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Head to I Spy DIY for a brilliant tutorial for making a DIY blanket ladder.
Not only perfect for storing a few blankets close by in the cold months, but also for hanging other homewares – hanging planters, magazines, trinkets…
I Spy DIY
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For a chilly evening, for an afternoon picnic, for adding texture to the bed styling, for packing for that last minute camping trip; this gorgeous stripe and geometric blanket in the Zara Home sale is a must-buy.
Available at £15.99 reduced from £29.99
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Grab a bargain in the Zara sale, this waffle knit-effect blanket has an incredible reduction, from £49.99 to £9.99
Throw over a feature armchair or use to add a pop of colour in a neutral room. The knit-effect texture will add depth to an interior – plus keep the chill off in the cold nights.
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Now that the hot weather is well an truly behind us, it’s time to embrace the winter months and start creating cosy homes that you can’t wait to get back too.
As often happens around now, we start to turn our thoughts to soft furnishings like throws and cushions. Stores are full of textures like faux fur rugs, knitted blankets and soft pile cushion covers.
The colour pallette is subtle with muted tones of nature, including stone, browns, camel and grey.
pouffe / ikea.com [ £45 ], cushion cover / hm.com [ £12.99 ]
throw / westelm.co.uk [ from £149 ], rug / johnlewis.com [ £25 ], throw / habitat.co.uk [ £120 ]
blanket / zarahome.com [ £79.99 ], cushion / frenchconnection.com [ £40 ]
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Animal print is still a strong trend and this affordable patterned throw from ASOS at just £35 is a great update for a lounge, perfect strewn over an outdoor seating area for a light cover up when the sun goes down or great to have handy for a picnic.
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This woven cotton mix throw from anthropologie.com is a great addition to any room. The stripes and oversized pom poms add a touch of fun and cosiness.
Available in 2 other colour ways and only £58
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During January there is nothing better than curly up on the sofa in the evenings wrapped in a warm blanket. So why not try making your own.
The last couple if years has seen arm knitting grow in popularity and its a fun way to create your very own chunky knit blanket.
Perfect for a bedroom or living room!
Give it a go by following the tutorial at woolcouturecompany.com
home: favourite thing [ pom pom blankets ]
A big favourite of ours, Rockett St George has just launched a gorgeous selection of new arrivals and our pick is these stunning pom pom blankets.
These cotton blankets have been designed in house and handmade in Morocco using traditional techniques.
‘A delightful mix of old and new, the stunning Cotton Pom Pom Blankets are handwoven on traditional wooden looms using weaving and dyeing techniques that have not changed in over fifty years’
Available to pre-order now in 6 colour ways [ from £145 ]
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Trying to keep warm this week? Need some new blankets or throws? Then why not treat yourself to one of Anthropologies gorgeous selection. Choose from cotton mix or wool, embroidered or fringed all with a lovely Spring colour pallete.
Available now at anthropologie.com
Clockwise from top left :
Palo Alto throw £118
Edna blanket £118
Santana throw £48
Shape Study throw £138
Rani throw £88
Delphine throw £158
home: found this [ blankets & throws ]
As Autumn is in full swing and Winter around the corner, now is a great time to invest in the perfect blanket. We have found a gorgeous selection at thefuturekept.com
Choose from blankets & throws in Merino lambswool, recycled wool and eco wool. All ethically made in the UK or Sweden.
[ Prices start from £18 ]
Head to thefuturekept.com to see the full collection.