About this item
- Securely filled with small glass beads, not plastic pellets, for a smooth texture
- "Deep Touch Pressure” (DTP) uses gentle, distributed pressure across the body
- Box quilt design guarantees the beads won’t shift and the weight is evenly distributed throughout the blanket
- Recommended to be 8% - 12% of body weight
- Spot clean only
- Solid colors for timeless look
Q: Will this fit a twin or queen size bed?
A: A weighted blanket should not drape over the sides of the bed. So this may not be queen sized, but could be used for a single person on a queen bed.submitted byMFree - 5 years ago
A: Will it fit twin or queensubmitted byPat Kelsey - 5 years ago
A: Twin bed. I use it on my queen but only for myself.submitted byDisappointed - 5 years ago
A: It's only 4ft wide by 6 ft long. It's a throw size so definitely won't fit a queen might be usable on a twin.submitted byPW - 5 years ago
Q: what is it filled with to weight it? Glass beads?
A: 93% glass beadsand the other is polyester fiber. It’s a little noisy.submitted byRockme100 - 5 years ago
A: This blanket uses glass beadssubmitted bycmiller - 5 years ago
A: It’s definitely not noticeably noisy! The beads move when you move, settle when you settle. Less than the sound of sheets and blankets rustling when repositioning.submitted byMUMTUR2XRO - 5 years ago
A: We JUST bought one of these, and it now says 91% glass beadssubmitted bytrish926 - 3 years ago
Q: Is this machine washable
A: Hello Sweetmarch13, this blanket is spot-clean only as it may cause damage to a washing machinesubmitted bySealy Bedding Product Expert - 3 years agoBrand expert
A: Hello Sweetmarch13, this blanket is spot-clean only as it may cause damage to a washing machinesubmitted byProduct Expert - 3 years agoBrand expert
Q: How do you keep this clean?
A: Hello Jenna4lucia, this blanket is spot-clean only as it may cause damage to a washing machine.submitted byProduct Expert - 3 years agoBrand expert
A: Hello Jenna4lucia, this blanket is spot-clean only as it may cause damage to a washing machine.submitted bySealy Bedding Product Expert - 3 years agoBrand expert
Q: Does this blanket have ties on the side to be used with the Tranquility cover?
A: Hi SM, Unfortunately this blanket is not compatible with the cover. It will work with the Essentials or Temperature Balancing styles also by Tranquilitysubmitted bySealy Bedding Product Expert - 3 years agoBrand expert
A: Hi SM, Unfortunately this blanket is not compatible with the cover. It will work with the Essentials or Temperature Balancing styles also by Tranquilitysubmitted byProduct Expert - 3 years agoBrand expert
Q: Is this safe to use? Will it get me sick? Being made of glass and all?
A: Hi there, the glass beads are sewn inside of the blanket so you will not have any direct contact with the glass beads.submitted byAmerican Textile Co - 4 years ago
A: The glass beads are microscopic and leak through the fabric constantly. You will have glass beads everywhere. I'm returning mine because of this.submitted byani - 4 years ago
Q: Can you use or spray hydrogen peroxide on it since it it spot clean only? Just wanted to sanitize it before using.
A: Hi Healthynerd, we would not recommend using hydrogen peroxide as it could discolor the blanket.submitted byAmerican Textile Co - 4 years ago
A: a natural way to sanitize is using vinegar mixed with water. you could spray fabric softner on it to make it smell good too.submitted byd - 4 years ago
Q: Can this be used for children? I have a 72lb child with ADHD and not sure what weight to use
A: It's recommended that you use 10% of their body weight. So about 7-8 lbs.submitted byAmber - 5 years ago
A: The recommendation for weighted blankets is 10% of body weight +1-2lbs. So for a 72lb child, you’d want a blanket between 7-9lbs.submitted byRainCityMom - 5 years ago
Q: can you put the blanket in the dryer?
A: I would not put it in the washer or dryer because of the weight. I had one that weighed a little less and it broke my dryer belt. I am going to use a dry cleaners.submitted byPaula - 5 years ago
A: You can but only on low due to the materials inside.submitted bySM - 5 years ago
Q: Do the beads stay evenly distributed? Some weighted blankets are described as being box sewn to keep the beads evenly distributed. I didn't see that listed here.
A: The beads do stay evenly inside the blanket.submitted byPaula - 5 years ago
A: This blanket is box sewn so the beads don't empty to one spot on the blanket.submitted byRich - 5 years ago