According to a 2009 article in the Los Angeles Times, cashmere is eight times warmer than sheep's wool. It is also significantly lighter if the garment is made of high-quality, 100-percent cashmere. More »

Fleece is a soft fabric used as a substitute for wool in clothing or other garments. American company Malden Mills originated Polartec, a type of synthetic fleece fabric. After Polartec's introduction, fleece material, r... More »

An electric blanket is one of the warmest blankets a person can use to stay comfortable. They plug into a power source to help keep individuals warm. For added safety, many people use electric blankets featuring an autom... More » Home & Garden

Cashmere is made from the under layer of short hair from a goat that's been bred specifically for that hair. The undercoat is soft compared with the coarse top layer of hair that covers it, and people pay a premium to ge... More » Beauty & Fashion Clothing

Washing a cashmere sweater in warm to hot water, or washing and rinsing a garment in different temperatures, can lead to shrinkage. Applying heat, for example, by putting it in the dryer or in direct sunlight, also will ... More »

Cashmere wool comes from the downy undercoat of cashmere goats. These goats are bred specifically for their fleece; the cashmere fleece is removed in early spring after its maximum length is reached. More »

Bed Buddy, Volt, and Dr. Scholl's are brands that sell foot warmer slippers. They are available for purchase online from,, and, or in stores such as Target, Meijer and Wal-Mart. Foot wa... More » Beauty & Fashion Clothing