Colorful Fleece BlanketYou may have a fleece blanket that you use as a stadium blanket or as a cover to keep you warm on a chilly night, but have you thought about how many different types and uses there are for fleece blankets? Wrapping yourself in a cozy, comfortable fleece blanket while lounging around the house allows you to keep your thermostat turned down a little. That makes a fleece blanket a money saving investment. You might prefer a fleece blanket with sleeves to keep warm while watching television or reading.

A fleece blanket makes a perfect gift for a baby. There are blankets with various nursery type designs including nursery rhyme themes, floral patterns, and cartoon motifs. You can even find over size fleece crib blankets. There are some adorable appliqués for fleece baby blankets.

Fleece blankets come in light weight, medium weight, and heavy weight styles. Even the light weight blanket provides an amazing amount of warmth. They are easy to fold, pack, and carry with you when you're traveling. It's always nice to have your favorite blanket from home to make you more comfortable. Some styles come with a case to put the blanket in. The case and blanket can then serve as a pillow.

Not only can a fleece blanket be used to keep you warm on a cold night, this type of blanket can also be used to keep your dog warm. There are various sizes and style of fleece blankets for dogs. You can even have a dog blanket personalized if you would like. Any cold sensitive dog would love their very own fleece blanket.

The versatility of fleece continues to your wardrobe. There is actually a wearable fleece blanket. It includes a hood and also has pockets. This cape style blanket is equally as warm as the blankets you snuggle into at home.

You might think of fleece as something you need only in autumn and winter, but there is a type of fleece blanket that you will want to keep on hand year round. A fleece picnic blanket encourages summer fun. This blanket is made of heavyweight fleece and has a water resistant fabric on one side. Some of these picnic blankets can be rolled up so that they have a handle for easy carrying. Most come in the familiar blue or red tartan design and some can be personalized with various logo designs.