The snow is falling, the fire is crackling, and you’re curled up on the couch, ready to do a little online holiday shopping—when you realize you have no idea where to start. It’s only as you’re sipping your cocoa and snuggling deeper into your favorite throw that the perfect gift idea lands in your lap—of course, a blanket!
A soft blanket is an ideal way to gift something soft, luxurious, and warm—and with Jack Frost knocking on everyone’s door, it’s also timely and necessary. But you don’t want to just gift any old blanket.
This is your chance to give a gift that is as unique as the person you’re shopping for. That’s why we’ve pulled together an entire list of nice blankets for sleep gifts that will have anyone wrapping you up in a big hug of thanks as they warm up with their new favorite gift.
You might wonder what makes a blanket1 a throw blanket and why that even matters. Simply put, a throw blanket is made for those cozy times when you want to be at maximum coziness without falling asleep. They’re the blankets you see over the backs of couches or curled up in those cute wicker baskets next to the fireplace.
If you’re searching for a throw blanket for Christmas gifting, here are a few ideas for inspiration:
Bedding and blankets play a major role in getting a good night’s sleep—they help keep your body relaxed and help regulate temperature.2 So with these blanket gifts, you won’t just be keeping them cozy—you may even help to elevate the quality of their sleep on chilly nights.
With these blanket gifts, you’re about to win Secret Santa for sure:
Weighted blankets are super comfy and cozy and literally built for relaxation. These blankets add an extra layer of warmth for those extra chilly nights. But don’t just take our word for it—these blankets also come with a range of scientifically proven benefits to help you feel more calm and relaxed, including:3
The idea is that a weighted blanket feels like a big, gentle hug, with the extra weight providing a light pressure that helps your body to feel more relaxed. It’s usually recommended that you choose a weighted blanket that weighs about 10% of your body weight, so choose one that comes in a few different weights and sizes—like this option from Casper.
If you’re still stumped on what blanket gifts would make the perfect present for someone on your list, then it’s time to check out a blanket robe. With the comfort of their favorite blanket combined with the convenience of a robe, this is one piece of loungewear they’ll never take off. Each time they wrap up in this beautiful blanket robe, they’ll thank you for next-level comfort and coziness.
Finding the perfect gift can seem like a puzzle—but the trick is to find items that everyone can enjoy and fine-tune your choice for their individual personality. Blankets are one of the perfect gifts for finding that sweet spot.
With Casper, it’s simple and easy to find the perfect blanket gift for anyone and everyone on your shopping list. From a classic throw blanket to a cozy crinkle coverlet, there’s a blanket gift as special and unique as each person you’re celebrating.