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The Green Life: Green Your ZZZs: Stay Warm with Blankets

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February 24, 2010

Green Your ZZZs: Stay Warm with Blankets

Use fabric scraps to make a quiltYou may spend a third of your life sleeping, so you might as well snooze in a bedroom that's healthy and eco-friendly. This week, we'll give you tips for a greener night's sleep.

Tip #3: Use Extra Blankets in Winter

Save energy and money by turning down the thermostat and throwing an extra blanket on the bed. As with sheets, look for natural, organic fibers when purchasing a new blanket. Even better, skip the "new" part and make your own quilt from recycled sweaters. 

Share your tips: Have you found a great place to buy eco-friendly quilts?

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