12 Cozy Throw Blankets Worth Putting On Couch Duty (So Your Duvet Can Rest)

Cortne Bonilla
·6 min read

We don't know who needs to hear this, but: it's time to stop dragging your duvet from your bedroom to your living room and then back again every night. Your oversized quilted comforter has no business on the couch with your dog and Netflix snacks — give it a break and just add that cozy throw you wish you had bought months ago to your cart already. And, if you're stumped on which snuggly style to buy, we've gone ahead and done the blanket-browsing work for you.

In our new inside-based lives, comfiness has never been more vital — and in our new inside-based chilly seasons, warmth has never been so coveted. Just take a look at all the cozy-adjacent trends (from cabincore to fleece fashion and loungewear) pulsating in popularity. Throw blankets are an easy and affordable way to add a touch of coziness to your space; with a vast range of styles and price points available at a myriad of our favorite retailers. There's everything from exaggerated chunky-knit types for aesthetically-minded loungers, cloud-like alpaca iterations for those seeking warmth, and even organic cotton throws for the more eco-conscious among us.

Ahead, find 12 very cozy throw blankets (all toting top ratings and glowing customer praise) that are worth putting on couch duty so your duvet can rest.

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<h2>Bearaby Cotton Napper</h2><br>Movie nights, midday naps, and couch-lounging will never be the same. In a good way. <br><br><strong>Comfort Critics Say:</strong> "This blanket is perfection! My partner was skeptical of it at first but now I have to fight with him (and the dog) every night over who gets to use it. Not to mention I’ve gotten so many compliments on how cute it is." - <em>Sarah R.</em><br><br><em><a href="https://bearaby.com/collections/all" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Shop" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Shop</a></em> <em><a href="https://bearaby.com/collections/all" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Bearaby" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Bearaby</a></em><br><br><strong>Bearaby</strong> Cotton Napper, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Ffave.co%2F2KHYhk6" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Bearaby" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Bearaby</a>

Bearaby Cotton Napper


Movie nights, midday naps, and couch-lounging will never be the same. In a good way.

Comfort Critics Say: "This blanket is perfection! My partner was skeptical of it at first but now I have to fight with him (and the dog) every night over who gets to use it. Not to mention I’ve gotten so many compliments on how cute it is." - Sarah R.

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Bearaby Cotton Napper, $, available at Bearaby
<h2>Boll & Branch Pickstick Bed Blanket </h2><br>This bed-sized blanket is woven from the label's thickest and coziest 100% organic cotton yarn with a contrasting stitch. <br><br><strong>Comfort Critics Say:</strong> "Lightweight enough for summer but still cozy too. It fits our king-sized bed beautifully and I can’t wait to get a duvet set to complete the look." - <em>Jennifer P.</em><br><br><strong><em><a href="https://www.bollandbranch.com/pages/bedding" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Shop Boll & Branch" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Shop Boll & Branch</a></em></strong> <br><br><strong>Boll And Branch</strong> Pickstitch Bed Blanket, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Ffave.co%2F37DK1BT" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Boll And Branch" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Boll And Branch</a>

Boll & Branch Pickstick Bed Blanket


This bed-sized blanket is woven from the label's thickest and coziest 100% organic cotton yarn with a contrasting stitch.

Comfort Critics Say: "Lightweight enough for summer but still cozy too. It fits our king-sized bed beautifully and I can’t wait to get a duvet set to complete the look." - Jennifer P.

