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The Bearaby Napper is one of the most attractive weighted blankets I tested, and it's got plenty of heft to go with it

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Jen Gushue/Insider Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Weighted blankets are a useful sleep aid but are often limited in their design sensibilities.The uses organic cotton to weave the most attractive weighted blanket I've tested.The Napper you receive may be heavier than advertised; the 15-pound I ordered actually weighed 24 pounds. Cotton Napper (small) Recent studies have shown promising results tha...
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An honest assessment of the heaviest Gravity Blanket you can buy, which weighs in at 35 pounds

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Jen Gushue/Business Insider The Gravity Blanket is one of the only weighted blankets on the market that comes in a 35-pound version.You should use a weighted blanket that is at least 10% of your body weight for the best results.At first, I was intimidated by the ultra-heavy blanket, but the added pressure helped me sleep through the night. Blanket (35 lb, Queen/King) (small) Gravity was one of the first ...
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The Curfew Dream Blanket is infused with calming CBD, but the effects I felt were minimal at best and wore off quickly

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. ($295) from Bear Mattress sibling brand, Curfew, is the world's first CBD-infused blanket.The blanket is very soft and comfortable. It feels like a perfectly broken-in sweatshirt.Ultimately, though, the added benefits of the CBD are too negligible to recommend it as a sleep aid.I spoke with Johns Hopkins University cannabis researcher Ryan Vandrey, Ph.D., and he wasn't convinced the blanket was a viable way to...
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The best bread delivery services, from NYC's bagel shops to online grocery stores

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Williams Sonoma With many bakeries closed during the pandemic, you may be missing the crunch of fresh-baked bread.Here's a list of places to order bread online, from fresh boules to par-baked loaves you finish at home.If you're set on making your own bread, you can pick up an easy bread recipe here.And if you're looking to order other groceries, check out our running list of where to buy groceries online...
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A guide to everything you need to work from home

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Eva-Katalin/Getty Many of us have made the shift to working from home in recent months.If it's time to design a makeshift office space, we have you covered.We've compiled a list of all our work-from-home articles so you can easily find what you're looking for.Here at Insider Reviews, our freelancers and remote employees know the work-from-home life very well. They've established daily routines, hav...
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The 5 best bed sheets we tested in 2021

Good sheets help you sleep better, so it's important to buy a set that's comfortable and long-lasting. We tested 13 sheets and consulted three experts to find the best sheets for every need.The L.L.Bean Percale Sheet Set, is our top pick; it's soft, breathable, and made from durable extra-long-staple cotton.Read more: The best duvet covers Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Even if you have the perfect mattress, it can be hard to fully enjoy your time in bed without a comfortable set of sheets. ...
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The 4 best vacuum cleaners in 2021 for carpet, hardwood, and even pet hair

No matter what kind of flooring or carpet you have, you need a good vacuum cleaner to keep them tidy.We like vacuums from Dyson, Shark, and Roborock for their strong suction and long battery life.Read more: The best robot vacuums Depending on how you feel about it, vacuuming can be the most dreaded chore of all, or a therapeutic ridding of all that dust, dirt, and whatever else might be hiding on and within your floors and carpets.We've tested plenty of vacuum cleaners over the years, and we hav...
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The best vacuum cleaners in 2021

No matter what kind of flooring or carpet you have, you need a good vacuum cleaner to keep them tidy.We like vacuums from Dyson, Shark, and Roborock for their strong suction and long battery life.Read more: The best robot vacuums Depending on how you feel about it, vacuuming can be the most dreaded chore of all, or a therapeutic ridding of all that dust, dirt, and whatever else might be hiding on and within your floors and carpets.We've tested plenty of vacuum cleaners over the years, and we hav...
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The best places to buy groceries online in 2021

Shopping for groceries online can be a convenient way to save time.Our top pick is Instacart because it's widely available nationwide without a membership fee, and you can "shop" locally.Due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, you may experience delays and low inventory for pantry and cleaning supplies.Many services have also updated their policies to reduce social interactions, support the shopper community, and more.  Online grocery shopping is an incredibly convenient way to shop without crowd...
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The best places to buy area rugs in 2021

Rugs USA Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky A good area rug adds personality to your space and keeps your floors protected.Rugs USA is the best place to buy area rugs because of its enormous selection and pricing that will fit any budget.Whether you have hardwood floors to protect from kids, dogs, or high heels; you have an unsightly scuff or stain you want to hide; or you simply need to add a bit of pizzazz to an otherwise bland space, area rugs serve a ton of purposes.Because personal t...
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The best gardening and landscaping tools in 2021

