Close

Whoa! You can't favorite your own shop.

Whoa! You can't buy your own item.

Whoa! You can't favorite own item.

Whoa! You can't add your own item to a list.

Add this item to a treasury!

Close
You don't have any treasuries yet. Enter a title below to create one.
Close

This item has been added.

View your treasury.

This item sold on November 8, 2012.

Like this item?

Add it to your favorites to revisit it later.
Request a custom order and have something made just for you.
Vintage Welsh Blanket from the 1950's mid century modern

A year round essential for summer festivals, camping trips, days at the beach & Picnics. Run through your washing machine on a wool wash at the end of the summer & its ready for cold evenings by the telly or to cover your bed in retro charm

This blanket is woven in Pretty pastel shades of green, white and pink with a hint of yellow
It measures 195cm (which is 77") by 170cm (which is 66")
It has a finge down two sides which measures 10cm (4") and the other two sides are finished with a blanket stich

considering this blanket is 60 years old it is in great condition! there are no pulls in the wool or big stains there are 3 little marks on it like the one photographed but these are very small and hard to notice, I haven't washed it as it smells fine so these could be lessened with a wash, I would recommend doing this no more than twice a year, see below for more information

We have one of these blankets and it comes with us everywhere :)
my children have spent hours on it at the beach or on picnics it really is part of the family
I found this one at a vintage fair and thought i'd share it with you but i'm slowly falling in love with it so grab it quick before I decide to keep it :)

This blanket is heavy! so the postage is high sorry, if when I send it it is cheaper I will refun any difference

Wool is self cleaning & over washing removes the natural oils & those added in the manufacturing process. So don`t put them through the wash too regularly. A couple of times a year is plenty. Before & after storing is perfect.
This one can be washed quite safely in your washing machine. Using a wool wash set to 30 Degrees, not a quick wash as temperatures vary, Use a mild detergent such as Woolite & no conditioner.

Please see my shop for more interesting finds http://www.etsy.com/shop/BaraWenVintage

or Join me on facebook where I share my finds first! http://www.facebook.com/BaraWenVintage

Vintage Welsh Blanket Mid Century Modern Wool Pastel Plaid Check picnic blanket bedding

Overview

  • Vintage item from the 1950s
  • Material: wool
  • Feedback: 52 reviews
  • Ships worldwide from United Kingdom
75