Overstock.com, Berkshire Blanket and JCPenney suggest using lightweight woven cotton blankets during the summer. For example, the lightweight, breathable Berkshire Blanket comfy soft cotton blanket, available at Bed Bath & Beyond, is perfect for summers.
In addition to the Berkshire Blanket sold at Bed Bath & Beyond, BerkshireBlanket.com also sells its summer blankets directly to the public. Its triple-knit cotton blanket is available in white, latte and ocean, and features a smooth, soft knit with 2-inch jersey knit binding borders. The Egyptian cotton blanket is a reversible, textured weave with 1-inch stitched borders, offered in white, hillside green and blush.
JCPenney.com offers three styles of lightweight 100-percent cotton blankets. The JCPenney Home woven cotton blanket has a soft, slightly open-weave for breathability and comes in six colors. Royal Velvet, an Egyptian cotton blanket, has a tighter weave and is available in 10 colors. Loom-woven Vellux blankets are available in white, winter pear, gray mist, ecru and tan. These blankets are offered in twin, full/queen and king sizes.
At Overstock.com, the feather touch mercerized zero twist cotton lightweight blanket is among the highest-rated summertime covers. Made from 100-percent mercerized cotton, the blankets feature a waffle-weave pattern and come in ivory, platinum or white.