Having the right gardening tools and accessories makes all the difference when it comes to tending to your garden. Below, we've rounded up the best tools based on hours of testing.Whether you need a hose, rake, shears, or a shovel, we have you covered.See also: the best gardening tools for beginners.Gardening is rewarding in many ways, but having a good collection of tools is essential for making the time spent working in your garden both easier and more enjoyable.We've researched, tested, and r...
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The best coffee mugs in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky If you have one or more cups of coffee or tea every day, it's worth investing in a quality mug.Le Creuset's classic stoneware mug is our top choice for its durability and array of color options. If you start every morning with a cup of coffee but are still groggily reaching for an old mug you got for free several years ago, it may be time to upgrade. A quality coffee mug can make all the difference and is a worthy investment if you use it daily, especially sinc...
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The best weighted blankets of 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Though research remains limited, some recent findings say that weighted blankets can aid in sleep and reduce anxiety by providing constant gentle pressure, so we tested 11 weighted blankets to find the best ones.If you want a full comforter for your bed, our top pick is the . If you want to lounge on the couch, you're better off with the .If you're looking for a weighted blanket to help your child sleep better, we have a whole list of kids' weighted blankets ...
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We've tested over 10 women's underwear brands to find the best ones - here are the 5 we recommend most

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Underwear is a wardrobe essential you wear every day, so it should be the most comfortable and durable clothing you own.It's hard to pinpoint the absolute best pair of underwear, as everyone's needs and preferences vary, but there are several brands that are getting it right. We turn to brands like Tommy John, Everlane, and Parade for underwear, and our guide outlines our top picks from each brand. Underwe...
Tags: Reviews, Style, Women, Trends, Features, United States, Clothes, Air, American Eagle, Underwear, Everlane, Buying Guides, Aerie, Tommy John, True Co, Women's clothing


The best travel backpacks in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky A travel backpack packs like a suitcase but is small enough to wear on your back as you trudge through the airport or trek around a new city.We tested nine of the top travel backpacks and determined that the Tortuga Outbreaker is the best you can buy with its generous capacity, functional organizer pockets, and customizable strap system.If you're looking for a more traditional suitcase, check out our guide to the best carry-ons.Basically suitcases you can wear ...
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44 of the best things we've bought on Amazon for under $25

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon Many of the main perks to shopping on Amazon are the wide selections and low costs, but those things can also make it difficult to know what's really worth spending your money on.My favorite way to make sense of what's great on Amazon is by getting recommendations from friends and coworkers.I asked my Insider Inc. colleagues about the best things they've bought on Amazon for under $25 and un...
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How to watch the NHL without cable when the 2021 season begins on January 13

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The National Hockey League (NHL) will play a shortened 56-game season beginning January 13.To minimize travel and comply with Canadian border-crossing restrictions, the league has realigned into four geographically-based divisions.Due to local blackout restrictions and broadcast rights, you may need multiple subscriptions to watch as many games as possible.For the best ac...
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Our team tests hundreds of products and services every year - here are our 34 favorites from 2020

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Williams Sonoma The end of the year means time for reflection, and 2020 certainly came with ups and downs.But through it all, the Insider Reviews team continued to test and review countless products and services to find the very best.Here are our standout favorites from the year.Sign up for Insider Reviews' weekly newsletter for more buying advice and great deals.At Insider Reviews, we spend a lot ...
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The best places to buy groceries online

Shopping for groceries online can be a convenient way to save time and ensure you can get the food you need.Our top pick is Instacart because it allows you to "visit" your local grocery store, is available in most of the country, and doesn't require a membership fee to shop, though there are delivery and service fees to consider.Due to the novel coronavirus, many online grocery delivery services were previously experiencing delays fulfilling and shipping orders, as well as low inventory for hous...
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50 purchases that are making life during the pandemic a little more comfortable, enjoyable, and productive for us right now

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Ellen Hoffman/Business Insider As members of the Insider Reviews team, we spend most of our time researching, testing, and writing about products.We asked our colleagues to share the things that have been making life at home more comfortable these last nine months - from enabling new hobbies to solving unexpected annoyances. You can find 50 of our favorites below.Read more: We've tested several clo...
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The best travel mugs

