You might think all weighted blankets are pretty much the same. They’re just blankets with stuff in them to make them heavy, right?
Kinda. But there’s a lot more behind weighted blankets than that though.
Plus, there is a heck of a lot of difference between the weighted blankets you buy at a discount department store and the quality blankets you get from the manufacturer. Sure, it’s easy to walk into your local big-named store and drop a $20 or two on a cheap weighted blanket. But then you won’t get an authentic weighted blanket experience. You’ll just get a lumpy, bulky, too-hot-to-sleep-under blanket.
So what makes direct-to-the-consumer weighted blankets better than those you buy at McCheapo-R-Us? It all has to do with what is in a weighted blanket. Each element needs to be high quality:
- The weighted blanket weights. (Don’t think dumbbells, think more like weighted blanket filling - sorta like a Twinkie’s cream filling, but not as tasty.)