The Blankie is back with a gorgeous new colour palette for autumn/winter 2008 on sale in High Tide, The Quay, Westport. Wonderful for warming up the winter months without worrying about your heating bill or your carbon footprint, the Blankie lap duvet has won many admirers for its convenient size, top-quality feather and down filling, and its beautiful colours.
Whether expanding your personal Blankie collection, or looking for the perfect Christmas present, the new Blankie collection is a delight! In response to demand, there’s now a Blankie for the boys! The Monochrome Blankie is a seriously butch Blankie in black and slate grey – to fit in with even the most macho décor!
Dark chocolate is paired with light blue for a Cool Chocolate Blankie or deep pink for the Hot Chocolate Blankie. If you’ve a passion for purple, the Love Lavender Blankie contrasts a pale lilac against strong lavender for a very indulgent look.
The Cool Blue Blankie matches a deep navy blue against the palest of duck egg blues, a really restful calming combination. At the other end of the scale, because some like it hot, the Red Hot Blankie is fiery red and deep pink – one of the most popular colour combinations since Blankie first launched.
This season also sees the launch of My First Blankie, in a choice of baby blue or baby pink.
Each Blankie measures 60” by 40” and is filled with a 70 per cent down and 30 per cent feather mix, and box stitched in 100 per cent combed cotton so that the Blankie stays evenly filled. Easy to machine wash and tumble dry, your Blankie will give you years of luxurious comfort.
Available in stores nationwide, priced around €50, each Blankie comes with its own colour co-ordinated stuff bag, making it easy to carry with you, whether for a day out or on a long journey, or just to tidy away! The Blankie is the perfect gift for young or old, or just even as a treat for yourself! For full information on where to buy a Blankie, visit: www.blankie.ie