These blankets are soft and high in quality. They are also thick and available in a wide variety of colors. This blanket is designed for use by yoga enthusiasts outside the studio. It is also great as a yoga bolster and is appropriate to meditate on. This is an ideal blanket for when camping, the beach, and picnics. It is also great for use as a twin bedspread, Southwest throw, accent throw, home décor, car seat covers, or outdoor blanket. If it is washed in cold water, this blanket is also stain-resistant. It requires no bleach to whiten it. This is a great gift for anyone! Anytime, any where, any occasion.