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OVERCOME BY HEAT IN THE NIGHT?

Whether it’s due to summer temperatures or menopausal sweats, you need a lightweight blanket that BREATHES!  Bed linens made of natural fibers are the answer and in the world of natural fibers, COTTON is king.

This selection of cotton blankets may help your dream of cooler nights come true…

In soothing neutrals for sweet dreams:

POTTERY BARN  Herringbone Organic Blanket

This classic pattern is woven of organic cotton grown in the USA and yarn dyed for lasting color. A  breathe-easy cover all year round.

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potterybarn.com

Queen $99.00   King $129.00

 

PEACOCK ALLEY’s muted colors come in a waffle texture. The Riviera Blanket  is 100% Egyptian cotton. It is made in Portugal and exudes European charm.

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peacockalley.com

Queen $160  King $180

LAND’S END sells a 100% Supima Cotton Blanket that is heralded for its softness.

Queen $129  King $159

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landsend.com

 

For color beyond your wildest dreams, consider these options

 

COMPANY STORE Easy-Care Classic Cotton Blanket

Bright  shades dominate the textured Easy-Care blanket  from THE COMPANY STORE

Queen $99.00 / King $119.00

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thecompanystore.com

 

Organic Cotton Honeycomb Blankets by bambeco

An ECO-Friendly option is sold by bambeco. Their honeycomb blankets promote sustainable living with style.  Made of a pure organic cotton weave bound in percale.

Queen $114 King $170

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bambeco.com

 

Ready for a real SPLURGE?  Dream away…

These luxury blankets may be pricey but if you amortize it over a lifetime you can rationalize this purchase and you’ll never regret it!

GARNET HILL’s soft, heirloom-quality Borderline Cotton Blanket is so beautifully made that one reviewer calls it “a work of art”. The fine, tight weave features a top border and turned hems.  100% combed long-staple ring-spun cotton made in the USA.

Queen $188   King $208

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garnethill.com

 

The HARRY BLANKET from LEKKER

The Harry is a soft 100% cotton blanket in a classic herringbone pattern.  Made in Portugal, it was created by Scandinavian designer Anki Spets whose work epitomizes the Swedish knack for beauty, simplicity, modernity and practicality.

Full/Queen $200.00      King $235.00

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lekkerhome.com

 

The Dream Modal Blanket by MATOUK  is the ultimate splurge!

MATOUK’S Dream Modal Blanket has been described as “ the world’s finest lightweight blanket” and  “as soft as cashmere.”  Woven in Switzerland, its supreme softness comes from its blend of truly breathable cotton and modal (a natural fiber) .

70% Modal fibers / 30% Egyptian Cotton.

Full/Queen $549.00    King $664.00

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matouk.com

 

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