Finding a bed throw for your child can be a process that is time consuming and full of effort, if you don’t know what you are looking for. There are a range of options on the market, and trying to navigate your child’s tastes on top of price can be a difficult task. To make this simple, here are the most popular options perfectly suited to kids. These bed throws in Australia are bound to be the right fit, as they present a wide range of options to suit the personality and needs of your little one, as well as being well-suited to the Australian climate.
What is the Difference Between a Bed Throw and a Blanket?
Firstly, a bed throw is smaller than a blanket. A throw can be draped over couches, chairs, the foot of the bed, or on blanket racks or walls. Throws provide comfort for wherever you’re sitting, whether that’s the lounge or on a chair. As well as providing great warmth, they are a visually pleasing addition to the styling of any room.
Why Does My Child Need a Throw?
A throw gives a cosy, stylish update to any room. In Australia, a throw can offer that bit of warmth without smothering in the heat, sitting perfectly at the end of a bed, and less heavy than a duvet. However, in the colder months where the temperature truly drops, a throw is the perfect solution. There are a range of throws on the market, which are available at an affordable price. If you’d like to invest in something a little more high-end, there are hand-woven throws made from premium fabrics… but if your child is chronically spilling messes on soft surfaces such as lounge chairs, perhaps this is a sign to invest in something that has warmth without being a disaster if stained. Wait until your child is older before buying them a premium throw blanket.
From chunky cable knit to chain rib angora, there is a range of quality throws you can choose from for your child. Bring your child along when you go shopping, to get a sense of their tastes and the colour schemes that they are drawn to. Ordering online is another great option for busy families, though children, as sensory-driven human beings, won’t necessarily have the same level of input. Use your judgment and know whether an expensive throw will get ruined within five minutes, or go the distance and last your child into adulthood. If all else fails, you can always remove any stain. You just need to know how, and there’s always a way!
We hope you find a throw to reflect the needs, style and personality of your child. There’s something out there for everyone, with just a little bit of hunting. Just think about what best suits the tone and style of the room, as well as the styling of your home in general – with a warm throw, you can expect your child to use it and never let it go – the last thing you want is a hot pink or lurid orange throw in your beige and white living room!