The BEST personalized gift available! Due to requests we have finally been able to offer a weighted blanket with YOUR PHOTOS! Available in 2 sizes!
28x32 inches (3 to 5 pounds)
40x50 inches (5 to 15 pounds)
***If you are specifically looking for a TWIN SIZE please select our 40x70 or 40x80 option. Anything smaller than 40x70 is not considered TWIN SIZE. This weighted blanket option is not available in anything larger than 40x50***
INSTRUCTIONS FOR ORDERING:
1. Once you have decided that this is exactly the gift that you have been searching for, add the size and weight of blanket you wish to purchase, along with the color backing fabric you wish for your new blanket to have to your cart and complete the checkout process.
2. Select up to 10 of your favorite, high quality photographs from your own digital library. The larger the file size, the better for sharpness on the fabric. The brighter the photograph, the better for well balanced photo on the fabric. Email them directly to:
weightedblanket [!at] namastehandmade.com
Please include your etsy username, or name of person blanket will be shipping to in the body of your email. You might need to send 2 emails due to file sizes, and that's okay!
3. Once we receive your email(s) we input your photographs into our optimizing program that places your photos in a collage format. We will send you a proof here on Etsy, NOT to the email we received with the pictures. Please be on the lookout in your Etsy messaging inbox. You should receive a proof within a few hours after you send the pictures to us, unless it's between the hours of 9pm and 9am EST. Once you approve the proof your fabric will be printed! Please note, every collage has the potential for being visually formatted differently. We have included 2 samples of our 40x50 size so you can see that there are 2 different layouts that the photos provided created those optimal layouts. We can switch photos if you wanted certain photos to be arranged in a particular order, but the size of the box will change with the file size. This is to prevent a blurry outcome.
4. Sit back, relax, and wait for the best gift EVER to arrive!
PLEASE NOTE: Due to the nature of this item it is IMPERATIVE that we have communication from you. If we do not hear from you within 48 hours ordering and we contact you about your photos, your processing times may be extended as they are based on ordering your fabric within 2 days (max) of receiving your order.
We also offer GLASS BEADS as an upgrade. To order your new custom blanket with GLASS BEADS please also include this listing in your cart at checkout with the same pounds selected as your blanket:
The glass bead filling is an UPGRADE. If you do not purchase the glass bead upgrade listing your blanket will not be filled with glass beads even if you write it in the comment box at checkout. There is an extra fee for the glass beads.
This is a sensory weighted blanket. The blanket comes in 3 to 15 pounds and measurements are in inches.
The blanket is reinforced around all the sides. Individual sections for this listing are particularly large due to the nature of the photographs and how the photos are printed onto the fabric. We are unable to guarantee that a stitch line will not go through a face or other object on the photos. We line and sew by the solid color backing, not the photo side. Up-close pictures are provided in the listing to show that we DO have to sew through the photos to create an evenly weighted blanket. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask PRIOR to ordering. Once your blanket is ordered we begin processing and NO REFUNDS or CANCELLATIONS will be given for ANY reason.
This is filled with non toxic poly pellets and can be washed in a washing machine and dried in a clothes dryer. This is a very durable blanket.
Blankets are shipped by USPS PRIORITY MAIL. Please note that there may be delays beyond this shops control due to the nature of having to depend on having the fabric shipped to the shop to be made for you. All effort will be placed to ensure accurate shipping times to you and you will be contacted if there is any foreseen delay due to the shipment of fabric to the shop.
By competing the checkout process you agree to the following terms and conditions. Thank you for understanding. Please know that our #1 goal is to keep everyone, especially your children SAFE and HAPPY.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION:
Weighted Blankets should be used as part of therapy. No one should EVER be forced to use a weight product, or wrapped/swaddled in one, nor should a weighted blanket be used over someones head and/or face area. Weighted Blankets should be made available to the individual and used as a tool for comfort as they feel the need. Do not use on infants under 3 months of age ever, or on infants under one year without consulting with your physician, persons with serious lung conditions or difficulty breathing, without consent and direction of a physician. Please consult your physician, clinician, or therapist with any questions about specific individual use. If poly-pellets should release from a Blanket due to damage, or long-term wear, they are not harmful, but can be a choking hazard, and care should be taken to make sure they are not ingested, as is the case with any non-edible item. NamasteHandMade manufactures products only and cannot give advice on Therapy. We will make each product to order based on your order & specifications. The formula we recommend is 10% of body weight + 1 lb, is the industry standard, and has been suggested by many therapists. We are not your licensed therapists. To ensure you have the correct weight for your needs, please contact your doctor, clinician or therapist. NamasteHandMade takes every precaution to ensure a quality product. Please inspect for defect or damage before use. If noted please discontinue use immediately. Products are completely encased and all exterior seams are double stitched for your safety. If you notice a tear, especially one exposing pellets, discontinue use until repair or replacement can be made. Do not ever place our products in the Microwave Oven as they could cause serious burns or a fire. Also heat such as the oven or direct heat from sources such as an iron will cause damage. If you would like to warm your blanket, we recommend placing it in the clothes dryer for 10-20 minutes as the ONLY way to warm it.
