Maple and Spud
Weighted Blanket Small/Medium (Baby Flamingo Turqoise)
A weighted blanket designed to be approximately 10% of your body weight to naturally reduce stress and increase relaxation. The pressure of the blanket provides proprioceptive input to the brain and releases a hormone called serotonin which is a calming chemical in the body.
Sizing: Please keep in mind that this blanket is designed to fit the person and NOT the bed! If you are unsure then measure the childs height. The weight of the blanket should be 10% of the person's weight plus 1-2 lbs.
- Small: This size should work for most children up to about age 10
- Medium: Pre-Teens and Teens should be fine with this size.
- Large: Adult
Used by Adults, Teens and Children these blankets can provide much needed relief in a non medical way.
What conditions can be helped with a weighted blanket?
- ADD/ADHD Spectrum disorder
- Sensory Processing Disorders
- Restless Leg Syndrome
- Some symptoms from Alzhiemers/Parkinsons can be relieved with the calming therapy of a weighted blanket.
Just because something is functional doesn't mean it can't be beautiful too!
Handmade in Ireland using the highest quality fabrics. Filled with non-toxic / Hypoallergenic plastic pellets. A synthetic polyfill layer within the blanket provides added cushioning and more even weight distribution.
Machine washable and full care instructions provided.
Shipping: Please note that we are currently happy to ship to Ireland, United Kingdom and to the USA. Outside of those locations please contact us before ordering and we will provide you with a shipping quote.
Please allow 2-3 weeks for your order to be processed.
Safety Warning: Not designed for children under the age of 3 yrs or anyone who us unable to remove the blanket without assistance.Please consut a doctor before using on small children or the infirm. Never use a weighted blanket as a restraint or punishment.