Now that the cold weather is here to stay, it is time to keep warm without turning the heat up in your home,
Green Tip: For every degree you lower the thermostat, you'll save between 1-3% off of your heating bill...just imagine how much energy that would save if everyone lowered their thermostat in the winter.
instead turn up the heat under an eco-friendly blanket...
Angela Adams Baby Alpaca Throw in Olive currently on sale for $165 instead of $395 at One King's Lane (sale ending soon)
Designer Micheal Smith
Serena and Lily Alpaca Throw $148 in a variety of gorgeous and rich colors
Designer Miles Redd
Pendelton Glacier National Park Blanket $160/twin (my parents have had theirs for over 20 years and they look brand new...the blankets, not my parents ;)
Image via House Beautiful
Jonathon Adler Baby Alpaca Throw $295
eBay (a great source for gently used wool/alpaca blankets...the most eco-friendly way to go)
Vintage Fotrama Alpaca Wool Throw (Sold for $80)
Raid your Grandmother's Closet for some great finds...
Image: Apartment Therapy
Stay warm with wool, alpaca and used blankets (you can always clean or shrink and make a lap blanket)!!!