Well, the weather has certainly turned cooler. We think this is the perfect time to snuggle up on the sofa with a wool throw. But let’s not add to climate change or landfill. Recycled wool throws are just as beautiful and tend to be cheaper. What’s not to like? Here are our recommendations:
120cm x 150cm
You won’t get a cheaper recycled woollen throw than this one from the Future Kept. This company make their throws and blankets using the ends of yarns so nothing is wasted. As a result, there are loads of different colours and all in a tartan pattern. No two throws are the same. Hand wash only.
120cm x 180cm
This recycled throw would look lovely in a bedroom or even a bathroom setting. Made entirely from recycled materials, including recycled plastic bottles and cotton, hand wash it on cold and hang flat to dry.
This woollen throw shows that tartan doesn’t have to be old-fashioned. A lovely modern twist on a traditional pattern here and isn’t the colour palette gorgeous? If you don’t agree there are plenty of other colours to choose from. We like the thickness and softness and you can chuck it in the washing machine. 70% recycled wool, 30% mixed fibres saved from landfill. Machine wash on wool cycle.
Also available in grey, this recycled throw is an easy way to upgrade your living space with a bright yellow theme. Lots of 5star reviews from happy customers.
120cm x 150cm
Help support the National Trust and keep yourself snuggly and warm with this recycled wool throw. Made from end cuts of yarn so nothing is wasted, and every single throw is unique. Each throw is handmade using 100& recycled wool. Hand wash only.
130cm x 180cm
You wouldn’t think that this woollen throw is made from recycled plastic bottles. It feels like soft wool and is super-comfy. There are lots of different colours and patterns available. What we love is because of the composition and materials it is mite-proof. Wash at 30 degrees. Fully recyclable at the end of its life.
145cm x 190cm
Use this across your sofa or bed or to keep you warm on a chilly night. The tight-knit weave and brushed texture are perfect for snuggling and you can machine wash them so they are really practical. 70% recycled wool, 30% mixed fibres saved from landfill.
230cm x 130cm
Made entirely from recycled plastic bottles, this striped throw is perfect for keeping your knees warm while you are working at your home station. Or, use it to cuddle up on the sofa. Thanks to the material, it is hardwearing and moth-resistant. Machine washable.