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE PURCHASING. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not purchase. By completing the checkout process you agree to the following terms and conditions:
This site and the materials and products on this site are provided "as is" and without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, NamasteHandMade disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.
Limitation of Liability
NamasteHandMade shall not be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials on this listing or the performance of the products, even if NamasteHandMade has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation of exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.
You agree that jurisdiction over and venue in any legal proceeding directly or indirectly arising out of or relating to this purchase (including but not limited to the purchase of NamasteHandMade products) shall be in the state or federal courts located in the owners home county and state. Any cause of action or claim you may have with respect to this purchase (including but not limited to the purchase of NamasteHandMade products) must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises. NamasteHandMade's failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these terms and conditions shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Neither the course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice shall act to modify any of these terms and conditions. NamasteHandMade may assign its rights and duties under this Agreement to any party at any time without notice to you.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless NamasteHandMade, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers (collectively the "Service Providers") from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from any violation of these terms and conditions or any activity related to your account (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing the site using your Internet account.
NamasteHandMade products are not licensed products of the copyright/trademark owners of the fabrics used. Our products however may be hand-crafted from licensed fabric. With the exception of the fabric, the blankets and other products are not affiliated/connected with, or sponsored in any way with the copyright/trademark owners.
We take pride in our products and workmanship, and stand behind our products and quality of work. If for any reason you are not happy with your purchase, please contact us.
Return Policy: All sales are final
This blanket is hand made and to ensure straight lines and even weight distribution we use a non toxic chalk to mark our sewing lines. Please be aware that your blanket will have visible lines that will disappear either with use, or after washing blanket in a washing machine. This is a cosmetic feature that does not alter the effectiveness of the blanket. Color of lines may be any of the following: white, cream, yellow, blue, red, orange, or purple. We select the color of chalk used based on the color of your fabric selection. We cannot accept requests on color of chalk used. Thank you for understanding.
We do not use any "poly fil," liners, extra layers of fabric, or "fluff" in our blankets. Allergens, potential for mold growth if not laundered and dried properly, potential for a host of complications for your new weighted blanket would be present if we altered our blanket design. Please note that your weighted blanket from Namaste Hand Made LLC will be constructed of 2 layers of fabric (one layer for the "front" and one layer for the "back."), and weight filling. If you desire a "thicker" blanket or one with "stuffing" or "fluff" we could recommend purchasing elsewhere. Our main goal is the safety of our blanket users. While we strive to make a beautiful blanket for you, we are making and providing a sensory tool/blanket with a purpose. All the extra components are not necessary for the primary function of a weighted blanket.
Also, at this time...unless specifically discussed prior to blanket purchase we do not accept custom thread color choices. We will use a matching/complimenting/ or neutral thread color for your new blanket. If the color of thread is important to you we will be happy to discuss your color preferences PRIOR to your blanket purchase otherwise thread color is left at our discretion.
As with any handmade item, there will be some variation on inch measurement and weight. Tape measures, quilting rules, yard sticks, and other measuring tools can and will measure an "inch" a bit different. We do our best to produce your finished product as close to the advertised dimension and weight as possible. Also, to ensure that your item remains in NEW condition, and to avoid any ALLERGY interactions, we DO NOT PREWASH FABRIC. After you receive your item, should you choose to wash-please note, the majority of our products are made with cotton or other natural fibers that can shrink during the laundering process.
CLARIFICATION TO "POCKET/PARTITION/SECTIONS" THAT HOLD THE WEIGHTED PELLETS OR GLASS BEADS:
As described earlier in this listing, our blankets have sewn "pockets, partitions, sections" that hold the weighted medium used to weigh the blanket. These are approximately 6x6 inches. PLEASE NOTE: EACH POCKET WILL HOLD A SPECIFIC AMOUNT OF WEIGHT IN OUNCES BASED ON THE OVERALL WEIGHT OF THE BLANKET. -Hence “evenly distributed.” The pocket sizes will not change based on overall weight of the blanket. For example, a 5 pound blanket would have a lesser amount of filling than a 20 pound blanket. ALSO PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THE FILLING IN EACH POCKET WILL MOVE AROUND IN THAT PARTICULAR POCKET. To reiterate, while the OVERALL weighted filling of the blanket will not shift and gather or bunch into a mass of filling on the bottom or sides of the blanket when in use, the filling inside each pocket will be able to freely move around it's assigned pocket. We are working with plastic pellets or small glass beads....they will not be individually sewn into the weave of the fabric to hold it to one assigned part of the fabric like a button is sewn onto clothing. We cannot control the gravitational force of the earth and make all pellets/beads not move around at all. We apologize that we cannot fulfill everyone's expectations based off of blankets that are not our own. We encourage that if you have used/purchased a weighted blanket in the past and love it and the way it is made, please repurchase blankets from that company and do not expect our blankets to mimic their design. We have worked hard to perfect our design and what works for our customers. We will not fulfill ANY requests to alter our design for ANY reason.
