The name ‘throw’ when referring to a blanket inspires a relaxed feeling of home comfort; the fact that you can simply throw the piece across furniture and manage to make it look great speak volumes about the effortless charm and practical nature of the item. First applied to coverlets of Afghan origin, the Afghan blanket or throw is a knitted or crocheted wrap that can serve in versatile fashion as wrap, bedspread or cover. Bringing about a full range of designs from the simplest kinds of protection against a chill right up to the sheer glamour of high fashion, throws are able to work their wonders in a variety of compelling ways.
The Esta Silver Throw from the Kylie at Home collection (above and top)is a case in point. Showing off a truly high quality of finish, the throw offers a glorious combination of art-deco inspired artistry alongside a a style and finish beautifully unique. Capable of providing a classy addition to all kinds of furniture and upholstery, the throw is something to be admired and will always be capable of giving off a distinctive element of creative elegance wherever it is deployed.
The Esta Truffle Throw (above) also from the Kylie at Home collection is another coverlet with glamour and opulence as its primary focus. Waves of obsidian sequin set against a backdrop of truffle satin highlight the depth of luxury on show. The superbly designed coverlet will bring a classic style and finish to any bedroom or living room, whether used as part of the Esta Bedding set or as an individual item.
The above Grey Throw with Gold Dots by Bloomingville is perfect for bringing a stylish new look to your bedroom or lounge. The 100% cotton throw has been designed with comfort in mind, with a polyester filing providing an extra source of luxury and warmth. The uniquely stylish addition of metallic gold dots creates a welcoming look ideal for relaxing with around the home.
The Chunky Knit Throw from Ted Baker (above) has its main focus on offering a good deal of warmth. Provide resolute service even on the coldest of days, the wool and acrylic mix throw will be able to keep you warm whatever’s going on outside. The wonderfully soft coverlet is perfect for hiding under on the sofa when staying warm and cozy are distinct priorities. The rustic charm of the throw is a therefore a thing of practical beauty and a go-to for when the weather’s not so agreeable.
So with that. why not take a look at the throws available right now and imagine comfort and beautiful design interacting seamlessly? It could, as they say, be a wrap!