Frequently Asked Questions

The Blanket is a weighted blanket that helps you relax and sleep better. It can also ease the symptoms of stress and anxiety. Plus it looks great anywhere in the house!

The Blanket enables Deep Pressure Simulation (DPS), and thanks to scientific research, we know DPS can help improve quality of sleep. It has also been shown to help with stress and the following conditions:

  • Asperger syndrome
  • Autism
  • ADD / ADHD
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sensory disorders
  • Anxiety and depression
The Blanket weighs approx. 5kg and is suitable for anyone over 30kg in weight and 6+ years of age.
The blanket is 48x78”.
The Kuddly Blanket is highly breathable and is made from super-soft fleece. You can comfortably wear it in the winter or summer.
You should seek medical advice from a doctor before using a weighted blanket if you suffer from heart problems or diabetes or are pregnant.
Although we have machine washed several blankets our manufacturers always recommend you hand wash your blanket using cold water and a soft liquid detergent
Yes, it is. The Kuddly Blanket is made from hypoallergenic cotton and synthetic fleece with a non-toxic BPA glass bead filling.
The blanket uses BPA-free, non-toxic glass beads.
Most people take to their weighted blanket straight away. Others need a few nights with it before they feel really comfortable. We always say you should give your weighted blanket at least 14-days before deciding if it is right for you.
The Kuddly Blanket is made from breathable fabrics. The cover is a low-pile, soft-touch synthetic fleece which is warm in winter and cool in summer. The glass bead filling is better for temperature regulation than cheaper plastic beads.
No. The Kuddly Blanket is too heavy and is a suffocation risk.
According to scientific research, yes it can. A published in the journal Occupational Therapy in Mental Health, and a back this claim up. Kuddly users with anxiety also report a positive effect.
Glass, always! Plastic beads are less dense than glass beads, so they weigh less. This means more filling is needed to make up the weight, which results in a less comfortable blanket. If you want supreme comfort, glass beads are the way forward.
You can use your weighted blanket indefinitely. This is a 100% non-medicinal treatment so there are no adverse side effects to worry about.
If it is particularly warm, you can wear your weighted blanket without any duvet or additional bed sheet. This will help keep you cool.