5 of the best throws to buy in Hampstead, Highgate and beyond

PUBLISHED: 13:14 01 February 2017 | UPDATED: 13:14 01 February 2017

Cuzco throw, £290, Monologue

Cuzco throw, £290, Monologue


As storm Doris approaches Britain wrap up warm in one of these soft, cosy throws that come in a rainbow of colours and styles. Snuggle up!

Cuzco throw, £290, MonologueCuzco throw, £290, Monologue

Monologue London

93 Redchurch Street, E2 7DJ

Best for: injecting style from sunnier climes to your wintry home

Inspired by 1930s European Modernist textiles, the Cuzco blanket’s (£290) vaguely Aztec abstract design also calls to mind the blanket’s Peruvian namesake. Woven in fine wool and natural silk, we favour the hot toned model for its promise that summer’s just around the corner.


Eleanor Pritchard blankets, from £241.95 at SelvedgeEleanor Pritchard blankets, from £241.95 at Selvedge

Eleanor Pritchard

Selvedge, 162 Archway Road, N6 5BB

Best for: artisanal British products which are folksy but not at all frumpy

Designed in south London, Eleanor Pritchard’s graphic 100 per cent wool blankets (from £241.95) reference such concepts as radio transmission and Morse code, but these palpable soft, colourful throws are anything but ethereal or pretentious.


Yosemite throw, £180, Sally Bourne InteriorsYosemite throw, £180, Sally Bourne Interiors

Sally Bourne Interiors

26 Muswell Hill Broadway, N10 3RT

Best for: a traditional, country house vibe

The Wallace Sewell Yosemite throw (£180) is made from 100 per cent Shetland wool, woven in vintage-inspired orange, mustard, green and brown for a comforting feel of home.


Teixidor throws, £250, Maud and MabelTeixidor throws, £250, Maud and Mabel

Maud & Mabel

10 Perrin’s Court, NW3 1QS

Best for: hand-crafted, rustic-look luxury

Hand woven on a loom in Spain in soft merino wool the Teixidor throw (£250) matches the look of the raw fibres with a subtle zing of primary colours in the blanket stitched edges.


Merino wool throw, £130, SCPMerino wool throw, £130, SCP


135-139 Curtain Road, EC2A 3BX

Best for: graphic, contemporary styles

Highland weaving given a bold, modern twist for a dreamy combination of comfort and style is the order of the day in this merino wool throw (£130) from Green Grove Weavers, based in Strathspey in Scotland.


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