20 Best Summer Blankets (To Cool You Way Down On A Hot, Sticky Night)

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No more mid-night sweats.

It's that time of year when going to bed cold and waking up in a puddle of sweat is now a common thing. You find yourself waking up every morning flustered that you didn't sleep well because you were just too hot.

We know, we know, the last thing on your "to buy" list is a new cooling blanket. So, sit back and relax because we've done all the dirty work for you. Now, all you have to do is pull out your credit card to buy one of these summer blankets.

1. 100% Pure Flax Linen Blanket

This blanket comes in three different colors bound to match any decor in your house. The Flax absorbs the moisture, keeping you cool all night long.

(Amazon, $89)

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2. BedJet V2 Climate Control For Beds

Helps with hot flashes, night sweats, or just for hot sleepers! Comes with two wireless remotes so you can control the temperature from your smartphone. If that's not a high-tech summer blanket, we don't know what is.

(Amazon, $819)

3. Zen Bamboo Luxury Goose Down Comforter

Made with a blend of microfiber and bamboo, you'll feel cool all night long. This bad boy is also dust mite, stain, wrinkle, and fade-resistant! This is a great alternative for those families with little ones and pets!

(Amazon, $49)

4. CoCoon Coolmax Blanket

Perfect for the person on-the-go! Wrap up and carry with you wherever you go with this travel blanket. Great for long travel days in the air or on the road.

(Amazon, $37)

5. YANIBEST 100% Pure Natural Mulberry Silk Pillowcase

Rest your head easy on this silk pillowcase to help boost anti-aging, skin radiance, and help keep your hair from knotting. This pillowcase will also keep your cool while helping keep your hair and face happy and healthy.

(Amazon, $23)

6. Fleece Throw Blanket

Made with 100 percent polyester and is made for staying put in your living room or throwing in your carry on for travel. This design is sleek and soft and is described as sleeping on "pure wool."

(Amazon, $17)

7. Ugg Summer Knit Throw Blanket

That's right, the band we know and love also makes a blanket for you to snuggle into at night. This amazing fabric blend is so cozy and lightweight you may went to call in sick for work tomorrow.

(Bed, Bath, and Beyond, $99)

8. Intelligent Design Microlight Plush Blanket

If you live in an area where the climate is a little unpredictable, then add this blanket to your wish list. It can be used as a light blanket for those hot summer nights, or an additional layer for those cold ones that are hard to get through.

(Bed, Bath, and Beyond, $21)

9. Madison Park Microlight Blanket

Another great polyester find, great for everyday use and can easily be thrown in the washer without pilling or color fading. This blanket comes in a variety of colors, perfect for any room in the house.

(JCPenney, $31)

10. Blue Awning Stripe Woven Cotton Throw

A sleek and reversible designe to help add a pop to your room while keeping you comfortable at night. This piece is extremely durable and bound to keep you sweat-free in the summertime.

(Dash & Albert, $94)

11. THXSILK Washable Summer Comforter

This comforter helps regulate body temperature while fighting dust mites with its natural fibers that help fight allergies and asthma.

(Amazon, $189.99)

12. Microfleece Light Polyester Blanket

Bet you didn't think Home Depot sold anything besides hardware, huh? This blanket is lightweight yet provides warmth. This fabric is anti-pill and can easily be thrown in the wash without worry!

(Home Depot, $19)

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13. CoolMax Weighted Blanket

Helps wick away moisture to keep the body cool all evening long. The fabric is quick-drying and very breathable to help performance capabilities. Great for those living in a warm climate or a hot sleeper.

(Weighting Comforts, $269)

14. Smart Cool by CoolMax

A cheaper alternative to the CoolMax family, giving you a lightweight feeling without the heavy price point. The material is designed to build lasting comfort and a dry build.

(Overstock, $49)

15. Lightweight Oversized Down Blanket


This 230-thread count blanket is breathable and light for maximum comfort. You'll be able to throw this right in the wash and have it anywhere in your house. The blanket comes oversized perfect for those large kings and sleeper sofas!

(Amazon, $126)

16. Barefoot Dreams CozyChic Lite

Made of ultra light fabric, Barefoot Dreams has taken their signature design and crafted a light, summer blanket. Weaved with bamboo, you'll love feeling all wrapped up in this blanket.

(Barefoot Dreams, $167)

17. Hydrocool Down Alternative Insert

If you're looking to upgrade your entire bed set, look no further! This insert will give you the weighted feeling your looking for while cooling you down at night. The down feathers help fight dust and odors while keeping you cool through your sheets.

(Pottery Barn, $199)

18. Utopia Bedding Woven Cotton Blanket

Made with 100 percent cotton with a more oversized look to help prevent future shrinking (hey, it happens). Lightweight feeling perfect for those in between seasons of cold to hot.

(Amazon, $34)

19. Lavish Chevron Egyptian Cotton Blanket

Made right in India, this Egyptian cotton blanket will never steer you wrong. It's lightweight, breathable, and a little touch of style makes this the perfect fit for your home.

(Amazon, $32)

20. Superior Cotton Thermal Blanket

This is a statement throw blanket if we have ever seen one. This blanket comes in a variety of colors to help go with any decor you already have in your house. Perfect for layering on a cold night or peeling off for a warm one.

(Amazon, $31)

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