Filling medium is based on WEIGHT and not the physical amount of pellets/beads included in each pocket. Please do not disassemble blanket and count each pellet then complain that one pocket has 2,532 pellets and another pocket only has 2,439.
ALL LISTINGS DEFAULT TO THE SMALLEST AND LIGHTEST OPTION WE HAVE AVAILABLE. If you do not click on the drop down menu and select a specific size and weight you WILL be ordering our SMALLEST AND LIGHTEST SIZE. We do not accept returns or exchanges for any reason, including but not limited to: "I expected a twin size and got a small, light blanket." "Why did you send me a tiny blanket when I wanted to cover my full size bed with this." And so on...
ALSO: The aesthetics of our finished products are important to us, and so is our stability and durability. To ensure our triple stitch design all the way around our blankets we FOLD OVER THE BACKING FABRIC on top of the front fabric to create a band of color/design from the back to the front. If this fold over will be an issue for yourself or the blanket user PLEASE DO NOT PURCHASE from us.
Having the experience of making weighted blankets for years now, we have to insist that if you have ANY questions please message the shop PRIOR TO ORDERING. We promise that unless you message us overnight we will respond quickly.
PROCESSING TIMES are listed for you to view prior to ordering. PLEASE NOTE: Writing in the “Notes to seller” section of your cart at checkout that you need your order before our processing times indicate do not make our processing times null and void for you. If you need a blanket before our processing times will allow please message us to discuss your needs and when appropriate we will advise on our “Rush” option if applicable.
Also, writing in the notes to seller section when you checkout with demands does not nullify our shop terms and policies. If processing is 2 to 3 weeks and you need delivery in 7 days DO NOT PURCHASE and then write in the notes section in your cart at checkout that if we cannot accommodate such a request then to cancel your order. WE DO NOT CANCEL FOR ANY REASON.
WHEN IN DOUBT, ASK FIRST THEN PURCHASE.
Deliver/Shipping concerns. We do not hand deliver packages, our items are shipped though a third party-typically the USPS. We do not have access to their tracking system and differently than you do. We cannot be responsible for their actions/delivery methods.
Additional Disclaimer: (because, we live in America)
This disclaimer does not cover misuse, accident, lightning, flood, tornado, tsunami, volcanic eruption, earthquake, hurricanes and other Acts of God, neglect, damage from improper reading, incorrect line voltage, improper or unauthorized use, broken antenna or marred cabinet, missing or altered serial numbers, removal of tag, electromagnetic radiation from nuclear blasts, sonic boom, crash, ship sinking or taking on water, motor vehicle crashing, dropping the item, falling rocks, leaky roof, broken glass, mud slides, forest fire, or projectile (which can include, but not be limited to, arrows, bullets, shot, BB’s, paintball, shrapnel, lasers, napalm, torpedoes, or emissions of X-rays, Alpha, Beta and Gamma rays, knives, stones, etc.).
No license, express or implied, by estoppel or otherwise, to any Intellectual property rights are granted herein.
NHM disclaims all liability, including liability for infringement of any proprietary rights, relating to use of information in this specification. NHM does not warrant or represent that such use will not infringe such rights. In fact, that’s a very strong possibility.
And lets not forget California's Proposition 65. (which we are exempt from labeling regulations because we have less than 10 employees.)
One last thing. We try our VERY VERY BEST to be as open, transparent, and honest as we possibly can. We are a husband and wife team that construct and measure EVERYTHING with our own 2 hands. We do not respond nicely to extortion for feedback or refunds. If you want to cause drama we will gladly recommend another shop for you to play with, we are busy trying to help as many families as we can with these amazing blankets. We are human beings with our own special needs child, thank you for understanding.
ALL SALES FINAL. WHEN IN DOUBT, CONTACT US BEFORE PURCHASING.
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Custom orders are gladly accepted. If interested simply send a message with your request and you will be accommodated accordingly. We look forward to the opportunity to make a weighted blanket for you or your loved one.
All weighted items are MACHINE WASHABLE and DRYER SAFE. Wash with like colors, or separate on gentle cycle and dry on low heat in the dryer. Please refer to your machines manufactures suggestions on weight capacity before washing in your home appliances. Heavier blankets may require the use of an industrial washing machine, and dryer.
Namaste Hand Made is proud to offer bulk pricing to educational facilities, foster care systems, and therapy centers. Please send a message in regards to pricing as prices vary with specific needs in weight and volume of blankets/items required.