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10 Easy Pieces: Lightweight Cotton Blankets

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Jul 11, 2013 01:05 AM
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by Alexa Hotz last modified Jul 10, 2013

Last December, we sleuthed out the best  wool blankets  for the winter bed. Now that summer's here, we've rounded up the best lightweight cotton blankets for summer's warmer evenings. Above: The Swedish Knit Blanket has a loose honeycomb weave in 100 percent cotton; $85 from Brookfarm General Store. Above: Restoration Hardware's  Garment-Dyed Basket Weave Throw  is woven from 100 percent cotton in Bolivia and finished in California with a garment dye; available in 16 shades for $199. Above: Brahms Mount's  Cotton Herringbone Throw  is made in Maine in slate gray or navy cotton thread and measures 50 by 72 inches; $220 each from Alder & Co. in Portland, Oregon. Above: Ikea's ultra-affordable  Ursula Blanket  in white is made from 100 percent cotton and measures 71 by 47 inches for $29.99 Above: The Geneva Blue Full-Queen Blanket is made from a lightweight cotton for $129.95 from Crate & Barrel. The blanket is also available in Twin and King sizes and in Green , Grey and Wheat colors. Above: Designed by Yumiko Sekine of Fog Linen in Tokyo and produced in Lithuania, the Fog Linen Cotton Blanket has an open weave with a 7 inch border with a navy blue accent for $134 from Muhs Home. Also available through Folklore in the UK; contact for restock dates. Above: From Area Bedding, the Harry Blanket is a classic herringbone pattern in cotton and available in five different colors for $235 for the full/queen size blanket from Lekker Home. Above: The Eileen Fisher Gauzy Cotton Blanket & Throw is available in Muslin (left) and Pure White; prices range from $98-$198 from Garnet Hill. Above: The  White Herringbone Bed Blanket  is made from cotton sourced from Maine and priced at $315 for the full/queen size blanket from Serena & Lily. Above: The Organic Plissé Blanket is woven from 100 percent organic cotton that is certified by the Global Organic Textiles Standard and 230-thread-count; $99 for the full/queen size blanket from West Elm. Above: Designed by Anki Spets of Area Bedding the Clara Blanket is made from a cotton textured weave in five different colors and two sizes: full/queen and king; $365 for the full/queen size from Lekker Home. Above: The Cotton Moss Stitch Blanket measures 50 by 60 inches and is available in white (shown) and grey for $150 each from Olmay Home. Above: Coyuchi's  Aspen Weave Blanket  is made from 100 percent, soft cotton yarn and available in six different colors; $333 for the full/queen size blanket. For those remodeling their sleeping area or simply seeking inspiration, sift through all our posts related to the Bedroom in our archive; like Canopy Beds , Bedside Water Carafes and a list of our Favorite Mattresses .  Considered Design Awards: Vote for Your Favorites in Each Category Once a Day Remodelista Reader Finalists Remodelista Professional Finalists Gardenista Finalists Best Dining Space Best Dining Space Best Architectural Feature Best Office Space Best Office Space Best Indoor Garden Best Kitchen Space Best Kitchen Space Best Urban Garden Best Bath Space Best Bath Space Best Edible Garden Best Bedroom Space Best Bedroom Space Best Outdoor Room   Best Children’s Space  






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