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Add historic charm to your country cabin or urban bachelor pad alike with a deluxe blanket sporting an iconic heritage print, be it trapper stripes, buffalo checks or traditional plaids.

1. Made of 100-per-cent pure virgin wool, Pendleton’s motor blankets feature authentic Scottish tartans (this one is called Maple Leaf Plaid) and come with a handy leather carrier for cuddling on the go. $105 through www.drakegeneralstore.ca.

2. A national icon since 1780, the Hudson’s Bay Company’s multi-stripe point blanket is as classic as it is cozy. $275 to $475 through www.thebay.com.

3. Shown here in ecru/camel, Hermès’s signature wool-cashmere Avalon H blanket is letter-perfect on a cold winter night. $1,295 at Hermès boutiques across Canada (visit www.hermes.ca for details).

Photos by Deborah Baic/The Globe and Mail

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