Start Dating hudson bay point blankets

Dating hudson bay point blankets

The Métis peoples fashioned the blanket into a wrap coat with hood and fringing called a capote.

These additional colours were designed to better meet the needs of modern interior design schemes.

Quality in Manufacturing Originally the weavers of Witney, Oxfordshire were the principal suppliers of HBC blankets. demand for blankets had forced the Company to source its blankets in Yorkshire as well.

The blankets are woven 50% larger than their final finished size, thanks to a milling process which reduces them to prevent further shrinkage.