When the weather outside is frightful, nothing beats hibernating underneath a fluffy blanket like this one. With a flannel face and sherpa reverse, the reversible throw feels luxuriously comfortable and lightweight at the same time. The wrinkle-resistant fabric is machine-washable, and the 14 color choices allow you to match the blanket to your decor. Available on Amazon; $23.99.
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Made of machine washable polyester, this blanket is the perfect companion for cozy nights on the couch. Choose from four sizes (king, queen, twin, and 60" x 50" throw) and 25 different colors for easy customization. As an added bonus, the plush fleece surface has anti-static properties and resists animal hair. Available on Amazon; $19.99.
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Wool blankets are more expensive than their polyester counterparts, and with good reason: wool is durable, moisture-wicking, and exceptionally warm. This blanket is made withpremium virgin Merino wool. Homeowners and campers will love the finish, double-stitched edging, and large 66" x 90” size—but be warned that it’s dry clean only. Available on Amazon; $69.99.
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Cozy Cable Knit
Not cold enough for a heavy fleece blanket? Then pick up this cable knit cotton throw instead! The delicate material provides warmth and softness without feeling too heavy, making it ideal for use in the summer, fall, and spring months. Available in 12 colors, the durable cotton blanket also resists fading, doesn’t irritate sensitive skin, and holds up in the washing machine. Available on Amazon; $35.99.
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The Eddie Bauer Fleece Throws, available in a few different designs, rely on patterns and woven textures to create a country-style aesthetic. For added warmth, the blanket has two different sides: polar fleece and sherpa fleece. Available at Eddie Bauer; $37.50.
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Are your heating bills through the roof? This Sunbeam electric blanket lets you turn down the thermostat without sacrificing warmth. Choose between 20 different heat seatings with a controller, then lavish in the heat of the velvet plush blanket, which auto-adjusts during use for consistent temperature. Homeowners will enjoy the selectable auto-off function, pre-heating features, and sophisticated dusty blue color. The blanket is designed to fit on a queen-sized bed. Available on Amazon; $118.90.
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This tartan blanket resembles a comfortable closet staple: your well-worn flannel shirt. Despite its lightweight appearance, though, the polyester throw is incredibly soft, thick, and ideal for blustering winter nights. What’s more, the multi-colored plaid design (with brown, beige, cream, and blue colors) elevates any home interior. Available on Amazon; $31.34.
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More than 3,000 Amazon customers gave this blanket 4.3 stars, thanks to its soft texture, lightweight design, and affordable price tag. The machine-washable microfiber polyester resists wrinkles, shedding, and fading—making it ideal for a variety of occasions, whether it’s an outdoor sporting game or indoor movie marathon. With 16 color choices and four sizes, the customizable accessory is a warm addition to any room of the house. Available on Amazon; $15.99.
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A Furry Find
Faux fur is undeniably comfortable, but it’s also stylish and elegant. When you’re done cuddling with this Faux Fur Throw, turn it into decor by draping it over a chair, bed, sofa, or other piece of furniture. It will add eye-catching texture to any room in the house! Available at Target; $24.99.
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If you’re looking for a classic blanket, this knitted option is a safe bet. The simple designs works with any decor scheme, while the chevron pattern adds textural interest. The blanket is breathable and lightweight—perfect for year-round use. Available at Wayfair; $99.99.
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