Blanket Ideas

There’s nothing more satisfyingthan coming home and snuggling into a warm blanket, whether it be a chunky knitted throw on an armchair or a sleek wool blanket on the end of the bed for extra cold nights. The right blanket makes the perfect nook to come home to, to ward off winter’s chill with a book and steaming cup of tea. You’ll find all manner of blankets among Trouva’s pages, all high quality, made with care and from independent designers.

Trouva strays from mass-produced blankets and instead has gone in search of unique, personal items from 150 of the UK’s best boutiques. We’ve done the hard work for you by searching out the best boutiques and then selecting their finest items that really shine with personality and creativity. The genius of Trouva is that we collect all these items in one place so that you have easy access to the best brands, while providing these independently owned boutiqueswith the ability to stand up against the big chains. Here are some of the brands we love to offer blankets from:

Wild Swans, now in Chiswick and Islington, focuses on Scandinavian fashion and design. The boutique stocks items from a wide range of Scandi designersWild Swans want customers to feel at ease in their locations, true to Scandinavian hospitality. Wild Swans offer simple, high quality blankets from the Swedish interior design brand Tell Me More. You’ll love their grey and white striped blanket in wool, and their off-white blanket in thick knitted cotton.

Nook was opened in Stoke Newington in 2012 by an experienced retail trio They share a love of design and interiors and desired to create a boutique that brought together the best items from across the UK and Europe. They aim to bring together a curated collection of items that are beautifully designed and will last for years. You’ll find the stylish Tina Ratzer Merino blanket from Nook, which comes from a Copenhagen based designer with a curiosity for geometric patterns and bright colours. This soft blanket comes in yellow, blue and grey, and would be perfect as an extra bed blanket to add warmth and colour.

Hus & Hem is another Trouva brand that stocks simple, Scandinavian blankets and homewares. Scandinavian style isn’t just about clean, white and minimal design. Scandinavian homes aim to be warm and welcoming, with plenty of colours, patterns and textures. However, these are never overwhelming or kitsch. Hum & Hem aim to bring this side of Scandi style to customers by offering all manner of things to decorate and brighten a home.

Blankets are ideal for making a home more warm and welcoming. Hus & Hem offer a huge range of colourful, stylishly patterned blankets. There are bright pink and orange geometric blankets in wool, a cosy blue and white blanket patterned with juniper berries, light washed linen blankets for chilly spring days or thick wool and alpaca blankets for deep winter nights.

You can feel good about buying from Trouva as we only work with independent boutiques that really care about the materials they use and how their products are made. We champion designers, artists and creators who love design and want to make unique items that people will love and treasure. We don���t believe in mass-produced wares and disposable fashion. So when you buy from Trouva rest assured that you’re supportingt the independent boutiques that still care about quality and beauty, not just the bottom line.

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