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Boll And Branch Pickstitch Bed Blanket, $, available at Boll And Branch
<h2>Tuft And Needle Recycled Yarn Throw Blanket</h2><br>Let's call this: the most beloved eco blanket on the internet. This blanket is made from upcycled materials, so it's both cozy and sustainable. <br><br><strong>Comfort Critics Say:</strong> "I have had this quilt for over a year and I love it just as much now as I did when I first bought it! The quality is so nice, it feels so soft to the touch and it's just enough to take off the chill when our ceiling fan is on." - <em>Rhondasal</em><br><br><strong><em><a href="https://www.brooklinen.com/search?type=product&q=throw" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Shop Tuft And Needle" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Shop Tuft And Needle</a></em></strong><br><br><strong>Tuft And Needle</strong> Recycled Yarn Throw Blanket, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.tuftandneedle.com%2Fthrow-blanket" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Tuft And Needle" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Tuft And Needle</a>

Tuft And Needle Recycled Yarn Throw Blanket


Let's call this: the most beloved eco blanket on the internet. This blanket is made from upcycled materials, so it's both cozy and sustainable.

Comfort Critics Say: "I have had this quilt for over a year and I love it just as much now as I did when I first bought it! The quality is so nice, it feels so soft to the touch and it's just enough to take off the chill when our ceiling fan is on." - Rhondasal

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Tuft And Needle Recycled Yarn Throw Blanket, $, available at Tuft And Needle
<h2>Three Posts Jetton Throw</h2><br>Not only does this throw blanket come in multiple pretty colors, but it's also the most affordable on this list. On sale for just $34.99, you'll find yourself buried beneath this snuggly style-maker. <br><br><strong>Comfort Critics Say:</strong> "Exactly what I was looking for to cover a spot on my chair that won’t come out! The throw is exactly the color shown online (not always the case) and is soft and cozy. Has a little ‘dressed up’ pattern so it looks nice in a more formal living room." - <em>Kathleen</em> <br><br><strong><em><a href="https://fave.co/2LYBFML" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Shop Wayfair" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Shop Wayfair </a></em></strong><br><br><strong>Three Posts</strong> Jetton Throw, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Ffave.co%2F2WGOflH" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Wayfair" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Wayfair</a>

Three Posts Jetton Throw


Not only does this throw blanket come in multiple pretty colors, but it's also the most affordable on this list. On sale for just $34.99, you'll find yourself buried beneath this snuggly style-maker.

Comfort Critics Say: "Exactly what I was looking for to cover a spot on my chair that won’t come out! The throw is exactly the color shown online (not always the case) and is soft and cozy. Has a little ‘dressed up’ pattern so it looks nice in a more formal living room." - Kathleen

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Three Posts Jetton Throw, $, available at Wayfair
<h2>Coyuchi Cozy Cotton Organic Blanket</h2><br>Plush to the touch, organic cotton combines with chenille to make a lightweight yet snuggly household staple. <br><br><strong>Comfort Critics Say:</strong> "I had no idea I could love a blanket this much! The waffle-like texture is what attracted me to purchase but the light-weight warm, cozy and super soft fabric is just unreal." - <em>Rachel H</em> <br><br><em><strong><a href="https://www.coyuchi.com/bed/blankets.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Shop Coyuchi" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Shop Coyuchi</a> </strong></em><br><br><strong>Coyuchi</strong> Cozy Cotton Organic Blanket, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.coyuchi.com%2Forganic-cozy-cotton-blanket.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Coyuchi" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Coyuchi</a>

Coyuchi Cozy Cotton Organic Blanket


Plush to the touch, organic cotton combines with chenille to make a lightweight yet snuggly household staple.

Comfort Critics Say: "I had no idea I could love a blanket this much! The waffle-like texture is what attracted me to purchase but the light-weight warm, cozy and super soft fabric is just unreal." - Rachel H

Shop Coyuchi

Coyuchi Cozy Cotton Organic Blanket, $, available at Coyuchi
<h2>MadiMStore Chunky Wool Knit Throw Blanket</h2><br>You can't go wrong with a handmade, chunky knitted merino wool throw in an oversized silhouette. <br><br><strong>Comfort Critics Say:</strong> "Very lovely, soft, and cozy. It’s a hit with my daughter, too. Will hopefully stay with her until college and beyond. Thank you!" - <em>Jenn S. </em><br><br><strong><em><a href="https://fave.co/3mGIVcN" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Shop Etsy" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Shop Etsy</a></em></strong><br><br><strong>MadiMStore</strong> Chunky Knit Throw Blanket, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Ffave.co%2F37DmRvm" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Etsy" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Etsy</a>

MadiMStore Chunky Wool Knit Throw Blanket


You can't go wrong with a handmade, chunky knitted merino wool throw in an oversized silhouette.

