Woven in Finland from 100% wool, this soft blanket is perfect for chilly winter nights. It features a repeating dotted design in red, mauve, and violet. This blend of warm tones resembles the wine that comes from the Bordeaux region of France, which lends this colorway its clever name. A fringed edge adds to the cozy appeal, making it a lovely home accent to drape across a sofa back when not in use. The beautiful blanket is also a thoughtful and timeless gift to give a loved one this season.
Four generations of weavers unite to create the heritage-strong brand of Lapuan Kankurit, and it is now run by Esko Hjelt and his wife Jaana. The family business began as a wool and felt boot factory in 1917 creating quality wool textiles. Today, the same heart and soul goes into Lapuan Kan... More Lapuan Kankurit
I got this as a present for my 90 year old mother. It is just gorgeous! She looks like a good witch out of some fairy tale when she sits wrapped up in it. I just asked her to describe it, and she said "It's a beautiful red! But a color beyond red!" because the weave, with fairy-like skill, combines shades of red in a fish-scale like pattern. It is so intriguing that visiting friends always want to touch it. And it it keeps her happily warm, too!