We put a dozen travel mugs to the test for temperature retention, leak resistance, and general ease of use.The Zojirushi SM-SE Travel Mug kept coffee hot and ice frozen for the longest of any mug we tested.Plus, its locking lid ensures its contents stay safe inside. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky If you're frequently on the go, and you need your caffeine fix close at hand, a good travel mug likely features prominently in your daily routine.Any mug with a lid that you can carry from place to ...
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The 12 best adult Advent calendars you can still get in time for Christmas

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Anthropologie Advent calendars are a great way to get into the holiday spirit, making each day leading up to Christmas that much more exciting.From the traditional chocolate-filled calendar to a more adult whiskey tasting, we've found the best Advent calendars to suit any taste.If you're looking for Advent calendars to help your little ones count down to Christmas, check out our guide to the best A...
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The 17 best things the Insider Reviews team has tested or purchased recently for under $100

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. One of the best purchases I made this year was a bag of boba pearls from Amazon. Sally Kaplan/Business Insider $100 can get you pretty far if you know where to look. I asked my coworkers on the Insider Reviews team to share the best products under $100 that they've recently bought or tested.Sign up for Insider Review's weekly newsletter for more buying advice and great deals.The Insider Reviews team...
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The 7 best places to shop for women's underwear

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. You have to wear it every day, so you better make sure your underwear is the most comfortable clothing you own. It's impossible to declare one pair of underwear "the best," as everyone's needs and preferences are different. But there are brands that do intimates better than anyone else.We love brands like Tommy John, Everlane, and Parade for underwear, and our guide outlines our top picks from each brand. ...
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23 Cyber Monday 2020 deals you can still get for under $50, including Instant Pot, Google Nest, and the new Echo Dot

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Christian de Looper/Business Insider Cyber Monday is behind us, but there are still plenty of deals on smaller ticket items, and even some more expensive gadgets and gizmos seeing heavy discounts that you can grab for pretty cheap. We're rounding up the best deals you can find right now under $50.Some of our favorite smart home products from Amazon have dipped under the $50 threshold including the ...
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30 Cyber Monday deals you can still get for under $50, including a SodaStream, air fryer, and the new Echo Dot

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Christian de Looper/Business Insider Some of the best Cyber Monday 2020 deals this year will cost you less than $50.You can snag the newest 4th generation Echo Dot for $29, our favorite Coop Home Goods Adjustable Pillow for $48, or a Takeya Cold Brew Maker for $24.Below you'll find a list of our favorite deals still available, all for under $50.We're keeping track of the best Cyber Monday deals in ...
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20 Cyber Monday deals you can get right now for under $50, including a SodaStream, air fryer, and the new Echo Dot

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Christian de Looper/Business Insider Some of the best Cyber Monday 2020 deals this year will cost you less than $50.You can snag the newest 4th generation Echo Dot for $29, our favorite Coop Home Goods Adjustable Pillow for $48, or a reader favorite Chamberlain MyQ Smart Garage Door Opener for $30.Below you'll find a list of our favorite deals still available, all for under $50.We're keeping track ...
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Walmart's 2020 Black Friday deals are already live and include savings on Nest Hubs, Echelon exercise bikes, Instant Pots, and more

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Christian de Looper/Business Insider You don't have to wait until November 27 to score great deals from Walmart. Favorites like Instant Pots and Nest Hubs are already available at discounted prices.We're seeing similar deals for these products and more at competing retailers like Amazon, Best Buy, and Target.See more: How to get a free 15-day trial of Walmart Plus, Walmart's Amazon Prime-like membe...
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The best vacuum cleaners in 2020

Whether you have carpeting or hardwood in your space, you need a good vacuum cleaner to keep the floors tidy.We've written multiple guides to the best vacuums including the best robot vacuums, the best affordable vacuums, the best vacuums for pet hair, and the best cordless vacuum.Each vacuum featured here is the top pick in each of the above guides.Vacuum cleaners often go on sale during major shopping holidays, so we're tracking all the best deals during Black Friday and Cyber Monday.Vacuuming...
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Walmart's 2020 Black Friday deals are already live and include savings on Nest Hubs, Instant Pots, and more

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Christian de Looper/Business Insider You don't have to wait until November 27 to score great deals from Walmart. Favorites like Instant Pots and Nest Hubs are already available at discounted prices.We're seeing similar deals for these products and more at competing retailers like Amazon, Best Buy, and Target.See more: How to get a free 15-day trial of Walmart Plus, Walmart's Amazon Prime-like membe...
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