Comfort Critics Say: "Very lovely, soft, and cozy. It’s a hit with my daughter, too. Will hopefully stay with her until college and beyond. Thank you!" - Jenn S.

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MadiMStore Chunky Knit Throw Blanket, $, available at Etsy
<h2>BarefootDreams CozyChic Throw Blanket </h2><br>This neutral-colored throw is both inviting and isolated blanket-burrito-worthy. <br><br><strong>Comfort Critics Say:</strong> "Snatched one up during the anniversary sale and I love it! I had two already one in cream and one in stone. Remember to wash in cold and use very low heat and no fabric softener and these will last you forever. They are so soft, lightweight and snuggly!" - <em>Barbara A</em><br><br><strong><em><a href="https://fave.co/37qmKUo" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Shop Nordstrom" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Shop Nordstrom</a></em></strong> <br><br><strong>BAREFOOT DREAMS®</strong> CozyChic Throw Blanket, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.nordstrom.com%2Fs%2Fbarefoot-dreams-cozychic-throw-blanket" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Nordstrom" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Nordstrom</a>

BarefootDreams CozyChic Throw Blanket


This neutral-colored throw is both inviting and isolated blanket-burrito-worthy.

Comfort Critics Say: "Snatched one up during the anniversary sale and I love it! I had two already one in cream and one in stone. Remember to wash in cold and use very low heat and no fabric softener and these will last you forever. They are so soft, lightweight and snuggly!" - Barbara A

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BAREFOOT DREAMS® CozyChic Throw Blanket, $, available at Nordstrom
<h2>Rives Striped Throw Blanket</h2><br>Forget about humans for a while — this brightly-colored throw will offer you all the hugs you'd need from the comfort of your accent chair. <br><br><strong>Comfort Critics Say:</strong> "I bought two of these as a gift and they are so beautiful, great quality, gorgeous colors, and really warm. I ended up keeping one for myself!" - <em>Victoria D</em>.<br><br><strong><em><a href="https://www.anthropologie.com/bedding-throws" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Shop Anthropologie" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Shop Anthropologie</a></em></strong> <br><br><strong>Anthropologie</strong> Rives Striped Throw Blanket, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.anthropologie.com%2Fshop%2Frives-striped-throw-blanket" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Anthropologie" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Anthropologie</a>

Rives Striped Throw Blanket


Forget about humans for a while — this brightly-colored throw will offer you all the hugs you'd need from the comfort of your accent chair.

Comfort Critics Say: "I bought two of these as a gift and they are so beautiful, great quality, gorgeous colors, and really warm. I ended up keeping one for myself!" - Victoria D.

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Anthropologie Rives Striped Throw Blanket, $, available at Anthropologie
<h2>Standard Textile Home Plaid Wool Throw Blanket </h2><br>Made in Italy, this creamy-hued throw blanket provides the right amount of statement and functionality. <br><br><strong>Comfort Critics Say:</strong> "Looks lovely with the buffalo plaid pillows I have on my couch. Nice for snuggling under on a chilly day." - <em>Peg D. </em><br><br><strong><em><a href="https://standardtextilehome.com/collections/duvet-inserts" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Shop Standard Textile Home" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Shop Standard Textile Home</a></em></strong><br><br><strong>standard textile home</strong> Wool Plaid Throw Beige, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fstandardtextilehome.com%2Fproducts%2Fcashmere-plaid-throw" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:standard textile home" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">standard textile home</a>

Standard Textile Home Plaid Wool Throw Blanket


Made in Italy, this creamy-hued throw blanket provides the right amount of statement and functionality.

