Network. In October 2014, Larry with his wife Shawn launched their Podcast One show "Back and Forth with Shawn & Larry King." King has interviewed more than 50,000 people over the course of his legendary career, which started in radio, continued to television and is now making history online. With his natural, conversational interview style, he has not only changed the landscape of cable television and television news, but also is now blazing a trail in the digital space. In 2010, Larry was the recipient of a Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. He is currently nominated for two Daytime Emmy Awards for 2016.
About Shawn King: Shawn King is a performer, host and entrepreneur. She began performing at the age of three as a child studio vocalist, singing vocals for motion pictures, television, commercials and records for a diverse and celebrated group of artists including Neil Diamond, The Beach Boys, Herb Albert, Sergio Mendez, Bobby Sherman, Burt Bacharach and famed Grammy Award-winning songwriter and record producer David Foster. Her solo CD, "In My Own Backyard" was received with critical acclaim. She has also recorded duets with the legendary Willie Nelson and Glen Campbell. Her television career includes appearances on "Knight Rider," "The A-Team," "Who's The Boss," "It's Gary Shandling's Show," "Full House," "Simon & Simon" and "Empty Nest". She hosted USA Cable Network's weekly television entertainment-news show, "Hollywood Insider," interviewing top film, television and recording artists and she currently co-hosts the Podcast One show "Back and Forth with Shawn & Larry King." In 2015, she co-produced and starred in the film "Christmas Eve" with Patrick Stewart. King conceived and co-founded Ora TV with her husband Larry and Carlos Slim, and as a board member, continues to be actively involved. As an entrepreneur, she personally developed, patented and launched the first consumer-friendly hair extension product through her Luxurious Hair infomercial in partnership with the American Telecast Corporation.
About Sobel Westex: Sobel Westex, a Las Vegas-based company, with showrooms and distribution centers in New Jersey, Orlando, Honolulu, Bremen, Shanghai, Macau and Hong Kong is the preferred luxury bath and bedding provider to the hospitality industry; supplying the largest and most prestigious hotel brands in the world for decades.