Choosing the Right Weighed Blanket For You
Tips for choosing the most suitable blanket for your night!
A red hot product has been launched to the market for the past 2 years. A weighted blanket, some reports that can decrease stress, anxiety and insomnia. However, we don't know how effective it is; and it is quite expensive as well.
Tips 1 - determine the right weight for you - Weighted Blanket Vancouver
There are varies of weighted available in the market, 5, 10, 15, 20, 25lbs... As a rule of thumb, 8-10% of your weight is the best suitable blanket weight for you.
Using experience: I weighed around 198 pounds, I've chosen 20lbs heavy blanket before, feeling like a bit light - not heavy enough. Then I've purchased another king-size one - 25lbs. This is a bit overweight - after putting the blanket onto the body, feeling like hard to breathe. Strongly recommend not to purchase an overweight blanket.
Tips 2 - Which material should full in the blanket? Glass Beads/plastic pallet/sand?
Glass beads and plastic pellet, glass bead are smaller than poly-pellets. Some consumers might worry about the pellet might contain toxins and chemicals. In nowadays, all pellet must testify before export - not to worry it too much.
Sand - it is too tiny; easy to leak out; we are not going to cover too much on this article.
Either glass beads or plastic pellet, they both can be a very good material to fill into the blanket.
Tips 3 - Sewing Technology
As the blanket contains glass beads or plastic pellet - they are tiny.
ZnL Blanket using 3D sewing method: Locking the glass beads tightly but leave them some space to move - preventing the leakage.
Tips 4 - Should I spend another 40-50 dollar to purchase a blanket cover?
If you are worried your blanket will get some stains, we strongly recommend purchasing the removable cover. Some covers made by bamboo - usually used in summertime. Some cover made by minky, it is warmer - for winter.
Most breathable material is the cotton - not too cold, not too warm - good for all seasons.
Thank you for reading.