Comfort Critics Say: "Looks lovely with the buffalo plaid pillows I have on my couch. Nice for snuggling under on a chilly day." - Peg D.

Shop Standard Textile Home

standard textile home Wool Plaid Throw Beige, $, available at standard textile home
<h2>Riley Home Chunky Knit Throw</h2><br>Durable and soft, this chunky knit has been featured across a variety of publications for one reason: ultimate comfort. <br><br><strong>Comfort Critics Say:</strong> "This blanket is soft and has a great color. It has never pilled, pulled, or shed, and it washes great! It's also a great size — very appealing to look at. So happy with my purchase." - <em>Mandy M</em> <br><br><strong><em><a href="https://www.rileyhome.com/bedding/coverlets-blankets-throws" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Shop Riley Home" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Shop Riley Home</a></em></strong><br><br><strong>Riley Home</strong> Chunky Knit Throw, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.rileyhome.com%2Fchunky-knit-throw%3Fsscid%3Da1k4_ke6cy" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Riley Home" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Riley Home</a>

Riley Home Chunky Knit Throw


Durable and soft, this chunky knit has been featured across a variety of publications for one reason: ultimate comfort.

Comfort Critics Say: "This blanket is soft and has a great color. It has never pilled, pulled, or shed, and it washes great! It's also a great size — very appealing to look at. So happy with my purchase." - Mandy M

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Riley Home Chunky Knit Throw, $, available at Riley Home
<h2>Diamanta Alpaca Throw Blanket</h2><br>There's no space in your home where this sustainably sourced alpaca throw blanket won't complement. Enjoy the edges finished with rows of hand-knotted fringe.<br><br><strong>Comfort Critics Say:</strong> "This blanket is lightweight but so warm. The colors are so soft and pretty. It feels delicate but it’s the perfect blanket to wrap up in—it’s not heavy or bulky." - <em>Sarah D</em><br><br><strong><em><a href="https://www.the-citizenry.com/collections/shop-all-throws-blankets" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Shop The Citizenry" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Shop The Citizenry</a></em></strong> <br><br><strong>The Citizenry</strong> Diamanta Alpaca Throw Blanket, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.the-citizenry.com%2Fproducts%2Fdiamanta-throw-dove-grey%3Fvariant%3D8286270213" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:The Citizenry" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">The Citizenry</a>

Diamanta Alpaca Throw Blanket


There's no space in your home where this sustainably sourced alpaca throw blanket won't complement. Enjoy the edges finished with rows of hand-knotted fringe.

Comfort Critics Say: "This blanket is lightweight but so warm. The colors are so soft and pretty. It feels delicate but it’s the perfect blanket to wrap up in—it’s not heavy or bulky." - Sarah D

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The Citizenry Diamanta Alpaca Throw Blanket, $, available at The Citizenry
<h2>Lambswool Striped Throw Blanket</h2><br>Lambswool and cashmere join cozy forces to create this striped blanket — ideal for the gift-giving season. <br><br><strong>Comfort Critics Say:</strong> "Great blanket! Snowe has impressed me with the quality of products and customer service. Can’t wait until I can explore more of their collection." - <em>Justin R</em><br><br><strong><em><a href="https://snowehome.com/collections/blankets-throws" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Shop Snowe" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Shop Snowe</a></em></strong> <br><br><strong>Snowe</strong> Striped Throw Blanket, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fsnowehome.com%2Fproducts%2Fstriped-throw%3Fvariant%3D410050560020" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Snowe" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Snowe</a>

Lambswool Striped Throw Blanket


Lambswool and cashmere join cozy forces to create this striped blanket — ideal for the gift-giving season.

Comfort Critics Say: "Great blanket! Snowe has impressed me with the quality of products and customer service. Can’t wait until I can explore more of their collection." - Justin R

Shop Snowe

Snowe Striped Throw Blanket, $, available at Snowe

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